Industry Substance use disorder treatment
POSITION TITLE: SUD Navigator- Youth Program
DEPARTMENT: Recovery and Wellness- Contra Costa
REPORTS TO: Contra Costa Program Supervisor
FLSA STATUS: 1.0 FTE, Non-Exempt, Union Position
COMPENSATION: Non- Certified $21.89/hour or $22.51/hour (Bilingual
Differential) Certified $24.38/hour or $25.00 (Bilingual
We have an exciting full-time opportunity for a well-qualified Substance Use Navigator in the Contra Costa Youth Program. This program provides outreach and substance use counseling services to adolescents in the Richmond and Concord areas of Contra Costa County.
Contra Costa Youth Program is an adolescent substance use and addiction treatment program that conducts outreach to the local area to inform other service providers, schools, social service organizations, and community members about the availability of these services, with a focus on services for individuals who are Spanish-speaking and/or Latinx; the program also provides intake and assessment, individual, group and family counseling, information and referrals, to youth between the ages of 12 and 18 years of age. The goal of the program is to reduce the likelihood of alcoholism and drug abuse by youth and to assist them in becoming an established and integral part of the community both through direct service and increasing awareness of the available support among key community members and organizations.