Iron County Human Services Department
Children’s Unit Social Worker
The Children & Family Unit of Iron County Human Services has an opening for a Social Worker to provide ongoing services to children who meet the following categories: child abuse and/or neglect, mental illness, behavior problems, developmental disabilities and delinquency. Health insurance and other fringe benefits are a part of the County benefit package.
Descriptions of Duties: Provide intake, assessment, and case management services to court-ordered and voluntary cases serving children and families; determines the ranges of services needed by individuals and families; attends hearings, monitors compliance with court orders; coordinates services with other agencies/disciplines and community members; provides evening and weekend on-call services including assessment, crisis intervention, and referrals; completes case-related documents including correspondence, case decisions and referrals; provides on-going case management and monitoring of cases.
Minimum of a four year degree from an accredited college in social work, sociology, or other approved human services program; certified as a social worker in the State of Wisconsin or eligible for certification within two (2) years; minimum of one year experience preferred; valid driver's license and reliable transportation. Position requires shared on-call status including nights and weekends.
Methods for requesting a job description and application along with submitting the complete application packets include:
*In person or mail: Iron County Human Services Office in the Courthouse located at 300 Taconite Street, Suite 201, Hurley, WI 54534. Phone 715-561-3636
*By email: at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
*By fax number: 715-561-2128
In order to be considered for a position, a complete application packet including the Iron County Application Form, letter of interest and resume’ must be submitted no later than: 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Interviews will be held on Monday, June 18, 2018
Iron County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Download a PDF of the Position Description.
Download a PDF of the Human Services Job Application.