Metropolitan Family Services empowers families to learn, to earn, to heal, to thrive. Part mentor, part motivator, part advocate, since 1857, Metropolitan Family Services has been the engine of change that empowers families to reach their greatest potential and positively impact their communities. Metropolitan is Illinois’ first comprehensive human services agency and reaches more than 72,000 individuals and families in Chicago, Evanston/Skokie, the Southwest Suburbs and DuPage County with services promoting education, economic stability, emotional wellness and empowerment.
We are currently searching for a full-time Case Manager to join our Screening Assessment and Supportive Services (SASS) Team!
Our SASS professionals stabilize crisis situations and provide intensive mental health services to children and adolescents who are experiencing acute psychiatric episodes. SASS uses intensive community-based intervention to limit psychiatric hospitalizations.
Essential Job Functions:
Responsible for data entry and data management using the internal Electronic Health Records System and Statewide database.
Provides outreach and engagement for SASS clients and families.
Responsible for engaging clients transferred into Metropolitan Family Services SASS program.
Provides, as appropriate, supportive help, advocacy and case management to individuals and families in coping with environment and interpersonal relationship issues.
Works collaboratively with community resources. Develops a knowledge of resources and helps clients to utilize them.
Works within contract, grant, and program requirements including meeting timelines and reporting requirements.
Collaborates and participates with other program staff in the planning and implementation of contract mandates.
May work with community groups.
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field required.
Must have access to a vehicle, valid driver's license and proof of insurance to perform essential job functions.
Ability to work with diverse individuals and groups.
Metropolitan Family Services offers a very generous benefits packet to our professionals:
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medical Coverage: HMO, Traditional PPO, or PPO w/ HSA contributions.
Dental and Vision Insurance Options
11 paid Holidays
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Training and Professional Development Plan with E- Learning
Metropolitan Family Services is an accredited nonprofit agency that has more than 800 full and part-time professional staff dedicated to providing quality services by empowering families to learn, to earn, to heal, and to thrive. We value our professionals for serving as a mentor, a motivator, and advocate to families in need. Since 1857 Metropolitan Family Services has been the engine of change t...hat empowers Chicago and Suburban- area families to reach their greatest potential and positively impact their communities.