Location: Austin, TX
Job ID: 47685
Begin a meaningful career in substance abuse treatment with Management & Training Corporation at the Travis State Jail located in Austin, Texas. At Travis, our foundation is based upon the philosophies of caring about others, giving back and making a social impact. We provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while helping an at-risk population receive the treatment necessary for success on their road back to a healthy, productive life. In addition to competitive wages and an opportunity to impact lives, MTC team members enjoy a variety of benefits including:
Reports to the Senior Counselor and Program Director. Performs highly complex substance abuse and DWI counseling work within the program. Work involves planning, coordinating, and implementing substance abuse counseling activities; and coordinating with other departments to ensure the maximum utilization of resources available for chemical dependency treatment and rehabilitation.
It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management.
Graduation from an accredited senior high school or equivalent or GED. Two (2) years full-time, wage-earning experience in substance abuse treatment or substance abuse education. Current valid license as a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC) by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) or current valid certification as a Certified Criminal Justice Professional (CCJP) by the Texas Certification Board of Addiction Professionals, or current qualifying credential to conduct counseling in a treatment environment. Valid driver’s license in the state of Texas with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management.