Assessment Counselor
Community Education Centers, Inc. - Kearny, NJ

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Community Educations Centers (CEC), is a leading provider of residential reentry and in-prison community corrections programs. Working over 18 states across the U.S., we provide a foundation of support to change addictive and criminal behaviors and effectively prepare our residents for community reentry. With programming that encompass assessment, drug and alcohol education, family education services for juvenile and adult populations; we are redefining effective means to reduce recidivism.

Under general supervision and as part of a team, employee administers standard risk assessment and diagnostic testing instruments with the residents. Interviews residents; reviews DOC files and testing scores; prepares assessment reports.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Candidate will be part of the assessment team that administers the following risk assessment and diagnostic instruments:
-LSI-R (Level of Service Inventory Revised)
-PAI (Personality Assessment Inventory)
-SASSI (Substance Abuse Subtle Screening Inventory)
-Wonderlic
-Interview residents to collect relevant information
-Review Department of Correction files
-Prepare assessment reports
-Attend weekly assessment meeting and present cases

SKILLS/QUALITIES:
-Self-starter
-Possess leadership skills
-Good written and oral communication skills
-Independent worker

QUALIFICATIONS:
-Masters Degree in mental health or criminal justice preferred
-Assessment experience preferred

Community Education Centers offers unlimited potential for career growth, a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, and 401(k). To apply, please visit our website at: www.cecintl.com .

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