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Ongoing Opportunity:

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.

Full-Time Case Manager

Family Services is currently looking for a full-time case manager for its new "Pathways to Employment Program."
This position is responsible to provide prevention and intervention services to youth in need of completing their education, as well as, assisting youth in gaining the skills necessary to obtain employment.
Duties include assessment, development and implementation of individualized plans, providing individual and group counseling, as well as, training in interpersonal and employment skills. Responsibilities also include monitoring participant's education, employment, and other day to day issues that may cause obstacles for the youth. Additional strong focus in getting youth enrolled in work experience will be a high priority.
Qualifications include a bachelor's degree in human services or related field, minimum of two years case management experience, and a background in working with participants using a positive youth development model. In addition, person must have experience in working with high-risk youth in a culturally competent and professional manner.
To apply visit http://www.familyservicesnew.org/

Cerebral Palsy, Inc. is Hiring

Cerebral Palsy, Inc. is currently hiring Instructors in our Adult Day Services Program at our Green Bay Site. The primary role of the Adult Instructor is to actively instruct in all program activities. The Adult Instructor is responsible for the development and implementation of program activities for specific instructional areas of the curriculum and is responsible for assisting with personal cares of all consumers. For this position a Bachelor's Degree in Therapeutic Recreation, COTA, PTA, special education, adaptive physical education, or music therapist is desired or an Associate degree in a Human Service related field or equivalent experience required. Experience and/or training working with adults who have severe and multiple disabilities is preferred.
We currently have two different openings available: Monday-Friday 8:00a.m.-3:30p.m. (35 hours/week) or Monday-Friday 8:00a.m.-4:00p.m. (37.5 hours/week). Both positions are full-time and eligible for our full benefit package.

House of Hope is Hiring

House of Hope Program Support Staff (2 open positions)
House of Hope is looking to fill 2 part time program support staff positions for evening and weekend hours. These positions will provide supervision and care for the residents and children at the House of Hope. An undergraduate degree and/or direct experience in Social Work, Psychology, Human Services, Human Development or related field is beneficial but not required. Candidates should have appropriate interpersonal communication skills to work with diverse clientele, a strong work ethic, and the ability and flexibility to handle a variety of projects and tasks as they arise. Appropriate confidentiality and boundaries with clients are a must. Candidates should have the ability to maintain flexible work hours and must have a valid driver's license for the State of Wisconsin. The ideal candidate will have passion and enthusiasm for working with people and the ability to maintain positive relationships with clients, staff, volunteers, community groups and organizations.

A full position description can be found online at www.houseofhopegb.org. Resumes can be emailed to carrie.schatzman@houseofhopegb.org

Full Time Case Manager

The New Community Shelter is offering a full-time Career Opportunity to an experienced Case Manager. This position is responsible for working with 20-25 adults experiencing homelessness.
Duties include assessment, development and implementation of individualized plans, knowledge of community resources and an understanding of boundaries, ethics, and confidentiality. A 4 year degree in a Human Service related field is required. Experience working with people with mental health issues and/or AODA issues a plus.

Send cover letter and resume via email to TamiF@newcommunityshelter.org or mail to:

New Community Shelter
Attn: Tami Frea
301 Mather St.
Green Bay, WI 54303

Deadline: July 20th

Mental Health Outpatient Therapist

We are looking to add a full-time state licensed Masters level therapist to our multi-disciplinary clinical team.
Ideal candidates would have a minimum of three years of providing outpatient therapy working with a diverse population that includes group therapy.
It is essential to have a strong ability to coordinate services with schools and other community professionals.
We have an excellent work environment, competitive compensation package, and a strong commitment to teamwork and mission.
Must have an interest and willingness to develop skills in integrating clients' faith and spiritual perspectives into their therapy.

Send resumes to:

Jill Beck
Director of Operations
American Foundation of Counseling Services
130 E. Walnut
Green Bay, WI 54301

Email: jbeck@afcscounseling.org
Website: www.AFCScounseling.org

Social Worker

Door County Dept. of Human Services seeks professional Social Worker responsible for investigating reports of elders at risk of abuse or neglect, developing services plans and providing case management. This position accesses court services and may act as a petitioner, completing comprehensive evaluations and court placement reviews. This position coordinates the Volunteer Guardianship Program, facilities a caregiver support group and assists with the coordination of the Interdisciplinary Team for elders at risk.
A great candidate will possess a working knowledge of pertinent state statutes and be able to apply those to case situations. Must possess a strong communication skills both in writing and verbally, great organizational skills working simultaneously on several competing priorities, balance individual’s right to self-determination with Community standards, and work on a team to maintain good working relationships with other community agencies. Must have a working knowledge of community resources, have a willingness to be flexible and have an ability to organize the work load to meet deadlines.
Current certification as Social Worker (or higher) by the State of Wisconsin Department Regulation and Licensing required. Must possess a valid driver license.
Hourly rate: $19.44 along with a comprehensive fringe benefit package.

