Social Worker I/A/T

Work Type
Family and Children’s Services

Position Number


Closing Date
November 29, 2021
Posted November 16, 2021

Agency Name
Ashe County Department of Social Services

Work County

Job Contact
Joshua Poe Phone: 336-846-5702 Fax: 336-846-5779

Job Location
150 Government Circle
North Carolina
Job Description

This Children’s Protective Services position requires advanced, professional level casework providing protective, and case management services for children who are at risk for neglect and/or abuse.  The duties include working with families receiving in-home services or conducting investigations and assessments.  Worker prepares social histories, court summaries, and narrative reports for records; testifies in court proceedings and develops short and/or long-range service plans.   Worker provides support to assist family in identifying emotional conflicts, role confusion and patterns of interaction, developmental deficits and problems in self-perception and other duties as required by the Agency.  Worker will be involved in the rotation of on-call duties during evening and weekends.  The employee is required to assist in the operation of a community shelter in the event of an emergency.
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