Hephzibah Children's Association is a child welfare agency with a variety of programs including residential group homes, after school and summer day care, family based services including foster care and intact family services.
We are seeking an individual for a position that serves a dual function in our Intact Family Services Program; carrying a partial caseload as needed and performing duties as a secondary worker to assist primary workers in providing services to children and families. The responsibilities include conducting home visits, preparing written assessments and service plans, transportation of clients to various appointments, assisting clients in obtaining concrete services and assisting the primary workers with paperwork requirements.
Master's Degree in Social Work or related field.
Intact Family Services experience preferred.
Previous experience in a child welfare agency is preferred
Child Welfare licensure preferred
Valid IL driver's license to do home visits in various communities
Must be willing to work flexible hours and be available for emergencies
Sensitivity and responsiveness to the cultural differences in staff and client population