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Social Service Worker (Part-Time) - Ogeechee Judicial Circuit

State Level Position

Location: Ogeechee Judicial Circuit

Salary: $12 - $20 per hour

Deadline: Open until filled

Job Description and Requirements:

The Ogeechee Circuit Public Defender’s Office is seeking a Social Service Worker. This is a part-time position without benefits. The purpose of this classification is to coordinate with attorneys representing clients with mental health, substance abuse and developmental disabilities; to assist with disposition of cases including placement, alternative sentencing options, and mitigation.  

The primary duties include but are not limited to the following: managing ongoing assessments for competency; obtaining mental health, substance abuse, and medical histories; securing release of information for records; collaborating with community providers; interviewing family members for collateral information; and writing reports to discuss with attorneys.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a related field or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience are preferred qualifications. The applicant must possess a valid driver’s license. Interested persons should send their resume and State of Georgia Sensitive Position Employment Application to Renata Newbill-Jallow at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 30 North Main Street, Statesboro, GA 30458


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