This is an hourly paid position which provides a broad range of paraprofessional social services to patients/clients/consumers and their families. Conducts patient/client/consumer intakes, participates in treatment team planning, and performs crisis intervention. Assists in dealing with personal and social problems. May provide supportive counseling to consumers and families and/or serve as a liaison for social services. May perform case management duties.
Minimum Training & Experience: High school diploma or GED AND two years experience in a social services related position.
Bachelor's degree in a social services related field (social work, sociology, psychology, etc).
One year at the Community & Social Services Tech.
Additional Information: This position will begin as an hourly paid position which could possibly develop into a full time position if all requirements are met.
The hiring agency also requires the following:
Current CPR, First Aid, Defensive Driving, Valid Georgia Drivers License.
A pre-employment physical may be required for appointment to position.
A pre-employment PPD Tuberculin Skin Test will be required at the applicant's expense prior to appointment to position.
A fingerprint criminal records investigation is required for appointment to position.
Pre-employment drug testing is required for appointment to position.
Males between 18 and 26 years of age will be required to present proof of having registered with the Selective Services System as required by Federal law or of being exempt from such registration.
An official transcript may be required from the college that granted your hours and/or degree. The transcript (Primary Source) will need to be furnished to the Human Resources Department.
A current Georgia Motor Vehicle Report for the last seven years is required at the applicant's expense prior to reporting to work.
Proof of Employment Eligibility is required for appointment to position. (See list of eligible documents on Form I-9 at www.dhs.gov)
POSITION IS LOCATED IN BAINBRIDGE,GEORGIA
Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted by the hiring agency. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
Georgia Careers - 19 months ago