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 Experienced Bilingual Behavioral Health Therapistto join our Midway Center Team!
Essential Job Functions:
Provides a full range of case management, counseling, client advocacy, client education, and related services.
Completes comprehensive mental health assessments.
Develops and implements Individual Treatment Plans.
Conducts individual, family and group therapy sessions.
Works as part of a team to further develop program initiatives and to increase our referral network.
Provides internal and external referrals for additional services, as needed.
Represents and interprets programs of agency in community.
Meets agency expectation for quantity of direct service.
Complies with agency record keeping expectations.
May serve on regional or agency-wide committees.
May perform a variety of administrative tasks including student supervision.
Works effectively with diverse staff and service population.
Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Master's Degree in Social Work or Counseling from an accredited college or university required.
LCSW, LCPC required.
Minimum of two (2) to three (3) years of clinical experience required.
Bilingual Spanish required.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
This position requires travel and evening hours to provide services to families.
Must have access to a vehicle, proof of insurance and valid driver’s license to perform essential job functions.
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
Wellness Initiative Program
Employee Assistance Network
Internal Number: EXPER01489
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.