Description of Duties/Essential Functions Benefits Supplemental Questions
Under direction of the team supervisor, receives and investigates reports of physical and sexual abuse and neglect reported by mandated and other sources; assesses immediate safety and risk factors of involved children and takes necessary protection action; makes recommendations about investigative findings; implements short-term services, including concrete services directly or through family advocates; on a rotating basis, assigned to 24 hour \"on call\" duty in addition to normal assignments, to ensure that services are provided as mandated by statute and policy.
Preferably requires a master's degree in social work and two years of directly related professional experience; or requires a master's degree in a related human service field, in criminal justice, criminal justice administration, or law enforcement and two years of directly related professional experience; or requires a bachelor's degree in social work and four years of directly related professional experience; or requires a bachelor's degree in a related human service field, in criminal justice, criminal justice administration, or law enforcement and four years of directly related professional experience; requires possession of a valid driver's license, daily access to an automobile, and proof of vehicle insurance; requires physical, visual, and auditory ability to carry out assigned duties; requires ability to serve on 24 hour \"on call\" duty.
Directly related professional experience includes casework/case management experience related to family preservation or family reunification, adoption, youth development, counseling, and advocacy services or a related field. The college or university issuing a degree must be accredited, and the degree program in social work must be approved by the Council on Social Work Education.
Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact:
Work Days & hours:
8:30am to 5:00pm
15115 S. Dixie Hwy
Harvey, IL 60426
Supervisor: M. Saines
SUBMIT BIDS TO:
Tracey Hardrick, Personnel Liaison
Bureau of Operations - Cook
2020 W Roosevelt, 2nd Fl
Chicago, Illinois 60608
How to Apply:
EMPLOYEES SEEKING PROMOTION MUST: (1) POSSESS A VALID CMS PROMOTIONAL GRADE FOR THE TITLE OR (2) APPLY FOR A PROMOTIONAL GRADE BY SUBMITTING YOUR CMS 100B TO THE DEPARTMENT OF CENTRAL MANAGEMENT SERVICES DURING THE POSTING PERIOD. IF BIDDING ON A VACANCY IN A DIFFERENT TITLE (LATERAL OR VOLUNTARY REDUCTION), YOU MUST PRE-QUALIFY FOR THAT TITLE BY SUBMITTING A CMS-100 EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION WITH YOUR BID FORM OR YOUR BID WILL BE REJECTED.
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Information and Grading Procedures
This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services
(CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and
available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to
the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application
Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency
Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling
at ...@Illinois.gov or (217) ###-####, (217) ###-#### (TDD/TTY),
(800) ###-#### (TTY Only).
Additional Documentation for Child Protection Specialist:
Class Specification Additional Title and Exam information
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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary
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collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.
Associated topics: attendant, client service, community, community service, meter reader, registrar, service, social, social work, youth
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