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The Alcohol and Drug Counselor position is open:

Alcohol and Drug Counselor

Responsibilities
This position is responsible for the day-to-day provision of treatment services and client care in the addiction treatment programs. Overall responsibilities include: Completing assessments, treatment planning, discharge planning, providing addiction and recovery centered education in both group and individual counseling settings with corresponding documentation; Communication by phone or e-mail with external agencies for client care purposes. After-hours on-call responsibilities as scheduled on a rotating basis.

Requirements
This position requires applicant to be a Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) for the counselor II. Licensed Clinical Addiction Counselor (LCAC) preferred, at least one year supervised experience in the field of Substance Abuse, a Masters degree in a related field and be a Qualified Mental Health Professional for the counselor III. Have a minimum of four years free from abuse of alcohol and other drugs. Employees must have reliable personal transportation, a valid Kansas Drivers license and proof of auto liability insurance. Physical requirements including efficient computer skills with 3-4 hours of daily data entry on the computer is necessary to complete the duties of this job. Willingness to complete further computer training to enhance ability to solve problems associated with the computer is required.

Hours
Full Time Monday-Friday 8-5, but some evening hours will be required.

To Apply:
Apply in person or submit a cover letter and resume to:
Valeo Behavioral Health Care
Human Resources
5401 SW 7th Street
Topeka, KS 66606
You can fax your cover letter/resume to 785-273-7489.
Or you can email your cover letter/resume to apply@valeotopeka.org
Valeo is an EOE
Valeo gives an incentive for Spanish speaking applicants

Contact: Randi McCurry