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: October 1, 2020
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Application Deadline: November 1, 2020

Bethany for Children and 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 (INTACT)

FULL-TIME | MOLINE, ILLINOIS

​Date Available:  Immediately

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 case manager. 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.

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, ILLINOIS

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.


Date available: Immediately
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Last day to receive applications: Open until filled

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.


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) Multiple positions due to Program Expansion

FULL-TIME | BETTENDORF, DAVENPORT, NORTH SCOTT, & PLEASANT VALLEY School Districts

Bethany for Children & Families is planning ahead for the 2020-2021 school year and due to program expansion, we are looking to fill multiple school-based Therapist positions. Therapists will be assigned to work in a designated school in the North Scott, Davenport, and surrounding community 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

WRAPAROUND MENTOR

SUB-CONTRACT

Position Available: Immediately
Contact Person: Quincy Davis
Email Resume to: qdavis@bethany-qc.org
Position Requirements: Bethany for Children & Families is looking for caring and responsible adult male and female mentors who would like to serve as a trusted friend and guide to youth in the Illinois Quad Cities and surrounding area. Peer pressure is at an all-time high, and stress levels are soaring. If you are a good listener, observer, and problem-solver who excels in the areas of respect, trust, understanding, and empathy, we would like to hear from you! Reimbursement rate is $12.30 per hour at a max of eight hours per month.

EOE

LICENSED DENTAL HYGIENISTS

SUB-CONTRACT

Position Available: Immediately
Contact Person: Evena Wash
Email Resume to: ewash@bethany-qc.org
Position Requirements: Immediate opening for an Illinois and Iowa licensed Hygienist to provide dental education and preventive dental care to students on state-of-the-art Give Kids a Smile dental bus serving the Quad-Cities and surrounding area. Availability Monday-Thursday. Reimbursement rate is $30.00 per hour.


EOE

LICENSED ILLINOIS & IOWA DENTISTS

SUB-CONTRACT

Position Available: Immediately
Contact Person: Evena Wash
Email Resume to: ewash@bethany-qc.org
Position Requirements: Immediate opening for Illinois and Iowa licensed Dentists to provide exams to students on state-of-the-art Give Kids a Smile dental bus serving the Quad-Cities and surrounding area. Availability Monday-Thursday. Reimbursement rate is $60.00 per hour.

EOE

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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

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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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