PRN Residential 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?

Join the McNabb Center Team as a PRN Residential Counselor at Centerpointe today!

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

The ideal PRN Residential Counselor is responsible for implementing the daily routine of the program which includes: 

  • assisting clients in Residential and Detoxification levels of care by direct monitoring of clients
  • facilitation of educational and activity groups
  • co-facilitation of process groups
  • observation of client breaks
  • assisting with admissions and assessments when needed
  • writing daily progress notes
  • other duties as assigned by the Service Coordinator


  • This position is an as needed position.  
  • Flexibility is required.  
  • Evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays may be required.


  • An F endorsement is required in order to transport clients as necessary.


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

QUALIFICATIONS - PRN Residential Counselor


  • Must have graduated from high school with a diploma or have a GED.

Experience / Knowledge:

  • Experience in alcohol or drug facility or health related field preferred but not required.


  • Minimal exposure to biological hazards.
  • Hearing of normal to soft tones and close eye work.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, and reaching.
  • CPR and First Aid certification required.
  • Required to be certified in and adequately implement verbal de-escalation techniques.
  • Applicants should be able to exercise sound judgement under pressure.
  • Clinical staff members must possess reliable transportation, the ability to acquire an F endorsement on driver's license, and transport clients.

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, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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.