Social Services Coordinator

POSITION:                Social Services Coordinator

DEPARTMENT:       Nursing

HOURS:                     0.6 – 1.0 FTE

Evening or weekend work may occasionally be necessary

Qualifications:

  • Masters’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited school is preferred.
  • Demonstrates evidence of essential leadership, communication, education, collaboration, and counseling skills.
  • Proficient communication skills
  • Effective organizational skills and demonstrates ability to maintain accurate notes and records.

Skill(s):

  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, physicians, and co-workers (verbal and written).
  • Professional telephone etiquette
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to delegate, support, coach, and direct
  • Good organizational skills
  • Leadership and team work qualities
  • Problem solving skills

General Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with administrative staff and physicians to optimize efficiency.
  • Works in collaboration with appropriately licensed social workers.
  • Establishes and implements policies, objectives, and procedures for department. Reports on department results and outcomes.
  • Monitors patient service feedback and helps resolves complaints and service issues.

Experience:  Previous social work experience preferred, but not required.