In need of a Social Services Designee to assist in the assessment and intervention of the social and emotional needs of our residents .
Responsible for keeping up-to-date evaluation documentation on each Guest’s activities at the facility which complies with Federal, State, and Local regulations.
Attends scheduled care conferences and identifies and interprets psychosocial needs of Guests for inclusion in the care plan, addressing in particular issues of schedule, treatment and environment that express and reinforce individuality and identity.
Completes mandatory documentation within timelines established by applicable regulations.
Develops a comprehensive discharge plan in collaboration with Guests, Guests' families, multidisciplinary staff, and referral agencies.
Establishes, develops, maintains and updates filing system for the Social Services Department.
Communicates and interacts effectively and tactfully with Guests, visitors, families, peers and supervisors.
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
This position is part of a health care facility that is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Evening and weekend work as well as holiday and work during inclement weather will be required
Prior experience helpful but not required
BA degree in Social Service or related field required
Excellent organizational skills, able to multi-task, and effective written and oral communication skills
Medical, Dental, Vision, vacation and excellent Team to work with!
Job Type: Full-time