University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: Juneau Youth Services
Location: Juneau
Position: Chemical Dependency Counselor
Requirements: CDC Certification and/or Master's degree in psychology, social work, or related field. State and federal background check.
Summary:

We are seeking a full-time or part-time certified Chemical Dependency Counselor to provide assessments and intervention services to youth with substance use disorders, and dually-diagnosed substance use and mental health disorders.

The position ensures that services in the client treatment plan are implemented in accordance with best practices and in compliance with documentation requirements. The position coordinate with multiple staff as well as external agencies. Candidates should demonstrate awareness and application of: developmental theory, family dynamics, substance abuse/mental health, and behavioral principles.

Preference will be given to licensed and license-eligible candidates. Clearance of state and federal background check is required. 

Visit the Juneau Youth Services website to download an application, or pick up an application at 2075 Jordan Avenue.

Contact: Human Resources
Contact at: 907-523-6502
Fax: 907-789-7655
jobs@jys.org
Closing Date: Open until filled