Posted 4 weeks ago

Social Worker II – #27027

Company: Illinois Department of Human Services
Category: Social Work

 Chicago

Type: Full Time
Closing date: 6/1/2022
Agency: Department of Human Services
Closing Date: N/A
Posting ID #: N/A
Salary: $4,831- $7,244 per month
Work Hours: Mon – Fri, 8:00am – 4:00pm
Work Location: Chicago Read Mental Health Center; 4200 North Oak Park Ave, Chicago IL 60634
Job Type: Salaried Full Time
County: Cook
Number of Vacancies: 1
Apply Instruction:
To apply, please complete and submit a CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) via email to: Zhuya.yang@illinois.gov
CMS100 Application Download Link:
https://www2.illinois.gov/sites/work/Documents/pdfs/app_cms100.pdf
Position Overview
Under general supervision, and as a participating member of a Treatment Team, performs professional social work services in the treatment of mentally ill patients. These services include (among others) assessment, treatment, writing/submitting court reports, performing general case management, discharge planning and where indicated acting as a qualified examiner. Ensures compliance with Joint Commission, Central Management Services (CMS) and other agency standards and objectives. Serves on the Department and/or Hospital committees as necessary at Chicago-Read Mental Health Center.
Minimum Qualifications
Requires a master’s degree in social work from a recognized college or university supplemented by one year of professional social work experience in the evaluation and treatment/habilitation of mentally ill, developmentally disabled, or other disabled patients. This class is included as an Upward Mobility Program credential title. Requires extensive knowledge of the theories and assumptions underlying the social work field; Requires a working knowledge of the employing agency’s rules and regulations covering the social work field.