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