General Dynamics Information Technology Case Coordinator (Bi-Lingual in Spanish Social Worker) in Chicago, Illinois
Thoroughly reviews, assesses, and completes third party release recommendations related to family reunification options.
Visits care provider sites to conduct weekly staffing meetings
Confers weekly with staff and direct care providers to discuss cases employing perspectives from child welfare, juvenile justice, and mental health in adherence with policy.
Writes reports on progress and tracking/elevating issues related to program trends.
Assists care providers to recognize potential victims of trafficking.
Provides technical assistance
While you may work from home, you will be handling cases in the Chicago, Illinois area
Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish (will be tested)
You will need to undergo a fingerprint background check for clearance to work with the targeted populations.
Prior experience working with immigrant youth and families is highly preferred (case management, psycho-social assessments, direct mental health therapy, etc.). Juvenile justice experience can be a differentiator.
Master’s degree in Social Work or a social sciences related discipline and at least two years of demonstrated postgraduate child welfare experience.
Alternatively, shall have a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or a social sciences related discipline and at least five years of postgraduate demonstrated child welfare experience.
For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.
Job FunctionProgram Management
Security Clearance LevelNone
Full/Part TimeFull Time