Kansas State Employment Center

Job Description

Job Title:   KPRC Protection Supervisor

County:   Shawnee

Req. No:   188037

Agency Name:   Dept for Children and Families

Posting Type:   External  --> Click here for Definition of Posting Type

Applications accepted through:    ,

Job Description:

The Kansas Department for Children and Families (DCF) is currently recruiting for three KPRC Protection Supervisor positions in the Prevention and Protection Division.  These positions are located in Topeka, KS.  The rate of pay is $44,000.00.  

The Kanas Protection Report Center (KPRC) receives abuse and neglect reports for children and vulnerable adults.  The KPRC operates 24/7 including holidays and weekends.  This position supervises intake staff who receive and process reports directly from the public.  This position monitors quality assurance activities and assures that KPRC outcomes are met through monitoring, evaluation systems and statistical reports.

This position helps develop and implement policy, procedure, and program development.  Monitors staff and addresses performance concerns without delay. Is trained and skilled in all intake areas of the KPRC and fosters a positive team oriented environment.

The Shift and Hours are:

Monday through Friday - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday through Thursday - 11:00pm to 7:00a

Monday through Friday - 9:00am to 6:00pm

Minimum Requirements: License to practice social work in the State of Kansas at the time of hire and one year of experience as a social worker. 

Preferred - One or more of the following:
Bachelor's in Social Work (Licensed Social Worker)
Master's in Professional Counseling (Licensed Professional Counselor)
Master's in Marriage and Family Therapy (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist)

PLEASE NOTE:  If you wish to have your education considered, you must submit college transcripts.  Unofficial copies of transcripts are acceptable.    
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Security Clearance: A background check (KBI – criminal background, welfare fraud, driver’s license, and Child/Adult Abuse and Neglect Central Registry) is required for all positions with the Department for Children and Families (DCF) as a condition of employment, which may include fingerprinting and FBI check.  Security clearance must be obtained prior to employment with DCF. 

The application process has 3 STEPS:
STEP 1:  Register by completing the online Personal Data Form:
(Skip this step if you already have an Applicant ID number).

STEP 2:  Complete the State of Kansas Application Form:

and submit to the Department for Children and Families, ADMIN

STEP 3:  Email these additional required documents to Debbie Lang, Debbie.Lang@ks.gov
IMPORTANT:  Include the job requisition number #188037 and your last name in the subject line for any and all correspondence.
*Cover Letter
*Copy of college transcripts; copy of BSRB License
*Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate

KANSAS TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED:  Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html.  A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual's account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws.  A Tax Clearance expires every 90 days.  All applicants, including current state employees, are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency.  This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004-03.  If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact 785 296-3199.

When sending in your KDOR Tax Certificate, please be sure and send your document either in PDF format.

Recruiter Contact:  Debbie Lang
Phone:  (785) 296-5103
Email:  Debbie.Lang@ks.gov
Fax:  (785) 296-2173

NOTE:  In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification documentation upon hire.

Veterans Preference’ Eligible (VPE):
Former military personnel or their spouse that have been verified as a "veteran" under K.S.A. 73-201 will receive an interview if they meet the competency factors of the position, including any preferred selection criteria established in accordance with K.A.R. 1-6-3.  The veterans' preference laws do not guarantee the veteran a job.  Positions are filled with the best qualified candidate as determined by the hiring manager.  See www.jobs.ks.gov for additional Veterans' Preference Information.

How You Will Be Evaluated:
Your application will be considered incomplete and you may be found ineligible if you fail to submit all required documentation.  Your application will be reviewed to ensure you meet the minimum and any necessary special requirements.  Next, your application will be evaluated and rated based on preferred selection criteria and
competencies for the position.

What To Expect Next:
After your application is evaluated and ranked, you may be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview.  You will be notified of the outcome after the selection process is completed.  You may call or email the recruiter contact listed to inquire about your application.

Please contact the agency recruiter if a reasonable accommodation is needed for any part of the application or hiring process.

The Department for Children and Families is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Find out more about us at our web site

Class/Uncl Full/Part Time: Grade: Hiring Rate: Pay Frequency:
U F 001 $0.00 Biweekly

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