MyFlorida HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAM SPECIALIST - 64080336 in United States

HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAM SPECIALIST - 64080336

Date:Dec 5, 2018

Location:BRONSON, FL, US, 32621

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Requisition No: 49267

Agency: Department of Health

Working Title: HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAM SPECIALIST - 64080336

Position Number: 64080336

Salary: $1,746.00

Posting Closing Date: 12/12/2018

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have previous experience working with computers.

  • Must have reliable transportation to make home visits.

PREFERRED

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or Health Education or Licensure as a Registered Nurse.

  • Experience working with pregnant women, infants and toddlers.

  • Bilingual in English/Spanish.

  • Either Case Management or home visiting experience.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

This is a professional position working in the Healthy Start Program that covers three counties: Levy, Gilchrist and Dixie County. This position provides care coordination, education and community referrals for pregnant women, infants and children to age three. These services may be provided in the home, clinic or a community setting.This position is headquartered in Levy County and supervised by the Nursing Program Specialist. This position may occasionally provide services in Gilchrist and Dixie counties.

All applications must be completed online through People First. No faxed or mailed applications will be accepted by the agency.

*NOTE: Your response to qualifying questions for this position must be verifiable by documentation provided through the electronic application process. *

This position requires a security background check and participation in direct deposit.

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: http://www.sss.gov

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.

The successful candidate will be required to complete the Form I-9 and that information will be verified using the E-Verify system. E-Verify is operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration to verify employment eligibility.

Incumbents may be required to perform emergency duty before, during, and/or beyond normal work hours or days.

Department of Health Career Service employees enjoy the followingbenefits:

  • State of Florida Retirement package - 3% employee contribution required

  • 9 Annual paid holidays

  • Ability to earn 104 hours of paid Annual Leave (annually)

  • Ability to earn 104 Hours of paid Sick Leave (annually)

  • Health insurance for individual or family coverage

  • Life insurance

  • Additional supplemental insurances available such as dental, disability, etc.

  • Tax Deferred Medical and Child Care Reimbursement Accounts available

  • Tuition waiver available

Your take home pay can be significantly influenced by your insurance premiums. Compare your current premium with the State of Florida employee premiums!

Monthly employee premium for the standard PPO/HMO:

Single coverage is $50

Family coverage is $180

Monthly employee premium for the High Deductible Health Plan PPO/HMO:

Single coverage is $15

Family coverage is $64.30

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). 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.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE. Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clickinghere. All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement.

Nearest Major Market:Gainsville