Licensed Social Worker (LSW)
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 5/19/2017

Job Description

Horizon Health and Rehab

660 Desert Lane

Las Vegas, Nevada 89106

(702) 382-5580


We are looking for 2 part time LSW

Position Summary:

The Licensed Social Worker will assist in the planning, developing, organizing, implementing, evaluating, and directing of the Social Services Department within the facility in accordance with current existing Federal, State and local standards as well as our established policies and procedures to ensure that the medically related emotional and social needs of patients and/or residents are met and maintained on an individual basis. They will develop and manage the initial contact as necessary with the discharge planner, family or responsible party to initiate tour of facility and follow up procedures. The Licensed Social Worker will also develop and maintain a good working rapport with intra-department personnel, other departments within the facility and outside community health, welfare and social agencies to ensure that social service programs can be properly maintained to meet the needs of the patients/residents. Finally, they will keep abreast of current federal and state regulations as well as professional standards.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Ideal candidate must be a skilled communicator, director and motivator
  • Must have a current, unencumbered Social Work license, valid in NV
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work strongly preferred
  • Must have at least 3 years of experience in a long term care facility
  • Must be able to organize and prioritize many tasks effectively
  • Must have reliable transportation

Benefits:

We offer a comprehensive benefit package for full time employees, including medical/dental insurance, life insurance, short term and long term disability, PTO, 401 (k), tuition reimbursement, flexible spending accounts, in-facility education programs and so much more.

Salary commensurate with experience.

*Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug-free Smoke-free work environment.

M/F/H/V

www.fundltc.com

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Part-Time
  • Location: Las Vegas
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/19/2017

About Us

Horizon Health and Rehabilitation Center is 138-bed skilled nursing facility, licensed by the State of Nevada, providing both long-term and short-term care. Our team at Horizon Health and Rehabilitation Center strives to provide patients with an optimal level of care based on their physician's orders. The goal is always to help our patients improve, and move to the next appropriate level of care - whether that’s skilled nursing care, home health services or a return to home without further services.