Female Halfway House Counselor Technician

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Founded in 1972, Gateway Rehab has become a leader in drug & alcohol treatment in Western Pennsylvania. Our mission is to help all affected by addictive diseases to be healthy in mind, body and spirit. We strive to provide effective long-term treatment for addictive disease by offering a continuum of clinical practices, recovery support, education and research.

Gateway has an opening for a Full Time Counselor Technician at CeCe’s Place- an all female Extended Care house located in Braddock, PA.  The hours for this position will be a combination of day and evening shifts including weekends and holidays. Please note, the schedule is subject to change dependent on program needs.

Benefits for Qualified Positions Include:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer matching and more!

Essential Functions:

  • Meets with day staff to coordinate and implement evening/weekend programming.
  • Orients new patients and supervises patients’ activities.
  • Drives patients to AA/NA meetings and to recreation activities.
  • Responds to crisis situations.
  • Communicates patient information to treatment staff.
  • Maintains rotation list for YMCA attendance.
  • Documents patients’ medication sheets.
  • Maintains patients’ 12 step contact sheets.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Good oral and written communication skills required.
  • Understanding of 12-step recovery programs and the recovery process preferred.
  • Knowledge of age specific growth and development.
  • Valid Driver’s License and favorable driving record.

This is a brief summary of duties not intended to be inclusive and subject to change.

Compliance with all applicable licensing/accreditation bodies required.

Gateway Rehab proudly offers competitive wages and benefit packages, along with career advancement opportunities. Join us today!

Options to Apply:

Please note, to be considered for employment you must complete a Gateway Application.  It is not required when you initially apply, but will help expedite the potential employment process if completed at initial submission. The employment application can be accessed at: https://careers.gatewayrehab.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Employment_Application_Form.pdf

  1. EMAIL – Send updated resume and letter of interest indicating what position(s) and location(s) you are interested in, along with optional completed application to jobs@gatewayrehab.org
  2. ONLINE – Apply online using the “Apply Now” link provided on the job listing page and attach your resume, optional cover letter and optional completed application.
  1. MAIL – Send updated resume and letter of interest indicating what position(s) and location(s) you are interested in, along with completed application to: Gateway Rehab, Attn: Recruitment, 311 Rouser Road, Moon Township, PA 15108
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