Highly motivated, organized, confident professional, excited to utilize my education and experience to gain knowledge.
Excellent attention to details
Work well with others
Work well independently
Family Service Worker, 08/2010 to Current Essex County Division of Welfare – Newark, NJ
Analyzes information on forms, applications, and other financial assistance documents for completeness and accuracy during the eligibility process.
Identifies possible financial resources for applicants when appropriate, provides applicants with information necessary for them to seek benefits from other agencies such as the Social Security Administration, Veterans Administration, and State Employment Service.
Performs technical, financial work involved in eligibility determinations, validating public assistance applications, and redetermining financial assistance eligibility.
Performs field and office work involved in determining economic needs of clients and their eligibility for various financial and other public assistance programs.
Collects, analyzes, and records data and information to be utilized to identify social service needs.
May assist in preparing summaries of cases involved in hearings, and attends hearings.
Staff Assistant, 06/2004 to 01/2009 Private Healthcare Systems – Saddle Brook, NJ
Processes, often utilizing computer technology, the day-to-day clerical, financial, record keeping or processing duties of a particular area or function.
Gathers data and assists in preparing reports.
Acts as a liaison with faculty, staff members, students and the public, providing information for a particular area of responsibility.
Keyboards and processes text and information, and may answer general correspondence.
Makes appointments and maintains calendar based on specific instructions, arranges meetings, schedules rooms and equipment.
May assist in training, scheduling and distributing work of other staff members, students, casuals and temporary workers.
Contributes to unit goals by accomplishing related duties as required.
Master of Science: Public Administration, Current Strayer University - Piscataway, NJ
Bachelor of Arts: Criminal Justice, May 2008 Rutgers University - Newark, NJ
Bachelor of Science: Sociology, May 2008 Rutgers University - Newark, NJ