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School Based Social Worker (Bilingual)

Metropolitan Family Services Chicago Part-Time
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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 now hiring for an hourly Bilingual School Based Counselor to join our Midway Team!

This position is for the school year (September 1-June 30).


Essential Job Functions:

  • Social Worker or Counselor will provide group and individual counseling for high school boys at local high school.
  • In-office time for planning and supervision included in schedule.
  • Provides a full range of case management, counseling, advocacy educational, and related services 10-15 hours/week.
  • Learns and utilizes agency and community resources.
  • Assesses community conditions affecting clients to identify resource gaps and problems.
  • Provides group services as indicated by program need.
  • Represents and interprets programs of agency in community.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Ability to do concurrent recordings with clients in session. 
  • Works effectively with diverse staff and service population.
  • Performs comprehensive, in-depth assessments for a variety of program services.  Performs intake as assigned.
  • Provides a full range of case management, counseling, advocacy educational and related services.
  • Learns and utilizes agency and community resources.
  • Assesses community conditions affecting clients to identify resource gaps and problems.
  • Recommends financial assistance for clients.
  • Provides group services as indicated by program need.
  • May be responsible for meeting contractual requirements such as 24-hour coverage.
  • Represents and interprets programs of agency in community.
  • May serve on regional or agency-wide committees.
  • Meets agency expectation for quantity of direct service.
  • Complies with agency recordkeeping expectations.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Works effectively with diverse staff and service population.

Requirements:  


  • Master's Degree in Social Work or related field from an accredited college or university required.
  • LSW, LPC required.
  • LCSW, LCPC preferred.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of clinical experience required.
  • Bilingual required.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • CPS training in Anger Coping/CBITS preferred

  • Strong background in school-based counseling,

  • Family Systems and Solution Focused Brief Therapy necessary.  

  • Worker needs to possess excellent clinical and organizational skills, be able to work independently, and be able to meet agency productivity and documentation expectations. 

  • Must have access to a vehicle, proof of insurance and valid driver’s license to perform essential job functions.

Skills required

Family Therapy
Radiation Treatment Planning
Child Welfare
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Lcsw)
Community Mental Health Services
Mental Health Counseling
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