Clinical Social Worker – OB – Community Health Centers of Burlington – Burlington, VT

Position Purpose:

Under the supervision of the Director of Behavioral Health Services, the OB Clinical Social Worker will provide effective clinical and medical social work services to psychosocially high risk OB patients of the Community Health Centers of Burlington. The patient population served is predominately New Americans and/or BIPOC. The OB Clinical Social Worker will conduct psychosocial assessments, and provide: diagnosis, case management, crisis interventions, behavioral medicine interventions, brief behavioral health interventions, and psychotherapy.

Basic Qualifications:

Education and Experience

  • Masters in Social Work from a graduate school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • Experience providing psychotherapy
  • Experience in a medical setting preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Strong case management, psychotherapy, and crisis intervention skills
  • Knowledge of mental health and substance abuse laws and regulations
  • Ability to utilize cognitive-behavioral and dialectical interventions in support of OB patients
  • Understanding of mind-body and biopsychosocial implications of OB health
  • Strong written/verbal and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of the principles, standards, and ethics of Social Work and ability to demonstrate standards of care and ethics when working with client/patient populations
  • Knowledge of transference and countertransference
  • Willingness to work some flexible hours if needed
  • Experience with addictions counseling a plus
  • Experience with counseling children and adolescents a plus

Licensure, Certification, or Other Requirements

  • Licensed as an independent clinical social worker in the state of Vermont

Req # 21-0057

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Master’s (Required)


  • LICSW in state of VT (Required)

Work Location: One location

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