Monday , January 30 2023

Florida Department of Health Employment For Adult Protective Investigator

Website Florida Health

Job Description:

This professional position investigates allegations of abuse, neglect, self-neglect and financial exploitation against vulnerable adults and the mitigation of the risk factors involved. Clients served include those residing in the community and alternative care facilities. Vulnerable adults in crisis need quick action from strong, compassionate individuals dedicated to ensuring their safety. This demanding and challenging career could be your opportunity to speak for those adults who cannot protect themselves and fight to help ensure their safety and independence.

Job Responsibilities:

  • This professional position investigates allegations of abuse, neglect, self-neglect and financial exploitation against vulnerable adults and the mitigation of the risk factors involved.
  • Clients served include those residing in the community and alternative care facilities.
  • Vulnerable adults in crisis need quick action from strong, compassionate individuals dedicated to ensuring their safety.
  • This demanding and challenging career could be your opportunity to speak for those adults who cannot protect themselves and fight to help ensure their safety and independence.

Job Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and two years of professional experience in one or more of the following areas: Florida Abuse Hotline, developmental services, law enforcement investigations, licensed health care, aging and adult services, licensed child day care, mental health.  (When applying please attach required education, certification, or licensure).
  • Some specific college education degrees can substitute for experience. Examples of preferred degrees are: All Social Sciences degrees such as Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Gerontology, and Criminal Justice.
  • Degree must be conferred at the time of application.
  • Demonstrates the ability to communicate clearly and accurately, both orally and in written form.
  • Valid Driver License; and
  • Must possess operational private vehicle for use in the performance of daily work activities. Selected applicants are required to provide proof of vehicle registration and documentation of the appropriate insurance coverage. The Department provides a Vehicle Insurance Allowance to assist with the cost of insurance coverage due to the use of private vehicle for work purposes.
  • Ability to attend a 4 – 8-week mandatory training course that could be scheduled during day, weekend, and evening hours.

Job Details:

Company: Florida Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: Sarasota, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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