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Job Title:  SOCIAL WORKER 1 - UNDERFILL

SOCIAL WORKER 1 - 60027104
Posting Close Date:  10/5/2022
Location: 

ELKO, NEVADA, US, 89801

Requisition Id:  12616

SOCIAL WORKER 1 - UNDERFILL - Requisition ID: [[id]] 

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: 10/5/2022 

Geographical Location: Elko  

 

Department: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Division: DHHS - DIVISION OF CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES 

Business Unit: HR-RURAL CHILD WELFARE 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

*Pay Grade: GRADE 32 

Salary Range: $46,499.76 - $68,632.56 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: ANA MARIA ORNELLAS 

Phone:  775 684-0151 

Email: aornellas@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position Description

Social Workers are licensed professionals who provide case management services to children, families, the elderly, and other individuals within local communities and institutions.

DIVISION OF CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICESIs recruiting for a Social Worker 1 underfilling a Social Worker 3 position for the Adoption Unit in Elko. This is a full-time position and a Nevada Social Work license is a requirement for employment. A social worker for the Adoption will be responsible to deliver strength-based family centered case management permanency services to families, with a goal of adoption, that promote the safety and well-being and permanency of children; to include implementing plans of care; including home visits, monitoring service, court report preparation and record keeping. Ensure children have their medical, mental health and educational needs met.

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others.

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-12_0/

Minimum Qualifications

  • Licensure or provisional licensure as a Social Worker, Clinical Social Worker, Independent Social Worker, or Associate in Social Work. 

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

Special Requirements

  • Licensure or provisional licensure by the State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers as a Social Worker, Clinical Social Worker, Independent Social Worker, or Associate in Social Work is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of employment.
  • A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
  • Some positions are subject to call-out or call-back.
  • Some positions require work on evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

 

*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.

 

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

 


Nearest Major Market: Elko