Lurie Children’s Division of Adolescent Medicine is seeking a full-time licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to youth ages 12 through 24 years of age and their families. Reporting to the Substance Use Program Director, this is a key clinical position working alongside other behavioral health providers in this subspecialty program. This program is unique in its focus, and we’re looking for an equally unique candidate who can effectively manage a fulltime clinical caseload within a multidisciplinary program of medical and behavioral health providers. The core functions of the Social Worker include: providing diagnostic and therapeutic services to children and their families, assisting patients and families with understanding and adhering to treatment plans, linking patients and families to community agencies and services and protective services for patients and families at risk. The position actively supports the Hospital’s and the Department’s quality goals and performs job functions adhering to service principles with customer service focus of innovation, service excellence and teamwork to provide the highest quality care and service to our patients, families, co-workers and others.
We are interested in applicants who are well-organized, flexible, and passionate about helping others.
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