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  • Ensure clients' safety and well-being

  • Provide brief solution focused interventions when needed

  • A short commute from both Boston and Providence

Description of Position

CCBC is hiring Residential Treatment Counselors for our Co-Occurring Enhanced Residential Rehabilitation Services (COE-RRS) Program. Hours are 3pm-11pm, Sunday through Thursday.

Utilizing experience in either substance use or mental health use disorder counseling, staff will provide direct individual, group, educational, clinical or case management services to clients. Staff will be responsible for participating in the individual's treatment plan, providing direct care and facilitating a therapeutic milieu through meetings and groups.

Responsibilities

Responsible for providing clients and program service delivery including:

  • Counselor will provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and clinical groups
  • Counselor will be in charge with assisting patients with techniques for handling their substance use disorder and mental health disorder
  • Complete client admissions
  • Monitor residents progress and properly maintain patient records in our electronic medical record system
  • Additionally, counselor will evaluate patients’ progress during individual and or group setting
  • Observation and accounting of patients at all times insuring safety (hourly checks) as well as documentation
  • Complete client admissions
  • Counselor may also need to collaborate with doctors, nurses and therapists for patients’ therapy and treatment for best overall outcome
  • Facilitates, establishes and reviews with each patient the initial treatment plan
  • Develops and participates in individual or group patient teaching projects
  • Respond, as needed, to patient grievances and complaints
  • Provides transportation as needed
  • Other related duties as determined by supervisor

Requirements

Education/Training

This position requires a bachelor's degree or experience or specific skills related to the delivery of rehabilitation, support, or housing service elements; Familiarity with housing first, recovery and rehabilitation principles.

Experience

Must have at least two years of human services related work with at least one year with adults who have a history of mental illness/and substance misuse; Must possess good organizational skills, effective written, verbal and computer skills. Experience in running groups preferred.

Other

Knowledge of Core-Competencies as identified by the employee’s assigned department; Must have a valid driver's license in the state of residence and submit a copy of satisfactory record of driving from the state of residence of registry of motor vehicles, as determined by the department vice president; Must complete MA and ADP Criminal Offense Record Information (CORI) process; Must have computer literacy as related to the requirements of the position.

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Program Information

Date posted: 12/29/2022

Send Resume & Letter

For more information about this position, or to send your resume:

Monica Leonardo, Program Director of COE/RRS (mantunes@comcounseling.org)

Community Counseling of Bristol County
1 Washington St. Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: 508-828-9116

Why build your career at CCBC?

Stable and Established

  • The largest, most innovative mental health and substance abuse care provider in Southeastern MA, with a 50 year history
  • We serve over 12,000 clients annually
  • Committment to innovation and evidence-based practice
  • Committment to erasing the stigma that can surround trauma, mental illness, and addiction

Great Benefits

  • A short commute from both Boston and Providence
  • 3 weeks paid vacation to start
  • 12 paid holidays and sick leave
  • Health, dental, disability, and life insurance
  • 403-b with up to 5% employer match
  • Tuition reimbursement

Make Recovery a Reality

Working with CCBC gives you the chance to change your own path while helping others find theirs. As you provide hope and healing to people who need it most, you'll be just as inspired by the quality of people you work with as the outcomes you provide together. Join us and be a part of the next success story.