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Position: CHILDREN'S INTEGRATED SERVICES FACILITATOR
Term: Temporary Full Time
Number of Positions: One
Application Deadline: 2011-11-01
Job Location: Department of Mental Health/Children's Integrated Services Division, Chemung County
ANTICIPATED JOB OPENING
CHILDREN'S INTEGRATED SERVICES FACILITATOR- One (1) up to one year temporary position, pending legislative approval, in the Department of Mental Health/Children's Integrated Services Division. Hours will be flexible to include some nights and weekends. Work may be performed at various locations throughout Chemung County. Entry-level salary: $19.33/hour.
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Children's Integrated Services Facilitator is an entry level professional position serving with a service delivery team, which assists families with children between the ages of 0 and 18 years that are experiencing significant behavior issues and/or an emotional disturbance in "wrapping" services and supports around the child and family to assist with maintaining the child in the home, school and community. Supervision is not a responsibility of the class. General direction is received from Senior Caseworkers and Social Workers. Does related work as required.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Working knowledge of the practices and procedures of social case work and of the social factors related to behavior and emotional disturbances; working knowledge of strength based approaches and wrap around principles; working knowledge of social and human service programs; ability to organize work effectively; ability to prepare reports; ability to establish and maintain successful relationships; ability to get along well with others; tact; sensitivity to the reactions of others; good powers of observation and analysis; initiative; emotional maturity; good judgment; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university, or New York State registered four (4) year college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in a human services, social science or education field and one (1) year of experience in social casework.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Possession of an appropriate Motor Vehicle Operator's license at the time of appointment.
.PLEASE NOTE: TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR FUTURE PERMANENT APPOINTMENTS TO THIS TITLE, CANDIDATES MUST TAKE THE NEXT CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION AND BE REACHABLE FOR APPOINTMENT
Application Details: THOSE INTERESTED MUST SUBMIT A COMPLETED COUNTY APPLICATION (MAY INCLUDE RESUME) TO ANDREA WHITMARSH NO LATER THAN TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2011 AT 4:30 PM. REGIONAL CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION PO Box 588 · 203 Lake Street · Elmira, New York 14902-0588 Telephone: (607) 737-2918
Department of Mental Health/Children's Integrated Services Division
Contact: ANDREA WHITMARSH
Phone: (607) 737-2918