Join one of the nation's ten largest pediatric hospitals located in affordable Central California.
Valley Children's Hospital has an excellent opportunity for a full-time LCSW to work in our busy Emergency Department.
This position is accountable for meeting the psychosocial needs of patients and families through clinical assessment, crisis intervention, brief therapy, case consultation with the healthcare team and collaboration with other professionals in the community. This position is a licensed professional and serves as a leader within their profession. Upon acceptance of an offer of employment and prior to providing patient care, candidate must submit Scope of Practice to the Hospital Interdisciplinary Professional Practice Council.
This position requires: A) a Master's Degree from an accredited school of Social Work; B) a current Clinical Social Worker licensure (LCSW); C) a minimum of 2 years experience as a clinical social worker; and D) 2 years full-time equivalent experience in a hospital setting. Bilingual skills desirable.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and relocation assistance.
Valley Children's Healthcare is one of the nation's top ten largest free-standing pediatric hospitals located in Madera, CA, just five minutes north of Fresno, CA. Our 356 bed state-of-the-art facility is celebrating 17 years at our home overlooking the San Joaquin River bluffs. With 3000+ employees and over 450 physicians caring for the children of Central California, our service area spans ove...r 45,000 square miles. We are the only pediatric hospital between Los Angeles and San Francisco and one of the few with the distinction of being a Nursing Magnet hospital (3rd time re-designated).
The greater Fresno region is centrally located in the state and is affordable in comparison to the rest of the state. Plenty of outdoor activities, excellent schools, three national parks within a one hour drive including Yosemite National Park, and a three hour drive to LA, SF, Sacramento, and the beautiful Pacific Ocean along the Monterey/Carmel coast awaits.