LCSW Clinician - Belfast Outpatient Therapy

  • MaineHealth
  • Belfast, ME 04915, USA
  • Sep 23, 2022
Counseling Therapy

Job Description

Summary

$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS!*  

*Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former MaineHealth members are ineligible until greater than 3 months separation from employment. 

Licensure from the Maine State Board of Social Work as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is required. 

 

Position Summary:

This is an outstanding opportunity for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to join a team of highly skilled Clinician’s and provide outpatient therapy to clients across a spectrum of needs at our Belfast Outpatient Therapy Clinic, part of a broader Maine Behavioral Healthcare team.  

Maine Behavioral Healthcare provides an array of services at our outpatient practices for adults, adolescents and children challenged with mental health, developmental disorders, co-occurring and/or substance use issues. Through our Belfast location, we support the community in various ways, including Case Management and Behavioral Health HomesResidential and Supported HousingCounselingCrisis, and Psychiatry.

For this role, clinical duties may include:  

  • Conducting and documenting individual and family psychosocial assessments;
  • Documenting the findings of evaluations and progress in clients’ medical records;
  • Conducting and documenting family and/or couples treatment of clients and their families;
  • Maintaining contact with community resources for after care and providing comprehensive discharge planning services.
  • Providing services in a manner and language appropriate to the age and comprehensive level of the clients and their families.

This is a 24 hour a week, part time position, that qualifies for benefits. MaineHealth offers a robust benefits package that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever-changing, needs  

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs):  

  • Education: Master’s degree in Social Work or Clinical Counseling from an institution accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. 
  • License/Certifications: Maine State licensure to practice as a LCSW is required. Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation if applicable. 
  • Experience: 2+ years of related work experience in a health or mental health setting preferred; depending on client population to be serviced, desired work experience may vary. Prior experience with clinical methods and techniques used in individual, family and group therapy as related to mental health and/or substance abuse issues is required. 
  • Knowledge of social work/ counseling theories, therapies and techniques, as used in individual, family and group treatment, as well as principles of social welfare are required. 
Additional Information 

MaineHealth was ranked one of America’s Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, “Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.”  MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.