HelpContact UsSite Map

Custom Navigation

You are here:

You are here

>Human Resources Catalog and Commerce Solutions, LLC

Contact Information

HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
125 East Court Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 274-5526
Email Us

View Full Info and Map

PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER - Transfer or Reinstatement

Minimum Qualifications

In order for County Personnel to determine a candidate's eligibility for a position the applicant must document in writing on the application how they meet the minimum qualifications related to the position.

TRANSFER - YOU MUST CURRENTLY BE A PERMANENT COMPETITIVE CLASS EMPLOYEE, PAST PROBATION, IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR THIS LATERAL TRANSFER OPPORTUNITY.

REINSTATEMENT - IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR REINSTATEMENT, YOU MUST HAVE BEEN A PERMANENT COMPETITIVE CLASS EMPLOYEE, PAST PROBATION, AND HAVE NOT BEEN SEPARATED FOR MORE THAN ONE YEAR. We can consider candidates who have been separated from civil service for more than one year if you can demonstrate that you have maintained a current knowledge of this field.

Eligible candidates must have already taken and passed the Civil Service examination for Psychiatric Social Worker, or one whose minimum qualifications of the position that you currently hold (or held) must be equal to or greater than those of the Tompkins County position:  must have been appointed permanent from an eligible list and have passed their probationary period to apply. Along with completing the Tompkins County electronic employment application for Psychiatric Social Worker, candidates must also provide a copy of their roster card (shows dates of employment and civil service status), a copy of their current job description, and a copy of the exam announcement from which they received their permanent appointment.   The examination that you took must be identical or substantially similar to a test that would be held for the Tompkins County position.

YOU MUST ALSO MEET THE FOLLOWING MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Current New York State licensure as a Licensed Master Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Clinical Social Worker-R is required at the time of application.