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Job Description


TITLE:
Director Of Social Services
TYPE:
Full-Time Salaried
HOURS:
Monday-Friday
LOCATION:
Knoxville, TN
   
POSITION NO:
K0024
DATE POSTED:
8/14/2018
DATE AVAILABLE:
8/14/2018
CONTACT:

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Director of Social Services will be responsible for working with the residents and families to handle all opportunities that come up with their rights and needs. Will be expected to have excellent communication skills and ensure the documentation and charting is survey ready and accurate. Director must meet all patient care standards as set by TSVH. Will manage the social services team and handle issues as they arise.

QUALIFICATIONS

Must have experience in budget, human resources, purchasing process with management experience. Director must be a caring individual who is willing to assist in any way possible to provide a safe and comfortable environment for our residents. Must be able to work independently and make decisions when circumstances warrant meeting the needs of residents and being flexible in work habits to meet needs of residents or nursing staff. Person must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with residents, families and visitors. Must be able to read and understand Standard English and be willing to work as part of a caring team to provide the best possible care for our residents. Previous experience in long term care is preferred.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor of Science Degree
Licensed Social Work
Preferred Master's Degree

CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES

Licensed Social Work None

NOTICE: This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.


 

 

 

 


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