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AMITA Health Therapist-Behavioral Health Bilingual LCSW LCPC- Full Time - Days in Chicago, Illinois

We Are Hiring

This role is eligible for a $5000 sign-on bonus, provided you successfully complete all pre-employment requirements subject to the terms and conditions of the offer. Former associates of six months or less are not eligible.

For more than 100 years, AMITA Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth has provided compassionate, award-winning care to the city's near-northwest side. Our patient-centered, multilingual doctors can be found at our two convenient campuses. Our 495-bed medical center provides comprehensive services including primary care, cancer care, behavioral health, orthopedics and rehab, cardiology, imaging, midwifery and obstetrics, emergency services, surgery and more. Magnet-recognized by the American Nursing Credentialing Center, we rank in the top seven percent of all U.S. hospitals for nursing excellence. We have a rich history of community involvement, so you’ll feel at home from the moment you walk through our doors. We’re here for you. In sickness and in health.®

AMITA Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth is a Catholic hospital that abides by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Healthcare Services

Schedule Hours: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM Mondays through Fridays OR 10:30 am - 7 PM Tuesdays through Thursday with Friday and Saturdays from 8:30 am - 5 pm.

LCPC or LCSW required. Bilingual Spanish speaking preferred. Interest in working with clients of all ages.

We Offer You:

  • Competitive wages

  • Affordable medical and dental

  • Retirement match

  • PTO and paid holidays

  • Significant professional opportunities

  • Innovative practice groups and networks

  • Comprehensive training

  • And so much more

What You Will Do

Provide comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental, emotional, behavioral, addictive and developmental disorders and disabilities using specialized clinical knowledge and advanced clinical skills.

  • Perform comprehensive diagnostic assessments of patient’s needs and psychosocial status.

  • Develop a comprehensive, individualized treatment plan and goals for the patient and provide psychotherapy, group and family therapy if applicable.

  • Collaborate with other members of the multidisciplinary team, as appropriate, to develop treatment goals for the patient.

  • May participate in multidisciplinary patient care conferences discussing information obtained from patient assessments, updates, treatment plans.

  • Provide appropriate documentation of all pertinent information obtained in interviews, consultation with other healthcare professionals, referrals, contacts and supportive services provided to each patient.

  • Complete necessary documentation and reporting in accordance with departmental standards and Federal and State regulations.

  • Provide direct clinical supervision to interns and assigned staff.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • One or more of the following required:

  • Clinical Counselor credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Counselor credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Social Worker specializing in Clinical Practice credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Social Worker credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Clinical Counselor obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Master's degree required.

Additional Preferences

LCPC OR LCSW strongly Preferred

Willing to serve all ages strongly preferred

Bilingual (spanish speaking) preferred

Why Join Our Team

AMITA Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area. We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body, mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being. We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that AMITA Health will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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