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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

This posting is for a full time (40 hour position), Clinical Social Worker in the Department of Psychiatry, at the Rachel Upjohn Building. The position involves participation on a multi-disciplinary Depression team, with clinical responsibilities to provide direct billable clinical work in evaluating and treating depressive and a variety of other psychiatric disorders.  Clinical population includes primary focus on Depressive Disorder with at least one of the following psychotherapy modalities: CBT, IPT, and/or similar evidence-based short-term treatments.  Individuals will be invited to participate in various scholarly activities of the Depression Clinic, including teaching and research, with opportunities for funding for such optional activities.  Interest and/or experience in scholarly activities and experience in internet tools used in mood disorders is highly valued.  Previous experience using outcome measures is desired.  The position requires participation in the education and training of students and staff from social work and other disciplines

Required Qualifications*

Master's degree in Social Work from a school accredited by the Council of Social Work Education is necessary.  Must have current clinical license to practice social work in the State of Michigan.  Clinical practice concentration and field practicum or recent work experience in a hospital required.

Desired Qualifications*

Applicants should have advanced evidence based psychotherapy training comprising supervised clinical experience using a specified modality for 6 or more months.  Applicants with full licensure and training will be considered the most qualified.  Although this position is primarily clinical, applicants should have the knowledge base and experience to participate in the education and training of students and staff from social work and other disciplines.  Skills and training in research will also be highly considered.

Underfill Statement

This position may be underfilled at a lower classification depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.

Additional Information

This position may be filled using an FLSA exempt or non-exempt designation.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Background Screening

Under Michigan law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of transfer or employment for this position.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.