Social Worker – Children and Families

Application Deadline: 2022-07-01
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Oneida County Department of Social Services is a Trauma Informed Agency that empowers, educates and supports agency staff to provide services in a caring, compassionate and safe environment.

Oneida County is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for full time
(40-hours per week) Social Worker positions. This list will be used to fill a current opening as well as fill future vacancies for up to one year. Therefore, applicants who will meet the eligibility requirements within one year are encouraged to apply and forward new information as it becomes available. Starting 2022 hourly rate of $25.02 to $28.59, based on prior experience, plus generous fringe benefit package.

The work involves determination of client needs, provision of appropriate services, and referral of clients to other resources as needed. Position provides opportunities for growth and learning experiences. Supervision is provided. The position also requires limited 24-hour on-call duties (approximately 30 days per year).

Qualified applicant must have a Bachelor degree in Social Work or related field, and be certified by the State of Wisconsin as a Certified Social Worker or eligible for certification. We will consider applicants with a training certificate. Must be able to: gather, access and use information in developing case plans; ability to engage families; plan and provide appropriate and effective referrals; knowledge of the principles and practices of social work; knowledge of laws, regulations, and practices pertaining to social service programs; good oral and written communication skills; ability to maintain accurate records; strong computer skills; have a valid Wisconsin Driver’s License. Must be able to pass 40 wpm typing test.

Excellent Benefit package includes:
▪ Ability to work from home
▪ Flexible Work Schedule
▪ Generous PTO (Paid Time Off) with ability to bank unused hours in future years
▪ Health Insurance with employer sponsored HRA account OR incentive
payment to waive health coverage
▪ Wisconsin Retirement System participation

Complete job description and required Oneida County application can be obtained at Completed Oneida County application along with resume and college transcripts can be emailed to [email protected] or mailed to Oneida County Personnel, P.O. Box 400, Rhinelander, WI 54501. Applications are due by Friday, July 1, 2022 at 9:30 a.m.


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