Social Worker (Entry Level)- Memory Care Building

Employer
Poet's Walk
Location
Leesburg, VA
Posted
Sep 13, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
**NEW MEMORY CARE COMMUNITY COMING Great opportunity for a recently licensed Social Worker to be part of an exciting time of growth with an award winning company. Essential Functions: Attends work as scheduled and follows community's call-off procedures. Maintains accurate and timely individualized service plans, document and communicate changes to appropriate personnel. Reviews service plans and other documentation to determine and/or promote appropriate services offered. Assists with discharge planning to ensure a smooth and stress free transition. Ensures appropriate service documents are completed by department personnel and compiled in an organized fashion for use in service plans and all care conferences. Coordinates readmission back into the community. Schedules and participates in care conferences with families and residents. Works with staff to ensure the continuity of services is provided as scheduled. In coordination with the appropriate department manager, makes non clinical service changes and collaboratively communicates changes to appropriate personnel. Provides education and resources to families and residents Assists DRC in coordinating resident care assignments based on residents' assessed needs. Issues and compiles new resident and family surveys and distributes to appropriate personnel. Coordinates new resident move-in process in collaboration with applicable Department Heads. Completes new resident orientation with all new residents. Encourages residents to set individual goals and coordinates services to help them achieve their goals. Is the liaison for residents/families, when necessary, to assist in service resolution, or direct to the appropriate personnel. Ensures continued relationship with residents that are in-patients in hospitals and rehabilitation facilities through visitation and phone calls Maintain relevant documentation in an organized and secured manner Our benefits program includes: Medical Dental Life 401k Flexible Spending Accounts Bonuses Flexible Schedules Vacation and Sick/Personal Time Associate Appreciation Program Experience and Education: Bachelors Degree in Social Work. LBSW in the state of Virginia. One year or more related experience in a healthcare setting. Work with the geriatric population a plus. Efficiency in computer software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint.