As Rhode Island’s largest health system and private employer, Lifespan is dedicated to improving the way clinical care, medical research and education, and community services are delivered. Our affiliate, Newport Hospital, is seeking a Social Worker to manage daily operations of the Clinical Social Work department. This role works with the Administrative Director to identify and develop program needs and is responsible for directing and coordinating resources for the delivery of social work services to patients and families in all hospital departments, including Behavioral Health and the Partial Hospital Program.
Master’s degree in Social Work from an accredited institution
LICSW licensure in the State of Rhode Island
A minimum of three years of clinical social work experience in a health or behavioral health setting
Demonstrated clinical, administrative and leadership skills
Advanced level of clinical expertise necessary to provide supervision to social work staff
Clinical Social Work leadership experience in an acute care hospital environment preferred
Working at Lifespan
At Lifespan, we utilize a multidisciplinary team approach to medicine and provide the right blend of autonomy and collaboration. If you share our passion for providing the very best care in a supportive professional setting, join one of the nation’s Top 100 health systems. Consistently awarded Magnet® status in nursing care, Lifespan is committed to clinical excellence and devoted to our mission of delivering health with care. Apply online directly at:
Lifespan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, ethnicity, sexual preference or orientation, ancestry, genetics, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran or marital status. Lifespan is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.