Join us as a Social Worker – Client Engagement Leader

Client Engagement Leader

Regular Full-Time (1.0 FTE)

Facility: Ocean View Continuing Care Centre

Location: Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia
Job Category: Nursing, Healthcare, Long Term Care, Continuing Care Centre
Position Available: Regular Full-time (1.0 FTE)

Organization Description:

Ocean View is a charitable organization that has been operating since the early 1960’s. We provide a variety of services, predominately for seniors and other folks that need a little extra help in day to day living. Between in care living and community supports, we proudly serve over 500 individuals each year through our 320+ staff and 100+ volunteers. Our vision is to be the “community of choice” for Nova Scotians needing support in a place they call home. We are committed to the highest standards of support and services and we promote a healthy workplace for staff. We foster a healthy work-life balance and use the latest best practice information at all levels. Fully accredited by Accreditation Canada since 1974, our commitment to excellence and safety is unsurpassed.

Job Summary

The Client Engagement Leader is responsible for the delivery of Social Work Services (MSW) to residents and families using problem-solving skills and social work competencies in accordance with the standards, guidelines, and scope of social work to ensure quality care for residents and families. The Client Engagement Leader works collaboratively with other facility disciplines in the pursuit of our vision. Ocean View works collaboratively in a shared services model and therefore the Client Engagement Leader may be required to work at multiple sites and service areas in the scope of the role.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in social work (MSW) required
  • Registered Social worker In Nova Scotia
  • Clear Criminal record check and vulnerable Sector Check
  • 3-5 years’ experience as a Social Worker in a long-term care setting. Knowledge of the issues of aging, experience with seniors, and palliative care.
  • Demonstrated administrative experience and leadership skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a contributing team member

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

  • Free Parking & on Bus Route
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment

The successful candidate will be required to submit a criminal record and vulnerable sector check on offer of employment.

Salary Range: Ocean View offers a competitive compensation package including a comprehensive benefits package

Please be aware that OVCCC is a pet friendly environment that is home to several animals.

Please direct all applications to:
Human Resources
Email: hr@oceanv.ca
Or Fax to: 902-465-4929