Social Worker Senior/On Call/UKHC

Job description

Provides medical social services to patients and families in cases where specific problems related to environment and/or psychological aspects influence the effective inpatient or outpatient treatment; formulates and implements the patient's discharge plan with an assigned medical service which may be at Chandler or at Good Samaritan. Provides assessments in situations of abuse and neglect of all age groups, provides cse management plans and follow up as needed.

Job Title
Social Worker Senior/On Call/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
H3070:Continuum of Care Services

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status
On Call

Required Education


Required Related Experience


Required License/ Registration/Certification

CSW required at time of employment

Physical Requirements

Requires handling of light-weight objects up to 10 pounds, or some standing or walking.


Primarily workings days, Mon-Sun, 8a-4:30p with flexibilty to work evenings and holidays as necessary.


All activities involve high levels of concentration and mental attention.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

1 year social work experience, preferrably in a medical setting

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess a Certified Social Worker (CSW) License or are eligible to obtain one, which will allow you to work in the state of Kentucky?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vita





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Job No:
Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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