Cortland County Department of Social Services
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CORTLAND COUNTY PERSONNEL/CIVIL SERVICE DEPARTMENT 60 Central Avenue Cortland, NY 13045 607-753-5076 www.cortland-co.org/263/Personnel-Civil-Service NOTICE OF JOB VACANCY
Job Title: Caseworker The work involves responsibility for providing casework services to individuals, including children, families and/or caregivers. An incumbent assists clients with economic, emotional, social and environmental difficulties by making the necessary service referrals and providing direct assistance to address the social problems identified throughout the course of a case. The Caseworker, in consultation with a higher level supervisor, formulates and carries out plans to meet individual and/or family problems of the cases assigned. The work is performed under the general supervision of a higher level supervisor, with extensive mandated training provided through the State and the agency. Does related work as required.
Work Hours: Full-time, 35 hours per week, with benefits
Salary: $24.0458-$30.2843/HR (CSEA Union)
Location: Cortland County Department of Social Services
Status: Competitive, Provisional
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Bachelor’s degree or higher. NOTE: Degree must have been awarded by a college or university accredited by a regional, national, or specialized agency recognized as an accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education/U.S. Secretary of Education. If the degree was awarded by an educational institution outside of the United States and its territories, applicant must provide independent verification of equivalency. A list of acceptable companies who provide this service can be found at http://www.cs.ny.gov/jobseeker/cfm. Applicants must pay the required evaluation fee.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Possession of a valid New York State driver’s license appropriate to the vehicles operated. Failure to maintain a NYS driver’s license including driving privileges throughout employment will result in disciplinary action or dismissal. OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Classification -Category 2 Pre-employment screenings required.
SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO THE ADDRESS ABOVE
APPROVED APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL THE POSITION IS FILLED. EOE/MF Cortland County is committed to equity and inclusion. We encourage those with similar values to apply. ISSUED: 10/28/22
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $24.04 – $30.28 per hour
Work Location: One location
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