Social Worker III
Adult Services, Family and Children’s Services, Other
September 7, 2021
Posted August 31, 2021
Rockingham Co. Department of Health and Human Services
371 NC 65
The County is an equal opportunity employer and will comply with federal and state statutes regarding discrimination in employment matters. The social worker in this position will be flexible and responsible for a small caseload depending on the need in each particular unit fore mentioned. This position will be receiving ongoing evaluation by the management team to determine the greatest need to place staff resources for each unit. It is a position which requires sensitivity, good judgment, accuracy, good writing skills, initiative, dedication and the ability to work with adults, children, families and different agencies/providers. The social worker must have the ability to express ideas clearly and concisely; plan and execute work timely. This position must have considerable attention to detail, strong interpersonal skills, and strong writing skills.
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Social Worker in this position will provide services for the unit in most need of assistance to help relieve the ever growing caseload needs within the unit. Social Worker will be required to keep accurate records regarding services provided to the individual; case recordings of contacts with the individual and relevant family/providers must be prompt and accurate. Recordings of daily services activity will be recorded on day-sheets. Mileage and other expense records will be kept as needed. Daily supervision will be directly provided by Supervisor of the unit. Employee performance will be evaluated and assessed. Performance based outcome measures set by the unit will be used as a guide when determining the Social Worker's work performance. Supervisor will be available for consultation and will meet with employee on a regular basis. Various duties and responsibilities for Child Protective Services division, Foster Care Services division and Adoption Services division.
Supplemental Information Note: In accordance with State mandates and the Rockingham County Emergency Operations Plan, Rockingham County Health and Human Services staff from the Divisions of Social Services, Public Health and Integrated Health are required to staff emergency shelters during times of disaster. Please be advised that every staff person is eligible to be assigned to an emergency shelter or Emergency Operations Center.