Social Worker Investigative/Assessment and Treatment (SWIAT)
Open Until Filled
Posted November 2, 2021
Department of Social Services
122 E Saint James Street
This position is located in Child Protective Services. Child Protective Services involves investigations of alleged neglect and abuse, substantiation of the alleged neglect or abuse as prescribed by federal and state guidelines, providing expert testimony in court hearings, and following up with case management and preventive services for clients. This position provides intensive casework services to children for whom the agency has legal custody or placement responsibility. The children may reside in foster care, family foster homes, their own homes, therapeutic foster homes, residential care, or other substitute care arrangements. The primary goal is to effect and sustain permanent placements until the agency's legal responsibility is terminated.