Mental Health Practitioner

Accend Services is looking for a Mental health practitioner to provide mental health services in Cook County. The position would include working with both children and adults, with some work being done in the schools. It would begin part-time with the potential to build into full- time depending on practitioner preference and agency need.

We are seeking self-motivated, qualified mental health practitioners to provide these critical services. If you value a client-centered approach, appreciation for diversity, and continuous quality improvement, this may be the position for you.

$20.00 - $22.00 per hour in the first year. Monday – Friday generally. Hours vary.

Applicants must be:

    - Client-centered
    - Self-motivated
    - Flexible
    - Able to work independently and meet deadlines
    - Able to maintain calm under pressure

Position requires either:

A bachelor's degree in social work, psychology, or a related field (health, human services, etc.) with 2,000 hours of supervised experience providing mental health services to persons with mental illness or behavioral disorders.


Significant supervised work experience in mental health may substitute for a degree. Individuals without a bachelor's degree but with 6,000 hours of supervised mental health service experience may apply.

We offer:

    - Health Insurance
    - Dental Insurance
    - Life Insurance
    - Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
    - Retirement
    - PTO
    - Flexible Scheduling Options
     - Paid Training and Career Development

Visit Accend Services at for more information.

To apply: Please download our application from our website and submit a completed application, cover letter, and resume via email or postal mail.

CONTACT: Laurel Davis
PHONE: 218-724-3122
DATE: 04/18/2016 01:45pm