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JOB BOARD POSTINGS


August 23, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Traffic and Alcohol Awareness School of Kern
Company Address:: 324 Oak St.
City:: Bakersfield
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 93304
Company Website:: taaskinc.com
Contact Person:: Katie Sons
Contact Person Title:: Director of Counseling and Evaluation
E-mail:: kaatie.taaskinc@yahoo.com
Telephone:: 661-322-8862

Job Information

Position Title:: Alcohol and Drug Counselor

Position Description:: Conduct Group Counseling Sessions
Teach Education Classes
Individual Case Management
Intake Interview

Locations – Bakersfield, Arvin, Delano, Shafter, Taft, Tehachapi, Lake Isabella, Mojave, Ridgecrest
Qualifications:: Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certification
2yrs experience

Salary / Compensation:: $14.12 to 21.60

Application Due Date:: Until Position is Filled


August 23, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Community Education Center (CEC)
Company Address:: 35 Fairfield Pl.
City:: West Caldwell
State:: New Jersey
ZIP Code:: 07006
Company Website:: www.cecintl.com.
Contact Person:: Leanna Escamilla
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: leanna.escamilla@cdcr.ca.gov
Telephone:: 559-935-4900 ext 6429 or 909-263-8364 after 345p.

Job Information

Position Title:: Journey AOD Counselor

Position Description:: CEC is the leading national provider of rehabilitative services for offenders in reentry and in-prison treatment facilities, as well as providing comprehensive management of county, state, and federal jail and detention facilities. The company provides evidence-based programming for residential and non-residential clients and maintains a documented record of reducing recidivism. CEC services also include SECON, a division that conducts comprehensive drug testing and screening services worldwide.
CEC is seeking a professional in the role of Entry Counselor at Pleasant Valley State Prison (PVSP), located in Coalinga, California.

In this role, you will be responsible for the delivery of direct services to inmates participating in the program. You will act as a role model, modeling professionalism and pro-social life skills and behavior patterns, consistent with the substance abuse treatment services being provided.
You will conduct assessments and initial clinical evaluations and conduct group and individual sessions while working collaboratively with California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) staff.

Qualifications:: In this role you shall possess these minimum qualifications:
• Possess a high school diploma or its equivalent
• Be certified as an Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Counselor with a certification recognized by the California Department of Healthcare Services (DHCS)
• Have a minimum of one (1) year experience providing cognitive behavioral therapy services to an offender population

Salary / Compensation:: Hourly DOE; Community Education Centers offers unlimited potential for career growth, a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, and 401(k).

Application Due Date:: Open until filled


August 23, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Community Education Center (CEC)
Company Address:: 35 Fairfield Pl.
City:: West Caldwell
State:: New Jersey
ZIP Code:: 07006
Company Website:: www.cecintl.com
Contact Person:: Leanna Escamilla
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: leanna.escamilla@cdcr.ca.gov
Telephone:: 559-935-4900 ext 6429 or 909-263-8364 after 345p.

Job Information

Position Title:: Entry Level AOD Counselor

Position Description:: CEC is seeking a professional in the role of Entry Counselor at Pleasant Valley State Prison (PVSP), located in Coalinga, California.

In this role, you will be responsible for the delivery of direct services to inmates participating in the program. You will act as a role model, modeling professionalism and pro-social life skills and behavior patterns, consistent with the substance abuse treatment services being provided.
You will conduct assessments and initial clinical evaluations and conduct group and individual sessions while working collaboratively with California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) staff.

Qualifications:: In this role you shall possess these minimum qualifications:
• Possess a high school diploma or its equivalent
• Be certified as an Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Counselor with a certification recognized by the California Department of Healthcare Services (DHCS)
• Have a minimum of one (1) year experience providing cognitive behavioral therapy services to an offender population

Salary / Compensation:: Hourly DOE; Community Education Centers offers unlimited potential for career growth, a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, and 401(k).

Application Due Date:: Open until filled


August 15, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Alternative Options Counseling Center
Company Address:: 19900 Beach Blvd.
City:: Huntington Beach
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 92648
Company Website:: www.altoptions.com
Contact Person:: Ali Zandi
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: info@altoptions.com
Telephone:: 5629215701

Job Information

Position Title:: Full time Case Manager

Position Description:: Alternative Options Counseling Center is seeking a state certified drug and alcohol counselor for our Huntington Beach location. This is a full-time position working with adult and adolescent patients enrolled in our Intensive Outpatient and Partial Hospitalization programs for Chemical Dependency, Mental Health, and Eating Disorder. Job duties include: case management, leading groups, participating in treatment team, utilization review, and other duties.

Qualifications:: State Certification as a drug and alcohol counselor.

