Jobs at Thresholds in mental health services, social work, substance use treatment, and case management change the lives of our clients every day. Join our team and contribute to providing life-saving mental health services with heart and an unparalleled focus on recovery through innovative, evidence-based practices.


Thresholds currently has a variety of open mental health jobs in Chicago and surrounding Illinois counties in social work, mental health, case management, nonprofit administration, and more! Join our team and make a difference. We also have a number of clinical internship opportunities to help advance your education and career.

Thresholds has open mental health jobs in Chicago and surrounding counties. Working at Thresholds can help advance your career in social work with excellent on the job training and advancement opportunities. Grow your career by joining our team and find a job in mental health services that truly changes lives.

Thresholds also offers valuable internship opportunities, providing hands-on experience and professional growth for aspiring mental health professionals looking to kickstart an impactful career.

Named a Chicago Tribune Top Workplace and a 10-time winner of Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, Thresholds follows our employee’s example of excellence by going above and beyond. We offer competitive benefits and compensation, and exceptional professional development opportunities. We are seeking top talent to add to our great programs. Come join us!

Thresholds is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Thresholds is a great place to work – find out why joining our team may be the right choice for you:

You’ll find passionate, dedicated coworkers, leaders, and board members who care deeply about Thresholds’ mission. Watch to hear more about what mental health jobs mean to our staff and board:

Internship Opportunities:

Thresholds’ Student Internship Program (SIP) partners with more than 50 academic institutions around the country, connecting students interested in a career in mental health with Thresholds programs for real-world, one-of-a-kind experience. Students receive direct service opportunities, clinical supervision, and honest feedback, jumpstarting their career and setting them up for a successful career. Apply today!
Contact Derek Harris, Director of Internships & Integrated Care for questions or assistance.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
IDEAS at Thresholds: Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility to advance Social Justice
We respect, honor, and value diversity and we are invested in creating an inclusive culture that is compassionate, committed, and caring.  

Additional Achievements:
Thresholds has been recognized with achievement awards from the American Psychiatric Association, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the U.S. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, the National Alliance on Mental Illness and Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to work for from 2006-2011 and 2014-2017.

For assistance, or accommodations with your application, contact our Talent Team at (773) 572-5254.


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