Adult Protective Services/Crisis Professional

Job Type: County
Job Description:

Richland County Health and Human Services has a full-time opening for a Social Worker in our Behavioral Health Services Unit providing mental health treatment service facilitation in a community setting. Duties include maintaining a client treatment caseload, providing emergency mental health services, Elder Abuse and Adult-at-Risk services, conducting assessments, and coordination with court systems.

Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field is required. State Social Worker certification or eligibility is required, and two years of experience working with elders or persons with disabilities and experience with Chapter 54 and 55 of the Wisconsin Statutes preferred. A valid driver’s license with access to reliable transportation is required and local availability for emergency on-call rotation may also be required. The wage range for this 40-hr/week certified Social Worker position is $20.68-$21.62 per hour with county health, retirement, and other fringe benefits. (starting wage for non-certified applicant is $18.99 per hour which increases to $19.42-$19.85 after probation).

Visit our website at for a full description of the position, benefits, and application requirements. Deadline is 3pm on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Deadline Note:

While in D.C. today meeting with our federal delegation on the latest #Coronavirus relief package, #WisCounties Government Affairs Associate Dan Bahr stopped by the @NACoTweets office and met with staff, including NACo Executive Director @MchaseNACo.

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