Phoenix House Intervention Specialist-Overnight in Lake View Terrace, California

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.

We are currently hiring an Intervention Specialist. The role is responsible for the provision of clinical care and supervision to patients and for providing ongoing clinical documentation in the clinical management system. The position will also facilitate group counseling sessions using a manualized curriculum and help in coordinating patient movement.

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

•Bachelors or higher degree in Behavioral Science or related field AND

•1 year experience with at-risk youth, substance abuse, mental health, or related field

OR

•Associates degree AND

•3 years’ experience with at-risk youth, substance abuse, mental health, or related field

OR

•Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor AND

•2 years’ experience with at-risk youth, substance abuse, mental health, or related field

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

•Employee shall be in compliance with DHCS requirements for alcohol and drug abuse counselor certification. Persons not in possession of substance abuse counselor certification must register prior to first day of employment.

•Must possess and maintain a valid California Driver’s license and a driving record that allows for operation of company vehicles.

•Must meet federal, state and local Criminal Clearance and Child Abuse Indexing requirements.

TO APPLY:

Please send your resume and employment application to hr.cal@phoenixhouse.org with Intervention Specialist in the Subject. Should you choose, please send your completed voluntary EEO/OFFCP forms found on phoenixhouse.jobs for assistance with our diversity efforts.

We at Phoenix House appreciate your interest and consideration of roles in our organization.