|Date Opened||4/11/2019 12:00:00 AM|
|Salary||$51,188 - $64,389/year|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||4/25/2019 11:59:00 PM|
The State of Connecticut, Department of Rehabilitation Services, Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind, is recruiting for a Social Worker Trainee position. This Social Worker Trainee will provide blindness rehabilitation services in an itinerant fashion, interviewing clients in their homes to assess rehabilitation needs and making referrals for services to other staff and community service providers. The selected candidate will also provide case management oversight of services being provided and track client progress. This is a full time (40 hours a week, Monday through Friday) position located in Windsor, CT and will require travel.
All applicants must include a resume within the "Resume Tab" of their application with their submission. Please Note: You will be unable to make revisions once you submit your application for this posting to the JobAps system.
This position will be filled in accordance with reemployment, SEBAC, transfer, promotion and merit employment rules.
If selected to interview, please bring the following at the time of interview: Non State Employee: Three (3) professional references from current or former Supervisors. State Employee: Two (2) most recent service ratings at the time of interview.
A Bachelor's or Master's degree in social work or a closely related field OR a Bachelor's degree and one (1) year of professional experience in self-directed use of case management techniques and counseling to sustain or restore client functioning.
1. Closely related fields are: applied sociology, child development, child welfare, clinical psychology, counseling, human development and family studies, human service, marriage and family therapy, nursing, social and/or human services, education and criminal justice.
2. DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES: A degree in a closely related field is required.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.