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Human Services Program Representative 1

Company: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: July 9, 2024

Job Description:

Are you someone who excels in fast-paced environments and thrives on using various leadership skills? Join us in the Office of Child Development and Early Learning as a Human Service Program Representative 1, where you will have the exciting opportunity to ensure that Pennsylvania's children and families receive the high-quality early intervention services they deserve. This critical role requires the individual to showcase strong organizational skills, exceptional planning and implementation abilities, and effective time management. If you are excited about this opportunity and seek a career with ample room for advancement, apply today to play a role in supporting families through the PA Department of Human Services.

As a Human Services Program Representative 1, you will provide programmatic and compliance monitoring and technical support to the grantees of the Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs). In this position, you will oversee and monitor grantees to ensure ELRCs comply with state and federal requirements. You will have an active role in participating in the development of policies, procedures, systems development and systems maintenance. Additionally, you will research draft legislation, analyze the impacts of childcare services, and make recommendations to the department through position papers. Join our team today and make a difference by helping children and their families receive the support and guidance they need to achieve their goals!

Interested in learning more? Additional details regarding this position can be found in the position description.
Work Schedule and Additional Information:

  • Full-time employment
  • Work hours are 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday, with a 60-minute lunch.
  • This position is home headquartered and requires frequent travel throughout the Commonwealth.
  • Salary: In some cases, the starting salary may be non-negotiable.
  • You will receive further communication regarding this position via email. Check your email, including spam/junk folders, for these notices.
    QUALIFICATIONSMinimum Experience and Training Requirements:
  • Three years of professional experience developing, implementing, or evaluating a human service program, and a bachelor's degree; or
  • An equivalent combination of experience and training.
    Other Requirements:
  • You must meet the PA residency requirement. For more information on ways to meet PA residency requirements, follow the link and click on Residency.
  • You must be able to perform essential job functions.
    How to Apply:
  • Resumes, cover letters, and similar documents will not be reviewed, and the information contained therein will not be considered for the purposes of determining your eligibility for the position. Information to support your eligibility for the position must be provided on the application (i.e., relevant, detailed experience/education).
  • If you are claiming education in your answers to the supplemental application questions, you must attach a copy of your college transcripts for your claim to be accepted toward meeting the minimum requirements. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.
  • Your application must be submitted by the posting closing date. Late applications and other required materials will not be accepted.
  • Failure to comply with the above application requirements may eliminate you from consideration for this position. Veterans: Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. *7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs. To learn more about employment preferences for veterans, go to www.employment.pa.gov/Additional%20Info/Pages/default.aspx and click the Veterans' Preference tab or contact us at ra-cs-vetpreference@pa.gov. Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS): 711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals). If you are contacted for an interview and need accommodations due to a disability, please discuss your request for accommodations with the interviewer in advance of your interview date. The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.
  • Completing the application, including all supplemental questions, serves as your exam for this position. No additional exam is required at a test center (also referred to as a written exam).
  • Your score is based on the detailed information you provide on your application and in response to the supplemental questions.
  • Your score is valid for this specific posting only.
  • You must provide complete and accurate information or:
  • your score may be lower than deserved.
  • you may be disqualified.
  • You may only apply/test once for this posting.
  • Your results will be provided via email.

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