Chemung County Department of Social Services
This position involves professional functions in a social services agency in support of staff in implementing programs and delivery of services to clients. Under supervision, assists staff members and clients by performing supportive services relating to determining financial eligibility for the various programs administered by the local social services districts and the delivery of social services.
The following work activities are listed as examples only and in no event shall an employee be limited to only those examples listed here:
§ Provides information to individuals or groups concerning services offered by public and private agencies.
§ Assists clients in completing necessary forms, obtaining eligibility information, proof of births, deaths and marriages.
§ Assists clients in areas of housing, employment, school attendance, recreation, money management, day care, t and obtaining benefits.
§ Assists in communication between agency, client and the community by clarifying agency programs to individuals
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a standard senior high school or
possession of a general equivalency diploma.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Possession of a valid Driver’s License at the time of appointment.
Submission to a local law enforcement background check for all localities in which the new employee has resided, worked, or attended school for the past five (5) years prior to employment
Submission to FBI fingerprinting
Submission of new employee information through the E-Verify system to verify that the employee may be legally hired within the United States (USCIS Form I-9)
Passing of a Physical and Drug screen
Submission to a special investigation unit check
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $15.17 per hour
Flexible spending account
Paid time off
Ability to commute/relocate:
Elmira, NY 14904: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: One location
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