Interim (overnight) Housing/Street Outreach Caseworker – Full Time Position
July 31, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Case Management/Social Services
4 Year Degree
DuPagePads is currently seeking qualified candidates to join our team as a caseworker, working with people who are homeless and our volunteer support in our overnight and street outreach programs. As a caseworker you would assist unhoused persons, welcome new clients, provide intakes, resources and support, and work with program participants to build relationships to help move them to the next level of service. You will also engage with program volunteers to insure overnight site operations.
DuPagePads is committed to ending homelessness in DuPage County. Our solution to ending homelessness is housing coupled with supportive services and employment. Be part of the Solution – become a Caseworker at our Interim Housing Sites and help clients become self-sufficient.
We are currently hiring for 2 positions to work 40 hours per week during the afternoon and evening.
A minimum bachelor’s degree in social work preferred, or equivalent work experience; strong customer service focus/ positive attitude/ solution focused; CADC or CARS certification preferred; experience in issues related to homelessness, poverty, or mental health preferred. 2. Provide on call coverage according to assigned work schedule; provide own transportation.