|Opening Date||9/3/2021 12:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||9/15/2021 11:59:00 PM|
|Type of Recruitment||Open Competitive|
|Salary||Yearly: $48,871.00/Min - $60,964.00/Mid|
|Shift Hours||8:00am - 4:30pm|
|Agency||DHSS/St Service Centers / Community Services|
Herman Holloway Campus: (1901 N DuPont Hwy, New Castle, DE, 19720)
|Contact Name||DHSS Applicant Services|
Make a Difference with DHSS
Our mission at the Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) is to improve the quality of life of Delaware citizens by promoting health and well-being, fostering self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations. We prioritize personal and family independence by assisting individuals and families in a variety of life areas.
We offer numerous career opportunities and are dedicated to attracting and retaining highly talented individuals who are ready to make a difference in their community today. DHSS is a great place to kick-start your profession.
For more information, please visit https://dhss.delaware.gov/dhss/ today!
As the Program Manager for the AmeriCorps federal grant program, you will be responsible for the planning, budget development/analysis/funding, organization and recruitment, implementation, and evaluation of all new program components associated. This will include reviewing and analyzing federal regulations, state laws and AmeriCorps administrative requirements to formulate appropriate policies, procedures, and interpretation to guide successful implementation of the Commission’s AmeriCorps programs. The Program Manager will also coordinate and monitor contract development and services with local, State and Federal agencies, volunteer management professionals, and service agencies, in addition to contract negotiations, and providing technical assistance and direction of the technical operations/activities necessary to implement the program.
The Program Manager is also responsible for providing services at multiple facilities, covering primarily New Castle and Kent counties, so traveling is required. The home facility for this position is located within the Herman M. Holloway Sr. Health and Social Services Campus in New Castle, but will also visit the James W. Williams State Service Center of Dover, DE on a consistent basis.
Applicants who do not possess the preferred qualification will still be eligible to compete for this position if job requirements are met.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
JOB REQUIREMENTS for Social Service Administrator
Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:
The application and supplemental questionnaire are evaluated based upon a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to the job requirements of the position. It is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application and the supplemental questionnaire to include dates of employment, job title and job duties. For education and training, list name of educational provider, training course titles and summary of course content. Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be supported by the information supplied on the application including your employment, education and training history as it relates to the job requirements.
Once you have submitted your application on-line, all future correspondence related to your application will be sent via email. Please keep your contact information current. You may also view all correspondence sent to you by the State of Delaware in the “My Applications” tab at Delaware State Jobs.