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Adult (APS) and Child Protection Service (CPS) Investigator

Skokomish Indian Tribe
Shelton, WA Full-time
Posted on August 31, 2019

The Skokomish Indian Tribe is seeking to Contract for an Adult (APS) and Child Protection Service (CPS) Investigator. The incumbent will investigate all referrals regarding adult and child abuse, neglect, self-neglect, abandonment and exploitation. The investigator will make a determination whether the investigation should go to court and open a case or if preventative/support services are to be implemented before determining if necessary, to involve the court. This contracted position will receive referral from Tribal Court, Indian Child Welfare, Family Services, Health Clinic, Public Safety and other Skokomish departments and programs. Referrals are excepted 24 hours per day, every day of the year. An APS/CPS investigation includes interviewing and gathering information to see if abuse or neglect happened and if intervention is necessary. The investigator considers both risk and safety issues, and may recommend services for the child and family to reduce the risk of further abuse or neglect. Masters in Social Work, Bachelor’s Degree with two (2) years of relevant work experience or an Associate’s degree plus five (5) years relevant work experience. Must have working knowledge to create and develop a logic model in accordance with Adult Victims of Crime grant requirements (data collection). Open until filled contractual $40.00 hourly up to 20 hours weekly. For a full description visit our website at or contact Winona Plant Personnel Manager at 360-426-4232 x2009