All candidates must currently be in the Social Work Assistant 2 title or reachable on the Civil Service eligible list or eligible for transfer pursuant to Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.
The duties that the incumbent of the vacancy will be expected to perform.
The Social Work Assistant 2 will provide support, training and oversight to Family Care Providers. They will have a caseload of Family Care Homes and will be essential in the general monitoring of the Family Care Homes, as well as the consumers residing in these homes. They will monitor residential habilitation plans and ensure that Family Care Providers are following regulatory requirements. The Social Work Assistant 2 will ensure that the Family Care Providers are utilizing consumer funds per OPWDD guidelines. They will also act as a liaison between the Family Care Provider, consumer and other treatment team members. Other duties will be assigned, accordingly.
NOTE: Travel will be involved in the performance of the duties of the position. This may include a state-owned vehicle, as available or the employee's own car. An employee who uses his/her own car will be reimbursed at current negotiated rates.
Additional comments regarding the vacancy.
***Pending Budget Approval***
Location: Region 1 (assignment to be discussed at interview)
Job Function: Family Care Home Liaison
StateJobsNY - 22 months ago