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Social Work Aid

Job Description

Five Star Quality Care, Inc. is a senior living and healthcare services company. Five Star owns or leases and operates 250 senior living communities around the nation. These communities include independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing communities. Five Star also operates institutional pharmacies and rehabilitation hospitals. Five Star is a large and growing company with more than 21,000 care givers and professionals coast to coast yet we maintain a friendly, personal “small” company feeling.


At Five Star, we look for the right person and get them into the right position. The term “right’ is defined by someone who can do the job, shares our values and wants to share in our success. The right position means that they currently have the skills and abilities to do what a particular job requires. For people who embrace the Five Star Values—accountability, responsibility, going the extra mile, and caring for and helping others—a Five Star career is often the Perfect Fit.


Five Star Quality Care, Villa Valencia in Laguna Hills, CA is seeking an experienced full time Social Work Aid.


The Social Work Aid provides medically related social services to respond to the concrete and emotional needs of residents and provides support to family members.  This employee also assists with resident admission and the referral process.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum one year experience working in the human service field in a Skilled Nursing environment.
  • 36 hour course certification Social Worker’s in Long Term Care preferred.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills; oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in computer skills
  • Working knowledge of and ability to apply professional standards of social work practice in job situation.
  • Current knowledge of state and federal laws and regulations that apply to the practice of social work in long-term care.
  • Demonstrates effective time management skills.
  • Freedom from illegal use of drugs.
  • Freedom form use and effects of use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace.
  • Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of abusing, neglecting or mistreating individuals in a health care related setting are ineligible for employment in the position.
  • Ability to work weekends, evening, holidays and flexible hours


This organization participates in E-Verify. Employment offers are contingent upon satisfactory completion of all pre-employment testing.



Five Star Quality Care, Villa Valencia

24552 Paseo de Valencia

Laguna Hills, CA 92653


Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Part-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
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Social Work Aid

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