Hour House is seeking to fill a Women's Substance Use Disorder Counselor position adding to our team of professionals in a specialized treatment program for women with Substance Use Disorder and their children. Most of the women are survivors of physical or sexual abuse or other serious trauma. The counselor will conduct assessments, provide counseling, facilitate educational and therapy groups and meet with family members who are willing to be supportive of the client. They will also help to manage and supervise the milieu and provide case management as needed to assist clients to cope with court dates, medical problems, continue their education or find employment and plan for successful discharge. Complete, accurate documentation is required in the Electronic Medical Record on a daily basis.
We would like to hire counselors who bring a variety of skills, experience and education. Persons with 3-5 years of continuous drug free recovery, and a BA/BS or MA/MS in Psychology, Counseling, Rehabilitation or Social Work.
The positions will include work on one weekend day and one or two evenings, per week.
We work as a team. There is support and consultation available, and many opportunities to learn and grow as a professional. Our agency is reconfiguring our programs and needs to expand our clinical staff team.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $42,000.00 - $43,000.00 per year
Work Location: In person
Central East Alcoholism and Drug Council (d/b/a Hour House) is accredited through CARF, licensed and funded in whole or in part through the Illinois Department of Human Services: Division of Substance Use Prevention and Recovery (SUPR) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
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