Social Service Worker Ottawa 2158488

Ottawa, ON

We are presently seeking a Social Service Worker (Part Time at 45 hours bi-weekly) for our location in Ottawa, Ontario.
  
About Us:

We are a Long-Term Care Center as designated by the Ministry of Health and have CARF Accreditation. It is located in the heart of the City of Ottawa at 1026 Baseline Road at the corner of Baseline and Farlane, across from the scenic Experimental Farm.

We strive to ensure a better quality of life for our clients and their families, by providing dependable and affordable care. We provide a full range of professional Health Care Services to enhance the quality of life. Our services are available seven days a week and can range from a few hours daily to 24 hours.

Come join us and help make a difference in the life of older adults! As employees of our facility our primary goal is to help each person, have a great day, every day! Our employees thrive on collaboration and have a passion for excellence, as part of our team, the things you do are key to helping us achieve our shared vision of helping seniors live longer, better. Want to join us?

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Actively involved in planning tours and admissions and liaising with Directors of Care and the LHIN for admissions

  • Responsible to the Director of Care, the social worker identifies the presence of psycho social, behavioral and life adjustment problem. As referenced by the interdisciplinary team.
  • Completes mental and psycho social assessment
  • Promotes Resident’s Bill of Rights and is an advocate to the resident
  • Provides counseling to assist the resident and/or family to adjust to living in the Home.
  • Provides counseling to residents and/or family with behavioral and life adjustment differences.
  • Formulates and coordinates a comprehensive treatment program designed on the basis of a thorough problem identifying assessment to meet the needs and expectations of the resident and their families.
  • Links residents and families with community services so as to provide optimal services. 
  • Supports families and residents in their input in resident’s plan of care
  • Provides expertise in evaluating resident need for counseling services.
  • Provides services where resident advocacy is required.
  • Consults with co-workers, staff and community workers/agencies concerning the psycho social management of residents.
  • Maintains a records system which is conducive to optimal case management, is in accordance with the Home’s policies and maintains confidentiality of information.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in performance all other duties which pertain to effective case and other work management.
  • Participates in resident multidisciplinary care conferences and interdisciplinary meetings where deemed appropriate. Organizes these and attends
  • Participates where relevant and necessary, on planning committees and staff education within the home.
  • Maintains records, tracks and evaluates complaints and concerns
  • Participates in the ongoing education and keeping up to date with the changes in his/her field
  • RAI MDS documentation as required
  • Evaluates the Social Work Services
  • Performs other duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diploma in Social Service Worker Program and be registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW)
  • Specialized knowledge of Gerontology, Behavioral disorder, Complex and Palliative Care.
  • At least 1 year experience in a Long-Term Care setting.
  • Fluent in both English and Italian languages would be a definite asset.

 We offer: 
We offer our employees top wages based on experience.

We pride ourselves on our excellent company culture, and our commitment to be an equal opportunity company.

We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. 

By applying to this position, you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit

Please apply today!

Keywords: Social Service Worker, mental and psycho social assessment, counseling, coordinates treatment programs, maintain records, evaluating, assessment, community services, RAI MDS, Evaluates, ON, Ottawa, Green Valley, Apple Hill, Dunvegan, Maxville, Moose Creek, Martintown, Williamstown, Lancaster, Cornwall, Casselman, Limoges, Enbrun

 

Villa Marconi Long Term Care Centre

Villa Marconi Long Term Care Centre

Villa Marconi Long-Term Care Center is a Long-Term Care Facility as designated by the Ministry of Health and have CARF Accreditation. It is located in the heart of the City of Ottawa at 1026 Baseline Road at the corner of Baseline and Farlane, across from the scenic Experimental Farm.

We strive to ensure a better quality of life for our clients and their families, by providing dependable and affordable care. We provide a full range of professional Health Care Services to enhance the quality of life. Our services are available seven days a week and can range from a few hours daily to 24 hours.

Come join us and help make a difference in the life of older adults! As employees of our facility our primary goal is to help each person, have a great day, every day! Our employees thrive on collaboration and have a passion for excellence, as part of our team, the things you do are key to helping us achieve our shared vision of helping seniors live longer, better. Oh, and you’ll also have a lot of fun doing it. Want to join us?

Please forward all resumes to ccuccaro@villamarconi.com

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