Social Worker II – Adult Services Unit

Department: Department of Social Services
Compensation: Starting salary $30,562-$36,000
Hours: M-F; 8:30am-5:00pm
Deadline: Open until filled.

Duties and Responsibilities
Granville County Department of Social Services is seeking applications from qualified applicants for the position of Social Worker II – Adult Services Unit.  Position duties will include taking adult protective services and other intake calls, assisting with representative payee and special assistance functions; conducting background checks and other web-based searches; record openings/closings; general support of both adult services and foster care units. Knowledge of NC-FAST is preferred.

Minimum Requirements
Prefer Bachelors Degree from accredited school of social work and one year of social work or counseling experience, or equivalent combination of training and experience. 

Additional qualifications: Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing, ability to use basic computer programming (i.e.: Word, Excel, Internet, etc.), ability to manage/prioritize multiple tasks within mandated time lines, ability to work constructively with sister agencies, etc.

Applications for “work against” situations considered if qualified applicants not found in a timely manner.

Granville County offers a very competitive benefit package. It includes County health and life insurance, group rate coverage for dental and vision, a flexible spending plan, 401k, and a retirement pension (once fully vested). Granville County employees enjoy 12 paid holidays per year as well as the ability to accrue vacation and sick leave on a monthly basis. Several voluntary supplemental insurance options are also offered including AFLAC and Colonial. Granville County offers excellent promotional and advancement opportunities as well as unrivaled career security in working for local government.

To apply contact local Division of Workforce Solutions (ESC). Applicants should submit a completed State application ( along with college transcripts to the Division of Workforce Solutions (ESC), 111 Hilltop Village, Oxford, NC 27565.

Granville County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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