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FOSTER CARE FAMILY SERVICES SPECIALIST

Recruitment #14-S366-030

Date Opened:7/25/2013 3:30:00 PM
Closing Date:10/10/2013 11:59:00 PM
Hiring Range:$45,620-$66,568
Department:FAMILY SERVICES
Job Type: Open and Competitive
Full/Part-Time: Full-Time
Eligible For:Full Benefits
Reg/Temp:

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JOB DESCRIPTION

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.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

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.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Valid state driver's license is required.

POST CONDITIONAL OFFER CONTINGENCIES

Successful candidate will undergo a criminal background, child protective services and DMV check.

 



 
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