Employment Opportunities

YSB's greatest asset is its staff. The people we serve depend on compassionate professionals committed to YSB's mission.We welcome you to email your resume (please put the word resume and the position including office in the subject line) to hrs@ysbiv.org or by mail Attn: Human Resources, 424 W. Madison St., Ottawa, IL. 61350. Resume attachments must be formatted in the following extension types: .doc, .docx, .pdf

Open Positions: 

Foster Care Supervisor - Rockford - Supervisor for foster care program. Must have MSW or Master's in social service degree.  Child Welfare Licensure (preferred). Job duties include but not limited to supervising a team of foster care caseworkers, conducting team meetings, attending court, and helping in the decision making of the foster care program. Fulltime with benefits. 

Therapist  -  For the Ottawa area, must be license eligible, masters or MSW, LCPC or LCSW. A minimum of two nights per week seeing clients in evenings. Clients to be seen in the Streator/Ottawa area. 

Foster Care Case Aide - Princeton/Lasalle area, Crystal Lake and Aurora area. Part-time and fulltime positions depending on location supervising visits and transporting foster children. Must have clean driving record, reliable fully insured car and able to pass a background check. 

Licensing Supervisor -may be located out of Aurora or Rockford -  MSW or master's degree needed plus 3 year's experience in child welfare. Provides direct supervision of the licensing and recruitment staff. Faciliates team meetings, ensure case documentation meets agency and DCFS requirements, hire and train new caseworkers. 

 Foster Care Caseworker - Aurora area. Must have bachelor's degree in a social service field. Experience working with children. Carries a caseload of foster care clients. Involves attending court, completing documentation in a timely basis, and conducting visits with the biological parent/guardian and the child on a regular basis as required by DCFS. 

Youth Service Bureau is an equal opportunity employer.