Staff Social Worker Resume Samples

The job purpose of a Staff Social Worker is to help clients handle everyday life problems. These professionals often assist clients who have issues caused due to neglect, abuse, domestic violence, mental health, and parental substance abuse. Primary roles and responsibilities related to the field are listed on the Staff Social Worker Resume as – diagnosing and treating mental, behavioural, and emotional issues; assisting clients in receiving services by telephone and in person, getting clients involved in beneficial activities, assessing clients and gathering relevant information, offering information and supporting clients and their families, participating in training, supervision, and meetings; and providing crisis intervention.

A key to succeeding in this role includes – the ability to stay calm, and empathize with clients; being aware of other’s reactions and understanding why they react as they do, experience working with clients that are affected by issues including neglect, child abuse, domestic violence, mental health, and parental substance abuse. A bachelor’s degree in Social work, or psychology, or a related field is commonplace among job applicants.

 

Staff Social Worker Resume example

Staff Social Worker Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Staff Social Worker with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Very strong speaking and interpersonal, Social Worker .

Description :

    1. Provided a full range of social work services to parents of handicapped preschoolers under the auspices of Early Intervention, as well as Committee on Preschool Special Education.
    2. Provided individual and group counselling to families of preschoolers with special needs.
    3. Conducted orientation groups and parent education workshops.
    4. Serviced coordinator for EI population, responsible for participation in initial IFSP meetings, 6-month reviews, and ongoing documentation of all services.
    5. Provided crisis intervention and concrete services.
    6. Responsible for in-service training to staff.
    7. Participated in interdisciplinary team meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Social Work


Staff Social Worker Resume

Objective : To obtain a Staff Social Worker position that will provide the opportunity to use my trauma informed approach and breadth of experience to provide assessments, crisis intervention, individual/family and group psychotherapy to a variety of populations within a successful mental health program.

Skills : Certified In DBT, Trained In EMDR.

Description :

    1. Served PINS, JD and troubled adolescents and their families with the following: Crisis intervention, intake and screening, evaluating and diagnosis of family needs, making outside and intra-agency referrals; conducting CPS investigations and participate as a team member in collaboration with Preventive, Child Protective and Foster Care Units.
    2. Worked knowledge of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint Currently enrolled in the Leadership Orange Leadership Training Program.
    3. Certified Yoga teacher specialising in teaching mindfulness, meditation, trauma-focused and adolescent yoga.
    4. Extensive experienced and knowledged in state, local and community based resources and services to help enhance patient's recovery, wellness and quality of life in our region.
    5. Provided emotional and social support for individuals, couples and families.
    6. Helped them overcome lifes challenges by providing emotional support, listening skills and guidance.
    7. Provided a safe place for people to express their emotions without judgement.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    Masters In Social Work


                    Staff Social Worker Resume

                    Summary : A seasoned Staff Social Worker professional with over 25 years experience, working with individuals, and families, across the life span, in academic, clinical and administrative settings, Provide support and guidance to students (both academic and non-academic), Providing support to students (both academic and non-academic) regarding issues such as bullying, harassment, substance abuse, academic dishonesty, or any other issues impacting the well being of our students.

                    Skills : Very proficient in basic computer and 10-key, Attended State Technical Institute.

                    Description :

                      1. Authorised admission to various levels of treatment for all Albany Co. residents that Albany Co. DSS identified as addicted to drugs and/or alcohol.
                      2. Collaborated with all Capital District treatment providers and progress monitored all clients receiving services to ensure client's addiction and mental health needs were being met.
                      3. Provided training and oversight to treatment providers to ensure all NYS and OASAS guidelines for admissions and referrals for changes in levels of care were met.
                      4. Served as the sole liaison between Albany Co. DSS and all treatment providers throughout NY state to ensure payment of services.
                      5. Organised and led psycho therapeutic groups, which include adolescent anger management group, Men's group and Depression/anxiety group.
                      6. Organised all aspects of client care, which include psychiatric referrals and case coordination.
                      7. Prevented negative emotions from becoming negative thoughts or feelings by identifying the root cause of a problem before it becomes a problem.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    10+ Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Senior
                    Education
                    Education
                    Master Of Social Work

                    Staff Social Worker Resume

                    Headline : As a Staff Social Worker, responsible for Providing psychological assessment for children as needed, Providing information about appropriate services for children's individual needs through counselling sessions or through referrals from other service providers, Working with the Dean of Students to ensure that all staff are treated in a non-discriminatory manner.