Door County application packet can be obtained at:

Door County Human Resources Department
421 Nebraska Street
Sturgeon Bay WI 54235

Or at our website at: http://www.co.door.wi.gov

First review of applications is August 7th.
Deadline: Until position is filled.

House Supervisor Position

The New Community Shelter, a non-profit organization with a mission of helping the homeless and the hungry, seeks a part-time House Supervisor. The part-time House Supervisor position will cover rotating 2nd and 3rd shifts 3 weekends per month, with additional hours available during the week. In this position staff serves as our front-line staff and provide support to residents, ensure facility security, cleanliness and routine maintenance. You will also help individuals seeking shelter by assisting them through the intake process, answering any questions or referring them to the appropriate agency. In addition you will assist people from the community that are meeting at the shelter or bringing in a donation.

Send cover letter and resume to: AbbyB@newcommunityshelter.org
Or mail to:

New Community Shelter
Attn: Abby Brezinski
301 Mather St.
Green Bay, WI 54303

Join the Team at Integrated Community Solutions, Inc

Integrated Community Solutions, Inc. (ICS) has an opening for a Housing Specialist and a Solutions Specialist.
Both positions are full-time and provide customer service to community members seeking government subsidized rental assistance in Brown County through the Housing Choice Voucher Program. Additionally the Solutions Specialist enrolls clients into the Family Self Sufficiency Program and provides counsel to them on their self sufficiency goals.
To see more details on these positions please visit our website at www.ics-gb.org.
Interested applicants may apply online or send their resume and cover letter to Lori DeGrave at hr@ics-gb.org

Scholarships, Inc. - Employment Opportunity: College Readiness Program Lead Coach

Scholarships, Inc is looking to add a part time, dynamic, and experienced Lead Coach.
This person will have an unwavering commitment to ensure middle to high school students develop strategies for success in college and beyond. The Lead Coach will facilitate academic lessons that support and enhance students' learning, and develop college-going success in the areas of reading, writing and character development.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • a Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred) in education, counseling, social work, child development or other related field
  • 3-5 years of documented experience at the middle school level and in teaching reading, writing and character development skills
  • Proficient Spanish skills; including reading, writing and conversation
  • It is essential to demonstrate ability to understand and work with linguistically and ethnically diverse student populations.
  • This is a part-time position that requires flexibility in hours.
For a complete position posting, visit http://scholarshipsinc.org/get-involved/careers

In-Home Therapist

Masters degree and licensed as a counselor or social worker. Provide individual, parent, and family counseling services in their homes. Weekly staff meeting/ collaboration. Therapist will chart on services they provided. Assistance with some of the prior authorization paperwork. Not on call. Some experience working with children and adolescents. Exceptional communication and team work required. Salary dependent on caseload $100,000 per year possible. Current openings in the Green Bay and Milwaukee areas.
Salary: $100,000.00 /year
Required Experience: counseling children and adolescents: 1 year
For more information, call (920) 965-7707, or email powerforchangellc@gmail.com
To apply, send resume and cover letter to:

Power For Change, LLC
attn: Steve Shefchik
1039 W. Mason St.
Green Bay, WI 54303

Child Protective Services Social Worker

Sawyer County is accepting applications for a fulltime Child Protective Services (CPS) Social Worker within its Health and Human Services Department. Under the direct supervision of the CPS Supervisor, the CPS worker will provide a variety of child protective services to clients, including Access, Initial Assessments, and Ongoing services. Additionally, the CPS worker will provide on-call services on a rotating basis.
Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited social work program or related field and a Wisconsin certified social worker, or any equivalent combination or training schooling, and/or experience may be considered. Knowledge of and/or experience with social service type of work is preferred. Experience with computer use and applications, including databases and Microsoft Office products is necessary.
Starting wage is $20.55 per hour. Competitive benefit package includes health insurance, Wisconsin retirement pension fund, life insurance, sick and vacation leave, and holiday pay.
Complete position description and application form may be obtained at the Sawyer County Human Resources Office of the Courthouse at 10610 Main St., Hayward, WI, by calling 715-638-3245, or from the Sawyer County website at www.sawyercountygov.org under Employment.
Applicants must complete and submit the Sawyer County application form no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 14, 2015. Applications may be returned to:

Sawyer County Human Resources Office
10610 Main Street, Suite 23
Hayward, WI 54843

Applications may also be submitted electronically through the Sawyer County website.

Sawyer County is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer
Women and Minorities are encouraged to Apply

Victim Advocate - Bilingual (Spanish/English) Position Available

Job Summary: Provide supportive services to victims of domestic violence and their children, including: safety planning, individual and group counseling, resource direction and connection, legal advocacy and community awareness/prevention. Fluency in English and Spanish is a requirement for this position.