Salary / Compensation:: DOE

Application Due Date:: 9/2/16


August 8, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: American Health Services
Company Address:: 1010 1/2 South Union Ave
City:: Bakersfield
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 93307
Company Website:: http://www.americanhealthservices.org/
Contact Person:: John Barela
Contact Person Title:: NTP Manager
E-mail:: jbarela@americanhealthservices.org
Telephone:: 661-321-0234

Job Information

Position Title: Substance Abuse Counselor

Position Description: Position is for a Substance Abuse Counselor. Daily duties are individual counseling and case management. Must also be proficient in treatment planning, documentation, intakes and assessments. Candidate must possess excellent time management skills and be detail oriented. Must have excellent computer skills.

Qualifications:: Qualifications: Must be certified in the field of chemical dependency and have at least one year of experience.

Salary / Compensation:: DOE

Application Due Date:: 9/30/2016


August 7, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: 12 South
Company Address:: 27285 Las Ramblas Suite 147
City:: Mission Viejo
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 92691
Company Website:: 12southoc.com
Contact Person:: Austin Cordova
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: austincordova@12southrecovery.us
Telephone:: 512-767-2438

Job Information

Position Title:: Certified Addictions Treatment Counselor

Position Description:: 12 South is an Evening IOP/OP Facility. Substance Abuse Counseling, 30 hours a week. 1:00pm-9:00pm M,T,Th,F Group Therapy/Case Management. 10 Client Case Load. 3-Part Interviewing Process.

Qualifications::
Needs to have knowledge of TAP 21 and CAADE code of ethics.
Needs to have 1 year of Substance Use Disorder or Mental Health Treatment experience.
Needs to be Certified by a State of California approved organization. Prefer CAADE.
Needs to have Valid TB Test/CPR/First-Aid/Driver’s License
Willing to preform Background Check.
Needs to have knowledge of Facilitating Groups and Basic Case-management Skills.
Needs to have knowledge of 12-Step and other self-help modalities.
Interns may be considered.

Salary / Compensation:: $16-18/Hour Starting Pay

Application Due Date:: 9/1/16


August 7, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: WestCare California, Inc.
Company Address:: California Men’s Colony
City:: San Luis Obispo
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 93401
Company Website:: www.westcare.com
Contact Person:: Tara Estrada
Contact Person Title:: Human Resource Manager
E-mail:: tara.estrada@westcare.com
Telephone:: 559-251-4800

Job Information

Position Title:: Entry Level Counselor

Position Description:: Position Summary: Person in this position will be responsible for the delivery of face-to-face program activities and services to inmate’s participating in the program. Essential Job Functions include those listed below.

Essential Job Functions:
• Deliver treatment services to the participants;
• Conduct group and individual meetings;
• Evaluate the progress of the participants assigned to their groups;
• Work directly with the participants to develop and implement a treatment service plan;
• Coordinate with the Transition/Continuing Care Counselor to develop a Community Services Plan and transitional documents, as directed by CDCR, for continued community program activities;
• Work with the participant to create a support network for the participants’ s pending return to the community;
• Shall work collaboratively with the CDCR and institutional staff;
• Coordinate with and support CCIII to address safety, security, and if necessary removal of Mentor Candidates from the program, and
• Work collaboratively with all Offender Mentor Certification Program participants, including Program staff, OMCP contract and sub-contract staff, institution, CDCR and other CDCR Staff.
• Embrace and embody the mission, vision, guiding principles , clinical vision and goals of WestCare Foundation; and
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Application Submission: Apply online at http://careers.westcare.com/ Requisition number #1329

Qualifications:: Essential Qualifications:
• Experience consisting of one (1) year of providing direct substance abuse counseling services to the criminal justice population required ;
• At the time of hire, must be certified as an AOD Counselor with a certification recognized by DHCS, preference given to candidates that are currently certified, however option available to obtain waiver for up to 18 months;
• Knowledge of offender populations , criminal subcultures, and cultural differences, substance abuse assessment tools, therapeutic community concepts;
• Must have the ability to obtain and maintain CDCR clearance;
• Must have valid driver’s license and ability to obtain and maintain WestCare’s vehicle insurance; and
• CPR Certification, First Aid Certification and an Annual Tuberculosis test.

Education and Experience:
• Graduation from an accredited four-year college with a degree in Addiction Counseling, Criminal Justice, Social Work, Psychology or a related field is preferred;
• A High School diploma or equivalent is required;

Application Submission: Apply online at http://careers.westcare.com/ Requisition number #1329

Salary / Compensation:: $17.00 per hour

Application Due Date:: Until filled


August 7, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: WestCare California, Inc
Company Address:: 1408 Tribute Road
City:: Sacramento
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 95815
Company Website:: www.westcare.com
Contact Person:: Tara Estrada
Contact Person Title:: Human Resource Manager
E-mail:: tara.estrada@westcare.com
Telephone:: 559-251-4800

Job Information

Position Title:: Case Manager, Journey

Position Description:: Position Summary:
Person in this position will be responsible for the case management of a large caseload of participants in the STOP program. Essential Job Functions include those listed below.

