13 Oct

Social Service Worker Jobs Vacancy in Commonwealth Kentucky Estill

Position
Social Service Worker
Company
Commonwealth Kentucky
Location
Estill KY
Opening
13 Oct, 2018 30+ days ago

Commonwealth Kentucky Estill urgently required following position for Social Service Worker. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.

Follow the online directions, complete all the necessary fields, and provide all relevant information so your application is submitted correctly. When you click the 'Apply this Job' button (open in new window) you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details, respond to employment-related questions, and show how you meet the key selection criteria.

Social Service Worker Jobs Vacancy in Commonwealth Kentucky Estill Jobs Details:

Advertisement Closes
10/23/2018 (8:00 PM EST)
18-000002992
Social Service Worker I
Pay Grade
13
Salary
$2,803.72 Monthly
Employment Type
EXECUTIVE BRANCH | FULL TIME, ELIGIBLE FOR OVERTIME PAY | 18A | 37.5 HR/WK
Hiring Agency
Cabinet for Health & Family Services | Dept for Community Based Services
Location
102 Mack St, Irvine, KY 40336 USA
Description
We offer an opportunity to work with families to ensure safe, stable homes for the children of the Commonwealth. Career growth is encouraged through training and mentoring. Benefits include health and life insurance, flexible work schedules, paid sick and vacation leave, and retirement benefits.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Investigate allegations of child abuse, neglect, and/or dependency.
  • Meet with family members to determine the merits of a report of child neglect and/or abuse.
  • Meet with other interested parties such as school and medical staff in order to gather additional information.
  • Complete detailed assessments based on the facts obtained during home visits and meetings with interested parties.
  • Work with families to create a case plan for addressing and correcting issues within the household.
  • Make referrals to outside community resources to assist the family in overcoming identified barriers and to keep children safe in permanent home and promote their wellbeing.
  • Enter case information into the computer.
  • Complete court reports as needed.
  • Provide testimony during administrative and judicial hearings.
  • Work closely with community partners such as law enforcement, school systems, counselors, and shelters.

The ideal candidate will have:
  • Experience working with families and/or children
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • The ability to work well under pressure
  • A willingness to work as part of a team
Minimum Requirements

EDUCATION: Graduate of a college or university with a bachelor's degree in social work, sociology, psychology, marriage and family therapy or a related field.

EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, OR SKILLS: NONE

Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: NONE

Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: NONE

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.): If appointed to the Cabinet for Families and Children or to the Department of Juvenile Justice, an employee in this classification must furnish to the appointing authority within one month of appointment documentation that he/she possesses a valid driver's license and must maintain a valid driver's license for the length of employment in this classification

Working Condition
Performs job duties in an office/facility or residential program setting and visits clients and/or families at their residence. Provides emergency services on 24-hour basis, including accepting referrals and completing investigations at any hour without prior warning. As a result of enforced intervention, the worker runs the risk of physical harm.
Probationary Period
This job has an initial and promotional probationary period of 9 months. For additional information refer to: http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/101/001/325.pdf
If you have questions about this advertisement, please contact Amy Brasher at Amy.Brasher@ky.gov or 606-723-5146 .
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D


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