Social Services Assistant

May 15 2024
Pearl City Nursing Home |Pearl City|Full Time, $17.28 / hour
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

About Us: Pearl City Nursing Home is a leading provider of compassionate and comprehensive care for elderly residents in Pearl City and surrounding areas. With a commitment to enhancing the quality of life for our residents, we provide a supportive and nurturing environment where individuals can thrive and receive the care they deserve.

Job Description: We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate Social Services Assistant to join our team at Pearl City Nursing Home. The Social Services Assistant will play a crucial role in providing essential support to our residents and their families, ensuring they receive the highest level of care and assistance during their stay with us.

Responsibilities:

  1. Assist the Social Services Director in coordinating and implementing social service programs.
  2. Provide emotional support and counseling to residents and their families, addressing their social and emotional needs.
  3. Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to ensure comprehensive care coordination for residents.
  4. Assist residents with accessing community resources and services to enhance their quality of life.
  5. Participate in care conferences and meetings to discuss resident care plans and updates.
  6. Advocate for residents' rights and ensure their voices are heard.

Qualifications:

  1. Previous experience working in a healthcare or long-term care setting is desirable.
  2. Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to interact compassionately with residents and their families.
  3. Empathetic and patient-centered approach to care.
  4. Ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  5. Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  6. Knowledge of community resources and social service agencies preferred.
  7. Ability to maintain confidentiality and professionalism at all times.
  8. Social Services designee certificatin preferred.
  9. Associate degree in human services preferred.

Benefits:

  1. Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  2. Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  3. Paid time off and holidays.
  4. Opportunities for professional development and growth within the organization.
  5. Supportive and collaborative work environment dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our residents.

How to Apply: If you are passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of elderly individuals and their families, we encourage you to apply for the Social Services Assistant position at Pearl City Nursing Home. Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you are interested in joining our team. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Pearl City Nursing Home is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in the workplace. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.