The Social Worker II is a journey level class in the social worker class series. Entrance into this professional class requires prior social worker experience and theoretical or academic background. Some incumbents may work under the supervision and assist higher level social workers in the performance of casework duties in providing support counseling, overseeing the provision of employment, social, or rehabilitation services, identifying client needs, using community resources, assisting clients with immediate problems, and in client advocacy. Assignments require the application of diagnostic and treatment skills in the performance of a wide range of casework. Final disposition of cases is subject to review and approval by higher level supervisory and professional staff. The eligible list created as a result of this recruitment will be used to fill full-time and part-time regular, limited-term or extra-help positions as vacancies occur throughout the County. You must posses bilingual skills in Tagalog to qualify for this recruitment. POSITION REQUIREMENTS Either: A)
One year of experience equivalent to the Social Worker I in Solano County.
Equivalent to graduation from a four-year accredited college or university with coursework that has preferably included thirty (30) semester units in social welfare, sociology, psychology, counseling, gerontology, vocational guidance or other related behavioral science; AND
One year of experience performing professional level social work with a public social services agency or private social services provider. (Preferably including substantial experience with abused/neglected children and/or adults)
Possession of a Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) or a two year graduate level counseling degree emphasizing marriage, family and child counseling, gerontology, or clinical psychology. (Both the MSW and two year counseling degree must included supervised field work or an internship) SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
- Driver's License: Possession of or ability to obtain a valid California Class C Driver's License may be required at the time of appointment. Loss of the Class C Driver's License is a cause for discipline. Individuals who do not meet this driver's license requirement due to a physical disability will be considered for accommodation on a case-by-case basis.
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Closing Date/Time: Open Until Filled
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