Your Job:

In this highly technical, fast-paced, and rewarding position, you will assist the Director of Behavioral Health in planning, organizing, setting objectives, and formulating policies for the behavioral health services department. Responsible for directing and evaluating the functions of social services staff including intake, ED and mobile assessment, outpatient, inpatient, and utilization review. Will provide on-call coverage as requested. Support the mission, vision, values, and strategic goals of Methodist Health System. 

Your Job Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited master's degree in social work
  • Licensed Masters Social Worker (LMSW) required
  • Healthcare Provider BLS certification required
  • Annual training in management of aggressive patients required
  • Minimum of five (5) years experience under licensure in area of specialization, including two (2) years in a supervisory capacity.

Your Job Responsibilities:

  • Communicate clearly and openly
  • Build relationships to promote a collaborative environment
  • Be accountable for your performance
  • Always look for ways to improve the patient experience
  • Take initiative for your professional growth
  • Be engaged and eager to build a winning team

Methodist Richardson Medical Center is a full-service hospital that has moved into a brand-new 134-bed facility. We also deliver care at Methodist Richardson Medical Center – Campus for Continuing Care on Campbell Road. We care for our neighbors in Richardson, Garland, Murphy, Plano, Sachse, Wylie, and surrounding areas. The new Methodist Richardson serves Dallas and Collin counties with advanced facilities and enhanced health services. We're an ANCC Pathway to Excellence® hospital. We're also one of only two hospitals in Dallas--Fort Worth to have received the highest award for Mission: Lifeline – AMI Discharge and Follow Up Demonstration Project from the American Heart Association. We offer an exciting, demanding, and fulfilling career for professionals, where you can work with complex, high-acuity cases. Other expertise includes:

  • Designated Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission and American Stroke Association
  • Accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)
  • First health care facility to receive the Texas Award for Performance Excellence, patterned after the renowned Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
  • Methodist Health System believes its greatest asset is the team members in our organization that values and encourages diversity and inclusion in all aspects of our organization. These are our guiding principles:


    To improve and save lives through compassionate quality health care.

    Vision for the Future

    To be the trusted provider of integrated quality health care in North Texas.

    Core Values

    Methodist Health System core values reflect our historic commitment to Christian concepts of life and learning:

    Servant Heart - compassionately putting others first
    Hospitality - offering a welcoming and caring environment
    Innovation - courageous creativity and commitment to quality
    Noble - unwavering honesty and integrity
    Enthusiasm - celebration of individual and team accomplishment
    Skillful - dedicated to learning and excellence

    We know that employees who are happy, healthy, and fulfilled take better care of patients. We also know that caring for our employees as individuals makes us a better organization. Our benefits include:

    • Medical plan choices
    • Pharmacy coverage
    • Dental and vision plans
    • AD&D insurance
    • Employee assistance program
    • Flexible spending account
    • Paid time off
    • Extended illness benefits
    • Wellness program
    • Weight management, tobacco cessation, and prenatal programs
    • Basic and volunteer life insurance
    • Short-term and long-term disability
    • Retirement plans with matched contributions
    • Leave of absence
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Adoption assistance
    • Employee discounts
    • And more.