Education: Master's Degree in SocialWork or related field, such as Psychology or Counseling
Licensure: Licensed as Graduate Social Work - (LGSW) orLicensed Graduate Professional Counselor – (LGPC) in the State of Maryland
Experience: One (1) year of professional or field experiencerelated to mental health services or programming.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Possess knowledge best practices in the field as well as relevant federal, state, and local rules, regulations, and programs/policies utilizing proper application of diagnostic tools. Able to recognize and respond sensitively to any potential concerns regarding a child's social and emotional development. Able to perform position in compliance with all requirements, regulations, and laws. Ability to maintain high standards with the work being performed and maintain awareness with trends and influences. Assumes personal responsibility for all outcomes; makes effective and timely decisions; and learns how to effectively use technology. Maintains productivity and uses knowledge strategies to increase knowledge base. Ability to use measurable and verifiable information for resolving problems and facilitating decision-making processes.
- Ability to effectively communicate both verbal and written thoughts, ideas, and facts. Interprets and understands written information and is able to listen attentively to verbal and non-verbal cues that lead to a deeper understanding. Ability to maintain confidentiality of client information in accordance with professional standards, HIPAA (Health Information Portability & Accountability Act) and FERPA (Family Education Rights and Privacy Act) and state regulations. Ability to effectively interact with a diverse client population using various approved interviewing techniques and consultative approaches
- Ability to independently review and authorize documentation of others for reimbursement or grant submissions. Ability to work cooperatively with others and demonstrates professional, ethical, respectful, and courteous behavior when interacting with others. Capable of interacting pleasantly and positively with other to meet customer expectations, and provide follow up with customers.
Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience
If accommodations are needed for a disability,please contact Human Resource Services at 410-706-2606, Monday – Friday, 8:30am– 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities,women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged toapply.