The Eastern Colorado Veterans Health Care System, Mental Health Service Line is currently recruiting for one (1) Supervisory Social Worker Lead BHIP Team, located in Golden, Colorado. This position requires the you to drive a government motor vehicle. You must submit a copy of your unrestricted state issued drivers lincese. This social worker position is assigned as a Supervisor Social Worker Team Leader for the Mental Health Clinic teams in the Primary Mental Health Section within the VA Eastern Colorado Health care System (ECHCS). The incumbent formulates and directs the operations for the following mental health program areas in conjunction with the specialty program managers in ECHCS: One Behavioral Health Interdisciplinary Program (BHIP) Team. The incumbent works with his/her BHIP Team to provide services for patients and their families in accordance with the mission of ECHCS by establishing priori ties for work to be performed and developing available staff resources accordingly. The Supervisory Social Worker/Team leader provides administrative coordination and clinical leadership to a multi-disciplinary treatment team at the main facility or designated Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC). She/he participates as both the administrative and clinical lead as well as a clinical member of the multi-disciplinary treatment team. As a clinical member of the team, the incumbent conducts evidence based psychosocial treatment in the care of eligible veterans and their family members. Veteran's healthcare and psychosocial problems are complex and require a high degree of clinical oversight and creative problem solving. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.