Avery County Department of Social Services

Newland, North Carolina

Employment Opportunities


Vacancy - Avery County Social Services-Social Work Supervisor III

Supervise provision of adoption services for agency children. Supervise the recruitment, training, licensure and monitoring of agency foster/adoptive parents. Locate foster home placements as needed for children in the legal custody of the Department. Work with parents in completing requirements for their children to be returned home.

Salary $46,331. Closing Date June 26, 2018

Submit a completed PD-107 (state application) and university transcripts to Barbara Jones, Avery County DSS, 175 Linville St. Newland, NC 27657. Unsigned or incomplete applications will not be processed. Resumes will not be accepted in the absence of an application. Applications may be obtained at http://www.oshr.nc.gov/jobs/general.htm


Vacancy - Avery County Social Services-Income Maintenance Caseworker

Determine Eligibility for Medicaid. Interview the customer, verify information, determine eligibility, maintain the record, and make changes to the record.

Salary Range $28,097 - $30,390. Closing Date June 20, 2018

Submit a completed PD-107 (state application) to Barbara Jones, Avery County DSS, 175 Linville Street, Newland, NC 27657. Unsigned or incomplete applications will not be processed. Resumes will not be accepted in the absence of an application. Applications may be obtained at http://www.oshr.nc.gov/jobs/general.htm