is a not-for-profit, multi-service child welfare agency that was
established in 1897. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefit
package and a generous educational assistance plan.
Make A Difference!
The Following Positions Are Currently Available:
We have Full-Time 3 p.m. to 11 p.m., positions for Registered
Nurses. Our nurses administer basic health care to high-end emotionally
disturbed/behavior-disordered children, ages 8-18. RN's must be
licensed in Illinois or Wisconsin. Must possess valid driver's license
and per DCFS regulations, must be at least 21 years of age. Instructor's
Certification in CPR and First Aid preferred, but not required.
COMMUNITY SERVICES CASE MANAGER (Specialist)
We are seeking a Full-Time Community Services Case Specialist. Candidate
will manage all aspects of cases in Foster Care. Requires: Bachelors
Degree in Social Work, Psychology or related Human Services field,
two years progressively responsible social services experience,
Child Welfare Employee Licensure, Child Endangerment Risk Assessment
Protocol Certification, and Certification to conduct licensing of
foster homes. Per DCFS regulations candidate must be at least 21
years of age and have a valid Illinois or Wisconsin driver's license
with a good driving record.
Allendale is seeking Part-Time Mentors for our Clinical and
Community Services Program. Mentors work with individual children
and adolescents in their home community to develop and strengthen
social skills and independent living skills in activities that are
naturally occurring in their community environment. This position
offers flexible part-time hours. Ideal candidate will possess a
BS in Social Work, Psychology, or related Human Services field and
some interest/experience working with youth. Per DCFS requirements,
candidate must be at least 21 years of age with a valid driver's
license and good driving record.
JOB COACH/AUTO SHOP
We currently have a Full-Time position available for a Job Coach/Auto
Shop Assistant for our Career and Technical Education Department.
Candidate will coordinate classroom activities and provide small
group/individual supervision of the on-campus auto shop work program.
ISE Certified Mechanic with auto detailing experience desired. Previous
experience a plus, Associates Degree in Education/Special Education
or 5 years experience equivalent and a Paraprofessional Certificate.
YOUTH CARE WORKER: MENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST (North Chicago &
We have Full-Time rotating second shift positions for Youth
Care Workers (aka Mental Health Specialists) at Daisy's Youth and
Community Resource Center Treatment Program in North Chicago and
on our Main Campus in Lake Villa to work actively with high end
"at risk" children and adolescents ages 8 to 18 years within our
Residential Units. Ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree
in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, or related Human Service
field, or 5-years of related equivalent social service experience.
Per DCFS regulations, must have valid driver's license with a good
driving record and be at least 21 years of age.
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