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Counselor in Bainbridge, GA at Spectrum Health Systems

Date Posted: 9/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/13/2018

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.

This position is offering a $1,000 bonus for new hires! Spectrum established its Correctional Treatment Division to provide specialized treatment to offenders with a history of chronic substance abuse and criminal behavior.   Using a cognitive-behavioral skill building and therapeutic community approach, Spectrum's correctional treatment programs teach participants practical ways to achieve a law abiding life, free from drugs and crime. 


The Counselor provides counseling services to offenders in the Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) Program.  This position also works closely with Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) staff to coordinate all program services and provide information for case management/records management. Must be able to work the hours required to meet the business needs of the organization.

This position is located within the Bainbridge State Prison.

Qualifications: 

  • Must have Bachelors Degree.
  • Must be able to be a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor from GACA, NAADAC, or IC/RC within 2 years of hire.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • LPC, LAPC, LMFT, LCSW or have Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor Certification from GACA, NAADAC and/or ICRC and Correctional experience.  
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Spectrum Health Systems is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee orapplicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability,sex, sexual orientation or national origin.