SOCIAL WORKER II, HEALTH SERVICES

 Recruitment #12-001992-001

GRADE

16

Main Purpose Of Job

Social Worker II, Health Services is the full performance level of professional clinical
social work providing direct social work services to clients in a special population in
a health care setting. The nature of the work may require evening and weekend hours. 
Work is performed in hospitals, residential facilities, clinics or local health units. 

MINIMUM EDUCATION OR GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

Education:  Determined by the Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners under
the licensing requirements for Social Workers.

Experience:  Two years experience rendering clinical social work services in a health
care or treatment setting subsequent to the receipt of an approved Master’s degree in
Social Work from an accredited college or university.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS

1. Candidates must be licensed as a Certified Social Worker or Certified Social Worker,
Clinical by the Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners prior to appointment to
a position in State service. Please upload a copy of your current license to your application.

2. Candidates appointed to positions in this classification may be assigned duties which
require the operation of an automobile. Employees assigned such duties will be required
to possess an appropriate operator's license valid in the State of Maryland.

SELECTION PROCESS

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be evaluated.  The evaluation may
be a rating of your application based on your education, training and experience as they
relate to the requirements of the position.  Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete
and accurate information on your application.  Please report all related education, experience,
dates and hours of work.  For education obtained outside the U.S., a copy of the equivalent
American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must accompany
the application.  All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing
date.  We will not consider information submitted after this date.  Applicants certified to list will
receive eligibility for a period of one (1) year.  Eligibility may be extended beyond one (1) year
period.  For Recorded Job Information Call:  410-767-6018.  
Online applications are highly
recommended, however the paper application may be submitted to DHMH, Recruitment and
Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201.  The paper application
must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks
will be accepted.

Incorrect application forms will not be accepted.

If you need to submit additional information, the preferred method is to upload.  If unable to
upload, please fax requested information only to 410-333-5689.

Should additional information regarding this recruitment be required, please contact the DHMH
Recruitment and Selection Division at 410-767-1251 or via email at 
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Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by
calling: (410) 767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258.

BARGAINING UNIT STATUS

The incumbent in this position is a member of a covered bargaining unit and will be required to
pay a bi-weekly service fee to the exclusive representative of the bargaining unit.

BENEFITS

FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS

As an equal opportunity employer Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and
promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity.

The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in
this or other State agencies.

We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply.

Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

APPLY ONLINE at www.jobaps.com/md 
 

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