Social Worker III

Work Type
Family and Children’s Services

Position Number


Closing Date
February 9, 2023
Posted February 3, 2023

Agency Name
Wilkes County DSS

Work County

Job Contact
Apply at: NC Works Career Center 1320 West D. Street, Suite #2 North Wilkesboro, North Carolina 28659 336-838-5164,

Job Location
304 College Street
North Carolina
Job Description

Position will be responsible for carrying a caseload of foster care and adoption cases on CPS Team IV. Will also carry some adoption assistance cases.  Responsible for working with children in care and their families, including support, counseling, transportation, and other services as needed.  Preparation for court hearings, including hearings on children placed in care, court reviews, and permanency planning hearings, etc.  Responsible for on-call with other foster care social workers.  Position must be knowledgeable of standards for CPS.  Position reports directly to the CPS Team IV Supervisor.  Perform other duties as required.
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