Foster Care Case Assistant

Caritas Family Solutions Effingham, IL
FOSTER CARE CASE ASSISTANT

Part Time

Effingham, Illinois

Since 1947, Caritas Family Solutions has guided individuals and families in Southern Illinois toward reaching their full potential and creating a stable environment for their loved ones. Every day, our employees help people of all ages and backgrounds to be the best version of themselves, with a focus on their social and emotional health. We offer a premier network of quality services with a spirited, dedicated, professional staff who serve others with respect and dignity at every stage of life.

Caritas Family Solutions is seeking career employees to join our team of professionals. We desire to build our staff with committed individuals who are dedicated to our mission as a nonprofit social services agency. The ideal candidate will have a passion for strengthening well-being in communities all across Southern Illinois, with a willingness to develop their skills to best serve in the position they will fulfill.

JOB SUMMARY

The Foster Care Case Assistant will transport, supervise, and document visits of children with designated persons.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The primary duty of a Foster Care Case Manager Assistant is to record case notes regarding visitation and other child related activity accurately, objectively, and in a timely manner. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, completing time sheets, mileage sheets, vouchers with receipts, and other appropriate forms within three working days of the end of the month. Will also provide transportation of clients to clinics, hospitals, schools, psychological appointments, and other case related activities as required.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal candidate will possess a high school diploma and some technical training in Human Services or an approved related field. Candidates must possess a current state driver's license and proof of automobile insurance. Must have experience working with under-served families.

We offer a highly competitive benefits package. Health, dental, vision, life, short and long term disability insurance, tuition reimbursement as well as a generous retirement savings plan 403 (b) are available to eligible Full-Time and Part-time staff. Interested candidates should submit an application and upload a current resume online at www.caritasfamilysolutions.org/jobs.