Director of Social Services
Santa Barbara County
January 2, 2013
As Director of Social Services for Santa Barbara County, your vision, leadership, passion and dedication to serving those in greatest need will be a driving force in meeting our commitment to service to our clients and program excellence. This is an opportunity to positively affect initiatives that touch the lives and futures of children, families and seniors in our community. The Department has more than 25 programs delivered via a shared accountability approach through four branches which provide supportive services that strengthen the family unit and promote self-sufficiency: Social Services Programs; Administrative Services; Employment Services; Economic Assistance/Strategy & Information.
The Position: The Social Services Director is appointed by the Board of Supervisors and is under the general direction of the Board with a reporting relationship to the County Executive Officer (CEO). This position oversees a budget of $144 million and four branch Deputy Directors who supervise 665 employees and serve the community from six office locations throughout the County. The Director has overall executive-level responsibility for vision, planning, organizing and directing all activities.
How To Apply:
To view the full job announcement including how to apply, go to www.sbcountyjobs.com, or contact Wendi at 866-929-9227; firstname.lastname@example.org (recruitment agency WBCP).
Open Until Filled