Details for Scott County Child Protection Worker In this position, you'll perform


Scott County Child Protection Worker In this position, you'll perform highly responsible and professional social work involving protecting children within the permanency in their families. Position is a child protection case management role. Primary responsibilities within the case management function include: assess ongoing risk of repeat maltreatment, develop safety plans for children and families, and provide ongoing support to parents and children. Using court intervention when necessary, children are provided with a permanent safe environment through provision of social work services to families. Families active with Child Protection are not voluntary clients; thus, reactions met during the course of work varies greatly. Some evening and weekend hours may be required. MQs: Requires equivalency of a bachelor's degree in a human services related field and three years of experience providing professional social work case management. Case management experience with children and families is highly desired. Expertise in serving underrepresented communities; specifically American Indian and Hispanic populations, and candidates who are bilingual, are preferred. Must possess a valid driver's license and provide a reliable means of transportation for the performance of work responsibilities. Closing: 9/20/21 Hiring Range: $68,239 to $85,298 - DOQ. Apply Online: EOE Let's work together!