At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Trauma & Community Resilience Center (BCH TCRC) in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The BCH TCRC is dedicated to understanding and promoting the healthy adjustment of children and adolescents who have experienced trauma and adversity. In partnership with communities and service systems we build prevention and intervention programs, conduct research, and develop resources to assist service providers. At the BCH TCRC we believe that social justice, equity and human rights are at the core of a healthy society and healthy children, and actively work to promote these values through our collaborative models of care
The BCH TCRC currently focuses on three "core" areas of programming: Refugee Trauma and Resilience , Multidisciplinary Violence Prevention, and trauma, and multicultural education. The current position is within the Multidisciplinary Violence Prevention Team (MVPT)
The BCH TCRC Clinical Social Worker will be responsible for:
Conducting in-depth psychosocial interviews with youth referred to our regional MVPT.
Identifying and mapping resources available to youth in communities throughout New England.
Conducting outreach to providers and facilitating client engagement in services.
Maintaining regular contact with providers and families engaged through the MVPT.
Participating in weekly services coordination team meetings, presenting cases and participating in case conferences.
Assisting with general administrative tasks, including organizing project materials and coordinating project activities.
Coordinating phone, virtual and in-person meetings with partners and collaborators.
Assisting the Program Evaluator in preparing quarterly and annual evaluation reports.
Attending weekly team meetings with center leadership and staff.
Communicating with providers from different service sectors.
Conducting interviews with youth participating in program and evaluation activities.
Coordinating activities with current TCRC staff.
Participating in school-based or community-based youth resilience projects.
To qualify, you must have:
A Master's degree in Social Work, LICSW in the state of MA.
Previous clinical social work experience preferred.
Ability to work in multicultural settings and comfort working with clients from diverse backgrounds and ideological perspectives.
Willingness to work with high-risk youth.
Prior experience with community-based programs is preferred.
Access to a motor vehicle and valid driver's license is highly preferred.
Diverse candidates strongly encouraged to apply.
This is a 30 hour position that is eligible for full time benefits.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.