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Open Positions at Ecker Center as of February 27, 2017

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To apply for an open position, please email resume and cover letter, indicating which position you are applying for, to: rgrauzinis@eckercenter.org or you may send your resume to Human Resources at:  Ecker Center for Mental Health,  1845 Grandstand Place, Elgin, IL  60123. No phone calls please

 

Bilingual Intake & Assessment Specialist/Case Manager - FT, Case Management Position available. Handle inquiries related to mental health services including completing intake forms, scheduling assessments and providing referrals for services elsewhere. Complete comprehensive mental health assessments and re-assessments. Develop goal oriented ITP’s that are strength-based and recovery oriented on all assigned clients as required. Provide accurate, quality documentation within a maximum of 48 hours after service delivery. Assist adults with persistent or recurrent mental illness live independently in the community via locating housing, food & transportation resources, applying for entitlements, providing counseling and life skill training and advocating for the client's needs.  Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service field and minimum 1 year clinical experience. Must be bi-lingual Spanish. Must have a valid Illinois driver's license, auto insurance and automobile.  Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., 35 hour workweek.

 

Mental Health Professional –PT Two positions available. Provide rehabilitation services, contribute to and develop treatment plans and manage crisis for all residential clients. Handle referrals and discharges for residential services. Assist clients in obtaining/maintaining entitlements. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service Field or five years’ experience in Mental Health field. Willingness to work regularly scheduled hours, holidays and overtime in emergency situations. Must have the ability to work cooperatively with mentally ill adults, and to administer CPR.  Must have valid Illinois driver’s license, auto insurance and automobile. Please specify which schedule is of interest.

Hours:

SRP – Supervised Residential

Saturday, 11:30 p.m. – Sunday, 7:30 a.m. (8 hours weekly)

HUD- Abbott:

Monday- Friday 4:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (22.5 hours weekly)


Intensive & CST Case Manager - FT, Case Management Position available. Assist adults with persistent or recurrent mental illness live independently in the community via locating housing, food & transportation resources, applying for entitlements, providing counseling and life skill training and advocating for the client's needs. Spend 70% of work hours providing direct client center recovery oriented services. Develop goal oriented ITP’s that are strength-based and recovery oriented on all assigned clients as required. Provide accurate, quality documentation within a maximum of 48 hours after service delivery. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service field and minimum 1 year clinical experience, including crisis intervention and stabilization. Must have a valid Illinois driver's license, auto insurance and automobile. Hours: Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Fridays 9:00 a.m. – 11a.m. 30 hour workweek. 


Ecker Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, age, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic conditions or predispositions, military and veteran  status, political affiliation, or any other legally protected status.