New Hampshire Municipal Association
New Hampshire Municipal Association

Welfare Officer (Per-diem)

Town of Goffstown

The Town of Goffstown is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Welfare Officer. The position is responsible for administering the town’s General Assistance Program; reviews client applications, accompanying documentation, and interviews applicants to assess personal and financial situation, needs, and eligibility for welfare assistance in accordance with the Town’s guidelines and State regulations. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in social services or a related field, experience in social service programs or an equivalent and relevant combination of education and experience. This is a per diem position with a flexible schedule, estimated at 5-10 hours of work per week. Starting wage at $16.85 per hour, DOQ.

The position will remain open until filled, however initial application review to occur on 04/26/2019. EOE/AA/ADA.

A full job description can be found online at:

To Apply:

Interested candidates should submit an employment application to the Town Administrator, 16 Main St., Goffstown NH 03045 or  Electronic and printable applications are available online at

Salary: Starting wage at $16.85 per hour, DOQ.