Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health Services (GCBHS) is looking for Hamilton County Benefits/SSA Specialist for our Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic in Cincinnati.
We are looking for BSW or Psychology or Sociology or Criminal Justice or related Human Services degree graduates or candidates with a HS Diploma and 3+ Years of related Mental Health experience. GCBHS offers great career advancement opportunities and a rich benefits package including Tuition Assistance ($1,500 per semester for a MSW or MA in Counseling). We also provide practicum supervision, license supervision, and continuing education credits.
This is a direct service position responsible for coordinating all aspects of clients Job and Family Service and/or SSA benefits including but not limited to: initial application, interim reporting, recertification, and appeal. Assist clients and staff in understanding client benefit status and needs. Track and monitor approvals and denials. Collaborate and liaison with JFS/SSA staff as needed. Collaborate and liaison with GCB staff regarding required documentation and verifications.
Responsibilities for Benefits Specialist: