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Lead Counselor -611 in Greenville, VA at Spectrum Health Systems

Date Posted: 2/4/2019

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Since 1969, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc . has been a leader in the field of alcohol and drug abuse treatment. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of services to individuals seeking treatment for substance abuse and/or mental health issues. We assist our clients in achieving sobriety, sustaining recovery, and fulfilling personal goals in order that they may lead healthier, more productive lives.At Spectrum Health Systems, we take great pride in our organization and in our work. We believe that providing the highest quality service and ensuring that our actions and behaviors are always client-focused place our organization ahead of the rest.

The Cold Springs Lead Counselor provides counseling services to offenders in the assigned treatment program.  The provision of counseling services includes facilitation of treatment groups, individual counseling, case management services, and clinical documentation responsibilities.  The Cold Springs Lead Counselor assists the Facility Program Manager at the assigned site in provision of guidance to SHS Substance Abuse Counselors and other program staff to include quality assurance reviews on all clinical components of the program.  This position works closely with Virginia Department of Corrections (VA DOC) staff to coordinate all program services and provide information for case management/records management as needed.

Pay for this position is $20.67 hourly. ($43,000 annually) Spectrum offers comprehensive benefits, including but not limited to: health/dental/voluntary insurances, paid time off, and tuition reimbursement.


 *  Master’s Degree in Human Services field and/ or a valid state recognized certification

 *  Two years of experience working in the substance abuse treatment field is preferred.

 *  Experience working within a correctional or secure environment is a plus.

 *  Experience working in Therapeutic Community model programs is a plus.


Spectrum Health Systems is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or
applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability,sex, sexual orientation or national origin. 

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  • Job Family Counselor
  • Job Function Counselor
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $20.67
  • Required Education Master’s Degree