Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunity: Addiction Counselor - Montgomery County Methadone Center (Norristown)

Montgomery County Methadone Center ( A Division of Resource for Human Development ,Inc) We are currently expanding due to our recognition as a Center of Excellence for Opiate Treatment. At this time we are seeking to hire a full time Counselor for our Norristown facility.

Post date: 8/18/17
Deadline: 10/18/17
Qualifications:

BS Degree from accredited college with a major in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or Chemical Dependency; Master's Level Preferred
Ability to Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication
1 year plus related field experience required
Scheduled work week Monday through Friday and based on Program and patient needs.
Previous Methadone Treatment Experience Preferred.

Responsibilities:

Provide individual and Group Counseling
Maintain caseload of 35+ patients
Responsible for Clinical chart documentation including : Treatment Plans, DAP notes, Case Consultations and Psychosocial Assessments.
Attend all Present Clinical Consultations, Treatment plan meetings and clinical supervisions as scheduled.
Provide Crisis Intervention
Assist in client aftercare planning and follow - up.
Facilitate specialty Groups as assigned.
Evaluate client's progress and report to funders/referral sources as requested.
Determine resources needed to meet the individuals needs identified in the assessment process and coordinate community support activities.
To take all necessary actions in assuring the implementation of comprehensive service plan( treatment plan) including serving as an advocate for the client to enable him or her to receive needed services: identification of program needs, service gaps, and recommending strategies.

To Apply

Please apply on line www.rhd.org look under employment opportunities and complete application

Employment Opportunity: Addictions Counselor - Treatment Trends/Keenan House (Allentown, PA)

Treatment Trends, Inc./Keenan House has an immediate opening for an FT Addictions Counselor to provide both individual and group therapy at Keenan House, an inpatient drug and alcohol facility.

Post date: 9/18/17
Deadline: 12/18/17
Qualifications:

Bachelors in Psychology, Mental Health, or Social Work required. Individual/group drug & alcohol exp. preferred. Bi lingual a plus. Competitive salary, excellent benefits. EOE.

To Apply

Resumes can be submitted to: kristinedietrich@treatmenttrends.org

Employment Opportunity: Addictions Counselor II - Opioid Treatment Program - Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (Harrisburg, PA)

Provide substance abuse counseling in the Opioid Treatment Program and occasionally at our Outpatient Substance Use Disorders Program. Participates in the interdisciplinary team to help improve the health and well-being of the patient’s with Opioid-Use Disorder and promote team functioning. Interventions will include crisis intervention, brief behavioral interventions, psychosocial assessments, supportive short-term counseling, group psychotherapy, and appropriate internal/external referrals.

Post date: 7/13/17
Deadline: 10/13/17
Qualifications:

Master’s Degree in Human Services or related field. Certified as an Addictions Counselor with the Pennsylvania Certification Board, International Consortium of Reciprocal Counseling, or another state government’s substance abuse counseling certification board. License preferred but not required: LPC, LMFT, LSW, LCSW. Minimum of 3 years of experience working with individuals with Substance Use Disorders. Experience working in a medical setting preferred. Experience working with populations with varying lifestyles, ages, sexual orientation, ethnic and cultural backgrounds and economic status. If in recovery from a substance use disorder must be in recovery for a minimum of 2 years. Basic computer skills required.

To Apply

Apply online: www.ppimhs.org

Employment Opportunity: Behavioral Health Therapist - Caron Treatment Centers (Wernersville, PA)

CARON TREATMENT CENTERS, internationally recognized for excellence in behavioral health & addiction treatment, is seeking the following position:

Post date: 7/10/17
Deadline: 10/10/17
Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess a Master’s Degree in a Human Service field along with Licensure. Experience in men’s developmental issues and relapse required, as this position will be working with an adult male population. Specialty training such as DBT, EMDR, Art Therapy etc. preferred. Knowledge of 12-step programs is preferred but not required.

To Apply

Please visit our website at: www.caron.org/careers for more information and to apply for the position.

EOE M/F/D/V

Employment Opportunity: Case Manager - Berks Counseling Center (Reading, PA)

Berks Counseling Center is a recovery-oriented behavioral health, physical health, and supportive services organization providing a holistic approach to a culturally and economically diverse population for the purpose of achieving a healthy and productive lifestyle.

Post date: 8/9/17
Deadline: 11/9/17
Qualifications:

Education and/or training in the social services or related field required. Bachelor’s degree in the social services or related field preferred. At least one year experience working with individuals with substance abuse and behavioral health disorders required. Certified Recovery Specialist preferred. Bilingual: English/Spanish preferred. Valid PA Driver’s License and the ability to drive, travel and provide community-oriented services required. Knowledge of 12 Step Program and Community Resources a plus. A willingness to work with integrated team members required.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the following: 1) Receipt of results of a satisfactory drug and alcohol screening test. 2) Receipt of the originals of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, PA State Child Abuse, and DPW FBI Criminal History. These clearances must be valid within the 12 months prior to employment. A conviction is not a bar to employment, however a review will be conducted to make a determination of employment should a conviction be present. 3) Receipt of original documentation and verification of relevant degrees, diplomas, certificates, or licensure. 4) Confirmation that you are not on the OIG Federal Healthcare Program Exclusion from Participation list. Should you appear on this list, Berks Counseling Center is prohibited from employing you.

