Social Worker MSW
at Albright Care Services

Date Posted: 4/26/2018

Job Description

Position:  Social Worker MSW

Shift:  First

Weekly hours:  Full-Time

 

Abright LIFE consists of three healthcare centers where seniors can spend several days per week receiving the support they need in order to continue living independently at home.  Albright LIFE is part of Albright Care Services, a not-for profit organization which has been serving seniors in Central Pennsylvania for 100 years.

At Albright LIFE Lycoming, we are looking for a medical social worker.  This is a Monday-to-Friday position with day hours, but flexibility is required in order to better meet the needs of our participants. The medical social worker:

  • Performs primary social worker duties such as assisting participants and families with needs related to social support, financial support, housing, and psychological support, and completeing plans to resolve problems and conflicts;
  • Performs an initial assessment of all new participants, indentifying the need for social work planning and intervention and ensuring that the social work treatment plan is integrated into the multidisciplinary plan of care;
  • Meets with participants regularly to perform reassessments and also to discuss progress toward short- and long-term goals;
  • Issues grievance, service request and appeal communications in accordance with policy, keeping accurate records of all such communications.

Our eligible medical social workers enjoy many benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Student loan assistance
  • Flex spending account
  • 403(b) retirement plan

The starting annual salary for this position depends on experience but typically ranges from $40,000 to $54,000.

 

Albright LIFE Lycoming

901 Memorial Avenue

Williamsport, PA  17701

Job Requirements

  • Master's degree in social work.
  • Social work experience in a hospital, long-term care or community setting with at least one year of experience with older adults.
  • Proven supervisory skills with the ability to effectively manage work and effectively supervise the work of others.
  • A valid PA driver's license with a good driving record.

 

Albright Care Services is an equal opportunity employer and, in accordance with federal and state law, operates without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, identity or expression, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Snapshot

About Us

With a one-hundred-year history of care and compassion for the young and old, Albright Care Services continues to endure and expand its exceptional communities in Pennsylvania’s Susquehanna Valley.

Strongly affiliated with the Susquehanna Conference of The United Methodist Church, Albright is a faith-based non-profit organization fulfilling the mission to meet and exceed the needs of today’s new generation of older adults and future ones to come. Mirroring the early days of serving orphans, the ill and aged, the communities and care centers of Albright have continued a legacy of offering the highest quality of life and care to all demographics with the most progressive, passionate and innovative programming.

Albright is more than a place to live, more than your average healthcare provider, more than a routine way of life. It’s where life is lived with purpose surrounded by dedicated people who always put others first.

The unique Albright approach is one of sheer dedication that fosters purposeful living in every facet of life —whether for independent freedom-seekers, skilled nursing residents, daily life centers or rehabilitative services. As a true community partner and historical presence since the early 1900s, the founding ideals for philanthropy and community participation still permeates through each of Albright’s modern day properties. This well-trusted organization has touched countless lives for a century. And will continue to impact the lives of so many more.

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