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Social Worker

Seattle, WA, USA
Full-time

The Memory Care Social Worker and Activities Coordinator is a unique role, which involves performing the typical duties of a social worker in a skilled nursing facility along with directing and facilitating the activity program on the unit.  This unit is smaller than most typical skilled nursing facility units and rather than have a different part-time employee in each role, we find that the ability to engage the residents in activities provides an excellent foundation for the relationship-building, conducting of assessments and creating of interventions that a social worker is responsible for.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Conducting of psychosocial, mood, cognitive and behavior assessments

 

  • Collaborating with an interdisciplinary team

 

  • Facilitating family care conferences

 

  • Developing person-centered interventions for mood and behavior

 

  • Facilitating group, individual and 1:1 activities in the memory care unit

 

  • Documenting both social work and activity notes and assessments in an electronic medical record

 

  • Building relationships with families
Educational Background: 
A Bachelors Degree
Skills/Experience: 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills along with customer service skills

 

  • Time management and organizational skills

 

  • Computer skills for charting and documentation

 

  • A strong team player

 

  • Ability to work autonomously, with support from your team and supervisor

 

  • Patience

 

  • A desire to work with elders with dementia
Compensation/Benefits: 

$29.00 to $32.00/hour

  • Competitive Hourly Rate
  • Comprehensive Training Period
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program
  • Employee Appreciation Bonus
  • Career Growth & Advancement
  • Generous Paid Time Off / Sick Leave
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Retirement Plan Employer contribution

Continuing Education- Our non-profit status makes us a qualifying employer for Public STUDENT Loan Forgiveness Program.

 

Additional Information: 

Kline Galland is an equal opportunity employer and affirmative action employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

Organization Info

Kline Galland

Overview
Headquarters: 
Seattle, WA, USA
Size: 
501-1000 employees
Founded: 
1914
About Us
Mission: 

A living commitment, inspired by Jewish values, to provide exceptional senior care by exceptional people, every day, in every way, for everyone.

Programs: 

From skilled nursing care and rehabilitation at the Kline Galland Home, independent living, assisted living and memory support at the Mary Schwartz Summit, to our evolving and wide variety of Benaroya Community Services, Kline Galland has become Your Single-Source Senior Care Resource.™

Why Work For Us?: 

Our employees are the heart and soul of our organization!

As such, enjoy competitive salaries, benefits and advancement opportunities all within an exceptional working environment. You’ll experience the caring support of the entire staff as well as the appreciation of our residents, clients and families.

Inclusive environment: Our employees are from a wide variety of diverse backgrounds with varied experiences, both personally and professionally. They come together to form a beautiful quilt that covers our residents and clients with exceptional care. Team members one and all have the support of management and the appreciation of our seniors and their families.

Employee recognition: Kline Galland employees are the face of our organization day-in and day-out. As such, we place an extremely high value on the contributions (both expected and unexpected) of our staff. We celebrate those contributions with impromptu events … with fun, quarterly recognition … through our Over the TOP awards … and during our annual Staff Appreciation Week. “Thank you” is an important phrase in our vocabulary – one we use often and with great pride for a job well done.

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
May 14 2024
Active Until: 
Jun 13 2024
Hiring Organization: 
Kline Galland
industry: 
Nonprofit