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Child Protective Services Caseworker

The team is seeking a compassionate and highly motivated individual who is up for the challenge of working innovatively to manage a complex caseload in a fast-paced environment. Applicants should have a passion and drive for endorsing practices that strengthen families and promote child safety and well-being.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: BSW or Bachelor’s Degree in a Related Field

KEY COMPETENCIES: Exceptional organizational, time-management, and communications skills; Knowledge of trauma-informed care and evidenced-based practices; values diversity; thrives in fast-paced environment; ability to develop trust-based relationships with children, youth, families, and safety networks to secure positive outcomes; self-disciplined; ability to identify, understand, and appropriately apply federal, state, and local laws, policies, and principles.recruitment, retention plan development, and community outreach.


  • Healthcare Benefits – Medical, Dental, Rx, and Vision
  • Wellness Program
  • Life Insurance Options
  • 13 Paid Holidays
  • 2 Weeks of Paid Vacation (after 1 year)
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Starting Base Pay $18.09/hour w/ Bachelor’s Degree ($18.34 with MSW, LSW, or LISW)

To apply, please submit Ohio Civil Service Application, resume, and cover letter to:
JCJFS, Attn: Tracy Hughes, Deputy Director of HR & Organizational Support
25 E. South Street, PO Box 1006
Jackson, OH 45640



Jackson County JFS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, religion, age, disability, or military status in employment or the provision of services.

All positions are subject to a criminal background, fingerprinting, employment verification, and motor vehicle report check.