Responsibilities:

This position provides intensive case management to individuals with substance use disorders and/or behavioral health disorders. The case manager will complete an assessment of the individual’s strengths and needs to work with the individual to complete an individualized strength based service plan to guide them in overcoming barriers to recovery and towards independence and stability. The case manager must be able to work with integrated team to collaborate with behavioral health and medical departments to meet the needs of the individual and identify appropriate resources in the community to facilitate the individual’s recovery.

To Apply

Please send completed application (found at www.berkscc.org), resume and cover letter to hr@berkscc.org or fax to 610-985-0840, attention HR.

Berks Counseling Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Employment Opportunity: Case Manager/Group Faciliator - The Council of Southeast Pennsylvania (Bucks County)
Post date: 10/5/16
Deadline: 1/5/07
Qualifications:

Appropriate combination of the following: Bachelor’s degree; at least one (1) year experience working in either the criminal justice or treatment system. Good organizational and people skills. Understanding of addiction.

Responsibilities:

1. Screen offenders for appropriateness in TASC participa¬tion assessing risk.
2. Implement client initial assessment.
3. Effect appropriate placement in treatment.
4. Set up and manage communication loop between TASC, treatment and the appropriate criminal justice liaison.
5. Monitor client's participation and arrange for random testing.
6. Facilitate weekly Cognitive Skills sessions as part of the monitoring process. When Cognitive Skills attendance is not possible by any client, arrange weekly, individual counseling sessions.
7. Monitor TASC/SCI group.
8. Facilitate appropriate combination of programming including: Cognitive Skills group, Relapse Prevention, monitoring and documenting participation of each client. When appropriate meet with client on individual basis to problem solve and provide feedback.
9. Input and upkeep daily all client records according to established procedures.
10. Establish and maintain a liaison between TASC and SCI. Monitor and access the SCI referral system on an ongoing basis and implement changes to assure optimum participation.
11. Establish and maintain liaison with case management services and Department of Public Welfare to ensure uninterrupted treatment funding.
12. Work with Criminal Justice Programs Manager to ensure coordination of services, and communication of activities.
13. Work within other criminal justice programs as needed.
14. Other duties as assigned by Executive Director.

To Apply

Resumes/applications can be forwarded to: jobs@councilsepa.org

Employment Opportunity: Certified Addictions Counselor I - Opioid Treatment Program - Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (Harrisburg, PA)

Provide substance abuse counseling in the Opioid Treatment Program and occasionally at our Outpatient Substance Use Disorders Program. Participates in the interdisciplinary team to help improve the health and well-being of the patient’s with Opioid-Use Disorder and promote team functioning. Interventions will include crisis intervention, brief behavioral interventions, psychosocial assessments, supportive short-term counseling, group psychotherapy, and appropriate internal/external referrals.

Post date: 7/11/17
Deadline: 10/11/17
Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field. Certified as an Addictions Counselor with the Pennsylvania Certification Board, International Consortium of Reciprocal Counseling, or another state government’s substance abuse counseling certification board. Dual Licensure preferred LPC, LMFT, LSW, LCSW (+ Addictions Certification), but not required. Minimum of 1 year of experience working with individuals with Substance Use Disorders. Experience working in a medical setting preferred. Experience working with populations with varying lifestyles, ages, sexual orientation, ethnic and cultural backgrounds and economic status. If in recovery from a substance use disorder must be in recovery for a minimum of two years. Basic computer skills required.

To Apply

Apply online: www.ppimhs.org

Employment Opportunity: Certified Addictions Counselor II – Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Program - Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (Harrisburg, PA)

Position is to provide substance abuse counseling in the Outpatient Substance Use Disorders Program and occasionally at our Opioid Treatment Program. Interventions will include crisis intervention, brief behavioral interventions, psychosocial assessments, supportive short-term counseling, group psychotherapy, and appropriate internal/external referrals.

Post date: 7/13/17
Deadline: 10/13/17
Qualifications:

Master’s Degree in Human Services or related field. Certified as an Addictions Counselor with the Pennsylvania Certification Board, International Consortium of Reciprocal Counseling, or another state government’s substance abuse counseling certification board. License preferred but not required: LPC, LMFT, LSW, LCSW is required. Minimum of 3 years of experience working with individuals with Substance Use Disorders required. Experience working in a medical setting preferred. Experience working with populations with varying lifestyles, ages, sexual orientation, ethnic and cultural backgrounds and economic status. If in recovery from a substance use disorder must be in recovery for a minimum of 2 years. Basic computer skills required.

