COUNSELOR III - LCPC or LCSW $5,000 Sign-on-Bonus
Gurnee, IL 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
COUNSELOR III - LCPC or LCSW $5,000 Sign-on-Bonus
Post Date: Jun 29, 2023

Gurnee, IL, US, 60031

Position Type: Full Time
Requisition Number: 30106
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday

Are you looking to find personal and professional fulfillment, and align your career with your values?

At Gateway Foundation, our employees have an opportunity to make a difference every day by helping people with substance abuse issues gain control of their lives.

Gateway Foundation is a recognized non-profit leader in evidence-based treatment proven to get results. Our experts in Addiction Medicine-including highly educated clinical and medical professionals and expert psychiatrists and nurses-deliver care that never stops. Throughout Gateway's proud history of helping others, dedicated and professional employees have been vital to accomplishing our life-saving mission. about the incredible recognition that we recieved!

If you are a collaborative professional who shares our commitment to helping people with substance abuse and mental health issues turn their lives around - GATEWAY IS THE PLACE FOR YOU!

$5,000 Sign-on-Bonus

Substance Abuse Counselor (LCPC or LCSW)are responsible for:

  • Completing comprehensive assessments and treatment plans and providing substance abuse and/or mental health counseling services to clients
  • Developing and implementing complex treatment and discharge plans for clients with dual diagnoses, social or mental health issues
  • Documenting treatment and discharge plans, clients' progress and responses to treatment and maintaining related records and charts
  • Serving as a professional resource to the treatment staff in resolving complex case problems and may provide clinical supervision as needed
  • May develop and facilitate training for treatment staff
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Master's degree in psychology, counseling, social work or a related field required
  • Current professional clinical license (LCPC or LCSW) in state of hire required
  • Minimum 4 years of clinical experience in the treatment of substance abuse and dual-diagnoses
  • Related work experience with program specific population (adolescent/adult) and residential treatment setting required

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to speak with others in order to exchange information and provide counseling.
  • Ability to record and proofread information on forms and charts.
  • Ability to respond to telephones and pages, and hear speech.
  • Ability to use a keyboard and video display terminal to receive, retrieve, and/or audit information and data on a regular basis.

Competitive Compensation and Benefits:

Gateway Foundation values its employees and provides an inclusive and diverse work environment where dedicated employees can make a difference. We are committed to engaging and rewarding our employees in meaningful ways. For eligible employees, we provide a Total Rewards Package that includes:

  • Health Insurance - Including a wellness premium incentive opportunity
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Paid Time Off - Including 18 days of PTO and 9 paid holidays in the first year
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Commuter Accounts
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with company match
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability (LTD)
  • Short-Term Disability (STD)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Gateway is a qualified employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training & Development Programs

Gateway Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Master's Degree
Required Experience
4+ years
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