The Family Based Services program at Hephzibah Children's Association offers a wide range of case management, support and intervention services to families.
The Secondary Caseworker is assigned to cases to perform a variety of duties to assist primary workers in providing services to children and families in our foster care and/or intact program. The responsibilities may include conducting home visits, transportation of clients to various appointments, assisting clients in obtaining services and assisting the primary workers with paperwork requirements.
Bachelors degree in Social Work or related field
Child Welfare license preferred
Previous experience in a child welfare agency preferred
Valid IL driver's license and good driving record to do home visits in various communities
Must be willing to work flexible hours such as evenings and weekend and be available in emergencies
Commitment to children and families
Commitment to agency core values including a diverse and inclusive culture free of bias and discrimination
Responsiveness to the cultural difference in the staff and client population.