MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB
The Regional Coordinator of Clinical/Behavioral Services (Social Worker I, HS) is responsible for supporting individuals with behavioral challenges within the community. This position is responsible for contributing to the oversight and support of a statewide regional behavioral support system in Maryland. Under the guidance of the State Coordinator of Clinical Services, this position works with the Regional Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) Office staff to provide oversight and technical assistance regarding assessment of service needs in behavior supports.
**Clinical social work experience under the supervision of a LCSW-C will be offered to the hired candidate which may be used towards LCSW-C licensure.**
Education: Determined by the Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners under the licensing requirements for Social Workers.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
The successful candidate should also have knowledge of DDA programs, excellent customer service skills, experience working with individuals with behavioral challenges, and knowledge and understanding of case management. A valid motor vehicle operator's license is necessary, if duties require travel.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, AND CERTIFICATIONS
1. Candidates must be licensed as a Graduate Social Worker (on or by June 30, 2018), Master Social Worker(on or after July 1, 2018) or Certified Social Worker by the Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners prior to appointment to a position in State service. Applicants who do not have a license may also apply pending receipt of the required license. When the license is obtained, submit a copy to the Maryland Department of Health Testing Unit.
2. Candidates appointed to positions in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of an automobile. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess an appropriate operator's license valid in the State of Maryland.
All applications must be submitted online by, June 15, 2021, at 11:59:00 PM.
Apply to Recruitment#: 21-001991-0004
Have your LCSW-C? Check out Recruitment#: 21-001994-0002
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People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruitment, retaining, and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.