Social Services Worker II
Social Service Worker II’s make a difference in the lives of the children, families and communities they serve. As a Social Worker II, you will join a fast-paced environment where you will balance work as an individual and as a team member, to assess the safety of children. You will collaborate with families, providers and the community to develop and implement strategies to ensure child safety, permanency, and well-being, and work to help engage and strengthen families in the process.
A qualified candidate must have the ability to assess family dynamics and draw valid conclusions about child safety. Maintain caseload of children/families that have been determined to require the protective assistance. The ability to prepare accurate reports and meet multiple deadlines is a must. Candidates should have experience working with at risk children and families. Must be able to work days, nights, or weekends as required. Will be on-call every 7-9 weeks.
Successful candidates exercise emotional intelligence, evidence strong social skills, passion, and have a high-level of resiliency. They are adaptable, organized, and continuous learners. They have excellent communication, problem solving and decision -making skills, as well as the ability to build trust and facilitate change with culturally and economically diverse families within an environment of empathy, integrity, professionalism, respect and kindness.
This position requires a minimum of an undergraduate degree in behavioral science, social science, early childhood development, education, criminal justice, or related field. A background record check will be required as well as a clean driving record and a valid Driver’s License. This is a full-time position with benefits.
Cover letter and resume can be sent to:
Williams County Department of Job and Family Services
Attn: Vicki Blair
117 W. Butler Street, Bryan, OH 43506
You may also submit resume by fax at 419-636-8843 or via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for submission is: Thursday, July 23, 2020
Source: Williams County Jobs