To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
Education and/or Experience
Minimum B.A. degree from accredited college or university plus a minimum of two years related experience and/or training in addictions counseling is preferred. Must have knowledge of counseling principles and protocol.
Minimum three years clean time, if in recovery.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common professional journals and reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from beneficiaries, agencies, or the community. Abilities to effectively present information to administration, beneficiaries, and/or public groups.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of materials furnished in written, oral or schedule form.
Abilities to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Computer skills in Microsoft Office and data management.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
CADC or CAADC is preferred.
Must possess a willingness to address spiritual needs, such as repentance, forgiveness and salvation.
Must know and be willing to use Biblical/Christian teachings as the primary approach to long term recovery.
Must be willing to work late nights and/or weekends, supporting Work Therapy program and requirements.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision.
Office work environment with quiet noise level.
THE MISSION OF THE SALVATION ARMY ADULT REHABILITATION CENTER
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.
Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.