Organization: City of Eau Claire
Location: Eau Claire, WI
Do you have a degree in Social Work? Are you looking for a unique employment opportunity? Look no further – we have an exciting new job opportunity! We are currently accepting applications for a Co-Response Coordinator position in our Police Department. This is a newly funded position and we are looking for someone who is flexible and can work independently and as part of a team! This position will engage in crisis intervention, refer those experiencing mental health issues, substance abuse, homelessness, and traumatic events to the appropriate resources and/or agency, train department personnel on topics and available resources, and more!
The ideal candidate must have a Master’s Degree in Social Work, Behavioral Science, or related field or a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field with two years of work experience; be able to work independently, take initiative, and work as part of a team; possess strong evaluation, active listening, and interpersonal skills; have excellent professional written and verbal communication skills; possess or obtain (within 30 days of hire) and maintain a valid Wisconsin driver’s license; and be in compliance with State of Wisconsin Social Worker Certification requirements. The successful candidate will also be required to complete a background investigation prior to being hired. Two years professional work experience providing direct service to at-risk, marginalized populations is preferred.
Wage range: $30.33 to $35.33 per hour, plus excellent fringe benefits. Application deadline: May 6th, 2021. Online application and full job description available at www.eauclairewi.gov/jobs. Equal Opportunity Employer.
Recruitment Flyer: https://www.eauclairewi.gov/home/showpublisheddocument?id=35275