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Job Opening: DJFS Social Service Worker 2

November 07, 2022

Position: Social Service Worker 2
Full time – $20.43 - $23.49
Division: Child and Adult Protective Services
Ashland County DJFS is seeking highly motivated, compassionate, and dedicated individuals to join our team in ensuring child safety while promoting family growth and accountability.

Primary Duties (non-exclusive): Duties include receiving and investigating allegations of child or adult abuse or neglect; maintaining a caseload of abuse/neglect cases; preparing cases for judicial or administrative reviews; providing court testimony; preparing and maintaining forms and correspondence; meeting deadlines; and ensuring compliance with state and federal mandates for children and adult protective services.

Qualifications: (1) Bachelor's degree in social work or a related field (2) A valid Ohio driver's license (3) All positions are subject to employment verification, criminal background check, fingerprinting, alcohol and drug screening, motor vehicle report check, SACWIS AP search, and approval by the Ashland County Commissioners.

• Generous Retention and Recruitment Bonuses
• Health Care Benefits
• Flexible Scheduling
• Tuition and Student Loan Stipends
• Generous Leave - personal leave available for immediate use; compensatory time; vacation time; sick leave incentive program allowing accrual of additional leave or pay every 90 days.
•Longevity Pay Increases
•Positive and Supportive Environment

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit: (1) a cover letter (2) a resume (3) a list with three professional references (4) and a completed civil service application to Sarah Steele via email: or by mail at: 15 West Fourth St., Ashland, Oh 44805.

Social Service Worker 2

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