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Social Work Supervisor 1

Company: State of Nevada
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

Job Title: SOCIAL WORK SUPERVISOR 1

SOCIAL WORK SUPERVISOR 1 - 60034939

Posting Close Date: N/A

Location:

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, US, 89102 CARSON CITY, NEVADA, US, 89706

Requisition Id: 921

Department: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Division: DHHS - AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES DIVISION

Business Unit: HR-COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES

Work Type: PERMANENT

Salary Range: $53,598.96 - $79,719.84

Recruiter: TONYA M SIEBEN

Phone: 775 684-2213

Email: t.sieben@dhhs.nv.gov

Position Description

Social Workers are licensed professionals who provide case management services to children, families, the elderly, and other individuals within local communities and institutions.

Aging and Disability Services Division (ADSD) is recruiting for two Social Worker Supervisor 1 positions. These vacancies are within the Community Based Care Unit located in Las Vegas and Carson City, Nevada.

ADSD provides an atmosphere of innovative thinking, teamwork, friendly co-workers, and a positive working environment. The mission of ADSD is to provide leadership and advocacy in the planning, development, and delivery of a high quality, comprehensive support service system across the lifespan to allow all of Nevada's elders, children, and adults with disabilities or special health care needs, to live independent, meaningful, and dignified lives to the greatest extent possible.

These positions supervise a team of six social workers and/or health care coordinators and one administrative assistant within the Community Based Care Unit to include the Waiver for the Frail Elderly and Physically Disabled Programs, Personal Assistance Services Program, Homemaker Program, and the Community Options Program for the elderly. Incumbents function as first-line supervisors who train, supervise, and evaluate the performance of assigned staff, assign and review work in order to ensure a coordinated community-based care system that meets the needs of the frail, at risk elderly and disabled clientele through the Home and Community Based Care Programs. This position provides training, mentoring, and quality management for employees to ensure program goals and timelines are met according to agency standards.

To view the full class specification visit: https://hr.nv.gov/uploadedFiles/hrnvgov/Content/Resources/ClassSpecs/12/12-345spc(2).pdf

THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Licensure or provisional licensure as a Social Worker, Clinical Social Worker, Independent Social Worker or Associate in Social Work and one year of journey level professional experience providing case management in a social work setting equivalent to a Social Worker II in Nevada State service.

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

Special Requirements

  • Licensure or provisional licensure by the State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers as a Social Worker, Clinical Social Worker, Independent Social Worker, or Associate in Social Work is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of employment.
  • A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
  • A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

Keywords: State of Nevada, Las Vegas , Social Work Supervisor 1, Other , Las Vegas, Nevada

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