Job Description

Extended Job Title
Corr Health Social Worker

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691209 - RMF - Admin

Position Description
Performs advanced level social work. Supervises lower level clinical social workers and/or ancillary staff.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
1. Responds to family calls about inpatient offender health status.
2. Participates actively in daily RMF treatment team meetings.
3. Sees patients about family calls, TDCJ-ID Form I-60 written requests, or decisions regarding a Directive to Physician or consent to Hospice Care.
4. Contributes to continuity of care for patients released to the community.
5. Attends the J M Use of Force [Review] Committee as needed.

* This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
  • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
  • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
  • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking.
  • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
  • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments


Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Current CPR

HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

RMF - Admin

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Business Professionals

Occasional Duties
Performs other duties as required.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree (B. A.) from an approved accredited four-year college or university in a behavioral science.
Credentialed as a Certified Social Worker.

Application Instructions