Supervisory Social Worker (Division Director Recovery Services)
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Mental Health/Social Services
Internal Number: 613512400
As the Division Director, Recovery Services, the incumbent has clinical, technical, professional, supervisory, and administrative responsibility for all aspects of the division in the Behavioral Health care line. Recovery Services is made up of multiple programs. This position reports to the Chief of Behavioral Health Services. Duties for this position include but are not limited to: Is responsible for Joint Commission, SAIL and other care compliance within the VAACC for both social work and addictions services. Interprets policies, procedures, directives, information letters, etc., from VA Central Office, the VISN, and local facility leadership in order to assure adherence by Recovery Services staff. Develops and maintains policies and procedures concerning patient care, specifying program and service operation, and evaluating such programs and services as necessary. Provides public relations and community education regarding the VA, and responsible programs and services, to various social, medical, mental health, legal and housing and welfare organizations. Manages and coordinates day to day operations, administrative tasks, clinical staff, and quality improvement meetings and activities. Reviews workload, productivity, utilization, and cost data for staff, programs and services, and such data is communicated to the staff for program and service assessment, implementation and evaluation. Carries full administrative responsibility and consults closely with local discipline leadership regarding clinical issues. Must know and understand a wide range of clinical concepts, administrative principles, and management practices, and must possess skill in applying this knowledge to difficult and complex situations. Serves as Control Point Official for funds related to Recovery Services. Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Position Title/Functional Statement #:Supervisory Social Worker (Division Director Recovery Services)/PD91223-0 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: 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.