Resource Specialist-28 hours/week (Antigo Office)
|Location:||MC - Antigo|
|Application Deadline Date:||9/19/17|
The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Central Wisconsin (ADRC-CW) is a regional organization serving older and disabled adults in the four-county region of Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, and Wood counties. Services provided include: Information and assistance; options counseling; enrollment into publicly funded, long-term care programs; benefits counseling; elderly nutrition program; caregiver support; healthy living programs; and other services that are integrated to meet the mission of the ADRC-CW.
The mission of the ADRC-CW is to promote choice and independence through personalized education, advocacy, and access to services that prevent, delay, and lessen the impacts of aging and disability in the lives of adults.
Marathon County in Northcentral Wisconsin is a great place to live, work, visit and conduct business. Our county government is highly regarded and contributes to a high quality of life by:
Eligible Marathon County employees enjoy competitive salaries, flexible schedules, and a range of excellent benefits, including:
*This part-time position is eligible for some pro-rated benefits based on 28 hours per week, 70% full time equivalent.
Part-time (28 hours/week) professional position assisting adults who are elderly and/or disabled and their families who are dealing with varied issues and concerns related to aging, disabilities, and long-term care. Employee assists clients in identifying needs, determines program eligibility through assessments and functional screens, and links clients to community services and resources so that they may live with dignity, respect, health, and purpose. Position will work closely with community partners to develop collaborative relationships to ensure proper referrals and work together to serve older adults and adults with disabilities.
Position is based in the Antigo ADRC-CW office, and will travel throughout Langlade County and the ADRC-CW service region. Usual work hours are 8:00- 3:30 pm, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, but there is a degree of flexibility with this schedule, based on customer needs.
Bachelor's degree from an approved college/university, in Social Work, Nursing, or closely related field and one year of related work experience. Work experience with frail elderly or disabled adults in an outreach, social work, case manager, or counseling role desirable.
Necessary special qualifications: Ability to obtain Functional Screener certification by successfully completing required exams within 1 year of hire. Also required is a driver's license and a driving record that meets County standards; OR ability to obtain reliable transportation as needed.
Starting salary range: Minimum $25.58/hr- Midpoint- $30.69/hr
This part-time position is eligible for some pro-rated benefits based on 28 hours per week, 70% full time equivalent
Selection of the successful candidate may be made by assessment of experience and education, criminal record check, oral interview; review of references, written background inventory, and other appropriate job-related selection procedures. All applicants will be notified as to the status of their application.
Marathon County will make arrangements to furnish appropriate auxiliary aids and services where necessary and reasonable to afford an individual with a disability the opportunity to participate in the recruitment process. Please notify the Employee Resources Department office or phone (715) 261-1451 to request special accommodations prior to the application deadline.
Wisconsin Statutes, Sections 19.36 (7), 64.09 (5), and 64.11 (7) require public employers to treat the following items as a public record: Each applicant’s application, records, recommendations and qualifications except as provided in Section 19.36 (7), Wis. Stats. that allows the identity of an applicant to remain confidential if the applicant requests in writing that the County not provide access to this information.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
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