ChristianaCare is recruiting for several clinical social workers for the position of Behavioral Health Consultant to work collaboratively with our clinical teams in primary care or specialty medical practices located in DE, PA or NJ.
Our Mission is to improve the health of the community by providing people with psychosocial needs comprehensive, compassionate, multidisciplinary care and guidance to perceive and achieve their fullest potential.
Our Vision is the belief that all people with psychosocial care needs deserve optimal wellness, acceptance, and access to high quality, comprehensive care.
In this role, the Behavioral Health Consultant will contribute to the overall operation of ChristianaCare's behavioral health department and the daily care of an outpatient population in primary care or specialty care. The Behavioral Health Consultant will function as a member of a clinical team providing consultation, assessment, treatment and behavioral health education and also serve as a conduit to Behavioral Health as part of the design of this integrated model of health care.
Collaborative team environment/approach
Holistic approach with mind body wellness
8 hours Monday- Friday with no weekends
Some time working remotely is available
***Please note that we have needs in several practices. The locations are listed below:
Middletown East/West (Middletown, DE)
Kennett Square (Kennett Square, PA)
Woodstown (Woodstown, NJ)
Education and experience requirements:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or license eligible
One year of experience providing direct therapeutic care in a primary care or specialty medical practice preferred.
EEO Statement: Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.
ChristianaCare Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are ...positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.