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Company Name:Wayne County Government
Location:Detroit, MI
Employment Type:Full Time
Pay:$41,439 - Salary
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Annual Pay Rate:  $41,439 Annually


About the Job:
Social Workers are employed in the Wayne County Juvenile Detention Facility, Health Department and Sheriff's Department. In the Juvenile Detention Facility, employees function as members of a mental health team to provide crisis intervention services to juveniles; engage in individual, group and family counseling; maintain appropriate records and statistics; and develop training programs. In the Wayne County Jail, Social Workers provide comparable supportive services as members of a clinical team to jail inmates. Social Workers in the Health Department assess social problems in a clinical and community setting and select appropriate care plans to resolve problems; initiate, plan, and implement health and social welfare programs; assist with home visits, in-service, and other education programs; and engage in referral and consultative activities.



A Master's Degree in Social Work; AND EITHER A or B below:

A. A License from the State of Michigan as a Master's level Social Worker; OR

B. A License from the State of Michigan as a Master's level Social Worker with a Clinical designations and one year of full-time paid clinical social work experience.


Candidates must meet the qualifications listed with Letter "B" to be considered for work at the Juvenile Detention Facility


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