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Degree Requirements for Social Work/Social Work Supervision Classification Series [22 VAC 40 ‑ 670]
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Chapter Information
Description This regulation makes establishes minimum entrance performance standards for individuals to be evaluated for vacancies and/or promotions in the Service Program/Service Program Supervision classification series as of September 1, 1990. For individuals employed in the Service Program/Service Program Supervision classification series prior to September 1, 1990, who do not meet the entrance performance standards, the provisions of this regulations allows these employees to be retained in their current classification or any lesser classification without having to meet the above requirements. This includes the same classification in another local agency. These individuals will be required to meet the requirements for application to any higher classification other than their current classification.
State Authority ยงยง 63.2-217 and 63.2-219 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To ensure employees who provide direct service care have the necessary education and/or experience to effectively serve individuals, families, groups, communities and organizations.
To establish consistent minimum entrance performance standards across LDSS agencies in the employment of individuals in the Service Program/Service Program Supervision classification series.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Linda Warner  / Policy Analyst, Sr.
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: linda.warner@dss.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)726-7803    FAX: (804)726-7027    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend Degree Requirements for Family Services Occupational Group Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/13/2017.
Amend Degree Requirements Regulation Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/1/2014.
Define social worker series Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/6/2009.