Posted 2 weeks ago

Social Worker/Counselor (Bilingual)

Company: Metropolitan Family Services
Category: Nonprofit, Social Work

 Woodridge

Type: Full Time

Metropolitan Family Services is seeking a full-time Bilingual Social Worker/Counselor I or II to join their General Counseling Team. Essential job functions:

  • Provides office based mental health treatment services to children, adolescents, families, adults, and persons affected by domestic violence.
  • Works collaboratively across teams and promotes staff and program integration.
  • Does comprehensive, in-depth assessments for a variety of program services. Does intake as assigned.
  • Provides group services as indicated by program need.
  • Provides a full range of case management, counseling, advocacy, educational, and related services.
  • Identifies and utilizes agency and community resources.
  • Joins or develops groups and coalitions to address community needs.
  • Learns and utilizes agency and community resources.
  • Recommends financial assistance for clients.
  • Represents and interprets programs of agency in community.
  • May serve on regional or agency-wide committees.
  • May perform a variety of administrative tasks including student supervision.
  • Meets agency expectation for quantity of direct service.
  • Assesses community conditions affecting clients to identify resource gaps and problems.
  • This position requires two (2) evenings per week.
  • Complies with agency record keeping expectations.
  • Meets agency expectation for quantity of direct service.