Service Coordinator - Social Work
at La Rabida Children's Hospital

Date Posted: 11/28/2019

Job Description

One (1) Full-Time position

  • Serves as the hub of the Early Intervention System, by working with the families, providers, and Department of Human Services to ensure that children and their families receive services in an appropriate and timely manner.

            o   Completes Intakes

            o   Coordinates eligibility determination process

            o   Assists families in locating service providers.

            o   Facilitates development of individual family service plans (IFSP).

            o   Maintains early intervention records

            o   Maintains up tot date accurate information on Cornerstone system.

            o   Maintains on-going contact with families

            o   Facilitates six month IFSP reviews.

            o   Implements transition plan.

            o   Completes the family fee schedule

            o   Conducts developmental screenings and public awareness presentations.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Social Work, Psychology or related field required.

  • Minimum of 1 – 3 years working either in Early Intervention or with families of children with special needs required.

  • Must become credentialed as a Service Coordinator.  

  • Bilingual, Spanish is preferred.

  • Employee must maintain automobile insurance.  

  • La Rabida strongly recommends that the employee maintain the following liability limits:

            o   Automobile liability/$100,000 per person per accident;

            o   Bodily injury/$300,000 Aggregate per accident;

            o   Property damage/$50,000 per accident; and

            o   Automobile medical payments/$1,000 per person.

Job Snapshot

About Us

La Rabida Children’s Hospital is the only is the only hospital of its kind in Chicago.  We specialize in treatment of chronic illnesses, developmental disabilities, abuse and trauma.  La Rabida provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary health services to children across a continuum of care, serving as a model for family-centered care.

La Rabida is a very special place.  Triumphs occur here. Children overcome odds and excel beyond hope. This is where those who serve gain more than they give. La Rabida offers rewarding job opportunities across a wide array of clinical, administrative and support service functions. We also offer psychology training programs in child clinical and pediatric psychology.

Our comprehensive employee benefits program is competitive. Our lakefront location is spectacular. We are an equal opportunity employer. We promote healthy eating and our facilities are smoke free.

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