Social Worker I, Family Services
Salary $43,669.00-$69,505.00 Yearly
The Baltimore City Department of Social Services (BCDSS) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Social Worker I, Family Services. The main purpose of this position is to provide professional social work services to a population of children, adults and/or families who are vulnerable and/or at risk. The position identifies and/or resolves issues that may involve neglect, abuse or abandonment which threaten the safety, health, and welfare of the individual/family. The position requires the ability to work independently and make clinical decisions regarding the care and safety of individuals/families. The position may provide crisis intervention and long range counseling to individuals/families/groups to enable them to achieve a more satisfactory level of functioning.
The ideal candidates will posses:
EDUCATION: Determined by the Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners under the licensing requirements for Social Workers.
This classification requires a Master’s in Social Work (MSW). PLEASE CLEARLY INDICATE "SOCIAL WORK" AS YOUR MASTER'S DEGREE MAJOR ON YOUR APPLICATION.
(IMPORTANT, PLEASE NOTE: A master’s degree with the specific major title of “Social Work” is the only acceptable education qualification for this classification. You must possess an MSW to meet minimum qualifications for this classification; there are no substitutions.)
Employees are required to be licensed as a Graduate Social Worker (on or by June 30, 2018), Master Social Worker (on or after July 1, 2018), Certified Social Worker or Certified Social Worker-Clinical by the Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners prior to permanent appointment.
To review the full ad and apply, please visit www.workformaryland.com, Department of Human Resources announcement # 12-004512-969001. For any additional details, please contact Joyce Carter at 443-378-4551 or by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org