County Social Services Director

Greene County
Published
April 15, 2021
Location
229 Kingold Blvd, Ste D, Snow Hill, NC
Billing Address
229 Kingold Blvd, Ste D
First Name
Kathy
Last Name
Mooring
Phone Number
252-747-3446
County
Greene
Closing Date
04/30/2021

Description

The Greene County Board of Social Services is seeking qualified applicants for the
Social Services Director position. The successful candidate will manage a variety of
optional and required programs in this largely rural county with a population of
21,033. The Department of Social Services’ budget for Fiscal Year 2020-21 is
approximately $4 million, and there are 48 employees. Applicants must meet the
following qualifications established by the North Carolina Human Resources
Commission.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Thorough knowledge of the legal and
philosophical basis for public welfare programs. Considerable knowledge of
principles and practice of social work. Thorough knowledge of management
principles, techniques and practices. Knowledge of the agency’s organization,
operation and objectives and applicable federal and state laws, rules and
regulations. Ability to exercise sound judgment in analyzing situations and making
decisions; direct employees and programs in the various areas of responsibility;
and develop and maintain effective working relationships with the public and with
federal, state and local officials.

Salary

Preference will be given to candidates with extensive experience in the
development and administration of a variety of social service programs in a social
services organization in North Carolina. Considerable skill and experience in the
supervision of social work and/or income maintenance staff are required. The
salary range is $ 56,489 to $ 72,023 and actual salary will depend upon the
experience, education and salary history of the candidate chosen. Interested
candidates must complete and submit a North Carolina State Application Form
(PD-107). The completed application and supplemental materials must be
received by 5:00 pm on or before the closing date. Applications may not refer to a
resume or other enclosed documents nor will these items be accepted in lieu of a
completed application. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for application
purposes. If selected for employment, official transcripts will be required.

Qualifications

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.

Special Requirements

Interested candidates must complete and submit a North Carolina State
Application Form (PD-107) to:
Kaye Seymour, Greene County DSS Board Chair
Attention: Michelle Shackelford
227 Kingold Blvd; Suite A
Snow Hill, NC 28580