Vivage Senior Living

Social Worker - Rowan

US-CO-Denver
Requisition ID
2017-1873
# of Openings
1
Category (Portal Searching)
Social Work

Overview

Rowan LogoRowan Community has a history of offering innovative approaches to care and a dynamic program. The staff are specially trained in behavior management and are dedicated to providing innovation and wellness for all ages in one of our four unique neighborhoods.  Special innovations, like our porch lights and mailboxes adorning the outside of each room, provide a personal and home-like feel.  

 

Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is  dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

Responsibilities

Currently, Rowan is seeking a full time SOCIAL WORKER at their 72 bed skilled nursing community located in Denver, CO.  

 

The primary responsibility of the SOCIAL WORKER position is to assist in planning, organizing, implementing, evaluating, and directing the overall operation of our facility’s Social Services Department. A successful SOCIAL WORKER in our community has these traits and attributes:

  • Compassionate.
  • Friendly.
  • Detail Oriented.
  • Assist in developing and implementing policies and procedures for the identification of medically related social and emotional needs of the residents.

Qualifications

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully when personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
  • Must be able to communicate policies, procedures, regulations, reports, etc., to personnel, residents, family members, visitors, and government agencies/personnel.
  • Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.
  • Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
  • Must possess, as a minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree from an approved school of Social Work or a bachelor’s degree in a human service field including but not limited to sociology, special education, rehabilitation counseling, and psychology.
  • Must have, as a minimum, one (1) year supervised social work experience in a health care setting working directly with individuals.

 

Rowan Commu.nity, Inc is proudly a managed facility of

 

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

 

No Agencies or Affiliates, please!

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