SOCIAL WORKER II (ADULT SERVICES)

Work Type
Adult Services

Salary
39988-58482

Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Posted June 3, 2022


Agency Name
YADKIN COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

Work County
Yadkin

Job Contact
Marcy Mays, Assistant Director PO Box 548 Yadkinville NC 27055 336-849-7910 mmays@yadkincountync.gov

Job Location
250 Willow Street
Yadkinville
North Carolina
27055
Job Description

This position is responsible for working in the adult services unit performing case management services for adults who need this assistance to remain in the community or helping to find appropriate placement.  This position also administers the Community Alternatives Program (CAP) by completing diagnostic assessments of aged/disabled adults who are nursing home level of care with acute to severe medical and/or mental disorders.  The social worker evaluates strengths and needs of the client to determine if the aged/disabled adult is able to safely remain in the home.  The social worker works within a budget to determine the services that meet the needs of the client and authorizes said services.  These services help aid in the prevention of fraud and Adult Protective Services referrals as well as ensuring client safety.  This position must be able to prioritize work tasks in order to ensure the safety of clients while meeting agency and state timeliness guidelines.  This position also covers adult intake during regular office hours as well as rotates in the on-call rotation.  Perform other duties as assigned.
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