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McKenzie County Social Services - Family Services Specialist III



Exciting Long-term Job Opportunity with McKenzie County


McKenzie County Social Services- Family Services Specialist III (27-5905 )


Hiring Range: $4,260 -$5,200 Monthly


  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, sociology, counseling, human development, elementary education, early childhood education, special education, child development and family science, human resource management (human service track), or criminal justice, and two years of professional human services work experience as a social worker, child protective service worker, or professional case manager.  A Master’s degree in one of the areas above may substitute for one year of the work experience requirement.   

  • If no qualified applicants are found, we will consider filling as a Family Services Specialist  II  with a starting salary  of $3,899  per month. Minimum qualifications require a bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, sociology, counseling, human development, elementary education, early childhood education, special education,  child development and family science or criminal justice and one year of professional human services work experiences as a social worker, child protective service worker or professional case manager or a Master's degree in one of the above areas.

  • If no qualified applicants are found, we will consider filling as a Family Services Specialist I with a starting salary of $3,586 per month. Minimum qualifications require a bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, sociology, counseling, human development , elementary education, early childhood education, special education, child development and family science or criminal justice.

  • Investigate alleged sexual, physical, or emotional child abuse or neglect; determine required actions to ensure the safety of children named in the allegation.

  • Provide family assessments, follow-up services, case management plans.

  • Accept on-call referrals and respond to emergency requests from law enforcement; provide crisis intervention and emergency services to children and family.

  • Develop and implement case management plans with parents of children where abuse or neglect has been substantiated.

  • Arrange alternative care placements for children who are removed from their home as a result of child abuse or neglect.

  • Provide case management and educational services with focus on maintaining an intact family unit or its reunification.

  • Provide permanency planning and case management for children needing guardianship or adoption.

  • Coordinate services for children in temporary county custody or under the custody and control of the county

      McKenzie County offers an excellent benefit package including:

    Health Insurance – Health & Child Care -Flexible Spending- Program Group Life Insurance – Retirement

    Optional Deferred Comp Plan- Vacation – Sick Leave – Personal Leave – Paid Holidays

     

    The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.


As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.


Closing Date is January 30th


To Apply: Access application form online at: http://www.nd.gov/hrms/jobs/appforms.html .     An applicant who is a resident of North Dakota and eligible to claim veterans’ preference must abide by the Department of Veterans Affairs guidelines available at www.nd.gov/veterans/benefits/veterans-preference-state/documentation-required-applicant


                         Position Number: 323-27-00-5905 or Contact Desiree Sorenson at Social Services 701-444-7464.


 

     






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