Organization: Columbia County
Location: Portage, WI
This is a full-time management position reporting to the Children & Families Division Administrator under the direction of the Columbia County Health and Human Services Director. Primary job duties include supervising child protective services with additional child welfare and youth justice responsibilities. This position is responsible for ensuring compliance with program objectives and interpreting and implementing state, county, and agency policies and procedures and continual improvement efforts. This position will assist in protecting children and the community while strengthening families and promoting their self-sufficiency. Qualifications: Master’s Degree from an accredited university or college with a concentration in Human Services related course work and supervisory experience preferred OR Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college with a concentration in Human Services related course work and a minimum of five (5) years of direct service experience working with families in the child welfare and youth justice field. Certification as a Social Worker by the State of Wisconsin required. Hire Rate: $28.275 to $32.309 per hour based on experience. Required Columbia County application and job description can be obtained from the County website www.co.columbia.wi.us Application deadline is January 24, 2020.