Aging Care Management Supervisor 1 - Protective Services - Luzerne - Wyoming County AAA

State Of Pennsylvania Wilkes Barre , PA 18701

Posted 2 months ago

Are you someone who is self motivated, detail-oriented, and would like to work with a dynamic team? If so, Luzerne County is looking for you!This position will be responsible for reviewing and approving work that is completed by care managers, which includes reports of needs, investigations, assessments, reassessments, care plans, and case summaries. This position will also participate in appropriate court interventions as needed for Protective Services consumers, including acting as liaison with agency consulting attorney and legal service representatives.

The employee will need to respond to casework queries for guidance on policies and appropriateness of plans, etc., in a prompt and knowledgeable fashion as well as aiding the Supervisor II in ensuring regulations, standards, time frames, and department objectives are attained.

Work Hours and Additional Information:

  • Full-time employment.

  • Work Hours: Monday

  • Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM with a 30 minute lunch period.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Experience and Training Requirements
  • Three years of experience in public or private social work anda Bachelor's Degree; ORany equivalent combination of experience and training including successful completion of 12 semester hours of college level courses in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology, or other related social sciences.
  • Must meet PA residency requirement
  • For more information on ways to meet PA residency requirements, follow the link and click on Residency.
  • Hiring preference for this vacancy will be given to candidates who live within Luzerne or Wyoming County. If no eligible candidates who live within Luzerne or Wyoming County apply for this position, candidates who reside in other counties may be considered.

  • Do not submit resumes, cover letters, and similar documents. These documents will not be reviewed and the information contained therein will not be considered for the purposes of determining your eligibility for the position or to determine your score. Information to support your eligibility for the position must be provided on the application (i.e., relevant, detailed experience/education).

  • This posting requires submission of a copy of your college transcript(s). Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. You may upload your document as an attachment during the application process. You must still complete the application and answer the supplemental questions. All documents MUST be uploaded prior to the submission of your application.

  • Must be able to perform essential job functions.

Veterans: 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%20Info/Pages/default.aspx and click the Veterans' Preference tab or contact us at ra-cs-vetpreference@pa.gov.

Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS): 711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals)

The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

  • Completing the application, including all supplemental questions, serves as your exam for this position. No additional exam is required at a test center (also referred to as a written exam).

  • Your score is based on the detailed information you provide on your application and in response to the supplemental questions.

  • Your score is valid for this specific posting only.

  • You must provide complete and accurate information or:

  • your score may be lower than deserved.

  • you may be disqualified.

  • You may only apply/test once for this posting.

  • Your results will be provided via email.

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