Title:  Senior Medical Social Worker

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $50,251 - $65,329
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  3104

Baylor College of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics, Section of Developmental Pediatrics, has an immediate opening for a full-time Sr. Medical Social Worker. This position is based at the Autism Center at Texas Children’s Hospital, and the patient population is primarily children suspected of having or previously diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder.

Job Duties
  • Meet with families to provide resources and education about medical diagnosis.
  • Lead parent groups on various topics/diagnosis.
  • Act as liaison between medical and nursing staff, patients, and relatives and outside agencies.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: Master's degree in Social Work from a school approved by the Council on Social Work Education.
  • Experience Required: One year of relevant experience.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration Required: Licensure as a Master Social Worker (LMSW) by The Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners (TSBSWE).
Preferred Qualifications
  • Excellent communication skill, superior attention to detail, and the ability to establish and maintain effective contact with patients during assessments.
  • Pprior experience working with populations with autism spectrum disorders or related developmental-behavioral disabilities.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.