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 Program Supervisor to join our Skokie Team!
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Supervises and coordinates all aspects of the programs including items related to service, community groups and personnel matters.
Responsible for maintaining quality and quantity of services. Keeps abreast of client service needs and participates in planning in regular supervision with staff.
Responsible for personnel matters within program including hiring, employee relations, performance improvement, assigning, evaluations, and terminating of staff. Identifies for manager, leadership potential of program staff and any potential problem areas.
Writes program's annual and long range plans in conjunction with the Manager and/or Executive Director. Participates in developing unit's annual and long-range plan.
In conjunction with the Manager and/or Executive Director, recommends program budget.
Assures appropriate integrations of multi-service, multi-disciplinary, and systems approach to program.
Develops, maintains, and actively participates community groups relating to program needs and client base.
Works collaboratively with other programs at the agency, community partners, and other institutions.
Works collaboratively with other agency supervisors to carry out unit goals and look for other opportunities for program development.
Other duties as assigned.
Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling or a related field from an accredited college or university required.
Five (5) years post-Master's experience required.
LCSW or LCPC preferred.
Other certification or licensure as required by grant and or contracts.
Must have access to a vehicle, a valid driver's license and insurance coverage for client and or field visits.
Ability to work effectively with diverse staff and service population.
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
Wellness Initiative Program
Employee Assistance Network
Internal Number: PROGR01481
About Metropolitan Family Services
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 that empowers Chicago and Suburban- area families to reach their greatest potential and positively impact their communities.