Avalon Health Care is seeking a dependable and experienced Social Services Consultant to join our outstanding team!
The Social Services consultant will be responsible to support several locations and their personnel as they identify and provide for each resident’s social, emotional and psychological needs, and the continuing development of the resident’s full potential during his/her stay at the facility and to assist in the planning for his/her discharge.
Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in Social Services, and at least two (2) years of experience in Social Work.
Our post-acute facilities are physician-led, quality-driven, and patient-centered. This patient focus and standard of care allows our employees to build long term, meaningful relationships with our patients. That is why Avalon employees proudly say “We embrace a reverence for life and a heart for healing.”
We are looking for like-minded individuals who welcome responsibility and are excited to uphold our core principles. With enthusiasm and compassion, our Avalon family works with our patients and their families as well as with our communities to celebrate life every day!
If you seek to use your mind and your heart to improve lives on a daily basis, come join our team! We offer great challenges and opportunities for personal fulfillment! rests of each resident.
*Bachelor's Degree in Social Work. (Master's Degree in Social Work, where required).
*Must possess interviewing skills, writing skills, and skills in developing care/service plans.
*Must meet any State and/or Federal requirements for the position.
*Basic understanding of computer technology, including email use.
*Must have ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
*Must be able to relate favorably to residents and families and to work cooperatively with other employees and personnel of other community agencies.
*Must have knowledge of State and Federal guidelines.
*Must have demonstrated skills in communication, documentation, assessment and social work methods techniques.
*Must maintain regular attendance.
*Two (2) years experience in social work is required.
*Healthcare experience, especially in long term care, is strongly preferred
*Qualifying experience as an Intellectual Disability/Related Condition Professional - QDDP - (previously a “QMRP”) is preferred
Avalon Health Care - 19 months ago