We Are Hiring:
This Behavioral Health Counselor role is eligible for a
$5,000 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 are
Health represents one of the largest hospital systems in Illinois,
with 15 acute care hospitals and four specialty hospitals devoted
to behavioral health, long-term care, physical rehabilitation and
women and children’s needs.
PM Shift, 3:00pm- 11:30pm w/ rotating weekends
Alexian Bros Behavioral Health Hospital, Hoffman Estates,
Why join AMITA
More than a
job: Working for
Ascension is more than a job. It’s a career where your talent and
passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for
patients, team members and the community.
Strength in our
people- At AMITA
Health, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in
them. We strongly support a work life balance and you will benefit
from significant professional opportunities, career advancement and
Values: As a
community, we welcome all faiths, and are inspired by the mission
and values of Ascension, to provide high – quality, compassionate
personalized care with dignity, especially to those in our
communities who are most in need. This guiding vision is the
cornerstone of who we are as a company, national, non-profit and
provides you with great benefits package that
affordable health insurance, prescription drugs, dental and
vision plans. Associates can opt into Flexible Spending Accounts
(FSA), Health Saving Accounts (HSA) and Health Reimbursement
reimbursement program for part-time
and full-time associates to help in paying for their
recognized certifications and free online learning tools
help them engage in work, learn new skills and grow their careers.
Collaborative work environments also give associates a chance to
learn from others’ experiences across disciplines.
leadership programs that will meet
the needs of associates and where they are in their career
journeys. Ascension associates have access to internal career
resources, as well as dedicated nursing career coaches
What You Will Do:
As a Behavioral Health Counselor,
you will provide behavioral health counseling
What You Will Need:
- Conduct patient assessments and establish therapy treatment
- Administer individual and group therapy.
- Maintain thorough and confidential records of
- Evaluate progress and effectiveness of therapy
- Provide patient with information regarding resources and
therapeutic activities in the community.
- Work directly with the patient, family, physician and community
providers to ensure active and collaborate care from the
initiation of treatment to the time of discharge.
- Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science, Social Science, or
Education: Master's degree in
Behavioral Science, Social Science, or Psychology is highly
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.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
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.
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
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please 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.