Social Worker-Investigative/Assessment/Treatment

Work Type
Family and Children’s Services

Position Number

$44,162 - $46,370

Closing Date
December 17, 2019
Posted December 9, 2019

Agency Name
Wilkes County Department of Social Services

Work County

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

Job Location
304 College Street
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
North Carolina
Job Description

Professional level casework providing protective, investigative, counseling and case management services for children who are at risk for neglect and/or abuse. To provide social work services including treatment and immediate response to safety issues with children. Work involves investigation of alleged neglect, abuse, and dependency; substantiation of the alleged neglect or abuse as prescribed by federal and state guidelines, providing expert testimony in court hearings, and following-up with case management and preventive services for clients. Social Worker may provide group, family or individual treatment to clients of any age and regarding any developmental, mental, medical, substance abuse, financial or family problem. Emphasis of this position will be on the complexity of casework, treatment, and investigation.
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