Salary Range: $46,583 - $87,651

Social Worker III - Adult Protective Services
  • Work in this class involves providing intensive social work services in serious and complicated cases which require the flexible use of a wide range of social work skills and intervention techniques.
  • The primary purpose of Adult Protective Services is the amelioration and prevention of abuse, neglect and exploitation of disabled adults living in Pamlico County.
  • The potential for legal intervention is what distinguishes protective services from other social work services.
  • Will supervise and train lower level social workers, students, and interns.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Must have thorough knowledge of social work principles, techniques, and practices, and their application to complex casework, groupwork, and community problems.
  • Must have considerable knowledge of treatment facilities available within area and how to access these services including behavior, group home, domestic violence, mental health, substance abuse and medical centers.
  • Must be able to communicate clearly; facilitate adaptive coping responses; build rapport; complete reports timely and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of clients, co-workers and community organizations.
Minimum Training and Experience Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in social work from an accredited school of social work and one year directly related experience;
  • Bachelor's degree in a human services field from an accredited college or university and two years directly related experience;
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and three years of directly related experience.


Monday, August 7, 2023 10:58:00 AM

Contact Information

Chantelle Allison "Alli"
Personnel Director
Office: (252) 745-3133
Fax: (252) 745-5514

Office Hours:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday - Friday

County Administrative Building
302 Main Street
P.O. Box 776
Bayboro, NC 28515