New Britain, CT
New Haven, CT
|Date Opened||1/12/2019 12:00:00 AM|
|Salary||$51,188 - $64,389/year|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||2/1/2019 11:59:00 PM|
The State of Connecticut, Department of Children and Families is recruiting for ANTICIPATED Social Worker Trainee vacancies that may be filled at the discretion of the agency. Work locations will be in offices located in the following regions:
Applicants selected for hire should expect to be assigned to one of the above listed regions.
The certification list generated from this recruitment/posting will be utilized for hires occurring within the February 1, 2019 through July 31, 2019 timeframe.
If you anticipate completing a qualifying degree by May 2019, you are encouraged to apply. Candidates will not be appointed until a degree is conferred.
NOTE: The Department of Children and Families is also recruiting at the Social Worker level. Your application for Social Worker Trainee will NOT be considered if you qualify for the Social Worker posting. Please be sure you apply ONLY to the Social Worker position if you meet the experience and training for that classification. Click here to find out: Would I qualify as a Social Worker?
All applicants must include a resume within the "Resume Tab" of their application with their submission. Applicants invited to interview may be required to submit additional documentation, which supports their qualification(s) for this position. These documents may include: performance reviews, supervisory references, college transcripts, licensure, etc., at the discretion of the hiring agency. Applicants must thoroughly complete the application in order to be considered for these vacancies.
Should you have questions pertaining to any phase of this recruitment, please contact the hiring agency's human resources office: Frances Leon, email@example.com, (860) 550-6484. Due the large volume of applications received, we are unable to provide confirmation of receipt or status updates during the recruitment process. Please note that not all applicants will be contacted for interview and are encouraged to apply for future postings
A Bachelor's or Master's degree in social work or a closely related field OR a Bachelor's degree and one (1) year of professional experience in self-directed use of case management techniques and counseling to sustain or restore client functioning.
1. Closely related fields are: applied sociology, child development, child welfare, clinical psychology, counseling, human development and family studies, human service, marriage and family therapy, nursing, social and/or human services, education and criminal justice.
2. DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES: A degree in a closely related field is required.
Preference will be given to candidates who possess a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Social Work.
Preference may also be given to candidates who have a degree in a closely related field and demonstrates foreign language skills in reading, writing and speaking.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.