To Apply

Apply online: www.ppimhs.org

Employment Opportunity: Certified Peer Specialist - ACT - Bertks Counseling Center (Reading, PA)

Berks Counseling Center is a recovery-oriented behavioral health, physical health, and supportive services organization providing a holistic approach to a culturally and economically diverse population for the purpose of achieving a healthy and productive lifestyle.

Post date: 9/21/17
Deadline: 12/21/17
Qualifications:

Peer Specialist Certification required. Must have at least one year experience working in a behavioral health setting. Must have at least two years continuous personal recovery and be willing to share that recovery experience with others. Must be willing to work in home and in community, work well with and understand the needs of a transition age population, and be able to work well in a team oriented setting. Must be able to express self well both orally and in writing. Must have a valid PA Driver’s License and the ability to drive and travel. Bi-lingual: English/Spanish preferred.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the following: 1) Receipt of results of a satisfactory drug and alcohol screening test. 2) Receipt of the originals of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, PA State Child Abuse, and DPW FBI Criminal History. These clearances must be valid within the 12 months prior to employment. A conviction is not a bar to employment, however a review will be conducted to make a determination of employment should a conviction be present. 3) Receipt of original documentation and verification of relevant degrees, diplomas, certificates, or licensure. 4) Confirmation that you are not on the OIG Federal Healthcare Program Exclusion from Participation list. Should you appear on this list, Berks Counseling Center is prohibited from employing you.

Responsibilities:

The Certified Peer Specialist serves as an integral member of a multidisciplinary treatment team that provides mental health, social service and other supports to a population of transition age youth with SMI. The primary role of the peer is to model, mentor and support the client’s recovery efforts.

To Apply

Please send completed application (found at www.berkscc.org), resume and cover letter to hr@berkscc.org or fax to 610-985-0840, attention HR.

Berks Counseling Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Employment Opportunity: Certified Recovery Specialist - Pinnacle Treatment Centers (Johnstown, PA )

Pinnacle Treatment Centers is a leading comprehensive provider of substance abuse treatment services to individuals that are addicted to drugs and / or alcohol. Founded in 2006, the Company has grown into an organization that operates over 30 substance abuse treatment facilities in five states (Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Virginia) with additional sites under development in Ohio, Indiana, and Minnesota. Pinnacle works under the names Pinnacle Treatment Centers, Recovery Works and Endeavor House and are known well in the communities in which it operates.
Pinnacle operates on a multistate basis and work seamlessly with personal lifestyles and schedules. Pinnacle’s goal is to provide service convenient to all people – to make the journey more manageable. The majority of our locations accept insurance and many accept Medicaid.
Pinnacle treats over 10,000 people daily and provides a full continuum of care, including detoxification, residential, outpatient, and transitional living programs. Treatment includes treating the individual’s physical, spiritual, emotional, and psychological selves. Pinnacle is CARF accredited and all locations include physicians, nurses, clinicians, administrative, and support staff.
We are currently seeking experienced Certified Recovery Specialists to join our team at our Alliance Medical location in Johnstown, PA.
Alliance Medical has an exciting opportunity to be a part of our Center of Excellence. Under supervision, the Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) provides peer support services, serves as a patient advocate, provides patient information and peer support for patients in emergency, outpatient , and inpatient settings. The CRS performs a wide range of tasks to assist patients in regaining control over their lives and recovery process. The CRS will model competence in recovery and coping.

Post date: 7/24/17
Deadline: 9/24/17
Qualifications:

Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED. Self-identify as a current or former patient. Must be maintaining healthy recovery from substance abuse. Must have excellent interpersonal communication skills and the ability to meet written communication requirements. Must be able to verify completion of state-approved training program and passing score on certification exam.
We offer a competitive salary along with a full benefits package, paid time off, and the opportunity for professional development and advancement.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.

Responsibilities:

Following the guidelines set by the employer, the CRS will interact safely and effectively with patients to:
• Assist patients in articulating personal goals for recovery
• Assist patients in determining reasonable and holistic steps moving toward recovery
• Assist patients in identifying barriers to recovery goals
• Assist patients in identifying personal strengths in daily living and recovery skills
• Observe and reinforce positive progress that patients make toward recovery goals
• Teach problem-solving skills
• Teach patients to identify and combat negative self-talk
• Teach patients how to identify and overcome fears
• Support the vocational choices patients make and assist them in overcoming job-related anxieties and conflicts
• Assist patients in building social skills by demonstrating and reinforcing proper conduct and respectful interaction
• Assist non-patient staff in identifying program elements that are supportive or destructive to recovery
• Attend treatment team meetings and medication appointments as requested to represent the needs and perspectives of the patient
• Utilize his/her unique recovery experience to teach and role model the value of every individual's recovery experience.
o Maintain effective coping and self-help techniques.
o Continue to develop professional skill by maintaining certification through required coursework
o Attend relevant seminars, staff in-service trainings whenever offered
o Investigate community resources for appropriateness of services to patients
o Maintain confidentiality of patient information
o Maintain appropriate professional boundaries with patients and avoid dual relationships within the community
o Support treatment team objectives and strategies
o Fulfill documentation requirements of employer accurately and in a timely manner
o Use inclusive, culturally appropriate language and attitudes with all clients and staff
o Meet job expectations as specified in the Employee Handbook.

