Counselor (up to $5000 sign on bonus)

Lafayette, IN
Full-time


Who We Are:

Valley Oaks Health is a local community mental health center that is searching for applicants to join our ever growing team. Our mission is to provide quality behavioral health and addiction care based on the needs of the communities we serve. During our nearly eight decades of service, the organization has helped innumerable people and their families identify their greatest challenges, and then develop the skills and knowledge needed to overcome those challenges.

Position:

This position provides training in social work, psychology or education and clinical skill and experience to assess, plan, develop, coordinate, and provide substance abuse treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to program clients with severe and disabling mental illnesses under the clinical supervision of the team leader. Some tasks may include:

•Provide direct clinical substance abuse treatment to clients on an individual, group, and family basis in the office and the community settings.

•Conduct comprehensive chemical dependency evaluations and biopsychosocial assessments, including diagnostic impressions and treatment recommendations.

•Provide clinical consultation to staff related to substance abuse and treatment.

•Provide case management and assessment information.

Who We Need:

•A Master’s degree in a mental health profession from an accredited university.

•Must be licensed or eligible for licensure as a Licensed Clinical Addictions Counselor (LCAC) by the Health Professions Bureau. LMHC, LCSW, or LMFT licensure may substitute for a LCAC if applicant demonstrates competencies with the addiction population.

•Able to achieve and maintain the required competencies or privileges at Valley Oaks Health

•Valid Indiana Driver’s License and proof of automobile insurance, as applicable

What We Offer:

Valley Oaks Health offers competitive pay, bachelor and master degree tuition reimbursement, supportive work environment, flexible work schedule, training in evidenced-based practices and opportunities for growth. A full benefits package: paid time off; medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; employer-sponsored 401(k); and mileage and cell phone reimbursement. This full-time position consists of a 40 hour work week with a bi-weekly pay schedule.

For additional information, please check our web site: www.startatvalley.org or for more information about Valley Oaks, please check Valleyoaks.org.

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