Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor
Location: New Orleans, LA
Job ID: 44639
Facility: Job Corps
Part Time Opportunity Available (28hrs/week) for someone just starting their career or looking for supplemental work. Check out these great benefits:
*Starting rate of $19.47/hr
*paid sick, vacation and holidays
*401k with company match
This position reports to the health and wellness director. Responsible for the providing direct and indirect substance use/abuse services and treatment for students. Coordinates the Trainee Employee Assistance Program (TEAP). Responsible for coordinating the center TEAP programs, in compliance with Department of Labor (DOL) and Management & Training Corporation (MTC) directives.
- Work with new students for testing, assessment and development of assistance and retention plans during the 45 day probation period; provide an assessment and assistance/intervention plan for any student who tests positive for drugs or receives an alcohol incident.
- Conduct classes, group educational, peer support and other prevention sessions for students.
Certified addictions counselor in the state of Louisiana. Experience working with youth, excellent written and verbal communication and computer proficiency required. Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record.