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Social Services Director

Vance County
Henderson, NC Full-time
Posted on August 5, 2018

Vance County

Recruitment Announcement

 

PositionSocial Services Director

SalaryNegotiable DOQ

Application DeadlineOpen Until Filled

Vance County is currently recruiting for a County Social Services Director.  Qualified candidate must have excellent leadership and strong management skills, the ability to develop and effectively manage a large governmental unit budget and an awareness of social services funding streams; a thorough knowledge of the legal and philosophical bases for public welfare programs; knowledge of the principles and practice of social work; knowledge of management principles and practices; knowledge of the agency's objectives, organization, and operation; knowledge of applicable federal and state laws, rules and regulations; a demonstrated ability to exercise sound judgment and to make effective decisions regarding employees and programs; and the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with the Social Services Board, DSS staff, the general public, federal, state, and local officials.  

Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:  A Master’s Degree in social work and two years of supervisory experience in the delivery of client services; OR a bachelor’s degree in social work and three years of supervisory experience in the delivery of client services, one of which must have been in Social Services; OR graduation from a four year college or university and three years of supervisory experience in the delivery of client services, two of which must have been in Social Services; OR an equivalent combination of training and experience.  Preference will be given to applicants currently in the position of Director, Deputy Director or Asst Director of a Social Service Agency in NC.  The salary range is $67,260 – $107,616.  The hiring range is negotiable and commensurate with related education and experience.  The position is open until filled.

Special Requirement:  Residency in Vance County will be required within six months of employment.

Submit resume with a Vance County application (available at www.vancecounty.org) to

Vance County Human Resources as directed on application. A detailed job description is available on our website.

Vance County is an Equal Opportunity Employer