The purpose of the Case Manager position is to ensure a child's safety and movement toward permanency using legal and administrative processes as prescribed by the Department of Children and Family Services and the courts.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Provide services to an average case load of 12-15 children.
Work with families to achieve permanency through adoption, subsidized guardianship, or return home, or otherwise achieve independence or other alternate options deemed necessary.
Assure consistency of efforts among children, foster parents and natural parents
Conduct monthly home visits to foster homes to monitor client’s safety, well-being and service needs.
Attends all court hearings, Administrative Case Reviews, CIPP, Individualized Educational Meetings, etc. as required.
Transports clients in personal vehicle as needed.
Produce all required documentation in an accurate and timely manner
Complete all Core Curriculum training(s) required for the position.
Perform all other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Must complete Illinois State Child Welfare Licensure
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree in Social Work or human services related field required
Internal Number: FC
About Aunt Martha's Health and Wellness
Aunt Martha's - Improving Lives Since 1972. OUR MISSION - caring community resource for children, youth and families.OUR VISION - world in which loneliness, sickness and despair are replaced with wholeness, healing and hope. OUR CORE VALUES - Excellence in our pursuit of excellence, we choose to continuously redefine both ourselves and that which we desire to achieve. Diversity - New perspectives spring from the celebration of our diversity. And only in our acceptance of new perspectives can we find the key to our own, unlimited potential. Collaboration - Collaboration is a celebration of diversity. It is an acknowledgement of the strengths of those around us as well as a recognition of our own. Commitment & Passion -Our commitment is to our patients, to our clients, to our community and to one another. It is fueled by our passion for the work we do. Innovation - Innovation is the result of people acting with purpose and compassion. It is not the next big thing; but a single step forward, a new idea, a better way.