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Social Services Analyst 2

Company: Careerbuilder-US
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

SOCIAL SERVICES ANALYST 2 Baton Rouge, LA $29,640 - $57,179 FUNCTION OF WORK: To assess, evaluate, and provide social services that are administered by the Client Company LEVEL OF WORK: Experienced EXAMPLES OF WORK: EXAMPLES BELOW ARE A BRIEF SAMPLE OF COMMON DUTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS JOB TITLE. NOT ALL POSSIBLE TASKS ARE INCLUDED. Interprets and applies complex federal, state and local laws and regulations, program directives, and agency policies and procedures. Interviews clients/ applicants to obtain information, assess employment and educational history, work abilities, and training interests in order to determine the support services needed. Serves as case manager for assigned caseload by recording ---ndings, recommendations and services provided; completes case record forms and any necessary correspondence in connection with assigned cases. Explains program to applicants and discusses its rules and procedures, assesses clients' willingness and ability to comply with program mandates, identi---es barriers to participation, and selects resources to eliminate barriers. Monitors program participation to determine compliance and takes appropriate action to ensure that participant ful---lls program obligations. May assist with representing the agency on client appeals and appeal hearings by compiling the Summary of Evidence and other agency documentation. Performs investigative and enforcement function of child support cases in the areas of intake services, absent parent location, collection of payments, and probation services regarding criminal neglect of family cases. Assesses ---nancial resources to determine an absent parent's ability to provide support. Monitors all support payment activity on assigned cases and follows up on all delinquent payments. Prepares and submits appropriate documents for court proceedings and serves as court liaison for the agency in coordination of docket scheduling, af---davit completion, case testimony, judicial reviews, etc. Makes ---eld contact which includes probation supervision, serving of notices, orders, subpoenas, and writs. Issues warrants and makes arrests which requires incumbent to meet the quali---cation requirements of an agency approved ---rearm training program. Adjudicates disability claims ---led under the Social Security Disability and Supplemental Security Income Program. Reviews disability applications to determine appropriate sources of medical, psychological, vocational, and social information to document the claimant's disability or non-disability. Confers with medical professionals on determination of disability and need for medical appliances. Prepares an assessment to determine the claimant's ability to function despite the alleged impairments applying a multiple step sequential evaluation process to identify the claimant's capability to perform work activity. Conducts Claimant Conferences to fully explain the disability process to claimants. Assesses program eligibility for all children placed in the care and/or custody of the Department of Children and Family Services, special needs children who have been adopted and are receiving subsidies, and certain juveniles who are in the custody of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections. Reviews court orders and other documents to assure that reasonable efforts were made to prevent children from coming into state custody. Job Requirements:

  • QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A baccalaureate degree plus one year of professional social services experience - SUBSTITUTIONS Six years of full-time work experience in any field may be substituted for the required baccalaureate degree. - Candidates without a baccalaureate degree may combine work experience and college credit to substitute for the baccalaureate degree as follows: - A maximum of 120 semester hours may be combined with experience to substitute for the baccalaureate degree. - 30 to 59 semester hours credit will substitute for one year of experience towards the baccalaureate degree. 60 to 89 semester hours credit will substitute for two years of experience towards the baccalaureate degree. 90 to 119 semester hours credit will substitute for three years of experience towards the baccalaureate degree. 120 or more semester hours credit will substitute for four years of experience towards the baccalaureate degree. - College credit earned without obtaining a baccalaureate degree may be substituted for a maximum of four years full-time work experience towards the baccalaureate degree. Candidates with 120 or more semester hours of credit, but without a degree, must also have at least two years of full-time work experience to substitute for the baccalaureate degree. - A bachelor of social work degree will substitute for the one year required experience. - A master's degree in social work, psychology, sociology, counseling or education will substitute for the one year of required experience. - NOTE: Any college hours or degree must be from a school accredited by one of the following regional accrediting bodies: the Middle States Commission on Higher Education; the New England Commission of Higher Education; the Higher Learning Commission; the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities; the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools; and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. - NOTE: An applicant may be required to possess a valid Louisiana driver's license at time of appointment. Willingness and ability to handle and carry firearms. -

Keywords: Careerbuilder-US, Baton Rouge , Social Services Analyst 2, Professions , Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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