Full Time Substance Use Counselor- Cermak

Job description

Pilsen Wellness Center, Inc. is a community-based not-for-profit agency that provides culturally sensitive services to a multicultural population with limited financial resources. The organizations mission has remained providing quality human services to economically disadvantaged children and families. The agency is comprised of five divisions – Mental Health, Substance Abuse, Youth Services, Early Intervention, and Education which are currently supported through 15 different locations.

We are seeking highly motivated Substance Use Counselors to join our Cermak Facility located at 3113 West Cermak Road Chicago, IL 60623.

The work schedule available is: Monday- Friday: 6:00 am-2:00 pm & alternating Saturday’s.

Responsibilities and Duties

This individual assesses the participant’s needs, participates in the development and implementation of Individual Treatment Plans, facilitates the provision of appropriate therapeutic and rehabilitative services, and monitors the progress of participants.

Qualifications and Skills

Certified Alcohol and other Drug Abuse Counselor (CADC) certification preferredBachelor’s degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology, or related field preferred. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.


The agency offers medical insurance, vision, dental and life insurance. Pilsen Wellness Center also offers a 403(B) retirement plan, and a generous time off package which includes vacation days in the first year, sick days and 11 days of holiday pay.

Employees have the opportunity for ongoing professional development including clinical supervision, access to online training courses that may offer CEU ’s with MyLearningPointe amongst other on-site and virtual clinical trainings.

Please visit pilsenwellnesscenter.org for more information about the agency and the programs we offer!


Job Type: Full-time

To apply for this job email your details to hr@pilsenmh.org