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Addiction Counselor - Outpatient Evening - Located in Rockford, IL

Location
Rockford, Illinois
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
22 Sep 2022

About Us:

Leaders in recovery. Champions of hope.

Rosecrance is a private not-for-profit organization and nationally recognized leader in treating substance use and mental health disorders for children, adolescents, adults, and families. With nearly 60 locations in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Iowa, our physician-led team has developed an innovative, multidisciplinary, outcomes-informed approach.

Since 1916, our unmatched legacy as a proven behavioral healthcare leader is a source of hope and strength to those we serve and provides a roadmap for the best opportunity for lasting recovery. Rosecrance served nearly 50,000 clients last year.

 Position Purpose:

This full time position will provide continuity of program services in an ethical, legal and moral manner within a safe and therapeutic environment, consistent with applicable regulatory and accreditation standards. Participate as a member of a dedicated, caring team in the delivery of addictions treatment services to clients and their families and facilitate the issues of recovery into their daily living situations.

 

Job Requirements:

Master's Degree preferred in psychology, counseling, social work or related field (second level license required for Therapist title)
Certified Addictions counselor or be certified within 24 months of start date.
CPR or complete within three months of start date.

Qualifications:

Demonstrated education, training or experience in the addictions treatment.
Adequate written skills to accurately complete required documentation within the time frames prescribed.
Skilled in conducting individual, family and group counseling.
Ability to present and coordinate lectures for clients, parents, staff or community resources.

Essential Responsibilities:

1. Work hours prescribed by the manager and any additional hours deemed necessary for the responsibilities assigned.
2. Undertake primary case management responsibilities for designated patients.
3. Conduct individual, group, and family counseling and educational sessions for patients and/or family members.
4. Ensure that client service records are maintained consistent with rules and regulations.
5. Maintain communications with all staff (e.g. admissions, therapeutic passes, and discharge plans).
6. Assume on-call responsibilities per schedule or when designated.
7. Present workshops, lectures and training to clients, families, employees and community groups.
8. Be familiar with court proceedings and available to make court appearances on behalf of Rosecrance patients.
9. Serve as a member of the Clinical Team and participate in all team meetings and activities.
10. Exercise confidentiality in keeping with the Code of Conduct and with the framework of the law.
11. Deliver exceptional customer service consistently to every customer.
12. Serve as a role model for other staff, clients, and customers and demonstrate positive guest relations in representing Rosecrance.
13. Assume other related responsibilities as delegated and assigned.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Based on education, experience and credentials

  • Starting rate for Bachelors - $21.11/hour
  • Starting rate for Masters - $24.44/hour
  • Additional $.50/hour with CADC certification

Benefits:

  • Health insurance with multiple options to meet your needs
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account with company contribution
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan with employer match and discretionary employer contribution
  • Group life Insurance including LTD and AD&D
  • Tuition assistance (qualifications apply)
  • Licensure/certification reimbursement (qualifications apply)
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Wellness plan
  • Certain facilities offering on-site gym

Schedule: Four 10-hour shifts

  • Evening shifts: 11:00am - 9:30pm
  • Monday - Friday OR Tuesday - Friday

Work Location: Rosecrance Harrison Campus - Rockford, IL

Rosecrance is an equal opportunity employer.

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Education

Required
  • Bachelors or better in Human Services or related field
Preferred
  • Masters or better in Human Services or related field

Licenses & Certifications

Preferred
  • IL-CADC
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Details

  • Job Reference: 718802275-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: rosecrance inc.
  • Location: Rockford, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent