Float Counselor

Mayo Clinic Mankato, MN







Fountain Centers

Position description

Provides professional counseling services to assigned patients and family members. This position will be covering the Rochester, Mankato, and Albert Lea locations.


Bachelor degree in alcohol and drug studies or related field. Counselors must meet training, experience, and continuing education requirements necessary for the patient population for which services are provided. Counselors providing adolescent services and family counselors must meet training requirements or training will be provided. Must document two years of freedom from chemical abuse problems. Must be at least 21 years old. 1 to 3 years' experience providing counseling services to patients preferred.

Additional qualifications

Preferred: Master's degree in counseling-related field.

Preferred: Treatment philosophy consistent with Fountain Centers philosophy. Knowledge of chemical dependency and 12 Step recovery philosophy.

License or certification

Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) or Licensed Social Worker (LSW) with current licensure with Minnesota Board of Social Work with additional alcohol and drug related state requirements, or exempt status in accordance with Minnesota. Current CPR f

Exemption status


Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $20.54 per hour.

Benefits eligible



Full Time

Hours / Pay period


Schedule details

Varying schedule covering PTO for primary counselors in Outpatient and Residential. 40 hours weekly guaranteed.

Weekend schedule

No weekend schedule

Site description

Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.


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Gloria Yarwood

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).