East Carolina University

Greenville , NC
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Social Work Practitioner - Advanced

East Carolina University
Greenville, NC Full-time
Posted on June 3, 2018

Vacancy #: 966265
Recruitment Range: $29,741-$70,807
Closing Date: 06/12/2018

Organizational Unit Overview: The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
is dedicated to providing excellence in education, patient care, research, and service in
mental health. We strive to foster a collaborative environment committed to improving
the health and well-being of the people of eastern North Carolina and beyond. We support
and advance evidence-based practice, sound scientific principles, and compassion in
addressing the needs of our learners, our patients, our colleagues, and our community.

Job Duties: The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine seeks a licensed
clinical Social Work Practitioner to work in its Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic. Duties include
providing therapeutic services to adult clients. The possibility of providing services
to children/adolescents/families may also apply. Applicant will be responsible for providing
evidence-based treatment, maintaining required documentation showing diagnostic
evaluation, treatment plan, and client progress. This position also will have the future
possibility of involving the provision of services through the Telepsychiatry program.
The position also participates in the teaching and clinical supervision of medical students,
psychiatry residents, and other health professional trainees.

The successful candidate will establish and maintain a professional and collaborative relationship with providers and referral sources in the region, both as part of a marketing
and referral process and to assure that patients are connected to the appropriate treatment
program including interfacing with community support systems.


The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant
Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital
for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a Human Services discipline with coursework related to the area of assignment. Some positions may require certification to practice as a certified or licensed Clinical Social Worker as required by the North Carolina
Social Work Certification Board. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:
*MSW, DSW, or PhD in social work from CSWE accredited school.

  • Certification to practice as a certified or licensed Clinical Social Worker by the North
    Carolina Social Work Certification and Licensure Board.
  • 2 years post LCSW clinical social work practice.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with the population served, including their
    families, and work professionally and collaboratively as a member of a multi-disciplinary team to provide services for clients and families is essential.

Special Instructions to Applicant:

  • Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education
    are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when
    completing the job duties section.
  • If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment).
  • Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your
    application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving
    full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Application Types Accepted: Applications must be received in the Department of
Human Resources by the closing date of 06/12/2018 to be considered. Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy # 966265 to ECU Human Resources at

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