Social Worker II

  • County of Mendocino, CA
  • Ukiah, California
  • May 24, 2019
Full Time Human and Social Services
  • Salary: $45,406.40 - $55,161.60 Annually

Job Description

The Position

Recruitments posted as "Continuous" are subject to close at any time (sometimes without warning) after an initial two-week posting period. Upon closing, the applications received will be screened (generally within 48 hours) and notices will be sent to theapplicants regarding the status of their application. Once a continuous recruitment closes it will often be posted again immediately. You will not be notified by HR regarding the status of your application until the recruitment you applied under closes.

The current vacancies arein various locations throughout the County.The list developed from this recruitment will be used for a limited period to fill open and promotional, regular full-time, and part-time positions in a variety of departments, service areas, and locations throughout the County, should they occur. Pursuant to current bargaining unit agreements, employees regularly assigned to the coastal region or in Covelo are eligible to receive a 5% assignment premium. Bilingual English/Spanish encouraged to apply.

The Social Workerseries provides an excellent career path for those interested in pursuing a career with the County of Mendocino.

Under general direction the Social Worker II carries a caseload of moderately difficult cases determining the services required by County applicants or clients for social services; performs moderately difficult studies and develops comprehensive client service plans. Typical assignments are within child welfare and adult service programs.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS:
Social Worker II is the journey level in the Social Worker series. Incumbents work with a moderate degree of independence in administering services and in using agency or community resources. Some positions may determine initial and continuing eligibility for one or more aid programs. The Social Worker classification differs from the Social Worker Assistant classification in that the former is responsible for assessing clients, developing client case plans and/or court reports, locating necessary services, collaborating with service providers, providing case management, delivering direct services to families, and assigning and directing the work of Social Worker Assistants. Social Worker II differs from Social Worker III in that the latter is the advanced journey level, assigned more complex cases, specialized functions and/or lead worker duties.


Closing Date/Time: Continuous

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