Social Worker MSW Senior/Social Worker MSW

Michigan, United States
29 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

How to Apply

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

1.0 FTE MSW social work position in the Neurology Clinic on site at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital.


The ideal candidate will have experience and expertise assessing and providing interventions for psychosocial issues commonly seen in a pediatric population who often have multiple co-morbidities.

Required Qualifications*

Master's degree in Social Work from a school accredited by the Council of Social Work Education is necessary. Must have current clinical license to practice social work in the State of Michigan. Clinical practice concentration and field practicum or recent work experience in a hospital required.

Senior Level Requirement

Advancement through the career ladder at the Expert or Clinical Scholar Level is required for placement in the MSW Senior Classification.

Desired Qualifications*

The ideal candidate for this position will have experience in medical settings working with families and children around issues of chronic illness, loss, adjustment to illness and disability, learning/school issues and locating appropriate community resources. It is also essential to work well as a member of a multidisciplinary team in a fast paced environment. Experience working with pediatric patients, their families, and young adults is preferred.

Underfill Statement

This position may be underfilled at a lower classification depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate. Advancement through the career ladder at the Expert or Clinical Scholar Level is required for placement in the MSW Senior Classification

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.