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Notice: The National Health Service Corps has a loan repayment program for those who work at a NHSC approved site. Here is the link to their website: or for a quick summary, click here.

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The Department of Children and Families has social worker vacancies in the Division of Safety and Permanence/Bureau of Milwaukee Child Welfare (BMCW) in Milwaukee and are Continually Recruiting. Click here for more information.

Teach Reading to Students of All Ages This Summer!

Earn more than $6,000 during the summer. Teachers typically earn between $500 and $700 per week while teaching.

Gain over 500 hours of teacher-training and teaching experience with a variety of age groups.

Help students of all ages develop their reading skills and ability to become imaginatively absorbed in books.

The Institute of Reading Development is seeking candidates for summer 2015 teaching positions. We seek applicants with an undergraduate degree or higher from any discipline. We provide a paid training program and comprehensive on-going support. The Institute teaches developmental reading programs in partnership with the continuing education departments of more than 100 colleges and universities across the United States. Our classes for students of all ages improve their reading skills and teach them to experience absorption in literature.

We hire people who:

  • Have strong reading skills and read for pleasure
  • Are responsible, hard working, and have good communication and organizational skills
  • Will be patient and supportive with students
We invite you to submit an online application and learn more about teaching for the Institute at:

For additional information, please see Job Description.

To Apply: Send cover letter and resume by email to:
Martin Schaller
Executive Director
Northeastern Wisconsin Area Health Education Center

Transitional Housing Program (THP) Case Manager Position

The Salvation Army has an opening for a Transitional Housing Case Manager in the Transitional Housing Program unit. The position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or related field and two years case management experience, OR, any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
This is a full time exempt position. The job description is located at Click on the box for employment opportunities. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to:

Transitional Housing Program (THP) Case Manager Position - The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has an opening for a Transitional Housing Case Manager in the Transitional Housing Program unit.
The position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or related field and two years case management experience, OR, any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. This is a full time exempt position.
The job description is located at Click on the box for employment opportunities. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to:

Employment Openings at Northwest Counseling and Guidance Day Treatment Program

We are a mental health treatment program in GREEN BAY working with youth that struggle with mental health and behavioral health issues. We are currently looking to fill the GROUP FACILITATOR (Fill-in) Position.
This professional MUST possess a Bachelor' s Degree with 2 years of experience post degree working with youth diagnosed with a mental health/behavioral health disorder OR a Master's degree with One year of experience. Responsibilities include facilitating group therapy sessions and individual interventions with youth. The position does not have a guaranteed number of hours/week.

Child Protective Services Social Worker

Vilas County is a small, rural county located in the beautiful Chain-of-Lakes area of Northern Wisconsin. Our area offers a rich outdoor lifestyle, great school system and a diverse array of community activities. We are looking for a positive-thinking team player with a strengths-based family systems background. The ideal candidate is someone who is energized by the opportunity to work all aspects of child welfare in collaboration with their team mates, Indian Child Welfare, the schools and local law enforcement.
Responsibilities: Conducting child abuse and neglect investigations, providing protective services and supervision of children in substitute care, working with families to provide the services to prevent or reduce the length of time of out-of-home placements, reviewing requests and referrals for agency services, developing appropriate case plans, accurately maintaining case records, abiding by reporting requirements, and testifying in court as needed.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from accredited school of Social Work or Educational Program as approved by the State of Wisconsin Social Work Licensure law or acquire within the first six months. Successfully complete Basic Juvenile Intake Training within one year.
Benefits: Health, Dental, Life Insurances, H.S.A. – Health Savings Account with employer contributions with a HD Health Plan. Paid holidays, PTO-Paid time off. County paid short and long term disability insurance.

Interested applicants may request a packet containing information on community demographics, assets, lifestyle resources and discounted lodging packages by contacting us at
Please complete an employment application at and attach your resume; send to:

Vilas County Human Resources
330 Court Street
Eagle River, Wisconsin 54521

Or send via e-mail to: fax: 715-479-3799.
Successful candidates must pass a drug screen, background check, and other potential pre-employment requirements.
Vilas County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Deadline: May 22nd, 2015

full-Time Client Services Assistant (Seasonal)

St. Vincent de Paul is seeking to hire a full-time, seasonal (May through October) Client Services Assistant.
Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday thru Friday
Primarily responsible for client intake and the provision of direct, immediate assistance, as well as other Personal Service Center activities.
Qualifications: chelor’s degree in Social Work, or related field, is required. Training and/or experience in human services and knowledge of local community resources recommended. Demonstrate appropriate interpersonal skills working with diverse clientele. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially ACCESS. Applicant/incumbent should fully understand the philosophy and spiritual goals of the St. Vincent de Paul Society.
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for client intake process and procedure, which includes, but is not limited to: retrieving active client member/household data and/or establishing new clients/household on SVdP’s ACCESS database
  • Assist with maintaining an accurate filing system
  • Assist PSC Case Worker with interviews and assessment of applicants seeking emergency assistance
  • Record, verify and update all data/information on St. Vincent de Paul client paperwork
  • Assist with facilitating the provision of direct, immediate assistance, i.e., clothing, furniture/household items, rental assistance, utility assistance and transportation needs
  • Refer clients to appropriate Conference representative and/or other community resources when necessary. Provide formal referrals when appropriate and possible
  • Assist with data entry into ACCESS and ServicePoint
  • Consult with Director of Social Services & Community Outreach regarding questions of policy and/or procedure
  • Be available to assist with special projects and/or seasonal programs, as needed
Please visit our website at to view the job description. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

