To perform a variety of social services to both individuals and groups; perform bilingual services to community groups if assigned.
Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
The successful applicant will be required to provide an official Driving Record printout upon acceptance of job offer.
CalPERS retirement plan, either 3 @ 60 for Classic, or 2 @ 62; deferred compensation plans available with monthly matching employer contributions; paid holiday, vacation and sick leave; Health Reimbursement Arrangement; paid health insurance, life insurance, dental insurance and vision insurance for employee. If employee elects not to enroll in County insurance and can provide proof of other group health insurance coverage, they may be eligible for a $300 monthly cash in-lieu benefit. This position is part of the Colusa County Employees Association (CCEA), Miscellaneous Unit.
THIS POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED, FIRST REVIEW: OCTOBER 22, 2021. It is to your advantage to file your application as soon as possible as the recruitment may close at any time following the review date. Application forms must be filled out completely and show clearly that all minimum requirements are met. Faxed applications will not be accepted. Meeting the announced requirements does not guarantee selection in the examination process.
Note: The information contained in this flyer is general in nature and does not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Colusa County does not reimburse applicants for any travel or related expenses incurred in connection with applying for employment. Colusa County participates in E-Verify. To view the Notice of E-Verify Participation and the Right to Work posters, please visit the Employment Opportunities section of the Colusa County website.
Retirees: Colusa County invites all qualified candidates to apply for positions; however, pursuant to Government Code Section 21221 (h) and 21224, hiring restrictions may apply to California Public Sector Pension Plan Retirees.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Perform social services for individuals and groups; set up goals, plan for client’s everyday living skills, advocacy, and linkage to other agencies.
Assess and provide intervention for the homeless and at risk homeless mentally ill; coordinate voucher food system, bus tickets, and linkage to other agencies.
Assist in the transportation of clients within and outside of Colusa County.
Attend various meetings as required.
Performs related duties and responsibilities as required.
If assigned to Social Services additional job duties may include:
Provide support and assistance for social services clients in job searching and placement.
Collaborate with employers and public agencies to source job openings for employment and vocational training opportunities for clients.
Evaluate individual client’s backgrounds, skills, and interests to match with potential work sites.
Assist clients in preparation and securing employment.
Assist in group meetings, activities, and field trips to work individually with assigned clients.
Participate in teaching a parenting class; coordinate and meet with various groups discussing pertinent issues and concerns.