The Salvation Army

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Counselor

Counselor

Job ID 
2016-2571
Job Locations 
US-NY-New York
Category 
Social Work
Compensation 
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Compensation Min 
Compensation Max 
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center is seeking a Counselor to conduct counseling sessions and work cooperatively with Program Staff to provide a caring, respectful atmosphere to those seeking help.

 

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Responsibilities

The Counselor will meet with a caseload of individuals for biweekly scheduled appointments and provide crisis counseling as necessary.  The Counselor will also conduct weekly counseling, education, and/or Bible/prayer groups, record and submit statistical information, assist with intake as required, administer compliance screening for prohibited substances, and attend staff meetings, retreats, conferences, and other Salvation Army events as assigned.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have and Associate’s degree in counseling or related field, have working knowledge of issues such as substance abuse, homelessness, displacement, etc., and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.  This position requires flexibility in work schedule to include evenings and occasional weekend time.