Available Positions

Available Positions at Sinnissippi Centers, Inc.

Interested in making a difference every day?  We’d love to meet you! 

Our organization is trauma-sensitive.  We welcome staff who are looking to work in an environment that embraces these concepts.

Sinnissippi Centers, Inc., is a community based behavioral healthcare center that has provided quality care to the Illinois residents of Carroll, Lee, Ogle and Whiteside Counties since 1966. Sinnissippi is a fully accredited behavioral healthcare agency by The Joint Commission. We’re committed to bringing passionate and professional individuals to help us continue to provide the best care to our communities. If you think you’re a good match to join our organization, please review the career opportunities below and submit your application.

Last Reviewed/Updated: September 19, 2019

Behavioral Health Therapist – School Based

Join a team of passionate professionals who are providing counseling, case management and crisis intervention services to children and their families. The School Based Counselor engages students in the school environment to promote personal growth in the form of emotional, cognitive, behavioral and/or psychological changes. Our School Based Counselor is a full-time position working with children and adolescents and their families. This position will work directly with parents assisting them in meeting the mental health needs of their children and developing healthy bonding relationships. Services will be provided on location at school settings as well as in natural settings–home, daycare, community or other locations where children feel most comfortable. A Master’s Degree and Licensure (LCPC/SCSW) in Social Work, Psychology or other human service related field and experience providing counseling and mental health services preferred. Experience with children and adolescents required.

Job Type: Full-time      Salary: $40,000.00 /year

Behavioral Health Therapist – Oregon, Rochelle

Are you a self-motivated therapist looking for a full-time job where you can make a difference in someone’s life?

We have full-time Behavioral Health Therapist openings at Sinnissippi Centers, Inc., a progressive behavioral health organization. This position works with all ages including our youngest clients and families in completing clinical assessments, treatment planning, group and individual services. The Behavioral Health Therapist will also provide individualized and group psychotherapy services to address a wide array of issues, including mental health, substance use, and trauma. Must be able to complete and maintain service documentation according to agency and regulatory standards. Uses clinical judgment to diagnose, treat clients and make decisions within the range of program services, especially those requiring behavioral health and trauma treatment

Master’s degree and licensure (LCPC/LCSW) is preferred. Experience with behavioral health with all ages is beneficial. Training in trauma informed interventions will be a plus!

Job Type: Full-time      Salary: $40,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year

Apartment Support Staff (PT-Rochelle)

Are you looking for a job where you can help others? Where you can make a difference in someone’s life? Then we would love to have you on our team!

Apartment Support Professionals make it their mission to ensure the comfort and safety of each client. They interact with high-functioning adults with mental illness who serve as their own guardians and spend day-in and day-out focused on helping their clients succeed. They see them at their best and at their worst. Their relationship is one of mutual respect and admiration.

Role of an Apartment Support Professional:

  • Assist in activities of daily living skills and teaching activities
  • Medication monitoring
  • Assists individuals in the pursuit of recreational, social and community activities based on their preferences and individual plans
  • Support people to achieve personal outcomes that characterize a high quality of life

Desired Qualities of a Direct Support Professional:

  • Positive Communication Skills
  • Compassion
  • Reliability & Dedication
  • Desire to make a difference
  • Ethical and moral values
  • Professionalism


  • High School diploma or GED
  • Experience in a helping role is required.
  • Ability to pass criminal/registry background checks/drug screen

Full-time & Part-time opportunities are often available at our apartment sites in Dixon, Sterling, Rochelle or Mt. Carroll. Apartment sites are staffed on a 24/7 basis so varying shifts are available.

Current opportunities

2nd shift in Rochelle-PT; 4:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. 2 shifts per week (alternating Sat/Sun and Thurs/Fri)

Job Type: Part-time     Salary: $10.98+ per hour

Behavioral Health Case Manager-Dixon

Sinnissippi Centers, located in scenic northwest Illinois, is one of the leading community behavioral healthcare providers in the state. If you are a quality focused, team oriented individual, we would like to meet you!

Case Managers will be responsible for assisting with various clinical and care management responsibilities within an office setting. They will have primary responsibility for a case load of clients comprised of individuals who are assessed as lower acuity, and who may be part of a step down plan to successfully complete services and/or be linked to ongoing community resources.

Case Managers will assist with other client related activities such as supportive counseling, engagement and intake enrollment, medication monitoring, community collaboration, skill teaching and general case management. They will carry a case load for which they will be responsible to provide ongoing services including updating and maintaining the IMCANs and Credible Plans. Case Managers will assist with medication monitoring appointments including gathering medication history from clients, obtaining client vitals, and communicating with the agency prescriber prior to and following the appointment.

Bachelor’s degree required.  Behavioral health or medical setting experience is strongly preferred.

Job Type: Full-time                  Salary: $36,000.00+ /year

If you are ready to experience cutting edge behavioral health provision, please send your resume and cover letter to:

By Email (preferred):


By Mail:

ATTN: Human Resources – Sinnissippi Centers, Inc.
325 Illinois Route 2
Dixon, Illinois 61021

Fax: (815) 284-6642

Joint Commission accredited/drug free/EOE

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