Youth Program Assistant

The Bridge, Inc. - Irvington, NJ

Part-timeEstimated: $27,000 - $36,000 a year
Skills

The Bridge is a non-profit counseling agency with offices in West Caldwell and Irvington, NJ. We have the need for a program assistant for the Adolescent Educational Substance Use Outpatient program to assist the program director with case management of the clientele. Students are referred to the program from the school district and follow up with parents, guidance and the students themselves is priority. The desired candidate should have professional communication skills, both written and verbal, proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook; be able to maintain strict confidentiality.

Additional responsibilities include: calendar and appointment maintenance, maintaining and updating client records via electronic healthcare system, assisting in drug screening, managing and recording proper funding usage, and other administrative tasks.

A knowledge of behavior health and/or substance use disorder is a plus. The job requirements are an Associates' Degree or higher or in the process of obtaining.

The job will consist of 15 to 20 hours per week, some evenings may be necessary.

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

  • behavioral health: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Associate (Required)

Location:

  • Irvington, NJ (Required)

Language:

  • Spanish (Preferred)