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CERTIFIED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELOR / CADC

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CERTIFIED ALCOHOL & DRUG COUNSELOR / CADC

WORK RELEASE / TREATMENT-DETOX
  

 

General Healthcare Resources

, a long time leader in the professional staffing industry, has an IMMEDIATE need for a FULL TIME CADC in Southern New Jersey.

The basic overview of the position is to provide individual and group counseling for drug abuse for residents who are in need of drug treatment.  Intake, assessment and case management services, ongoing assessment for program eligibility, monitoring all aspects of care and client services, and psycho-educational classes may be included at discretion of Program Director. 

Some of your daily responsibilities include:

  • Providing alcohol and substance abuse counseling in individual and group formats
  • Facilitate required Cognitive Behavioral Workshops and classes
  • Develop a comprehensive plan of care that meets the needs of the client
  • Provide the client with information on community services and agency services which will address their needs and make the appropriate referrals on behalf of the client
  • Educate client on all areas related to program participation including rights and responsibilities and appeal rights
  • Utilize case management skills, such as brokering, advocacy, monitoring and discharge planning to link clients and their families to resources and services
  • Work closely with client to develop and revise care plans that are client focused and meet client needs
  • Schedule and/or participates in Case Conference with clients/caregivers, service care planning and negotiate agreements
  • Provide discharge planning to dis-enrolled clients to ensure client’s needs are met
  • Maintain client physical file with required forms as per policy
  • Ensure all services are supported by care plan, and case note documentation
  • Ensuring that all court stipulations are met by each resident assigned to the caseload
  • Ensure that the duties of this position are performed in accordance with contract, ACA, licensure, and corporate standards
  • Perform other work related duties as assigned by the Senior Case Manager, Deputy Directory or Director

This is a FULL TIME position, Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM.
 
Contact Pete Fareri at (800) 950-6066 ext. 752 for more details on this exciting opportunity.  Or email Pete at: [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

 

Job Requirements

CERTIFIED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELOR / CADC

WORK RELEASE / TREATMENT - DETOX
 
 

 

* Current New Jersey CADC license but may consider those with no experience.
* Ability to run group and individual therapy sessions.
* Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice or a Social Science .
* A Physical Exam and PPD or Chest X-ray within the last year.
* Three professional references.
* Valid driver's license.
* Must pass a company-paid criminal background check and drug screening.
* Copy of all applicable professional certifications.

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CADC, Licensed Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, LCADC, Social Work, Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Associate Counselor, Behavioral Specialist Consultant, BSC, Mobile Therapist, MT, Therapeutic Support Worker, TSS, Case Manager, LCSW, LSW, LPC, LAC, Addictions Therapist, IOP, Intensive Outpatient Program, Psychiatric, Psych, Anxiety, Depression, Narcotic.

Job Snapshot

Other Pay Competitive salary, supportive work environment
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care, Education
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Education - Teaching - Administration
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID PF NJ-CADC
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