Social Workers

Siskiyou County Health And Human Services Agency   Yreka, CA   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on June 30, 2024
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SISKIYOU COUNTY HIRING SOCIAL WORKERS FOR CHILD WELFARE SERVICES The County of Siskiyou is hiring Social Workers to support our Child Welfare Services unit. Experienced Social Workers (III and IV) will handle advanced and intensive case management services. New Social Workers who have the minimum qualifications, as stated in the job ad, are encouraged to apply for Social Worker I/II positions and will receive on the job training. All positions require an in-depth understanding of family dynamics, mental health issues, substance abuse, and domestic violence. Ideal candidates possess initiative, determination, rigorous case management skills, and a passion for seeing families and children receive the services they need to remain healthy and, hopefully, intact. Social Workers may be assigned toaspecific geographic or functional area such as court investigations, family maintenance/ reunification, emergency response, child/adult protection, foster care, or employment services cases. All Social Workers assigned to Child Welfare Services receive premium pay of 5% of their base rate of pay. Siskiyou County offers a comfortable lifestyle with proximity to spectacular recreational opportunities for every outdoor adventurer. There is skiing, fishing, hiking, water sports, birding, golfing, gold panning, and hunting. The County's boundaries encompass parts of five National Forests, as well as numerous rivers, lakes, and streams. Seasonal changes are exceptional with snowy winters, beautiful brisk fall, and mild summers. Small towns offerafamily friendly atmosphere with quiet, safe communities; and stunning properties boast breathtaking views. According to, in December 2023 the median home price in Siskiyou County was $349,000. City amenities such as major shopping centers and entertainment are available within an hour's drive. Yreka is the County seat and is located less than 40 miles from the California/Oregon border. IF YOU MEET MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, AS STATED IN THE JOB AD, WE WILL TRAIN YOU! SCAN QR TO VIEW CURRENT JOB OPENINGS APPLY NOW[0]=HHSA%20-%20SOCIAL%20SERVICES&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending