CERTIFIED /LICENSED ALCOHOL & DRUG COUNSELOR – WRIGHTSTOWN, NJ

Gateway Foundation
Published
January 30, 2019
Location
WRIGHTSTOWN
Job Type
Career level
1-3 years
Certificate Needed:
CADC

Description

Gateway Foundation

CERTIFIED /LICENSED ALCOHOL & DRUG COUNSELOR - WRIGHTSTOWN, NJ

Req. # 18-0345

 

Gateway Foundation Corrections is dedicated to rebuilding the lives of incarcerated individuals struggling with substance use disorders. In addition to a competitive salary, Gateway offers employees health benefits, dental insurance, career advancement, training and development, and on-site supervised hours for certification and licensure.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Completes comprehensive assessment of clients’ substance abuse history and treatment requirements and develops individualized treatment plan.
• Provides individual and group counseling and may facilitate didactic groups.
• Documents treatment/discharge plans and clients’ progress and responses to treatments; maintains related records and charts.
• Performs case management and contributes to client care monitoring.

Experience

CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: CADC or higher

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Must have at least 2 years experience in a recognized substance abuse disorder treatment agency.
• Bachelor’s Degree desired, including or supplemented by credits in social work, sociology, health, nursing, psychology, rehabilitation, or counseling.
• Bi-lingual in English and Spanish is required.
• Experience in a corrections environment a plus.
• Must be able to obtain New Jersey Department of Corrections clearance.

Tuesday-Saturday 7:30am-4:00pm

Gateway Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets
Only registered members can apply for jobs.