Essential Job Functions:
• Case management of a large caseload of participants released from prison substance abuse programs;
• Heavy documentation;
• Coordination of various services throughout several agencies;
• Travel to Community Based Providers in personal vehicle;
• In prison presentations;
• Parole collaboration;
• Travel to community based providers;
• Embrace and embody the mission, vision, guiding principles, clinical vision and goals of WestCare Foundation; and
• Perform any other duties as assigned.

Application Submission: Apply online at http://careers.westcare.com/ Requisition number #1876

Qualifications:: Essential Qualifications:
• Minimum (3) years’ experience working with the Criminal Justice population
• One (1) year case management experience;
• At the time of hire, must be certified as an AOD Counselor with a certification recognized by DHCS;
• Knowledge of offender populations, criminal subcultures, and cultural differences, substance abuse assessment tools, therapeutic community concepts;
• Must have the ability to obtain and maintain CDCR clearance;
• Must have valid driver’s license and ability to obtain and maintain WestCare’s vehicle insurance; and
• CPR Certification, First Aid Certification and an Annual Tuberculosis test

Education:
• High School Diploma or equivalent; and
• Graduation from an accredited four-year college with a degree in Addiction Counseling, Criminal Justice, Social Work, Psychology or a related field is preferred.

Application Submission: Apply online at http://careers.westcare.com/ Requisition number #1876

Salary / Compensation:: $16.35 per hour

Application Due Date:: Until filled


August 7, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: WestCare California, Inc.
Company Address:: 611 E. Belmont
City:: Fresno
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 93701
Company Website:: www.westcare.com
Contact Person:: Tara Estrada
Contact Person Title:: Human Resource Manager
E-mail:: tara.estrada@westcare.com
Telephone:: 559-251-4800

Job Information

Position Title:: Counselor, Outpatient

Position Description:: Position Summary:
Person in this position will be responsible for the counseling and case management of clients enrolled in the Outpatient Program. Essential Job Functions include those listed below.

Essential Job Functions:
• Deliver individual and group counseling services, case management services, education and community outreach services, and referrals to appropriate services and community resources;
• Oversee and provide intake and program orientation for the client and family members including, but not limited to, assessment of psychological and social functioning and the development, implementation and ongoing review of the clients’ Individual Treatment Plans.
• Participation in facilitating ancillary services, i.e. family support groups, family education groups, continuing care, networking with community agencies, developing and updating referral and resource information, etc.;
• Maintenance of individual client treatment files in accordance with agency policies and procedures, including documentation of vocational/educational activities as well as all other pertinent documentation;
• General client supervision including planning and scheduling therapeutic activities;
• Preparation of client progress reports, when necessary;
• Interaction with the criminal justice system and/or referral sources, when necessary;
• Embrace and embody the mission, vision, guiding principles, clinical vision and goals of WestCare Foundation; and
• Perform any other duties as assigned.

Application Submission: Apply online at http://careers.westcare.com/ Requisition number 2008

Qualifications:: Essential Qualifications:
• Experience consisting of two (2) years of providing direct substance abuse counseling services in an outpatient setting;
• Alcohol and Drug Certification in good standing by an agency approved and recognized by the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is required at time of hire.
• CPR Certification, First Aid Certification and an Annual Tuberculosis test.

Education:
• Graduation from an accredited four-year college with a degree in Addiction Counseling, Criminal Justice, Social Work, Psychology or a related field is preferred;
• A minimum of two (2) years of college coursework is required, although one year may be substituted with equivalent work experience.

Application Submission: Apply online at http://careers.westcare.com/ Requisition number 2008

Salary / Compensation:: $16.00 per hour

Application Due Date:: Until Filled


August 7, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: WestCare California, Inc.
Company Address:: 2772 S. Martin Luther King
City:: Fresno
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 93706
Company Website:: www.westcare.com
Contact Person:: Tara Estrada
Contact Person Title:: Human Resource Manager
E-mail:: tara.estrada@westcare.com
Telephone:: 559-251-4800

Job Information

Position Title:: Quality Assurance

Position Description:: Position Summary: Person in this position will be responsible for assisting the Contract Compliance Manager in the performance of all listed QA duties. Essential Job Functions include those listed below.

Essential Job Functions:
• Audits all active participant files to ensure all files are complete according to WestCare guidelines;
• Conduct quality assurance reviews of participant files;
• Attend staff meetings, training and in-service as assigned by supervisor and/or as required by the agency;
• Monitor the systems, procedures and standards of the programs, informing the appropriate party when deviations occur;
• Develop concise and timely reports as necessary;
• Ensure acquisition of necessary and accurate documentation prior to entering information into the data system;
• Managing the scheduling of all site visits for CBPs and annual quality assurance reviews and participant file reviews
• Follow up that providers are properly documenting the services for which they are billing WestCare;
• Embrace and embody the mission, vision, guiding principles, clinical vision and goals of WestCare Foundation; and
• Perform all other duties as assigned.

