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over one month ago Child Welfare Specialist Job in Chicago - Illinois

Social Work, Child Care/Nannying

The Child Welfare Specialist provides services to SOS Illinois children and their families in order to achieve the particular case goal as...
Skills Needed: Qualifications:

18. A bachelor's degree in social work, psychology or related field.
19. Proficient speaking, reading and writing skills. Bi-lingual English/Spanish preferred.
20. One year Child Welfare Experience.
21. DCFS Child Welfare Employee Licensure required.
22. Ability to work with DCFS, courts and other social service systems.
23. Ability to pass DCFS required a criminal background check including CANTS/SACWIS and SORS.
24. Valid Illinois driver's license with acceptable driving record; insured and reliable transportation.
25. Ability to travel between both Villages and surrounding communities.
26. Sensitivity to the cultural and socioeconomic characteristics of clients and staff.
27. Ability to relate to the Agency staff and to the public in a courteous and professional manner.
28. Ability to work in a team environment.
29. Strong communication and organizational skills.
30. Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment.
31. Ability to handle sensitive and confidential materials.
32. Reliable, punctual, and able to manage multiple tasks.
33. Ability to work flexible hours.
34. Ability to work in an alcohol, tobacco and drug-free environment.
35. Commitment to SOS Illinois Children’s Villages Illinois philosophy and mission.

ADA DISCLAIMER/STATEMENT: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this position. Position responsibilities are intended to describe those functions that are essential to the performance of this job. This position description does not state or imply that the above are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to this position. Employees holding this position will be required to perform any other job-related duties requested by management. All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.
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Child Welfare Specialist Job

Posted by SOS Children's Villages Illinois
over one month ago Clinical Therapist Job in Chicago - Illinois

Social Work, Social Sciences

BASIC FUNCTION: - The Clinical Therapist is responsible for providing professional clinical services including assessments, interventions,...
Skills Needed: QUALIFICATIONS

A Masters of Social Work from an accredited program, or relevant Masters Degree, and a minimum of two years’ experience in clinical services, preferably with children and youth.
LCSW or LCPC preferred
Valid Illinois driver's license with an acceptable driving record, and insured and reliable transportation.
Ability to pass the required DCFS criminal background check, including child abuse and sexual offender registries.
Ability to work with DCFS, courts, and other social service systems.
Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills.
Strong organization and coordination skills.
Sensitivity to the cultural and socioeconomic characteristics of clients and staff.
Ability to relate to the clients and staff and to the public in a courteous and professional manner.
Ability and willingness to travel to all agency sites as well as various community locations (may include home visits and travel to other parts of the state).
Reliable, punctual, and able to manage multiple tasks.
Ability to work in a tobacco, alcohol, and drug-free environment.
Ability to exercise discretion and judgment.
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential materials.
Ability to work flexible hours (may include evenings and weekends)
Commitment to SOS Illinois philosophy and mission.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



Specific vision requirements include the ability to see at close range, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear
Possess the ability to fulfill any office activities normally expected in an office setting, to include, but not limited to: remaining seated for periods of time to perform computer based work, participating in filing activity, lifting and carrying office supplies (paper reams, mail, etc.)
Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to feel, and reach with hand and arms
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20-25 pounds
Fine hand manipulation (keyboarding)
At times, may require more than 40 hours per week to perform the essential duties of the position


WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Internal office
The noise level in the work environment is usually low


LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently
Ability to read, write and speak Spanish preferred but not required
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Clinical Therapist Job

Posted by SOS Children's Villages Illinois
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1 day ago 2. Program Manager Job in Rockford - Illinois

Social Work

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Social Work

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3 days ago 4. Greenpeace Environmental Outreach Representative Job in Chicago - Illinois

Non-Profit, Social Work

Organization Overview - - Greenpeace is the world's leading, independent environmental nonprofit advocacy organization. We expose...
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3 days ago 5. Entry-Level Environmental Fundraising Activist Job in Chicago - Illinois

Non-Profit, Social Work

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3 days ago 7. Entry-Level Greenpeace Fundraising Activist Job in Chicago - Illinois

Non-Profit, Social Work

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3 days ago 8. Greenpeace Fundraising Activist Job in Chicago - Illinois

Non-Profit, Social Work

Organization Overview - Greenpeace is the world's leading, independent environmental nonprofit advocacy organization. We expose global...
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3 days ago 9. Canvasser Job in Chicago - Illinois

Non-Profit, Social Work

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3 days ago 10. Greenpeace Environmental Outreach Representative Job in Chicago - Illinois

Non-Profit, Social Work

Organization Overview - Greenpeace is the world's leading, independent environmental nonprofit advocacy organization. We expose global...
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3 days ago 11. Entry-Level Greenpeace Environmental Activist Job in Chicago - Illinois

