[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Town of Secaucus 9-23-80 as Ord. No. 80-31. Amendments noted where applicable.]
There is hereby established in the Town of Secaucus the Department of Social Services.
The Department of Social Services shall have primary responsibility for the direction, supervision and guidance of social service activities of the town, which shall include the Welfare Assistance Board and other such boards and bodies as the Mayor and Council of the Town of Secaucus shall deem appropriate.
The following positions are hereby created:
The Director of Social Services shall be appointed for a one year term by the Mayor and Council of the Town of Secaucus.
[Amended 5-27-86 by Ord. No. 86-12]
The Program Coordinator(s) shall be appointed and shall serve at the pleasure of the Mayor and Council.
[Amended 2-28-84 by Ord. No. 84-10]
The Director of Welfare shall be appointed, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 44:8-117.
The Department of Social Services shall be under the direct supervision of the Director of Social Services, who is responsible for the administration of said Department and may promulgate rules and regulations to meet the Department's purpose, as outlined in § 36-2, and shall report directly to the Municipal Administrator and/or the Mayor and Council.