Eligibility Review Worker
Government of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK
Eligibility Review Worker - HUM009026

Employment Type: SGEU Term 9 months or more
Location(s): SK-Regina and Area-Regina SK-Saskatoon and Area-Saskatoon
Ministry: 036 Social Services
Salary Range: $24.460 - $30.654 Hourly
Grade: SGEU.07.
The Ministry of Social Services requires a skilled and respectful individual to join their team in delivering services to all Income Assistance programs. The positions will be located in Regina and Saskatoon. As part of the Eligibility Review Unit, you will act as a point of contact and resource for clients and workers providing specific, detailed information and resolving problems regarding client eligibility.

Your duties will include determining client eligibility and validity of information reported to the various Income Assistance programs within the Ministry. Verification includes client home visits, client interviews, employers, landlords and other stakeholders in person or over the phone. The assessment of the Eligibility Review Worker (ERW) provides verification and supports client program eligibility which may result in changes and benefits being held/suspended/cancelled.

You will be skilled in data entry and statistical analysis and have the ability to complete complex calculations to determine accurate entitlements. You will model core values and service excellence within the work environment. You will also be required to travel within the region in order to verify client circumstances.

To qualify for this position, you would typically have training in social work or the social sciences and have experiences interpreting and applying regulations and policies to clients in a regulatory environment.

Applicants must clearly describe in their cover letter or resume how they have obtained the required knowledge and abilities. Selections for interviews will be made on this basis.
We are committed to workplace diversity.
Hours of Work: A - SGEU Office 36 - one day off every two weeks
Criminal Record Check Requirement: The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check, including a vulnerable sector query, as a condition of employment
Number of Openings: 4
Closing Date: Oct 23, 2019, 5:59:00 AM