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JOB BOARD POSTINGS


June 24, 2016

Company Name:: Advances in Mental Health and Addictions Treatment Inc.
Company Address:: 5199 E. PCH #330N
City:: Long Beach
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 90808
Company Website::
Contact Person:: Yvette Stepanoff
Contact Person Title::
E-mail:: yvette.Stepanoff@gmail.com
Telephone::

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Position Title:: Mental Health Counselor

Position Description:: Knowledge of recovery, mental health and co-occurring disorders. Experience in crisis intervention and conflict resolution. Will conduct assessments, utilization review with insurance companies, facilitating group therapy (education groups, process group, CBT, family group, etc) case management, treatment planning, discharge planning. Experience working in CARF accredited program is a major plus. Must have excellent customer service skills, organized, prioritize and work in a fast paced environment!

Qualifications::
Must have at least 2 years experience in the mental health/recovery field
Minimum RAS, CADC, MFT interns are encouraged to apply
Knowledge of DSM-V
knowledge of 12 core functions
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Current First Aid and CPR certifications are required prior to employment
TB Test prior to employment

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


June 24, 2016

Company Name:: Phoenix Houses of California
Company Address:: 19025 Wiley’s Well Road
City:: Blythe
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 92225
Company Website:: phoenixhouse.jobs
Contact Person:: Recruitment
Contact Person Title::
E-mail:: Hr.cal@phoenixhouse.org
Telephone::

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Position Title:: Journey Counselor

Position Description:: Phoenix Houses of California seek a Journey Counselor at the Chuckawalla Valley State Prison facility in Blythe, CA. Under the supervision of the Phoenix House Program Director, the role will deliver treatment services to individuals in the facilities. Responsibilities will include one-on-one counseling, facilitating groups and workshops, evaluating and documenting the progress of the clients, and developing/implementing a treatment service plan.

The Journey Counselor will also work to develop a Community Services Plan and transitional documents for continued community program activities. S/he will work with the client to create a support network for clients’ pending return to the community. Also, the role will participate in all functions of the treatment unit including weekly group activities and individual sessions. Phoenix House offers CEU’s to maintain certification for certified counselors.

*Chuckawalla Valley State Prison is an adult all-male facility.

Qualifications::
REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

• Must possess a high school diploma or its equivalent; and must be certified as an AOD Counselor, with a certification recognized by DHCS

EXPERIENCE:

• Must have a minimum of one (1) year experience providing SUDT services to an offender population
• Practiced at delivering treatment services to clients
• Past involvement in conducting group and individual meetings
• Qualified to work collaboratively with the CDCR and institutional staff

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

• Ability to participate in all staff meetings to help assess and evaluate all residents’ behavioral patterns and progress, attitudes
• Capacity to supervise and support the coordination of “house” activities and functions
• Capability to engage with Phoenix House and correctional staff at all levels and follow up on clients’ appointments.
• Skilled to observe and evaluate clients, and relate all information for clinical application and client records
• Solid verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to utilize in MS Office products including effective data entry skills

TO APPLY:

Please submit your resume to Hr.cal@phoenixhouse.org with “Journey Counselor – Blythe, CA” in the subject line. We at Phoenix House appreciate your interest and consideration of roles in our organization.

Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer providing equality of opportunity to all who are protected against discrimination by law, regulation or executive order, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

EEO is the Law: Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Click https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf to learn more.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


June 23, 2016

Company Name:: Sterling Medical
Company Address:: 411 Oak Street
City:: Cincinnati
State:: Ohio
ZIP Code:: 45219
Company Website:: www.sterlingmedcorp.com
Contact Person:: Christa Rouse
Contact Person Title:: HR
E-mail:: crouse@sterlingmedcorp.com
Telephone:: 859-628-8772

Job Information

Position Title:: Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Locations:

GERMANY:
•Ramstein: Middle School
•Spangdahlem: Middle School and Bitburg High School

UNITED KINGDOM:
•Lakenheath: Middle School – Actually located at Feltwell Military Base, nearby
•Alconbury: High School and Middle School

We are looking for Psychologist/LCSW professionals with experience working with the adolescent population to provide prevention, intervention, identification, and related type counseling services to middle school and high school students that are military dependents and eligible to receive TRICARE benefits.The services will be centered around the referral and treatment process. The program is a brief counseling model, for students identified that may only need treatment short term. The counselors will coordinate short and long term related services with the MTF on base and related programs available for more long term care.The counselors will be located at the school, and perform their regular services at the schools, however, they will be privileged at the MTF and will act as a Point of Contact between the schools and the MTF.

Qualifications::
Education: Masters or Doctorate
License: LCSW (Must be Independently Licensed) – Any state license or licensed to practice independently as a Psychologist
Certification: Drug and Alcohol Certification – Can obtain if you don’t currently hold
Experience: 2 Years Experience Working with An Adolescent Population

Hours: Mon-Fri Day Hours only

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


June 23, 2016

Company Name:: Advances in Mental Health and Addictions Treatment Inc.
Company Address:: 5199 E. PCH #330N
City:: Long Beach
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 90808
Company Website::
Contact Person:: Yvette Stepanoff
Contact Person Title:: Director of Operations
E-mail:: yvette.stepanoff@gmail.com
Telephone::

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Position Title:: Eating Disorder IOP Counselor / Case Manager

Position Description:: We are a private organization, CARF and Sate accredited PHP/IOP helping adolescents and adults struggling with eating disorders, mental health, substance abuse and dual diagnosis. We are seeking an IOP counselor that demonstrates knowledge and skills working with eating disorder clients/dual diagnosis. Facilitates groups, documents treatment sessions in a timely manner, coordinates the development and implementation of the treatment plan within established timeframes, interacts professionally and respectfully with clients, families and all providers. Case manages and UR calls, performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications::
Bachelors Degree
RAS
Experience with eating disorder population required

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


June 22, 2016

Company Name:: Phoenix House
Company Address:: 22844 Virginia Blvd.
City:: California City
State:: Ca
ZIP Code:: 93505
Company Website::
Contact Person:: Beverly Manns
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: Beverly.Manns@cdcr.ca.gov
Telephone:: 760.246.7600

Job Information

Position Title:: Journey Level Counselor

Position Description:: The Journey Level Counselor will be responsible for delivering and performing services to participants, tracking progress, and discussing performance with Transition/Continuing Care Counselor. Reporting reports to Supervising Counselor.

Qualifications::
The Journey Level Counselor shall:
Possess a high school diploma or its equivalent;
Be certified as an AOD counselor with a certification recognized by ADP; and
Have a minimum of a one (1) year experience providing cognitive behavioral therapy services to an offender population.

Salary / Compensation:: $19.00

Application Due Date::


June 16, 2016

Company Name:: BREINING INSTITUTE
Company Address:: 8894 GREENBACK LANE
City:: ORANGEVALE
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95662
Company Website:: www.breining.edu
Contact Person:: Megan Richardson
Contact Person Title:: Program Manager
E-mail:: Email Form
Telephone:: (916) 987-0662

Position Title:: AOD COUNSELOR in DUI Program

Position Description::
AOD Counselor in Sacramento County DUI Programs
Offices in Sacramento, Folsom, Orangevale and Elk Grove

  • PART-TIME and/or ON-CALL POSITIONS
  • CONDUCTING INDIVIDUAL FACE-TO-FACE INTERVIEWS, ASSESSMENTS,
    GROUP COUNSELING, AND ALCOHOL EDUCATION CLASSES FOR A DRIVING-UNDER-THE-INFLUENCE (DUI) PROGRAM
  • DOCUMENTS, REVIEWS, AND CHARTS CLIENT PROGRESS AND COMPLETES ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION ON TIME

Qualifications::

  • CURRENT AOD CERTIFICATION and/or REGISTERED AND ACTIVELY WORKING TOWARD AOD CERTIFICATION THROUGH A RECOGNIZED ALCOHOL AND DRUG CERTIFYING AGENCY
  • MUST BE RESPONSIBLE, PERSONABLE, PROFESSIONAL AND FLEXIBLE AS TO SCHEDULE
  • BILINGUAL (SPANISH/ENGLISH) IS A PLUS

Salary / Compensation:: TBD

Application Due Date:: Position available now; Open until position filled
PLEASE E-MAIL US USING FORM AT THIS LINK: Email Breining Institute
OR FAX RESUME TO (916) 987-8823


June 16, 2016

Company Name:: Phoenix House
Company Address:: 50 Jay Street
City:: Brooklyn
State:: NY
ZIP Code:: 11201
Company Website:: http://www.phoenixhouse.org/about/careers/
Contact Person:: Ashley Fedele
Contact Person Title::
E-mail:: dirrecruit@phoenixhouse.org
Telephone::

Job Information

Position Title:: Counselor – Long Island City

Position Description:: POSITION SUMMARY:
Under the supervision of the Program Coordinator, the Counselor delivers substance abuse treatment services to clients. responsible for the administration, supervision, and direction of clinical activities involved in establishing a complete treatment environment.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Handles a caseload, delivering all treatment components to assigned clients; develops and revises individual treatment plans, assesses client progress, provides individual and group counseling, assigns job functions, facilitates peer support groups, delivers workshops and seminars (developing new topics, as needed in consultation with the Program Director and Clinical Coordinator), provides and supervises recreational programming, etc.
• Participates in case conferences to assess client progress, where needed; makes recommendation for changes in treatment planning and advancement to the next treatment level.
• Makes recommendations regarding program effectiveness, and needed revisions to the program design and/or policies and procedures.
• Must be available on an “on-call” basis at all times.
• Supervision and participation in all necessary group encounters, seminars and morning meetings.
• Medication monitoring
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:: QUALIFICATIONS:
• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education and work experience
• CASAC Certification in substance abuse counseling
• 3 years of related experience
• Familiarity with regulations governing Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Services preferred.

TO APPLY:
Please submit your resume to DirRecruit@phoenixhouse.org with ‘Counselor-LIC’ in the subject line.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


June 16, 2016

Company Name:: Phoenix Houses of California
Company Address:: 19005 Wiley’s Well Rd.
City:: Blythe
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 92225
Company Website:: phoenixhouse.org
Contact Person:: Phoenix House HR
Contact Person Title::
E-mail:: Hr.cal@phoenixhouse.org
Telephone::

Job Information

Position Title:: Journey Counselor

Position Description:: Phoenix Houses of California seek a Journey Counselor at the Calipatria State Correctional Facility. Under the supervision of the Phoenix House Program Director, s/he will deliver treatment services to individuals in the facilities. Responsibilities will include one-on-one counseling, facilitating groups and workshops, evaluating and documenting the progress of the clients, and developing/implementing a treatment service plan.

The Journey Counselor will also work to develop a Community Services Plan and transitional documents for continued community program activities. S/he will work with the client to create a support network for clients’ pending return to the community. Also, the role will participate in all functions of the treatment unit including weekly group activities and individual sessions.

*Calipatria State Prison is an adult all-male facility.

Qualifications:: EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

• Must possess a high school diploma or its equivalent; and must be certified as an AOD Counselor, with a certification recognized by DHCS

EXPERIENCE:

• Must have a minimum of one (1) year experience providing SUDT services to an offender population
• Practiced at delivering treatment services to clients
• Past involvement in conducting group and individual meetings
• Qualified to work collaboratively with the CDCR and institutional staff

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

• Ability to participate in all staff meetings to help assess and evaluate all residents’ behavioral patterns and progress, attitudes
• Capacity to supervise and support the coordination of “house” activities and functions
• Capability to engage with Phoenix House and correctional staff at all levels and follow up on clients’ appointments.
• Skilled to observe and evaluate clients, and relate all information for clinical application and client records
• Solid verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to utilize in MS Office products including effective data entry skills

TO APPLY:

Please submit your resume to Hr.cal@phoenixhouse.org with “Journey Counselor – CA” in the subject line. We at Phoenix House appreciate your interest and consideration of roles in our organization.

Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer providing equality of opportunity to all who are protected against discrimination by law, regulation or executive order, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

EEO is the Law: Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Click https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf to learn more.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


June 16, 2016

Company Name:: Phoenix Houses of California
Company Address:: 7018 Blair Rd
City:: Calipatria
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 92233
Company Website:: phoenixhouse.org
Contact Person:: Phoenix House HR
Contact Person Title::
E-mail:: Hr.cal@phoenixhouse.org
Telephone::

Job Information

Position Title:: Journey Counselor

Position Description:: Phoenix Houses of California seek a Journey Counselor at the Calipatria State Correctional Facility. Under the supervision of the Phoenix House Program Director, s/he will deliver treatment services to individuals in the facilities. Responsibilities will include one-on-one counseling, facilitating groups and workshops, evaluating and documenting the progress of the clients, and developing/implementing a treatment service plan.

The Journey Counselor will also work to develop a Community Services Plan and transitional documents for continued community program activities. S/he will work with the client to create a support network for clients’ pending return to the community. Also, the role will participate in all functions of the treatment unit including weekly group activities and individual sessions.

*Calipatria State Prison is an adult all-male facility.

Qualifications:: EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

• Must possess a high school diploma or its equivalent; and must be certified as an AOD Counselor, with a certification recognized by DHCS

EXPERIENCE:

• Must have a minimum of one (1) year experience providing SUDT services to an offender population
• Practiced at delivering treatment services to clients
• Past involvement in conducting group and individual meetings
• Qualified to work collaboratively with the CDCR and institutional staff

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

• Ability to participate in all staff meetings to help assess and evaluate all residents’ behavioral patterns and progress, attitudes
• Capacity to supervise and support the coordination of “house” activities and functions
• Capability to engage with Phoenix House and correctional staff at all levels and follow up on clients’ appointments.
• Skilled to observe and evaluate clients, and relate all information for clinical application and client records
• Solid verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to utilize in MS Office products including effective data entry skills

TO APPLY:

Please submit your resume to Hr.cal@phoenixhouse.org with “Journey Counselor – CA” in the subject line. We at Phoenix House appreciate your interest and consideration of roles in our organization.

Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer providing equality of opportunity to all who are protected against discrimination by law, regulation or executive order, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

EEO is the Law: Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Click https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf to learn more.

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


June 14, 2016

Company Name:: First To Serve, Inc.
Company Address:: 1017 W 50th Street
City:: Los Angeles
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 90037
Company Website:: www.firsttoserve.org
Contact Person:: Yolonda Simmons
Contact Person Title:: Human Resources
E-mail:: info@firsttoserve.org
Telephone:: 323-920-6551

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Counselor / Case Manager

Position Description::
• The Substance Abuse Counselor/Case Manager will work with program clients to create individual substance abuse recovery plans and vocational development plan(s). Conduct individuals and group sessions. Write progress notes.
• Locate and make use of appropriate community resources and linkage to services for clients;
• Evaluate clients for readiness to transition including the formulation of service plans and goals and aid clients to implement service plans
• Provide individual attention to each client/resident in the form of weekly case management meetings to be on a one-to-one basis

Qualifications::
Must be certified in State of California by one of the certifying agencies, CAADE, CCAPP, CATC, or a registered worker with certifying agencies.
Three years’ experience providing case management and/or substance abuse services in community setting
Experience with homelessness, substance abuse, mental health issues, co-occurring disorders and psychiatric disability
Ability to write treatment plans and progress notes.

Salary / Compensation:: Based on Experience

Application Due Date:: July 1, 2016


June 13, 2016

Company Name:: A New Solution
Company Address:: 14540 Hamlin Street, Suite I
City:: Van Nuys
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 91411
Company Website::
Contact Person:: Belinda Baker
Contact Person Title::
E-mail:: anewsolutioncoed@aol.com
Telephone::

Job Information

Position Title:: Certified Counselor

Position Description:: Full or Part time counselor for residential

Qualifications::
A certificate in alcohol and/or drug studies from an approved counselor certifying organization.
Experience in residential counseling and substance abuse treatment.
Excellent oral and written communication skill.
Self motivated, resourceful and able to work as a team member.

Immediate hire

If qualified and interested please email resume to anewsolutioncoed@aol.com

Salary / Compensation:: open

Application Due Date:: ASAP


June 7, 2016

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

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Counseling Registered or Certified: Counselor I or Counselor II

Position Description:: 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
• Other duties as assigned
• Full job description will be given at the time of hire

Qualifications:: Qualifications:
• High School Diploma or GED
• Current I-9 Supporting Documentation (At time of hire)
• Dependable/Well Organized
• Must be able to work nights and weekends
• Substance Abuse Counseling Registered or Certified: Counselor I or Counselor II

Please, send resume (Attn:HR) to:
Email: hr@fordstreet.org
Fax: (707)468-9860
Mail: 139 Ford Street, Ukiah CA 95482

Salary / Compensation:: Offer: • $15.00 per hour + DOE • 32-40 hours per week • Insurance Benefits – Medical, Vision, Dental • 80 hours of vacation accumulation per year * to start • Accumulate 1 hour of paid sick leave per every 30 hours worked • 11 paid/loaded Holidays per year • 2 gifted Floating Holidays Off per year

Application Due Date::


June 7, 2016

Company Name:: Butte County Office of Education
Company Address:: 1859 Bird Street
City:: Oroville
State:: Ca
ZIP Code:: 95969
Company Website:: http://www.bcoe.org/divisions/sps/butte__community_based_coalition__bcbc_
Contact Person:: Laura Kawasaki
Contact Person Title:: Sr. Human Resource Specialist
E-mail:: lksawasaki@bcoe.org
Telephone:: 530-532-5818

Job Information

Position Title:: Case Manager I – BCBC Program

Position Description:: Under the supervision of the Program Coordinator or Program Specialist II and as a part of the case management team, assists in providing transition services for adult offenders on probation, parole or in a county jail setting; assists staff with recordkeeping, group facilitation, and interaction and communication with clients, staff, parole agents, probation officers, sheriff staff and other agencies. The Case Manager I – Butte Community Based Coalition (BCBC) works with a variety of at-risk and high-risk adults. Clients are in need of the services necessary to successfully transition back into the community from state prison or county jail. These services include, but are not limited to, education, job readiness, job placement, substance abuse education and life skills.

To apply visit https://www.edjoin.org/Home/Jobposting/795999

This is a Shasta County (Redding, CA.) site position.

Qualifications:: Knowledge of / Ability to: Provide case management services to at-risk or high-risk adults and families. Facilitate positive working relationships between t CBC programs, service providers, partnering agencies and administration. Provide support to clients and their families during their transition back into the community. Work with diverse community groups and populations. Organize and support various transition activities. Provide trainings to clients, CBC staff, and agency partners. Work effectively as a team member with all partners. Apply excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Proficiency in use of telecommunications and computer applications related to position. Prepare and maintain accurate records. Work productively, creatively and with independent initiative.
An Associates degree or equivalent units from an accredited college or university in the fields of education, psychology, social work, health, criminal justice or related field.
Two years of experience working with high risk youth or adults and or very low income families.
Two years successful experience in coordinating and facilitating group interactions, meetings and or training. Demonstrated successful experience working with educational or social service programs and or services.

For more information and to apply visit https://www.edjoin.org/Home/Jobposting/7959999

Salary / Compensation:: Schedule 5 Range 20/A-I $17.88-$26.42 DOE

Application Due Date:: Open till filled


June 4, 2016

Company Name:: Fusion Recovery, Inc.
Company Address:: 940 Saratoga Ave Ste 240
City:: San Jose
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 95129
Company Website:: http://www.fusionrecovery.com
Contact Person:: Therese Frey
Contact Person Title:: Clinical Director
E-mail:: tfrey@fusionrecovery.com
Telephone:: No Calls Please

Job Information

Position Title:: Counselor / Therapist

Position Description:: Fusion Recovery is an upscale and innovative outpatient treatment facility in San Jose, CA. We are looking for experienced counselors and therapists for full-time and part-time positions. Must have at least 2 years of addiction counseling experience and be licensed/certified for drug and alcohol counseling or have a Master’s degree in a related field. Individuals who have an LPCC, CADC I or II, MSW, and LMFT or are Psychologists are also encouraged to apply. Position responsibilities include conducting Intakes and Assessments, doing utilization review with insurance companies, facilitating group therapy (education groups, process groups, CBT, family group, etc.), individual counseling and case management, treatment and discharge planning. Experience working in a State Certified or Licensed program is a major plus, as well as prior training in Motivation Interviewing techniques. Must have excellent customer service skills, present professionally and have excellent references. Addition perks include no weekend work, and excellent opportunities for part-time clinicians seeking to continue their own private practices. Please submit your resume with a very brief cover letter, salary history (optional) and references.

Qualifications:: Minimum RAS, CADC + 2 years experience. If applicable, must be in recovery and have two years of documented time clean and sober. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply; Fusion Recovery is an equal opportunity employer and serves a diverse client population. http://www.fusionrecovery.com

Salary / Compensation:: $60+ Per hour DOE

Application Due Date:: No Due Date


May 27, 2016

Company Name:: Alcoholism Center For Women
Company Address:: 1147 South Alvarado Street
City:: Los Angeles
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 90006
Company Website:: www.alcoholismcenterforwomen.org
Contact Person:: Lorette Herman
Contact Person Title:: Executive Director
E-mail:: lherman@acwla.org
Telephone:: 213.381.8515

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Counselor

Position Description:: The Alcoholism Center For Women’s (ACW’s) Substance Abuse Counselor works in a team capacity with other counselors to support either our residential or outpatient programs. The counselor conducts telephone screens, intake assessments, individual counseling sessions and groups. The counselor documents all work in our computer client system. The counselor prepares monthly reports and is responsible for his/her own caseload insuring that files are organized and up to date and discharge and aftercare plans are completed. ACW counselors use evidence based curriculum that is gender responsive and trauma informed.

Qualifications:: California registered or certified substance abuse certificate from an accredited institution. AA Degree in Human Services or related field. Degree may be substituted with high school degree and 3 years of experience in substance abuse treatment. Two years of working knowledge in social and clinical treatment setting, practical knowledge of social and clinical model treatment approaches and techniques, Computer literate. Strong oral and written communication skills. If recovering from substance abuse must have a minimum of 2 years clean and sober. Need not be in recovery to apply. English/Spanish speaking are encouraged to apply.

Salary / Compensation:: DOE

Application Due Date:: Now and Ongoing


May 24, 2016

Company Name:: WestCare California, Inc.
Company Address:: 1804 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:: Journey Level Counselor

Position Description:: 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.

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.

Salary / Compensation:: $16.35 per hour

Application Due Date:: Until filled


May 21, 2016

Company Name:: Alert Driving, Inc.
Company Address:: 1900 Camden Ave. #205
City:: San Jose
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 95124
Company Website:: www.alertdrivinginc.com
Contact Person:: Denise O’Sullivan
Contact Person Title:: Director
E-mail:: denise.osullivan@alertdrivinginc.com
Telephone:: 408 879 7581

Job Information

Position Title:: Drug and Alcohol Counselor for DUI program – Part-time

Qualifications::

Certified or registered drug and alcohol counselor with a certification approved and accepted by the Department of Health Care Services

Duties: Provide individual counseling, conduct assessments, facilitate process groups and possibly instruct education classes for persons convicted of driving of the influence.

Salary / Compensation:: $20/hr. for individual counseling; $30/hour for group/education sessions.

Closing Date:: June 30, 2016


May 18, 2016

Company Name:: WestCare California, Inc.
Company Address:: 1804 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:: Journey Level Counselor

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


May 18, 2016

Company Name:: SOBER8
Company Address:: 6237 Bonsall Drive
City:: Malibu
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 90265
Company Website:: Sober8.com
Contact Person:: Barbara Garrett
Contact Person Title:: Human Resource Coordinator
E-mail:: bgarrett@sober8.com
Telephone:: 4153597844

Job Information

Position Title:: Certified Addiction Counselor

Position Description:: Sober8 is an online addiction counseling service providing confidential addiction counseling via video counseling sessions, text messaging, and phone consultations over a state of the art encrypted, HIPPA compliant, telecommunications platform. Our mission is to give highest quality care to our clients who seek help from substance abuse and dependence.

Sober8 is recruiting CALIFORNIA CERTIFIED ADDICTION COUNSELORS (CATC, CADAAC, CADC) WITH AT LEAST ONE YEAR EXPERIENCE IN CONDUCTING INDIVIDUAL SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELING.

Qualifications:: MUST HAVE CURRENT CALIFORNIA CERTIFICATION AS AN ADDICTION COUNSELOR (CATC, CADAAC, CADC).
ONE YEAR EXPERIENCE COUNSELING IN A PROFESSIONAL SETTING.
HIGHEST ETHICAL STANDARDS.
COMPETENT COUNSELING WITHIN A DIVERSE POPULATION OF CLIENTS.

Bachelors degree in related field preferred but not required.
Bilingual strong plus.

Salary / Compensation:: $60 per hour

Application Due Date:: Open


May 17, 2016

Company Name:: BI INC/GEO GROUP REENTRY SERVICES
Company Address:: 14227 Road 28
City:: Madera
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 93638
Company Website:: www.geogroup.com
Contact Person:: Jose Pedroza
Contact Person Title:: Program Manager
E-mail:: jpedroza@geogroup.com
Telephone:: (559) 673-1369 Ext. 5069

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Position Title:: Substance Abuse Counselor

Position Description:: Assist in developing, organizing, and conducting programs to provide education for conditions and problems relating to drug and alcohol abuse. Conducts and assists in conducting individual and group counseling sessions and programs. Primary duties include but not limited to: Provide relevant substance abuse information for class curriculum, facilitate didactic educational presentations, group counseling and individual counseling sessions. Selects and recommends new instructional materials and programs for use in the substance abuse program. Maintains knowledge of new developments in the field of substance abuse professionals, programs and associations. Completes required drug testing, assessments, psychosocial history data collection when necessary. Participates in related training for substance abuse. Conducts on going substance abuse training with staff. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:: Certified to work as a substance abuse counselor in the state of California. Prefer B.A. Degree rom an accredited college (Preferably in Human Services). Correctional setting experience preferred. Working knowledge of the 12 step program of Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous. Ability to interact in a professional manner in both individual and group counseling settings. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Computer literate in necessary software typically used in a work environment. Ability to type a minimum of 30 WPM. Ability to work with a team of professionals and have the ability to implement team strategy approaches to work assignments.

Salary / Compensation:: Stating Hourly Rate $17 per hour

Application Due Date:: Continuous, until filled


May 17, 2016

Company Name:: Magnolia Women’s Recovery Program
Company Address:: 17 Embarcadero Cove
City:: Oakland
State:: CALIFORNIA
ZIP Code:: 94606
Company Website:: www.magnoliarecovery.org
Contact Person:: Barbara Quintero
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: bquintero@magnoliarecovery.org
Telephone:: 5104872910

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Position Title:: Entry Level Monitor/Counselor

Position Description:: Maintaining shift coverage, supervision and support of residential clients, setting and contributing to the safety and security of the clients and the facility.
Enforcing program rules, policies, and procedures.
Guiding clients and facilitating appropriate behavior about daily living skills, self-care, personal interaction, social relationships and constructive time management.
Conducting regular rounds of the facility and interacting with participants to share information, provide supplies, and facilitate interventions as necessary.
Address negative behavior with a positive attitude.
Conduct and monitor educational groups as assigned (day & evening shifts).
Perform periodic inspections of facility and develop corrective action plans to address problems.
Document activities in accordance with agency practice.
Maintain confidentiality.
Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:: Current CPR & First Aid
Must be Registered or Certified by one of the accredited, State-approved or nationally-recognized licensing or certifying agency.
Must possess and maintain a valid California Driver’s License.
Must be able to physically respond to clients’ needs in the event of a crisis.
Must have basic computer knowledge/skills. Maintaining our electronic records system, is required.
Must be able to attend programs bi-weekly mandatory staff meeting.
Must be able to obtain a Department of Justice (DOJ) clearance. Individuals with serious criminal offenses in their background may not be able to obtain DOJ clearance.
Must maintain valid car insurance.

Salary / Compensation:: D.O.E

Application Due Date:: Until Filled


May 16, 2016

Company Name:: Southern Solano Alcohol Council (SSAC)
Company Address:: 419 Pennsylvania St.
City:: Vallejo
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 94590
Company Website::
Contact Person:: Carol Roberts
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: ssacbb@att.net
Telephone:: (707) 643-271`5

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Position Title:: Addiction Counselor (Part-time / On-Call)

Position Description::
Supervision of social model detoxification program.
Perform Intakes, assessments., observations, supportive counseling and progress notes,
This is a Part-time, On-Call, not full-time position.

Qualifications:: Minimum High School Diploma
1 year experience in the Alcohol/drug field
Minimum 2 years sobriety
Must be registered and or certified with one of the following CCAPP, CADTP or CAADE
Prefer Alcohol/Addiction Studies college certificate
Clear background checks and medical clearance
Most importantly a compassionate and caring demeanor

Salary / Compensation:: based on experience

Application Due Date:: June 15, 2016


May 14, 2016

Company Name:: WestCare California, Inc.
Company Address:: 1804 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:: Journey level Case Manager

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


May 11, 2016

Company Name:: El Dorado Community Services
Company Address:: 24625 Arch Street
City:: Newhall
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 91321
Company Website::
Contact Person:: Desiray Buntain
Contact Person Title::
E-mail:: vquinonez@americanhealthservices.org
Telephone:: 6612882644

Job Information

Position Title:: SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR

Position Description:: Looking for a reliable candidate that is interested in joining our treatment team. The position is Full-time, Monday-Friday 6am-2:30pm.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

The evaluation of patients, treatment planning, and counseling services.
The use, abuse and treatment of illicit drugs and addiction.
Organization and time management.
Communication skills both written and verbal.
Has intermediate computer skills

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Maintains a caseload of up to 50 patients
Maintains all necessary documentation current
Provides individual and group counseling as medically necessary.
Develops treatment plan and provides counseling in the respective areas.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Be willing and able to provide coverage at multiple sites within a 45 mile radius from the assigned clinic, when necessary or required.
Be willing and able to work weekends and travel overnight, if necessary or required in crisis situations.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

Orient new patients to the programs’ rules, policies, procedures and patients rights.
Conduct Intakes, Discharge Planning, Initial Needs Assessments, and Initial Treatment Plans in a professional manner and within time guidelines as required by applicable federal and state regulation, COA guidelines and company policies.
Involve patients in their own assessment, evaluation, Treatment Plans and the Clinical Severity Index (CSI), providing the patient with a sense of entitlement to their own recovery.
Administer the Addiction Severity Index (ASI), evaluate patients and prioritize severity of problems/issues initially and on an ongoing basis.
Determine clinical necessity of counseling services based on the clinical assessment and evaluation of the patients.
Provides referrals to community resources.
Participates in case-conferences
Performs and participates in Quality Assurance activities
These duties are not all inclusive.

Qualifications::
Possess a degree, license, certification/registered or equivalent clinical experience or training necessary to provide counseling services to our patient population.
Possess counselor certification by a “Certifying Organization”recognized by the Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs.
Maintain compliance with the requirements for continuing education hours and/or units (CEH or CEU) as determined by the Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs and/or other regulatory agencies.

Salary / Compensation:: DOE

Application Due Date::


May 11, 2016

Company Name:: Nirvana Drug and Alcohol Treatment Institute
Company Address:: 1100 Kansas Ave Ste. B
City:: Modesto
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95351
Company Website:: nirvanatx.org
Contact Person:: Michael Bagley
Contact Person Title:: CFO
E-mail:: nirvanatx@yahoo.com
Telephone:: 209-579-1151

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Position Title:: Counselor

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

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 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.

Salary / Compensation:: $14-$18 per hour

Application Due Date:: Ongoing Openings


May 10, 2016

Company Name:: Yolo Community Care Continuum
Company Address:: PO Box 1101
City:: Davis
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 95617
Company Website:: www.y3c.org
Contact Person:: Kacy Goulart
Contact Person Title:: Administrative Assistant
E-mail:: kgoulart@y3c.org
Telephone:: 5307582160

Job Information

Position Title:: Mental Health Worker

Position Description:: This is an exciting opportunity for those interested in the social services field. Some of your job duties and learning opportunities will include:

• Review treatment plan goals with clients regularly
• Support clients in accessing community resources
• Provide one-to-one counseling
• Meet weekly with clients on case load
• Assist clients in maintenance of prescribed medication
• Provide effective crisis intervention
• Complete assessments accurately and professionally
• Teach independent living skills effectively
• Demonstrate active listening skills
• Prioritize daily tasks
• Utilize individualized approach to client services
• All other duties as assigned

Milieu Management
• Provide information (verbally and in Com Log) to staff during shift transition
• Support team members
• Provide support to team members when a crisis occurs
• Be aware of and eliminate stressors in the milieu
• Be aware of potential crises and manage the milieu to decrease crises
• Identify, prioritize, and resolve problems accurately & efficiently
• Prepare and facilitate groups as assigned
• Prioritize daily tasks and perform effectively
• Manage milieu to ensure clients feel safe and secure
• Manage time effectively to carry out daily job duties
• Is present at and oversees client activities
• Ensure completion of household chores by clients
• Ensure that milieu is clean, safe and in compliance with Medi-Cal and Community Care Licensing requirements

Communication and Outreach
• Inform Program Director of significant events in a timely manner
• Communicate accurate & timely information within guidelines
• Coordinate with other treatment providers
• Advocate for clients
• Function effectively as a treatment team member
• Represent YCCC and programs in a professional manner
• Demonstrate professional phone courtesy
• Make appropriate referrals for clients to other services in coordination with program director
• Utilize supervision with program director to enhance clinical skill
• Demonstrate a proactive approach & attitude
• Adhere to confidentiality
• Make appropriate referrals for clients to other services in coordination with Program Director
• Participate in staff meetings
• Utilize supervision with program director to enhance clinical skill

Documentation
• All charts, program documentation, medication management, incident reports, and other forms/reports are completed according to the following criteria:
o Timely (within 72 hours of provided service)
o Objectively (behavioral observations are recorded accurately)
o Thoroughly
o Legibly
o Correctly follows procedures
• Treatment plan goals are developed in tandem with the client and are time limited, observable, measurable, achievable, and are developed in conjunction with the client

Qualifications:: Education: Coursework in psychology, social work, or related field preferred.

Experience: One year working with individuals with psychiatric disabilities preferred.

Knowledge: Knowledge of and belief in the principles of consumer centered treatment. Knowledge of DSM-V, medications and interventions preferred.

Special Skills: Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as a team member. Excellent communication skills, both oral, and written.

Physical requirements: Must obtain a clean TB test and clearance on an employment physical. Must be able to lift twenty pounds, view and utilize a computer, documents in writing and/or typed form, and drive as needed.

Other Requirements: Valid driver’s license, clean driving record, and personal automobile insurance preferred. Employment is contingent upon receiving Department of Justice fingerprint clearance. Current First Aid and CPR certifications are required prior to employment.

Salary / Compensation:: Pay starts at $11.83—$12.42 plus benefits, annual leave and sick time off. Pay is determined by education level. Full job description and agency information at www.y3c.org. EOE.

Application Due Date:: open


May 10, 2016

Company Name:: Karuk Tribe
Company Address:: 64236 Second Avenue
City:: Happy Camp
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 96039
Company Website:: www.karuk.us
Contact Person:: Dora Bernal
Contact Person Title:: Human Resource Director
E-mail:: dlbernal@karuk.us
Telephone:: 530-493-1600

Job Information

Position Title:: Substance Abuse Counselor

Position Description:: The mission of the Karuk Tribe’s Substance Abuse Program is “to provide culturally sensitive services to Native Americans and their families as well as other people living in the communities we serve.” The Certified Substance Abuse Counselor shall be responsible for providing a full range of drug/alcohol treatment, prevention and aftercare recovery services for clients and their families as needed. The Counselor shall identify trends, problems, and needs for service in the Karuk communities and shall collect and analyze data for organizational improvement. The Counselor shall carry out their duties with professional and personal integrity while being a team member, providing continuity of care in compliance with JCAHO/AAAHC standards.

Qualifications::
1. Have the ability to work effectively with Native American people in culturally diverse environments.

2. Have the ability to manage time well and work under stressful conditions with an even temperament.

3. Have the ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with other employees and the public.

4. Have the ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

5. If applicable, must be in recovery and have two years of documented time clean and sober.

Salary / Compensation:: $15.00 to $19.50 per hour (DOE)

Application Due Date:: Open Until Filled


May 10, 2016

Company Name:: Community Education Centers
Company Address:: 35 Fairfield Place
City:: West Caldwell
State:: New Jersey
ZIP Code:: 07006
Company Website:: www.cecintl.com
Contact Person:: Faith Hard
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: faith.hard@cdcr.ca.gov

Job Information

Position Title:: Journey Counselor

Position Description:: Position Description:: The Program Counselor has the primary responsibility of providing therapeutic program services to residents. The Program Counselor will be assigned specific residents, referred to as a “caseload” and monitor the service delivery for these residents while they are in the program from intake to discharge. These services may include, but not be limited to; didactic, psycho educational, individual and group counseling, peer awareness activities, therapeutic encounters, crisis intervention and recordkeeping. The Program Counselor shall provide these services within the scope of local certification, licensure and credentialing authorities and in accordance with contract assurances and prohibitions.

Qualifications:: Education:

Possess a High School diploma or G.E.D.

Certificates or Licenses:
Possess an DHCS approved Substance Abuse Counseling Certification at time of hire.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Experience: Have a minimum of one (1) year experience providing substance use disorder treatment and recovery services to the criminal justice population, preferably, in an in-custody environment providing CBT treatment services.
Knowledge: Understand a variety of models and theories of addiction and other problems related to substance use; recognize the importance of family, social networks, and community systems in the treatment and recovery process; know and comply with program documentation requirements, applicable ethical and professional standards of conduct.
Skills: Conduct initial clinical evaluations, which serve as the basis for assessments of risks and needs as well as treatment; provide treatment services appropriate to the personal and cultural identity and language of the resident/offenders; tailor helping strategies and treatment modalities to the resident/offender’s stage of dependence, change, or recovery; appropriately use strategies from accepted and culturally appropriate models for group counseling with resident/offenders with substance use disorders;
Abilities: Able to establish rapport with resident/offenders, including management of crisis situations and determination of needs for additional professional assistance; facilitate the resident/offender’s engagement in the treatment and recovery process; possess the management skills necessary to implement the treatment plan, consult as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, and assess ongoing treatment planning efficacy.
Equipment and Applications:
Knowledge of computers and word processing software such as MS Word, Excel, and Office.
Familiarity with basic office equipment (e.g. fax machine, copy machine, etc.).
Working Conditions:
Substantial amount of work will be in a general office environment, seated at a desk using typical office equipment such as phone and computer. Position requires use of a computer display and keyboard. Potential for adverse and/or hazardous events related to working within a facility that houses residents/offenders.
Physical Demands:
Position requires intermittent sitting, standing and walking. May sit for several hours to use a computer. Good visual and auditory abilities to interact with residents/offenders. Occasional lifting of up to 20 lbs.

Salary / Compensation:: $19.00/Hr

Application Due Date:: ASAP


May 10, 2016

Company Name:: Community Education Centers
Company Address:: Hwy 1
City:: San Luis Obispo
State:: California
ZIP Code:: 93409
Company Website:: www.cecintl.com
Contact Person:: Faith Hard
Contact Person Title:: Program Director
E-mail:: faith.hard@cdcr.ca.gov

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Position Title:: Journey Counselor

Position Description:: Position Description:: The Program Counselor has the primary responsibility of providing therapeutic program services to residents. The Program Counselor will be assigned specific residents, referred to as a “caseload” and monitor the service delivery for these residents while they are in the program from intake to discharge. These services may include, but not be limited to; didactic, psycho educational, individual and group counseling, peer awareness activities, therapeutic encounters, crisis intervention and recordkeeping. The Program Counselor shall provide these services within the scope of local certification, licensure and credentialing authorities and in accordance with contract assurances and prohibitions.

Qualifications:: Education:
Possess a High School diploma or G.E.D.
Certificates or Licenses:
Possess an DHCS approved Substance Abuse Counseling Certification at time of hire.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Experience: Have a minimum of one (1) year experience providing substance use disorder treatment and recovery services to the criminal justice population, preferably, in an in-custody environment providing CBT treatment services.
Knowledge: Understand a variety of models and theories of addiction and other problems related to substance use; recognize the importance of family, social networks, and community systems in the treatment and recovery process; know and comply with program documentation requirements, applicable ethical and professional standards of conduct.
Skills: Conduct initial clinical evaluations, which serve as the basis for assessments of risks and needs as well as treatment; provide treatment services appropriate to the personal and cultural identity and language of the resident/offenders; tailor helping strategies and treatment modalities to the resident/offender’s stage of dependence, change, or recovery; appropriately use strategies from accepted and culturally appropriate models for group counseling with resident/offenders with substance use disorders;
Abilities: Able to establish rapport with resident/offenders, including management of crisis situations and determination of needs for additional professional assistance; facilitate the resident/offender’s engagement in the treatment and recovery process; possess the management skills necessary to implement the treatment plan, consult as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, and assess ongoing treatment planning efficacy.
Equipment and Applications:
Knowledge of computers and word processing software such as MS Word, Excel, and Office.
Familiarity with basic office equipment (e.g. fax machine, copy machine, etc.).
Working Conditions:
Substantial amount of work will be in a general office environment, seated at a desk using typical office equipment such as phone and computer. Position requires use of a computer display and keyboard. Potential for adverse and/or hazardous events related to working within a facility that houses residents/offenders.
Physical Demands:
Position requires intermittent sitting, standing and walking. May sit for several hours to use a computer. Good visual and auditory abilities to interact with residents/offenders. Occasional lifting of up to 20 lbs.

Salary / Compensation:: $19.00/Hr

Application Due Date:: ASAP


MAY 9, 2016

Company Name:: Positive Progression Inc.
Company Address:: 1721 Lollie Ct
City:: San Jose
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95124
Company Website:: Www.positiveprogression.org
Contact Person:: Katy Mc Dowell
Contact Person Title:: Director
E-mail:: Katymcdowell@aol.com
Telephone:: 408-476-4888

Job Information

Position Title:: Counselor

Position Description:: Positive Progression is an upscale residential treatment facility n San Jose CA. We are looking for experienced Residential Treatment Counselors for full-time positions. Must have at least 2 years of addiction counseling experience and be licensed/certified for drug and alcohol counseling or have a Master’s degree in a related field. Individuals who have an LPCC, CADC I or II, MSW, and MFT Interns are also encouraged to apply. Position responsibilities include conducting Intakes and Assessments, doing utilization review with insurance companies, facilitating group therapy (education groups, process groups, CBT, family group, etc.), individual counseling and case management, treatment and discharge planning. Experience working in a JCAHO or CARF accredited program is a major plus, as well as prior training in Motivation Interviewing techniques.. Must have excellent customer service skills! Please submit your resume with a very brief cover letter, salary history (optional) and references.

Qualifications:: Minimum RAS, CADC + 2 years experience

Salary / Compensation:: DOE

Application Due Date::


MAY 9, 2016

Company Name:: Positive Progression Inc.
Company Address:: 1721 Lollie Ct
City:: San Jose
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95124
Company Website:: Www.positiveprogression.org
Contact Person:: Katy Mc Dowell
Contact Person Title:: Director
E-mail:: Katymcdowell@aol.com
Telephone:: 408-476-4888

Job Information

Position Title:: Clinical Program Director

Position Description:: Knowledge of recovery, mental health and other co-occurring disorders; Experience providing clinical supervision in field of addiction, Management experience; Knowledge of supervising within a progressive disciplinary system; Basic understanding of medications often used in substance use treatment and mental health fields; Experience working with addiction at all levels of continuum of care; Experience in crisis intervention and conflict resolution; Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain a positive collaborative relationship among staff; Experience with federal, state and county regulations and standards regarding the provision of clinical and programmatic services and all associated documentation and Title 9 requirements a plus.

Qualifications:: Prefer a Masters Level in Behavioral Health plus a minimum of 5 years experience, Licensed a plus.
Professional and a team player

Salary / Compensation:: DOE

Application Due Date::


MAY 9, 2016

Company Name:: Positive Progression Inc.
Company Address:: 1721 Lollie Ct
City:: San Jose
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95124
Company Website:: Www.positiveprogression.org
Contact Person:: Katy Mc Dowell
Contact Person Title:: Director
E-mail:: Katymcdowell@aol.com
Telephone:: 408-476-4888

Job Information

Position Title:: Chef

Position Description:: Cook at Treatment Facility

Qualifications:: Must be professional and be able to cook well

Salary / Compensation:: Must be professional and be able to cook well

Application Due Date:: DOE


MAY 7, 2016

Company Name:: CLARE Foundation
Company Address:: 909 Pico Blvd
City:: Santa Monica
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 90405
Company Website::
Contact Person:: Denise Ruiz
Contact Person Title:: Human Resources Director
E-mail:: druiz@clarefoundation.org
Telephone::

Job Information

Position Title:: Program Aid **Substance Abuse**

Position Description:: Program Assistant/Aid Opportunities

Program: Men’s Treatment Program/Women’s Treatment Program
Shift: Flexible schedule/PT-FT opportunities available
Pay: $11-$12.50 p/h depending on experience
Location: Santa Monica, CA

Specific responsibilities:
Attend all scheduled meeting and trainings
Assist Program Manager and Counselors/Case Managers in client supervision during daily activities
Supervise residents in coordination of daily program activities
Conduct thorough room and grounds checks
Assure that all emergency needs of residents are met and these incidents are reported as required
Assure adherence to all safety rules and regulations
Answer phones and provide information, referrals, and assistance to callers
Provide client transportation, if applicable
Maintain open, complete, and accurate verbal and written communications with all staff and residents
Must be self-motivated and able to follow job duties alone during this shift
Other tasks as assigned by the Program Manager

Qualifications:: MUST BE CURRENTLY STATE REGISTERED WITH A CERTIFYING AGENCY

Salary / Compensation:: $11.00-$12.50

Application Due Date::


MAY 6, 2016

Company Name:: BREINING INSTITUTE
Company Address:: 8894 GREENBACK LANE
City:: ORANGEVALE
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 95662
Company Website:: www.breining.edu
Contact Person:: Megan Richardson
Contact Person Title:: Program Manager
E-mail:: Email Form
Telephone:: (916) 987-0662

Position Title:: AOD COUNSELOR in DUI Program

Position Description::
PART-TIME and/or ON-CALL POSITION
CONDUCTING INDIVIDUAL FACE-TO-FACE INTERVIEWS, ASSESSMENTS,
GROUP COUNSELING, AND ALCOHOL EDUCATION CLASSES FOR A DRIVING-UNDER-THE-INFLUENCE (DUI) PROGRAM
DOCUMENTS, REVIEWS, AND CHARTS CLIENT PROGRESS AND COMPLETES ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION ON TIME
PLEASE E-MAIL US USING FORM AT THIS LINK: Email Form
OR FAX RESUME TO (916) 987-8823

Qualifications::
CURRENT AOD CERTIFICATION and/or REGISTERED AND ACTIVELY WORKING TOWARD AOD CERTIFICATION THROUGH A RECOGNIZED ALCOHOL AND DRUG CERTIFYING AGENCY
MUST BE RESPONSIBLE, PERSONABLE, PROFESSIONAL AND FLEXIBLE AS TO SCHEDULE
BILINGUAL (SPANISH/ENGLISH) IS A PLUS

Salary / Compensation:: TBD

Application Due Date:: Position available now; Open until position filled


MAY 6, 2016

Company Name:: SDSU-DUIP
Company Address:: 9245 Skypark Ct #101
City:: San Diego
State:: Calif
ZIP Code:: 92123
Company Website:: sdsuduip.com
Contact Person:: Oscar Almendarez
Contact Person Title:: Counseling Manager
E-mail:: oalmendarez@sdsuduip.com
Telephone:: 858-467-6810

Job Information

Position Title:: DUIP Counselor / Educator

Position Description:: Per Title 9 requirements

Qualifications:: Certified/Licensed

Salary / Compensation:: Start: $17.85

Application Due Date:: open


May 5, 2016

Company Name:: Occupational Health Services
Company Address:: Los Vallecitos Blvd.
City:: San Marcos
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 92069
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 Bilingual Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor Intern

Position Description:: If you are looking for an opportunity to work in an innovative DUI Program, then explore this part-time position (16 hours/week) with Occupational Health Services in San Marcos. The Bilingual Alcohol & Other Drug (AOD) Counselor Intern position provides the opportunity to gain the skills and experience to work as an AOD Counselor in a supervised setting. Under the supervision of a licensed or certified Associate, the Intern will provide group, individual counseling, assessments, education classes, orientation, and individual appointments for alcohol and drug issues.

Qualifications:: Position requires a high school diploma or equivalent and current enrollment in an Alcohol/Drug Studies Educational Program. You must be registered as an AOD Counselor in the State of California, and in good standing with certifying agency. Candidates must have less than 2080 hours experience providing educational counseling services to persons with alcohol and/or other drug problems to be considered an Intern. Previous paid/volunteer experience in a substance abuse setting preferred. Bilingual in English/Spanish required.

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/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

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 Intern” 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:: June 1, 2016


May 4, 2016

Company Name:: ABC PROGRAMS
Company Address:: 1501 Raymond Ave., Suite C
City:: Anaheim
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 92801
Company Website::
Contact Person:: Cristal Pizano
Contact Person Title::
E-mail::jobs@abctraffic.com
Telephone::

Job Information

Position Title:: AOD Counselor/Case Manager

Position Description:: Now Hiring Certified Drug & Alcohol Counselor

Position includes: Case Managing, Group Leading and Educational Sessions

Opportunities also available in Santa Ana & Hawaiian Gardens

If qualified and interested please reply to email on ad with your resume or fax resume to 714-429-9910

Qualifications::
Current Registration and/or Certified

Must have 2 years experience and Verification of hours

Must be Bilingual (English / Spanish)

Salary / Compensation::

Application Due Date::


May 4, 2016

Company Name:: Narcotic Addiction Treatment Agency, Inc.
Company Address:: 8741 Laurel Canyon Blvd.
City:: Sun Valley
State:: CA
ZIP Code:: 91352
Company Website:: nataclinic.com
Contact Person:: Christy Wilson
Contact Person Title:: Chief Operations Officer
E-mail:: christynata@sbcglobal.net
Telephone:: 818 768 5525

Job Information

Position Title:: Addiction Counselor

Position Description:: We are seeking an Addiction Counselor to provide counseling services for adults with an addiction to heroin and other opioids. We are a small family owned outpatient methadone treatment program and provide a patient-centered approach in the treatment of our patients. This highly interactive program allows counselors to work individually with patients to establish trust, identify treatment goals and counseling approaches to alter behaviors associated with addiction. Candidates must have excellent interpersonal skills, a strong commitment to helping people, and be either a California State Certified Addiction Counselor, or be in the process of becoming certified.
If you are interested in this position please include a cover letter with your resume addressing your counseling experience and how this position contributes to your career goals.

Qualifications:: Candidates must have excellent interpersonal skills, a strong commitment to helping people, and be either a California State Certified Addiction Counselor, or be in the process of becoming certified.

Salary / Compensation:: TBD

Application Due Date:: 05/31/2016