Social Worker

Organization: Columbia County Health and human Services

Location: Portage, WI

Columbia County Health & Human Services is recruiting for a Social Worker in the Division of Behavioral Health and Long Term Support.  Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited Social Work Degree Program.  Must be certified/licensed under Wis. Stats. §457 or eligible to obtain certification/licensure within 6 months of hire. Position involves working with individuals of all ages with mental illness or substance use disorders to promote and support their recovery. Knowledge of wraparound, community services, person centered planning, trauma informed care, and facilitating teams is preferred. Requires possession of valid Wisconsin Driver’s License and personal transportation.  Starting wage: $24.163 per hour.  All applicants are required to complete a Columbia County application obtained from the website:  www.co.columbia.wi.us   Application Deadline is August 23, 2019.