Mental Health Professional – Pilsen Inn Residential

Pilsen Wellness Center - Pilsen Inn Residential

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 14 different locations.

The Pilsen Inn Residential Services, funded by the Illinois Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health, provides a 26-bed, 24-hour supervised residential setting for persons diagnosed with a mental illness. Rehabilitation services focus on increasing program participants’ daily living skills, promoting independence, and sharing relevant knowledge and information related to their specific mental illness (i.e. importance of a medication regimen, adverse effects of discontinuing medications, signs and symptoms, etc.)

We are seeking for a highly motivated full-time Mental Health Professional to join our Pilsen Inn Residential located at 2635 West 23rd Street, Chicago, Illinois 60608.

The work schedule:

Wednesday to Sunday, 3pm to 11pm

Responsibilities and Duties

This individual will contribute to the implementation of the participants’ service plans, specifically designed to increase the participants’ skills in independent daily living, independent economic self-sufficiency and community integration/reintegration, which may include an array of services and interventions designed to provide treatment, habitation training and other integration services. Must feel comfortable lifting and moving heavy items.

Qualifications and Skills

This individual must have a Bachelor Degree in Psychology or a related field or 5 years’ experience in the Mental Health Field. Familiarity with Medicaid Rule 132 desired. Valid Driver’s License Required. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.

Benefits

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!

EOE

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