Substance Abuse Counselor - Second Shift

  • Job Tracking ID: 512937-739500
  • Job Location: Fall River, MA
  • Job Level: Any
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Employee
  • Date Updated: October 19, 2020
  • Years of Experience: Any
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

SSTAR'S Inpatient Addictions Units have opportunities for Substance Abuse Counselors

Full Time, 1pm to 9pm, every other weekend is required.

Part Time 1pm to 9pm, 2 to 3 days per week (if possible), every other weekend is required. 

Provide Inpatient clients 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 Benefits:  Medical, Dental, Vision, Company paid Life and Short Term Disability Insurance, Generous Time off accrual system, 403B Retirement Plan, Pet Insurance and AFLAC plans.

Part Time Benefits: Leave accrual, 403B Retirement Plan.