Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Job Tracking ID: 512937-675581
  • Job Location: Fall River, MA
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Employee
  • Date Updated: August 23, 2019
  • Years of Experience: Any
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

SSTAR'S Inpatient Addictions Units have an opening for Counselor.

Full Time or Part Time

Various Shifts

Provide Inpatient patients with substance abuse counseling and case management including assessment, treatment and aftercare planning in accordance with established performance standards. Facilitate the overall operations of the unit and contribute as a team member to produce an environment conducive to the successful treatment of patients.





Experience and Skills:

Knowledge of Addiction and Mental Health

Healthy Boundaries


Good Judgement

Group Facilitation Skills helpful

Bachelor Degree/CADAC a plus

Opportunities for job training and advancement.

Direct care positions in addiction programs require two years of continuous sobriety for individuals in recovery

Job Benefits:

Full Time: Medical, Dental, Vision, 403B Retirement Plan, Company paid Short Term Disability and Life Insurance, A Generous Time off accrual system, Pet Insurance and AFLAC.

Part Time: Leave accrual, 403B Retirement Plan.