Tampa General Hospital (TGH), located on beautiful Davis Islands in downtown Tampa, FL, is one of the largest and most comprehensive medical centers in Florida, with more than 1,000 beds, 7,000+ employees, and a service area of over four million residents. Our Magnet® facility has been named the Best Hospital in Tampa Bay by U.S.News & World Report, and recognized as one of America's Best Hospitals for 2016-2017 in six specialties, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Nephrology, Pulmonology and Urology. TGH is a level one Trauma Center and a certified Regional Burn Center that excels in the care of critically ill patients.
The Manager, Social Work will be responsible for:
Managing the discharge planning process as performed by the Social Workers for patients with complex psychosocial and discharge planning needs.
Ensuring the provision of social work services to patients and families to optimize their ability to benefit from treatment, cope with the realities of their medical condition and participate in their care.
Ensuring that staff has made discharge plans to effect timely safe discharge when a lower level of care is appropriate.
Developing and maintaining current knowledge of and liaisons with local, state, and federal services that may provide resources to patients and families.
Interviewing applicants, making recommendations for hiring and salaries for new employees; completing performance appraisals in a timely manner, counseling and disciplining employees as needed.
Responsible for inpatient and outpatient settings.
Coordinating staffing and providing clinical supervision to staff social workers.
Performing job duties in accordance with mission, visions and values of Tampa General Hospital.
Master's degree in Social Work from a Council on Social Work Education (C.S.W.E.) accredited college or university social work program.
Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker in the state of Florida.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in a health care facility or program, with a minimum of 2 years supervisory experience.
Excellent interpersonal, conflict resolution and team building skills.
Leadership experience of 3 or more years in a healthcare environment preferred.
LCSW required, certification and qualified supervisory status for registered clinical social work interns preferred.
To learn more about Tampa General Hospital or to apply, please visit www.tgh.org/careers and search by job number 1700019J. EOE
In a diverse city known for its rich culture and beautiful beaches, Tampa General Hospital offers yet another incentive – world-class health care. Tampa General is a private not-for-profit hospital and one of the most comprehensive medical facilities in West Central Florida serving a dozen counties with a population in excess of 4 million. As one of the largest hospitals in Florida, Tampa General ...is licensed for 1,011 beds, and with approximately 7,300 employees, is one of the region’s largest employers.