RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR - NOC Shift - Tuesday through Saturday
Universal Health Services, Inc.
May 16, 2018
Overview: Do you get excited about the chance to use your skills to make a difference? Do you have a passion for working with patients with co-occurring disorders and chemical dependence? Join multi-disciplinary team of professionals at Michael's House Treatment Center, a refuge of healing and recovery nestled at the base of the San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, California. Michael's House is part of the Foundations Recovery Network family, the premier provider of integrated treatment for co-occurring addiction and mental health concerns, offering residential and outpatient services nationwide. As part of our professional, caring treatment team, you can make a difference by empowering patients to reach their recovery goals and find the healthy, wholesome, fulfilling life they deserve.
Responsibilities: As a Residential Counselor, you will play a key role in the larger treatment process by doing everything from reviewing information from the clinical staff and conducting psycho-educational groups to participating in milieu related meetings, performing case management duties, charting significant events that happen during client treatment and assisting with the admissions process.
Qualifications: You will need at least a high school diploma to be the right fit for this position, although at least two years of college is preferred, along with some experience in the healthcare field. You will also become licensed or certified as a chemical dependency counselor or registered to become licensed or certified within 90 days of hiring. Excellent verbal, written and organizational and interpersonal skills are key, as is a general knowledge of computer programs including MS Word and Excel. The perfect candidate must possess a valid California driver's license, have the ability to obtain a Class B license and be CPR/First Aid certified.
Does this sound like the rewarding career you want to pursue? Do you meet the qualifications above? If so, we want to learn more about you. You may apply online at Foundations Recovery Network offers competitive compensation, commensurate with experience, and benefits programs including medical, dental, life insurance, paid time off and 401K. You will have the opportunities to advance in your career. ::