Location: Panama City, FL
Job ID: 47604
Know someone sent to prison because of a drug problem? Be their hope, support, and way to a better future.
The Bay Correctional Facility located in Panama City, FL., is now hiring a Substance Abuse Counselor looking to give people hope, skills, and opportunities for a better life.
Salary Ranges Between: $15.82 - $25.31
Status: Full Time, Monday – Friday, 7am- 3:30pm
Our team members enjoy competitive wages, affordable health, dental, and prescription drug insurance, education and tuition assistance, paid time off, 9 paid holidays, flexible schedules, 401(k) with company match, and a chance to make a difference every day!
Job responsibilities: Substance Abuse Counselors responsible for the implementation and maintenance of an effective alcohol and other drug abuse program with emphasis placed on awareness, prevention, staff training and networking with community resources in compliance with American Correctional Association (ACA) standards, Management & Training Corporation (MTC), Florida Department of Corrections (FDOC) and Florida Department of Management Services (DMS) directives.
Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in social work, counseling, psychology, criminology or related field and where applicable, must possess appropriate certification. Two (2) years of substance abuse treatment experience preferred. Directly related experience may be considered in lieu of formal education requirements if approved by management. Valid driver's license in the state of Florida with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management.