Licensed Social Worker LSW PRN
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Date Posted: 9/20/2019

Job Description

Sierra Ridge Wellness Suites

6225 Sharlands Avenue, Reno, NV 89523

P: 775-683-4200

www.sierraridgewellness.com

 

PRN: Days

 

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.

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:

All of our employees are valued and receive a competitive hourly rate; our full time team members are also offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes: 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Tickets at Work - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

 

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:010567 | 90426 - Sierra Ridge Health and Wellness Suites

Job Snapshot

About Us

Sierra Ridge Health and Wellness Suites is a 136-bed, state-of-the-art senior healthcare and rehabilitation facility located in Reno, NV. This beautiful new facility with over 67,00 square feet offers a variety of care services including 24-hour nursing care, short- and long-term care, hospice and respite care, therapy services (physical, occupational, & speech), wound care, and more.