Staff Development Specialist I

State Of Illinois Homewood , IL 60430

Posted 3 months ago

Description of Duties/Essential Functions Benefits Supplemental Questions

Under general supervision, serves as a program trainer in a local office of Family and Community Services. Develops and implements training plans which assist local office professional and clerical staff in implementing current, new and revised welfare programs.

Organizes the goals and objectives of the local office training program; conducts management and research studies of procedures and local office performance in relation to goal achievement and payment accuracy. Consults with local office supervisors in identification of training needs for the office as a whole as well as individual employees; implements training portions of employee corrective action plans. Serves as liaison with trainers at the regional, division and agency level in integration of training goals. Requires travel in performance of duties.

Minimum Requirements:
Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of four years of college.

Academic course work should include quantitative measures (introductory statistics or business mathematics or social science analytical tools), educational methods, psychology of individuals, organizational group behavior, labor relations or equivalents. Requires two years of professional experience in education or a related field. Requires ability to travel.

Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact: ABE Customer Call Center
1055 West 175th Street

Homewood, IL 60430


  • Friday
    8:30 a.m.

  • 5:00 p.m.

Full Bargaining Unit Range $4,402-$6,581

Current Bargaining Unit Employees Collective Bargaining Agreement language applies

Where to Apply:

Include posting ID # and bidders names in subject line when applying

Agency Contact:

Bureau of Employee Services

Greer McNeil
100 South Grand Ave East, 3rd floor

Springfield, IL 62762

FAX: 217-524-2116



CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES seeking a promotion: Effective November 1, 2019, CMS Examining will no longer accept CMS-100B applications submitted directly from Applicants.

Current state employees seeking a promotion should submit an official position vacancy bid form and CMS-100B (version dated 7/2019 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above. Older versions of the CMS-100B will not be graded or returned to applicants. FAILURE TO COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE NEW CMS100-B VERSION DATED 7/2019 OR AFTER WILL RESULT IN YOUR APPLICATION BEING REJECTED.

CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES seeking a reduction, Former State Employees, and Non-State Employees: - Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 7/2019 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.

A separate Bid form and Application is required for each Posting/Bid ID or your bid will be rejected. FAILURE TO COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE NEW CMS100 VERSION DATED 7/2019 OR AFTER WILL RESULT IN YOUR APPLICATION BEING REJECTED.

CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES seeking a transfer: Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form, Transfer Request, and CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 7/2019 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.

A separate Bid form and Application is required for each Posting/Bid ID or your bid will be rejected. FAILURE TO COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE NEW CMS100 VERSION DATED 7/2019 OR AFTER WILL RESULT IN YOUR APPLICATION BEING REJECTED.

How to Apply: Click Here for Applicant Information and Grading Procedures

This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).

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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.

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Staff Development Specialist I

State Of Illinois