- Job date: Sat, 22 Aug 2020 22:32:53 GMT
- Expected salary: $19.23 per hour
- Job title: Substance Abuse Counselor
- Company: Spectrum Health
- Location: Shirley, MA
The Substance Abuse Counselor provides the inmate population with information/education around addiction and recovery in a non-residential treatment setting within the Department of Corrections. This position facilitates Graduate Maintenance and Gateway to Treatment, as well as provides individual sessions for persons enrolled in our Medicated Assisted Treatment program. This role works closely with the Massachusetts Department of Corrections (MADOC) staff to coordinate all program services and provide information for case management/records management. This position is located at MCI Shirley Minimum in Shirley, MA and North Central Correctional Institute (NCCI) in Gardner, MA. Travel is required to and from both locations. Mileage is reimbursed. Schedule is Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm. Salary: $19.23/hour ($40,000 annually) Spectrum offers comprehensive benefits, including, but not limited to: health/dental/vision/disability insurances, paid time off, 401k with company match, and tuition reimbursement options! Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree/Master’s degree in Human Services, Psychology Education, Counseling or closely related field preferred; Experience may be substituted for educational preferences. Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) or Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) preferred. Corrections experience or experience working in a secure environment preferred. Basic computer skills preferred (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.).