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SSI Case Worker
note that you need to fill out this application by answering all possible
questions that you can including past employment history, education as well as
contact information. A Resume attached will not count as an application
and will be marked as incomplete. Please note you need to attach a
copy of your proof of education. If you do not have the ability to do
that please reach out to your supervisor once you are called for next steps and
they will work with you on that. Proof of education is a requirement for
To provide Case Manage services to better assist
the client with working through the SSI eligibility process for a successful conclusion.
and maintain supportive relationship with participants as requested via
referrals from the local Dept. of Social Services (LDSS), primarily through
office visits and/or home visits, telephone visits and written correspondence.
LDSS when clients are enrolled in program, have failed to participate or have
withdrawn from program.
LDSS upon discovery of any factors that may negatively influence the
participant’s movement toward obtaining SSI benefits.
with various health care providers to clarify the purpose of the medical
information they are being asked to provide. This may include physicians,
therapists, psychologists, Veteran’s hospitals, hospitals, clinics, prison/jail
systems, substance abuse providers and school records.
with Legal Services and other providers to identify/coordinate/arrange
for/advocate for/provide any additional information for appeal of an SSI
the SSI case by accessing relevant records, including third party statements
and LDSS case notes.
work history and ability for substantial gainful employment by identifying
opportunities for retraining/alternate employment.
and submit the SSI application packet.
for or provide transportation for hearings.
and coordinate if necessary, the SSI applicant in obtaining quality medical evaluations.
This includes having an awareness of specialists and learning disability
screening when appropriate.
engage the SSI applicant into appropriate treatment.
case records and statistics as required.
timely reports for CCFL and LDSS.
in staff meetings and other agency-related meetings/events.
in agency’s strategic planning efforts.
required agency and program reports in a timely manner.
other related duties as required/requested.
TITLE OF DIRECT SUPERVISOR: Director of
Associate’s degree preferred.
1-3 years of experience in human services,
especially case or care management. Familiarity and understanding of SSI rules
and eligibility guidelines. Medical experience preferred. Relevant combination of education and experience will be considered.