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Director of Food & Nutrition

Director of Food and Nutrition is responsible for planing, directing, and coordinating activities of the Dietary Department in order to provide quality care for patients and hospital employees. Must be able to direct the department in a manner that maintains continual compliance with all applicable standards and regulatory agencies and local sanitation requirements. Minimum credentials-Associates degree in Culinary Arts and Food Service Management Licensure/Certification. Five years food service and supervisory experience, preferably In a hospital setting. All city, county and state required certifications must be current.

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Licensed Practical Nurse

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital is a high quality, private Behavioral Health and Addiction Treatment Center of Excellence located on the north side of the city. We specialize in the treatment of adults, children and adolescents with psychiatric and/or alcohol addiction and chemical or drug dependency issues. Recovery is important to us and we are committed to a supportive environment and an ongoing plan for long-term sobriety and improved mental health.

Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Behavioral Health/Mental Health Experience preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

Outpatient Clinician - Part- Time/ Per Diem

Outpatient Clinician

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

The Outpatient Clinician is responsible for providing services within Chicago Lakeshore Hospital Outpatient Programs.  These services include assessment, therapy, treatment plan development and case management. Therapies may include individual, group or family, as clinically indicated. Outpatient programs serve a diverse patient population including adolescents and adults. We provide programs tailored to specific clinical needs, including trauma, psychosis, and dual diagnosis.  

The ideal candidate possesses excellent interpersonal and communication skills, basic computer proficiency, ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and capacity for effectively managing stressful interpersonal interactions.  This position requires regular interfacing with internal and external treatment team members.

Job Requirements

Education: Minimal education requirements include Master’s degree in Clinical Counseling, Social Work or similar field.

Licensure: This position requires licensure (i.e. LSW, LPC). LCSW or LCPC preferred.

Experience: 2 year experience in a clinical setting preferred.

Job Type: Part-Time/Per Diem

 

Utilization Review Specialist

We are seeking experienced PRN Float Pool Utilization Specialist. Our ideal candidates will complete quality health care service reviews as assigned to advocate for authorization of patient healthcare needs in a cost effective manner to promote positive outcomes. Duties include utilization management and quality monitoring. The ideal candidate will have experience in an inpatient behavioral health/psychiatric hospital setting. Primary duties will be focused in an inpatient setting. Hours will vary by week. Current Illinois LPC, LCPC, LSW, or LCSW licensure preferred. Bilingual candidates encouraged to apply. The minimum degree required is a Bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree is preferred.

 

Interested applicants must provide a contact telephone number and a valid email address

 

Psychologist / Behaviorist

We are seeking a Psychologist/Behaviorist for up to 25 hours per week. Requirements include: PHD. LCPC, LCSW and experience working with a wide range of psychiatric populations with behavioral, mood and personality disorders.  The right candidate should have extensive “hands-on” experience with assessment skills, behavioral planning and/or teaching/collaborative abilities to assist other professionals with significant behavioral challenges.   Specific work experience with Child and adolescents is a plus.

To apply email: hrresumes@chicagolakeshorehospital.com

Therapist

The Expressive Therapist will provide quality expressive therapy intervention services to psychiatric and chemically dependent patients in a group setting. These sessions will address therapeutic goals in collaboration with the patients treatment team.

Requires a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Art Therapy, Dance Movement Therapy, or related field.

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Mental Health Worker- Child and Adolescent

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for Mental Health Counselor positions who would responsible for providing treatment services to children and adolescents with mental illness and substance abuse issues as an integral part of the multidisciplinary team. Treatment services include orientation, assessment, treatment planning, crisis intervention and psycho educational groups. This position requires the candidate to have a Bachelor's degree and preferred to have 2+ years treating adults in an inpatient setting. Must work in a team environment, including working closely with the charge nurse. Benefits include a competitive pay scale, major medical benefits and 401K. Bilingual in Spanish/English is highly desirable. Please apply online by going to the Careers tab and clicking on Apply.

8/2014

RN –Child and Adolescent

We are seeking dedicated RNs who will provide clinical expertise in  our Child and Adolescent Unit. Full time positions are available in INPATIENT child and adolescent chemical dependency and/or psychiatric units. Shifts vary. Experience in behavioral health services is preferred. BILINGUAL IN SPANISH/ENGLISH IS HIGHLY DESIRABLE. Excellent salary. Please apply on-line by going to the Careers tab and clicking on Apply.

RN General Adult Unit

We are seeking dedicated RNs who will provide clinical expertise on our General Adult Unit. Full time positions are available in INPATIENT adult chemical dependency and/or psychiatric units. Shifts vary. Experience in behavioral health services is preferred. BILINGUAL IN SPANISH/ENGLISH IS HIGHLY DESIRABLE. Excellent salary. Please apply on-line by going to the Careers tab and clicking on Apply

Mental Health Worker- General Adult Unit

We are seeking a dedicated Mental Health Counselor who would be responsible for providing patient care on our General Adult Unit. Treatment services include individual and group counseling, assessment, treatment planning, crisis intervention, and education. A Bachelor's Degree is required, as well as 1-3 years of work experience. Qualified candidates should have Chemical Dependency experience in an Adult inpatient setting. Available shifts are  Full Time Days and Evenings (7 a.m. – 3 p.m. and 3 p.m.-11 p.m.). Benefits include a competitive pay scale, major medical benefits and 401K. BILINGUAL IN SPANISH/ENGLISH IS HIGHLY DESIRABLE. 

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If you are unable to apply on line, please use one of the following options to send you cover letter and resume:

U.S. Mail
Chicago Lakeshore Hospital
Attn: Human Resources
4840 North Marine Dr.
Chicago, IL 60640


Fax

773-907-4575

 

Email

HRresumes@chicagolakeshorehospital.com

 *Chicago Lakeshore Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, gender, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.