Arkansas Substance Abuse Certification Board

 1100 N University Avenue Suite 35
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 749-4040
ar.asacb@gmail.com

Employment Opportunities
 

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Substance Abuse Counselor             Post Date: 04/16/2019

We are currently looking for a part time (12 hours per week - flexible schedule) Licensed/Certified Substance Abuse Counselor to provide counseling services at a Job Corps facility in Ozark, Arkansas.
Rate of pay:  $23.00 - 27.00/per hour based on experience
Qualifications: Requirements include being Licensed or Certified as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor in the State of Arkansas. Computer experience is necessary.
Responsibilities: To provide Substance abuse groups and individual sessions, including screening, intake, counseling, continuing care, referrals.
To Apply: Interested candidates should apply by mail to: 
Job@rightsolutioncounseling.com

The Right Solution, Inc. is an EOE

TEAP Specialist                          Post Date: 01/10/2019​

Deadline: Until the position is filled

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or related field. Must have state certification in alcohol and drug counseling. Three years of work-related experience.

Prefer Master’s degree and previous experience with disadvantaged youth, particularly in a residential setting.

Valid State driver’s license in the state of employment with acceptable driving record.
 
Responsibilities:
 Reports to the Wellness Manager. Responsible for the design, development and coordination of the Alcohol and Other Drugs of Abuse Prevention/Intervention Program. Demonstrates on-going commitment to preparing young people for the workforce by modeling, mentoring and monitoring excellence in the eight Career Success Standards of: workplace relations and ethics; information management; communications; multicultural awareness; personal growth and development; career and personal planning; interpersonal skills and independent living.
Demonstrates and abides by ODLE Core Values and operating principles.
Designs, develops and implements all programs related to substance use and abuse prevention and intervention in conjunction with the Mental Health Consultant and Health Services staff, center physician and Center Director.
Coordinates all programs designed to reduce and eliminate substance use and abuse.
Conducts in-service training sessions with both staff and students in all areas related to substance use and abuse.
Submits recommendations to the Academy Director for medical terminations related to substance misuse and abuse in conjunction with the Mental Health Consultant, center physician, Health and Wellness Administrator, etc.
Acts as liaison between center and agency resource and referral contacts.
Monitors behavior and progress of students involved in the TEAP Program.
Maintains confidential reports and records on all referrals and cases.
Prepares and submits appropriate reports as required.
Attends required staff training sessions.
Clearly communicates and consistently models appropriate CSS and employability skills including personal responsibility and computer fluency.
Maintains accountability of staff, students, and property, adheres to safety practices in all areas of responsibility.
Cultivates and maintains a climate on center that is free of harassment, intimidation and disrespect to provide a safe place for staff and students to work and learn.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Maintains confidential reports and records on all referrals and cases.
Prepares and submits appropriate reports as required.
Attends required staff training sessions.
Clearly communicates and consistently models appropriate CSS and employability skills including personal responsibility and computer fluency.
Maintains accountability of staff, students, and property, adheres to safety practices in all areas of responsibility.
Cultivates and maintains a climate on center that is free of harassment, intimidation and disrespect to provide a safe place for staff and students to work and learn.


Additional Requirements: Broad-based knowledge of counseling techniques. Knowledgeable in the area of alcohol and other drugs of abuse intervention programs. Ability to design, develop and implement a program related to alcohol and other drugs of abuse and interventions. Training skills in both individual and group counseling methods. Good organizational skills. Must obtain and maintain CPR/First Aid certification. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Ability to communicate effectively and relate to trainee population.

Working Conditions: This position involves frequent sitting, standing, and walking. Applicant must be able to see, hear, and speak.

Environmental Demands: Position requires ability to spend 15% of work time outside and 85% of work time indoors; ability to withstand moderate noise levels, including voice levels 90% of work time; ability to work in heat during the summer months; and ability to work in windy and extreme cold in winter months.

To Apply: Interested candidates should apply on
ZipRecruiter 

 

ODLE Management Group is an EOE

Licensed Certified Substance Abuse Counselor          Post Date: 01/06/2019

 

Position Summary: Jefferson Comprehensive Care System, Inc. is looking for licensed or certified substance abuse counselors to evaluate patients and create treatment plans; provide counseling and referrals to rehabilitation programs and other community resources. This position will be located at 3000 Springer Blvd., Little Rock.

Qualifications: The applicant must meet the requirements to be licensed and/ or certified as a Substance Abuse Counselor in the state of Arkansas. Excellent communication skills. Computer skills required.  Knowledge of EHR a plus. Hours: M-F. EOE

Jefferson Comprehensive Care System, Inc.
1101 Tennessee Street
Pine Bluff, AR 71601​ 

For applications: www.jccsi.org

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.

Substance Abuse Counselor       Post Date: 7/9/2019


Position: CATAR Clinic is an outpatient Opioid addiction treatment program that utilizes group counseling, medication management and drug screening towards the goal of helping people move towards maintenance & recovery. Our goal is to help lift those suffering from opioid addiction to a healthy life, free from withdrawals and cravings.

FOCUS
The focus in this position requires extensive knowledge of opioid addiction and direct practice in facilitating evidenced based treatment. Counselors are entrusted to maintain their expertise and continually gain knowledge via continuing education and training within the scope of opioid or substance abuse treatment. The counselor is expected to demonstrate expertise in; case management, development of patient resources, counseling, discharge/continuing care planning, and innovation with patient engagement in group counseling. He/she works with the treatment team to plan, coordinate and advocate the patient's movement through their recovery journey.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Conduct group sessions and individual sessions
Orient patients to the treatment program’s operation and procedures.
Establish and build rapport with clients.
Communicating with the treatment team, any issues or feedback and presented within counseling.
Assisting patients in developing measurable chemical dependency related goals and objectives.
Maintain licensure/certification
Providing liaison services between patient and family
Educating client and family on addiction, and maintenance medication treatment related topics
Assessing treatment progress regularly
Recommending individual or family counseling in addition to required monthly counseling as needed, or providing referrals outside of the agency.

QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelors Degree
Certification in addiction treatment as a certified or licensed substance abuse counselor.
Experience with facilitating groups and with individual/family counseling.
Willingness to facilitate an open group and maintain cohesion and participation among group members.
Must evidence empathy, compassion, accountability and flexibility and trust among the clients.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, and fax machines.

POSITION
This is a full-time position (40 hours per week). Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 5:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., with an occasional Saturday shifts (5:30 am -8:00 am)

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Competitive hourly pay will be determined by experience and education. Benefits after 60 days including medical, dental, vision, 401K and paid time off accrual.

Job Type: Full-time

To Apply: Interested candidates should apply by email to: 
starr@catarclinic.org