Social Worker IA&T Lead

Work Type
Family and Children’s Services


Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Posted May 24, 2021

Agency Name
Avery County DSS

Work County

Job Contact 828-733-8230 Submit a completed PD-107 (state application) to Barbara Jones. Unsigned or incomplete applications will not be processed. Resumes will not be accepted in the absence of an application. Applications may be obtained at

Job Location
175 Linville Street
North Carolina
Job Description

Work involves investigation of alleged neglect and abuse, substantiation of the alleged neglect or abuse as prescribed by federal and state guidelines, and providing expert testimony in court hearings.  Position will act as a resource to other social workers and will be primarily responsible for training new staff.  Responsibilities include assessment, evaluation, development, treatment, placement, goal and service planning, monitoring, maintenance, consultation, and community liaison.  Position will share on-call supervisory duties with two Social Work Supervisor's on a rotating basis.  Other duties may be assigned when deemed necessary by the Supervisor.