Good Samaritan Society Director of Social Services in Spokane Valley, Washington

Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment. Show YOU care, join us today! Director of Social Services Location: 8590 - GSS Spokane Valley 17121 E 8th Ave Spokane Valley, Washington, 99016-9399 United States Employment Type: Full-Time Hourly: 24.96 - 28.09 Shift: Day Job Summary As a Director of Social Services, you have a strong desire to help others during times of transition. In your role at the Good Samaritan Society, you will help coordinate resident admissions, transfers and discharges while managing a team of professionals. What's in it for you: You will work in a faith-based organization with daily devotions and you'll be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team. Just ask our employees - it's what they love most about their role at the Society. That, and our opportunities for advancement. You're a good fit if: You bring a smile to work every day, have the ability to lead others while being a team player yourself, and have a compassionate nature. What you'll do: You'll be a key player in assessing the needs of the resident, completing portions of the MDS, developing and maintaining the care plan and leading the admission process. You'll help residents navigate multiple points of transition, including during admissions, when transfers are required, and during leaves of absence. You'll help residents with financial concerns, track progress, and teach staff about resident rights and managing behavior. Additionally, you'll play a community role, speaking with local organizations about your location, leading facility tours and overseeing educational sessions. You're qualified for this position if: You meet all qualifications outlined below. Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Join us by applying today. Qualifications * Bachelor's degree preferred in Social Work or a human services field including but not limited to sociology, special education, rehabilitation counseling or psychology. * Must have excellent communication skills. * Must be able to pass criminal background and drug testing. The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying employees. The variety of benefits include: health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit: https://www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit: https://www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action req20762