Is making a real and lasting difference in the world your ultimate career goal?
You are a compassionate and genuine advocate for people with the determination to seek flexible solutions and opportunities for children and their families to build the skills needed to thrive together.
We are the agency dedicated to improving the quality of life of vulnerable Oklahomans by increasing people’s ability to lead safer, healthier, more independent and productive lives. The Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) provides help and offers hope every day by living our values of compassion, respect, safety, quality, and innovation through the services we provide.
We’re looking for full-time Child Welfare Specialists across Oklahoma. Must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in any field and pass a criminal background check, drug screen, and reference check to qualify. Position may require extensive travel and on-call hours. Salary depends on qualifications and is $36,669.32 - $40,624.88. We offer amazing benefits:
Excellent health, dental, vision, supplemental life, and flexible spending plans available
Generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of benefit premiums
Annual and Sick leave accrual starting immediately
11 paid holidays per year
Public Service Loan Forgiveness and Perkins Loan Cancellation eligible employment
Excellent retirement plans for your future
We have positions available across Oklahoma.
Why Should You Apply?
Excellent personal growth and advancement opportunities
Make a real difference in your community
Ongoing training and career development
Visit www.okdhs.org/careers to apply now! Immediate openings available. Questions? Email us at STO.HRMD.ESU@okdhs.org.
Visit http://omes.ok.gov/careers/job-family/child-welfare-specialist for full job description.
About this company
The Department of Human services is the largest state agency in Oklahoma. OKDHS provides a wide range of assistance programs to help Oklahomans in need including: food benefits (SNAP); temporary cash assistance (TANF); services for persons with developmental disabilities and persons who are aging; adult protective services;
child welfare programs; child support services; and child care assistance, licensing and monitoring. OKDHS also handles applications and eligibility for Sooner Care,
the state’s Medicaid program offering health care to families with low incomes.
Location/Region: Across Oklahoma