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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/08/18

Applications Due11/23/18

Vacancy ID61406

AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleSocial Work Assistant 3 / EOA# 2018-59

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade17

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $53568 to $68192 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Richmond

Street Address Staten Island DDRO

930 Willowbrook Road, Bldg 12G

City Staten Island


Zip Code10314

Minimum Qualifications Permanent service as a Social Work Assistant 3 in a New York State agency eligible for transfer
At least one year of permanent service in a title eligible for 70.1 transfer pursuant to Civil Service Law
Reachable on the current New York State Civil service list for Social Work Assistant 3
Must have a Master’s Degree in Social Work; or a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and one year of post-Bachelor’s experience in social work; or a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a human service area and two years of post-Bachelor’s experience in social worklist
* If you are appointed provisionally, you must take the next scheduled civil service examination for this title and your score must be reachable on the resulting eligible list before you can be permanently appointed. If you do not pass the examination or achieve a reachable score, you may not be retained *

Duties Description Will be responsible for the first phase of Self-Direction, which includes but not limited to the following:
? Receiving Information/Call-in Sheets from Care Managers.
? Working closely with Care Managers to ensure all required documents are submitted and up-to-date. At the final
phase will ensure that the Care Managers reflect all services identified in the SD plan in the Life Plan.
• Qualifying Community Classes - Will work with vendors to ensure they meet the guidelines for community classes.
• Will be responsible for maintaining the names of the individuals on a Broker’s caseload.
• Will be responsible for entering all data on the appropriate spreadsheets.
• When needed will participate in launch meetings, information sessions and Broker trainings

Additional Comments • For CSEA positions: Local Bidding Agreements will be honored.
• Preference will be given to OPWDD employees impacted by closures. If you are being impacted by closure, please indicate this on your resume/cover letter.
• All OPWDD employees must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Continued employment will depend on maintaining eligibility.
• Position may be eligible for Loan Forgiveness via the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program:
• For more information on PSLF, please visit

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Shauna Carter

Telephone (718) 983-5437

Fax (718) 983-5216

Email Address


Street Staten Island DDSO

1150 Forest Hill Road, Bldg 46A, Human Resources

City Staten Island

State NY

Zip Code 10314


Notes on ApplyingPlease reference the above EOA # 2018-59 in all correspondence when emailing or faxing resume and/or cover letter.

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