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The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society

Director of Social Services

The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society - Corsica, SD

Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.

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Director of Social Services

Location: 7500 - GSS Corsica

455 N Dakota Ave

Corsica, South Dakota, 57328-2110

United States

Employment Type: Full-Time

Hourly: 0.00 - 0.00

Shift: Day

Job Summary

This postion formulates and coordinates interdisciplinary plans for admissions, transfers and discharges of residents.

Contacts appropriate community members, speaks at community functions and conducts tours and educational sessions; keeps community aware and up to date on the care center/campus. Formulates and coordinates interdisciplinary discharge plans for residents. Assures successful transfer of residents both within the center/campus and to outside agencies. Assures leave of absences are processed smoothly. Assures all aspects of admissions process of residents is done in compliance with state and federal regulations and GSS guidelines. Assesses and develops a plan of care that meets residents' needs. Provides or arranges for social services for residents/ family members as appropriate. Completes all documents related to social work. Receives and shares information; observes and reports residents' conditions to appropriate staff. Educates families and residents regarding placement, care and rights. Teaches staff on issues related to resident care, rights and behaviors. Uses EMR accurately.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Social Work or a human services field including but not limited to sociology, special education, rehabilitation counseling or psychology. Licensure or certification as a social worker in the state where the center/campus is located, if required by State Social Work licensing board.

Must have excellent communication skills.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status.

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All qualified applicants will recieve consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other protected status.

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Director of Social Services The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society - Corsica, SD, United States

   

Location: Corsica, SD

Company Profile:
From its beginnings in a six-room rented house in rural North Dakota to becoming the nation’s largest not-for-profit provider of senior care and services, The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society has always been guided by its mission of sharing God’s love in word and deed.