                    Skills : Microsoft Word, PC, Social Worker.

                    Description :

                      1. Developed service plans, service plan reviews, and discharge summaries.
                      2. Made contacts for clients with county social workers, schools, community resources, and other professionals.
                      3. Visited counties with clients to attend planning meetings and court hearings.
                      4. Received clinical group supervision weekly and individual supervision by QP at least once a month.
                      5. Provided mental health treatment to children, adolescents and families in the Child Abuse Prevention, Crisis and Trauma Programs as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
                      6. Conducted psycho social assessments and diagnosis using DSM-IV-TR criteria.
                      7. Collaborated with clients in planning goals for treatment.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    Masters In Social Work

                    Staff Social Worker Resume

                    Objective : Staff Social Worker with 5+ years of experience in Providing ongoing support and guidance to children in a variety of settings including home, school, play groups, clubs and community groups, Coordinating educational programs and activities in an effort to foster learning and personal growth; encouraging self-esteem; create positive social interactions with peers; developing skills relating to the arts and crafts; increasing independence; supporting family relationships; maintain friendships.

                    Skills : NYS Licensed Clinical Social Worker-R, Planning.

                    Description :

                      1. Assessed, Evaluated, Monitored client's needs.
                      2. Documented needs/progress in medical chart.
                      3. Linked to community resources.
                      4. Provided in home counselling, crisis management and prevention education.
                      5. Participated in various training activities.
                      6. Assisted with rental assistance applications; Medicaid, Medicare, veterans assistance, and medicine assistance programs.
                      7. Entailed providing individual and family therapy.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    Bachelor Of Social Work

                    Staff Social Worker Resume

                    Headline : As a Staff Social Worker, responsible for Attending monthly meetings with clients to review progress on crisis intervention activities, Working with caseworkers to develop appropriate communication strategies for clients (for example, by writing letters or emails), and also Assisting in creating alternative housing options for clients that may be more appropriate for them (for example, by identifying alternate housing options).

                    Skills : Identifying Skills, Creative Skills, Care Plan.

                    Description :

                      1. Assisted new residents and families in initial adjustment phases and ongoing transitions.
                      2. Participated in interdisciplinary team plan of care.
                      3. Worked with residents and families on discharge, and assisted in accessing community/government services for after discharge needs.
                      4. Interpreted residents' needs and behaviours and extended interventions to all levels of staff.
                      5. Shadowed Social Workers in the Admission and Discharge Process.
                      6. Provided companionship and friendly visits to elderly residents.
                      7. Attended care plan meetings for the residents with the inter-disciplinary care team and family.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    Master's In Social Work

                    Staff Social Worker Resume

                    Headline : Passionate and committed social work leader dedicated to the welfare of low-income and at-risk children, youth and their families. Extensive experience training and managing successful teams in a non-profit environment. I specialize in working with immigrant families and at-risk youth involved with DCFS or Probation through a strength based, system-advocacy, trauma informed lens.

                    Skills : LCSW, MAP Therapist And Agency Trainer, Seeking Safety, TF-CBT, Incredible Years, Six-Sigma Performance Excellence, Solution Focused Short Therapy, Motivational Interviewing.

