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Social Worker Clinical

Company: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Location: chapel hill
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Clinical Instructor - LCSW Position Number Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty Salary Range Full-time/Part-time Full Time If part-time, hours per week FTE Vacancy ID FAC0003491 Posting Open Date 04/20/2021 Application Deadline 05/04/2021 Open Until Filled No Proposed Start Date 06/21/2021 Position Summary

The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Department of Psychiatry invites applications for a fixed-term clinical instructor position. Children and adolescents have been uniquely impacted by the pandemic and are experiencing increased behavioral health needs concurrent with their medical inpatient needs. The Department of Psychiatry is seeking a clinician who is skilled in child and adolescent shorter-term models of therapy, care management and in dealing with highly stressed children who have been admitted to the inpatient pediatric service. The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary child psychiatry consult team to improve the wellbeing of children and families admitted to various inpatient pediatric units. The successful candidate will join the inpatient pediatric psychiatric consult liaison team consisting of faculty from Psychology, Psychiatry, & trainees. There may also be outpatient clinical responsibilities in the UNC Department of Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic for bridging discharged patients to local services and community supports. The physical location of the position will be the campus in Chapel Hill.

Clinical responsibilities will primarily include providing assessment, consultation, brief intervention to children and care management within a team model. The successful candidate will have strong multidisciplinary consultative skills, exceptional rapport building capabilities, well developed problem solving skills, and knowledge of the promotion of coping in children and their families. Areas of specific clinical skill of interest include experiences in trauma therapies and family models of therapy. Applicants who have or are interested in working with trainees will be strongly considered. The division of the position will be a majority in the inpatient setting with sometime in the departmental outpatient psychotherapy clinic.

Educational Requirements

Applicants must hold a masters degree in social work from an accredited School of Social Work.

Qualifications and Experience

An LCSW with a minimum of two years of clinical practice
Experience in assessment, therapy and care management
Ability to work well in a multidisciplinary environment
Interest in working with children and adolescents in crisis
North Carolina License complete at time of hire

Equal Opportunity Employer

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.

Special Instructions

Interested candidates may apply by going to and attaching curriculum vitae and a copy of your licensure.

Quick Link Department Contact Name and Title Laura Catherine Newton, HR Consultant Department Contact Telephone or Email Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Universitys Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 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.

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