CPS Supervisor (Social Services Supervisor)
Fairfax County Government

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Post Date: Apr 05, 2022
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - Virginia - Reston
Job Reference: 22-00506
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Description
This job announcement is being re-advertised. If you previously applied you do not need to reapply in order to be considered.

The Division of Children, Youth and Families (CYF) of the Department of Family Services (DFS) is seeking a CPS Supervisor to lead a team of Social Services Specialists in the Child Protective Services (CPS) Afterhours unit. DFS is committed to strengthening the well-being of its diverse community by protecting and improving the lives of all children, adults, and families through assistance, partnership, advocacy, outreach, and quality services. To learn more about DFS and its Mission, Vision, and Values, please click here.

The CPS Supervisor is a leadership position and is accountable for critical decisions that are vital to the protection of children. Provides day-to-day management of a unit of caseworkers (social services specialists) responsible for conducting family assessments, investigations, case management, and intervention to ensure child safety and well-being as well as to stabilize and support families. Work hours are Monday-Friday, 1:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., however, evening and/or weekend work as well as being part of an on-call rotation for CPS that includes evening, overnight, weekend, and holiday hours which may require immediate response into the field are required. Click here to watch a short video here and gain more insight about this position.

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Skills
MINIMUM QUALIFIFCATIONS:
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree; plus four years of increasingly responsible, directly-related professional experience in the social services or human services field. A master’s degree in a related field may be substituted for one year of required experience.

CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED:
Valid driver's license.

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