Substance Abuse Counselor (6 hours) - Metro Atlanta -1253 in Atlanta, GA at Spectrum Health Systems

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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    Atlanta, GA
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    At least 2 year(s)
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Job Description

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.

Spectrum provides a range of outpatient counseling services to offenders in prisons, jails, parole offices and community-based locations. Spectrum's program design is flexible in order to address the needs of the target population.

Looking for a self motivated person to facilitate aftercare groups to probationers and paroles who have graduated from a treatment program. Candidate must be certified/ licensed. Location of aftercare groups are in Griffin, Georgia and Metro Atlanta.

Pay Rate is $28.00- $30.00 per hour. 6 hours per week. Some travel is required


  • Licensed as Professional Counselor, Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist and/or Addictions Counselor (ICRC, NAADAC, NBCC, GACA)  required. CADC II, CAC II, MAC, LAPC, LPC, LMFT, LCSW.
  • Minimum two years of supervised counseling experience.
  • Must have excellent verbal, interpersonal, and writing skills.
  • Clinical orientation required.
  • Three years sobriety required for recovering individuals.  

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. 

Other details
  • Job Family Counselor
  • Job Function Counselor
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $28.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $30.00
  • Required Education Master’s Degree