Civil Service Exam Information

Graphic image SCWII and CPI positions.

Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of Rhode Island families? The RI Department of Children, Youth & Families (DCYF) is seeking qualified, dedicated, mission-driven staff to help support the children and families of our state. The Department is currently recruiting for Social Caseworker II (SCWII) and Child Protective Investigator (CPI) positions.

Fill out an application for the SCWII or the CPI Civil Service Exams now and learn more about the SCWII or CPI roles at DCYF. December Civil Service Exam dates are being scheduled. 

There were exams scheduled for November 9, 10 and 11 of 2023. If you were not available for any of those dates, DCYF will be offering exam make up dates on the following dates:

December 6, 2023

  • SCWII at 5 pm

December 7, 2023

  • CPI at 5 pm

Make up exams will take place at DCYF located at 101 Friendship Street in Providence. Please note that there are a limited number of seats at this location, and candidates will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis.