Addiction Counselor III - Schsc (00004305/65-00-2409)

State of North Dakota Jamestown, ND
Summary of Work

Working in collaboration with the Behavioral Health Clinical Director, the Addiction Counselor III will perform a broad range of professional work related to addiction and behavioral health programming at South Central Human Service Center. The Addiction Counselor III position will be essential in the following efforts:

* Provide feedback and input to the Clinical Director on performance evaluations of behavioral health staff;

* Provide consultation and advice to staff and community partners;

* Public education;

* Problem and/or conflict resolution;

* Cooperatively evaluate information to determine compliance with applicable standards, policies, and procedures;

* Provision of direct treatment services to behavioral health clients;

* Think creatively in helping to shape and support a recovery management system of care, in addition to other innovative treatment applications, ideas and relationships.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a current licensure as an Addiction Counselor by the North Dakota Board of Addiction Counseling Examiners (NDBACE) and three years of Licensed Addiction Counseling experience. Also requires certification as a Clinical Supervisor by the NDBACE. A master's degree may substitute for one year of the experience requirement.

Application Procedures

* Please provide details in the employment history sections of the application form on how your education, experience and skills will qualify you for this position. Supplemental information such as a cover letter and resume may be included, but the initial review and score will be based on the information provided in your online application.

* Please fill in all information requested on the application form, such as dates of employment, hours worked per week, credits earned, etc. INCOMPLETE SECTIONS WILL NOT BE GIVEN CREDIT.

* The Department's Human Resource Division staff will score applications against the minimum qualifications and preferences listed on the job announcement and qualifying military service. After the scoring is completed, a certified list of eligible candidates and the applications will be forwarded to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview, based on the final scores.

* The Department of Human Services does not offer or provide sponsorships. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

* All application material must be received on the closing date by 11:59 pm or before the closing date.

* A copy of your qualifying degrees transcript and any applicable certifications or licensures must be provided at the time of an interview.

For more information or if you need an accommodation, Please Contact: Stacey Hunt

Employing Unit: South Central Human Service Center - Jamestown

Telephone Number: 701-253-6334

TTY Number: ND Relay Service 1-800-366-6888 (text); 1-800-366-6889 (voice)

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with the Application Process or uploading attachments , please contact or (701)328-3290.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.

As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. ยง 23-12-10.