Addictions Counsellor – Huntsville

Job title: Addictions Counsellor – Huntsville
Posted on: June 11, 2024
Job Description:

Counsellors at our 35-day drug and alcohol treatment facility provide specialized counselling, education and support services to our clients and their family members. Counsellors help clients understand and address substance abuse and related problems, including family dynamics and lifestyle changes. Counsellors perform the following core functions in order to be effective and successful in their role: Screening, Intake, Orientation, Assessment, Treatment Planning, Counselling, Case Management, Crisis Intervention, Education, Referral, Consultation, Documentation.

Duties/Responsibilities
• To deliver entry services which include inquiry, intake and screening
• To provide assessment and treatment planning
• To provide treatment services
• To provide case management services
• Performs administration, professional development, and program development activities

Hours of Work: Shift work and efficient coverage of this 24/7 agency may require counsellors to work all shifts.
The job will start as part-time (approximately 20-40 hrs per week), but staff can quickly work up to full-time hours.

Starting wage is $27.84 to $31.98 (based on qualifications).


Employment Type: Part-time
20-40
Field of Work: Counselling/Education
Required skills:

Qualifications: Post-Secondary Degree or Diploma in Humanities (BSW,MSW, BHSc in Addictions, Social Worker Diploma, Diploma in Addictions Treatment and Prevention, CACCF credentials or about to write the exam for your CACCF credentials.)


Company information

Company Name: De Novo Treatment Centre
Contact Name: Samantha Caplan
Address: 87 Forbes Hill Dr
City: Huntsville
Postal Code:P1H1R1
Telephone: (705) 787-0247
Email: jobs@denovo.ca
Additional information:

Please submit your resume, along with a cover letter to be considered for this position.


Prefered method of contact: Email