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Outpatient Social Worker - Richmond, VA

Requisition R100133 Market Richmond, Virginia Department Administration - Richmond Community Hospital Shift Days Schedule Full-time

Thank you for considering a career at Bon Secours!

The Outpatient Social Worker is an exciting new opportunity to help grow this program to serve an amazing community! Come be a part of something new, innovative, and help support an ever-growing demand for behavioral health services. 

  • Monday – Friday (Standard Office Hours)
  • Direct Patient Care in an outpatient group setting
  • Access to Host Hospital behavioral health resources
  • Ability to build a clinical program from ground up, with direct input on programming concepts
  • Ability to develop network connections and drive referral volume to outpatient programs through outreach efforts
  • Program to launch in 2022, with expansion and growth opportunities planned and identified for 2023
  • Serve the Behavioral Health population through the Mission of Bon Secours Mercy Health


In collaboration with the medical staff and other hospital personnel, the Social Worker of Outpatient Behavioral Health focuses on total patient care which includes the physical, emotional, and social needs of each patient. Emphasizing the individual’s strength and ability to participate in treatment, the social worker assists patients in identifying and mobilizing community resources through the continuum of care.


1.  Master’s degree in Social Work from an accredited school of social work required , LCSW preferred

2.  Demonstrated experience working with chemical dependency and psychiatric patients

3.  Thorough understanding of psychopathology, family dynamics and milieu dynamics

4.  Must have a high level of organization and communication skills with the ability to work independently

5.  American Heart Association BCLS and CPI Nonviolent Crisis Intervention within 30 days of hire

Bon Secoursis an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

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Administration - Richmond Community Hospital

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at

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