Director of Social Services – Medford Leas

April 17, 2024

**LeadingAgeNJDE is posting this job on the behalf of Medford Leas**

Director of Social Services (Full Time)Join our team! Surround yourself with great people, make an impactful difference and become an essential member of our Health Care staff and community. The Director of Social Services oversees the Social Services Department at Medford Leas. This role involves supervising department staff and serving as a consultant and confidant to residents, providing ongoing guidance and information about community services and resources. The Director of Social Services acts as a liaison between residents, their families, and management, coordinating services with other departments to ensure quality resident care. Other responsibilities include working with MDS, community outreach – Tri-County Regional Ethics Committee (TREC), facilitating financial assistance, participating in decisions regarding level of care, and organizing group and individual meetings to address residents’ life issues.

Qualified Candidates Should Have: A Master’s degree in social work (MSW) from an accredited university or education program or equivalent related education and credentials that meet regulatory requirements. At least 5 years of social work experience in senior care. Supervisory experience preferred. An active Clinical Social Worker License to practice in the State of NJ. Experience working with MDS.

Benefits Include: Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Generous paid time off to support work life balance. Tuition Assistance401k with employer contributions40% Off our in-house meal program. Same Day Pay program Child Care Subsidy Care Bridge employee assistance program to support mental health. Choices of supplemental insurance, including ID Shield, Legal Shield and more. Personal use of the Fitness Center and Pool. Through Vizient, gain access to a wide variety of employee discounts for mobile networks, restaurants, movie tickets, theme parks and more.

Medford Leas is a Quaker based Continuing Care Retirement Community, serving more than 600 residents in an active living environment with extraordinary health care services on two campuses in Medford and Lumberton, New Jersey. Since it’s opening in 1971, Medford Leas has been recognized nationally for its leadership, innovation, superior health and wellness services and a unique 180-acre arboretum campus setting.Medford Leas is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.