Addictions Counselor

Curry Community Health is looking to hire an Addictions Counselor to work in Curry County, located in a beautiful community on the Southern Oregon Coast. This is a full time position offering health benefits (medical, dental, vision), holiday pay, paid time off as well as life insurance and 403b.

This position provides Level I and Level II outpatient therapy to clients who have addiction issues. Provides assessments, intakes, and case management services in conjunction with addiction treatment. Also makes community education presentations and provides input relative to program development needs.

Some Responsibilities include:

  1. Assesses prospective clients for appropriate treatment placement. Completes intakes on clients entering the program.

  2. Provides individual and group counseling sessions.

  3. Provides case management services for addiction clients.

  4. Develops appropriate aftercare plans for clients completing a treatment program.

  5. Conducts emergency intervention and crisis counseling both during and after office hours.

Work Location: The Addictions Counselor has an office location in Gold Beach. At times the individual will be called on to serve in multiple locations.

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree in social work, psychology or related field.

  • Two to three years’ experience as an addictions counselor.

  • State of Oregon certification for a CADC I.

  • Possess a current driver’s license, pass a pre-employment drug test and pass a criminal background check required by the State of Oregon.

Pay Range: $20 - $24 per hour