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Human Services Program Representative 1 – Western Regional Office Jobs in Allegheny County, PA at Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Government

THE POSITION

Looking for a rewarding job making a difference in the lives of children? Join the Office of Children, Youth and Families team! As a member of our team, you’ll be part of a diverse network that supports and strengthens families in Pennsylvania to provide safe, nurturing and healthy environments for children. The work is challenging, but extremely rewarding! There are opportunities for professional development and growth!   If you are interested in this extremely satisfying opportunity and meet the minimum qualifications, apply today to join our dedicated team!

DESCRIPTION OF WORK

As a Human Services Program Representative 1, you will be responsible for providing consultation and administrative support and guidance to assigned public and private children and youth social service agencies as well as evaluating the services provided and analyzing data submitted by the agencies to ensure the implementation of departmental policy and to reinforce conformance of program administration and service with state standards, accepted good practice standards and legal and federal requirements.You will also be responsible for evaluating and analyzing allegations of child abuse of children in out-of-home care, and for determining the status of those allegations and presenting recommendations for service delivery and negotiating the implementation of those recommendations with agency directors, county commissioners, governing boards, and other appropriate individuals. With the passage of Act 33, the incumbent is also responsible for evaluating and analyzing the outcomes of investigations performed by county agencies into the circumstances of child fatalities and near fatalities that occur in the counties, to include recommendations for improvement in the county service delivery system and monitoring implementation of the recommendations.Interested in learning more?  Additional details regarding this position can be found in the position description.Work Schedule and Additional Information:Full-time employment, 37.5-hours per week.Work hours are 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday, with 1-hour lunch (Negotiable).Travel: Essential.Overtime: On Call on a Rotating Basis. Telework: You may have the opportunity to work from home (telework), part-time up to 3 days a week. In order to telework, you must have a securely configured high-speed internet connection. If you are unable to telework, you will have the option to report to the headquarters office in Pittsburgh. Salary:  In some cases, the starting salary may be non-negotiable. You will receive further communication regarding this position via email. Check your email, including spam/junk folders, for these notices.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY

QUALIFICATIONSMinimum Experience and Training Requirements:   Three years of professional experience developing, implementing, or evaluating a human service program, and a bachelor’s degree; orAn equivalent combination of experience and training.Other Requirements:You must meet the PA residency requirement. For more information on ways to meet PA residency requirements, follow the link and click on Residency.You must be able to perform essential job functions.How to Apply:Resumes, cover letters, and similar documents will not be reviewed, and the information contained therein will not be considered for the purposes of determining your eligibility for the position. Information to support your eligibility for the position must be …

Title: Human Services Program Representative 1 – Western Regional Office

Company: Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Government

Location: Allegheny County, PA

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