Licensed Social Worker

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Licensed Social Worker

Service Location: Arcadia Retirement Residence
Address: 1434 Punahou Street, Honolulu, HI 96822

Basic Job Description:

  • Provides medically related social work services to help residents and clients attain or maintain their highest practicable physical, mental and psychosocial well being
  • Ensures that all resident rights and responsibilities are protected and enforced, and establishes and maintains a close liaison with residents and families
  • Participates in admissions, discharges, and evaluation processes for all residents & clients
  • Collaborates with interdisciplinary team members to ensure that appropriate services are provided to each resident
  • Conducts ongoing assessment, monitoring and evaluation of residents’ progress or lack thereof during their stay
  • Assists in the development of the Service Plans for residents & clients
  • Assists in collaboration and communication with the resident and/or family members should a higher level of care be required for the resident and discuss options available within the community
  • Assists with responding to residents, visitors and staff, independently giving information and handling inquiries
  • Keeps informed of prevailing Federal and State regulations relating to Long Term Care facilities, best practices in medical social services and disease entities relating to mental and psychosocial matters

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree (M.S.W.) in Social Work; and one to two years related experience and training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Current State of Hawaii license to practice social work as required by the Hawaii Revised Statues (HRS) 467E
  • Experience working with the elderly in a Long Term Care setting is preferred

Job Type: Full Time (40 hrs per week), working as scheduled Sunday through Thursday

Application Instructions:

To apply for employment, please click the “Apply for job” button below to display the hyperlink to our application.

Please note that the application will not work on a mobile device and you must apply from a desktop or laptop computer.

For further assistance please contact Human Resources at employment@arcadia-hi.org or at (808)983-5918