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Job Title:   Human Services Consultant

County:   Sedgwick

Req. No:   189999

Agency Name:   Dept for Children and Families

Posting Type:   External  --> Click here for Definition of Posting Type

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Job Description:

The Kansas Department for Children and Families (DCF) currently has an unclassified Human Services Consultant – Quality Control Reviewer position in the Economic and Employment Support Services Division. This position can be based in any Region.  The starting salary for this position is $17.39 per hour.

As a Human Services Consultant – Quality Control Reviewer you will review random statewide samples of Food Assistance casework performed by the Economic and Employment Services (EES) Human Services Specialists to determine if the correct eligibility decisions were made, if the payments were accurate, and if the actions were done timely and in accordance with Federal and State guidelines.  Verifies all information obtained from case files, completes in-person Video or telephone interviews and documents information not secured or missing for each factor of eligibility.  Analyzes results of reviews per State and Federal policies to resolve conflicts between agency, client, and collateral information.  Reviews statewide random sample of Child Care casework every three years and reports the final error rate findings per Federal guidelines.

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Minimum Requirements:   Five years of experience interviewing, investigating, compiling information, documenting decisions, interpreting guidelines and/or providing technical assistance relevant to the agency's programs. Post-secondary education may be substituted for experience as determined relevant by the agency.
Preferred Qualifications:  Minimum two years of experience in determining eligibility for food assistance and at least one other EES program:  TANF, Work Programs, or Child Care assistance.  Prior knowledge and use of DCF eligibility systems.  Bachelor’s degree.

HOW TO APPLY:
STEP 1:  Register by completing the online Personal Data Form
(Skip this step if you already have an Applicant ID number)
STEP 2:  Complete the State of Kansas Application Form and submit to the Department of Children and Families, Wichita Region.
STEP 3:  Email these additional required documents to Lolitta Tucker at Lolitta.Tucker@ks.gov Include the job requisition number and your last name in the subject line.

Resume
Copy of college transcripts
Letter of Interest
Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate

KANSAS TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED:
Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue’s website . A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual’s account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws.  A Tax Clearance Certificate expires every 90 days.  All applicants, including current state employees, are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other materials to the hiring agency.  This is in accordance with Executive order 2004-03.  If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact 785-543-5258 x214.

Recruiter Contact:
Name:  Lolitta Tucker
Phone:  316-337-6428
Email:  Lolitta.Tucker@ks.gov
Fax:  316-337-6742

NOTE:  In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification documentation upon hire.

Veterans Preference’ Eligible (VPE):
Former military personnel or their spouse that have been verified as a “veteran” under K.S.A. 73-201 will receive an interview if they meet the competency factors of the position, including any preferred selection criteria established in accordance with K.A.R. 1-6-3.  The veterans’ preference laws do not guarantee the veteran a job.  Positions are filled with the best candidate as determined by the hiring manager.  See Veterans’ Preference for additional information.

How You Will Be Evaluated:
Your application will be considered incomplete and you may be found ineligible if you fail to submit all required documentation.  Your application will be reviewed to ensure you meet the minimum and any necessary special requirements.  Next, your application will be evaluated and rated based on preferred selection criteria and competencies for the position.

What to Expect Next:
After your application is evaluated and ranked, you may be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview.  You will be notified of the outcome after the selection process is completed.  You may call or email the recruiter contact listed to inquire about your application.

Security Clearance:
A background check (KBI – criminal background, welfare fraud, driver’s license, and Child/Adult Abuse and Neglect Central Registry) is required for all positions with the Department for Children and Families (DCF) as a condition of employment, which may include fingerprinting and FBI check.  Security Clearance must be obtained prior to employment with DCF.

Please visit our website to learn more about DCF and the services we provide.

Please contact the agency recruiter if a reasonable accommodation is needed for any part of the application or hiring process.

As the leading Social Services agency, DCF has a mission:  To Protect Children, Promote Healthy Families and Encourage Personal Responsibility.  DCF is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) committed to a diverse workforce.

 



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