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RESIDENTIAL (CADC) SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR

Job Description
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

Joining the team at Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment offers valuable experience with a variety of treatment methods as well as an opportunity to collaborate with skilled experts about a diverse clientele. Gateway welcomes the challenge of constant improvement and is proud to uphold the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval. In addition to a competitive salary, Gateway offers employees health benefits, dental insurance, career advancement, training and development and on-site clinical supervision to individuals pursuing certifications and licensures.

Residential (CADC) Substance Abuse Counselors are responsible for:

• Completing comprehensive assessments of clients’ substance abuse history and treatment requirements and preparing individualized, developmentally appropriate treatment plans
• Providing individual and group counseling and educational programs in accordance with treatment plans
• Documenting treatment and discharge plans and clients’ progress and responses to treatment, as well as maintaining related records and charts
• Performing case management and contributing to client care monitoring
• Caseload typically includes some complex cases requiring more intensive services
• Other duties as assigned

Other Information/Requirements: 

• Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent education and life experience, with a minimum of 100 hours of documented clinical training in counseling theory and practice required
• Current certification as a substance abuse counselor (CADC) or higher licensure in state of Delaware required
• Minimum 2 years of previous experience in substance abuse or mental health counseling required
• Related work experience with an adult population and residential treatment setting required
• An understanding of ASAM criteria is preferred
• This is a full-time position working Tuesday - Saturday, daytime & evening shifts

Gateway Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer of minorities, females, individuals with a disability, and protected veterans.

How to Apply: 

Apply on company website using the below link. Applications are reviewed daily. Call Laura at 312-913-2361 with questions.

https://rn21.ultipro.com/GAT1000/jobboard/NewCandidateExt.aspx?__JobID=5068

Contact Information
Organization Name: 
Gateway Foundaiton
Address: 
100 Sunnyside Rd.
City: 
Smyrna
State List: 
Delaware
Zip/Postal Code: 
19977
Internal Info
Business Phone: 
312-913-2361