• Intake Counselor

    Posted on October 25, 2017 by in
    The SHARE Program/a program of Leyden Family Service
    October 25, 2017
    Job Type
    1776 Moon Lake Blvd



    The SHARE Program is a JCAHO accredited, non-hospital based, 68 bed residential substance abuse treatment facility located in Hoffman Estates. We are seeking multiple candidates for part-time and full-time Intake Counselors in our fast-paced Intake Department that is open 7 days a week, including evenings and holidays.

    Job Duties Include:

    • Promptly respond to incoming & outgoing calls within a high call volume department
    • Collect clinical information from potential clients, their family members, and/or referral source that are seeking treatment
    • Perform the initial assessment with clients
    • Verify insurance benefits and information gathering with insurance companies
    • Obtain pre-authorization from clients’ insurance provider
    • Coordinate client information and the arrival of new clients
    • Conduct intake process
    • Determine and advise potential clients and/or case worker on the appropriate level of care and provide referrals
    • Advise prospective clients, their family members, and/or case workers on the program, policies and procedures
    • Coordinate care with the treatment team
    • Report to the Inpatient Supervisor
    • Respond to other duties that may be assigned

    Required Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
    • CADC
    • Minimum of 1 year in substance abuse field
    • Minimum of 1 year experience in an Intake/Admissions role


    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work, or another related field
    • LPC or LSW
    • Minimum of 1 year clinical experience preferably at the Inpatient level of care
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