State of Washington Classified Job Specification
SOCIAL WORKER SUPERVISOR-ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTERS
Coordinates one or more of the following: clinical social work service delivery to a specific client/patient population; an educational program in social work; and part or all of a social work research project; Supervises any or all of the following: Social Work Resident and/or Social Work Assistant; Social Worker 1 and/or Social Worker 2; and other assigned staff.
Plans and/or implements research protocols, studies, and projects;
Assembles fiscal data for development of budget related to assigned program(s);
Evaluates research and clinical programs in areas of expertise;
Consults with social workers and other health care professionals (on hospital and community-wide basis) in areas of particular expertise;
Identifies educational needs; plans and implements formal and informal teaching of health care professionals, health sciences students and general community;
Performs the duties of Social Worker 2;
Performs related duties as required.
A Master of Social Work Degree from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education AND four years of full-time professional social work experience
Two years of this experience must have been in a health care setting.
Class Specification History
Revise class. Revises class; adopted December 14, 1973.
Revise class. Revises title, general revision; adopted May 1, 1982.
Revise class. Revises title, general revision; adopted January 18, 1988.
Revise class. Revises minimum qualifications; adopted July 2, 1990.
Revise class. Revises minimum qualifications; adopted March 15, 2002.
Revise class. Revises class code (formerly 6117); adopted May 10, 2007, effective July 1, 2007.
Revise class. Revises title (formerly Social Worker Supervisor); adopted June 14, 2007, effective July 1, 2007.
Revise legal requirements effective July 1, 2009.
Revise legal requirements effective September 18, 2009.