• Child Care Assistance Eligibility Specialist

    Thrivalaska
    Job Description
    Overview of Position:                     
     
    Promote the child care assistance mission – Access to affordable and safe child care is a critical support to families seeking employment, working and/or participating in educational opportunities in order to increase their employability and ultimately achieve self-sufficiency.
     
    This position is responsible for direct case management of child care assistance families including initial applications, financial determinations, maintenance of records, completion of monthly billing and assisting families on available community resources and appropriate referrals.
     
    Skills & Education Required:
                                                               
    EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
    1. High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
    2. 1 year human services program experience required including work or volunteer.
    3. 1 year experience working with regulations, statutes, using criteria/guidelines, collections/investigations,  or similar work.
     
    SKILLS & ABILITIES
    1. Strong written, oral, data entry and interpersonal skills.
    2. Possess the following abilities – adaptability, sound judgment, initiative, leadership, teamwork, follow up and information monitoring.
    3. Ability to use basic math, to compute and determine eligibility, ratio and percentages; and to draw and interpret graphs.
    4. Advanced computer skills including Excel, Microsoft Office, internet, email.
     
    Closing Date:                                   
    Open until filled. 
    Position is being advertised community and corporate wide.
    For questions call Lisa McDaniel at 907-452-4267 x222
    Submit applications to Lisa McDaniel:
    Email: lmcdaniel@thrivalaska.com
    FAX: 907-479-9035
    Mailed or in person at: 1949 Gillam Way, Suite 209 Fairbanks, AK 99701
    Start Date:                                         Immediately
     
    Hours/Days:                                      Permanent/Fulltime position, 40 hrs per week
                                                                52 weeks a year, non-exempt from overtime,
                                                                Eligible for all employer sponsored benefits
     
    Salary:                                                DOEE – Range $16.48 - $20.24 hr.
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