Department of Social Services Director

Duplin County
Published
October 20, 2021
Location
224 Seminary Street, P.O. Box 910, Kenansville, NC
Billing Address
224 Seminary Street, P.O. Box 910
First Name
Pam
Last Name
Brame
Phone Number
9103729251
County
Duplin
Closing Date
Open Until Filled

Description

Social Services Director  The Duplin County Board of Social Services is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director of the Duplin County Department of Social Services (DSS). The Director works under the direction of the Board of Social Services and follows the policies of the Office of State Human Resources. 

Primary responsibilities include administering programs of public assistance and social services established in NCGS 108A, administering the annual budget as governed by the Duplin County Board of Commissioners and serve as executive officer to the Board of Social Services (full Job Description available at www.duplincountync.com under the Employment Section)   The department operates its office in the county seat of Kenansville, NC. The Duplin County Department of Social Services has an annual budget of $90 million and a staff of 122 employees.

 

Salary

Minimum $80,000 negotiable depending on education and experience 

Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Social Work and two years of supervisory experience in the delivery of client services or a BS degree in social work and three years of supervisor experience in the delivery of client services preferred but equivalent combination of training and experience will be considered.  Candidate must pass pre-employment drug screening, Criminal Background and DMV check.

Special Requirements

Candidate will be required to live in Duplin County.  Candidate will be required to assist county operations during a State of Emergency, disaster or other county event such as Hurricanes, Flooding, etc. 

Miscellaneous

To apply, submit a Duplin County application and college transcript for employment. Mail applications to Duplin County Human Resources, P.O. Box 910, Kenansville, NC 28349, or e-mail them to [email protected] or drop off the application at 224 Seminary Street, Kenansville, NC.  Duplin County applications are available at http://www.duplincountync.com  under the Employment section.