Adult Protective Services Worker

Application Deadline: 2024-08-15
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Jackson County DHHS is seeking to fill a full-time Adult Protective Services Worker I/II position. The Adult Protective Worker will provide a variety of services including assisting clients with supportive services designed to overcome financial, health, or family problems; conducts individual or family assessments to determine services needed; provides agency services when appropriate; and refers clients for other community services when needed. Services to clients may take the form of protective actions on their behalf or on behalf of the community. Works in conjunction with other DHHS Staff to coordinate services as necessary.

Requirements: A Bachelor’s of Arts or Science Degree from an accredited college or university, with a major in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Criminal Justice or related field. Social work certification preferred. Minimum of one (1) year of experience working with one or more of the client populations served by Jackson County DHHS: drug and alcohol population, mental health population and/or vulnerable adults. Qualifying work experience may be paid or unpaid, and may include internships, field placements and volunteer work. The position offers a competitive salary and an excellent County benefits and State retirement package.

To apply, visit our Employment Opportunities page on our website at or scan QR code. Deadline will remain open until position is filled.

Jackson County Human Resources Department
307 Main Street
Black River Falls, WI 54615
Jackson County is an EEO/AA/ADA Employer
Jackson County is a Family Friendly Workplace

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