Department Name: 7H361:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - INFECTIO
The Bluegrass Care Clinic is a Ryan White federal grantee clinic charged with the mission of providing medical services to HIV positive patients.
The person selected for this position will be responsible for individual and/or group therapy as well as substance abuse counseling.
Applicants must be a licensed clinical social worker at the time of hire. Minorities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
Excellent listening and communication skills. Knowledge of motivational interviewing and substance abuse counseling. Experience with brief interventions and long term therapeutic care.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
MSW plus LCSW plus four or more years related experience preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.