Community Service Worker - Chicago Metro South


(41.68648,-87.62851)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

AWOFINCChicago Metro SouthChicago, IL 60628
Building Leadership And Community Knowledge

About

Community Service Worker Assists individuals and families through emotional support advocacy and guidance in developing and using their own potential to more adequately meet their social, health, emotional and economic needs. Determines eligibility for service to meet client needs and refers cases requiring a professional social work assessment to department social workers. Links clients to needed social services. Maintains effective liaison and cooperates with other centers/agencies in developing and using their cooperation to more adequately meet their social, health, emotional and economic needs. Maintains effective liaison and cooperates with other centers/agencies in developing and implementing effective problem solving plans for individuals and families. Develops, plans, and leads groups of a less complex nature in response to community and client need, in consultation with center’s social workers. Assists social workers in coordinating departmental services to community social agencies, hospitals, schools and other resources. Promotes public awareness of organizational activities and provides public education activities to community and individual clients of a less complex nature. Provides general information and referral services to clients. Completes case records, statistical data and monthly reports as well as other written documentation

Skills

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Public Relations
  • Group Facilitation
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • Varies
  • Great interpersonal skills, Telephone manner, Good written & verbal skills

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