Application Submission: Apply online at http://careers.westcare.com/ Requisition number #2058

Qualifications:: Essential Qualifications:
• Experience working in case management, or similar experience, preferably in a social service setting is preferred;
• Excellent language and interpersonal skills;
• Must have the ability to pass a criminal history background screening;
• Must have the ability to obtain and maintain CDCR clearance;
• Valid driver’s license and ability to obtain and maintain WestCare’s vehicle insurance is required;
• Superior organizational skills and attention to detail; and
• Basic computer skills and good documentation skills.

Education:
• High School Diploma or equivalent is required; and
• Graduation from an accredited four-year college with a degree in Addiction Counseling, Criminal Justice, Social Work, Psychology or a related field is preferred.

Application Submission: Apply online at http://careers.westcare.com/ Requisition number #2058

Salary / Compensation:: $14.00 per hour

Application Due Date:: Until Filled


August 7, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: The GEO Group Inc.
Company Address:: 120 Taylor Ave
City:: McFarland
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 93250
Company Website:: www.geogroup.com
Contact Person:: Erica Long
Contact Person Title:: Supervising Counselor, SAT
E-mail:: elong@geogroup.com
Telephone:: 661-792-1078

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Counselor

Position Description:: See Substance Abuse Counselor job description at www.geogroup.com

Qualifications:: Current and active A.O.D. Certification.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


August 3, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: St. John of God Health Care Services
Company Address:: 13333 Palmdale Road
City:: Victorville
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 92392
Company Website:: http://stjohnofgodhcs.org/
Contact Person:: Antonio Perez CADCII
Contact Person Title:: Lead Case Manager II
E-mail:: aperez@sjghcs.org
Telephone:: 760-241-4917

Job Information

Position Title:: Staff Aide/Treatment Technician/Driver

Position Description:: Pre-Intakes, Familiar with HIPAA/CFR42part2, Documentations of property stored in office and able to document medications. Position also requires the ability to Drive company vehicle to transport clients to courts and doctors appointments. This position will require the ability to walk the premises and apply both UA testing and BAC testing with logging the results.

Qualifications:: Completed Intern hours as a Substance Abuse Counselor or certified, other considerations is anyone with Office experience, excellent people skills and able to work any shift including graveyard. Good driving record.

Salary / Compensation:: discuss at interview

Application Due Date:: ASAP and until field.


August 2, 2016

Company Name:: Healthy Partnerships Inc.
Company Address:: 1286 Callen St
City:: Vacaville
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95688
Company Website:: www.healthypartnerships.com
Contact Person:: Charles Anderson
Contact Person Title:: Executive Director
E-mail:: info@heatlthypartnerships.com
Telephone:: 707-447-8982

Job Information

Position Title:: DUI Counselor

Position Description::
1. Supervise clients to assure that they are safe and complying with program rules.
2. Provide group and one-to-one counseling/problem solving.
3. Maintain and carry a client caseload, 80% of time committed to direct services, 80% of time committed to client services (responsible for all record keeping).
4. Conduct initial client screenings.
5. Maintain current knowledge of client issues and progress, especially for those clients on his or her caseload.
6. Communicate with supervisor regarding client progress and problems.
7. Act as role model for clients.
8. Provide other coverage when needed.
9. Communicate closely with supervisor and is under that persons supervision and authority.
10. Comply with established Healthy Partnership procedures.
11. Perform other related duties as assigned including drug testing for clients and coverage for DUI Programs.
12. Set appropriate professional boundaries.
13. Work as a team member.
14. Establish and maintain cooperative workplace relationships.
15. Interact courteously and tactfully with clients and the public.
16. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
17. Maintain client and staff confidentiality.

Qualifications:: Any combination of training and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities as listed below is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be the equivalent of a high school diploma, with a minimum of 12 months related employment or equivalent college coursework for a total combination of 2 years. As described in Title 9 of DUI Regulation “one year of experience” means 1,776 total hours of full or part time, compensated or uncompensated, work experience. If recovering from chemical dependency, 36 months of continued abstinence is required. Employee shall meet current state counselor certification requirements.

Salary / Compensation:: Negotiable

Application Due Date:: open


July 27, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Nirvana Drug and Alcohol Treatment
Company Address:: 1028 Reno St
City:: Modesto
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95351
Company Website:: nirvanatx.org
Contact Person:: Robert Thompson
Contact Person Title:: Director
E-mail:: robert.nirvanatx@yahoo.com
Telephone:: (209) 579-1103

Job Information

Position Title:: Certified Counselor

Position Description:: Person in this position will be responsible for the counseling and case management of clients enrolled in residential inpatient treatment

Job Functions:
• Deliver individual and group counseling services, case management services, education and community outreach services, and referrals to appropriate services and community resources;
• Oversee and provide intake and program orientation for the client and family members including, but not limited to, assessment of psychological and social functioning and the development, implementation and ongoing review of the clients’ Individual Treatment Plans.
• Participation in facilitating ancillary services, i.e. family support groups, family education groups, continuing care, networking with community agencies, developing and updating referral and resource information, etc.;
• Maintenance of individual client treatment files in accordance with agency policies and procedures, including documentation of vocational/educational activities as well as all other pertinent documentation;
• General client supervision including planning and scheduling therapeutic activities;
• Preparation of client progress reports, when necessary;
• Interaction with the criminal justice system and/or referral sources, when necessary;

Qualifications::
• Experience consisting of two (2) years of providing direct substance abuse counseling services;
• Alcohol and Drug Certification in good standing by an agency approved and recognized by the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is required at time of hire.
• CPR Certification, First Aid Certification and an Annual Tuberculosis test.

Salary / Compensation:: $14-$17 per hour

Application Due Date::


July 22, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Ford Street Project
Company Address:: 139 Ford Street
City:: Ukiah
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 95482
Company Website:: fordstreet.org
Contact Person:: HR
Contact Person Title:: HR Manager
E-mail:: hr@fordstreet.org
Telephone:: 7074621934

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Counselor I / II

Position Description:: The Ford Street Project owns and operates a 24/7 co-ed residential treatment facility that provides substance abuse treatment to a diverse population.

Job duties include, but are not limited to:
Client intakes, assessments, monitoring of detox clients, documentation of clients progress, formulated treatment plans, drug testing, facilitate groups, provide individual sessions, learn program policies and procedures.

All employees receive:
11 Paid Holidays a year
Paid Sick Leave
2 Paid Floating Holidays a year

Full time employees receive:
80 Hours of Paid Vacation w/in their first year
Health, Dental, Vision Benefits

Qualifications:: Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED
Current I-9 Supporting Documentation (At time of hire)
Substance Abuse Counseling Certification, Counselor I & Counselor II – Other

Salary / Compensation:: $15.00 + DOE, Benefits

Application Due Date:: 8/31/2016


July 14, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: McAlister Institute
Company Address:: 2100 Napa Vallejo Hwy, #253 M1 and M2
City:: Napa
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 94558
Company Website:: www.mcalisterinc.org
Contact Person:: Joshua P Levy
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: mirp@mcalisterinc.org
Telephone:: 707-257-7078

Job Information

Position Title:: Full time with benefits Entry Level AOD Substance Abuse Treatment Counselor

Position Description:: This is a full time entry level position for an AOD treatment counselor who will be responsible for assisting clients in developing the skills and obtaining the tools to remain clean and sober. Duties include conducting intake, assessments (co-occurring, addiction severity index, etc.), referral to outside agencies, and other intake requirements. This position will maintain a client caseload and will provide support to enhance completion of treatment, including engagement, outreach, motivation, clean and sober socialization, and coordination with outside referrals. This position is responsible for facilitating evidence-based practices (EBP) groups, conducting process groups, and one-on-one sessions, and individualized treatment plans.

Qualifications:: Skills and Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED, AOD certification or ability to become certified, Must have a clean driving record (Preference to class B license holders), Be current in public health or ability to become current (CPR/First Aid), Must be flexible and timely, Able to coordinate and provide treatment at individual and group level, Knowledge of the criminal justice system preferred, Must be able to pass a criminal justice clearance, and the ability to meet the treatment needs of clients in a multi-cultural environment

Salary / Compensation:: 12.12/hr

Application Due Date::


July 12, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: San Joaquin County
Company Address:: 44 N San Joaquin, Ste 330
City:: Stockton
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95202
Company Website:: www.sjgov.org/hr
Contact Person:: Marie Sneed
Contact Person Title:: Personnel Analyst
E-mail:: msneed@sjgov.org
Telephone:: (209) 468-9755

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Program Supervisor

Position Description:: San Joaquin County is recruiting to fill two vacancies in the Behavioral Health Services Substance Abuse Services Department and to establish an eligible list to fill future vacancies. Positions will be filled at either Family Ties or with Prevention Services.

Substance Abuse Services Prevention and Treatment Services is responsible for the coordination of alcohol and drug treatment and prevention efforts in San Joaquin County. A range of drug and alcohol treatment services are offered to residents of San Joaquin County, including outpatient, day treatment and residential treatment services.

The positions will be assigned to residential substance abuse treatment services at either Recovery House or Families Ties. Recovery House is a residential treatment program for adult men and women. Family Ties is a residential treatment program for pregnant women and women with children ages 0-10.

Please note that resumes are not accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. For a complete job description including salary and benefits information, please visit the employment webpage at www.jobaps.com/sjq.

Qualifications::
EITHER PATTERN I

Education: Completion of a certificate program in substance abuse counseling, recognized by the San Joaquin County Department of Health Care Services.

Experience: Four years of counseling or case management experience in substance abuse or social crisis program at a level equivalent to Substance Abuse Counselor II in San Joaquin County.

