A master level social worker, licensed by the state of Louisiana is responsible for coordinating the services provided to meet the mental health or social work needs of the students with their family members and function as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team. Responsibilities include planning and directing mental health or social work care for students of the health center as needed to assure continuity of care and assisting students with needed individual resource requirements. Also, as needed be a liaison to school personnel with students who are experiencing mental health issues which cause educational difficulties that affect learning.
Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Clinical Social Worker required. An LMSW would be considered with understanding that LCSW license is expected within 3 years of employment
Two years' experience with at least 1 year in counseling related to adolescents and/or family counseling is preferred
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.