Employment Opportunities

The professional staff at Bethany for Children & Families has been keeping children safe and helping parents care for their children since 1899. It is this spirit, dedication, and commitment that drives the agency to meet and respond to the needs of children and families in our community.

Bethany is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all people regardless of race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability or veteran status.

PROGRAM SUPERVISOR
FULL-TIME | MOLINE, ILLINOIS
Date Available:
December 22, 2020
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Application Deadline: Open until filled


Bethany for Children & Families has an immediate, full-time opening for a
Foster Care Program Supervisor. The Foster Care Program works with families
involved with the Illinois Department of Children & Family Services due to reports
of abuse or neglect where children have been placed in substitute care. The
Foster Care Program works to promote permanency by maintaining,
strengthening and safeguarding the functioning of families to 1) prevent
substitute care placement, 2) promote family reunification, 3) stabilize foster care
placements, 4) facilitate youth development, and 5) ensure the safety,
permanency and well-being of children. The position will serve Rock Island,
Henry and Mercer counties in Illinois.

 

Performance Objectives:
The Program Supervisor will:
-Provide direct case management supervision and support to the Foster
Care Case Managers, ensuring compliance with DCFS and program
polices, monitoring of service provision, quality assurance, and working
collaboratively within a team environment,
-Also be required to perform some direct case management
responsibilities.

 

Qualifications:
The Program Supervisor position requires applicants to have:
• A Master’s Degree in social work or related field,
• Two years of supervisory experience,
• The ability to pass applicable background checks,
• A valid driver’s license,
• The ability to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends,
• Computer proficiency,
• Strong organizational skills, and
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

 

This full-time position comes with a generous vacation, sick and holiday pay
package, as well as receiving Bethany contributions to a 403(b) Thrift Plan
(retirement plan) upon meeting plan eligibility criteria. An option of two health

plans, one with an H.S.A. benefit that includes Bethany contributions, and dental
insurance are also offered.


To learn more about Bethany for Children & Families and the Foster Care
Program, visit our website at www.Bethany-qc.org , click on Services, Child
Welfare Services, and then click on Foster Care and Licensing.

Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to Bethany
for Children & Families, c/o Human Resources, 1830 6th Avenue, Moline, Illinois
61265 or email a cover letter and resume to ghagen@bethany-qc.org.

 

EOE

Program Supervisor

FULL-TIME | MOLINE, ILLINOIS

Date Available:  December 22, 2020

Salary:  Commensurate with experience

Application Deadline:  Open until filled

 

Bethany for Children & Families has an immediate, full-time opening for an Intact Family Services Program Supervisor.  The Intact Program serves families involved with the Illinois Department of Children & Families due to reports of abuse or neglect. The goal is to positively intervene to keep children safe so they may remain in their home environment. 

 

To learn more about the program on our website, go to www.bethany-qc.org, click on Services, Child Welfare Services, and Intact Family Services.

 

Position Requirements:

Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in social work or related field and two years of relevant supervisory experience.  Applicants must be able to pass background checks and meet all agency and DCFS requirements for the position, including the ability to provide own transportation and hold a valid drivers’ license and vehicle insurance.  Applicants must demonstrate computer proficiency, strong organizational skills, and possess strong written and verbal communication skills.

 

Position Specifics:

Job responsibilities include providing direct case management supervision and support to intact case managers, ensuring compliance with DCFS and program polices, monitoring of service provision, quality assurance, and working collaboratively within a team environment.  The position will also require some direct case management responsibilities.  The position will serve Rock Island, Henry, Mercer, Knox, Henderson, and Warren counties in Illinois. Applicants must be willing to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends. 

This full-time position comes with a generous vacation, sick and holiday pay package, as well as receiving Bethany contributions to a 403(b) Thrift Plan (retirement plan) upon meeting plan eligibility criteria.  An option of two health plans, one with an H.S.A. benefit that includes Bethany contributions, and dental insurance are also offered.

 

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to Bethany for Children & Families, c/o Human Resources, PO Box 697, Moline, IL 61266 or email to ghagen@Bethany-qc.org.

 

EOE

Child Welfare Specialist
FULL-TIME | MOLINE, ILLINOIS

Date Available: December 22, 2020
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Application Deadline: Open until filled


Bethany for Children & Families is looking to fill a full-time opening for an Intact Family
Services Child Welfare Specialist. To learn more about the program on our website,
click on Services, Child Welfare Services, and Intact Family Services.


Position Requirements:
Applicants must:
•be able to pass background checks and meet all agency and DCFS requirements
for the position,
•have an appropriate human service degree and two years of related experience,
•be willing to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends, and
•demonstrate computer proficiency, strong organizational skills, and possess
strong written and verbal communication skills.

 

Position Specifics:
Job responsibilities include providing in-home case management, crisis intervention,
support, education, assessment of child safety and service linkages for families involved
with the Illinois Department of Children & Family Services due to reports of abuse or
neglect. Position goal is to positively intervene to keep children safe so they may remain
in their home environment. The position will serve Rock Island, Henry, Mercer, Knox,
Henderson, and Warren counties in Illinois. Other travel may be required within contract
requirements.


This full-time position comes with a generous vacation, sick and holiday pay package, as
well as receiving Bethany contributions to a 403(b) Thrift Plan (retirement plan) upon
meeting plan eligibility criteria. An option of two health plans, one with an H.S.A.
benefit that includes Bethany contributions, and dental insurance are also offered.
Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to Bethany for
Children & Families, Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 697, Moline, Illinois 61266-0697 or
email to ghagen@bethany-qc.org.


