Children's Services Social Work Supervisor - E
Plans, assigns, reviews, and evaluates the work of a unit of Social Workers and provides direction to subordinate staff. There are currently two vacancies for unit assignment. Children and Family Services unit assignments may include, but are not limited to: After Hours, Weekend, Intake/Screening, Emergency Response, Court Investigations, Court Officers, Family Maintenance & Reunification, Permanent Placement, AB12, Independent Living Program (ILP), Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC), Resource Family Approval, Adoptions, and and/or Training.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Review case service plans and court reports
• Coordinate the workload of the unit with other departmental units providing related services
• Training staff employee performance, counseling employees and effectively recommending initial corrective action and other personnel decisions
• Organizing and facilitating conferences with staff to discuss policies, regulations and problems related to social welfare programs
• Consulting with and providing information to other public and private agencies
• Training new workers in casework techniques
• Providing services for the most difficult cases or when unit workload is heavy
• Attending and participating in policy teams and other Agency meetings
• Other duties as assigned
Child Welfare Psychiatric Social Worker II
- Spanish Speaking Preferred
Deadline: Open until Filled
PSWs provide therapeutic counseling and support services to children and families connected to the child welfare system and individual and group therapeutic counseling and case management services to clients having basic and/or severe emotional, family, and/or social adjustment problems.
CANS/CFT PSW: completes or assists in gathering information for the State required Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths (CANS) assessment for children and families involved in the child welfare system. This position works collaboratively with the CFS social worker and BHRS clinician to create a client-focused clinical needs and services plan. This role is also responsible for facilitating the Child and Family Team meetings to ensure that clients are actively involved in every aspect of their child welfare case, mental health treatment and service planning. May also provide short-term mental health and case management services to clients in the child welfare system.
FFA PSW: responsible for coordinating and monitoring the mental health services for the children in the FFA therapeutic program; coordinating, facilitating, and creating the individual needs and services plans for the youth; providing therapeutic support services to the youth and resource parent; and developing and coordinating the monthly foster parent trainings. Also assists with the recruitment, admission, and retention of SMC FFA resource homes referred to the program.