OR II

Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a major in psychology, social work, business or public administration or closely related field.
Experience: One year of counseling or case management experience in a substance abuse or social crisis program at a level equivalent to Substance Abuse Counselor II in San Joaquin County.

Substitution: Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education requirement on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of two years, but may not be substituted for the specialized education requirement. Completion of a certificate program in substance abuse counseling may be substituted for 12 semester or 15 quarter units of specialized education.

AND

Certification: Possession of a current certificate as an Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Counselor issued by a certifying agency approved by the State of California. Certification must be maintained, as defined by the Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs, California Code of Regulations, Chapter 8. Failure to maintain certification may result in release from employment.

License: Possession of a valid California driver’s license if required by nature of assignment.

Substitution for Alcohol and Other Drug Certification: Possession of a license to practice medicine issued by the Medical Board of California; or Psychologist licensed by the Board of Psychology; or Clinical Social Worker; or Marriage and Family Therapist licensed by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences; or an Intern registered with the California Board of Psychology or the California Board of Behavioral Sciences

Offer of employment is contingent upon passing a drug screening test.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date:: July 22, 2016


July 11, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Serenity Lodge
Company Address:: P.O. Box 2895
City:: Lake Arrowhead
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 92352
Company Website:: www.slrecovery.com
Contact Person:: Derek Wilksen
Contact Person Title:: Vice President
E-mail:: dwilksen@slrecovery.com
Telephone:: (909) 906-1086

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Counselor / Case Manager

Position Description:: Looking for an energetic, compassionate and confident individual to fulfill an opening in our Case Management Team. Individual must thrive in an emotionally charged and dynamic environment, Must be able to manage a caseload of 10- 12 Ct’s. Case Manager will conduct individual and family sessions weekly. Must be proficient with documentation.

Qualifications:: Possess a minimum of 3 years’ experience in the substance abuse treatment arena and hold current certification as a drug and alcohol counselor. Extensive knowledge of co-occurring disorders, DSM Criteria, ASAM Criteria and Microsoft Office suite of products is a must. Please email a cover letter and resume to: dwilksen@slrecovery.com.

Salary / Compensation:: DOE

Application Due Date::


July 11, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Occupational Health Services
Company Address:: Pendleton Way
City:: Oakland
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 94621
Company Website:: www.healthnet.com
Contact Person:: Debra Canonica
Contact Person Title:: Senior Staffing Consultant
E-mail:: debra.x.canonica@healthnet.com
Telephone:: (415) 460-8263

Job Information

Position Title:: Bilingual Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor – Part-Time

Position Description:: If you are looking for an opportunity to work in an innovative DUI Program, then explore this part-time position (15 hours/week) with Occupational Health Services in Oakland. The Bilingual AOD Counselor provides group, individual counseling, education classes, orientation, individual appointments, make-up groups for alcohol and drug issues, and in the DUIP Multiple Conviction Program, facilitation of continuing care groups.

Qualifications:: Bilingual in English/Spanish required. Registered or Certified AOD Counselor in the State of California, in good standing; possess a minimum of 2080 hours in providing educational or counseling services to persons with alcohol and/or other drug problems. Minimum two years alcoholism counseling experience and a minimum one year experience providing education information. Must meet Title Nine hiring requirements.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

•Knowledge of State and county requirements, program policies and procedures
•Federal and state confidentiality requirements
•Generally accepted principals of CD treatment, education, and prevention in a group and individual setting
•Ability to keep accurate, legible written records, and listen and communicate effectively
•Ability to facilitate client insight into their involvement with alcohol
•Ability to promote client compliance and satisfaction with program requirements, and deal effectively with a wide variety of client personalities, including hostility, resistance, and denial.

To submit your application, visit us @ www.careersathealthnet.com. On the top right side of the web page, enter keyword “Bilingual Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor” and click search jobs. Scroll down the page to view the job opportunity. Health Net, a wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, requires pre-employment background screening. Centene and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/V/D.

Salary / Compensation:: Salary based upon experience

Application Due Date:: August 15, 2016


July 11, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Occupational Health Services
Company Address:: O’Farrell Street
City:: San Mateo
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 94403
Company Website:: www.healthnet.com
Contact Person:: Debra Canonica
Contact Person Title:: Senior Staffing Consultant
E-mail:: debra.x.canonica@healthnet.com
Telephone:: (415) 460-8263

Job Information

Position Title:: Part-Time Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor

Position Description:: If you are looking for an opportunity to work in an innovative DUI Program, then explore this part-time position (15 hours/week) with Occupational Health Services in San Mateo. The AOD Counselor provides group, individual counseling, education classes, orientation, individual appointments, make-up groups for alcohol and drug issues, and in the DUIP Multiple Conviction Program, facilitation of continuing care groups.

Qualifications:: Registered or Certified AOD Counselor in the State of California, in good standing; possess a minimum of 2080 hours in providing educational or counseling services to persons with alcohol and/or other drug problems. Minimum two years alcoholism counseling experience and a minimum one year experience providing education information. Must meet Title Nine hiring requirements.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
•Knowledge of State and county requirements, program policies and procedures
•Federal and state confidentiality requirements
•Generally accepted principals of CD treatment, education, and prevention in a group and individual setting
•Ability to keep accurate, legible written records, and listen and communicate effectively
•Ability to facilitate client insight into their involvement with alcohol
•Ability to promote client compliance and satisfaction with program requirements, and deal effectively with a wide variety of client personalities, including hostility, resistance, and denial.

To submit your application, visit us @ www.careersathealthnet.com. On the top right side of the web page, enter keyword “Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor” and click search jobs. Scroll down the page to view the job opportunity. Health Net, a wholly owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, requires pre-employment background screening. Centene and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/V/D.

Salary / Compensation:: Salary based upon experience

Application Due Date:: August 15, 2016


July 6, 2016

Company Name:: Center Point Inc.
Company Address:: 135 Paul Dr
City:: San Rafael
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 94903
Company Website:: cpinc.org
Contact Person:: Andrew Demayo
Contact Person Title:: Administrative Assistant
E-mail:: ademayo@cpinc.org
Telephone:: 4155267810

Job Information

Position Title:: Alcohol and Drug Counselor

Position Description:: Non-profit social service agency seeks qualified Case Managers. Case Managers assist Addiction Treatment Counselors in the provision of services to Center Point clients. Positions are available throughout the Bay Area. Responsibilities/Duties:

Conduct screening and assessments
Make referrals for placement in various modalities of substance abuse treatment and provide follow-up services
Including coordinating community services, developing employment and housing resources
Maintaining participant files and documentation of services
Collecting and analyzing participant data
Conducting monitoring and case management visits with treatment providers and criminal justice agents
Engaging in ongoing communication with program participants, treatment staff, and parole agents of record
The requirements for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

Possess a current Substance Abuse Counseling Certification from a State of California Accredited Institution;
Three years of experience working with substance abuse and criminal justice populations (state parole and probation) in a treatment or case management environment is necessary;
Experience with substance abuse treatment models and an understanding of treatment modalities is expected;
Knowledge of community resources and services is preferred;
Pass and maintain California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation security clearance
Must possess a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record.

Qualifications:: Must have a California substance abuse counseling certification.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


July 6, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Center Point Inc.
Company Address:: 135 Paul Dr
City:: San Rafael
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 94903
Company Website:: cpinc.org
Contact Person:: Andrew Demayo
Contact Person Title:: Administrative Assistant
E-mail:: ademayo@cpinc.org
Telephone:: 4155267810

Job Information

Position Title:: Case Manager

Position Description:: Non-profit social service agency seeks qualified Case Managers. Case Managers assist Addiction Treatment Counselors in the provision of services to Center Point clients. Positions are available throughout the Bay Area. Responsibilities/Duties:

Conduct screening and assessments
Make referrals for placement in various modalities of substance abuse treatment and provide follow-up services
Including coordinating community services, developing employment and housing resources
Maintaining participant files and documentation of services
Collecting and analyzing participant data
Conducting monitoring and case management visits with treatment providers and criminal justice agents
Engaging in ongoing communication with program participants, treatment staff, and parole agents of record
The requirements for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

Possess a current Substance Abuse Counseling Certification from a State of California Accredited Institution;
Three years of experience working with substance abuse and criminal justice populations (state parole and probation) in a treatment or case management environment is necessary;
Experience with substance abuse treatment models and an understanding of treatment modalities is expected;
Knowledge of community resources and services is preferred;
Pass and maintain California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation security clearance
Must possess a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record.

Qualifications:: Must have a California Substance abuse counseling certification

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


July 6, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Center Point Inc.
Company Address:: 135 Paul Dr
City:: San Rafael
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 94903
Company Website:: cpinc.org
Contact Person:: Andrew Demayo
Contact Person Title:: Administrative Assistant
E-mail:: ademayo@cpinc.org
Telephone:: 4155267810

Job Information

Position Title:: Residential Substance Abuse Counselor for Women and Children

Position Description:: CERTIFIED SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR (SAN RAFAEL, CA)
Counselors: Non-profit social service agency seeks certified and experienced substance abuse counselor to conduct screening and assessments; provide individual and group counseling; develop treatment plans; create and maintain client charts in compliance with regulatory agencies and funder; facilitate relapse prevention and continuing care services; and provide follow-up and aftercare counseling and case management in an outpatient setting.
Prior experience working with clients in a substance abuse treatment program is required.
This position is 28 to 32 hours each week, and will serve as a member of a multidisciplinary team providing Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) services in Marin City and San Rafael.
The requirements for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

Substance Abuse or Mental Health or License Counseling Certification from a State of California Accredited Institution; MFT, RAS, CAS, etc.
Demonstrated experience providing substance abuse treatment services to individuals with opiate dependence;
Experience with evidence-based substance abuse treatment models (MAT/SBIRT/CBT, etc.) and an understanding of treatment modalities is expected;
Knowledge of community resources and services is preferred;
Must be able to pass and maintain a criminal justice security clearance;
Must possess a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record.

Qualifications:: Must have a California substance abuse counseling certification.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


July 6, 2016

Employer Information
Company Name:: Center Point Inc.
Company Address:: 135 Paul Dr
City:: San Rafael
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 94903
Company Website:: cpinc.org
Contact Person:: Andrew Demayo
Contact Person Title:: Administrative Assistant
E-mail:: ademayo@cpinc.org
Telephone:: 4155267810

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Program Manager

Position Description:: Non-profit agency seeks a full-time Program Manager for substance abuse/mental health program located in Marin County.The requirements for the position include:

MA in a relevant field and a Substance Abuse Counseling Certification from a State of California Accredited Institution plus a minimum of two years of experience supervising counseling and support
OR

BA in a relevant field and a Substance Abuse Counseling Certification plus a minimum of four years of experience supervising staff
Experience with evidence-based treatment models and modalities
Experience facilitating, training and supervising cognitive behavioral therapy and counseling methods, motivational interviewing, stages of change theory, behavioral interventions
Experience working with Criminal Justice populations, homeless individuals, and other critical and at-risk populations
Experience conducting, training and supervising screenings and assessments; individual and group counseling sessions; developing treatment plans; creating and maintaining client charts in compliance with regulatory agencies
Experience securing and maintaining certification of treatment programs and facilities and maintaining the regulatory and accreditation requirements and standards
Experience conducting Quality Assurance and Utilization Reviews of program services
Experience with data collection, statistical analysis, and narrative report writing
Previous experience in staff supervision, quality assurance activities, providing clinical direction, and designing therapeutic interventions

Qualifications:: Must have California substance abuse counseling certification.
At least 2 years of supervising staff.
At least 2 years of substance abuse experience.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


July 3, 2016

Company Name: Venice Family Clinic/UCLA
Company Address: 604 Rose Ave
City: Venice
State: California
ZIP Code: 90291
Company Website: http://www.uclahealthcareers.org/all-jobs/Certified-Drug-Counselor/H83435
Contact Person: Aaron Barba
Contact Person Title: Director
E-mail: abarba@mednet.ucla.edu
Telephone: 310-314-5480

Job Information

Position Title: Certified Substance Abuse Counselor

Position Description:
Job Duties
Develops and implements treatment plans with drug/ alcohol addicted patients; provides a variety of interventions including individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, and other relevant harm reduction-related services to the clients. This position will help bring the concepts of harm reduction to the clinic, the patients and the community. Develops and implements substance use treatment plans. Provide a variety of interventions including individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, and other relevant sobriety-related services to the clients. Participation in facilitating ancillary services, i.e. family support groups, family education groups, continuing care, networking with community agencies, developing and updating referral and resource information. Maintenance of individual client treatment files in accordance with agency policies and procedures, including documentation of vocational/educational activities as well as all other pertinent documentation. Link all substance use patients to mental health and medical providers.
Facilitate and prepare group sessions on various topics relating to recovery. Complete all necessary documentation in a timely manner. Refer to substance use case manager for additional support services. Refer all clients who are not ready to start treatment to appropriate harm reduction program. Recruit additional clients at Needle Exchange sites and other community events. Maintain appropriate boundaries with clients. Participate and encourage harm reduction model adaptation. Assist in development of monthly reports. Maintain confidentiality of participants. Build and maintain a contact network of agencies and local community members to expedite linkages for clients. Collaborate with other social service agencies. Participate in Quality Management plan. Other duties as assigned with Venice Family Clinic.

Qualifications:
Certification as a CAADE, CADTP, or CCAPP. Ability to create and maintain boundaries with clients and understand the limitations of a professional relationship only within the work setting. Ability to complete required program documentation on electronic medical records. Public speaking and leadership ability. Skill in managing multiple deadlines and demands. Ability to follow through on assignments without intensive oversight. Ability to work independently and as part of a group. Ability to discuss sensitive matters in a non-judgmental manner and to respect confidentiality and reporting laws. Ability to work effectively with people of diverse cultural and educational backgrounds. Skill in maintaining cooperative working relationships with staff members and volunteers. Excellent oral communication skills in order to communicate with providers, co-workers, agencies, students, patients and volunteers. Ability to manage high paced practice. Effective interpersonal skills to diffuse patients who become agitated. Ability to work effectively as a part of a multidisciplinary team. Skill at developing drug treatment plans. Demonstrated leadership skills to initiate problem solving and program implementation. Working knowledge of diverse cultures and low income populations including the homeless. Ability to work flexible hours to meet client needs. Knowledge of HIPPA compliance to client/agency records according to established professional social standards.

Salary / Compensation: $17.00-$19.00 Hourly

Application Due Date: July 11, 2016