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DRUG AND ALCOHOL COUNSELORS (SANTA ROSA, CA)

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is currently recruiting for multiple Counselors positions. Bilingual applicants are strongly encouraged to apply. Our current positions include:

  • Full Time Counselor at our Turning Point Residential Program
  • Full Time Counselor at our Redwood Empire Addictions Program
  • Part Time Bilingual Counselor at our Drug Court Program

Counselors assist participants in evaluating needs, develop an individual treatment plan and participate in case management

Qualifications:

  • Alcohol and Drug Certification (California State Approved)
  • Training and work experience should clearly demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of individuals, including adolescents and their families
  • Experience delivering evidence-based practices.
  • Ability to pass a criminal justice screening process (live-scan)s
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and have a clean driving record
  • Knowledge of addiction, case management, crisis intervention, client centered counseling and group facilitation
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) speaking individuals are encouraged to apply!

Center Point DAAC is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, bilingual and bi-cultural applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

 


 

CLIENT SUPPORT SPECIALIST (SANTA ROSA, CA)

 

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is currently recruiting for a full time Client Support Specialist.

 

Qualifications

  • Alcohol and Drug Certification or Registration (California State Approved)
  • Must have knowledge of community resources and the ability to navigate through governmental benefits enrollment and other community support systems
  • Must have data entry experience
  • Must have California Driver's License with proof of insurance
  • Professionalism, punctuality, flexibility and reliability
  • Integrity to handle sensitive information in a confidential manner
  • Good verbal, written and interpersonal skills

Job Responsibilities

  • Conducts case management activities and services with the multi-disciplinary team
  • Provides information and referrals to community partners and other treatment providers
  • Participate in the coordination of referrals to mental health, primary care, and social services
  • Provide orientation to medication assisted treatment program goals and expectations
  • Ensures that basic needs are met, including clothing, hygiene products, navigation assistance for insurance and other benefits and obtaining identification documents, etc
  • Advocates for and acts as liaison to other community based providers and resources and other benefits, housing, vocation training, and employment opportunities
  • Tracks program admissions and discharges
  • Reviews participant data for Quality Assurance
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Center Point DAAC is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, bilingual and bi-cultural applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

 


 

ASSESSMENT SPECIALIST (SANTA ROSA, CA)

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is currently recruiting for a full time Assessment Specialist. 

Qualifications:

  • Alcohol and Drug Certification (California State Approved)
  • Three years of program and case management with two years in a supervisory roll
  • Knowledge of drug and alcohol addiction, and the effects of the associated stigma, trauma, STD’s, HIV/AIDS, and other collateral issues
  • Ability to do data entry into various electronic systems
  • Professionalism, punctuality, flexibility and reliability
  • Good verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Strong problem solving skills

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conducts comprehensive screenings and assessments to determine program eligibility
  • Participates in the supervision of the team and provides training on evidence based practices and strategies
  • Conducts outreach with referring agencies, outreach groups, advisory groups and members of various at risk communities
  • Coordinates with medical service providers to ensure clients receive all required medical care
  • Coordinates with mental health service providers to ensure all necessary care and medication is provided Other duties as assigned

Center Point DAAC is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, bilingual and bi-cultural applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

 


 

FULL CHARGE BOOKKEEPER (SAN RAFAEL, CA)

Center Point Inc. is seeking an experienced full charge bookkeeper for the agency. Center Point was founded in 1969 by recovering individuals seeking to create a support network to help themselves and others in recovery. The agency was incorporated in 1971 and today offers a range of health and social services to individuals and families across the States of California, and Texas.

Center Point's mission is to provide comprehensive social, educational, vocational, medical, psychological, housing and rehabilitation services to combat social problems such as substance abuse, poverty, unemployment and homelessness.

Under the direction of the Controller, this position is responsible for general accounting tasks including preparing bank reconciliations for the agency and assisting with processing payroll and benefits payments, analyzing accounts and assisting in the preparation of monthly financial statements and monthly billings to funding sources. The Bookkeeper also prepares reports and analysis on a variety of transactions as required by the agency.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Summarize details in separate ledgers or computer files and transfer data to general ledger.
  • Reconcile and balances accounts.
  • Compiles reports to show statistics, such as cash receipts and expenditures, and other items pertinent to the operation of agency business.
  • Maintain agency financial records and files.
  • Submit wage and hour information to payroll services and review paychecks to ensure wages and deductions are correct.
  • Generate electronic spreadsheet reports as requested.
  • Maintains cash receipts.
  • Maintain equipment inventory and maintenance agreements.
  • Prepares bank reconciliations.
  • Assists agency staff and operations as requested.
  • Interacts with diverse staff in a culturally sensitive manner.
  • Performs other duties as directed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of basic accounting and bookkeeping
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment
  • Ability to manage several complex projects simultaneously
  • High level of computer skills including use of Microsoft Office and Accounting software
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly effective organization and follow up habits

Minimum Qualifications

A four year degree in accounting or related field from an accredited college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Prior experience working for a non-profit agency is essential. Knowledge of accounting software and electronic spreadsheets required.

