JOB TITLE: Substance abuse Specialist (ACT Team Member)
REPORTS TO: Team Leader
DEPARTMENT: Clinical Services
CLASSIFICATION: Non Exempt
HOURS: 35 hours per week
Master’s degree or higher in social work, psychology, rehabilitation counseling (if rehabilitation counselor, C.R.C. preferred) and/or CASAC. A valid and clean NY State driver license. Minimum 1 years of experience in a treatment or rehabilitation setting. Fingerprinting, criminal record check, approval from NYS Office of Mental Health.
Provide direct services with a focus on substance abuse recovery and harm reduction on a mobile, multi-disciplinary treatment team for persons with severe and persistent mental illness.