EOE

Child Welfare Specialist
FULL-TIME | MOLINE OFFICE

Date Available: December 22, 2020
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Application Deadline: Open until filled

 

Bethany for Children & Families has a current opening for a Child Welfare
Specialist in our Illinois Foster Care Unit. This individual needs to be highly
motivated to work with Illinois youth and their families while managing a workload
which involves decision-making and accountability, using time in an organized
and structured manner, and maintaining a flexible schedule. Applicants must be
available outside of normal business hours, including some evenings and
weekends, to assist families in meeting goals or responding to crisis. Further
position requirements include effectively communicating both orally and in
writing, and possessing good computer skills.


Position Requirements:

The Child Welfare Specialist must:
• Possess a Bachelor’s degree in social work or a human services field with
some experience preferred.
• Have the ability to fulfill all of the regulatory requirements for employees of
Child Welfare Agencies as are prescribed in Illinois Administrative Rule and
Procedure, including successful completion of the criminal background
investigation, clearance from the Illinois CANTS, Health Care Registry, and
Iowa Registry, and certification as a driver of children by the Illinois
Department of Children and Family Services.
• Have the ability to provide own transportation in performing job requirements,
including a valid driver’s license and acceptable insurance coverage.
• Meet the eligibility requirements for a case management position as assigned
by the contracting state department of Illinois.
•Maintain a flexible schedule in response to program needs or caseload
assignments. The Child Welfare Specialist must be available outside of
normal business hours, including some evenings and weekends, to assist
families in meeting goals or in responding to crisis.
• Have sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural differences in the community.
• Effectively communicate orally and in writing.
• Be committed to the agency’s vision, mission, philosophy, structure, and
goals with an ability to work as part of a treatment team.
• Be able to lift 30 lbs.
• Be able to carry car seats to and from the office and children’s home.
• Be able to physically attend to young children and infants.

 

Position Specifics:
The Child Welfare Specialist is responsible for providing case management
social services to children, youth, or families assigned to his/her caseload as per
the specified program plan. The Child Welfare Specialist must be able to
develop a supportive relationship with the clients assigned to his/her caseload

and assist them in addressing and meeting the needs and goals documented in
the specific program treatment plans. At the time of a crisis, the Child Welfare
Specialist is available and prepared to meet a family or a youth at various
locations including the client’s home at times that may not comply with normal
business hours.


To learn more about Bethany for Children & Families’ foster care programs on
our website, go to www.bethany-qc.org and click on Services, Child Welfare
Services, and then Foster Care and Licensing.


This full-time position comes with a generous vacation, sick and holiday pay
package, as well as receiving Bethany contributions to a 403(b) Thrift Plan
(retirement plan) upon meeting plan eligibility criteria. An option of two health
plans, one with an H.S.A. benefit that includes Bethany contributions, and dental
insurance are also offered.


Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to Bethany for
Children & Families, c/o Human Resources, P.O. Box 697, Moline, Illinois 61266-
0697 or e-mail to ghagen@bethany-qc.org.

 

EOE

THERAPIST Mental Health (SCHOOL-BASED)
Multiple positions due to Program Expansion
FULL-TIME | DAVENPORT and NORTH SCOTT School Districts
Date Available:
December 22, 2020
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Application Deadline: Open until filled


Bethany for Children & Families is looking to fill multiple school-based
Therapist positions. Therapists will be assigned to work in a designated school in
the North Scott and Davenport school districts, and will be based out of our Davenport, Iowa office.


Position Requirements:
Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Therapy or
related human service field from an accredited program. Candidates must
possess excellent public relations skills, excellent written and verbal
communication skills, strong relationship building skills, and the ability to work
independently.
Position Specifics:
The Therapist will be responsible for providing services to children and/or
families, as well as adults and will need to manage a full caseload. The Therapist
will also:
• Provide intake/evaluation services as a member of a multi-disciplinary
team,
• Complete intake paperwork,
• Perform diagnostic assessments,
• Collaborate with other Bethany for Children & Families staff, school
personnel and community resources as needed,
• Provide individual, family, and group therapy, and
• Manage a full caseload and workload while completing reports in
accordance with timelines and adhering to social work practice ethics and
agency/Council on Accreditation requirements.


Visit our website at www.bethany-qc.org for a complete description of our
School-Based Therapy program. Click on Services, Mental Health Services, then
School-Based Therapy.


Interested candidates are invited to apply by mailing a cover sheet and resume
to Bethany for Children & Families, c/o Human Resources, P.O. Box 697, Moline,
Illinois 61266 or email to ghagen@bethany-qc.org.

 

EOE

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Bethany for Children & Families serves the Quad Cities and surrounding areas.

MOLINE
1830 6th Ave
Moline, IL 61265
(309) 797-7700

DAVENPORT
2195 E 53rd St
Davenport, IA 52807
(563) 324-9169

GALESBURG

311 E Main St Ste 218B
Galesburg, IL 61401

(309) 797-7700

MAQUOKETA
115 S 2nd St #6
Maquoketa, IA 52060
(563) 652-6473

CARBON CLIFF
103 3rd St
Carbon Cliff, IL 61239
(309) 796-9000

KEWANEE
101 S Chestnut St
Kewanee, IL 61443
(309) 797-7700

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