The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
  • 03-Mar-2023 to 31-Mar-2023 (CST)
  • Child Welfare
  • La Salle, IL, USA
  • 57300 per year
  • Full Time

See yourself achieving solutions. Join our team!

About The Center for Youth and Family Solutions (CYFS):

(CYFS) is seeking compassionate, committed, and culturally competent individuals who align with our mission of helping children and families in need with dignity, compassion, and respect to resolve life challenges. CYFS is one of central Illinois' largest, nationally accredited social service agencies, serving over 20,000 individuals in 37 counties.

Our family-centered, inclusive, trauma-responsive, and strength-based interventions help bring about lasting positive change.

Perks of Working at CYFS:

  • Supportive, inclusive, and strengths-focused culture
  • Opportunities for advancement and professional development! As we grow, you grow with us!
  • Flexible Work Schedule, with the ability to work remotely on occasion
  • Employee Assistance Program to help with Work-Life Integration and other potential well-being challenges
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Accrual of 15 vacation days and 8 sick days, plus 5 personal/wellness days
  • Paid 3 weeks parental leave
  • "Dress for your day" dress code
  • Educational Reimbursement
  • Reimbursement for mileage
  • Agency issued cell phone


Starting at $57,300.00 (Exempt)

About the Position:

Oversees the day-to-day and long-term operations of the case management team by providing guidance, resources, and back-up, while ensuring quality and timely delivery of services to children and families in foster care and/or intact services.

A Typical Day as an Foster Care Team Supervisor:

  • Ensure that services plans are completed on time and reflect client input.
  • Evaluate all foster care services provided to ensure the services are meeting long-term objectives of the agency and meeting standards of time and cost efficiencies
  • Provide case management and other services to clients when staff is not available
  • Review and approve records, reports, and documentation from supervised staff to ensure accuracy and compliance with guidelines and procedures
  • Provide weekly one-on-one supervision with case management team


815 2nd St. LaSalle, IL with willingness to travel and spend several hours in the field visiting client's homes, communities, and attending court. This office provides services to the following counties: LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam, Stark, and Bureau

Work Hours: Schedule is flexible and non-traditional; based around the availability of youth and families served

Does the Following Apply to You?

  • Master's degree in Social Work, Human Service, or related field
  • Child Welfare Experience (preferred)
  • CWEL License (preferred)

Additional Qualifications:

  • Completion of DCFS criminal background check and fingerprinting
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Obtain an insured vehicle
  • At least three years of driving experience with a valid driver's license
  • Successful completion of DCFS Foundations Training to obtain Child Welfare Licensure (if applicable)

Additional Benefits:

  • Choice of 4 medical plans including PPO and high deductible plans with HSA
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401k plan with employer match
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Plan and Dependent Care Plan

For information on The Center for Youth and Family Solutions, including more information on employee benefits and our company culture, visit our website at

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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