Social Worker - LSW Job

Job Number: EPB18736

Job Title: Social Worker LSW

Department: Craft at East Providence - 1202135

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

The Social Worker LSW reports to the Clinical Social Worker Manager and Program Chief. Under general supervision and within Bradley Hospital policies and procedures, evaluates, diagnoses and treats a wide range of psychosocial problems, applying clinical social work skills in order to assist patients and their families in the resolution of personal and environmental problems attributed to mental or physical illness. May coordinate work of Social Worker Is and other social work employees and/or students in a specialized service area. Regularly performs all functions of Social Worker I.


MSW degree from an accredited school of social work and must be a RI Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (L.I.C.S.W).

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to children, adolescents and their families, with consideration of human development stages, family systems, and cultural aspects.


Four years post MSW experience. Experience in a clinical setting with children, adolescents and families. Experience supervising clinical social workers preferred.

Eligibility for privileging in three of the five areas of practice with established level of expertise, individual psychotherapy with children, individual psychotherapy with adolescents/adults, family therapy, group therapy and behavioral therapy.