Experience:

  • Bookkeeping: 3 years (Required)
  • Accounting: 5 years (Required)

 


 

CLIENT SUPPORT STAFF - METHADONE MAINTENANCE AND DETOXIFICATION PROGRAM (SANTA ROSA, CA)

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is seeking a Part-time Week-end Clinic Support Staff in the Methadone Maintenance & Detoxification Treatment Program. This part time position is on Saturdays & Sundays from 7:00am to 10:30am.

Clinic Support Staff triages all clients who come to the clinic. Assists in maintaining the safety and security of the clinic. Monitors reception area and observes universal precautions at all times.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • Distributes patient dosing cards and/or computerized IDs and care plans.
  • Conducts breathalyzer tests as needed.
  • Answers telephones and refers incoming calls appropriately.
  • Provides supervised urinalysis testing to clients to ensure compliance with all procedural guidelines.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Good communication skills.
  • Basic knowledge of narcotics and their effects.
  • Ability to handle crisis situations.
  • No criminal charges pending.

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is an equal opportunity employer.

 


 

DRUG AND ALCOHOL COUNSELOR (SAN RAFAEL, CA)

Counselors: Non-profit social service agency, in San Rafael, seeks certified and experienced substance abuse counselors to conduct screening and assessments; provide individual and group counseling; develop treatment plans; create and maintain client charts in compliance with regulatory agencies and funder; facilitate relapse prevention and continuing care services; and provide follow-up and aftercare counseling and case management in residential and out-patient settings. It is mandatory that counselors are certified by a State of California Accredited Institution. Currently looking at residential and outpatient programs for both men's and women's settings. The schedule could require weekends/evenings so must be flexible. There are openings for dayevening, and nighttime shifts. Prior experience working with clients in a substance abuse treatment program is required. Positions are currently available in Marin County. The requirements for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Substance Abuse or Mental Health or License Counseling Certification from a State of California Accredited Institution; MFT, RAS, CAS, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience providing substance abuse treatment services with criminal justice populations (state parole and probation) is required;
  • Experience with evidence-based substance abuse treatment models and an understanding of treatment modalities is expected;
  • Knowledge of community resources and services is preferred;
  • Must be able to pass and maintain a criminal justice security clearance;
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and have a clean driving record.

- To be considered for a Drug and Alcohol Counselor Position you must be certified by or at least register with one of the following entities (being register for school only does not count):

  • Addiction Counselor Certification Board of California Affiliated with California Association for Alcohol/Drug Educators (CAADE) Accredited Program – Certified Addiction Treatment Counselor
  • California Association of DUI Treatment Programs (CADTP) Accredited Program – Certified Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $21.00 to $22.00 /hour

 

Please respond via email or fax resume, supporting documents and transcripts or certification to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 415-492-8844.

 


 

ENTRY AND JOURNEY LEVEL COUNSELORS (SOLANO, CA)

Center Point Inc. is in the process of recruiting staff for Men’s In-Prison Rehabilitation Program operating within the Solano area, we are currently recruiting experienced and qualified staff for a variety of positions.

Working under the direction and supervision of the Program Director we are seeking applications for the following positions.

  • Certified AoD Counselors – Journey & Entry Level

All members of the treatment team need to have experience with Substance Use Disorder Treatment (SUDT), delivered using evidence-based approaches. The treatment program is designed with a focus on Substance Abuse Treatment, Anger Management, Criminal Thinking and family reunification. All members of the treatment team will be involved in caseload management, with most staff also being involved in group interventions and/or education.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain CDCR clearance.
  • Journey Level: One year experience providing SUDT services to offender population.
  • Certified AoD Counselors: (High school diploma or equivalent, plus Certified as an AoD Counselor (recognized by DHCS) minimum of one year experience in providing Substance Abuse Services.

Highly Desirable:

  • Experience in working in an in-custody treatment setting
  • Experience with a male criminal justice population
  • Experience in implementing evidence-based practices
  • Experience in working with co-occurring conditions

Job Type: Full-time

Please respond via email or fax resume, supporting documents and transcripts or certification to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 415-492-8844.

