As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis. HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. This position is at the Harborview Center for Sexual Assault Center (HCSATS). HCSATS is a leader in trauma and abuse and has run the Foster Care Assessment Program (FCAP) program for over 10 years. Harborview Medical Center/HCSATS has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time, day shift, SOCIAL WORKER SUPERVISOR. The Foster Care Assessment Program (FCAP) Social Worker Supervisor provides statewide program coordination and supervision of the FCAP team. The primary goals of the FCAP service are to: 1) assess the health and well being of children in out-of-home care and ensure that their needs have been met, and 2) identify and help remove obstacles to permanency planning. RESPONSIBILITIES:Develops and communicates program policies and procedures governing the delivery of FCAP services Provides clinical and program consultation, management oversight, and monitoring to ensure that program services are delivered in accordance with the FCAP Contract and established policies and standards Ensures referral acquisition, coordinates and facilitates Review Team, and communicates with consultants regarding program needs In collaboration with the FCAP Director, negotiates program changes, develops budgets and monitors contractual requirements with the Children's Administration on behalf of HCSATS Implements procedures to ensure the collection and entry of required program information. Assists in the analysis and reporting of program data to the Children's Administration Provides supervision for FCAP personnel including report editing, clinical consultation and performance evaluation Participates as a member of the HCSATS management team and attend HMC SW Supervisors monthly meetings Performs duties of a FCAP social worker including completing consultations, assessments and providing follow-up Performs other duties as assignedThis position provides opportunities to work in a fast-paced, challenging, diverse and rewarding environment. As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.REQUIREMENTS: A Master of Social Work Degree from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education AND four years of full-time professional social work experience. Two years of this experience must have been in a health care setting. OR Equivalent education/experience. LEGAL REQUIREMENT:Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker DESIRED: Experience/skills in the clinical assessment of abused/neglected children and their families Supervisory experience Collaborative work with DCYF and other community professionals and agencies Familiarity with foster care Experience with permanency planning
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.