SOCIAL WORKER I, HEALTH SERVICES **RE-POST**
|Department||MDH Local Health - Howard County|
|Date Opened||1/16/2018 10:50:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||2/13/2018 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$19.78 - $25.55/hour|
|HR Analyst||Jennifer Bui|
LOCATION OF POSITION
Main Purpose of Job
To provide direct social work services in the area of maternity, parenting and adolescent health to clients in the Family OPTIONS Program.
Education: Determined by the Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners under the licensing requirements for Social Workers. **Please be sure to include a copy of your current licensure with your completed application OR a copy of your pending receipt of the required license**
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- Experience working with children & adolescents
- Home visiting experience
- Group facilitation experience
- Ability to travel throughout Howard County
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
1. Candidates must be licensed as a Graduate Social Worker or Certified Social Worker by the Maryland State Board of Social Work Examiners prior to appointment to a position in State service.
Applicants who do not have a license may also apply pending receipt of the required license. When the license is obtained, submit a copy to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Testing Unit.
2. Candidates appointed to positions in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of an automobile. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess an appropriate operator's license valid in the State of Maryland.
Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be evaluated. The evaluation may be a rating of your application based on your education, training and experience as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all related education, experience, dates and hours of work. For education obtained outside the U.S., a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must accompany the application. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date. For Recorded Job Information Call: 410-767-6018.
Contractual employees who work for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program (the Program), have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits.
Leave may be granted to a temporary/contractual employee who has worked 120 days in a 12 month period. This leave accrues at a rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked, not to exceed 40 hours per calendar year.