Overview

Wayne County Children Services is looking for applicants who want to make a difference in the lives of children and families in Wayne County.

This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to explore the field of child welfare.

Visitation Specialists are part of our Family Support Services Unit and are responsible for facilitating visits between children and families. This can include transporting children and families to and from appointments and visits, supervising visits, modeling appropriate parenting behaviors, entering case notes into our computer system, and administering client drug screens.

Requirements for this position include:

· Full-time – 40 hours per week including some evening and weekend hours.

· Ability to work a schedule that varies each week.

· High School Diploma or Equivalent.

· Good computer skills.

· Ability to work with adults and children from diverse backgrounds.

· Positive attitude.

· Willingness to contribute to, and be part of, a great team.

This position includes a large amount of driving. Applicants must have a valid Ohio driver’s license, acceptable driving record (per agency policy), car insurance, a safe reliable personal vehicle to use when an agency vehicle is not available, and pass a background check, BMV check and drug/alcohol testing.

Scheduling for this position is flexible. Work hours vary from day to day.

Benefits Offered Include: medical, prescription, dental, optical and life insurance; fleet of vehicles for work related transportation; paid vacation, sick leave, personal time and holidays; Ohio Public Employees Retirement System; cell phone stipend; employee assistance program, wellness program, and auto insurance stipend.

The starting salary for this position is $10.89 per hour. We currently offer an $800 new hire bonus for anyone who starts their employment before 3/1/23. Also, we are currently in negotiations with our Union to increase the starting wage for this position effective 3/1/23.

In addition to submitting your resume, please visit our website at www.waynecsb.org and complete our employment application.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $10.89 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Work Location: One location