Keeping children safe, strengthening families, and building healthy communities since 1899.

Employment

The professional staff at Bethany for Children & Families has been keeping children safe and helping parents care for their children since 1899. It is this spirit, dedication, and commitment that drive the agency to meet and respond to the needs of children and families in our community.

Employees who work 20 or more hours per week are offered basic benefits, which include a generous vacation and sick day policy, ten paid holidays, and an opportunity to enroll in dental insurance and a flexible spending account. Employees who work 30 or more hours per week are offered the same, plus health insurance with employer contributions to the flexible spending account. All eligible employees are able to participate in a 403(b) Thrift savings plan. The agency contributes 8% of an employee’s earnings to the investment account(s) of the employee’s choice.

Bethany is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all people regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual preference, age, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, or veteran status.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS OFFICE

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNICATION – FULL-TIME

Date Position will be Available: September 23, 2017
Salary: Negotiated

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts with an emphasis in communications, marketing, fund development or a related field. CFRE designation desirable.
  • Proven track record in raising funds in the not-for-profit sector.
  • At least five years of experience in fund development and marketing.
  • Sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural differences in the community.
  • Knowledge and experience with constituency development and cultivation, donor solicitation strategies, proposal writing, direct mail, special events, planned giving, estate planning, capital campaigns, and gift processing, management and reporting.

Position Specifics:
Director of Development & Communication - this full time position will provide exceptional leadership and management to the fund development, communication, and marketing programs at Bethany for Children & Families and will ensure that the mission of Bethany for Children & Families is advanced by developing and sustaining strong financial support and communicating agency programs to the community. Duties include annual fund, grant writing, donor prospecting, donor relations, stewardship, major gifts, planned giving, and event planning. 

Last day to receive applications: October 13, 2017 – Submit cover letter and resume, or complete Application for Employment form found on the website, and forward to Bethany for Children & Families, c/o Human Resources, P.O. Box 697, Moline, Illinois 61266 or email to ghagen@bethany-qc.org.

EOE

 

ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST – FULL TIME

The Accounting Specialist shall be responsible for providing accounting support to the different functions of the Business Office which includes Accounts Receivables, Accounts Payables and Human Resources. The Accounting Specialist is an administrative position.

Performance Objectives:

  1. Generates and maintains monthly program invoices.  Carry out billing and collection activities according to specific deadlines.
  2. Prepares cash deposit sheets as needed
  3. Enters information into a Medicaid billing system and submits files electronically.
  4. Performs duties associated with supporting the human resource functions of the agency.  These tasks shall include, but are not limited to, collection of monthly attendance sheets, making sure valid copies of employees’ driver licenses and proof of vehicle insurance are on file, typing decline letters to applicants not offered positions, and keeping the resume database up to date.
  5. Maintains active lease/rental/maintenance agreements.
  6. Maintains agency driver’s license and auto insurance verification system
  7. Administrator of Wraparound Services Flex Fund.
  8. Maintains agency’s fixed asset inventory listing.
  9. Assist Accounting Manager in reconciling advanced payments and Foster Care payments
  10. Assist CFO with monthly salary allocations
  11. Data collection and prepare monthly metrics as designated by CFO
  12. Assist in annual budget preparations
  13. Assist with month end closing, year-end closing and annual financial audit
  14. Assist the Accounting Clerk in accounts payable role as needed.
  15. Shall perform and carry out all other duties as assigned.

EOE


DAVENPORT, IOWA OFFICE

SUPERVISOR (of Iowa School-Based Therapy Program) – FULL-TIME

Current opening for a Supervisor to oversee Therapists in our Iowa School-Based Therapy Program.  Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related human service field.  LISW or LMHC required as well as previous supervisory experience in the social service field.  Position requires the Supervisor to provide clinical supervision to school-based Therapists.

