FOSTER CARE FAMILY SERVICES SPECIALIST
7/25/2013 3:30:00 PM
10/10/2013 11:59:00 PM
Open and Competitive
Loudoun County's Department of Family Services is currently seeking qualified applicants for a full time Foster Care and Adoption Family Services Specialist to provide case management to children and adolescents placed in out-of home care and their families. Responsibilities include working in collaboration with collateral agencies, court systems, schools and mental health. Case management duties include documentation in a computer based program, initiating and participating in court actions, supporting and guiding children towards permanent family living and maintaining compliance with all administrative and State mandated requirements. Emergency and after-hours duties may be required.
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Social Work or a related field and three years of professional experience working with children in a professional capacity. Master Degree in Social Work preferred. Spanish speaking preferred. Previous work experience in a public agency in Foster Care and Adoption or Child Protective Services is preferred.
Valid state driver's license is required.
POST CONDITIONAL OFFER CONTINGENCIES
Successful candidate will undergo a criminal background, child protective services and DMV check.
Loudoun County Government:
P.O. Box 7000, Leesburg, VA 20177 | Ph: 703-777-0100