PDFWAC 110-147-1460

What are the qualifications for case aide staff?

(1) If you employ case aides to provide direct care, such as transporting, providing supervision, or performing other services in certified foster homes, these staff must:
(a) Be at least twenty-one years of age,
(b) Have a high school diploma or high school or equivalency course of study (GED/HSEC);
(c) Have one year of experience working directly with children or two years of social services education;
(d) Have the skill and ability to work successfully with the special needs of children in care; and
(e) Have effective communication and problem solving skills.
(2) Case aide staff may be between eighteen and twenty-one years of age if enrolled in a social service internship or practicum program with an accredited college or university and can provide sufficient documentation.
[WSR 18-14-078, recodified as § 110-147-1460, filed 6/29/18, effective 7/1/18. Statutory Authority: Chapters 13.34 and 74.13 RCW, RCW 74.15.030(2), 74.15.311(2), 74.13.032, 13.04.011, 74.13.020, 13.34.030, 74.13.031, 13.34.145, 74.15.311, 74.15.030, and 2013 c 105. WSR 15-01-069, § 388-147-1460, filed 12/11/14, effective 1/11/15.]