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Job Title:  SOCIAL WORKER 2

SOCIAL WORKER 2 - 60027080
Posting Close Date:  N/A
Location: 

FERNLEY, NEVADA, US, 89408

Requisition Id:  5914

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 34 

Salary Range: $49,151.52 - $72,871.20

Fulltime/Parttime: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: ANA MARIA ORNELLAS 

Phone: 775 684-0151 

Email: aornellas@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position Description

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.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 SERVICES Is recruiting for a Social Worker 2 underfilling a Social Worker 3 position for the Adoption Unit in Fernley. This is a full-time position and a Nevada Social Work license is a requirement for employment. A social worker for the Adoption Unit this position will be responsible for development of new adoption  staff through case consultation, direct supervision, coaching, mentoring and modeling the desired best practice; Provide ongoing case management services for their own permanency caseload with a goal of adoption to include implementing plans of care; including home visits; monitoring services; court report preparation and record keeping; and providing technical information and educational services.

This is a full time position that will be located Fernley. The State of Nevada and DCFS offer an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, participation in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), accrual of 15 days of annual and 15 days of sick leave, 11 paid holidays and no city, county, state or social security tax! DCFS 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 of belief, age disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.

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 and one year of professional experience providing case management in a social work setting equivalent to a Social Worker I in Nevada State service.

Special Requirements

  • A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
  • 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.
  • Working evenings, weekends, and/or holidays is required by the Division of Child and Family Services.
  • The Division of Child and Family Services requires this position to be subject to on-call.
  • A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.

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.

 


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