This position, Family Services Worker - Temporary (Job Opening # 623208) , is open to all State employees and external applicants.
This is a temporary position. Temporary work is typically for variable hours, and is not expected to be full-time. The State does not guarantee 40 hours of work per week.
If you would like more information about this position, please contact Susan O'Brien at Susan.O'Brien@vermont.gov .
Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.
General Job Description
Professional level social services casework for the Department for Children and Families (DCF) of the Agency of Human Services (AHS) involving the management and delivery of services to children and families. Incumbents may be assigned to participate in intake/investigation, child protective services, juvenile services, adoption services, and/or residential licensing. All employees of the AHS perform their respective functions adhering to four key practices: customer service, holistic service, strengths-based relationships and results orientation. Work is performed in a district office under the supervision of an administrative superior, but with significant opportunity for individual discretion and judgment.
To read the full job specifications for this position, please visit the DHR Job Specifications page.
Master's degree in social work.
Bachelor's degree AND eighteen (18) months of human services casework, including at least six months with a child or youth services caseload where duties included direct responsibility for client intake, assessment, plan development, monitoring, service procurement, and case closure in a formal human services delivery system.
Satisfactory completion of 12 to 18 months experience as a Family Services Worker trainee in DCF. (The trainee period is normally 18 months, but may be shortened to 12 months upon recommendation of the supervisor and approval of the Family Services Division Director.)
Equal Employment Opportunity
The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.