Local Contract

Social Work - Correctional Licensed Clinical Social Worker

San Diego, CA
Nightingale's List
5x8 hrs
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Nightingale's List is seeking a Social Work Correctional Licensed Clinical Social Worker for a local contract job in San Diego, California.

Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Discipline: Social Work
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 8 hours
  • Employment Type: Local Contract

Join our dedicated team at this Correctional Facility as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). This role is pivotal in providing mental health services to inmates, ensuring their well-being and rehabilitation. Gain unparalleled experience in a unique environment with a competitive compensation package.

- Must hold a current LCSW certification valid in California.
- A minimum of 12 continuous months of similar experience within the last 3 years. Internship experience does not apply.
- Proficiency in English, both oral and written, is mandatory for effective communication and patient care.

- Deliver mental health services under the guidance of the Senior Psychologist or Supervising Psychiatric Social Worker.
- Evaluate, diagnose, and manage psychiatric disorders, ensuring the formulation of effective treatment plans.
- Participate in crisis interventions, group psychotherapy, and face-to-face interviews, potentially at cell fronts.
- Document all care provided, including participation in Interdisciplinary Treatment Team (IOTT) meetings.
- Perform mental status exams and review pertinent documents to aid in diagnosis.
- Facilitate patient transitions within the institution and assist with their pre-release, ensuring their connection to external mental health programs.
- Maintain safety and security, ensuring proper conduct of inmates to prevent any harm.
- Comprehend and adhere to CA and CDCR laws, regulations, policies, and procedures.

Nightingale's List Job ID #ZR_213_JOB.


  • Dental benefits
  • Vision benefits
  • Weekly pay

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