Substance Abuse Counselor

Boston, MA 02101

Posted: 08/13/2018 Employment Type: Temporary Industry: Job Number: 106045 Pay Rate: $18.00


Our client in Boston is seeking a Substance Abuse Counselor to deliver rehab and clinical counseling services to the clients of the recovery program.   The shifts available are either Monday – Friday, 3pm-11pm OR Sunday-Thursday, 3pm – 11pm.   This position starts ASAP!   Great opportunity to join a fantastic organization.

 

Responsibilities:

• Ensure that all services are delivered in compliance with agency standards

• Provide empathetic counseling sessions totaling 1 hour per week with a minimum case load of 8 clients weekly

• Maintain effective documentation and record keeping including but not limited to: treatment planning, re-assessment, progress notes, consent forms, aftercare planning

• Close files within 1 week of discharge

• Provide or coordinate family support services

• Conduct intake, screening or interviewing of new client admissions upon request

• Discuss supportive plans with clients and review in weekly meetings

• Ensure accurate submission of data collection

 

• Bachelor’ s degree preferred with minimum of 1 year experience in the field of addiction, HIV and/or mental health or a certificate from a recognized counseling program

• Strong organizational and communication skills

• Ability to relate to clients in an instructive, supportive and compassionate manner

 

About ACE Employment Services, Inc.: In 1989, ACE Employment Services, Inc. was founded to give companies in Massachusetts a personal and consultative approach to staffing. With a small internal staff and dedication, honestly and hard work we landed on the Boston Business Journal’ s Largest Temp Placement Firms in Massachusetts at #11. ACE Employment Services, Inc. is your partner for direct, temporary and temp-to-hire solutions. Learn more at www.AceBoston.net
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