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Mental Health Professional


$28.00-$37.80 hourly

Closing Date:

This position is open until filled and has no closing date; initial review June 21, 2022.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in Social Work or related field; one year related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience; Licensed Mental Health Professional or eligible for licensure within two years of hire; and a valid Driver’s license.


Responsible for providing mental health counseling and support services to individuals, families, and groups. Responsibilities may include performing specialized mental health assessments; providing individual, group, and family therapy; monitoring client progress throughout treatment; and maintaining client records.

Work Test Period:

Appointee to the position must successfully complete probationary period per contract.

Background Check:

Applicants selected for appointment must pass a criminal background check.

Drug Testing:

Applicants selected for appointment must take and pass a drug test.

Physical-Medical Standards:

Applicants must meet essential physical requirements of the position.

Employment Eligibility Verification:

All new employees must complete and sign employment eligibility verification form on the first day of employment. Documentation verifying identity and employment eligibility must be submitted within three days of the first day of employment.

Application Information:

Application form and Classification Specification may be obtained by contacting Lake County Human Resources Department, 616 Third Avenue, Two Harbors, MN, 55616; Lake County Service Center, 99 Edison Boulevard, Silver Bay, MN, 55614; or website:


Applicants who wish to request accommodation to application process should contact Lake County Human Resources at (218) 834-8394.


Lake County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, sex, age, color, national origin, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status, membership or activity in a local commission, genetic information, or any other protected classification.

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Position Announcement
Position Class Specification


Lake County Application