Experience Less Than 1 Year
Industry Behavioral Health
Qualifications Degree Bachelor
You’re a good fit for Destinations if you…
Go above and beyond
Are a person of integrity and like to take ownership
Enjoy a collaborative and dedicated work environment
Believe in providing exceptional and accessible care to clients and fellow staff
Destinations to Recovery is seeking a self-motivated Full Time, Part Time or On-Call Residential Mentor or Behavioral Health Technician who is passionate about the work we do and desires to grow with the company. This position contributes to the well-being of all residents by serving as a positive role model to their team, residents, parents and guests. The position directly supports the Program Director.
Essential Duties / Requirements:
Counselors are expected to work as a team to supervise client behavior and ensure safety at all times.
Possess extremely strong follow-up skills and administrative abilities with experience in project management and organization.
Must have strong written and verbal communication skills to be able to give directions to clients in a clear, concise and informative manner and provide accurate documentation before the end of each shift.
Be able to educate each client to the stage and point system as well as the disciplinary process.
Be able to effectively communicate with the treatment team when needed.
Must be a positive role model for clients, and demonstrate professional and caring behavior towards co-workers, clients, parents and guests.
Run weekly groups for clients, depending on license or level of clinical experience. Counselors may be expected to find alternative activities for clients when scheduled groups are cancelled, and should create group notes for all groups in the electronic medical record system.
Must familiarize themselves with the philosophy, mission, goals and objectives of the company.
Must possess a strong ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects with different due dates and timelines.
Required to have the ability to work weekends overnight shift as needed.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: From $16.00 per hour
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Professional development assistance
- Referral program
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- 8 hour shift
- Bachelor’s (Preferred)
- behavioral health: 1 year (Preferred)
- mental health and substance use treatment: 1 year (Preferred)
- youth counselor: 1 year (Preferred)
- Driver’s License (Required)
- One location