Woodhaven Care Center is seeking a SOCIAL SERVICES ASSISTANT
Part Time - Monroeville, Pa
Woodhaven Care Center is a 120-bed Skilled Nursing Center with a 30-bed Specialty Care Unit conveniently located in Monroeville just five minutes from the Pennsylvania Turnpike
This fast-growing center seeks a Social Services Assistant to assist the Director of Social Services in all day-to-day functions of the unit. This important role will oversee a number of vital services for our center, including the evaluation of individual resident’s social needs and devising comprehensive care plans accordingly.
Providing counseling/support for residents’ families
The Social Services Assistant will also be responsible for stepping in during periods of his/her director’s absence and, as such, strong administrative, supervisorial experience, patience and outstanding interpersonal skills are essential. Candidates must have an Associates or equivalent degree in social work or related experience in the field as well as knowledge of federal, state and Medicaid/Medicare regulations. Experience in a healthcare or medical social work environment catering to geriatric/frail clientele is preferred.