Human Service Worker II (Possible underfill as Human Service Worker I)

Open & closing dates

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 to Fri, 05 Jul 2019 23:59:00

Fairfax County

Family Services


$46,176 to $76,960 (per year)

Appointment type

FT Hourly W BN

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Performs comprehensive assessments for medical and financial needs. Conducts in-depth phone interviews, assists in gathering necessary information, aides in making appropriate referrals, and determines initial and ongoing eligibility for federal and state programs such as Supplemental Nutrition Assistance program (SNAP), Medicaid, Temporary Relief for Needy Families (TANF),u00a0 General Relief, and/or Refugee Cash Assistance. Applies, explains and interprets highly complex federal, state, and local policies to clients, service providers, attorneys, the public, and other interested parties. Works with clients to assist with gathering of information necessary to establish eligibility. Works in a fast paced environment with multiple deadlines, high caseloads and competing priorities. Performs needs assessment of clients to aid in making appropriate referrals to other services. Uses complex state and local IT systems as well as Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word software in their daily work to document, obtain, and verify information, and to generate reports.

This position may be filled as an underfill at the Human Service Worker I level.u00a0 Underfill requirement are noted below in the Employment Standards section.

Note: This job announcement will be used to fill multiple full-time Human Service Worker II vacancies in the department's offices located in Annandale, Fairfax, Reston, and Alexandria, Virginia.