Jobs

Association for Individual Development:

Administrative Support – Bilingual Receptionist (Part Time – Aurora, IL) :

Greet clients and answer phone, support program operations, copying, faxing and distributing staff mail, track use of and order needed office supplies, general secretarial and support duties

Education: High School degree

Experience: Two years full-time paid employment in general office procedures with secretarial duties involved

Skills: Fluent verbal and written Spanish and English

BHOP QMHP Licensed PAS & MFP Reviewer (On Call – Aurora):

The Behavioral Health PAS & MFP Reviewer is responsible for the provision of screening and review for PAS Screens and Resident Reviews and MFP Resident Reviews. Services are provided primarily in the community at local hospitals and nursing homes. 

Education: Master’s degree in a human services field

License/certifications: LCSW or LCPC

Additional Requirements: At least 2 year of experience in behavioral health required

Case Manager QMHP – BH AOD Counselor:

The Behavioral Health Outpatient & AOD Counselor is responsible for the provision of counseling and case management services to a caseload of approximately 50 clients who are diagnosed with persistent mental illness and or substance abuse. Counselors are expected to work with a team of behavioral health service providers within the agency. 

Education: Master’s degree in a human services field and CADC or CADC pending OR LCPC/LCSW and addictions treatment experience.

License/certifications: CADC, LPC, LCPC, LSW, or LCSW required

Experience: At least 1 year of experience in behavioral health preferred

Case Manager QMHP – Bilingual Licensed / License Pending (Full Time – Aurora, IL):

The Behavioral Health Outpatient Counselor is responsible for the provision of counseling and case management services to a caseload of approximately 25 clients who are diagnosed with persistent mental illness. Counselors are expected to work with a team of behavioral health service providers within the agency. 

Education: Master’s degree in a human services field

License/certifications: LPC, LCPC, LSW, or LCSW preferred

Skills: Fluent verbal and written Spanish and English

Experience: At least 1 year of experience in behavioral health preferred

Case Manager QMHP – Hesed House (Aurora, IL – Full Time):

The Behavioral Health Outpatient Counselor is responsible for the provision of counseling and case management services to a large caseload of clients who are diagnosed with persistent mental illness and are enrolled in Hesed House’s transitional housing program. The counselor will work with case management staff from Hesed House’s SEEDS program, as well as substance abuse treatment staff from Breaking Free to meet the treatment needs of homeless individuals in Aurora. 

Education: Master’s degree in a human services field

License/certifications: LPC, LCPC, LSW, or LCSW preferred

Experience: At least 1 year of experience in behavioral health preferred

Mental Health Professional (MHP) – Behavioral Health Residential):

The MHP is responsible for the implementation of the client’s Individual Plan goals and objectives. The MHP demonstrates this through daily documentation of service provided to each client to whom they are responsible. The MHP will assure client rights and dignity while maintaining a clean and safe environment. Be familiar with and maintain all applicable program and agency regulations.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services Preferred, High School Diploma and 5 years of experience in Social Services

Experience: Experience working with mentally ill adults preferred

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Community Crisis Center:

Case Manager- part-time

Saturdays and Sundays Midnight to 8am at Community Crisis Center in Elgin. Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required in a related human services field. Email cover letter and resume to Maureen at mmanning@crisiscenter.org

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Ecker Center for Mental Health:

Therapist-Part Time, Bilingual Spanish, Community Counseling

Qualifications: Master’s degree in human service field and experience providing individual therapy to adults and children. Bilingual Spanish required; LCSW or LPC preferred. Must be able to work independently. Hours: flexible, Saturday and evening hours are required. 25 hours per week. 

Staff Nurse – FT, Crisis Residential

Counsel, coordinate treatment plans, and manage crises for assigned clients. Assess/evaluate and treat minor medical problems for Crisis Residential clients, and assist in scheduling medical appointments and lab tests in the community when necessary.  Qualifications:  valid Illinois RN License.  Nursing experience in a mental health setting preferred.  Must have valid Illinois driver’s license, automobile and auto insurance

Hours: Monday – Friday 2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (40 total hours per week, eligible for benefits)

Staff Nurse – PT, Crisis Residential

Counsel, coordinate treatment plans, and manage crises for assigned clients. Assess/evaluate and treat minor medical problems for Crisis Residential clients, and assist in scheduling medical appointments and lab tests in the community when necessary.  Qualifications:  valid Illinois RN License.  Nursing experience in a mental health setting preferred.  Must have valid Illinois driver’s license, automobile and auto insurance.

Hours: Saturday and Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (16 total hours per week)

Staff Nurse – PT, Clinic

Assist providers, administer injections, respond to patient calls and inquiries. Qualifications: RN with current Illinois license. Psychiatric nursing experience required; bilingual Spanish a plus.

Hours: Wednesday and Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (16 total hours per week) 

To apply for any of these job opportunities at Ecker Center, send resume to: Elise Hadfield: ehadfield@eckercenter.org 

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Family Service Association of Greater Elgin:

Director of Therapy Services

Family Service Association of Greater Elgin Area is seeking a motivated, dedicated, and enthusiastic candidate to be our Director of Therapy Services. The Therapy Service program address the problems and needs associated with youth, adults, and seniors, and their families experiencing emotional disabilities and/or family dysfunction. The purpose of the program is to reduce the negative effects of emotional disabilities on individuals and their families. This may be provided in individual, family, or group settings.  The right candidate must be organized, flexible, and have strong leadership qualities.

Must have LCPC or LCSW in Illinois. Some supervisory experience is required. Experience working with children and families is preferable.  Must be able to pass an extensive background check. Please send resume to Janeth Barba at jbarba@fsaelgin.org.

http://careers.npo.net/jobs/10352421/director-of-therapy-services

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Lazarus House-Executive Director

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the ministry of Lazarus house, providing leadership and guidance to the Lazarus House staff, guests, volunteers, and the community.
  • Work with the Finance/Audit Committee and Finance HR Director, to provide input and formulate the annual budget including monitoring and approving expenditures.
  • Work with the Development Director and Grant writer to explore funding options to assure that adequate resources are provided to meet Lazarus House
  • Responsible for public relations and marketing strategies representing Lazarus House in the community.
  • Encourage volunteer activity, cultivate and maintain strong connection to local providers, ministries, funders, municipal, County, State, and federal entities to facilitate the procurement of services for our shelter guests and outreach clients.
  • Networking with community resources including Chambers of Commerce and funders to build support for Lazarus House.
  • Work, lead and inspire staff to assist in meeting the needs of our guests while maintaining strong boundaries to ensure guest compliance. To include: training, interviewing, hiring, planning, assigning, and directing work. Appraising performance, rewarding, and disciplining employees, addressing complaints, and resolving problems.
  • Work with case managers to review case files, identify guest needs, and ensure guests are receiving the best, most appropriate services possible and necessary documentation is completed.

Education and or Experience

  • Bachelor in Human Services or related field from an accredited college or university or an equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the required knowledge, skill, and abilities.
  • Proven work in Human Services and/or Clinical experience working with the economically disadvantaged.
  • Minimum of five years progressive management experience, while directly/indirectly supervising employees.
  • Certifications in mental health or substance abuse an asset.
  • Ability and willingness to respond to sensitive situations twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, and carry a wireless communication device. Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays and adjust hours as needed.

If you are interested, please send your resume in a Word document to Katie Collins, Cri_inc@execpc.com, 847-841-8311

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Presence Mercy Medical Center: 

Resource and Referral Line Clinician-Full Time

The primary responsibility of this position is to answer the Resource & referral line, provide appropriate resources & referrals to the caller and arrange for a warm handoff when possible.  This role will include providing high level community case management and provide follow up with clients when needed.  The Resource & Referral line clinician shares the responsibility of identifying resource needs of each client.

Education-Master’s Degree in Social Work or Counseling is required.

For more information and to apply, visit: http://bit.ly/2DW5l7v

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TriCity Family Services:

Clinical Therapist-Part Time

Therapist will provide assessment, individual and family out-patient therapy to a varied caseload.  Caseload will include providing treatment to children, adolescents and their families.  Agency has a family-based counseling focus.  Evening hours are required.  Master’s degree in a mental health discipline plus three years post degree experience in a mental health setting.  Licensure in the State of Illinois (LCPC, LCSW, LMFT) preferred; provisional license will be considered.  Send current resume/vita plus letter of application with salary requirements to Human Resources, TriCity Family Services, 1120 Randall Ct., Geneva, IL 60134; E-mail jo’neal@tricityfamilyservices.org; Fax: 630-232-1471

Accounting Supervisor (part-time)

Geneva area social service agency is seeking an individual experienced in G/L, A/R, A/P, preparation of financial statements, cash payments, payroll processing and other general accounting duties.  Excel and financial software proficiency required; non-profit experience desirable; insurance billing experience a plus.  Great working environment.  Send resume and salary requirements to:  lposs@tricityfamilyservices.org.  EEOC employer.

Part-Time Receptionist

This position is Tuesdays, 2 PM – 9 PM and Thursdays, 1 PM – 9 PM in our St. Charles office and Wednesdays 4:30 PM – 9 PM in our Geneva office.  The Receptionist assumes primary responsibility for front desk coverage and for seeing to the orderly operation of the office. Responsibilities include:

  • Greets clients and processes fee payments and provide clients with a receipt
  • Performs word processing functions as time permits
  • Assists with scanning of documents and agency mailings as time permits
  • Performs the agency’s evening closing procedure
  • Keeps the Manager of Office Operations informed of any problems or concerns that may have arisen during shift
  • Attends administrative clerical meetings
  • Assists with other special projects as assigned

Salary: $13.00 /hour.  EEOC employer.  Please forward resume to sjones@tricityfamilyservices.org.