Master's Clinical Counselor (Centerpointe) Knox

Help Others, Make a Difference, Save a Life.

Do you want to make a difference in people's lives every day?
Or help people navigate the tough spots in their life?
And do it all while working where your hard work is appreciated?

You have a lot of choices in where you work…make the decision to work where you are valued!

Join the McNabb Center Team as a Master's Clinical Counselor for the Centerpointe program today!

Master's Clinical Counselor

The Master's Clinical Counselor will be responsible for facilitating and enhancing the integrated care model, discharge planning and recovery support for COD clients. 

COMPENSATION: Starting salary for this position is approximately $48,020  /yr based on relevant experience and education.

Schedule: 

  • Centerpointe is a residential program that requires staffing outside of normal business hours.  
  • Evenings, weekends, and holidays may be required.

Travel:  

  • The position requires utilizing a personal dependable vehicle to conduct Center business.  
  • Maintaining a dependable vehicle and certified driver status (F endorsement) is a condition of employment.

Equipment/Technology

  • Basic computer skills are required for time keeping, email, and documentation in the electronic medical record.  

QUALIFICATIONS - Master's Clinical Counselor

Education: 

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's Degree in Psychology, Marriage and Family therapy, Community Agency Counseling, Addictions, Psychology, Social Work , or other closely related field of study. 
  • Extensive knowledge of addiction and mental health recovery including co-occurring disorders are essential.  
  • Knowledge of 12 step programs, assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, and aftercare are also required..

Experience / Knowledge

  • Ability to demonstrate compassion, apply screening, assessment, intake and other related addiction treatment counseling skills with all populations served including criminal justice involved and potential court-ordered or high profile individuals. 
  • Extensive experience working with COD 1:1 and/or group therapy, as well as, previous experience in the addictions/mental health field is mandatory. 
  • Familiarity with motivational interviewing and stages of change, including stage-wise interventions are essential.

Physical:

  • Minimal exposure to biological hazards.
  • Hearing of normal/soft tones and close eye work.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, and reaching.
  • CPR and First Aid certification required (training provided).
  • Required to be certified in and adequately implement verbal de-escalation techniques.
  • Applicants should be able to exercise sound judgement under pressure.
  • Clinical staff may be required to get an F endorsement to transport clients as necessary.

Apply today to work where we care about you as an employee and where your hard work makes a difference!

Helen Ross McNabb Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Center provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.

Helen Ross McNabb Center conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing.  Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.