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Job Opportunities

Social Worker - Under the direction of the Children, Youth, and Families (CYF) Program Manager this position determines the need for and provides individuals and families with a wide range of social services designed to overcome personal, family, financial, or health issues. This position maintains a caseload, provides exploratory and diagnostic intake, and performs social services tasks appropriate to the client’s issues/concerns/needs. This position coordinates and collaborates with the CYF Unit Program Manager and CYF Unit staff. This position provides child protection investigation and family assessments or ongoing child protection case management to families that have encountered abuse and neglect; primary duties are dependent on agency needs. This position assesses safety, provides resources, makes referrals for services, monitors case plan progress, and makes permanency plans for children in need of protection and services. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or closely related field from an accredited university or college.  Certified WI Social Worker, WI Social Worker certification eligibility within 1 year of hire, or WI Social Worker Training Certificate.  MN Social Work licensure will be considered. Preferred Qualifications: One (1) to two (2) years of experience in child protective services or Juvenile Court services to children and families. Knowledge of Wisconsin Statutes Chapters 48 and 938. Courtroom experience is preferred.  FT 40 hrs wk; $24.07/hr plus fringe benefits. File by 3:00 p.m. on December 19, 2018. This position will have a start date after January 1, 2019.  EOE
Position Description
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**********Status of Previous Opportunities**********

Child Support Administrative Assistant - Applications are being screened.

Public Health Nurse Manager -Filled

Social Worker - Filled

Pierce County Fair – Office Specialist: - Filled

Social Worker - Filled

Pierce County Sheriff’s Office – Patrol Division: - Interviews have been completed











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