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Counselor in Honaker, VA at Spectrum Health Systems

Date Posted: 7/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Honaker, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/20/2018

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 IS A NEW PROGRAM!

Failure to appear for a scheduled interview without prior notification will result in immediate disqualification of consideration. Applicants must pass Virginia Department of Corrections background investigation as a prerequisite of employment with Spectrum Health Systems. 

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. 

This program as a drug treatment facility serving offenders with moderate to severe substance use disorders.  

Under the direction of the assigned Program Director, the Counselor provides counseling services to clients in the assigned program.  The provision of counseling services includes facilitation of group programming and meetings, individual counseling, case management services, and clinical documentation responsibilities. 

Schedule is Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.Hiring Rate: $37,000 (Full Time) 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in the Human Services/Social Sciences/Criminal Justice field required
  • Master's Degree in the Human Services or Criminal Justice field preferred.
  • Substance Abuse Certification is preferred.
  • Experience working with individuals under Criminal Justice System supervision preferred
  • Must be able to pass background investigation and test for illicit drug use

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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.