Employment Opportunities

ASACB commits to sharing all available employment opportunities around the state of Arkansas. We will update this list as opportunities present themselves. If there are vacancies you would like to share on our website, please contact the ASACB Administrator


AFMC: Specialist Peer Recovery - North Central/North East Region (20-222) Post Date: 3/18/2021


 Click the following link to submit your résumé for this position: https://afmc.hua.hrsmart.com/ats/js_job_details.php?reqid=35

Certified/Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor                                                  Post Date    05/28/2020

Position:  Applegate Recovery, addiction treatment programs deliver medically-supervised services for adults in a variety of modalities and settings. As the largest specialty organization addressing the opioid crisis, we have unlimited opportunities for those looking to make a difference. At Applegate, we believe in delivering a higher level of care to our patients, not just talking about it. We are committed to treating our patients and each other with dignity and respect in a culture that fosters excellence in all that we do.

Primary job function:  Licensed substance abuse counselor will be in charge with assisting patients through medically assisting treatments and offering techniques for handling opioid addiction. Counselor conducts individual sessions and group sessions to assist with crisis management and coping strategies. Counselor will evaluate patients’ progress during counseling and collaborate with doctors, nurses and other counselors to assist the patients’ achieving overall outcome.

Essential Job Functions:

Provide individual and group counseling services; direct service hours at regularly scheduled intervals; coordinate all services throughout treatment

Conducts individual initial assessment and evaluation interviews for service eligibility determination

Facilitates, establishes and reviews with each patient the initial treatment plan

Respond, as needed, to patient grievances and complaints

Develop aftercare plans and discharge plans

Ensures accurate and current clinical records are maintained in accordance with Federal and State Regulations governing NTP clinics

Other related duties as determined by supervisor



Applicants must have a current license to counsel registered in the state of Arkansas LPC, LCSW, LMSW or LMFT preferred.

Experience in substance use disorder.

Must have or obtain current certification in CPR and First Aid

Previous experience working with chemically dependent individuals a plus. Must demonstrate a positive, non-judgmental, and accepting attitude toward our patient population


El Dorado, AR      Full Time Schedule: M-F 9a-5p (Saturdays by appointment only)



Competitive salary with comprehensive benefits package, generous paid time off and paid holidays.

Excellent growth and development opportunities through our counselor career path.


To Apply:    https://jobs.jobvite.com/baymark/job/od7Pafw3

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Substance Abuse Counselor/Recovery Coach             Post Date: 5/19/2020                Deadline: 6/19/2020


Ouachita Behavioral Health and Wellness is growing and in need of a licensed Mental Health Professional (LAC, LMSW, LPC, LCSW) with CADC or LADC to provide services to clients with substance abuse and addiction issue for our Hot Springs Out-Patient Clinic. Experience working with adults who have dual diagnoses in regards substance abuse and mental health is expected. Clinicians will be tasked to develop treatment plans, write comprehensive session notes, assess client progress and participate as a part of a multidimensional team focused on client wellness and recovery.


Ouachita Behavioral Health and Wellness offers competitive salary and generous benefits package for full-time positions, including: health insurance, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, employer-paid life insurance and 401(k) contributions. Full time employees accrue a minimum of 160 PTO hours their first year and have up to 8 paid holidays annually. We offer flexible schedules and a supportive, mission focused and value driven working environment.  Independent contract is an option.

Sign-on/Retention Bonus Offer for qualified, full-time MHP

Please send resume to HRdept@obhaw.org

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NEARRC in Jonesboro area has TWO openings for Substance Abuse Counselors.   If you or someone you know is looking for a rewarding career with great benefits, go to https://www.crdcnea.org/employment today to apply.

Northeast Arkansas Community Correction Center in Osceola has several position openings.   If you or someone you know is looking for a rewarding career with great benefits, log on to www.arstatejobs.com today to apply.

Position:   New Beginnings, C.A.S.A is currently seeking two Certified and/or Licensed Counselors to provide Outpatient


Services. These positions will be located in Pine Bluff and McGehee office.

Post Date: 02/04/2020

Deadline NA

Qualifications: Requirements include being Licensed and Certified as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor in the State of Arkansas. Computer experience is necessary. If you are not a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselor must be willing to be a counselor in training. Bachelors degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Criminal Justice preferred.


Responsibilities: To provide Intensive Outpatient services, including screening, intake, counseling, continuing care, referrals.


To Apply: Interested candidates should apply by mail to:     New Beginnings C.A.S.A., 412 York Street, Warren, AR 71671 or Fax resume to 870-226-9972.  New Beginnings, C.A.S.A is an EOE.