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.
We are seeking a Full Time Team Lead - Certified Recovery Support Specialist to join our Drop In Center located at 2938 E 89th St, Chicago, IL 60617.
The work schedule available is: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm; Tuesday & Thursday 10:0 am- 6:00 pm & One Saturday per month
Responsibilities and Duties
This individual will provide peer support services to clients with mental illnesses. The Team Leader (CRSS) will function as a role model to peers; exhibiting competency in personal recovery and use of coping skills; serve as a consumer advocate, providing information and peer support for clients in outpatient settings.
Qualifications and Skills
High School Diploma or GED; 2,000 hours (one year) paid/supervised work experience; Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS) certification REQUIRED.
The agency offers medical insurance, vision, dental and life insurance. Pilsen Wellness Center also offers a generous time off package which includes vacation days in the first year, sick days and 11 days of holiday pay.
Please visit pilsenwellnesscenter.org for more information about the agency and the programs we offer!