Social Services Director

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Posted on November 5, 2020
  • Salary: 16 hourly

Golden Good Shepherd Home

In this role the Social Services Director will:

  • Assess the psycho-social strengths and needs of residents
  • Develop and maintain a social history which becomes part of the resident’s medical history
  • Provide or obtain counseling services to residents and families
  • Assist in orientation of families to the facility
  • Maintain an awareness of community resources
  • Serve as an advocate for residents
  • Complete required documentation, including MDS and quarterly summaries
  • Assist in marketing the facility to prospective residents, their families and the community
  • Build positive relationships with referral sources
  • Demonstrate an attitude of customer service in all situations
  • Complete necessary admission paperwork upon entry to the facility

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Minimum of Associates Degree in Social Work, Psychology or Sociology
  • Genuine interest and concern for senior adults
  • Ability to communicate both written and verbally
  • Ability to effectively use computer systems and software
  • A warm, outgoing personality who is able to establish and maintain effective relationships, is sensitive to people and their needs, is non-judgmental and able to accept all people
  • Ability to organize work and follow through on assigned duties
  • Must have ability to work within standard policies and procedures

Benefits

Members of Blessing’s Be Well at Work program

How to Apply

Apply on our website http://.www.goldengoodshepherdhome.org