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 an On-Call Social Worker 1 to join the Blue Island Team!
Provides intensive Mental Health Services including but not limited to; pre-admission screening, crisis stabilization, and follow-up services to C&A with mental illness or emotional disorder that are at risk for psychiatric hospitalization.
Services are intended to assess the appropriate level of mental health care for children and adolescents, and provide comprehensive community care through direct services and/or linkages to the least restrictive resources.
Must be willing to work evenings and weekends.
On-call ONLY, after-hours responsibilities, approximately 3-5 shifts per month with additional compensation.
Mobility to service a community-based caseload in the Cook County area.
Works with diverse staff and service population.
Completes documentation in timely manner.
Master's Degree in Social Work from an accredited college or university.
Must be Licensed Social Worker (LSW).
Requires mobility to work with a community-based caseload.
Must have reliable transportation, valid driver license, proof of insurance, and good driving record.
Ability to maintain assigned community and home-based services.
Ability to work effectively with diverse individuals and groups.
Metropolitan Family Services offers a very generous benefits packet to our professionals:
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medical Coverage: HMO, Traditional PPO, or PPO w/ HSA contributions.
Dental and Vision Insurance Options
11 paid Holidays
Paid Time Off (PTO)
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.