St. Vincent de Paul-Employment
1529 Leo Frigo Way
Green Bay, WI 54302-1163

Mental Health/AODA Therapist

Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin, Inc. is seeking a full-time therapist to work with Women’s Recovery Journey, an innovative program serving women with co-occurring disorders and their families. Qualified applicant will possess a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Human Services with licensure in mental health preferred, and minimum of AODA certification of SAC preferred, and have AODA treatment experience. Ideal candidate will be current with knowledge and experience in providing treatment to women with histories of trauma and AODA issues and demonstrate an ability to work as part of a dynamic team.
To apply, please go to:

Full Time Therapist

Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin is seeking a full-time therapist to work with Women's Recovery Journey, an innovative program serving women with co-occurring disorders and their families.

Qualified applicants will possess a minimum of a Master's Degree in Human Services field with licensure in mental health preferred, minimum of AODA certification of SAC preferred, and have AODA treatment experience.

The ideal candidate will be current with knowledge and experience in providing treatment to women with histories of trauma and AODA issues and demonstrate an ability to work as part of a dynamic team. To apply visit

In-Home Psychotherapy Senior Therapist

Minimum Requirements: Licensed Clinical Social Worker, or Licensed Professional Counselors to provide In-Home Psychotherapy in Brown, Calumet, Outagamie, Winnebago, Oconto, and Shawano Counties.

Extensive experience working with children and adolescents experiencing behavioral challenges and mental health concerns. Must have experience working with schools and other community organizations. Must be flexible, non-judgmental and organized. Must be able to be a self-starter and both lead and work as a member of a team. Good record keeping skills are a necessity. Must have excellent therapy skills. A valid driver's license and good driving record. Background check required.

Duties and Responsibilities: Provide in home therapy to children and adolescents experiencing significant mental health, behavioral, and/or emotional concerns. Provide in home family therapy with the identified client's family. Responsible for oversight of therapy, developing treatment plans with the family, planning of sessions, and organization of scheduling for each case. Provide collaboration with school staff, psychiatrists, and other services. Responsible for maintaining paperwork.

Please contact Kristin Chervenka (920) 497-6161 or at

Community Service Workers

N.E.W. Curative Rehabilitation, Inc has openings available in their Wraparound Program. The program helps individuals to be successful in their lives. We are looking for workers that would like to work with and gain experience working with youth, elderly, individuals with mental health and substance abuse issues, along with people who have physical/cognitive limitations. The job requires work in the community with the consumer, either in their home or in a community setting.
The pay is $9.75/hr and $12.99/hr depending on the level of service provided.

  • Level 1 Services: include but not limited to: basic housekeeping, laundry, errands, supervision of a visit between child and parents, transportation, social outings, medication monitoring, meal preparation, bathing, grooming and respite just to name a few.
  • Level 2 Services: include but not limited to: Daily living skills training, teaching budgeting and social skills, anger management, job search/job seeking skills, and independent living skill.
Do need to have a valid driver’s license, car insurance and your own transportation.
The position is part-time and the hours can be flexible depending on the client need. The hours are early morning, afternoon and evening hours during the week and on weekends. A worker can take on more cases as they become available.

If interested in becoming a Wraparound worker or learning more about this position, please call Kristine Piontek at (920) 593-3514

Mental Health / AODA Clinician

Options Treatment Programs Inc. is seeking a self-motivated and committed Mental Health / AODA Clinician to provide services in our Appleton location. As a Mental Health / AODA Clinician you will assess, diagnose, and counsel clients in an individual and/or group setting. Clinicians work closely with their clients to develop individualized treatment plans that define long term and short term goals matching the symptoms presented and meeting all requirements outlined by HFS 35/75.

As a Mental Health / AODA Clinician with Options you will document clinical services delivered within 24 hours of seeing clients. You will keep records of client contact and complete any/all authorizations to ensure clinical services are billed in a timely manner. Additional responsibilities include: maintaining appropriate sized caseload to meet productivity requirements, attending staff meetings for agency communication, clinical staff meetings and trainings, and coordinate services for clients with other community/medical providers.

