DIRECTOR OF SOCIAL WORK (#011618)

New England Pediatric Care Day School ( learn more )

New England Pediatric Care Day School

North Billerica, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3015993
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : October 16, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

At NEPC we care for children, families and each other.

Have you considered how your career could allow you to truly mean something in the lives of children and their families? Discover how you can make a difference at New England Pediatric Care! New England Pediatric Care (NEPC) is a one-of-a-kind resource that provides specialized around the clock care to infants, children and young adults with complex medical needs. We are seeking a dynamic individual to lead our Social Services Department. As a Clinical Department Head, the Director of Social Services maintains census, facilitates admissions and tours for all prospective families. Responsibilities include but are not limited to :

•Facilitate tours for all prospective families
•Communication with families, ensuring an efficient admission process
•Building and maintaining facility occupancy through Admission and/or Discharge Planning for Post-Hospitalization, Short-Term and Long-Term admissions and Special Ed. School Programs
•Acquiring and fostering referral sources through use of NEPC marketing materials and presentations
•Interactions with hospitals, community pediatric liaisons and school districts specific to our population
•Assist in Guardianship acquisition


Benefits:
•Generous paid time off including vacation, personal, sick and holiday time /Competitive Salary
•Medical and Dental plans offered with a significant employer contribution toward the cost of medical insurance with enrollment in a Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) funded by employer to help pay for eligible out-of-pocket medical expenses
•Availability of a 403(b) retirement plan
•Tuition reimbursement
•An active Staff Appreciation Committee focused on employee engagement, recognition and FUN!

NEPC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
    Special Education > Severe/Profound Disabilities
    Student Services > Adjustment Counselor
    Student Services > School/Guidance Counselor
    Student Services > Social Worker
  • Job Requirements

    • •Excellent communication skills are essential in order to understand and coordinate care with the educational, nursing and rehabilitation teams
      •knowledge of ACO ( Accountable Care Organizations)
      •Experience working with government agencies
      •Desire to be in an intricate role that promotes and fulfils the growth of NEPC
      •Marketing and Admissions experience is advantageous for this position
      •Preferred candidate will have a Master’s Degree and current license in Social Work with 3 years’ experience in either pediatrics and/or the nursing home setting

      All interested candidates please send resumes to :

      ATTN: Jack McDonald, Associate Executive Director ; jmcdonald@nepc.org




    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Amy Gagnon
    • 78 Boston Road
    • North Billerica, Massachusetts 01862

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