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Employment Opportunity: Peer Recovery Coach - Ashley Addiction Treatment (INOVA Alexandria Hospital)

Ashley Addiction Treatment, an accredited, non-profit and highly recognized treatment facility, is committed to making a difference in the lived of people coping with substance use disorder. In an effort to broaden the network of professionals in the field, we have an immediate opening for a Peer Recovery Coach staffed in the emergency department of INOVA Alexandria Hospital. This professional provides non-clinical services intended to aid patients in establishing recovery from persistent mental illness and/or substance use disorder and works with the assigned program’s treatment team to provide excellent peer support.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Contact us immediately about our career opportunity as positions with our treatment community are highly sought after by healthcare leaders!

Post date: 12/18/18
Deadline: 3/18/19

• High School Diploma or G.E.D. is preferred.
• The candidate must be actively engaged in his/her own recovery program with a minimum of two years demonstrated personal recovery in managing their mental illness and sustained recovery from a substance use disorder.
• Eligible for the Certification as a Peer Recovery Coach in the State of Virginia and complete training and certification within the first year of employment.

Ashley Offers a competitive salary, as well as a full benefits package for all FT positions. This includes medical, dental, vision, health reimbursement/flex spending accounts, life insurance, PTO, Holiday pay, 401k, tuition reimbursement, education discounts, and many other perks!

To Apply

Visit our website AshleyTreatment.org to apply or please contact:

Larry Dickerson – Senior Recruiter

Caitlin Burton – Associate HR Generalist

Employment Opportunity: Program Director - Indian Creek Correctional Center located (Chesapeake, VA)

Indian Creek Correctional Center located in Chesapeake, VA is one of the largest, (1,060 male beds), medium security dormitory style Therapeutic Communities in the nation. Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. is recruiting for a senior level administrator to oversee clinical and operational activities of the 12 substance use disorder treatment units that comprise the institution.

Post date: 1/15/19
Deadline: 4/15/19

 State Certification as a Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC)/CADC in the state of Virginia or similar certification recognized by the Virginia Board of Professional Counselors is required.
 Master’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, Criminal Justice, Human Services, Education or closely related field preferred.
 A minimum of 3 years of experience working in Therapeutic Community model programs is highly preferable.
 A minimum of 5 years of management experience is required.
 Corrections experience or experience directing treatment services within a secure environment is required.
 Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.


. The ideal candidate will be highly versed in Therapeutic Community programming to individuals under criminal justice supervision. Additionally, the candidate should be familiar with evidence based principles of offender rehabilitation institutional change management, be detailed oriented, and committed to the professional development of all staff. The position will oversee nearly 50 multidisciplinary staff that comprise Indian Creek Correctional Center and the Virginia Correctional Center for Women in Goochland, Virginia. The candidate will maintain a full time office onsite at Indian Creek Correctional Center and will conduct regularly scheduled visits to the Virginia Correctional Center for Women to ensure contract compliance and program fidelity.

Salary for this position is $68,000-$75,000 annually. Spectrum offers comprehensive benefits including, but not limited to: health/dental/vision/disability insurances, paid time off, 401k with company match, and tuition reimbursement/assistance. Mileage is reimbursed for travel between sites.

Employment Opportunity: Substance Abuse Counselor - BluSpring Health (Sterling, VA)

Facilitate groups for court ordered adults in need of substance abuse treatment. Must have a Virginia LPC, LMFT or LCSW license or CAADC, CADC, CSAC plus three years of experience providing substance abuse services. Must pass background check. Bilingual Spanish a plus.

Post date: 1/28/19
Deadline: 4/28/19

Job Types: Part-time.
Salary: $100 to $200.00 /daily
• Substance Abuse Counseling: 3 years (Required)
• LPC, CSAC, LMFT, LCSW (Preferred)

To Apply

Resume can be emailed to: contact@bluspringhealth.com