To Apply

Interested parties should send resumes to Nicholle.Bilodeau@Pinnacletreatment.com

Employment Opportunity: Certified Recovery Specialist - Armstrong Indiana Clarion Drug and Alcohol Commission (Schelocta, PA)

The Armstrong-Indiana-Clarion Drug and Alcohol Commission is accepting applications for 2 full time Certified Recovery Specialist Positions. Position provides services within Armstrong, Indiana and Clarion Counties and in collaboration with local Hospitals and Physical Health Providers. Certified Recovery Specialists provide supportive services to enhance clients’ recovery, to include but not limited to services in the following areas: coordination of care; casework activities; and aftercare. Certified Recovery Specialists are responsible for ensuring outreach, mentoring, peer support and guidance, as well as resource information and referral, for clients in the target population. Certified Recovery Specialists work closely with program participants before, during and after their treatment experiences to support and assist them in their recovery, in understanding and navigating the system of care, as well as to encourage and guide any necessary connections with other service systems.

Post date: 7/25/17
Deadline: 11/25/17
Qualifications:

Applicant should be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. Candidate must have or be able to obtain Act 33, 34 and fingerprint clearances. Applicants must possess a high school diploma or GED and be able to obtain CRS certification within one year of hire.
Schedule is evening and weekends. Employee must be able to attend training during a normal work week, daylight hours.

To Apply

Interested individuals are required to submit a resume with cover letter and three references, to Mike Krafick, CRS Supervisor, Armstrong-Indiana-Clarion Drug & Alcohol Commission, PO Box 238, Shelocta, PA 15774, by email to mkrafick@aicdac.org or by fax to (724) 354-3132 by Tuesday August 1, 2017.

Employment Opportunity: Certified Recovery Specialist (Full-Time) - CleanSlate Centeres (Scranton & Wilkes-Barre, PA)

The primary function of the CRS is to help individuals gain access to needed resources in the community by assisting them in overcoming barriers and helping them bridge gaps between their needs and available resources. Types of services offered would include mentoring and connecting with the AA/NA community, securing a sponsor, gaining access to MAT, etc. This community-based process will help drug and alcohol patients in accessing long-term, non-systems resources and facilitated sustainable recovery.

Post date: 6/26/17
Deadline: 9/26/17
Qualifications:

· HS Diploma or Equivalent · Proven administrative or assistant experience · Knowledge of office management systems and procedures · Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work · Attention to detail and problem solving skills · Excellent written and verbal communication skills · Strong organizational and planning skills · Proficiency in MS Office

Responsibilities:

• Minimum experience includes a high school diploma or equivalence • Documentation of active Pennsylvania Recovery Specialist Certification • Excellent written and verbal communication • Organizational and customer service skills. • Knowledge of community resources, networking, and referral processes. • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritize based on severity of need. • Maintains effective, pro-active, and superior follow-up communication with patients, providers, office staff, and ancillary departments within CSC and community. • Attends regular meetings or conference calls, including but not limited to involving Interdisciplinary Teams and collaborating community agencies; completing all required documentation in the EMR. • Provide crisis intervention, as necessary. • Maintain individual schedule of assigned patients

Employment Opportunity: Certified Rehabilitation Counselor – Opioid Treatment Program - Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (Harrisburg, PA)

Provide rehabilitation counseling to patients enrolled in the Opioid Treatment Program. Participates in the interdisciplinary team to help improve the health and well-being of the patient’s with Opioid-Use Disorder and promote team functioning. Interventions will include but are limited to vocational evaluation, appraisal, job development and job placement, work adjustment, and general case management and counseling.

Post date: 7/13/17
Deadline: 10/13/17
Qualifications:

Master's degree in human services related field required. Certification as a Rehabilitation Counselor by the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC) preferred. Candidates who have successfully completed a Vocational Rehab Counselor internship program will be considered. Basic computer skills required.

To Apply

Apply online: www.ppimhs.org

Employment Opportunity: Clinical Care Coordinator - Berks Counseling Center (Reading, PA)

Berks Counseling Center is a recovery-oriented behavioral health, physical health, and supportive services organization providing a holistic approach to a culturally and economically diverse population for the purpose of achieving a healthy and productive lifestyle.

Post date: 8/9/17
Deadline: 11/9/17
Qualifications:

This position requires an Associate’s Degree in a related field: A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred, with at least one year relevant experience in a physical or behavioral health setting.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the following: 1) Receipt of results of a satisfactory drug and alcohol screening test. 2) Receipt of the originals of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, PA State Child Abuse, and DPW FBI Criminal History. These clearances must be valid within the 12 months prior to employment. A conviction is not a bar to employment, however a review will be conducted to make a determination of employment should a conviction be present. 3) Receipt of original documentation and verification of relevant degrees, diplomas, certificates, or licensure. 4) Confirmation that you are not on the OIG Federal Healthcare Program Exclusion from Participation list. Should you appear on this list, Berks Counseling Center is prohibited from employing you.

Responsibilities:

The person in this position will play a key role in assisting the CQI Director and the Clinical Administration in assuring ongoing compliance with regard to clinical services and documentation within the electronic health record and will serve on BCC’s Continuous Quality Improvement Team. This person will support and assist administrative activities within the Clinical Department.

To Apply

Please send completed application (found at www.berkscc.org), resume and cover letter to hr@berkscc.org or fax to 610-985-0840, attention HR.

Berks Counseling Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Employment Opportunity: Clinical Supervisor - White Deer Run (Allenwood)

Are you ready to jump into an exciting career opportunity that will provide an opportunity to save lives while feeling challenged and professionally enriched on a daily basis?

Under the supervision of the Clinical Director, the Clinical Supervisor is responsible for the supervision and management of the assigned unit at White Deer Run, Allenwood.

Post date: 9/1/17
Deadline: 11/1/17
Qualifications:

• 2-5 years of experience in the field of addiction
• Supervisory experience (required)
• Bachelor’s degree in Human Services(or related field)
o Must meet state and licensing requirements.
• Certified Addictions Counselor (CAC) in the state of PA (preferred)

To Apply

To apply please email cover letter and resume to Julie McElwee at Julie.mcelwee@whitedeerrun.com
EOE

Employment Opportunity: Community Liaison – Opioid Treatment Program - Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (Harrisburg, PA)

Acts as liaison between the Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) and various medical providers in the community including primary care clinics, pain management clinics, and other specialty clinics utilizing the Hub and Spoke Model of Treatment. Responsible for networking and coordinating with primary care physicians and their patients both in Harrisburg, and surrounding rural and underserved areas of the state.

Post date: 7/13/17
Deadline: 10/13/17
Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field required. One to two years of related experience required. Knowledge of group process, disease model of addiction, family systems, development stages, mental health systems and mental health regulations required. Analytical, planning and decision-making skills are necessary to effectively make accurate and rapid judgments in critical situations. Basic computer skills required.

To Apply

Apply online: www.ppimhs.org

Employment Opportunity: Drug & Alcohol Certified Counselors - Behavioral Wellness and Recovery of Pennsylvania (West Chester, PA)

Behavioral Wellness and Recovery of Pennsylvania is looking for a licensed and/or certified Drug & Alcohol Certified Counselors (CAADC, CADC).
We are a premier provider of treatment and educational programs for adults who are struggling with chemical dependency. We provide clinically sound, research-based treatment options at our centrally located facility in downtown West Chester, Pennsylvania.
We are committed to providing a caring, treatment environment incorporating the latest in evidence-based treatment methodologies for dual-diagnosed clients. Our treatment team has a proven track record in helping clients to reclaim and enrich their lives.
Although certification is preferred, we are willing to meet with individuals who have the appropriate amount of needed D&A hours of experience and D&A education to take CADC or CAADC test and can become licensed/certified within 90 days of hire. (Verification of hours must be provided before offer of employment).

Post date: 9/18/17
Deadline: 12/18/17
Qualifications:

Required education:
• Bachelor's
Required experience:
• Drug & Alcohol Counseling/ Therapist: 1 year
• Working in Inpatient, Residential or Partial-Hospitalization Level of Care: 1 year
Required license or certification:
• Experience in Drug & Alcohol Counseling

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Effectively manages designated caseload of clients in individual, family and group therapy sessions
• Participates actively in utilization management functions to ensure appropriate authorizations for care; is well-versed in admission, concurrent and discharge criteria as outlined by ASAM
• Participates actively in regularly scheduled staff meetings, team meetings, ongoing education and training and case conferences
• Participates in weekly individual and group supervision
• Facilitates group therapy, individual therapy, family therapy, process groups, psychoeducational groups, lectures and workshops
• Has working knowledge and experience in Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and 12 Step Approaches to treatment and care
• Other functions as assigned
Job Type: Full-time

To Apply

If you are interested in submitting your resume for consideration, please forward your resume along with a cover letter to HRAdmin@bwrnetwork.com or dmoore@bwrnetwork.com

Employment Opportunity: Drug and Alcohol Treatment Counselor - The Halfway Home of the Lehigh Valley (Allentown, PA)

The Halfway Home of the Lehigh Valley has an immediate opening for a full time residential drug and alcohol treatment counselor to join our multidisciplinary team. Applicant must meet DOH DDAP Licensing Standards for the position of counselor, CADC and experience with co-occurring populations preferred. Knowledge of approaches to trauma informed care and Veteran needs helpful.

