Job Postings:   Updated 3/13/17

Children & Families Social Worker

  • Job Location: Medford, WI
  • Organization’s name: Taylor County Courthouse
  • Organization’s Address: 224 South Second Street, Medford, WI 54451
  • Contact person’s name: Linda Daniels
  • Contact person’s phone number:  715-748-1401
  • Contact person’s email address:
  • Organization’s Website:
  • Salary Range: Starting salary is $20.41 per hour
  • Job Description: The Taylor County Human Services Department has an immediate full-time opening for a Children and Family Services Social Worker.  The CFS Social Worker duties include providing supervision of children who have been adjudicated delinquent or in need of protection or services, develop plans for care/treatment of children and families that are consistent with standards established by DHFS, local circuit court, and agency policies/procedures, arrange and supervise out-of-home care placements, prepare dispositional reports and permanency plans for family reunification or permanence of children, prepare appropriate requests for the extension, revision, and/or change of placement, providing testimony in court when required, arrange supervised and unsupervised visitations between children and parents or guardians and maintain client case records as required. Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or closely related field. Prior work experience in the child welfare or juvenile justice and/or experience in a human services related field are preferred.  Must have or be able to obtain a Social Work Certification.  A valid driver’s license is required.
  • How it relates to HIPAA: To provide child welfare and Juvenile Court dispositional services for delinquent, Juvenile in need of Protection or Services (JIPS), and Children in need of Protection or Services (CHIPS) cases. This position involves developing case plans and treatment goals for the care, treatment of children, juveniles and their families and maintain client confidentiality and HIPAA compliance per agency policy, Wisconsin State Statutes, and Standards.)
  • Interested applicants should apply by:  A completed Taylor County application is required to be considered for this position. An electronic and printable application is available at Applications will be accepted until Friday, March 31, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. by:




MEDFORD, WI  54451




Posted: 3/13/17