Non-Profit, Social Work

Organization Overview - Greenpeace is the world's leading, independent environmental nonprofit advocacy organization. We expose global...
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over one month ago 12. Clinical Therapist Job in Chicago - Illinois

Social Work, Social Sciences

BASIC FUNCTION: - The Clinical Therapist is responsible for providing professional clinical services including assessments, interventions,...
Skills Needed: QUALIFICATIONS

A Masters of Social Work from an accredited program, or relevant Masters Degree, and a minimum of two years’ experience in clinical services, preferably with children and youth.
LCSW or LCPC preferred
Valid Illinois driver's license with an acceptable driving record, and insured and reliable transportation.
Ability to pass the required DCFS criminal background check, including child abuse and sexual offender registries.
Ability to work with DCFS, courts, and other social service systems.
Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills.
Strong organization and coordination skills.
Sensitivity to the cultural and socioeconomic characteristics of clients and staff.
Ability to relate to the clients and staff and to the public in a courteous and professional manner.
Ability and willingness to travel to all agency sites as well as various community locations (may include home visits and travel to other parts of the state).
Reliable, punctual, and able to manage multiple tasks.
Ability to work in a tobacco, alcohol, and drug-free environment.
Ability to exercise discretion and judgment.
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential materials.
Ability to work flexible hours (may include evenings and weekends)
Commitment to SOS Illinois philosophy and mission.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



Specific vision requirements include the ability to see at close range, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear
Possess the ability to fulfill any office activities normally expected in an office setting, to include, but not limited to: remaining seated for periods of time to perform computer based work, participating in filing activity, lifting and carrying office supplies (paper reams, mail, etc.)
Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to feel, and reach with hand and arms
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20-25 pounds
Fine hand manipulation (keyboarding)
At times, may require more than 40 hours per week to perform the essential duties of the position


WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Internal office
The noise level in the work environment is usually low


LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently
Ability to read, write and speak Spanish preferred but not required
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Clinical Therapist Job

Posted by SOS Children's Villages Illinois
over one month ago 13. Child Welfare Supervisor Job in Illinois

Child Care/Nannying, Social Work

For 25 years, SOS Children’s Villages Illinois has provided the highest quality of care for Illinois’ most vulnerable children and...
Skills Needed: Qualifications

MSW or other relevant Master’s Degree.
Three years of direct service child welfare experience and one year of experience supervising child welfare staff; or 5 years direct service child welfare experience and proven leadership skills.
DCFS Child Welfare Employee Licensure required; 402 Licensure preferred or ability to pass 402 licensure test within 3 months of employment.
Experience in behavior management programs and needs assessment helpful.
Ability to lead a team, including strong communication and organizational skills. Must be able to exercise discretion and independent judgment.
Ability to work with DCFS, courts, and other social service systems and the ability to relate to the Agency staff and to the public in a courteous and professional manner.
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential materials.
Reliable, punctual, and able to manage multiple tasks and able to work flexible hours.
Ability to work in an alcohol, tobacco and drug-free environment.
Ability to pass DCFS required a criminal background check including CANTS/SACWIS and SORS.
Ability to provide required DCFS Medical Report/TB test.
Valid Illinois driver's license with acceptable driving record; insured and reliable transportation.


Are you excellent at leading a team focused on sensitive case management and passionate about child welfare?

If so, apply now!
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Child Welfare Supervisor Job

Posted by SOS Children's Villages Illinois
over one month ago 14. Bilingual Support Specialist – Casa Tepeyac Job in Chicago - Illinois

Child Care/Nannying, Social Work

Position: Bilingual Family Support Specialist – Casa Tepeyac - Responsible for the day - to - day supervision and guidance of the In -...
Skills Needed: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s Degree in human services, plus five (5) years of experience working in the social service field.
Working knowledge of DCFS policy and procedures and the ability to navigate between government and private agency practices.
Knowledge and understanding of program management; experience in project completion.
Experience with group work and general skills training and counseling.
Spanish/English Bilingual Capacity (read, write, and speak) required.
Strong verbal, written, and presentation communication skills.
Ability to network, interact and work effectively with high profile individuals in their capacity as donors, funders, board members, and volunteers.
Ability and willingness to travel locally using own transportation to client’s homes; SOS locations; and other locations as needed.
Valid Illinois driver’s license with acceptable driving record, insured and reliable transportation.
Ability to relate to others in a sensitive, professional, and courteous manner.
Flexible in scheduling, with the ability to work evenings or weekends as needed.
Ability to meet DCFS requirements as they relate to employment in Child Welfare Agency and Family Advocacy Center, including a criminal background check
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential materials.
Sensitivity to the cultural and socioeconomic characteristics of clients, community, and staff.
Ability to work in an alcohol, tobacco, and drug-free environment.
Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment.
Commitment to SOS Illinois philosophy and mission.
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Bilingual Support Specialist – Casa Tepeyac Job

Posted by SOS Children's Villages Illinois
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