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Ascension Health Lead Specialist-Social Worker in Austin, Texas

We Are Hiring

Job Title: Lead Specialist Social Worker

Work Schedule:M-Fri 8a-5pIn person and remote

Location: Good Health Solutions

7701 Metropolis

Austin, TX


  • At least 2 plus years in social services setting with Individual therapy experience.

  • Working knowledge of general mental health disorders and interventions.

  • Relevant knowledge of mental health services and resources in the Greater Austin area.

  • Clinical skills utilized telephonically and/or virtually a plus

What You Will Do


  • Understand and implement social work principles and code of ethics.

  • Conduct discharge planning, crisis counseling, community resource information and education.

  • Assess the patients' services to determine whether they are successful.

  • Work effectively within a multidisciplinary team environment.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Social Worker credentialed from the Texas Department of State Health Services.


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degreerequired.

Work Experience:

  • 1 year of experience required. • 4 years of experience preferred. • 2 years of leadership or management experience preferred.

Additional Preferences

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team

Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, has provided thousands of associates and caregivers a rewarding career in healthcare since 1902. We strive to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services for all. We operate more than 100 clinical locations in central Texas, including 3 teaching hospitals, Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas, Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin and Dell Children's Medical Center, where candidates can find both career and clinical education opportunities. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, explore a career with us today. When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension Seton is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster: is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.