Human Services Director $76k -$99k
Human Services Director
*DEADLINE TO APPLY - MAY 22, 2019*
Pennington County is seeking candidates for the position of Human Services Director. This position is responsible for overseeing operations and staff of the Human Services department and assuring compliance with State guidelines, rules, statutes, and federal regulations.
Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: directing and assist preparation of the agency’s budget; federal, state, and county reporting requirements; supervise and oversee the agency’s personnel; plan/evaluate agency programs and make recommendations to the County Board; public relations activities; represent the agency on various local, regional, and state organizations; other work as directed by the County Board.
Essential knowledge and skills include: principles of Human Services planning, program development and evaluation; knowledge of budgeting and fiscal management; supervision and management; develop and maintain working relationships; ability to delegate, supervise, and manage programs and services; interpret policies, guidelines, rules and statutes; communicate and promote the services, programs, and initiatives of the agency to serve the citizens of Pennington County.
Minimum qualifications of education and experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Sociology, or related field and a minimum of 3 years supervisory and management experience in a public and/or private social service agency.
Pennington County offers an excellent benefits package, including health and life insurance and a retirement pension. This position features a salary range of $76,668-$99,674.
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