Detention Home Intake Worker

Exam type: 
Notice of Vacancy
Department: 
Erie County DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
Location: 
Youth Detention Center
Posting Dates: 
November 29, 2017 - December 7, 2017
Description: 

ERIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES

PROVISIONAL VACANCY NOTICE

DEPARTMENT:

SOCIAL SERVICES/Youth Services

TITLE OF POSITION:

Detention Home Intake Worker***

LOCATION:

Youth Detention Center

SALARY:

$35,025 Annually

***ALL APPLICANTS MUST HAVE TAKEN THE DETENTION HOME INTAKE WORKER EXAM THAT WAS HELD ON OCTOBER 28, 2017***

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four (4) year college  or university with a Bachelor’s Degree and three (3) years of post-degree experience working with defiant, aggressive or emotionally disturbed children in an agency adhering to acceptable standards.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  Candidates must:

 Possess a valid New York State Driver’s License; and

Clear the New York State Child Abuse Registry; and

Section 424-a of the Social Services Law requires the local social services district to inquire whether the applicant is the subject of an indicated child abuse or maltreatment report on file with the State Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment.

All potential employees for this position will be required to sign the necessary clearance form prior to being advised that they will be hired. Refusal to sign will be cause for an automatic non-selection.

Subject to background investigation and fingerprinting for appointment. (Applicant may be required to submit the necessary fees for the fingerprint processing.)

NOTE: Verifiable part-time and/or volunteer experience will be pro-rated toward meeting full time experience requirements.

           

This notice will be posted for the period November 29, 2017 through and including December 7, 2017.

 If interested and meet the above qualifications, please send your resume to :

 

Diane Saxe, Administrative Clerk

Erie County Youth Detention

810 E. Ferry Street

Buffalo, NY 14211

Frequently Requested Information

Contact

Phone: (716) 858-8484
Erie County Civil Service Exam Line: (716) 858-8729

Edward A. Rath County Office Building
95 Franklin Street, 6th Floor
Buffalo, New York 14202