Primarily Weekday M-F w/2 evenings per wk (One Sunday every 5 weeks). Responsibility for 8-10 clients including individual counseling, care authorization and case management duties, as well as two therapy groups per week.

Post date: 9/13/17
Deadline: 12/13/17
To Apply

Competitive salary / benefits include family medical.

Interested applicants should contact Jason J. Kamora MS Program Director at jasonkamora@treatmenttrends.org immediately. EOE

Employment Opportunity: Hospital Based Assessor - MARS (Bethlehem, PA)

MARS is a growing community based substance use outpatient services provider in Bethlehem, PA. MARS is seeking (Part Time) addiction counselors to conduct Biopsychosocialspiritual Assessments at local area hospitals. We are currently looking to fill four weekend shifts.

Post date: 9/20/17
Deadline: 12/20/17
Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree and/or certification in addictions required. Applicants must have strong computer skills, be energetic, and highly motivated to make a difference in the lives of those suffering from the disease of addiction. Training and work to begin immediately.

To Apply

Job Type: Part-time
Email resume to: sbarnett@marscare.com

Employment Opportunity: Licensed Mental Health Professional - Sarah A. Reed Childen's Center (Erie County, PA)

For more than 140 years, the Sarah A. Reed Children’s Center has been known and respected for high quality treatment of traumatized and "at risk" children throughout Erie County, the state of Pennsylvania, and beyond. We offer a full continuum of care for children and families. We are committed to creating a safe, therapeutic and healing environment to promote positive changes, resiliency and success. Our entire organization, from direct care to administration has committed to adopting the Sanctuary Model® of trauma informed care.

Post date: 6/28/17
Deadline: 9/28/17
Qualifications:

Qualifications & Requirements: Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work or related field and current state licensure: LPC, LCSW, LMFT or Psychologist. Minimum of 2 years of experience with children/adolescent’s in behavioral or mental health.
21 years of age or older; Ability to obtain clean clearance for FBI Fingerprints, Child Abuse, and PA Criminal History; Official transcripts and diploma to verify educational level. EOE

Responsibilities:

Overview: The Mental Health Professional assists children, families, and those involved in the child’s care & education to develop competencies in domains critical to the child’s academic and emotional success. This position conducts psychotherapy with client and family at both in-school and home settings, develops and evaluates treatment plan, documents progress, and coordinates as part of the CSBBH treatment team under the supervision of the Psychologist. Additionally, the Mental Health Professional provides family support to promote social development, academic engagement and emotional regulation of the child. Other responsibilities include providing structured therapy to clients and family in schools and homes, crisis intervention therapy during evening and weekend on-call period, and attending in-services and required trainings.
Work Hours: 37.5 hours/week; Availability from 8:00a.m.-6:00p.m. 7 days/week, with On-Call availability 6:00p.m.-8:00a.m.
Benefits: Competitive salary; Health, Dental, Life Insurance, 401k Plan, Long- and Short-Term Disability Coverage, Paid Leave, Premium Holiday Pay, Employee Assistance Program.

To Apply

To apply visit: www.sarahreed.org (Join Our Team link - Employment Application link).

Employment Opportunity: Licensed School Therapis - Sarah A. Reed Children's Center (Erie County, PA)

For more than 140 years, the Sarah A. Reed Children’s Center has been known and respected for high quality treatment of traumatized and "at risk" children throughout Erie County, the state of Pennsylvania, and beyond. We offer a full continuum of care for children and families. We are committed to creating a safe, therapeutic and healing environment to promote positive changes, resiliency and success. Our entire organization, from direct care to administration has committed to adopting the Sanctuary Model® of trauma informed care.

Post date: 6/28/17
Deadline: 9/28/17
Qualifications:

Work Hours: 37.5 hours/week, Monday – Friday

Benefits : Competitive salary; Health, Dental, Life Insurance, 401k Plan, Long- and Short-Term Disability Coverage, Paid Leave, Premium Holiday Pay, Employee Assistance Program.

Qualifications & Requirements : Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work or related field and current state licensure required: LPC, LCSW, LMFT or Psychologist. Minimum of 2 years of experience with children/adolescent’s in behavioral or mental health preferably in a school environment. Preference given to candidates paneled with insurance providers.
21 years of age or older; Ability to obtain clean clearance for FBI Fingerprints, Child Abuse, and PA Criminal History; Official transcripts and diploma to verify educational level. EOE

Responsibilities:

The School Therapist provides structured therapy to children and adolescents in school setting, and works with families on an outpatient basis to promote the individuals' behavioral and psychological well-being. This position evaluates students referred for treatment, develops and evaluates individualized treatment pans, conducts psychotherapy, documents progress, and coordinates with family and other service providers. The School Therapist additionally provides family support to promote social development, academic engagement and emotional regulation of the child; crisis intervention therapy, and attends in-services and required trainings.

