Duties & Responsibilities: Part-time position (20 hrs/week initially) may increase hours as program grows.
Assess and treat substance abuse related disorders of individuals enrolled in ACT services. Utilize an integrated approach and liaison with other team members to ensure that mental health and substance abuse issues are addressed simultaneously. This person will serve those with a dual diagnosis. Computer skills are required.
Minimum Training & Experience: Completion of a Bachelors degree in a related field OR Certification as a certified addiction counselor from the Georgia Addiction Counselors Association (GACA) or equivalent certification
Agency Specific Qualifications and/or Preferred Qualifications: Must have a CACI, at minimum, and experience working with individuals with dual diagnosis. Must be knowledgeable of motivational interviewing and integrated dual diagnosis. Knowledge of other evidence based practice approached is a plus.
Additional Information: In order to be considered, you must submit a State of Georgia Application to:
McIntosh Trail Area Admin.
P.O. Box 1320
Griffin, GA 30224
You may fax your application to 770-229-3223.
A State of Georgia Application can be downloaded at www.doas.ga.gov by clicking on the Careers@doas link and scrolling down to "How to Apply".
(Do Not Send Your Application To DOAS For This Position)
Fingerprinting, TB testing and Drug Screening are required upon appointment.
Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
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