Occupation: Child, Family, and School Social Workers

NCWORKS LINK: Job #: 12229907

 

 
  • Work in this position is to provide professional social work services to clients. 
  • Work involves evaluating the client's situation. 
  • Addresses such problems as adjustment to illness or disability, placement into an institution, rest home or nursing facility, financial concerns; socialization issues of the socially handicapped or those debilitated by age or illness. 
  • Combines difficult services performed under supervisory guidance with relatively conventional services performed under more relaxed supervision. 
  • Work is differentiated from SW I by the range of cases, the difficulty of personal contacts, and the theoretical knowledge required to perform the work. 
  • Reports to a higher level professional or program manager.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Considerable knowledge of social work principles, techniques, and practices and their application to individual casework, group work and community problems.
  • Knowledge of the psychosocial, socioeconomic and behavioral problems and their treatment.
  • Knowledge of the governmental and private organizations and community resources.
  • Knowledge of laws, regulations and policies which govern the program.
  • General knowledge of medical terminology, disease processes and their treatment is required in certain programs and settings.
  • Skill in establishing rapport with a client and applying techniques of assessing psychosocial, behavioral and psychological aspects of client's problem.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with administrative superiors, members of case load and their families and with civics, medical, social and religious organizations.
  • Ability to train or instruct lower-level social workers, students, or interns.
  • Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely and to plan and execute work.
Education and Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in social work from an appropriately accredited institution OR
  • Bachelor's degree in a human services field from an appropriately accredited institution and one year of directly related experience OR
  • Bachelor's degree from an appropriately accredited institution and two years directly related experience  OR
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Wednesday, June 15, 2022 12:07:00 PM