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Lutheran Child & Family Services

Belleville , IL
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CHILD WELFARE SPECIALIST

Lutheran Child & Family Services
Belleville, IL Full-time
Posted on June 27, 2018

 

Foster Care Child Welfare Specialist (Case Worker) Full-Time -Belleville, IL. 

Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois improves the well-being of people across the state by protecting children, strengthening families and building futures for those who have experienced trauma. We serve all faiths, races, orientations and ethnic backgrounds.

The Foster Care Child Welfare Specialist will establish a cooperative working relationship with Foster Care families through home visits, and identify needs and concerns.  You will evaluate client data and develop service plans. You are also responsible for representing clients’ needs and Agency interests to referral sources, DCFS, the judicial system and governmental agencies.

Requirements:  You are required per DCFS regulations to have a minimum of a BA/BS in social work or a related human services field.  Child Welfare experience is preferred.  You must be eligible for or have a Child Welfare License. You must be able to pass a DCFS mandated background check, and must have a good driving record.  Please send resumes to luciana_nelson@lcfs.org. EOE

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