Clinical Social Worker (Health/Correctional Facility) - Safety(ISUDT)
Substance Abuse Treatment Facility - Corcoran
California Correctional Health Care Services
Clinical Social Worker (Health/Correctional Facility)-Safety - Integrated Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program (ISUDT)
$82,680 - $105,168 Annual Range (Licensed)
Do you have a keen professional interest in addiction medicine and substance use treatment? California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking California-licensed clinical social workers to join our Integrated Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program. This newly-created statewide program is designed to provide integrated, specialized care to patients with a history of substance use who require additional medical assistance. ISUDT staff are committed to providing optimal care, promoting patients’ successful reintegration into society, and reducing recidivism. During the COVID-19 state of emergency, the Mental Health Program will offer Telework options which will be provided based on operational availability. In addition, hiring interviews will be available virtually using teleconferencing or video conferencing options.
We currently have opportunities at the Substance Abuse Treatment Facility, located in Corcoran. This central valley rural town is a short commute from the bedroom communities of Merced and Fresno. From here, you can enjoy a variety of activities, including exploring Yosemite National Park, discovering regional wineries, or cheering on the Fresno State Bulldogs.
Within this program and under the general direction of the Supervising Psychiatric Social Worker I, you will:
Provide screening and assessment for substance use disorders to determine treatment needs and level of care
Develop comprehensive treatment plans
Coordinate with the Primary Care Team to provide quality care
Provide short-term counseling intervention to address client needs surrounding substance use disorders
To thrive in this position, you must be:
Knowledgeable in substance use disorder assessment and treatment
Skilled in the area of motivational interviewing
Knowledgeable in the area of trauma-informed care
In return for your efforts, CCHCS offers a competitive benefits package, including:
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years – visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plan options
Free on-site CEUs
Generous paid time off, including 11 holidays per year
401(k) and 457 retirement options
And much more
Please review the appropriate bulletin/assessment on the Bulletin Page for the Minimum Qualifications and, if qualified, complete the Assessment according to the instructions.
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