Full Time Substance Use Clinician
Baymark Health Services
Substance Abuse Clinician Job in Portland, ME
Full Time Master's Level Clinician for Intensive Outpatient Recovery Program
** Sign on bonus offered for eligible applicants and offered for a limited time.**
**Details to be discussed during the interview process.**
At Liberty Bay Recovery, we do things differently. Our workforce are not just employees, they are members of a large, diverse, mission and values driven family who are collectively committed to changing and saving lives affected by addiction. We celebrate being an Employer of Choice committed to providing a recovery friendly and equal opportunity workplace.
Drug and alcohol counselors provide addiction prevention services and treatment. Their duties include but are not limited to screening. intake, orientation, assessment, treatment planning, individual and group counseling, case management, crisis intervention, client education, referrals, reports, recordkeeping, and a consultation with other professionals regarding client treatment and services. Drug and alcohol counselors assist clients with developing treatment plans and provide support and feedback that ensures clients to abstain from substances and live happy and productive lives free of their addiction.
Work collaboratively with multiple health and criminal justice professionals using tact, diplomacy, and discipline
Able to effectively communicate with people at all levels and from various backgrounds
Complete documentation of individual, group progress notes within 24 hours of service
Complete individual treatment plans within regulatory timeframe
Complete ongoing reviews of treatment plan with clients weekly
Complete documentation of discharge notes of all clients within 24 hours of discharge
Report any complaints or violations of licensing guidelines to clinical supervisor within 24 hours of being notified of violation
Complete with client, individual treatment plan within 5 business days for all levels of care and within 24 hours for Detox LOC
Attend consistent care team meetings based on clients needs
Demonstrates and fosters the companys Mission, Vision and Values
Must meet pre-employment and maintain all applicable state, national, and job-related guidelines for reference checking, background screening,10 panel urine drug screening, health screening, DMV (if applicable), insurance (if applicable), and license/credential verifications
Versatile, flexible, and willing to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
Provide daily communication/collaboration with treatment team of residents on personal caseload
Provide individual and group psychotherapy sessions with program participants on personal caseload
Maintain all ethical standards consistent with his/her own professional licensing board in addition to standards
Adheres to all HIPAA guidelines
Participate in continuing education to continually improve skills and abilities and stay abreast of current technologies/practices
Masters Degree in Clinical Mental Health, Social Work, or similar masters level degrees
ME state licensed preferred but not required
2-4 years direct experience in the field of mental health and substance use disorders preferred but not required
Thorough knowledge of causes and treatments of addiction and are trained to make decisions based on ethical and professional standards
Maintain individual professional license in good standing
Satisfactory drug screen and criminal background check
Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and 401(K)
Generous paid time off accrual
Excellent growth and development opportunities
Satisfying and rewarding work striving to overcome the opioid epidemic
Everyone will be asked to be in compliance with the most recent COVID guidelines from CDC, State, County and City.
Here is what you can expect from us:
Liberty Bay Recovery Center
is committed to helping people achieve lasting sobriety through comprehensive care and compassionate support. Founded by and staffed with individuals in recovery themselves, we treat residents with the respect and dignity they deserve. Our Canterbury center provides individualized care and evidence-based clinical approaches in an environment that promotes healing.
Liberty Bay Recovery Center
is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, natural origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic disposition, disability or veterans status or any other classification protected by State/Federal laws.