Howard University Hospital | Washington, DC

    Social Worker (LGSW)

    Job Title
    Social Worker (LGSW)
    Job ID
    27631408
    Part Time
    Yes
    Location
    Washington,  DC
    Other Location
    Description
    With over 150 years of caring for our community and each other in the Washington DC area, Howard University Hospital has a world-renowned reputation for high-quality, patient-centric care. Howard University Hospital is the nation’s only teaching hospital located on a Historically Black University campus. It has created a superior learning environment with groundbreaking research and positive patient outcomes.
     
    Howard University Hospital seeks to hire a Social Worker (LGSW) who will embrace our reach and historic tradition of excellence. If you want to make a difference in someone’s life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference. 

    The Social Worker will: 
    • Participate in weekly Network Meetings.
    • Engage and support the implementation of Year Two Work Plan activities, Milestones, Reporting Systems.
    • Prepare and submit monthly activity reporting to Supervisor.
    • Participate in ongoing expectant and parenting teen recruitment and engagement.
    • Participate in Communication Planning and implementation.
    • Participate in Network Evaluation Design and Process.
    • Participate in training and additional educational opportunities as required.
    • Develop and implement screening tools to assess expectant and parenting teen support needs.
    • Engage clinical partners to align with the mission and goals of DC NEXT! STEPS.
    • Outreach to young parents for involvement in DC NEXT STEPS.
    • Participate in design and build of self-assessment optimal health tool.
    • Engage and motivate expectant and parenting youth.
    • Prioritize youth voice in intervention choices and design.
    • Participate in thirty minutes of supervision from a LICSW each week.
    A qualified candidate will possess:
    • The social workers are required to have a DC license and the requisite expertise, experience, and qualifications to provide Perinatal Support Services to expectant and parenting teens.
    • The social workers shall maintain all authorizations, approvals, licenses, and permits necessary in the District of Columbia.
    • The social workers will complete the services as required for 4 hours per week.

    At Howard University Hospital, our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:

    • Work-life balance
    • Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
    • Competitive, comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, vacation, sick leave, and 403B retirement plan)

    COVID-19 Vaccination 

    Howard University Hospital requires all external applicants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before commencing employment.  External Applicants may be required to furnish proof of vaccination and, if offered, may elect to be vaccinated at a designated Howard University Hospital location. 

    Required Skills

    -The social workers are required to have a DC license and the requisite expertise, experience, and qualifications to provide Perinatal Support Services to expectant and parenting teens.
    -The social workers shall maintain all authorizations, approvals, licenses, and permits necessary in the District of Columbia.
    -The social workers will complete the services as required for 4 hours per week.

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