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Providence Health & Services Social Work Clinical Supervisor *$20,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Burbank, California


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Providence is calling a Social Work Clinical Supervisor (Full time/Day Shift) at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.

This position is eligible for a $20,000 sign-on bonus for external candidates.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all relevant experience.

We are seeking a Social Work Clinical Supervisor who will provide resource and consultative support to social work team on a daily basis; assisting in overseeing the daily social work operations throughout the ministry; assisting in ensuring competency of social work caregivers; assisting in maintaining compliance to professional social work standards and regulatory requirements; assisting in ensuring policies and standard work is up-to-date; collaborating with other behavioral health and ministry leaders; supporting physicians and caregivers in delivering quality health care to patients; and ensures all duties are performed in a manner that promotes team concept and reflects the Providence mission and core values.

In this position you will:

  • Assist with and/or supervises the planning, coordination and delivery of patient care activities of the unit(s) in a team environment

  • Assist in coordinating daily staffing and utilization of health care providers according to established standards of care and competencies

  • Collaborate with all other hospital management personnel in problem solving in the absence of the manager

  • Participate in interviewing, selecting, training, developing, coaching, evaluating, appraising and disciplining department staff. In conjunction with manager, processes terminations

  • Oversight of scheduling process of staff

  • Oversight of managing Kronos activities

  • Provide input to development and revision of unit policies and procedures

  • Promote harmonious relationships and favorable attitudes amongst the Health Care Team

  • Inspect the unit regularly for compliance with department policies and procedures, standards and regulations, and takes corrective action when indicated

  • Ensure compliance with laws and policies which govern assigned areas

  • Promote and maintains a positive and open working relationship with the medical staff and other hospital departments

  • Conduct staff meeting (when assigned) posting agendas and minutes in department

  • Assist to resolve patient complaints in a timely manner, referring to Manger/Director or other sources to intervene as appropriate

  • Serve as a role model to staff in upholding positive relationships with patients and visitors

  • Consult and serves as a resourced professional to staff members by identifying learning needs and providing instructions to staff member when observed to be needed

  • Contribute creative ideas for systems and supplies; participates in evaluation of new products, supplies and equipment

  • Provide direction to social work staff to get their assignments completed in a timely manner and to assure that all team members will/are working at their capacity

  • UOR follow-up as requested


Required qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Social work or Psychology or Marriage and Family Therapy

  • LCSW licensure by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS)

  • 2 years or more of experience in a hospital (psychiatric or medical) setting

  • Requires ability to establish priorities, organize, and coordinate work activities

  • Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to exercise good judgment independently

  • Ability to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks under pressure

  • Ability to build trust and accountability with each team member regardless of their area of expertise

  • Flexibility, confidence, initiative and creativity

  • Ability to work in a high volume environment while maintain high quality standards

  • Ability to self-manage, set priorities and operate with minimal direct supervision

  • Capable of managing highly confidential information

  • Ability to carry out defined procedures and duties under specific instruction

  • Ability to identify and solve problems, make decisions, and implement changes

  • Ability to prioritize, plan and coordinate work activities

  • Ability to successfully interact with physicians to carry out mission, goals and objectives

  • Ability to educate patients and families

  • Personal style which emphasizes openness, visibility and approachability

  • Excellent listening and follow-through abilities and a willingness to accept constructive criticism

  • Assumes responsibility for own professional growth through participation in educational programs, current literature, meetings and workshops

Preferred qualifications:

  • 1 year Clinical supervisory, management experience

  • Knowledgeable of case management, group leadership skills, age specific growth and development, crisis and behavior management, family therapy theory and practice, and community resources with discharge planning experience

About the ministry you will serve:

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 392-bed acute care facility founded over 75 years ago by the Sisters of Providence. Known for our state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, we provide the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities.

We provide many specialized services and treatment capabilities. Our Heart and Vascular center delivers care with one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers for heart attack victims. The Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, which supports our Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, continues to grow inpatient and outpatient programs addressing stroke, Parkinson’s, and brain tumors. Maternal Child Health Services, including a level 3 NICU, support whole family care with 24/7 on site labor support and community education. The Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology providers, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building. Our exceptional orthopedic program has recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. Our Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery. In the fall of 2022 we will open our brand new, state-of-the-art Emergency Department which will triple our capacity to care for the community in their time of greatest need.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Social Work

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 308382