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Location:  Rockford, IL, US, 61101-1231
Job Requisition ID:  22845
DCFS is deeply committed to the welfare and protection of children. Our goal is to protect children by strengthening and supporting families. In every effort, from receiving hotline calls to reaching family reunification or foster care and adoption, children and families are our focus. 
The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is seeking an organized, professional, and energetic individual to serve as Child Protection Investigations Team Supervisor. Under administrative direction, this position will plan, review, and coordinate the activities of a team of professional investigators engaged in conducting child abuse/neglect investigations. The position will make critical decisions on case related activities and provide after hours supervisory coverage. This position provides a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about children and interested in providing leadership of a team of child protection professionals focused on keeping children safe. DCFS offers a competitive compensation plan, excellent benefits, and a pension program. The ideal candidate for this position will have excellent organizational skills and strong leadership capabilities. We invite you to join our innovative team to help make a positive difference in the lives of the children and families of Illinois.
Agency :  Department of Children and Family Services 
Closing Date/Time: 01/31/2023 
Salary:   $6956-$10607 monthly-Anticipated Starting Salary $6956 
Job Type:   Salaried Full Time 
County:   Winnebago 
Number of Vacancies:   1  

Minimum Qualifications

1. Requires a master's degree in Social Work from a recognized college or university and three years of progressively responsible administrative child welfare experience
2. A master's degree in related human services field from a recognized college or university and four years of progressively responsible administrative experience in a related human services field
Specialized Skills:
Of the previously noted years of experience, requires that the experience include at least 2 years in the administration of child protection/investigations

Employment Conditions

1. Requires ability to pass a background check
2. Requires ability to travel and possession of a valid driver’s license
Work Hours:  8:30 am-5:00 pm Monday - Friday  
Work Location: 200 S Wyman St Rockford, IL 61101-1231 
Supervisor: Vacant
Agency Contact: 
Name: Mario A. Camilo Polanco 
Job Family:  Administration/Management; Social Services  
This position DOES contain “Specialized Skills” (as that term is used in CBAs).
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