 


 

JOURNEY & ENTRY LEVEL COUNSELOR (SAN QUENTIN, CA)

Center Point Inc. is in the process of recruiting staff for Men’s In-Prison Rehabilitation Program operating within the San Quentin area, we are currently recruiting experienced and qualified staff for a variety of positions.

Working under the direction and supervision of the Program Director we are seeking applications for the following positions.

  • Certified AoD Counselors – Journey & Entry Level

All members of the treatment team need to have experience with Substance Use Disorder Treatment (SUDT), delivered using evidence-based approaches. The treatment program is designed with a focus on Substance Abuse Treatment, Anger Management, Criminal Thinking and family reunification. All members of the treatment team will be involved in caseload management, with most staff also being involved in group interventions and/or education.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain CDCR clearance.
  • Journey Level: One year experience providing SUDT services to offender population.
  • Certified AoD Counselors: (High school diploma or equivalent, plus Certified as an AoD Counselor (recognized by DHCS) minimum of one year experience in providing Substance Abuse Services.

Highly Desirable:

  • Experience in working in an in-custody treatment setting
  • Experience with a male criminal justice population
  • Experience in implementing evidence-based practices
  • Experience in working with co-occurring conditions

Job Type: Full-time

 

Please respond via email or fax resume, supporting documents and transcripts or certification to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 415-492-8844.

 


  

SACRAMENTO

 


 JOURNEY & ENTRY LEVEL COUNSELOR (SACRAMENTO, CA)

SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT Positions

Center Point Inc. is in the process of recruiting staff for Men’s In-Prison Rehabilitation Program operating within the Sacramento area, we are currently recruiting experienced and qualified staff for a variety of positions.

Working under the direction and supervision of the Program Director we are seeking applications for the following positions.

  • Certified AoD Counselors – Journey & Entry Level

All members of the treatment team need to have experience with Substance Use Disorder Treatment (SUDT), delivered using evidence-based approaches. The treatment program is designed with a focus on Substance Abuse Treatment, Anger Management, Criminal Thinking and family reunification. All members of the treatment team will be involved in caseload management, with most staff also being involved in group interventions and/or education.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain CDCR clearance.
  • Journey Level: One year experience providing SUDT services to offender population.

 

  • Certified AoD Counselors: (High school diploma or equivalent, plus Certified as an AoD Counselor (recognized by DHCS) minimum of one year experience in providing Substance Abuse Services.

 

Highly Desirable:

  • Experience in working in an in-custody treatment setting
  • Experience with a male criminal justice population
  • Experience in implementing evidence-based practices
  • Experience in working with co-occurring conditions

  Please respond via email or fax resume, supporting documents and transcripts or certification to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 415-492-8844.

 


 

  EAST BAY

 


 CASE MANAGERS (EAST BAY, CA)

Non-profit social service agency seeks qualified Case Managers. Case Managers assist Addiction Treatment Counselors in the provision of services to Center Point clients. Positions are available throughout the East Bay Area.

Responsibilities/Duties:

      • Conduct screening and assessments
      • Make referrals for placement in various modalities of substance abuse treatment and provide follow-up services
      • Including coordinating community services, developing employment and housing resources
      • Maintaining participant files and documentation of services
      • Collecting and analyzing participant data
      • Conducting monitoring and case management visits with treatment providers and criminal justice agents
      • Engaging in ongoing communication with program participants, treatment staff, and parole agents of record

The requirements for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

      • Possess a current Substance Abuse Counseling Certification from a State of California Accredited Institution, in lieu of certification be registered with a test date within 18 months of hire;
      • Three years of experience working with substance abuse and criminal justice populations (state parole and probation) in a treatment or case management environment is necessary;
      • Experience with substance abuse treatment models and an understanding of treatment modalities is expected;
      • Knowledge of community resources and services is preferred;
      • Pass and maintain California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation security clearance
      • Must possess a valid driver's license and have a clean driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:

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Interested applicants should submit their cover letter and resume to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  via a Word Document or PDF attachment. Applicants without detailed cover letters, resumes or required experience will not be contacted. Please ensure that you include the specific position for which you are applying and location.

 


 

 CBT FACILITATOR (OAKLAND, CA)

 

Under the direction of the Casework Supervisor, the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Facilitator provides evidence based CBT programs and other life-skills programs to parolee participants in group and individual meetings, classes and workshops. CBT Facilitators conduct groups and other therapeutic practices with fidelity to the curriculum. CBT Facilitators are required to model the values of Center Point, Inc. as contained in the Center Point Concepts and are also required to uphold Center Point's philosophy and standards of care. CBT Facilitators provide program security, monitor client behavior, facilitate group counseling activities, and provide educational and community service activities to the clients. CBT Facilitators also engage in program activities such as urine collection, facility maintenance, and program outreach.

