Manager of Social Work | CareVio

at Christiana Care Health System in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

The Manager of Social Work for CareVio is responsible for providing direct oversight of our social workers and to the services that is provided to our CareVio patient population. Provides support to the Medical Director, Assistant Medical Director, Corporate Director and CareVio Operations Directors to ensure the social needs programming of our population is being met and rigorously evaluated while holding social worker staff accountable in meeting program expectations. Is responsible for coordination of special departmental projects to include patient and staff satisfaction, program development and service delivery improvement. Works to ensure that our patients and families social needs as well as emotional and environmental needs are addressed through thorough identification of available resources/services through the provision of a full spectrum of social work services while ensuring these needs are fulfilled and contribute to the patient/family well-being.



Provides direct oversight of the Social Work team and the services that are provide to the CareVio patient population.

Oversees the provision of outpatient social work services at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center

Development, oversight and facilitation of support and advocacy programs

Oversee the financial responsibilities for the CareVio Social Work program to include the socioeconomic assessment and applications to appropriate internal and external resources as warranted

Supports department activities for members of the social work staff including identification and resolution of team issues, responsibility and coordination of social work services and distribution of work.

Coordinates and initiates training/orientation programs for staff; coordinates ongoing educational presentations - in cooperation with other members of the department and other staff of CareVio.

Oversees patient and staff satisfaction initiatives for social work services being provided under the Care Vio program.

Communicates with internal/external customers and acts as a representative of the department to communicate issues as needed.



Master's in social work from an accredited graduate school of social work.

Minimum of 7 years of experience of which at least 2 years have been working in a leadership role.

LCSW is required.


ChristianaCare Offers:

Excellent benefits that are immediately available to you upon your first day of orientation.

403(b) and additional program to support retirement planning.

Promote & recognize professional development and specialty certifications.





EEO Statement:

UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.


Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 858488

Posted On: Oct 15, 2021

Updated On: Nov 14, 2021