(1333) Substance Use Counselor

Job Description

This position will include the following responsibilities: conducting screenings and assessments along with providing individual and group counseling to adults and adolescents in an Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment setting. This individual must complete and submit thorough documentation of all services delivered. The counselor will meet as scheduled with other members of the treatment team to coordinate client services. This counselor must be able to comply with all admissions, programming, curriculum, and scheduling guidelines and procedures as instructed along with all crisis intervention and safety protocols of the program. This is a flexible position and the person hired may need to perform services in other clinics, when needed. This position will also provide co-occurring mental health and substance use (COPSD) services as needed. This position may involve working evening hours at least four days a week.

CityLockhart & Gonzales
CountyCaldwell County, Gonzales County
CredentialsMinimum Qualifications: Must meet the criteria and hold a valid license as an LCDC. An LCDC-I with previous experience may be accepted on a case-by-case basis. Must possess a valid Texas Driver’s License and maintain approved driver’s status throughout employment.

Preferred Qualifications: Bilingual, Experience with adolescent substance abuse treatment modality. Department of State Health Services Certified CYT. Experienced in CMBHS.
Salary Amount$TBD/hr
Closing DateOpen until filled
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