Family Service Worker

Linn County

Provides participants with helpful, professional support in understanding and fulfilling their parenting responsibilities and assuring that all family members are physically safe, healthy, and emotionally secure.


  • Develops and offers individualized parenting suggestions based on an evidence-based curriculum.
  • Carefully monitors child safety during supervised visits.
  • Provides families with information on community resources.
  • Supervises visitations and exchanges in a safe, monitored environment for families affected by domestic violence.
  • Fulfills responsibilities as a Mandatory Reporter.


  • Associate of Arts Degree in Human Services or related field.
  • Two (2) year of full-time experience in child welfare services. Bachelor’s degree may substitute for one (1) year of full-time experience.


  • 11 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.      Monday – Friday


  • New Hire: $18.93
  • 90 days: $19.89
  • 1 year: $21.00
  • 2 years: $22.01
  • 3 years: $23.27

Linn County is committed to creating a Customer-Center Culture placing our internal & external customers at the center of everything we do! Why do we do this? We get that question a lot. The answer is simple: We want our customers to have a positive experience. Our co-workers are customers too. Exceptional internal customer satisfaction leads to exceptional customer satisfaction for the public!

Why work at Linn County? 

  • Competitive wages with annual pay increases & annual cost of living increase (depending on budget) 
  • Medical, dental, vision, short & long term disability, and supplemental life insurance 
  • Iowa Public Employee's Retirement Pension Plan (IPERS) 
  • Wellness program offering credit on insurance premiums to eligible employees 
  • On-site fitness centers for $15 per year 
  • 100% County paid basic life insurance 
  • 12 paid holidays per year 
  • Training & professional development opportunities 
Job Benefits:

DEADLINE: Monday, September 25, 2023, at 5 p.m.

Job ID: 90757

Posted 4 days ago

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