Social Worker with Senior Resident Experience

The Chesapeake - Newport News, VA


If you have a Passion to change peoples lives for the better through your dedication to serve to our residents - we would love to talk with you about joining our family. We have a Full-Time Social Worker position available.

Would you like to change your quality of life, the life of others, and even the world? If you want to MAKE A DIFFERENCE in 2019, join our family of team members at The Chesapeake, a faith-based, 5 star Continuing Care Community in Newport News, VA! Just named a Best Nursing Home by US News and World Report.

If you are a positive, outgoing, and dedicated to the care of the elderly population - please consider The Chesapeake as your new work family. Looking for someone to grow our Social Work neighborhood for Independent and Assisted Living Residents, while creating experiences to enhance our resident centered care environment.

The philosophy guiding our nursing services is to strive to maintain our residents at the maximum level of self-care and independence. All team members promote the physical, personal and emotional well-being of each resident. The Chesapeake is home to approximately 400 senior adults in independent living, assisted living, memory care, and in a licensed skilled nursing center.

At The Chesapeake, you’ll find a vibrant work experience, overflowing with opportunities for friendship, exploration, activity and growth. You’ll find a community that welcomes you with open arms and new friends who will invite you to join in the fun and become part of the family.

The Chesapeake offers a full range of benefits for full-time team members, including medical and dental insurance, life insurance, retirement plan, access to our fitness center and swimming pool, and many other benefits. The Chesapeake is an equal opportunity employer, and is a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Please send a complete resume to our employment email address.

Gold Award: Best Retirement Community on the Virginia Peninsula.The Chesapeake has been named the “Best Retirement Community on the Virginia Peninsula” for the second year in a row by Coastal Virginia Magazine. We’re excited to be recognized for our commitment to the area’s seniors with this Gold Award

Job Type: Full-time


  • social work: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Education assistance or tuition reimbursement
  • Gym memberships or discounts
  • Employee discounts