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Social Worker job description

Job description

We are looking for a compassionate Social Worker. You will become a part of a strategic care team that specializes in the short and long term treatment of our clients/patients/residents.

  • Develop, execute, and manage appropriate care plans for clients.
  • Conduct psychosocial assessments for newly admitted residents/clients/patients.
  • Complete minimum data set assessments to assess residents/clients/patients cognitive status and mood.
  • Offer supportive counseling and emotional support to residents and families.
  • Facilitate weekly interdisciplinary team meetings.
  • Provide education and assist with completion of advanced directives.

Job benefits:

  • [X] salary
  • [X] vacation days
  • Sick, personal, and parental leave
  • Child and elder care
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional development

Job requirements

  • [X] year(s) experience working as a Social Worker.
  • Ability to work in a high stress environment.
  • Great empathy and perceptive manner.
  • Strong communication and crisis intervention skills.
  • LMSW, LCSW, or other Licensing appropriate for geographic region.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in [X] language.
  • [X] degree in Social Work, Psychology, or relevant fields.