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Social Services Tech Worker – Sumter County

Social Services Tech Worker
(Eligibility Specialist)
Part-Time, Hourly Position
$13.00 per hour This position is subject to close once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.

POSTING DATE: October 15, 2020
APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 22, 2020 12:00 NOON

LOCATION: Sumter Co. Health Department, District Clinical Services / Ryan White Program, 1601 N. MLK Blvd., Suite 100, Americus, GA 31719

DUTIES: Under supervision, this position interviews and investigates applicants and recipients to determine eligibility for use of social programs and agency resources. Records and evaluates personal and financial data obtained from individuals and initiates procedures to grant, modify, deny, or terminate eligibility. The position functions as an integral part of District Clinical Services’ multi-disciplinary team and works closely with the case managers to ensure that all clients have access to medication in a timely manner. Travel will be required to other Ryan White clinics within the district.

QUALIFICATIONS: Associate’s Degree from an accredited college or university OR HS diploma or GED AND a minimum of 2 years of experience in Public Health, particularly HIV care

An applicant who has a disability, which requires special accommodations, should contact Human Resources at 706-321-6127.

Applicants chosen for employment may be subject to the following:
• Criminal Background Check/Fingerprinting
• Reference Checks
• Pre-Employment Drug Screening
• I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification

ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY AT: Click on “About DPH” then “Careers”. Locate this position and click “Apply” to begin your application.