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Social Worker (Long Term Care)

Chartwell Ballycliffe Long Term Care and Retirement Residence


70 Station Street, Ajax, Ontario L1S 1R9

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Interested in a career that makes a meaningful difference in the lives of others?  One where you are valued and respected, listened to, and empowered to live up to your potential?  If so, Chartwell Retirement Residences is the place for you.


We are always looking for empathetic, positive and passionate individuals committed to Making People's Lives Better.  With over 200 residences across Canada, we have an opportunity for you that will make a difference in your life.


As a member of the Long Term Care Centre’s senior staff, the Social Worker will act as support to residents and their families including but not limited to, coordination of resident admissions in conjunction with the Director of Care, registered staff and office manager, orientation to the facility, interpretation and follow-through of resident and family needs, referral of resident and/or family intervention as required.


The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Providing support to residents and families;

  • Conducting tours and interviews with potential clients;

  • Facilitating admissions;

  • Coordinating and maintaining a good relationship with outside agencies;

  • Organizing and attending interdisciplinary conferences;

  • Participating in and chairing relevant committees;

  • Participating in CQI activities, accreditation committee.

The ideal candidates will possess:

  • Minimum 2 years relevant experience in social work or other related field;
  • A certificate or degree in Social Work or a related field;
  • Must possess specialized knowledge in gerontology or any field related to seniors;
  • Experience in a long-term care setting would be preferable.

To apply online, please complete the "Apply for this Job" form

All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. As a condition of employment, a Criminal Record Search, which may include a vulnerable sector screen, will be required.

Chartwell Retirement Residences (“Chartwell”) is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all interested parties. In accordance with Chartwell's Accessibility Policy, a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of Chartwell's hiring process.

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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