Essential Duties: Provide crisis counseling, personalized safety planning and intervention for victims of domestic violence and their families while in shelter services. Advocates for and empowers domestic violence victims responding to their individual needs as they navigate through the social service and legal justice systems. Facilitates case management program with clients to include: assessment, benefit assessment, goal setting, long-term case plan development, weekly case plan development, progress monitoring, budgeting and financial goals, domestic violence education, advocacy and referrals. Completes and maintains necessary documentation through established written and computer protocols. Bachelor's degree in social work or related human service field required.

Please email resume to Holli Zambrowicz at holli@goldenhousegb.org

Mental Health Specialist Wanted

Lutheran Social Services has an open part-time position available for a Mental Health Specialist providing In-Home Recovery Services to individuals in Brown County.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Will transport and escort clients to meetings, services, appointments and other activities.
  • Participates in community advocacy for individuals with mental illness.
  • Assists with medication administration to ensure compliance with prescribed dosages and timeframes.
  • Supports individuals during social, educational, or recreational activities and may assist in the planning and operation of the activities.
  • Promotes an independent lifestyle through skill and resource building and connecting individuals to supports in the community.
  • Works as part of a community treatment team, including internal and external stakeholders.
  • In conjunction with the Supervisor, develops curriculum and/or activities that identify and address the needs represented.
Please visit http://www.lsswis.org/LSS/Careers.htm for more information or to apply today!

Program Case Manager

Job Summary: The Program Case Manager will be responsible for case management duties, and delivery of House of Hope programs and services to Clients in the House of Hope Emergency Shelter and Housing Stability programs. The Program Case Manager will also provide supervision and direction for Program Specialists regarding programs and facility maintenance.

Hours: Part-time position. Ability to work flexible hours is necessary. Primarily afternoon and evening shifts. Some weekends and holidays required.

Essential Duties: Provides case management activities, case meetings, and case plan oversight to Clients as directed by the Lead Case Manager. Supervises Program Specialists to ensure effective planning, implementation, and evaluation of direct Client services that will lead to high quality opportunities for the advancement and success of young mothers and their children in the areas of parenting, education, employment, and stable housing.

To apply, email resume, cover letter, and references to: Shannon.Wienandt@HouseOfHopeGB.org

Northwest Journey Mental Health Day Treatment - Two Positions

NORTHWEST JOURNEY IS EXPANDING!
Northwest Journey Mental Health Day Treatment is expanding to serve more youth! Because of this we are looking to fill two positions:

Group Facilitator (Full time benefitted position) and
Group Facilitator (Part time 20-25 hours/week)

All applicants MUST meet our licensing guidelines and possess a Bachelor's degree in Human Service field with 2 years of experience working with Children/Youth diagnosed under DSM criteria or a Masters degree in Human Service field with 1 year of experience.
If you meet this criteria and want to join a dynamic and energetic team of professionals, please email resume to Jennifer Sovey-Fahey at Jennifers@nwcgc.com Please feel free to visit our website at http://www.nwcgc.com/careers/ for program and agency information.

Behavioral Health Program Manager

Door County Human Services seeks candidate for a full time management position which provides planning, development, coordination of services to persons experiencing challenges in areas of mental illness, emotional stability and /or alcohol or drug abuse.

This position assists the Department of Human Services Director in identifying clients’ needs, program planning and development, budget preparation, budget monitoring and evaluating services provided. This position provides direct clinical and administrative supervision to all co-occurring team members (including contracted providers). Assigns cases to therapist to best meet client needs. Under the guidelines of DHFS Administrative Codes, assures Mental Health (MH) and AODA program compliance with state licensing requirements for the outpatient MH/AODA clinic. Conducts crisis intervention methods, procedures and training. This position completes state and federal administrative and fiscal reports.

This position directs MH and AODA clinic operations by establishing intake and assessment procedures, assigning cases and developing programs and services to meet client needs and provides oversight to purchase of service contracts associated with MH and AODA services (inpatient programs, transitional living environments, and individual contractors).

This positon is responsible for oversight of Operating While Intoxicated (OWI) program; and provides supervision and direction to agency support staff and provides consultation to community, courts, law enforcement, schools, employers and other interested groups, individuals and agencies regarding AODA issues.

Requirements: MSW/MS Degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or related area. Licensed Professional Counselor and/or Licensed Clinical Social Worker required. Certified by Wisconsin Department of Licensing and Regulation as both an Independent Clinical Supervisor and a Clinical Substance Abuse Counselor. Specialized study and supervised training in the provision of direct patient counseling and psychotherapy is desired. Supervisory and management experience and training highly desirable.

Starting Range: minimum $25.99 to midpoint $30.57 plus excellent fringe benefits

Submit completed County application to:

Door County Human Resources Department
421 Nebraska Street
Sturgeon Bay WI 54235

Or at our website at: http://www.co.door.wi.gov

First review of applications is August 7th.
Deadline: Until position is filled.



NASW Jobs

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..