Brookdale Senior Living Director of Social Services in Tucson, Arizona

Full Time Director of Social Services First Shift

Brookdale Santa Catalina 7500 N Calle Sin Envidia Tucson, AZ 85718

Job #: BSL50335a

/Brookdale//. Bringing new life to senior living./

Your responsibilities:

  • Interview each resident and/or family member to determine history, interests, and hopes of the resident to complete a social history

  • Plan, organize, develop, and direct the social service programs to ensure that the medical-related emotional and social needs of the residents are met and maintained on an individual basis

  • Visit residents on a regular basis to determine acceptance to programs and the community

  • Orient and train employees on social services policies and procedures to ensure understanding and support

  • Encourage residents to participate in activity programs

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor"s Degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Social Work required

  • Two years of related experience

  • Must be registered with the Academy of Certified Social Workers

  • Flexibility with schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays

  • Must enjoy working with the senior population

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

/Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan. /