• Substance Use Case Manager / Full-Time

    Posted: 04/30/2022

    Granite City, IL


    Chestnut Health Systems is seeking a full-time Substance Use Case Manager to work at our Granite City, IL location servicing the Metro East and St. Louis, MO areas.


    Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A.


    **Please note to be considered for a position you must attach a resume, complete the application, and answer all screening questions.


    • Safely transport clients to or from appointments or residential treatment if client is unable to arrange own transportation.
    • Provide active linkage and referral to recommended community resources.
    • Develop and maintain knowledge of addiction, recovery, and co-occurring disorders.
    • Coordinate services with treatment team, referral sources, and other supports to ensure continuum of care.
    • Establish and maintain contact with community agencies, residential facilities, collaterals, and referral sources.
    • Support interventions consistent with the following treatment philosophies: client centered, trauma informed, recovery oriented, and strength based. Be proficient in MET skills.
    • Provide advocacy, both client and system-centered, to ensure that basic client rights are protected.
    • Complete all opening and closing client paperwork for special projects when needed.
    • Maintain thorough documentation of all services provided within the required timeframes.
    • Meet or exceed productivity expectations as determined by supervisor.
    • Demonstrate proficient computer skills to perform job duties.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of and sensitivity to individual’s cultural beliefs and values.
    • Support, model, and teach recovery values including hope, respect, empowerment, health/wellness, and spirituality/connectedness.
    • Function as a team member, attend meetings, client staffings, participate in program development activities, and provide support and backup to other team members as necessary.
    • Participate in professional training and educational activities in order to achieve/maintain professional development and upgrade knowledge/skills.
    • Maintain and protect confidentiality and security of all organizational information gained in the course of performing job responsibilities including, but not limited to, financial and client information.
    • Promote Chestnut’s culture of customer service excellence through the adherence to Chestnut’s behavioral standards for customer service.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.


    • Position requires a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent with at least five (5) years' relevant experience;
    • Or a Bachelor’s degree in counseling, social work, psychology or related human services field.
    • Must have a valid driver’s license, private automobile insurance and be insurable.
    • Requires basic computer skills and experience to include MS Word, MS Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and an electronic medical record (EMR).
    • Satisfactory completion of Chestnut’s background checking process.

    This full-time position includes an excellent compensation and benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, generous paid time off benefits, and more. 


    ***For additional information and inquiries text "Chestnut" to 97211


    Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with recovery experience.

    EOE – Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled