SUB - Clinician ACT 1/Bridge

Great learning opportunity for someone interested in the field of substance abuse. Provide services to adults in a busy short term social detox and crisis stabilization setting. 

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor clients' well-being, including level of risk, medical conditions, mental status and /or withdrawal status. 
  • Provide screenings for incapicitation due to alcohol or other drugs
  • Provide short term case management and referrals to appropriate levels of care. 

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma. BA preferred,  
  • Ability to deal effectively with crisis situations 
  • Ability to multi-task and engage with clients
  • Basic counseling skills
  • Computer literacy 
  • Good writing skills. 
Structure:

  • Hours vary weekly
  • $15.81/hour

Employment Benefits:

This position is not eligible for traditional employment benefits, but Howard Center  partners with many local businesses to offer voluntary benefits to all employees. While these benefits may change at the discretion of the partner businesses examples of long-standing voluntary benefits include discounted gym memberships, mobile phone service, ski/snowboard passes, and auto/home insurance, among others.

Howard Center also boasts an award-winning workplace wellness program. HC4ME is a multi-year recipient of the Vermont Governor's Council on Physical Fitness & Sports award. The HC4ME Committee coordinates physical fitness groups for Howard Center staff, occasional activities such as on-site massage, and ongoing workplace wellness advocacy and education including a full-day annual wellness fair for staff.

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy. #Hilary #SocialServices