As a member of the team, you will play a vital role helping to lead the Michigan Medicine Social Work Education program. As one of the largest internship programs in the state, the program offers in depth and innovative social work training opportunities for MSW and BSW students from a variety of schools of social work (across Michigan and nationally). This position will assist with oversight of the program’s training components and will report directly to the Director of Graduate Social Work Education. As program manager, you will interact with social work field instructors, students, schools of social work, and interprofessional leaders/colleagues.
In addition to the student program, this role will also provide program management support to the Department of Social Work’s electronic medical record initiatives. This includes but is not limited to supporting ongoing documentation committee efforts, collaboration and coordination with internal and external teams and governing entities, and serving as an additional resource within the Social Work Department.
The Department of Social Work strives to foster an environment of respect, diversity and inclusion; a place where every person feels valued and can thrive. As such, DE&I efforts will be interwoven into all aspects of this program management position, training, and responsibilities.
What Perks and Benefits Can You Look Forward to?
2:1 match on retirement savings
Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage starting on day one of employment
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays
Financial support for continuing education and certifications
You will be responsible for:
Oversight of the social work student internship program
Co-Chair the Michigan Medicine SW Education Committee
Coordination of student recruitment and placements
Field instructor training and support
Planning, training, and coordination of the various training components: workshops, mentorships, preceptorships, clinical skills training rotations, social justice grand rounds, and the various interprofessional education and simulation experiences
Social Work intern orientations
Strategic relationships with key stakeholders at the various schools of social work
Ensuring Medicare reimbursement is maximized
Oversight over the various student recruitment pipelines: work study students, independent study students, summer youth employment students
Coordination and oversight over the interprofessional training opportunities
Management, training, and coordination of our Global studies students
Participation in the Social Work Department documentation committee
Collaboration with Social Work MiChart leads and Social Work leadership
Assist with MiChart related Social Work projects
A Master's degree in Social Work from a school accredited by the Council of Social Work Education. (LLMSW’s will not be considered for this position)
A current license to practice social work in the State of Michigan.
Experience as a MSW social work field instructor at Michigan Medicine
Experience with the Michigan Medicine MiChart electronic medical record
Previous experience with at least 2 Michigan Medicine MSW interns
Interprofessional training and simulation experience
Program/Project management experience and training
Knowledge and skills specific to inclusive teaching practices
Effective organizational skills, flexibility, self-motivation, the ability to effectively prioritize multiple competing tasks
Independent, sound decision-making is necessary for success in this position.
Effective collaboration with diverse teams
Proficiency in keeping accurate and timely records, files, forms, and documents
Microsoft Office proficiency
This is full time, 40 hour/week position. The typical schedule is Monday-Friday with start and end times 8:00-4:30 or 8:30-5:00.
University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidate upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.
The University of Michigan Health System improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 183759
About University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
A great university is made so by its faculty and staff, and Michigan is recognized as one of the best universities to work for in the country. The Michigan culture is known for engaging faculty and staff in all facets of the university to create a workplace that is vibrant and stimulating.For two consecutive years, the Chronicle of Higher Education has placed U-M in its "Great Colleges to Work For" survey. In particular, the university earns high marks for strong relations between faculty and administrators, a collaborative system of governance, strong pay and benefits, and a healthy work/life balance.