Human Services - CYS Caseworker Supervisor

Job Title:
Human Services - CYS Caseworker Supervisor
County Name:
Butler County
This is social casework of a minor supervisory nature in the fields of public assistance, child welfare, corrections, mental health, mental retardation, blind services, health, and others.  Employees in this class provide casework services to needy, aged, sick, handicapped, institutionalized, or dependent adults and children to help them attain a more satisfactory social, economic, emotional, or physical adjustment.  Work in this class is distinguished from that of the next lower level by its minor supervisory level.  Work involves responsibility for supervising and training a small group of lower level caseworkers and/or caseworker trainees, in addition to carrying a caseload, and may include the responsibility for administering a small autonomous social services program; or work may involve responsibility, as administrator or officially designated assistant to the administrator, for a specialized program or definitive major program area, requiring either supervision of a small subordinate staff or extensive direct client contact.  Work is performed in accordance with established regulations, policies and procedures, but employees are expected to exercise considerable initiative and independent judgment in achieving objectives.  Work is reviewed by an Administrative supervisor through conferences and evaluation of reports.

Two years’ experience as a Butler County Merit System Children and Youth Caseworker; or Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university with a social welfare major or related social science degree such as psychology, gerontology, education or criminal justice; and three years’ professional social casework experience in a public or private social service provider agency with at least 1 year of supervisory experience.

Veterans’ Preference Applies
Posting Date:
Thursday, November 17, 2022
Expiration Date:
Monday, November 28, 2022
Butler County Human Resources 124 W Diamond St PO Box 1208 Butler, PA 16003