The Center for Youth and Family Solutions Champaign has an opening for a Foster Care Site Supervisor. Position responsibilities include providing supervision and information and acting as a resource for assigned staff members; designing, developing and delivering or overseeing development and delivery of foster care services to the Champaign service region; acting as liaison between upper management and Foster Care staff, solving problems and sharing information as necessary; evaluating all site-related services to ensure the meeting of time and cost efficiencies, as well as sensitivity to the cultural differences in the service population; scheduling, coordinating and/or facilitating regular staff meetings to communicate important issues, policies and changes within the organization; interviewing and making recommendations for hire new staff members; providing field training, perspective, and support to empower staff to deliver quality services; developing work schedules, performance evaluations, and promotional recommendations for supervised staff; acting as a back-up for supervised staff, stepping in to fulfill essential duties, as necessary; preparing necessary reports for decision making and documentation by the agency as well as state and federal agencies; act as a liaison between The Center for Youth and Family Solutions and other agencies and community organizations, attending meetings and sharing information as needed; providing input and feedback on issues related to the agency, as a whole, to supervisor; and providing an example of collaboration, professionalism and productive teamwork. Must be approved by DCFS background check and have a valid driver’s license and insurance; be computer knowledgeable; and provide on-call service periodically. MSW from an accredited school of social work preferred or an acceptable degree approved by DCFS in a human service field and two years of full time experience in the social work setting. Supervisory experience preferred. Submit cover letter, resume, and three current letters of reference no later than June 30, 2017. EOE

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The Center for Youth and Family Solutions has an opening for an Intact Family Worker in Champaign. Responsibilities include providing family preservation services to families involved in the Child Welfare System including: engagement, in-home monitoring, assessment of safety and service needs, service referral, parenting education and homemaker services, transportation and documentation. This position requires a bachelor’s degree in a human services related field, a minimum of two years child welfare experience, professional interpersonal and engagement skills, excellent writing and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, a valid driver’s license, clean driving record, reliable transportation, and flexibility for after hours and weekend responsibilities. Must be able to pass a DCFS background check. Submit resume, cover letter and three current letters of reference, no later than June 30, 2017. EOE

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