Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen is a non-profit, social services agency dedicated to helping those individuals in need and improving the quality of life to members in the community. We provide programs to four counties throughout New Jersey and have successfully grown in 34 years to include more than 23 sites and over 100 programs. We are currently looking for a professional who seeks to be part of a dynamic, high performing organization.
Substance Abuse Counselor
Essex & Middlesex County
Works as part of a multi-disciplinary team to conduct substance abuse assessments and make recommendations to appropriate level of care, based on American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) criteria and Level of Care Index. Position is also responsible for case management, obtaining urine specimens for testing, and data entry into agency database. Only those with a CADC or have passed the written test towards the CADC will be considered.
Requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, adaptability, independence, ability to multi-task, DSM 5 knowledge and the ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Fluency in Spanish is highly preferred.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision and prescription plan, life insurance, retirement fund and a generous vacation and sick time package. To learn more about Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen, please visit our web site: www.ccdom.org. Resumes can be mailed to Catholic Charities, DOM, 319 Maple Street, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861; refer to Ad Code I/11/13/18/115/SAC. Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Type: Full-time