Phoenix House Counselor Assistant in Dublin, New Hampshire

At Phoenix House, change is

something we embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional

care.Phoenix House provides

individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a

legacy spanning nearly 50 years.We are passionate about healing individuals,

families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related

mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic

approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of

every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention,

treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding

of addiction.Our devoted staff are

committed to treating the whole person—and come from all fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based,

gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for

our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is

integral to every interaction and person we touch.As ‘One Phoenix House’ we believe in having

fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as our journey

continues.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Observe

and evaluate clients, relating all pertinent information to the Counselor for

clinical application

  • Assists

Counselors in assuring accurate record-keeping of vital information such as

telephone logs, scheduled house activity, house security checks, night coverage

reports, visitors log, client appointments and vehicle schedules.

  • Coordinates/facilitates

daily activities; oversees and supervises resident job functions as well as

morning meetings, groups, seminars, house meetings and other activities as

directed, ensuring efficient day-to day operation of the program. Also

administers behaviorally appropriate sanctions (i.e., learning experiences and

contracts).

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in psychology

or related field.

  • Must be at least a Certified

Recovery Support Worker or working towards this certification

EXPERIENCE:

  • Working knowledge of residential treatment communities and, where

required, penal institutions, preferably with sufficient training and

experience to have demonstrated competence in the field of drug

treatment.

  • Ability to perform under clinical and administrative pressures.

  • Experience of clinical assessment/intervention to help assess and

evaluate all resident behavioral patterns, progress, attitudes, job

performance and transfers. Must be comfortable with one-to-one counseling,

group process and other therapeutic concepts.Must be capable of using solid judgment

in establishing appropriate treatment plans for clinical intervention.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

  • Must be cognizant of Phoenix House policies and able to follow

appropriately and consistently when applicable to include DOCS protocols

and procedures.

  • Proficiency in Welligent for tasks assigned.

SCHEDULE:

Days TBD,includes day and evening shifts

Phoenix House requires background checks, drug testing, TB testing, verification of employment history, reference checks and possibly a medical exam, prior to employment.

Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer

providing equality of opportunity to all who are protected against

discrimination by law, regulation or executive order, including veterans and

individuals with disabilities.

EEO is the Law:Applicants

and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Click http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

to learn more.

EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled