|Date Opened||1/12/2023 08:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||Open until filled|
|Salary Range||$59,432.50 - $101,035.25|
|Job Type||Open and Competitive|
Loudoun County is one of the fastest growing counties in the country, known for its excellent quality of life and strong economy, while embracing its historic presence. Located 35 miles west of Washington DC, Loudoun County offers a diverse blend of cultural, recreational, and educational opportunities.
Loudoun County Department of Family Services seeks a dedicated, energetic, and professional candidate for its Family Service Specialist Investigation and Assessment (I&A) position.
The successful candidate will join the Child Protective Services (CPS) Unit in a diverse department that envisions better health, safety, and well-being for all. The Department supports individuals and families in the community to live their best lives while advocating for those most vulnerable and respecting their right to self-determination. This Child Protective Services Specialist position responds to and provides emergency crisis intervention, investigates allegations of abuse or neglect, and performs comprehensive assessment of children and their families. This includes interviewing children, parents and guardians, and collateral contacts to determine risk and safety utilizing strengths-based and trauma-informed practices, as well as devising safety and service plans to assure child wellbeing while adhering to all local, state, and federal policies, procedures, and regulations. This work requires response during regular business hours, evenings, overnight, weekends, and holidays, on a scheduled rotation or as assigned. The nature of this work is dynamic given the critical crisis responses and interventions to achieve the safety of children and youth. Clinical supervision is available to eligible employees upon hire.
This work is multifaceted, as outlined in its core responsibilities:
The ideal candidate will have:
Hiring salary is commensurate with experience
Successful candidates will undergo CPS, Criminal, and DMV checks. The candidate must possess and maintain a valid resident's driver's license.
Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!
|Fill out the Supplemental Questionnaire and Application NOW using the Internet.||If you have questions about how to apply online, you may contact us by phone at (703) 777-0213 or email us at HR@loudoun.gov. EOE.|