This Supervisory Social Worker position is located in Social Work Service at the VA Bedford Healthcare System location. This position is a full-time at 40 hours per week. The Supervisory Social Worker is responsible for supervising Social Workers and Certified Peer Specialists within the HUD/VASH program, providing education and administrative support to the team. assesses clinical performance and provides clinical support and consultation; completes performance appraisals of their supervisees in accordance with standard VA processes; collects and submits HUD-VASH Program participant data as outlined by the National Homeless Programs Office; participates in the HUD-VASH Program conference calls and attends trainings offered by the program; participates in the program planning and development, advising the Program Manager of shifting trends with caseloads and identifying the need for and making recommendations on program procedure and policy; oversees the clinical supervision of the program including orientation and training and staff education provides case management to veterans and families, as needed, throughout the continuum of care; provides wellness-prevention education and facilitate patient/family support groups; provides ongoing training for all HUD VASH staff including but not limited to Housing First, Motivational Interviewing, Harm Reduction. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 7:30am-4:00pm Telework: Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Functional Statement #: PD000000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.