Five positions available in Kane and McHenry Counties

Please note which position you are applying for in your application submission.

McHenry County Crystal Lake Office

Spanish Speaking Information & Assistance Specialist

Kane County Elgin Office

Spanish Speaking Information & Assistance Specialist

Kane County Aurora Office

Care Coordinator, Spanish Speaking Information & Assistance Specialist.

Bachelor degree required in Human Services field; Social Work, Psychology or Nursing. Bilingual Spanish preferred (reading, writing & speaking).
All five positions provide the following to clients 60 years of age and older in Kane County through:

  • Assessment of client needs.
  • Information & Assistance will guide clients by
  • referring to appropriate resources
    • Completion of Medicaid/Food Stamp Applications
    • Completion of Benefit Access Applications
    • Provide Medicare Planning
  • Develop and implement care plan
  • Make referral to appropriate case management services.
  • Assist clients in accessing needed services (internal and/or external)

 

Information and Assistance/Care Coordinator Case Aid- Bilingual/Spanish Speaking- Full time position.

This is a dual position working part-time as an Information and Assistance Case Manager and part-time as a Care Coordinator Case Aid. This position will:

  • provides information on opportunities and services available to the individuals within their community,
  • assess the problems and capacities of individuals, and link the available services and resources with the individuals.
  • assist with daily activities such as providing information to clients via telephone,
  • assist Care Coordinators with compiling information on social, personal, financial, or medical history
  • assist Care Coordinators with preparation of forms to put services in place.

And More…

Applicant must possess the following:

  • Good time management and excellent organizational skills.
  • Must have exceptional customer services qualities.
  • Computer skills – Word, Outlook, Excel, be able to navigate the internet to look up information, and complete electronically documentation via the internet.
  • Must have good communication and writing skills.
  • Ability to multitask while keeping the proper priorities in place.

Educational Requirements: Must have a BA/BS in Social Worker related fields.

Bi-lingual/Spanish is a must.

For more information, please contact Senior Services Associates at 847-741-0404 and ask for Laura Gnutek or send your resume to lgnutek@seniorservicesassoc.org


Abuse Investigator/Care Coordinator

Seeking an Abuse Investigator to work with Adult Protective services program investigating allegations of abuse in Northern Kane County. This full-time position serving seniors citizens and disabled adults ages 18-59. A Bachelor’s Degree in a Human Services field such as; Social work, Psychology or Nursing is required.

Please email your resume to: Dan Gutierrez, Adult Protective Supervisor at jgutierrez@seniorservicesassoc.org