Application Form (PD-107)
Library Circulation and Technology Support Assistant
Veterans Service Officer
Social Worker II (In Home Services Program)
Full Time: 40 Hours
Application Closing Date: Open until filled.
Description of Primary Duties:
The primary purpose of the position is to provide services using social work skills to enable the disabled and elderly in Madison County to live as independently as possible. The person filling this position will determine if individuals qualify for services and the appropriate amount of services to fulfill the needs of the client. This will be accomplished through quarterly visits to client homes and supervision of all in home aides.
Description of Skills, Knowledge 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 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 or 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 civic, medical, social, and religious organizations. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Social Work from an accredited school of Social Work required. Prefer a candidate with supervisory experience as well as three years of experience in the Social Work field.
How to Apply:
If you are interested in this position and meet the qualifications, please submit a State Employment Application Form (PD-107) to:
Regina Sams, Director
462 Long Branch Road
Marshall, NC 28753
For additional information please call (828) 649-2722
Madison County is a drug-free workplace. Positions require pre-employment drug testing. Madison County will employ only those individuals who are US citizens or legal aliens authorized to work in the US. Madison County is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, nationality, sex, religion, age or disability.