TITLE: IM Caseworker 2
CLASSIFICATION: Eligibility/Referral Specialist 2
HOURS: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
PAY RATE: $17.04/hr.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
Interviews clients and processes cases to determine initial eligibility for assistance programs, Medical and Food Stamps in Agency/clients home. Maintains records.
Processes interactive interviews with client to re-determine ongoing eligibility for assistance programs, related Medical programs, and Public Assistance Food Stamps. Responsible for assistance program, related medical programs and Food Stamps caseload, telephone calls and client interviews (both in the agency and in the client home). Refers clients to other agency units when appropriate.
Completes all forms necessary for maintaining assistance programs, related medical and Food Stamp cases. Completes necessary paperwork for computer matches, desk review, etc. Computes over payment/over-issuance and completes forms. Accesses online manuals for current rules and regulations.
Prepares cases for County Conferences/State Hearings, and acts as agency representative. Attends meetings, conferences, training sessions, etc. as necessary.
Other duties as assigned (e.g. special assignments for supervisor, completes daily planner, filing, etc.).
Completion of a baccalaureate degree in related field preferred.