Title: Chemical Dependency Counselor II
Rate of Pay: $19.98 / hourly
Department: Behavioral Health
Job Status: Full Time
This position functions within the Department of Behavioral Health to provide counseling and education to individuals who participate in the Intensive Residential Drug and Alcohol Treatment services. Baseline Qualification Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent
Bachelor degree in a relative field (or higher degree) may be submitted for consideration as a substitute for one year of the three years of required experience.
Training: A minimum of 270 approved contact-training hours addressing knowledge and skills listed in the counselor competency (OR) a combination of trainings and educational credits addressing the counselor competency requirement which can be evaluated for approval by the state commission.
- Three years full time work experience with increasingly specialized experience in chemical dependency treatment.
- 300 hours of Supervised Practicum.
- Current Chemical Dependency Counselor II certification by the State of Alaska or in a state, which has reciprocity with Alaska. This certification requires specialized training and experience in chemical dependency.
Other: Specify any desirable or additional qualifications beyond the baseline qualification requirements:
-Must be 21 years of age.
-Valid State of Alaska Driver’s License or can be obtained within 6 months of hire.
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