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Social Worker (LICSW) - Adult Medicine Vancouver

At Vancouver Clinic, caring for people is our first priority and the driving force behind everything we do. New providers will find a collegial, supportive, and caring environment of healthcare professionals committed to our patients and community. Our multispecialty, physician-owned clinic prioritizes the highest quality patient care and a strong work-life balance.

We're looking for a full-time licensed independent clinical social worker (LICSW) to join our Adult Medicine Department in Vancouver, WA. The ideal candidate will have a passion for providing evidence-based psychosocial treatment and brief behavioral interventions in collaboration with a primary care team. The site where this position is located is staffed by two physicians, one who is palliative medicine trained.

Basic requirements:

  • Current unrestricted license as a LICSW in WA or ability to obtain LICSW licensure
  • Minimum of one year post MSW licensure experience in treating common mental health disorders and substance abuse disorders
  • Ability to engage patients in a therapeutic relationship
  • Experience in providing assessments, coordination, care planning and referral to community resources

Additional details:

  • Knowledge of chronic and acute disease and how it impacts functioning preferred
  • EMDR experience highly preferred
  • See an average of 25-30 patients a week
  • Flexibility with both in office and remote work
  • Interest in geriatrics and treating anxiety & depression.
  • CME allowance

A job description is available upon request.

Vancouver Clinic is rooted in Southwest Washington, located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. The area offers a variety of housing options from suburban neighborhoods, downtown high rises or rural locations with acreage. We enjoy year round recreational opportunities, a flourishing craft brewery scene, wineries and tasty restaurants. Portland Oregon, is nearby offering world-class food, a vibrant arts and theater scene, and numerous professional sports teams . Plus, if you live in Washington, there is no state income tax.

We recognize that each person's unique experience, identity, and perspective advances our ability to deliver the best possible care to our patients. We encourage candidates of every background to apply to join our team.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to learn more about the position or to apply:

Amy Barter, Manager of Provider Recruiting

(360) 397-5525

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work required in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive description of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of those assigned to this job.

We offer a competitive Total Rewards Program which includes insurance programs covering medical, dental, vision, life, long-term disability, generous time off, holidays, education reimbursement, and a 401(k) plan. Eligibility for benefits is dependent on factors such as position type and FTE. Contact your recruiter for more information.

Vancouver Clinic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Vancouver Clinic does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Vancouver Clinic is an alcohol and drug-free workplace. Offers are contingent on successful completion of drug screen, background screen, and immunization requirements.