Youth and Family Services Director

The Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe is looking to hire a Youth & Family Services Director for its Social Services Department. This position is in charge of administering the Tribe’s Social Services, Senior Center, Vocational Rehabilitation and Child Care departments, which includes general assistance, ICWA, vocational rehabilitation, and other related social service functions, supervises and directs the work of caseworkers in formulating and carrying out treatment plans or specialized services assignments.
Occasional evening and weekend work, such as attendance at meetings, trainings, or other call-out work, may be required as job duties demand. This position will take rotating on-call shifts to ensure social services coverage during evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Responsibilities and Duties: Plans and directs department programs, performs a variety of administrative duties associated with management, evaluates program operations; implements and/or recommends policy changes, seeks additional funding sources, provides overall monitoring of social service cases, directs and coordinates guidance, counseling, provides supervision of the child placement program, ensures on-going reports and evaluations are provided to the Tribal Court.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work, or related field or Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or related field with at least five (5) years of progressively responsible experience managing social work services and counseling programs (including supervision).
Valid and current LBSW, LCSW or LMSW license (or equivalent) or ability to obtain licensure within one (1) year after hire date.
Must pass a background check and pre-employment and on-going random drug testing, employees authorized to drive employer vehicle must possess a current valid Nevada driver’s license and acceptable driving record as determined by the Tribe’s insurance company. Preference given to qualified Tribal and Indian applicants in accordance with 25 CFR. Pays $27.67 – $33.04. To apply please go to www.fpst.org for application.