Social Worker III-Adult Services

Work Type
Adult Services


Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Posted May 3, 2022

Agency Name
Department of Social Servicecs

Work County

Job Location
102 Camp Drive
North Carolina
Job Description

  Chatham County Employment Opportunity HR Announcement Number: 22-   Job Title:  Social Worker III-Adult Services Location:  Chatham County Department of Social Services Contact Person:  Nancy Burgess Telephone number:  919-642-6905 Address to send application:  Chatham County Human Resources, PO Box 1809, Pittsboro, NC  27312   For printable State of North Carolina Application (PD-107):   Or apply online at:   Job Summary: Provide case management and supportive services to the aging and disabled population for individuals to remain safely in their homes for as long as possible or to reside safely in a facility.  Assess and evaluate the need for protection of adults who are experiencing maltreatment.  Case management includes arranging and coordinating an array of services, the comprehensive completion of quarterly and annual assessments to determine services needed, accurate and timely documentation, collaboration and cooperation with other agencies and monitoring the safety and well-being of older and/or disabled adults.  This position could be assigned tasks associated with various services and programs in the Adult Services unit. Will participate in the rotation of on-call duties with other staff members. Participate in shelter operations during a disaster or weather-related incident.   Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree from an accredited school of social work and one year of social work or counseling experience; or a bachelor’s degree from an accredited school of social work and two years of social work or counseling experience; or a master’s degree in a counseling field and two years of social work or counseling; or four year degree in a human service field or related curriculum including at least 15 semester hours in courses related to social work or counseling and three years of social work or counseling experience; or graduation from a four year college or university and four years of experience in rehabilitation counseling, pastoral counseling, or a related human services field providing experience in the techniques of casework, group work, or community organization; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.   Awareness of needs and challenges associated with the aging and disabled population and the ability to navigate community resources is strongly desired.   Salary Salary grade 63; $46,653   Position Closing Date Open until filled   Chatham County is an equal opportunity employer