Providence Place Senior Health and Housing Social Worker for Skilled Nursing Home in High Point, North Carolina

Social Worker for Skilled Nursing Home

As a partner in our multidisciplinary team, the social worker provides services to respond to the social needs of Residents and their family members in a Skilled Nursing Home environment.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include:

Meets with the Resident and family to review policies on advanced directives, Resident rights and discrimination during the admission process Implements social service plans that achieve treatment goals, address resident needs, link social supports, physical care and physical environment to enhance quality of life. Conducts and documents a social services evaluation, including identification of Resident problems/needs and arranges for appropriate social services. Helps residents and their families understand and accept the immediate effects of the decision to move to the facility. Performs other duties as assigned. Education requirements

Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work One year supervised social work experience working directly with individuals in a long-term care setting. NC Social Work license