Family Services Support Worker

Lorain County Children Services - Elyria, OH (30+ days ago)3.6


Under supervision, provides assistance to agency caseworkers. Performs a variety of routine duties associated with case administration. Transports children and families and assists with family visits, monitors/supervises visits, assists with activities associated with placement of children; communicates necessary information with staff, caregivers, service providers, etc.; and performs routine support duties to Agency caseworkers. Performs other related duties as required.

Completion of high school diploma or equivalent; and Either (a) one year of continued education and/or training in social work or related field, or (b) one year of relevant work experience; and

Completion of a successful criminal and driving background check; inclusive of maintaining continuing eligibility; possesses and maintains a valid Ohio vehicle operator's license with no restrictions limiting the employee ability to perform his/her duties and maintains continuing eligibility for coverage under the County Vehicle Insurance Policy.

Preferred Qualifications: Bilingual and able to read, write and speak Spanish (or a second language) proficiently.

Lorain County is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will make reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. All qualified applicants, as a condition of employment must; present themselves drug-free and submit to drug screening, successfully complete a criminal background check and obtain and maintain insurability under the county driver risk management plan.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $36,545.60 to $42,556.80 /year

Education:

  • High school or equivalent

Language:

  • Spanish