Social Worker (LSW)

Medical Marion, Ohio
ReqID: 29180


Management & Training Corporation (MTC) is a privately-held company that successfully operates Job Corps, corrections, medical, and Economic & Social Development contracts. MTC has been serving disadvantaged populations for over 30 years and employs nearly 10,000 workers. MTC is a rapidly-growing, innovative and competitive company.

Description

Reports administratively to the health care administrator and clinically to the psychologist. Responsible for a caseload of criminal offender patients within the facility in compliance with MTC Medical and Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (ODRC) directives.

Essential Functions:
Conduct individual counseling sessions as prescribed on the individual treatment plan.
Develop and implement treatment and therapeutic programs for assigned inmates.
Conduct diagnosis and evaluation tests for inmates to determine needs, establish goals and develop plans; make referrals to contract professionals for assessment and treatment of inmates.
Prepare progress reports; provide recommendations regarding discharge plans; make case presentations; and assist administrative and medical staff in development of statistical reports on assigned inmates.
Maintain and monitor confidentiality of inmates and their files; audit files to determine that all services provided are documented; review status of inmates to determine that all treatment and therapeutic programs are completed.
Screen requests for non-medical records and appropriately approve or disapprove responses following policy and procedures.
Attend scheduled staff meetings; promote communication and the proper flow of relevant information between administration, staff and inmates.
Attend seminars, workshops, conferences, and so forth, as required.
Maintain current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification; perform CPR in emergencies.
Promote the development of positive social skills through modeling appropriate behaviors and intervening when inappropriate behaviors are observed.
Maintain accountability of inmates and property; adhere to safety practices.

It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management.

Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor’s or higher in a social work or related program from an accredited institution and current licensure in the state of Ohio as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW). Two years prior work experience preferred. Valid driver’s license in the State of Ohio with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management. Must attain and maintain appropriate facility security clearance

 

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran