Part time Residential Counselor
March 27, 2023 |
Residential Counselor is responsible for providing intensive group and individual counseling to adults diagnosed with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders providing ongoing assessment, intervention, and crisis management as needed. As part of a multidisciplinary team, this position provides strength-based therapeutic care, facilitates a wide variety of recovery-oriented activities, and offers training and coaching in life skills within a 24/7 milieu setting.
Available Shift: 7:00 am – 3:00 pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 32 hours total.
Qualifications:* Valid Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) counselor certification issued by California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP) and the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS). * Two years current experience in chemical dependency field. * Two years current experience in client caseload management and group counseling * Demonstrated knowledge of the disease and treatment of chemical dependency including 12-step work and social model programs. * Must be able to pass community care licensing criteria for employees of residential care facilities, and pass the Federal Background check, including fingerprint check. * Must have a valid, current driver’s license with an insurable record and be willing to drive the agency van when needed.