Occupation: Social Workers, All Other

NCWORKS LINK: Job #: 12230813


  • 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.
Wednesday, June 15, 2022 11:05:00 AM