Behavioral Health Social Worker

Application Deadline: 2022-06-15
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Jackson County DHHS is seeking to fill a Behavioral Health Social Worker I/II position. Job duties would include, but are not limited to, assessing needs of clients, establishing service plans, providing crisis intervention, advocating for clients/families, and working with a team of informal and formal supports to support the client. This position would be mainly serving youth or adults in the Comprehensive Community Services (CCS), Children’s Long-Term Support Program (CLTS), or Coordinated Services Team (CST), but would also help with back-up coverage for the Crisis program that serves youth and adults. The position would not include any on-call work.
Requirements: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Criminal Justice or related field and a valid Wisconsin driver’s license. Must hold a valid Wisconsin Social Work Certification. If not certified at the time of application for employment, must have applied to the State of Wisconsin for a Temporary or Training Certificate prior to starting employment and obtain certification within six months of hire. The position includes a competitive salary, an excellent County benefit package and State retirement plan.

To apply, visit our Career Opportunities page at www.co.jackson.wi.us. Position will remain open until filled.

Jackson County Human Resources Department
307 Main Street – 2nd Floor
Black River Falls, WI 54615
715-284-0216
www.co.jackson.wi.us
Jackson County is an EEO/AA/ADA Employer

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cojacksonwi

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