                    Description :

                      1. Understood the impact of events on the individual/couple/family in order to prevent problems that may arise in the future.
                      2. Collaborated with other staff members to provide services in a safe environment.
                      3. Provided general counselling services related to psychology, counselling, relationship development and family relationships.
                      4. Provided group therapy/counselling to individuals and families.
                      5. Facilitated individual therapy sessions.
                      6. Fostered community building within the community through taking part in community events and activities.
                      7. Identified social needs of clients within the local area, such as those with disabilities or mental health issues.
                                                      Years of Experience
                                                      Experience
                                                      5-7 Years
                                                      Experience Level
                                                      Level
                                                      Executive
                                                      Education
                                                      Education
                                                      Masters In Social Work

                                                      Staff Social Worker Resume

                                                      Headline : Creative, mature, experienced Staff Social Worker with experience working with children, adolescents, individuals with disabilities, dually-diagnosed and and demographically diverse populations.

                                                      Skills : Creative Skills, Mental Health, Developing, Policy Assistant.

                                                      Description :

                                                        1. Developed a relationship with the clients family to support the clients goals and goals of the project.
                                                        2. Communicated effectively with clients' families.
                                                        3. Provided group therapy sessions to individuals who are dealing with a mental health issue or substance abuse issues.
                                                        4. Acted as an advocate for individuals who are experiencing mental health issues, substance abuse issues or other challenges in society.
                                                        5. Coordinated with other departments (social, legal, etc.) to develop policies and procedures.
                                                        6. Engaged with the community to inform them about services and programs.
                                                        7. Maintained an active social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other platforms.
                                                                                          Years of Experience
                                                                                          Experience
                                                                                          5-7 Years
                                                                                          Experience Level
                                                                                          Level
                                                                                          Junior
                                                                                          Education
                                                                                          Education
                                                                                          Masters In Social Work

                                                                                          Staff Social Worker Resume

                                                                                          Objective : Goal oriented and efficient in working independently and participates well as a team player. Highly organized, efficient, and capable of multi-tasking. Excellent communication skills with the ability to build good interpersonal rapport. Capable of assessing the psychosocial functioning of patients and referring them to services when ready for discharge from Hospitals and Long Term Care Facilities.

                                                                                          Skills : Social Worker, Transportation Skills, MS Office.

                                                                                          Description :

                                                                                            1. Promoted a positive image through outreach programs and events.
                                                                                            2. Maintained appropriate client confidentiality.
                                                                                            3. Ensured that all individuals have access to appropriate mental health care when needed.
                                                                                            4. Created an environment where all staff are able to feel safe and supported.
                                                                                            5. Assisted clients with access to health care services and transportation (e.g., motorised wheelchairs).
                                                                                            6. Assisted clients with food preparation, food storage, or meal preparation.
                                                                                            7. Provided client activity planning (e.g., exercise program).
                                                                                                                          Years of Experience
                                                                                                                          Experience
                                                                                                                          0-2 Years
                                                                                                                          Experience Level
                                                                                                                          Level
                                                                                                                          Entry Level
                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                          Masters In Social Work

                                                                                                                          Staff Social Worker Resume

                                                                                                                          Objective : As a Staff Social Worker, responsible for Supporting clients both within the community and at home through case management and crisis intervention, Providing information and referrals in a timely manner, Providing advice to clients regarding housing options and benefits through the appropriate channels (such as Rental Assistance), Attending quarterly meetings with clients to review progress on case management activities.

                                                                                                                          Skills : Case Management, Developing Skills, Environmental Skills.

                                                                                                                          Description :

                                                                                                                            1. Served as an advocate for clients' families by contacting family members about their loved one's needs (e.g., transfer papers).
                                                                                                                            2. Provided client socialization with friends and family members through recreational activities (e.g., pick up basketball games).
                                                                                                                            3. Provided individualised social support to clients.
                                                                                                                            4. Provided appropriate services (including case management).
                                                                                                                            5. Assessed the needs of clients according to the client's age, developmental level, and family history.
                                                                                                                            6. Provided a safe, nurturing environment.
                                                                                                                            7. Identified clients' goals, develop strategies to achieve them.
                                                                                                                                                          Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                          Experience
                                                                                                                                                          2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                          Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                          Level
                                                                                                                                                          Executive
                                                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                                                          MS