Posting #18506 - Group Life Counselor III

Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Seattle, WA3.3

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Full-time position available for our Behavioral Health Department at Renacer, a Treatment Center working with young adults suffering from chemical dependency. The Group Life Counselor III is a position that is part of the multi-disciplinary treatment team providing direct services to patients in a residential setting. Direct services may include a combination or all of the following: group care, intake procedures, evaluation, individual and group counseling, milieu management, and supervision of patients. These patients have a primary diagnosis of chemical dependency and may also have mental health problems. GLC III will be responsible to facilitate treatment educational groups with the Individuals. The GLC III is the agent for providing services to patients in individual or group sessions. GLC III will work closely with CDP in treatment activities.

Qualifications and/or Requirements:
Has completed or are close to completing a B.A. degree in Psychology, Sociology, Human Services, or related field.
Associates degree in Chemical Dependency and at least two years’ experience in working with at-risk population.
Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career with many perks. Employees working 30 hours or more receive an excellent benefit package, which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Prescription coverage, generous PTO/Holidays, and 401(k)/Retirement options and an opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment. This is an exciting and highly rewarding position in a fast-paced clinic/office environment.

To apply for this position send a resume and a Sea Mar CHC application to Kristen Prentice, Program Manager at

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted on 11/20/2018

External candidates may apply after 11/23/18

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).