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Social Worker Investigation, Assessment & Treatment (on-call)

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:Grade 70 $20.03 (hour)
  • Posted Date:01/30/2017

LOCATION:  Person County Department of Social Services


SALARY:  $20.03 (hour)

DATE AVAILABLE:  Immediately

DUTIES:  The primary responsibility in this position is to provide coverage for the agency after hours, on weekends, and on holidays to assure continuity in service delivery during those times when the agency is closed.  Services provided include responding to Protective Services referrals for adults and children; preparing petitions, court reports, and daily written reports; completing evaluations for home studies as well as providing supervisory visits for children who are visiting in the county for short periods of time and providing feedback to referring agencies; provide information and referral assistance to requesting county residents; counseling for families in crisis situations; services for children or adults who are already in foster care or adult care homes; or any of the services offered by the agency to citizens of the county that are routinely served by other social workers in the agency.  This employee must have good communication skills both orally and written.  The successful candidate must be able to work independently after training.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS:  This employee reports to the office at 3:30 p.m. on days when the agency is open and must be willing to act as “first responder” to emergency situations reported late in the day or at night.  Work on weekends will be expected with designated weekends off.  Employee must also have a valid driver’s license, good driving record, and willingness to travel outside Person County as needed.  North Carolina Pre-Service for Child Welfare training preferred.

MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  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 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 service field providing experience in the techniques of casework, group work, or community organization or an equivalent combination of training and experience.  In the event you do not meet the requirement for experience, you may qualify for consideration as a work against applicant.


CLOSING DATE:  Person County application with official transcript will be accepted.  The position will remain open until filled.  We are an Equal Opportunity / E-Verify Employer.



 Human Resources Director
304 S. Morgan Street, Room 207/208
Roxboro, NC 27573

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