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SOCIAL WORK SUPERVISOR III (After-Hours)- 40001391

Date: Jul 15, 2021

Location: Durham, NC, US

Company: Durham County

DEPARTMENT:       

Social Services (DSS)

DATE POSTED:            

July 15, 2021

CLOSING DATE:           

July 26, 2021

SALARY MIN:  

$58,541

SALARY MAX:

$105,374

POSITION NUMBER:            

40001391

JOB TYPE:  

Full-Time

 

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Supervises a team of Child Welfare Social Workers.  This position is responsible for receiving and investigating reports of suspected child abuse or neglect. Duties include coordinating, implementing, and managing, and supporting all activities that are performed by two after-hours Social Workers and back-up coverage Social Workers during the hours of 4:00pm-8:00am (Monday-Friday).  The staff work hours for this position are the after-hours on call social work staff who work when the agency is closed during normal business hours, weekends, and holidays.  The supervisor is responsible for ensuring that the front line social workers carry out their functions of protecting children, complying with court orders, North Carolina Child Welfare Statues and laws, Federal Child Welfare Statues and Laws as well as meet the expectations of the county and agency.  Due to the nature of child protective services, the employee is required to be knowledgeable about all tasks and expectations within child welfare services and may be expected to perform tasks/responsibilities in other areas of child welfare.

 

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

 

  • Knowledge of NC Laws, and policies under which program operates.
  • Knowledge and experience with the judicial system.
  • Ability to teach, plan, organize, and schedule management functions. 
  • Comprehensive knowledge of principles, methods, and techniques of social work administration, including a broad knowledge of child welfare services. 
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

The position requirements are a Master's degree in social work from an appropriately accredited institution and two years of directly related experience; or a bachelor's degree in social work from an appropriately accredited institution and three years of directly related experience;  or a Master's degree in a human services field from an appropriately accredited institution and three years of directly related experience; or a bachelor's degree and four years of directly related experience; or a bachelor's degree from an appropriately accredited institution and five years of directly related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

PREFFERED REQUIREMENTS:

 

Experience in Child Welfare Protective Services.


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh