State of Arizona :

 

Job Information
Job Title:  DCS CASE AIDE 
Agency:  DEPARTMENT OF CHILD SAFETY 
Job Reference ID:  44830 
Category:  SOCIAL AND HUMAN SERVICES 
Grade:  14 
Posted Date:  02/11/2019 
Close Date:  02/13/2019 
Job Description



Arizona Department of Child Safety

A New Beginning for Arizona’s Children

DCS CASE AIDE
Northern Region
1000 Ainsworth

Prescott, AZ 86301

www.dcs.az.gov

JOB SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for providing case management assistance to the Department of Child Safety (DCS) Specialists.

 

Alternative work hours may be required, including overtime, weekends and holidays at the discretion of the supervisor.

JOB DUTIES: 

-          Under immediate supervision, provides a variety of services to families, children and adults in various social services in DCS

-          Assists clients with application processes; provides case management assistance to participants involved in child protective services

-          Provides clerical support

-          Transports DCS clients to scheduled appointments

-          Supervises child/parent visits

-          Teaches home management, parenting skills, child development and budgeting for DCS clients

-          Participates in a variety of meetings and/or client hearings, as requested

-          Performs other duties appropriate to the assignment

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs):

Knowledge of:

-          General current state, federal and district laws and policies regarding child welfare services

-          General resources available in the community that may be utilized on behalf of clients

-          General policies, procedures and practices of court foster care review board with regards to cases involving custody and placement of children

-          Developmental and behavioral problems of children

-          Cultural environment and community influences on the behavior and development of individuals

Skill in:

-          Verbal and written communication

-          Establishing and maintaining interpersonal relationships

-          Eliciting and gathering information

-          Time management and multi-tasking

Ability to:

-          Plan work routines and implement work assignments

-          Interpret and apply eligibility criteria

-          Collect, maintain and efficiently process a variety of financial data

SPECIAL SELECTION FACTOR(S): 

 

Requires the possession of, and ability to retain a current, valid state-issued driver’s license appropriate to the assignment. Employees who drive on state business are subject to drivers license record checks, must maintain acceptable driving records and must complete any required driver training (see Arizona Administrative Code R2-10-207.12).

 

Employees may be required to use their own transportation as well as maintaining valid motor vehicle insurance and current Arizona vehicle registration; however, mileage will be reimbursed.

 

Must be able to secure and maintain an Arizona Fingerprint Clearance card.

Must be able to secure and maintain clearance from the CPS Central Registry.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION(S):

-          High school diploma or GED

-          Experience in providing child care

PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS: 

Employment is contingent on the selected applicant passing a background investigation.

BENEFITS: 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes: 

-          Sick leave

-          Vacation with 10 paid holidays per year

-          Health and dental insurance

-          Retirement plan

-          Life insurance and long-term disability insurance

-          Optional employee benefits include short-term disability insurance, deferred compensation plans, and supplemental life insurance

RETIREMENT:  

Positions in this classification participate in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS). 

Enrollment eligibility will become effective after 27 weeks of employment.

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by contacting 602-255-2903. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. Arizona State Government is an AA/EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.

  

 

 

 

 

 
Position Requirements
Position Level:    Hours:   
 Work Arrangement:     Employment Type:   
Hourly Rate:  $0.00 / per hour  Salary:  $28,392.00-28,392.00 

 

Close Massege Box


Welcome to Linkages Experience Accessibility. Loading please wait...


To pause and unpause the screen reader use Ctrl + SpaceBar.
To review and adjust the settings press the Back Slash "\".
To toggle on and off the list of keyboard commands press Alt + "K".
↑ and ↓ arrows use to select dropdowns and radio buttons.
Ctrl + Alt + ↑ = Move up one row.
Ctrl + Alt + ↓ = Move down one row.
Spacebar use to select checkboxes or button.
Ctrl + Shift + Backspace = Close the reader to allow third party readers to function or reopen it.

To exit any menu click the ESC key.


Here is a complete list of Keyboard Commands for this toolbar.
  • \ = List selected hotkeys
  • Ctrl + spacebar = Play or Pause Audio Reader
  • Alt + K = Keyboard Commands
  • Alt + F1 or Alt + H = Access Help and Technical support
  • Alt + M = Menu
  • Alt + S = Access the toolbar settings
  • Alt + I = Text increase font size
  • Alt + D = Text decrease font size
  • Alt + P = Readable text
  • Alt + L = Highlight links
  • Alt + N = Keyboard navigation
  • Alt + J = Grayscale
  • Alt + Y = Contrast
  • Alt + T = High Contrast
  • Alt + R = Clear Settings
  • Alt + 7 = Increase voice pitch
  • Alt + 8 = Decrease voice pitch
  • Alt + 9 = Increase audio rate
  • Alt + 0 = Decrease audio rate
  • Alt + + or Alt + V = Increase volume
  • Alt + - or Alt + B = Decrease volume
  • Esc = Exit the toolbar or any dialog
  • Ctrl + F5 = Refresh Page
  • Tab = Navigate to the next element
  • Shift + Tab = Navigate back
  • Ctrl + Alt + ↑ = Move up one row
  • Ctrl + Alt + ↓ = Move down one row
  • Alt + C = Access Certification
  • Ctrl + Shift + X = Close or open this toolbar
  • Ctrl + Shift + Backspace = Full close or open this service (with page reloading)
  • ↑ and ↓ arrows use to select dropdowns and radio buttons
  • Spacebar use to select checkboxes or button

Close Massege Box

Accessibility Tools

<
>
Accesibility guy
Linkages Experience
Accessibility
Accesibility guy
Linkages Experience
Accessibility
help Report Accessibility
Issues and Help
Close Linkages Experience
Close
Play Play
Stop Stop
Pause Pause
Certification Certification
Hide Hide