To plan, organize, develop and direct the overall operation of the Social Service Department in accordance with current Federal and State regulations for the residents and families of the nursing home as well as acting in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the Armenian Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Plan, develop, organize and implement various social services, admissions and discharge planning functions to promote company growth.
Active participant of the Interdisciplinary Team responsible for resident assessments and development of residents’ care plans on a weekly basis including MDS assessments while maintaining proper documentation.
A high level of confidentiality in all aspects of the job.
Complete psychosocial assessments and care plans within 14 days of resident admission.
Provide emotional support to residents and their family members when needed.
Schedule and invite residents and their families to care plan meetings.
Must possess a Masters of Social Work (MSW) from an accredited college or university.
Current license as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) by the New Jersey State BSWE.
Must have a minimum of 2 years experience in a social work field.
Experience in Long Term Care preferred but not required.
Care Plan, MDS or Point Click Care experience a plus.
Strong communication and time management skills.
Must be able to work tactfully with team members, residents, families, visitors, government agencies and the general public.
Must have the ability to make independent decisions and be willing to seek out new methods and principles to incorporate into existing practices.
401K retirement plan
Paid time off
Internal Number: 0803
About Armenian Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
ANRC is a 5 star US World News rated sub-acute and skilled nursing facility. ANRC is the recipient of an award for National & Regional Best Nursing Team (Advance for Nurses). At ANRC, we maintain the highest standard of care and service for residents, families, and our valued employees. We are team work oriented and offer a professional working environment.