Metropolitan Family Services empowers families to learn, to earn, to heal, to thrive. Part mentor, part motivator, part advocate, since 1857, Metropolitan Family Services has been the engine of change that empowers families to reach their greatest potential and positively impact their communities. Metropolitan is Illinois’ first comprehensive human services agency and reaches more than 72,000 individuals and families in Chicago, Evanston/Skokie, the southwest suburbs and DuPage County with services promoting education, economic stability, emotional wellness and empowerment.
We are now hiring for a full-time Residential Monitor 2 to join our Palos Hills team!
Seeking a Residential Monitor for our Southwest CILA location (Justice, IL). Must have flexible availability for three shifts (7am-3pm, 3pm-11pm, and 11pm-7am), including weekends and holidays, on an as-needed basis.
Essential Job Functions:
Reports building maintenance service needs to landlords and/or real estate agencies.
Makes quarterly apartment inspections.
Schedules annual inspections with the Fire Department.
Assists clients with meal planning and preparation, housekeeping, and personal grooming.
Provides supervision in arts and crafts, sewing, exercise, and gardening.
Engages clients in social activities, and serves as an escort on field trips as needed.
Documents client incidents and reports client issues and concerns to supervisor.
Is on-call as needed for emergency situations, as well as provides coverage for other Residential Monitors as needed due to sick leave and vacations.
May be required to do heavy lifting and other physical activities to assist clients.
Provides Residential Monitors for new staff.
Works effectively with diverse staff and service population.
High School diploma or equivalent and three years related work experience.
Good interpersonal skills.
Ability to work well with physically and/or mentally disabled individuals.
Ability to work effectively with diverse individuals and groups.
Metropolitan Family Services offers a very generous benefits packet to our professionals:
Training and Professional Development Plan with E-Learning
Metropolitan Family Services is an accredited nonprofit agency that has more than 800 full and part-time professional staff dedicated to providing quality services by empowering families to learn, to earn, to heal, and to thrive. We value our professionals for serving as a mentor, a motivator, and advocate to families in need. Since 1857 Metropolitan Family Services has been the engine of change t...hat empowers Chicago and Suburban- area families to reach their greatest potential and positively impact their communities.