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 WeGo Together For Kids and Intensive Placement Stabilization Program Supervisor to join our DuPage 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 for them.
Responsible for all personnel matters within program including hiring, employee relations, performance improvement, staff development, assigning, and terminating of staff.
Identifies leadership potential of program staff.
Writes program's annual and long range plans.
Participates in developing unit's annual and long range plan.
Recommends program budget to the Director.
Assures appropriate integrations of multi-service, multi-disciplinary, and systems approach to program.
Develops and maintains contacts with community groups relating to program needs.
Works collaboratively with community agencies, organizations, and institutions.Works collaboratively with other program supervisors to carry out goals and look for other opportunities for program development.
Works effectively with diverse staff and service population.
Master's degree in Social Work or related field required.
Must have an LCSW and five (5) years post-masters clinical experience with increasing levels of responsibility.
Other certification or licensure as required.
Mobility for travel.
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: PROGR01402
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.