Counselor

Community Concepts | Poland, ME

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Posted Date 8/14/2018
Description

Do you like working in the fast-paced environment of a Maine high school?  Do you love working with adolescents?  We have a clinical position available for a CADC or LADC counselor to work 16 hours per week during the school year at Poland Regional High/Middle School. The counselor will conduct substance abuse screenings, assessments, treatment plans and clinical counseling in a dynamic collaborative environment. For specific information about the job, contact Christine Hufnagel at 333-6440 or chufnagel@community-concepts.org

 

Qualifications:   

The ideal candidate will have experience as a counselor utilizing motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral, brief individual counseling skills with adolescents is desired. Candidate must have a willingness to accept the challenge of human service and educational settings, working with adolescents with emerging hopes, dreams and challenges; ability to work with a minimum of supervision; keep neat, accurate records via technology and adapt to regularly evolving regulations; must have objectivity, flexibility, understanding, empathy, patience, perseverance, and highest regard for professional ethics.

 

Pre-employment SBI, DMV, DHHS, sex offender and federal debarment background checks must be completed upon offer of hire and as a condition of employment.  Must have the following:  a valid driver’s license; telephone; computer/word-processing skills, preferably Microsoft Office; ability to function autonomously and as part of a team.

 

Benefits:  Community Concepts offers a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, life, short-term disability, accident and critical illness coverage, paid time off, 12 paid holidays per year, 403(b) pension plan with agency match, and more.

 

Community Concepts, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation. Please request any necessary accommodations to participate in the application process.

Job Type
Counselor | Social Worker | Other
Job Location (County)
Androscoggin | Oxford

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