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Social Services Assistant - Interim

Company: Generations at Oakton Pavillion LLC
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:

Description: SOCIAL SERVICES ASSISTANT- Full-Time, Temporary - Generations at Oakton Pavillion, Des Plaines, IL Generations at Oakton Pavillion, Des Plaines, IL Seeks a Dynamic Interim Social Services Assistant. This is a Full Time, Temporary Role, Lasting Approximately 4-5 Weeks, with a Pay Rate of $18.50 per hour. This is an Excellent Learning Opportunity for Someone interested in a Career in Social Services. Nursing Home and MDS scoring and assessment experience is preferred. Are you looking for a career with an organization well-known for its stability and longevity, and a collaborative staff that shares your passion for excellence in patient care? Join us at Generations at Oakton Pavillion, ---and love what you do! Generations at Oakton Pavillion is a 24-hour rehabilitation and skilled nursing community on a beautiful campus in Des Plaines, Illinois. Oakton Pavillion provides top quality short or long term rehabilitation and healthcare, plus concierge level amenities for its residents. Please visit our website at If you are dedicated to providing uncompromising excellence in patient care, and seek to expand your professional skills and knowledge in a skilled care environment, please submit your resume today. Responsibilities of the Temporary Social Services Assistant: Assist with planning and developing our facility's social service programs in accordance with current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations
Assist with social service assessments, care plans and MDS scoring
Ensure that medical, emotional, and social needs of each resident is met/maintained
Greet and orient new residents
Provide information regarding community resources to residents' families
Coordinate discharge planning
Assist with facilitating regular care plan meetings with residents and their families
Assist with the MDS (Minimum Data Set) within the Assessment Reference date
Support nursing or other pertinent departments in resolving issues and grievances
Attend intervention, rehabilitation, marketing, performance improvement and Medicare meetings as appropriate IND1 Requirements: of the Temporary Social Services Assistant: Knowledge of MDS, care plans and assessments
Nursing Home experience preferred
Alzheimer's/Dementia experience preferred
Minimum two years' experience as a social worker, or related experience
Hospital, nursing or long-term care facility preferred
Knowledge of the social dynamic of the geriatric population helpful
Knowledge of community resources a plus
Initiative to seek new methods and services for residents
Strong leadership and relationship building skills
High level of organizational professionalism
Working knowledge of government regulations as relevant to social services plus "Generations - Our Family Caring for Your Family for Generations to Come" Generations at Oakton Pavillion is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: Generations at Oakton Pavillion LLC, Des Plaines , Social Services Assistant - Interim, Other , Des Plaines, Illinois

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