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Date Published: 06/05/2018
Open Competitive Examination #: NonePromotional Examination #: None
Application Deadline: 06/15/2018Application Filing Fee (Non-Refundable): $0.00

The Onondaga County Health Department is currently accepting applications for the position of:

Public Health Social Work Assistant (Spanish Speaking)

Location: 421 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, NY 13202

Salary: $47,541

Hours of work: Monday-Friday, days but some evenings and weekends may be necessary

Healthy Families, a program of the Onondaga County Health Department has a full-time opening for a Public Health Social Work Assistant (Spanish Speaking) in our Early Intervention Program. Individual will coordinate services for children (birth-3) who have or are at risk for developmental delays.

Full job description can be found on the Onondaga County Department of Personnel website. http://www.ongov.net/employment/jobs/specs/sp30331.htm

Minimum Qualifications:
A) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Bachelorís Degree or higher in sociology, social work, psychology, special education, early childhood education, human services* or a closely related field; or,

B) Four (4) years of professional or paraprofessional work experience in social work, social casework, human services*, early childhood education or special education.

*NOTE: Human Services comprise those career fields in which practitioners help others to solve their physical or emotional problems or to meet their physical, emotional or mental needs, or to enhance their cultural, social, spiritual or physical conditions. Practitioners in this class are typically characterized by working with people on an individual or group basis. Responsibility for the custody or detention of individuals or for determining program eligibility is not considered qualifying experience.

Candidates must be able to read, write and converse fluently in Spanish and English.

Submit resume and letter of interest to:

Elizabeth Primo, Program Coordinator for Early Intervention and Preschool

501 E. Fayette St., Suite B

Syracuse, NY 13202

Email: ElizabethPrimo@ongov.net

Candidate will initially be provisional and must take the corresponding Civil Service exam, scheduled at a later date, and place high enough on the list to qualify for appointment.

"Onondaga County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer"