Counselor / Case Manager

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois - Chicago, IL3.5

Full-time
JOB DESCRIPTION
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI), is a leading not-for-profit organization providing healing, justice and wholeness to people and communities. For over 150 years, LSSI has made a difference in the lives of children and families, and we're still a strong, viable presence in the State of Illinois, continuing that commitment to making a difference.

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois is seeking a FT Counselor/Case Manager for Substance Abuse Medication Assisted Detoxification Residential Program: Counselor/Case Manager for 16 bed co-ed Med. Assisted Setox program; responsible for assessment, case management, treatment planning, discharging of clients and individual/group counseling.

JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Current State of Illinois licensure required. • CADC preferred • Bachelor Degree in social work/counseling and 1-3 years working experience required. • Previous experience in substance abuse or the mental health field strongly preferred. • Effective oral and written communication skills • Effective organizational and management skills • Basic computer skills and previous experience with electronic health records required.
What we offer:
Competitive salary based upon relevant education, experience and licensure.
Monetary Incentive rewards
Comprehensive benefits package including healthcare insurance, 26 days of paid time off per calendar year, 10 paid holidays, Sick time, 403(b) plan, Employee Assistance Program, Flexible hours.
Training
We offer room for advancement and an environment where you can utilize your education and experience, knowing that you are making a positive difference in the lives of children and families.

Come be a part of this challenging and rewarding environment!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, pregnancy, any other characteristic protected by law.

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