Client Services Practitioner I/II (Child Welfare & Child Protective Services

County of Placer, CA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Other; Non-Department Head
  • Salary: $65,285 - $85,276.
  • Position Type: Other
  • Population: 348,432
  • Where: 175 Fulweiler Ave Auburn CA
  • Form of Government: County council-elected executive

Post Date: Jan 10 2019


Placer County Health and Human Services is currently recruiting for permanent and extra-help/temporary positions in the classification Client Services Practitioner I & II (Master Degree Social Worker/Clinician) for case management assignments in Children's System of Care, Child Welfare and Child Protective Services.

*Temporary/Extra Help assignments are limited to working 28 hours per week with a cap of 999 hours or 960 hours for CalPERS retired annuitants in a fiscal year and are not eligible for benefits. Extra-help appointments made from this eligible list may transition to permanent status, should vacancies arise.

Upon successful completion of a foreign language proficiency exam, an additional 5% Bilingual Pay will be paid to employees who use a second language on a regular basis in the normal course of business.

Job Definition: To provide responsible and professional social services and/or clinical treatment of an advanced nature to a variety of clients with identified needs including clients with mental health concerns, diagnosed mentally ill clients, substance abusers and/or clients who are homeless; to provide counseling to individuals and groups; to perform crisis intervention as appropriate; to participate in the development and implementation of various treatment and outreach services; to investigate, supervise and to place minors in need of protective services; to provide outreach engagement; to develop, coordinate and monitor community-based programs; and to function as an integral and supportive member of assigned departmental and multi-disciplinary team(s).