FT Overnight Treatment Specialist 1 - Adolescent Unit

Job Title: FT Overnight Treatment Specialist 1 - Adolescent Unit
Posted: Nov 19, 2021
Type: Full-time

Job Description

This position is scheduled Monday-Thursday 10p-8:30a.
Job Summary:              The purpose of this position is to assist the clinical counseling staff and medical staff with providing addiction rehabilitation services to individuals with substance use issues and their families/concerned persons.
The employee in this position will be an enthusiastic, detail-oriented team and individual contributor with a strong passion for learning who is able to excel with minimal supervision.  In addition to possessing excellent verbal and written communication skills, the employee should have excellent listening comprehension, including the ability to understand complex written and verbal instruction.  Because of the nature of the information with which the employee will be working, this position requires a high degree of confidentiality. Clearly understanding the agency mission, goals, and direction as set by the Board of Directors is essential. Developing a clear understanding of the agency philosophy and the directions of the individual’s supervisor and supporting his/her direction is required.  The employee must function well in a sometimes stressful work environment where critical management decisions are made on an ongoing basis and be able to interact in this intense environment in a courteous and professional manner with tact and poise.  The employee will need to perform a variety of important sometimes urgent, confidential and complex tasks with constantly changing priorities. 
Client services -                                                                                                                      
  • May assist clients in completion of necessary assessment forms/documents as needed.
  • Orients clients to program services.
  • Provides oversight and monitoring of clients’ whereabouts and behaviors.
  • Offers clients feedback and support
  • Reports client issues to staff.
  • Assists with light housekeeping duties, including shredding, trash, vacuuming, dusting, mopping, and other areas as assigned.
  • Answers the phone and forwards calls as needed.
  • Assist with transportation of clients to scheduled appointments, planned activities, or as directed by the supervisor.
  • Assists with searching client belongings.
  • Assists with rounds of the facility.
  • Assists with follow up surveys and entering data.

Skills & Experience

Education and/or experience -
  • Holder of a High School or General Equivalency Diploma (GED).
  • Holder of Medication Management Certification or ability to obtain certification within 90 days of employment.
  • A valid driver’s license and proof of automobile insurance is required
Language abilities -
  • Ability to communicate effectively, regularly, and fluently in English; bilingual (English/Spanish) abilities are preferred but not required.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals,
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence, and
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of clients or agency employees.

Community and Family Resources offers a comprehensive benefit package, including medical, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending accounts, IPERS, paid training, 9 paid holidays, tuition assistance, and generous paid time off (4 weeks in the first year). Qualified candidates should send a resume with cover letter to: AshleyT@cfrhelps. org, fax to 515-955-7628, or download an application from our website at www.cfrhelps.org.
CFR is a nicotine free employer.


Additional Information

Posted: Nov 19, 2021
Education: High School or equivalent
Schedule: Night Shift
Type: Full-time