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Crisis Counselor Overnight FT

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois Chicago, IL
  • Expired: 5 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description :

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois is a not-for-profit social service agency with more than 100 program sites throughout the state of Illinois. Our services include counseling, mental health, substance abuse treatment, housing, work with prisoners and their families and services for older adults and a variety of services for children including preschool, foster care, and adoption.

  • We are looking for a full-time overnight candidate.

  • Come join our team and work in the exciting and fast paced atmosphere of the Emergency Department.

  • Project IMPACT works in local community based hospitals on the North-side of Chicago.

  • This candidate would be responsible for providing crisis mental health evaluations in the ED for patients who are experiencing a psychiatric emergency.

Requirements :

  • Patients may also have a history of trauma and substance use that the candidate will assess for and refer appropriately.

  • This candidate would have a working knowledge of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual V and would need to provide preliminary diagnosis to assist in determining the patient's needed level of care.

  • BA/MA in social work or related field.

  • Must have overnight availability

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.

Key Words: Crisis Counselor, Social Services, Human Services, Medical Health Services, Mental Health, Rehabilitation Services, Not for Profit, NonProfit, NFP.

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois

Why Work Here?

Great place to work if you want to make a difference.

About Us Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI) is one of the largest statewide providers of social services. Our dedicated staff help children, adults, and seniors to transform their lives. We provide services to one of every 300 people in Illinois! Our skilled and diverse workforce has a passion for making a difference—in our clients’ lives and in the social services field. We provide foundational tools and professional development to help staff strengthen the impact of their work and further their careers. LSSI uses a whole person philosophy of care and leads the way in applying innovation and best practices in our programs. Our services include foster care, family intervention, early childhood education, mental health, counseling, addiction treatment, support for people with disabilities, affordable senior housing, home care for older adults, and re-entry programs for formerly incarcerated individuals. Whether you are an experienced professional, a recent college grad, reentering the workforce, or just starting out, consider a career with LSSI. We have over 50 offices across Illinois. Be a part of our team and make a difference! A wide variety of rewarding opportunities await you at LSSI! Join the Lutheran Social Services of Illinois Talent Network today! What is a Talent Network? Joining our Talent Network will enhance your job search and application process. Whether you choose to apply or just leave your information, we look forward to staying connected with you. Why Join? Receive alerts with new job opportunities that match your interests Share job opportunities with family and friends through Social Media or email


Chicago, Illinois
Chicago, IL