Social Services Director

Job Description


As the Social Services Director you are responsible for the following:

  • Implementing services to meet the medical related psychosocial needs of the residents.
  • Meeting with the new residents and their families, conducting admissions and intake prepare for discharge
  • Coordinate with home health as needed
  • Order durable medical equipment
  • Participate in weekly care plan meetings
  • Signing contracts for admissions to facility
  • Have strong conflict resolution skills



Must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree in social work or human services appropriate to resident needs
  • 1 year, within the last 5 years, of supervised direct social work experience.
  • Must be trained in recognizing and assessing the emotional and social needs of residents.
  • Must be knowledgeable of community agencies and resources available to meet assessed resident needs.
  • Highly preferred a Social Worker with MDS experience and Long Term Care
  • Will consider a new college graduate with the knowledge of  long term care, discharge planning, care planning , resident rights, etc.