Clinical Instructor - Clincal Social Worker

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

United States

November 10, 2021


Posting Information Department Emergency Medicine - 411201

Posting Open Date 04/28/2021 Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Clinical Instructor - Clincal Social Worker Appointment Type Faculty Vacancy ID FAC0003508 Full-time/Part-time Full Time Hours per week FTE Position Location Hiring Range Proposed Start Date 06/01/2021

Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit

Position Summary

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina is seeking a full time Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to work in the Emergency Department. The Clinical Social Worker is responsible for the screening, ongoing evaluation, and treatment of patients presenting with mental health or substance abuse complaints. Professional work in augmenting the primary health care physician in making psychiatric diagnosis and providing psychiatric treatment including but not limited to giving a psychiatric diagnosis, providing supportive therapy and providing resources and disposition collaboration with the multi -disciplinary crisis team. Position always functions in the Emergency department. Candidates with LCSW-A will be considered. This position is 40 hours per week with rotating shifts.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Masters degree in Social Work and licensed in the state of North Carolina.

Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience

One year of professional social work experience, preferably in emergency and crisis situations.

Special Physical/Mental Requirements Campus Security Authority Responsibilities Special Instructions Quick Link https: //

Department Contact Name and Title Kelly Armstrong

Department Contact Telephone or Email Academic Personnel Office Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919) 962-1092 or send an email to

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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