The town of Bedford is searching for an energetic and engaged Youth Social Worker to perform social service and administrative work for the town’s Health and Human Services Department. The Youth Social Worker will coordinate and implement a range of social services; provide behavioral health and case management services and direct crisis intervention; assess the psychosocial, economic and physical needs of Bedford’s youth, and their families; and assist with application for and procurement of support services and make referrals as necessary. This position reports directly to the Health and Human Services Director and regularly collaborates with the Community Social Worker and Healthy Bedford Coordinator. Candidate will maintain office hours for drop-in appointments and also make home/facility/school visits to assist residents. The Youth Social Worker identifies and organizes community outreach initiatives and helps plan, arrange, and promote services and programs through the town website and other means; engage in supporting program development with staff and youth in the Bedford Public Schools.

The salary range for this position is $65,995.42 to $67,600.

For the full job ad and town application, please visit: https://www.bedfordma.gov/human-resources/pages/employment-opportunities.

The town of Bedford is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.