Chattooga Co. DFCS is looking to fill four temporary positions. These positions will be funded through ARRA funds from the Federal Stimulus money. There are three Family Assistant Specialist positions which are in the Office of Family Independence and will be working with the Food Stamps, Medicaid, TANF and child care programs. The other position is Program Support which is in the Professional Support Staff unit doing clerical type job duties. These jobs will be funded through Sept. 30, 2010 and these positions will be hired through a temp agency.

 

Since the jobs are funded through ARRA funds there are some employment criteria to meet before qualifying for these positions. Some of these qualifications include:

 

– Must have at least one child under the age of 18 years old

 

– Currently receiving or qualify to receive Food Stamps, Medicaid, TANF or

be involved in the Fatherhood Program

 

– Or fall within 300% of the Federal Poverty Level. Here are the guidelines

for that:

 

 

Family Income Eligibility for the DHS Services 300% FPL ARRA – TANF Income Eligibility Guide

Number of Persons

in Family Unit

Federal

Poverty Level *

DHS Services

Annual Income Guidelines **

DHS Services

Monthly Income Guidelines

1

$10,830

$32,490

$2,707

2

$14,570

$43,710

$3,642

3

$18,310

$54,930

$4,577

4

$22,050

$66,150

$5,512

5

$25,790

$77,370

$6,447

6

$29,530

$88,590

$7,382

7

$33,270

$99,810

$8,317

8

$37,100

$111,030

$9,252

Each additional person, add

$3,740

$11,220

$935

 Please come by Chattooga DFCS to apply and drop of resume or call 706-857-0817 for more information.