To Apply

To apply, visit: , www.sarahreed.org (Join Our Team linkEmployment Application link).

Employment Opportunity: LPN – Opioid Treatment Program - Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (Harrisburg, PA)

LPN – Opioid Treatment Program - Working under supervision of the Medical Director, is responsible for dispensing of a narcotic to patients enrolled in an outpatient substance abuse treatment program. Responsible for the accountability and dispensing of medication prescribed by the program physicians to the patient population. Also responsible for the tracking and yearly administration of physical health assessments and tuberculin skin testing of all patients in the program. Maintains various patient information records on a daily basis. Assists in the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of a patient's treatment plan

Post date: 7/13/17
Deadline: 10/13/17
Qualifications:

Graduate of an accredited school of Practical Nursing is required. Must have a current LPN license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Has knowledge and understanding of physical and emotional disease processes, substance use disorders, clinical nursing skills, and administration of medications. Prior experience working in a Methadone Clinic is preferred. Basic computer skills required. Per Diem position available.

To Apply

Apply online: www.ppimhs.org

Employment Opportunity: MISS Case Manager/PPTP - Berks Counseling Center (Reading, PA)

Berks Counseling Center is a recovery-oriented behavioral health, physical health, and supportive services organization providing a holistic approach to a culturally and economically diverse population for the purpose of achieving a healthy and productive lifestyle.

Post date: 7/31/17
Deadline: 10/31/17
Qualifications:

Education and/or training in the social services field required. Bachelor’s degree preferred but relevant work experience may be substituted for degree. Valid PA Driver’s License and the ability to drive, travel and provide community-oriented services required.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the following: 1) Receipt of results of a satisfactory drug and alcohol screening test. 2) Receipt of the originals of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, PA State Child Abuse, and DPW FBI Criminal History. These clearances must be valid within the 12 months prior to employment. A conviction is not a bar to employment, however a review will be conducted to make a determination of employment should a conviction be present. 3) Receipt of original documentation and verification of relevant degrees, diplomas, certificates, or licensure. 4) Confirmation that you are not on the OIG Federal Healthcare Program Exclusion from Participation list. Should you appear on this list, Berks Counseling Center is prohibited from employing you.

Responsibilities:

To provide drug and alcohol intensive case management services to pregnant and parenting women by completing an assessment of client’s needs and strengths and creating a service plan to help set personal goals, overcome barriers to recovery and maintain stability by linking clients to community resources and promoting independence. To provide case management services to pregnant and parenting teens by facilitating weekly educational group at Reading High School and meeting with teens individually to coach them on parenting interventions.

To Apply

Please send completed application (found at www.berkscc.org), resume and cover letter to hr@berkscc.org or fax to 610-985-0840, attention HR.

Berks Counseling Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Employment Opportunity: Part-time Resident Manager - Halfway House (Farmington, PA)

Drug and Alcohol Halfway House in Farmington, PA seeking qualified candidates for open Part-time Resident Manager.

Post date: 10/14/16
Deadline: 1/14/07
Qualifications:

Candidates must possess the following:
o Valid Driver's license
o Clean driving record
o Satisfactory criminal record check
o Satisfactory ChildLine clearance
o Two satisfactory written references
o Applicant must be flexible, motivated and display a good work ethic.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Monitoring clients, monitoring medications, light cleaning as well as transporting and accompanying clients to appointments and meetings.

To Apply

Work hours: Must be willing to work nights and weekends.

For consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to:
podell1156@gmail.com

Employment Opportunity: Peer Support Specialist - Decision Support Center - Berks Counseling Center (Reading, PA)

Berks Counseling Center is a recovery-oriented behavioral health, physical health, and supportive services organization providing a holistic approach to a culturally and economically diverse population for the purpose of achieving a healthy and productive lifestyle.

Post date: 7/13/17
Deadline: 10/13/17
Qualifications:

Peer Certification required. Self-identified current or past consumer of mental health services-having received services under one of the state priority group categories required. May have a dual substance use disorder (with at least two years recovery). Valid PA Driver’s License and the ability to drive, travel, and provide community-oriented services preferred. Bilingual: English/Spanish a plus.

Flexible schedule that requires some evenings and occasional Saturday hours.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the following: 1) Receipt of results of a satisfactory drug and alcohol screening test. 2) Receipt of the originals of the following background checks: PA State Police Criminal History, PA State Child Abuse, and DPW FBI Criminal History. These clearances must be valid within the 12 months prior to employment. A conviction is not a bar to employment, however a review will be conducted to make a determination of employment should a conviction be present. 3) Receipt of original documentation and verification of relevant degrees, diplomas, certificates, or licensure. 4) Confirmation that you are not on the OIG Federal Healthcare Program Exclusion from Participation list. Should you appear on this list, Berks Counseling Center is prohibited from employing you.

Responsibilities:

Certified Peer Specialist is an active member of the integrated care team. The peer specialist uses their own unique experiences to teach and support consumers in building skills and resources to facilitate individual recovery.

