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Open Positions at Ecker Center as of December 10, 2018


To apply for an open position, please email resume and cover letter, indicating which position you are applying for, to: 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

Therapist, Bilingual Spanish – PT, Elgin Therapy Position available. Provide individual, couple, family, and group therapies on a regular basis, meeting established standards. Complete Comprehensive Assessments, goal oriented Individual Treatment Plans, and quality documentation which includes progress notes and other relevant information for the client’s medical records. Qualifications: LPC, LCPC or LCSW licensed therapist with experience providing individual therapy to adults and children. Must be able to work independently and have good computer skills. Bilingual Spanish required. Hours:  11 - 15 hours weekly; Wednesday 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. with some flexibility in hours.

Mental Health Professional – FT, Supervised Residential Position 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; must have good computer skills. 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. Hours: Monday – Friday, 3:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., 40 hour work week.

Bilingual Administrative Support Specialist/Medical Records Specialist – FT Position available. Answer switchboard, transfer calls, assist clients with paperwork, schedule appointments and other general office duties. Qualifications: One year to three years' experience of telephone operating and data entry. Must be bilingual (Spanish). Must have good phone skills, be courteous, have clear diction and proper pronunciation skills, and enjoy working with the public. Medical Record tasks: Maintain medical records; open new records; close records. File, scan, and pull medical records; sort in alphabetical, numerical, chronological formats. Accurate typing skills, and proficiency in MS Word, Excel and other computer programs. Hours: Monday - Thursday, 10:00 am – 6:30 pm, Saturday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm., 40 hour workweek.

Psychiatrist – PT, Psychiatry Clinic Position available. See new and established patients for diagnosis, evaluation and medication management. Document clinical notes in electronic medical record; use electronic prescribing system. Qualifications: Illinois licensed physician with psychiatry specialty. Hours: Flexible 4 – 12 hours weekly; M-F, day and evening hours are available.


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.