JOB FAMILY: COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES
OCCUPATIONAL GROUP: COUNSELING AND SOCIAL WORK
OCCUPATION: COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICE SPECIALISTS, ALL OTHER
All responses provided to the qualifying questions for this vacancy advertisement must be verifiable on your State of Florida Employment Application
This position requires a security background check and/or drug screening and participation in direct deposit.
“Incumbents may be required to work before, during, and/or beyond normal work hours or days in the event of an emergency. This may include working in a Special Needs or Red Cross Shelters, or performing other emergency duties including, but not limited to, responses to or threats involving any disaster or threat of disaster, man-made or natural. Emergency duties may also include in-state and/or out-of-state deployment”.
Note: You will be required to provide your Social Security Number (SSN) in order to conduct this background check.
Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, please visit the SSS website:
If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida. Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.
A Master’s degree in Public Health, Social Work or a health related field
Two (2) years of experience working with diverse ethnic and cultural groups
Two (2) years of experience in public health planning and/or community organizing
Two (2) years of experience working with public health multidisciplinary teams
This is a highly professional position with lead responsibility for developing, planning, and coordinating activities/programs for Broward >AIDS High Impact HIV Prevention and Care initiatives in Broward County’s minority communities. The incumbent will provide leadership and support to the Broward County HIV Prevention Planning Council and all its workgroups. This position reports to the HIV Prevention Director.
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES
Bachelor’s degree or 4 years of equivalent experience
Four (4) years of experience
Language: English – Bilingual ability preferred (Spanish and/or Creole)
Knowledge of data base systems (i.e.; Excel)
Ability to analyze data
Knowledge of public health, outreach, and educational models related to HIV/AIDS
Ability to work with multiple disciplines and a variety of service providers
Ability to demonstrate cultural competence with diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic groups/populations
Organizational skills with developing time lines and meeting deadlines
Proficient in MS Word/Excel, MS office, power point
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Valid driver’s license
Ability to communicate effectively, attend meetings, assist with coordination and reporting of special events
Ability to develop community partnerships and linkages with local providers,
Ability to prepare and develop work plans and planning groups, provide consultation, technical assistance, leadership development and training to community groups
The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.
Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-877-562-7287). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.
The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act
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PeopleFirst Florida HR - 12 months ago
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