The southern and central regions of illinois, Illinois
39000.00 - 42000.00
Full Time - Experienced
Case Management/Social Services
Healthy Families Chicago is looking for a Child Centered Recruitment Specialist to work in our Adoption Listing Service Program.
The position will be responsible for activities in the Central and Southern Regions of Illinois.
The primary responsibilities are to provide child centered recruitment for the purposes of matching children listed on the Adoption Listing Service and AdoptUSkids databases with potential adoptive families.
You will work cooperative with the youth's worker and other significant people in the youth's life to assist in the facilitation of recruitment activities.
Responsibilities include but not limited to :
Maintaining accurate listing of youth needing adoptive/permanent resources
Case file maintenance and review
Conducting interviews with youth for their profiles
Initial interview with youth within 7-10 days of assignment
Quarterly visits and interviews with youth who remain in active status
The successful candidate will have:
Masters Degree in Social work or relate4d field with at least two years of child welfare experience with an emphasis in foster care and adoption.
BA degree in social work or related human service field and adoption experience