Lighthouse Louisiana (The Lighthouse for the Blind in Baton Rouge) is seeking a licensed Social Worker who desires to a make a difference. The position is FT/Salaried, Mon-Fri, with an EXCELLENT benefits package: Health, Dental, Vision, Voluntary Life, Short and Long Term Disability, Employer Paid Life policy, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Plan, Credit Union, Holiday, Vacation, and Sick Pay available.If you are qualified, please email your resume accordingly. Mailing address: 123 State Street NOLA 70118 or Fax 504-895-4162, ATTN: Human Resources.DEADLINE TO APPLY: FRIDAY, 2/15/2013JOB QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:1. Education: Master of Social Work, credentials as LCSW or LMSW (in Supervision preferred)2. Special Knowledge or Skills: Knowledge of MS Word and Excel; ability to conduct research using internet, phone, and other methods; excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills required; some knowledge of community resources for the blind or disabled required; Must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills; experience conducting support groups.3. Experience: At least 3-5 years working in the social services field with persons with disabilities. Experience working with the blind preferred.4. Supervisory Responsibilities: None5. Physical: Must be capable of independent travel to clients' homes and various community agencies. Must be able to provide sighted assistance to blind clients.6. Personality Traits: Caring, patient, professional & calm demeanor, self-motivated and conscientious, team player, able to communicate well with all types of individuals, well spoken. 7. Working Conditions: Inside, office setting, some travel to client homes or to community agencies8. Work Schedule: Full-time/Mon-Fri. Salaried/Exempt9. Background Check and Drug Testing required: Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results.EEO/AA Location: Baton Rouge Compensation: $18 - $23 p/h This is at a non-profit organization.Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.Please, no phone calls about this job!Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.