To Apply

Please send completed application (found at www.berkscc.org), resume and cover letter to hr@berkscc.org or fax to 610-985-0840, attention HR.

Berks Counseling Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Employment Opportunity: Program Facilitator - Part-Time - Compass Mark (Lebanon County, PA)

The Prevention Program Facilitator works within the schools and community as an ambassador for Compass Mark and is responsible for implementing prevention curriculum for children and youth. The Prevention Program Facilitator provides evidence based psycho-educational support programs approved by the state of Pennsylvania to prevent drug and alcohol use and abuse.

Post date: 7/19/17
Deadline: 10/19/17
Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education & Skills: Bachelor’s degree in Education or a Human Services discipline. Minimum 2 years of experience working with children and adolescents. Teaching or other school-based experience is preferred, or any combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position. Excellent verbal and written communication skills including proven ability to build strong rapport with children/adolescents.

Qualities: Strong organizational skills and capacity to manage multiple projects; Ability to effectively facilitate a group and encourage learning of new behaviors and skills; Creativity; Flexibility with work hours and locations; Ability to work in a multicultural and diverse environment utilizing collaborative and team-oriented approaches; Commitment to high professional ethical standards.

Language & Reasoning: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret information. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, including being able to create written reports and respond to questions. Ability to solve practical problems and interpret a variety of instructions in written and oral form.

Travel: Employee must have willingness to travel and access to reliable transportation. The employee must also possess a valid driver’s license and required vehicle insurance.

Work Environment and Physical Demands: The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Other abilities required by this job include the ability to adjust focus, concentrate for extended periods of time, and talk and hear. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Responsibilities:

Curriculum Knowledge and Delivery
1. Attend trainings as scheduled to acquire skills and subject matter for proper facilitation of Compass Mark programs.
2. Acquire sufficient knowledge of age-specific prevention curricula offered by Compass Mark, and work with the Lead Facilitator to market these offerings within schools and the community.
3. Provide regular program facilitation as requested by Compass Mark, declining no more than two facilitation opportunities per year.
4. Work with students to enhance development of healthy decision-making, concern about self, family and peers, and coping skills.
5. Adhere to all program standards, policies and procedures to ensure the safety of all children and the confidentiality of their discussions.

Program Evaluation
1. Complete all program evaluation data and return to the Administrative Assistant
2. Collect and ensure accuracy of all program attendance sheets, and return to the Administrative Assistant on a timely basis.

School and Community Relationships
1. Establish working relationship with school counselors, administrators, teachers and other individuals who contribute to an effective delivery of services in schools and community organizations.
2. Report any concerns for the safety, health and welfare of any student you come into contact with through the course of your work as defined by Compass Mark policy and procedures
3. Support the mission of Compass Mark in the community and adhere to the agency’s core values.

To Apply

Equal Opportunity Employer / MF

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment with regard to race, color, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, handicap, or sexual preference.

To apply: Email a cover letter and resumé to Desiree Weber, dweber@compassmark.org, or mail to: Compass Mark, Desiree Weber, 630 Janet Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17601. No phone calls, please.

Employment Opportunity: Quality Assurance Coordinator/Compliance Officer - Treatment Trends (Allentown, PA)

Treatment Trends, Inc. has an immediate opening for a FT Quality Assurance Coordinator/Compliance Officer for a drug and alcohol treatment provider, Minimum Bachelors Degree, with five years drug and alcohol experience, QA experience a plus. Analyze and report on program data for quality improvement. Review incident reports to ensure client and staff safety. Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Applicant should be energetic, detail-oriented and assertive. Criminal background check required. Competitive salary, Veterans welcome. EOE.

Post date: 9/18/17
Deadline: 12/18/17
To Apply

Resumes can be submitted to: kristinedietrich@treatmenttrends.org

Employment Opportunity: Registered Nurse – Opioid Treatment Program - Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (Harrisburg, PA )

Provide direct nursing supervision, assistance, consultative support, and case management to the Opiate Treatment Program. Demonstrates competencies working with the client population of the program. Reports to Director of Addictions. Graduation from an accredited school of nursing is required.

Post date: 7/13/17
Deadline: 10/13/17
Qualifications:

Must have a current RN license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Two (2) years of experience in the field of addictions preferred. Direct experience working with Methadone is desired, but not necessary. Basic computer skills required. Position is Per Diem.

To Apply

Apply online: www.ppimhs.org

Employment Opportunity: Substance Abuse Specialist - Penndel Mental Health Center (Langhorne, PA)

Substance Abuse Specialist - Full time position working with ACT team to provide services to adults with serious and persistent mental illnesses. Responsible for screening, assessment and referral of individuals with co-occurring substance use disorders. Will also provide case management services to individuals in the community. Must be certified as an addictions counselor or a co-occurring disorders professional.

Post date: 8/30/17
Deadline: 11/30/17
To Apply
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