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Ascension represents one of the largest hospital systems in Illinois, with 15 acute care hospitals and four specialty hospitals devoted to behavioral health, long-term care, physical rehabilitation and women and childrens needs.

Ascension is an award-winning health system committed to delivering compassionate care to nearly 6.6 million residents in Chicago and its surrounding suburbs

Title: Peer Engagement Specialist

Department: Behavioral Health Outpatient Program

Work Schedule : Full-time evening: 2:30pm - 11:00pm, Mon - Fri;

                         preferred.  

Education:

High school diploma or GED required.

Additional Preferences

Personal life experience that includes having previously suffered from a mental health disorder and/or addiction disorder, received successful treatment, and has maintained stable recovery for a reasonable period of time.

CRSS certification required within one year of employment

The Illinois Mental Health Collaborative for Access and Choice: Consumers: Certified Recovery Support Specialist Credential

Why Join Our Team

Ascension Illinois, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, with 15 hospitals and over 150 sites of care, serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area. A career at Ascension means you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all.

Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the EEO is the Law poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

This Ministry does not participate in E-Verify and therefore cannot employ STEM OPT candidates.

Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-05-06

Job type : Full Time

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