To apply, submit cover letter and resume to Bethany for Children & Families, Human Resources, P.O. Box 697, Moline, Illinois 61266-0697 or e-mail to ghagen@bethany-qc.org

EOE


MUSCATINE, IOWA OFFICE

SCHOOL-BASED THERAPIST  –  FULL-TIME

Due to program expansion, we are in need of filling a full-time, School-Based Therapist position in the Muscatine School District to begin in the fall of 2017. Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Social Work or Counseling, a minimum of 2 years post-master’s therapy experience and have an independent Iowa license (LISW or LMHC required). Experience with counseling children and working as part of a multi-disciplinary team also required.

Candidate must possess excellent public relations skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, prior experience facilitating groups and the ability to work independently.

The Therapist will be responsible for providing services to children and/or families as well as adults and will need to manage a full caseload. Further job duties include:

  • Providing intake/evaluation services as a member of a multi-disciplinary team,
  • Completing intake paperwork,
  • Performing assessments,
  • Collaborating with other Bethany for Children & Families staff and school personnel as needed,
  • Providing individual, family and group therapy, and
  • Managing a full caseload and workload, completing reports in accordance with timelines and adhering to social work practice ethics and COA requirements

To apply, submit cover letter and resume to Bethany for Children & Families, Human Resources, P.O. Box 697, Moline, Illinois 61266-0697 or e-mail to ghagen@bethany-qc.org.

EOE

 

CASE MANAGER – FULL TIME

We are currently looking for a Case Manager to work out of our Muscatine office in our Behavioral Health Intervention Services (BHIS) program.  Applicants must have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Services or related field, plus 2 years of relevant experience in human services.  Case management experience required.  Experience in skill building services preferred.

Job duties entail working with children, families, and individual adults with a mental health diagnosis.  The goal is to teach them skills they can use in their everyday lives that will reduce their mental health symptoms allowing them to function at a higher level and live more independently.  Skills taught, but not limited to, include anger management, coping, dealing with depression, peer relations, problem solving, stress management, and independent living skills.

Please submit cover letter and resume to Bethany for Children & Families, Human Resources, P.O. Box 697, Moline, Illinois 61266-0697 or e-mail to ghagen@bethany-qc.org.

EOE


CLINTON, IOWA OFFICE

 

THERAPIST – PART TIME  (with potential to move to full-time)

Due to program expansion, we are in need of filling an office-based Therapist position.  Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Therapy or related human service field from an accredited program with independent licensure in the State of Iowa and at least 2 years of post-graduate experience counseling children and families.  LISW or LMHC required.  Candidates must possess excellent public relations skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, prior experience facilitating groups and the ability to work independently.

Position Specifics: Therapist will be responsible for providing services to children and/or families, as well as adults and will need to manage a caseload. Therapist will also do the following:

  • Provide intake/evaluation services as member of multi-disciplinary team
  • Complete intake paperwork
  • Assessment
  • Collaboration with other Bethany for Children & Families staff and school personnel as needed.
  • Provide individual, family, and group therapy
  • Manage a caseload and the workload, completing reports in accordance with the timeline and adhering to social work practice ethics and COA requirements.

To apply, submit cover letter and resume to Bethany for Children & Families, Human Resources, P.O. Box 697, Moline, Illinois 61266-0697 or e-mail to ghagen@bethany-qc.org


SUB-CONTRACT

Licensed Dental Hygienist

Position Available: September
Contact Person: Evena Wash
Email Resume to: ewash@bethany-qc.org
Position Requirements: Immediate opening for an Illinois and Iowa licensed Hygienist to provide dental education and preventive dental care to students on state-of-the-art Give Kids a Smile dental bus serving the Quad-Cities and surrounding area. Reimbursement rate is $30.00 per hour.

EOE

Licensed Iowa & Illinois Dentist

Position Available: Immediately
Contact Person: Mary Ann McLeod
Email Resume to: mmcleod@bethany-qc.org
Position Requirements: Immediate opening for Illinois and Iowa licensed Dentists to provide exams to students on state-of-the-art Give Kids a Smile dental bus serving the Quad-City and surrounding area. Reimbursement rate is $100.00 per hour.

EOE

Contact Information

Gretchen Hagen
Human Resources Manager
(309) 736-6648
ghagen@bethany-qc.org

 

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