Child Welfare Supervisor Children & Family Services Program

Idaho Division Of Human Resources Twin Falls , ID 83301

Posted 1 week ago

Description

The Idaho Department of Health & Welfare, Division of Family & Community Services is recruiting for a Child Welfare Supervisor in our Twin Falls Field Office for the Children & Family Services Program. The individual selected for this position will be responsible for leadership and supervision for a team of professional child welfare social workers with combined workload of safety assessment and case management.

Example of Duties

  • Supervises a team of professional staff

  • Develops and implements unit work plans

  • Ensures quality of service delivery activities

  • Evaluate employee performance, assess staff training needs and provide training

  • Prepares monthly statistics to determine trends and services needs

  • Provides input into program policies, goals, and procedures

  • Assigns caseloads, directs practice and provide consultation to ensure agency practice standards are met

  • Provides and coordinates emergency and crisis intervention services

  • Develops support and service partnerships and expanded community options for children and families in cooperation with community groups

  • Participates on special projects and ad hoc committees

  • Serves as a member of the Region's Management Team

  • Ensures quality of service delivery, assessments, and reports

  • Provides consultation, technical assistance and training to the community

Minimum Qualifications

  • Licensure as a Social Worker in Idaho in accordance with Idaho Code 54-3201 et.seq.

  • Some knowledge of supervisory practices

  • Some knowledge of community organization/development principles and processes

  • Four years experience as a Social Worker in assessment or case management of child protection cases. A Master of Social Work Degree may substitute for one year of the required experience. Assessment or case management experience in another public child welfare system or child welfare agency may substitute on a year-for-year basis up to a maximum of two years. Considerable knowledge of supervisory practices and/or supervisory experience in a related human services field may substitute for two years of the required experience.

  • Applicants must possess a valid driver's license.

Supplemental Information

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