Career Opportunities

Tazwood Center for Wellness is proud to be part of UnityPoint Health – UnityPlace. 

Our mission is to deliver a comprehensive, integrated community and medical-behavioral healthcare system to optimize well-being.  Our long term vision is to create a National Model that dramatically changes behavioral health care. 

We seek team members who are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve.  We are looking for dynamic and talented individuals to join our team.  You’ll find opportunities for every sized dream. 

Full Time Care Coordinator:  

Do you dream of a job where:

  • you can put your multi-tasking skills and abilities to work?
  • your compassionate nature is needed?
  • your knowledge about health care practices and area health care and social service referral resources can be utilized?
  • your exceptional customer service skills are required?
  • you can make a major difference in the lives of others?

If so, please consider becoming a Care Coordinator!

We currently have an opening for a full time Care Coordinator.  As Care Coordinator you will be responsible for consulting with clients and determining their needs, developing care plans, coordinating client-care services, educating clients about their condition(s), connecting them with healthcare providers, and evaluating their progress.  You will visit the clients at their home or their providers’ office; encourage them to meet their healthcare needs and goals; assist them in accessing local community support services; and help clients to improve their overall health condition.

A bachelor’s degree in a human services related field, valid driver’s license, and passing a background check/drug screen is required.  One year experience working in a healthcare related program is desired.  Master’s degree in related field and counseling licensure helpful.

Full Time Community Support Specialist:  

Do you dream of a job where you:

  • help others who cannot always help themselves?
  • are not necessarily in an office all day?
  • see the positive results of your efforts regularly?
  • make a major difference in the lives of others?
  • encourage, lead, and influence others?

If so, please consider becoming a Community Support Specialist!

We currently have opportunities for full time Community Support Specialists who help our clients access and utilize community and treatment services to enhance their quality of life and independence.  As a Community Support Specialist, you will utilize one of our many agency vehicles to connect with clients in their homes or in the community.  You will provide vital services to clients by encouraging and supporting them to complete various tasks, such as meal planning and accompanying them to the store; maintaining a healthy lifestyle and ensuring they schedule and attend healthcare appointments, etc.  You will also provide support and guidance by working with clients individually and in groups to identify their skills and abilities to promote personal growth and enhancement of their abilities.

A bachelor’s degree in a human services related field, valid driver’s license, and passing a background check/drug screen is required.

Part-Time Office Support:  

Tazwood is also seeking part-time office staff members to help support our programs.  Hours may be available primarily in our Pekin and East Peoria offices, but possibly sometimes in our Bloomington or Lincoln, Illinois locations.  Examples of some of the duties include: appropriately answering and returning a high volume of calls, scheduling consumer appointments, entering data into the computer/billing system, maintaining and filing consumer records, assisting consumers as needed, and working cooperatively with agency medical, administrative, and professional staff, etc.  High school diploma or equivalent is required with a minimum of one year of general or medical office experience helpful.  Some evening hours may be necessary.

TO APPLY –  Please send or fax your resume or application to: 3248 Vandever Ave, Pekin IL 61554, fax 309-347-4264, or mmooney@tazwoodmhc.org.

Employment Application – With Attachments (May 2014)

Tazwood Center for Wellness is an Equal Opportunity Employer.