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County Caseworker 1
Do you have a passion for helping others?
Do you want to make a difference?
~ JOIN OUR TEAM ~
We’re Hiring!
Caseworkers at Clarion County Children & Youth Services assist children, youth, and families in attaining a more satisfactory social, economic, or physical adjustment in everyday life.

APPLY TO BE A CASEWORKER HERE

Reminder: College Transcripts must be attached to county employment application

Applications can be emailed to tcochran@co.clarion.pa.us
 
ALL CANDIDATES MUST MEET THE MINIMUM ESSENTIALS AND TRAINING AS LISTED BELOW:

A Bachelor’s degree in social work;
OR
A Bachelor’s degree in sociology, social welfare, psychology gerontology, criminal justice or other related social sciences. and 1 year of social services experience
OR
A Bachelor’s degree in another field which includes or is supplemented by 12 college credits in the social science field.

UPON HIRE CANDIDATES WILL BE REQUIRED TO:
·       Provide Certified Transcripts
·         Take the Civil Service Examination
·         Provide Child Line, PA State Police, and FBI Clearances
We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage, vision, dental, and wellness programs and a county retirement plan.
 
We understand that there is more to life than work – and we want you to enjoy it!
 
 
 
 

 Application Process

 
Children & Youth Services Caseworker 1 Application Process
Caseworkers at Clarion County Children & Youth Services assist children, youth, and families in attaining a more satisfactory social, economic, or physical adjustment in everyday life.
Clarion County is currently accepting applications for this position.  This is a local government position providing salary and benefits through the County of Clarion.
Work Schedule:  40 hours per week, 1 Hour Unpaid Lunch. Once a caseworker is trained the normal workday shall be either 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM with 1 Hour Unpaid Lunch or 11:00 AM – 8:00 with a meal break scheduled at the mid-point of the shift.  Additionally once trained, caseworkers will be scheduled for on-call coverages on a rotation basis.
When applying, please use this page as a reference in order to ensure you have completed the FULL application process. You can apply to be a County Caseworker 1 at Clarion County Children & Youth Services by the following processes:
·        Visit www.employment.pa.gov
·        Select Open Jobs; then Continue to Open Jobs
·        Select Filter and change location to State-wide
·        Select County Caseworker 1 (LG) C&Y (Online Exam)
·        When ready, click Apply on the top right of the page
·        Create or Sign-In to your account in order to complete the application
·        Once you complete the application you will be E-mailed a confirmation receipt of the application as well as a score.
·        If you do not receive a score you cannot be considered for employment. If you believe you are qualified and have not received a score please contact Civil Service at 855.524.5627 or the County of Clarion as listed below
Once you have completed the State-Wide Civil Service exam and received your score, you will next need to apply for the caseworker position for Clarion County by the following process:
Visit www.employment.pa.gov
·        Select Open Jobs; then Continue to Open Jobs
·        Select Filter and change location to Clarion County
·        Select County Caseworker 1 (Local Government) – Clarion County C&Y
·        Current Job Number is R-2019-50638-L0623
·        When ready, click Apply on the top right of the page
·        Sign-In to your account in order to complete the application
·        You will be asked to provide your score number you received from the previous application
 
All candidates MUST:
·        Apply via employment.pa.gov
·        Provide ChildLine, PA State Police, and FBI Clearances upon hiring.  For any additional questions, please contact CYS Director, Todd Kline toddkline@co.clarion.pa.us  (814) 226-000 Ext. 1327County Employer Relations Director, Tim Cochran tcochran@co.clarion.pa.us  (814) 226-4000 Ext. 2812