Adult Services Social Worker II

Work Type
Adult Services

36,369.35, if fully qualified

Closing Date
January 3, 2022
Posted December 17, 2021

Agency Name
Jackson County Department of Social Services

Work County

Job Contact
Dianne Cauley, Administrative Assistant/Personnel 828-587-2039

Job Location
15 Griffin Street
North Carolina
Job Description

The Jackson County Department of Social Services is recruiting for an Adult Services Social Worker II.  This position investigates reports of adult abuse and neglect and provides case management for substantiated adult protective services cases.  This position also provides ongoing case management for guardianships, payeeships, individual and family adjustment services.  Other duties include general intake and community outreach services.  Requires limited availability after hours and on weekends on an as-needed-basis.  Starting salary is $36,369.35, if fully qualified.  Minimum qualifications include a four year degree in a Human Service field.  Preference will be given to applicants with a Master's or Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and experience providing Social Work services.  The application for employment is available online at  Applications may be dropped off or mailed to the Jackson County Department of Social Services at 15 Griffin Street, Sylva or the NC Works Career Center.  Applications will be taken until January 3, 2022.