Bakersfield (Main Office)
100 E California Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93307
(661) 631-6000
(661) 631-6200 (TTY)

Human Services and County of Kern Job Opportunities

County of Kern Employment Opportunities
Browse all of the employment opportunities currently available with the County of Kern.

Eligibility Worker Job Preview Video
"Making the Decision to Make a Difference"
(19 minutes, 19 seconds)

Social Worker Job Preview Video
"Making the Decision to Make a Difference"
(18 minutes, 40 seconds)

Becoming a Social Worker
Find out if you have what it takes to become a Social Worker for the Kern County Department of Human Services

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Click for info on our Interactive Voice Response System   Interactive Voice Response System
  Automated Services by Phone
  Call 1-877-410-8812
Need to find an ATM that accepts EBT cards in your area and know the surcharge (cost)? Select or go to the following link:
Click for info on reporting Child Abuse   Report


DHS News

Holiday Cottage   The 28th Annual Holiday Cottage
  Where Wishes Do Come True....
  Opens Nov 23, 2015 @ East Hills Mall
  Press Release   How YOU Can Help

November is Adoption Awareness Month
 Board of Supervisors Proclamation
 Press Release

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Heart Gallery of America — featuring Kern Kids

Families Formed With Love  Become a Resource
 Foster Parent

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Healthy Choices Healthy Choices
 your access point to guidance
 on food and nutrition

Safely Surrendered Baby Law  English PSA 1 2
 Spanish PSA 1 2
 more info...

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Public Service Announcements:
 Child Abuse  Child Abuse Prevention  Pool Safety
 "Who is watching your child?"
 Opportunities, Options, Empowerment
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Combating Gang Violence
 Info  Interagency referral form
 Project 180  Garden Pathways (Facebook)
 New Life Training Center  Stay Focused

My voice. My choice. My vote. Election information.   Kern County Elections
  Sample Ballot/Polling Place
  Election Results

General Info

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Stop Domestic Violence

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