Job: Substance Abuse Counselor

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Jobing Description

Substance Abuse Counselor
Company: GEO CARE
Facility: SOUTH FLORIDA STATE HOSPITAL

City: Pembroke Pines
State: FL

Shift: Days
Compensation:

Category: PG - PROGRAMS
Employment Status: Full-Time



JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Substance Abuse Counselor provides direct service care to meet the needs of Persons Served suffering from mental, emotional and substance abuse issues. He/She works with the treatment team to fulfill the interdisciplinary treatment process needed for Persons Served with a dual diagnosis; works with treatment team to fulfill Role Recovery needs and Recovery Plan within the standards of GEO Care, Inc/SFSH. The Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for: 1) assessment of Person Served; 2) developing, organizing, and conducting program activities to provide education and treatment for issues related to substance abuse; provides group and individualized sessions for Persons Served


JOB REQUIREMENTS:


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a human services related, CAP certification a plus.
  • Must possess valid Florida driver's license with no preventable accidents, suspensions for driving convictions, Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) or Driving Under the Influence (DUI) or more than two (2) moving violations on any type of vehicle for the past three (3) years.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.



EOE M/F/D/V


If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the on-line application, please contact the Human Resources Department.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability