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Lutheran Social Services of Illinois

Not for Profit - Charitable
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois is a statewide, not-for-profit social service agency of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). LSSI serves people of all races, ages, religions and economic circumstances through an array of services at more than 100 program sites across Illinois.

LSSI's services include counseling, mental health, substance abuse treatment, residential treatment for children and adolescents, early childhood education and child care services, programs for adults and children with developmental disabilities, foster care and adoption, housing and services for older adults and individuals with disabilities, nursing care, and programs for prisoners and their families.

A variety of full and part-time employment opportunites are available at LSSI. These include professional, clinical and clerical positions in locations around the state of Illinois. LSSI has program sites throughout metropolitan Chicago and in cities and towns such as Champaign, Dixon, Marion, Peoria, Rock Island and Rockford.

Consider working at Lutheran Social Services of Illinois. LSSI has brought healing, justice and wholeness to people and communities since 1867.

LSSI is an equal opportunity employer
LSSI offers its employees excellent benefits.
  • Medical and Dental insurance for you and your family
  • Prescription Drug Program
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Pension
  • Direct Deposit Paychecks
  • Tax-deferred savings plans
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Credit Union
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Training
  • Paid vacation days (depending on your percentage of full time)
  • Eleven paid holidays
LSSI cares as much about our employees as we do about our clients. We offer a supportive, team environment. Dress is business casual or program appropriate. We strive for a balance between work and personal life. Opportunities for employment generally include:
  • Administrative Assistants
  • Case Aids
  • Child Development Specialists
  • Clinical Managers
  • Clinicians
  • Home Care Assistants
  • Managers
  • Nurses
  • Program Directors
  • Social Workers
1001 East Touhy
Des Plaines, IL 60018