Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor

Part Time

Essential Job Functions

The position of Intoxicated Drivers Resource Center (IDRC) Counselor encompasses the full range of direct Substance Use Disorder treatment services. This includes, but is not limited to, individual counseling, group therapy/counseling, family presentations, psycho-education didactic presentations, treatment, and discharge planning, written clinical and other communications dictated by case management and/or as directed by Director of Addiction Services.

Qualifications

    • CADC preferred, interns are eligible
    • Must be culturally responsive to the service population
    • Excellent verbal and writing skills, able to present material to clients in a classroom atmosphere in an appropriate manner.
    • Computer proficiency in all Microsoft Office programs, NJSAMS, and internal agency systems.
    • Proficient in interviewing, screening, and assessment formulation.
    • Experience working with range of clientele from MICA and homeless populations, DUI offenders, and adolescents.
    • Report writing, client contact, record keeping.

Please send your resume and cover letter to Kelly Sallie at Ksallie@mcpik.org

Associate Peer Coordinator

Full Time

The ideal candidate possesses or is actively working towards their certification as a Peer Recovery Specialist in NJ, is a person in stable long-term recovery or someone with lived experience, and has experience working with the recovery community in some capacity.

Essential Job Functions

This key position will function to provide Peer-to-Peer recovery support services to individuals who request assistance as part of several community-based initiatives both ongoing and planned within the region. The ideal candidate is a member of the North Jersey community, familiar with, and knowledgeable of the available resources both in and out of the immediate area.

Qualifications

    • High School Diploma Required
    • Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS)

Please send your resume and cover letter to Christopher Goeke at Cgoeke@mcpik.org.

Senior Peer Service Coordinator

Full Time: Nights and Weekends

This position is located at our Essex Community Peer Recovery Center in Newark, NJ. The ideal candidate possesses or is actively working towards their certification as a Peer Recovery Specialist in NJ, is a person in stable long-term recovery or someone with lived experience, and has experience working with the recovery community in some capacity.

Essential Job Functions

This key position will function to provide Peer-to-Peer recovery support services to individuals who request assistance as part of several community-based initiatives both ongoing and planned within the region. The ideal candidate is a member of the North Jersey community, familiar with, and knowledgeable of the available resources both in and out of the immediate area.

Qualifications

    • High School Diploma Required
    • Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS)

Please send your resume and cover letter to Christopher Goeke at Cgoeke@mcpik.org.

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