Social Worker - Per Diem
THIS IS A PER DIEM POSITION.
Looking for a per diem only!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
As part of admission process, meets with the Resident and family to review policies on advanced directives, Resident rights and other .
Perform social work assessment of the resident at admission, upon change of condition, quarterly and/or annually; create, review and update care plan and progress notes.
Conduct and document social services evaluation, including identification of Resident needs; arrange appropriate social services.
Help residents and their families cope with the immediate effects of the decision to move to our community; coping with physical illness, disabilities of the resident, and the grieving process.
Implements social service interventions that achieve treatment goals, address resident needs, link social supports, physical care and physical environment to enhance quality of life.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work. Master’s Degree of Social Work, preferred.
LSW (Licensed Social Worker) or CSW (Certified Social Worker) as required by the State of New Jersey.
One year supervised social work experience working directly with individuals in a long-term or sub-acute health care setting.
Knowledge of casework processes, needs of geriatric population, medical settings and working knowledge of funding sources such as Medicare, Medicaid and other insurances.
Ability to work cooperatively with other professionals, staff, residents and families. Ability to organize and carry out responsibility efficiently and effectively.
Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately both verbally and in writing in variety of circumstances.
Knowledge of governmental regulations relating to social service delivery.
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Compensation and Benefits
Competitive compensation, along with excellent benefits package if qualified.