COUNTY CASEWORKER 1 (LG) C&Y (ONLINE EXAM) - Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
: $51,680.00 - $72,960.00 /year *
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JOBIf you have a passion for helping others, County Children & Youth agencies throughout Pennsylvania want to talk to you!Local government salaries vary. Contact the county human resources office of the local government agency where you are interested in working for specific information. Some positions require travel.IMPORTANT: YOU MUST APPLY TO THIS ONLINE EXAM POSTING, MEET ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS, COMPLETE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS AND RECEIVE YOUR SCORE PRIOR TO APPLYING TO A SPECIFIC VACANCY POSTING FOR THIS TITLE. YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED VIA E-MAIL EACH TIME A SPECIFIC VACANCY FOR THIS JOB TITLE IS POSTED ON THE WEBSITE. YOU MUST SUBMIT AN APPLICATION FOR EACH SPECIFIC VACANCY IN WHICH YOU ARE INTERESTED.PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU APPLY TO A VACANCY POSTING PRIOR TO RECEIVING A SCORE, YOU WILL BE DEEMED INELIGIBLE. YOU WILL BE DIRECTED TO APPLY TO THIS EXAM POSTING AND COMPLETE THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS. Full-time employmentEXAMPLE OF DUTIESCounty caseworkers within County Children & Youth agencies protect children from physical and emotional neglect and abuse; provide services and assistance to clients and families; and formulate and implement social plans of action.You will make a real difference every day by providing care and hope to the most vulnerable populations in Pennsylvania. We need you apply today!MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSMinimum Experience and Training Requirements: A bachelor's degree which includes or is supplemented by successful completion of 12 college credits in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology, criminal justice, or other related social sciences; OR Two years of experience as a County Social Services Aide 3 and two years of college level course work which includes 12 college credits in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology, criminal justice, or other related social sciences; OR Any equivalent combination of experience and training which includes 12 college credits in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology, criminal justice, or other related social sciences and one year of experience as a County Social Services Aide 3 or in a similar position performing paraprofessional case management functions.Must be able to perform essential job functionsVeterans: Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. 7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs. To learn more about employment preferences for veterans, go to www.employment.pa.gov/Additional Info/Pages/default.aspx and click the Veterans' Preference tab or contact us at ...@pa.gov. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATIONScore based on information reported on application and supplemental questionsYou must attach a copy of your college transcript(s) to your applicationProvide complete and accurate information or:score may be lower than deservedapplication processing may be delayeddisqualification may resultMay retest 30 days after date of last examEmail notice of test results providedOnly most recent exam score is counted Further information on testing, assistance for persons with disabilities, veterans' preference, and other items can be obtained from:Harrisburg: 2nd Level, Strawberry Sq. Complex, 320 Market St., P.O. Box 569, Hbg., 17108-0569; Telephone (717) ###-####Philadelphia: 110 North 8th St., Suite 503, Phila., 19107Pittsburgh: 411 Seventh Ave., Room 410, Pgh., 15219Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS): 711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals)Internet: Info/Pages/default.aspx
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.