Northborough seeks qualified applicants to fill the full-time position of Social Worker. This position will play a crucial role in our Health and Human Services Department, working closely with individuals and families facing social, emotional, economic, or health-related challenges. The Social Worker will be a key player in coordinating efforts with various municipal and community services, including the Police Department, Fire Department, library, schools, recreation, Senior Center, and Department of Public Works (DPW), ensuring a holistic approach to health and wellness in our community.

A master’s degree in social work (MSW) or a related field is required, with a preference for those holding licensure as a licensed mental health counselor (LMHC) or licensed independent clinical social worker (LICSW). A minimum of two years of experience in social work or a related role is also required, demonstrating strong skills in case management, crisis intervention, and community outreach.

Candidates must have a comprehensive understanding of social work principles, community resources, and state and federal regulations affecting social services. Salary range for this Grade 5 position is $77,863-$101,218 DOQ.

A complete job description can be found here. To apply, email resume and cover letter in a single PDF with “Social Worker” in the subject line to: First preference will be given to those applicants who apply by July 12. Position will remain open until filled. AA/EOE