Lead Adult Protective Services Specialist
Sawyer County Health and Human Services is accepting applications for a part time (20 hours per week) Lead Adult Protective Services Specialist. Under the direct supervision of the Adult Long Term Care Unit Supervisor, the Lead Adult Protective Services Specialist will provide intake, investigation, and referral for legal intervention and community services to adults-at-risk and abused elders.
Qualifications for this position include a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited social work program, human services program, or related field and 5 years of relevant experience. Ability to enter environments with sanitation issues. Training and experience in trauma informed care, dementia crisis intervention, and forensic interviewing is preferred. A valid Wisconsin Driver’s License is required.
Sawyer County offers a generous fringe benefit package including health insurance, retirement, life insurance, vacation, sick leave, and holiday pay.
Complete position description and application form may be obtained at the Sawyer County Human Resources Office of the Courthouse at 10610 Main St., Hayward, by calling 715 634-7554 ex 2226, or from the Sawyer County web site at www.sawyercountygov.org under Information/Employment.
Applicants must complete the Sawyer County application form and submit a resume. Application and resume may be returned to the Sawyer County Human Resources Office, Suite 23, Hayward, WI 54843, or may be submitted electronically through the Sawyer County web site. Position is open until filled.
Sawyer County is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer
Women and Minorities Encouraged to Apply