This position may be eligible to receive a temporary stipend of 10% in addition to base pay beginning in December 2021. If eligible, the temporary stipend amount will be calculated using the employee's base rate of pay and will be reflected in each paycheck. It is anticipated that this temporary stipend will be available through June 30, 2022.
In this position the candidate is responsible for the oversight and provision of medically related social series designed to maintain the highest practicable mental and psycho-social well-being of each Veteran/Member of the Arizona State Veteran Home, a skilled nursing facility that serves the long-term care and rehabilitative needs of Arizona’s Veterans. Maintains a personal case load of assigned Veteran/ Members. Ensures compliance with all federal and state regulations and facility policies and procedures. Supervises a staff of social workers. Learns, implements and monitors Arizona Management System (AMS) methods. Utilizes AMS concepts and tools for problem solving, continuous process improvement, and work efficiency. Incorporates a cultural focus on Veteran/Member-centered care in the performance of job duties.
The Arizona Department of Administration offers a comprehensive benefits package to include:
• Sick leave
• Vacation with 10 paid holidays per year
• Health and dental insurance
• Retirement plan
• Life insurance and long-term disability insurance
• Optional employee benefits include short-term disability insurance, deferred compensation plans, and supplemental life insurance
For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page
ARIZONA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (AMS)
All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress. Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.
The State of Arizona is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.