Providence Health & Services Lead Clinical Social Worker in Santa Monica, California


Providence is calling a Full Time, Day Shift Lead Clinical Social Worker to the Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in delivering culturally, ethnically and religiously sensitive care to age specific patient populations.

  • Participate in related continuing education, supports staff development, provides pre-licensure supervision and coordinates the MSW internship program.

  • Assess, identify needs in program planning and facilitate program development in collaboration with the Director of the Department.

  • Assess, identify and alert Director of staffing issues simultaneous to participating in their resolution.

  • Work in a lead capacity.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree from an accredited University

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker by Board of Behavioral Sciences

  • Completion of 15 contact hours in supervision training as required by California State Board of Behavioral Sciences (to be completed within 3 months of hire)

  • 5 years of direct hospital and / or clinical experience within the last 10 years

  • Knowledge of interpersonal and organization dynamics

  • Excellent oral / written skills

  • Direct clinical experience in a health care environment

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.

The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Mental/Behavioral Health

Location: California-Santa Monica

Req ID: 196661