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Licensed Social Worker

Maine Veterans’ Homes is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to serving Maine’s veterans and families.  Our vision is to be the Provider and Employer of Choice while recognizing our special role as a Veteran Advocate, and “Caring for Those Who Served.”  All six of our facilities have been recognized by the American Health Care Association with awards for Achievement in Quality, placing them in the top five percent of nursing homes across the nation.

MVH - South Paris is all about community.  Our nursing home has a country charm and small town feel where residents and employees know one another by name.  Our focus is on providing top-quality senior care, comfort and camaraderie for the Veterans who call South Paris home.

The Licensed Social Worker performs work of a professional nature and is responsible for executing the functions of the Social Services Department of the Home in order to assure the emotional and social well-being of the residents and their families in accordance with Maine Veterans' Homes policies and governmental regulations.

Position: Licensed Social Worker
Organization: Maine Veterans' Homes
Location: South Paris,  ME 
United States
Salary: based on experience
Posting Start Date: 3/29/2024
Date Posted: 3/29/2024
Requirements
  • Must be knowledgeable of federal, state laws, and VA regulations relative to Social Services for residential, skilled and long-term care.
  • Must have professional knowledge of the methods and practice of social work.
  • Must have current and valid Social Work License from State of Maine.
  • Must be knowledgeable of normal aging process, casework process, medical and public health settings, principles of public welfare, and a working knowledge of the social and health-related resources of the community.
  • Must have proven ability to effectively communicate, verbally and in writing, with a wide range of people in the long-term care environment, including ability to communicate pertinent information about a resident’s condition and to collaborate with other disciplines both within and outside MVH.
  • Must have a Social Services Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college/university; valid State of Maine Social Work license; and social services experience in the long-term care or related field is preferred.

Maine Veterans’ Homes provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Status: This listing expires on: 6/27/2024
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Organization Information
Name:
Maine Veterans' Homes
Address:


South Paris,  ME 04281
United States
Email:
hollygermann@mainevets.org
Phone:
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Contact:
Holly Germann

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