OUTAGAMIE COUNTY Shelter Care Supervisor in APPLETON, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Reporting to the Manager, Youth and Family Services, the Supervisor: Youth Social Work Services supervises the activities and staff of their assigned Youth and Family Services Unit. Performs related duties including providing information and assistance to unit staff and others, reviewing and approving assessments and case plans, preparing reports, acting as liaison with community agencies and others. Key Responsibilities: The following duties are most critical for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Supervises and trains unit staff, prepares performance evaluations, administers grievance and disciplinary measures, and prepares work schedules. Provides supervisory coverage for other supervisors during their absence. Performs all duties of Chief Intake Worker if designated. Performs all duties of Shelter Care Superintendent if designated, including assuring compliance with state regulations as outlined in Chapter DCF 59 of Wisconsin Administrative Code, review and assurance of compliance with admission regulations and requirements under 48.19; 48.20; 48. 205; 938.19; 938.20; 938.205; 938.207; and 938.208 of Wisconsin Statutes. Provides case work consultation and participates in case conferences. Provides guidance regarding alternate care placements using a family based services model; schedules administrative reviews for the Division if designated. Reviews records and reports for quality assurance and compliance with agency and statutory requirements. Reviews and approves incident reports, assessments, treatment plans, court reports and permanency plans. Assigns cases according to established criteria and client need on a timely basis. Acts as liaison for the unit with Judge, schools, community agencies and families. Collaborates with the community/community organizations to address youth issues. Assists with the development, updating and implementation of policies and procedures. Coordinates the development and implementation of youth programs by the department and outside agencies. Serves as liaison with contracted services; prioritizes referrals. Assists in budget preparation; monitors budgetary expenditures. Schedules and develops agendas for Unit staff meetings and participates in other meetings as required. Is available to staff after hours for consultation as scheduled. Maintains regular and predictable attendance, works overtime/extra hours as required. Performs other duties as assigned. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Education/Certifications/Experience Requirements: Master's degree in Social Work or a related field with three to five years social services program experience. Or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: www.governmentjobs.com/careers/outagamie