Qualified candidates will possess excellent assessment skills, a master's degree in counseling or social work, valid State of Wisconsin LPC or LCSW, experience with providing mental health counseling, a valid State of Wisconsin SAC or CSAC, strong computer skills with proficiency in electronic medical records (EMR), and the ability to work as part of a cohesive team in a fast-paced environment.
Applicants can forward their cover letter and resume directly to Gina Biesinger at

Mental Health Tech

Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin is currently seeking an energetic, reliable and fun staff person to work as a Mental Health Tech at Our Place, an 18-bed community based residential facility serving adults with mental health and/or emotional issues who are experiencing difficulty caring for themselves in an independent living environment. The hours are from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm every Saturday; additional hours are also available to cover a maternity leave.
A Mental Health Tech's primary duty is to provide emotional support and encourage residents to participate in activities, pass medications, ensure individual service plans are followed and respect and support clients and team members. This is a great opportunity to gain experience working with individuals with mental health issues in a supportive, team environment while receiving a very competitive wage.
Requirements for this position include a High School Diploma/GED and completed CBRF training. To apply visit

Join the NeighborWorks Green Bay Team!

Join the NeighborWorks Green Bay team as an AmeriCorps member to achieve personal and professional growth while improving lives and strengthening the community!
The NeighborWorks Green Bay AmeriCorps member will build upon our existing volunteer program and create greater engagement with area residents, e.g. identifying roles for potential volunteers within the organization, developing position descriptions, and recruiting, supervising , and recognizing volunteers. There will be other opportunities to work on initiatives we develop in collaboration- giving you the time and resources to develop skills and gain experience in areas that you are passionate about! Benefits of serving as an AmericCorps member include a modest living stipend, $5,730 educational award, basic health insurance, training, AWESOME experience and impact, and more!
Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter by Tuesday, May 26th to Sue Premo, For more information, you may also call 920-593-3714.

Girl Scouts Assistant

The Girl Scouts are currently hiring at part-time assistant within our Outreach Department here at Girl Scouts. We are looking for someone to support our summer programs with girls in our afterschool programs and community collaborators. The position is part-time at $9/hour between 15-20 hours a week.
Interested applicants can apply on the website:

Victim Advocate -Overnights

Provides supportive services to victims and their children, including: safety planning, individual and group counseling, resource direction and connection, legal advocacy, and community awareness/prevention. Position is 30 hours per week: Wednesday - Friday 9:00pm-7:00am. Please visit for complete description of position and application.

Child Protective Services Supervisor

Winnebago County Department of Human Services is seeking an experienced individual to supervise and lead a team of social workers providing Child Pro-tective Services on-going case-management, intervention services, and related court work to children and families.
Staff training/skill building and mentoring, program management, program evaluation and service improvement are primary duties of this position. Work-ing experience regarding Wisconsin Chapter 48, Wisconsin Child Protective Services Standards, and e-WiSACWIS is required.
A Masters Degree in Social Work with a clinical emphasis and supervisory ex-perience is preferred. Social Worker certification by the State of Wisconsin is required.
Applicants interested in this position can visit our county website at: or call our Human Resources Department for more information at (920) 232-3460.

Winnebago County Human Resources Dept.
P.O. Box 2808
Oshkosh, WI 54903

Deadline: May 29th

Program Assistant at NEW Curative Rehabilitation

Join the Adult Day Programs Team; where you will partner with our clients as we offer an opportunity to engage with others through meaningful activities and provide assistance as necessary. This is a high-energy job that requires a lot of heart and desire to improve the lives of those we serve. Experience with the aging population and/or people with disabilities preferred. Willingness to commit to our mission is a must!

Hours: Full Time - 8 hour shifts between 7:00am-5:30pm, M-F
Part Time in Shawano - 9:00am-3:00pm, Mondays and Wednesdays
Part Time in Manitowoc - Variable
Part Time in Luxemburg - Variable

Please visit our website for more information on these or other positions, or to apply:

Behavioral Health Technician

Have an impact in people’s lives! Make a difference while being part of a dynamic and caring team at Villa Hope.
Villa Hope is more than a residential treatment and mental health agency for adults. Residents are supported and encouraged to grow as individuals and develop their life skills so they can be as independent as possible. We teach residents how to live and manage a healthy lifestyle.
Villa Hope staff provide a calm, safe, low key yet therapeutic environment in a supported apartment setting. We have career opportunities available in our Men’s Supported Apartment Program as a Behavioral Health Technician. We are looking for individuals to join our team who are enthusiastic, empathic and dedicated to making a difference in our resident’s lives. Men are encouraged to apply!
If these opportunities are a good fit with your career goals, read on for more information about the positions and apply today!

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide caring supportive supervision
  • Supervise daily medication
  • Guide residents to make healthy independent choices
  • Facilitate participation in structured recreational and community activities such as football, basketball and baseball games, movies, sightseeing and hobbies
  • Create a nurturing environment for all to succeed
Job Qualifications:

  • Compassionate and hard-working
  • Excels in a team environment
  • Experience with mental illness is a plus, but not required
  • CBRF training is preferred
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Age 18 or older with a valid Wisconsin driver’s license and good driving record
Villa Hope offers a generous benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan, paid vacation and sick leave and eight paid holidays per year. All potential hires are subject to a Caregiver Background check.

Send resume to:
Bill Driscoll, Executive Director
613 N Division St.
Appleton, WI 54911


The NASW has developed a new email list that members can join upon request. People on this list receive information about social work job openings at various organizations and agencies as they come in. For more information about NASW or becoming a member, please click here..