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES:

The following responsibilities and duties are general in nature and are intended to define a framework of job responsibilities and duties for the employee. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be done by the employee. All Center Point employees are required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his/her supervisor. All Center Point employees are responsible to carry out assignments in a professional manner including thoroughness and timeliness.

Primary Duties

  • Model Center Point Concepts and appropriate pro-social conduct.
  • Facilitate various CBT curriculum and leads group and individual life skills and educational sessions and activities as assigned.
  • Participates in the evaluation of parolee participant progress and makes recommendations for participant advancement in the Phase system.
  • Under the supervision of the Casework Supervisor, administers client centered interventions and helps resolve client difficulties and barriers to progress. Establish trusting relationships with clients.
  • Interact with diverse client population in a culturally sensitive manner.
  • Maintain group and individual session notes and prepare participant chart documentation as necessary. Detail major activities in daily shift log.
  • Conducts hourly fire and security rounds.
  • Performs client outreach.
  • Collect urine samples for anti-drug testing.
  • Coordinates weekly urinalyses schedule as directed by the Casework Supervisor.
  • Supervise participant activities, conduct and behavior, including facility and community chores and adherence to rules, policies, and procedures.
  • Provide information about the program to the public.
  • Works with and monitors parolee participants during community service and volunteer activities.
  • Inspect facilities for maintenance needs and perform same.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Standards

  • Actively monitors clients, floor coverage, rules and program structure/facilitates daily treatment activities.
  • Maintains safety and security of clients and cleanliness of facility.
  • Maintains client charts to Center Point and CDCRIOOS standards.
  • Punctual and dependable/timely and accurate completion of all charting and log requirements.
  • Functions as a role model for Center Point concepts/philosophy/maintains standards of quality.
  • Provides sound clinical interventions/provides appropriate case management/creates sanctuary/ maintains confidentiality.
  • Seeks supervision/responds to supervision/briefs supervisor/seeks to further knowledge through reading, probing, and on the job training/attends all training sessions.
  • Productive and cooperative/responds to the needs of the clients without self interest/does not change program structure, rules, philosophy based on personal bias or ego.
  • Shows initiative and is a pro-active member of the team/adequately prepares for groups, staff meetings, clinical reviews/facilitates curriculum with fidelity to the model.
  • Performs above standard without continual reminders by supervisor.
  • Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a CDCR security clearance.
  • DV Certification (a plus)

Agency offers a range of benefits and a competitive salary.

Job Type: Full-time

 

Please respond via email or fax resume, supporting documents and transcripts or certification to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 415-492-8844.


 

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

 

JOURNEY & ENTRY LEVEL COUNSELOR (AVENAL, CA)

Center Point Inc. is in the process of recruiting staff for Men’s In-Prison Rehabilitation Program operating within the Avenal area, we are currently recruiting experienced and qualified staff for a variety of positions.

Working under the direction and supervision of the Program Director we are seeking applications for the following positions.

Certified AoD Counselors – Journey & Entry Level

All members of the treatment team need to have experience with Substance Use Disorder Treatment (SUDT), delivered using evidence-based approaches. The treatment program is designed with a focus on Substance Abuse Treatment, Anger Management, Criminal Thinking and family reunification. All members of the treatment team will be involved in caseload management, with most staff also being involved in group interventions and/or education.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain CDCR clearance.
  • Journey Level: One year experience providing SUDT services to offender population.
  • Certified AoD Counselors: (High school diploma or equivalent, plus Certified as an AoD Counselor (recognized by DHCS) minimum of one year experience in providing Substance Abuse Services.

Highly Desirable:

  • Experience in working in an in-custody treatment setting
  • Experience with a male criminal justice population
  • Experience in implementing evidence-based practices
  • Experience in working with co-occurring conditions

To be considered for a Drug and Alcohol Counselor Position you must be certified by or at least register with one of the following entities (being register for school only does not count):

  • Addiction Counselor Certification Board of California
  • Affiliated with California Association for Alcohol/Drug Educators (CAADE)
  • Accredited Program – Certified Addiction Treatment Counselor
  • California Association of DUI Treatment Programs (CADTP)
  • Accredited Program – Certified Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor

 

Job Type: Full-time

Please respond via email or fax resume, supporting documents and transcripts or certification to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 415-492-8844.

 


 

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