Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Clinical
  • Full Time
  • Bronx, NY

VIP Community Services is dedicated to changing lives and transforming our community. We offer a continuum of services to individuals with histories of chemical dependency. Our client-centered approach empowers people to take charge of their lives and discover their personal paths to self-sufficiency.

POSITION TITLE: CASAC for OTP

REPORTS TO: Supervisor

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction and supervision of the Supervisor provides coordinated counseling services to ensure optimum services are provided to clients.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • Provide clinical counseling services to assigned clients including initial assessment, treatment plan and discharge planning in accordance with departmental procedure and regulatory requirements.
  • Participate in comprehensive interdisciplinary team treatment planning and activities as indicated or scheduled.
  • Collaborate with other disciplines, and coworkers as needed in order to ensure client needs are met.
  • Assist in the enforcement of program rules and regulations.
  • Plan and manage the dissemination of program schedules and other information relative to events and activities.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certified Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) preferred or, CASAC-T + minimum one year experience working with a substance abuse population.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 3 years experience working in the social services field.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Benefits offered:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Parental leave
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 403(B)

To apply for this job email your details to ehoffman@vipservices.org