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PRO.A / JOBS Horizon House, Philadelphia; Rehabilitation Counselor

Horizon House, Philadelphia; Rehabilitation Counselor

Post Date: 06/19/17
Type of Position: Clinical
Title:ツRehabilitation Counselor
Qualifications:

ツキ High School diploma or GED and 1-2 years of relevant experience in substance abuse counseling or working with the homeless population; or any combination of experience, education or training that would provide the level of knowledge, skill and ability required.
ツキ Certified Addiction Counselor (CAC) preferred, and ongoing coursework in Drug and Alcohol Counseling to qualify for recertification.
ツキ Some knowledge of multiple support systems for substance abusers or the homeless.
ツキ Good communication skills.
ツキ Ability to work independently and as part of a focused team.
ツキ Frequent talking ,listening and monitoring.
ツキ Requires the ability to lift, carry, fold, kneel, reach, stack, stoop, climb stairs and bend which may include direct intervention with residents.
ツキ May require verbal crisis intervention assistance in emergency situations.
ツキ Must be available for local travel and possess a valid driver窶冱 license with an acceptable driving record.
ツキ Scheduling flexibility and possible on-call work are necessary.
ツキ May be required to report to work during emergencies including inclement weather.

Description:

ツキ Provide support, education, counseling and guidance to participants in the recovery process.
ツキ Develop and reinforce mechanisms and resources to facilitate a substance free life style
ツキ Ensure a safe, secure and pleasant environment, in compliance with Agency policies and procedures and applicable regulations.
ツキ Implement the overall mission, values and beliefs of Horizon House in all aspects of the job.

Contact Information: To apply clickツHERE