Job Information

Organization: Wayne County Dept. of Mental Health

Posting Start: 08/12/2022

Location: Wayne County, Lyons NY

Job Title: Forensic Social Worker

Posting End: 08/31/2022

A Brief Job Description:

This is an exciting opportunity to join Wayne Behavioral Health Network – Wayne County Dept. of Mental Health.  We are seeking an LMSW, LCSW, or LMHC to work on our behavioral health team located in the Wayne County Jail.  The position serves as Primary Mental Health Therapist (full-time -35 hours per week) and is assigned to work in conjunction with a multidisciplinary team in the jail. You will also have regular contact and support with the staff and supervisor at the main clinic in Lyons, and will also work with our other behavioral health team members, medical staff who are located in our Main Clinic operations in Lyons NY and also work in the jail.  The positions provide for a competitive salary & excellent benefits including a generous amount of paid vacation & sick leave (5 weeks total combined sick and general leave time to start, plus one additional week after 5 years of employment), plus 12 paid holidays, generous health insurance provided with County paying 90% of the premium, added County contribution and membership in the NYS Retirement System Pension Program, 35 hour work week is full time employment, many other benefits; annual CEU training allowance and paid time to attend, free parking, positive work environment; modern well maintained facility. Seeking an LMHC, LMSW or LCSW only for this position. Starting hire salary as of January 1st 2022 is $52,871 (or $29.05 per hour) with annual hire date anniversary step-up increases, plus annual COLA increases each January 1st.

Contact Information:

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or fax to:  315-946-7108