Title: Director of Social Services
Reports to: Executive Director
Supervises: Social Services Staff & volunteers
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. –5:00 p.m. or as needed/designated
(40 hours per week)
Summary of Overall Duties & Responsibilities
The Director of Social Services has overall responsibility for providing all programs for social
Examples of Specific Responsibilities
Trains and manages staff and volunteers who provide social services
Ensures staff and volunteers adhere to required policies and procedures, including policies
that ensure client confidentiality.
Oversees all grants that are authorized for clients and keeps financial records for grants
Ensures that vendors are advised daily of payments to be made on behalf of clients.
Oversees case management for all clients.
Prepares accurate and timely reports and statistics on client services.
Builds networks of referral sources for clients.
Manages budget for department. Tracks expenses.
Recommends to the Assistant Director any changes in social services programs, policies or
Assists with development and implementation of new programs.
Consults with Executive Director as needed, on performance and disciplinary issues with
staff and volunteers.
Conducts staff and volunteer meetings to review activities and set priorities; participates in
meetings with LICS staff.
Acts as the community social services/resource liaison
Performs such other tasks as may be required.
BSW or AD in Social Services and 3-5 year’s work experience
Management experience (staff and volunteers)
Experience in program/grant administration
Knowledge of non-profit social services
Computer skills (Word and Excel, Athena, HMIS, Mission Columbia)
To apply, visit the SCANPO website.