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RWJBarnabas Health Social Worker MSW/LSW, Addictive Services in Elizabeth, New Jersey

Social Worker MSW/LSW, Addictive ServicesReq #:0000159798

Category:Social Work



Facility:Trinitas Regional Medical Center

Department:Addicitve Services


NPC Plaza Building, 654 E. Jersey Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07206

Job Overview:

The Licensed Social Worker will support the provision of group and individual substance, and as necessary, mental health services. The position will carry a caseload of individuals and be responsible for facilitating group and individual sessions along with development of client-driven treatment plans. The LSW will also attend weekly clinical team and unit meetings.



  • Master's in Social Work with a focus on substance abuse counseling

  • Minimum of 1 year working with substance abuse population

  • Working knowledge of NJSAMS

  • Strong documentation and follow up skills

Certifications and Licenses Required:

  • NJ Social Worker License

Scheduling Requirements:

  • Shift working, 7am-4pm, and one late evening per week

  • Monday-Thursday

  • FT

Essential Functions:

  • Participates in group and individual supervision and treatment plan reviews and updates

  • Carries caseload and facilitates individual sessions, groups and Intakes

  • Completes treatment plans

  • Ensures timely documentation

  • Responsible for overall client satisfaction and treatment plan reviews and updates

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Benefits and Perks:

At RWJBarnabas Health, our market-competitive Total Rewards package provides comprehensive benefits and resources to support our employees physical, emotional, social, and financial health.

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Medical and Prescription Drug Insurance

  • Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Retirement Plans

  • Short & Long Term Disability

  • Life & Accidental Death Insurance

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Wellness Programs

  • Voluntary Benefits (e.g., Pet Insurance)

  • Discounts Through our Partners such as NJ Devils, NJ PAC, Verizon, and more!

Choosing RWJBarnabas Health!

RWJBarnabas Health is the premier health care destination providing patient-centered, high-quality academic medicine in a compassionate and equitable manner, while delivering a best-in-class work experience to every member of the team. We honor and appreciate the privilege of creating and sustaining healthier communities, one person and one community at a time. As the leading academic health system in New Jersey, we advance innovative strategies in high-quality patient care, education, and research to address both the clinical and social determinants of health.

RWJBarnabas Health aims to truly make a unique impact in local communities throughout New Jersey. From vastly improving the health of local residents to creating educational and career opportunities, this combination greatly benefits the state. We understand the growing and evolving needs of residents in New Jersey whether that be enhancing the coordination for treating complex health conditions or improving community health through local programs.

RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer