Licensed Social Worker LSW
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Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Description

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center

4306 24th St. Lubbock, TX 79410

P: 806-793-9835 | F: 806-793-9835

www.lakesiderehabilitation.com

 

Full Time: Days

 

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center is a 93 bed skilled nursing facility located in the medical district of Lubbock, Texas. At Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center, we provide our growing community with comprehensive healthcare including rehabilitation therapy, skilled nursing care, long-term care, hospice, and respite care when needed. It is our mission to provide our clients with quality rehabilitative medical care through the use of technologically advanced, clinically sound and scientifically based rehabilitation approaches, with integrity, professionalism and compassion while striving to be the provider and employer of choice to the communities we serve.

 

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 – TX
  • 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:

Our full time team members are valued and 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
  • Ticket Monster Perks - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/H/V. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:004613 | 90368 - Lakeside Rehabilitation and Care Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center is a 93-bed skilled nursing facility located in the medical district of Lubbock, Texas. At Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center, we provide our growing community with comprehensive healthcare including rehabilitation therapy, skilled nursing care, long-term care, hospice, and respite care when needed. It is our mission to provide our clients with quality rehabilitative medical care through the use of technologically advanced, clinically sound and scientifically based rehabilitation approaches, with integrity, professionalism and compassion while striving to be the provider and employer of choice to the communities we serve.