Per Diem Chemical Health Counselor
Job ID: 26688
Department: Regions Hospital Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program
City: St. Paul, MN
Location: RH - St Paul 445 Etna St Bldg
Position Type: Part-Time
Anticipated Work Schedule: all shifts 7 days weekly - days, eves, nights
Shift: Per diem
Hrs/Pay Period: 0
The Chemical Health Counselor provides assessment of chemical use problems, creates and monitors individualized treatment plans, provides family counselfing and chemical health counseling services to individuals with chemical abuse problems; and performs related duties as assigned. Works with patients 18 years and older.
Education: Graduation from an accredited chemical dependency counselor training program and an Associate Degree. A Bachelor's Degree is strongly preferred.
Experience: At least one year of outpatient or inpatient program experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Must not have had a felony conviction or have been incarcerated as a result of a felony conviction in the last 3 years. Must be free of chemical use problems for a period of 2 years. Must have successfully completed a background check in accordance with Minnesota Rule 11.
Ability to communicate with people and fellow employees and ability to use the 12 core dimensions of counseling with clients.
Licensure: Minnesota Alcohol and Drug Counselor license (LADC) or temporary permit to practice and LADC licensure within one year.
Must be willing to work evenings, nights and weekends as needed
Regions Hospital - 20 months ago