Select Page

Mental Health Counselor II - Adult Services Program - BH/014

WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT & COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

Job Posted: Sept. 28, 2022

Division
Behavioral Health Services, Counselors

Job Summary
Works under the supervision of the Adult Services Program Coordinator. Provides direct clinical services to a chronic mentally ill adult population: comprehensive mental health assessments; development and implementation of Individual Treatment Plans; mental health case management, psychosocial rehabilitation, community support services; crisis intervention, and psychotherapy. Must be proficient in providing treatment and skill-development services in group settings. Primary population focus will be on adult mentally ill population and also, those consumers who may have a mental illness and a co-occurring substance abuse problem. The applicant will provide case management and treatment services for all individuals enrolled in WCMHC and may work at multiple WCHD office locations. Ability to pass IMCANS certification. Flexible hours, including evening and weekends.

Minimum Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
An accredited Master’s Degree in Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, or Marriage and Family Therapy, with one (1) year of clinical experience, Licensure as a Licensed Clinical Psychologist (LCP), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), or a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).

REQUIREMENTS:
Verification of employment eligibility or U.S. citizenship. Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License, with minimum auto liability insurance

DESIRED:
Bilingual in Spanish. Computer literacy including word processing, spreadsheets, and statistical programs.

Salary Range

Grade 14 Hourly Wage ($24.83 – $38.72)

Disclaimer

I certify that answers/information given herein are true, complete and accurate. I understand that any omission or misrepresentation of information may be sufficient cause for rejection of this application or, if employment has commenced, grounds for immediate dismissal. I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application for employment as may be necessary in arriving at an employment decision. I hereby authorize any schools that I have attended, current and previous employers, and organizations named in this application to provide the County of Will with any information that may be requested to make an employment decision. I hereby specifically waive written notice from any and all former employers regarding their disclosure to the County of Will of any information including disciplinary action. I understand that if I am offered employment, it is contingent upon satisfactorily passing a physical examination and/or drug test prior to placement in the position for which I have applied when such tests are required. I specifically authorize law enforcement agencies to release any records of prior criminal convictions and/or pending felony charges it may have or may obtain from other sources to the County of Will. I hereby release the County of Will and other agencies from any and all actions and claims that may be sustained by me from the release and use of the information. I understand and agree that in the absence of an express written agreement to the contrary executed by the employer, any employment I accept shall be for an indefinite term and shall be terminable at any time, with or without notice or cause, either by me or at the will and sole discretion of the employer. I have read or had read to me and understand the above statement. For purposes of this electronic form, my typed name in the signature box represents my signature. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT SIGNATURES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR EMPLOYMENT.

DATE POSTED:
9/28/22 – BH/014

Contact:
Stacey J. Knack, M.B.A.
Program Coordinator, Human Resources
Will County Health Department
501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433
(815)727-8822
Fax (815)727-8526