Addiction Counsellor
Addiction Recovery Network
King City, ON

Addiction Recovery Network is a North American Addiction Recovery organization that was designed to help those affected by addiction and in need of quality private Drug Rehab services. We have amassed years of experience in evidence based Addiction Treatment experience to design some of the best solutions for the recovery from the devastation of addictions. At Addiction Recovery Network we know that addiction and alcoholism are the symptoms of underlying mental conditions brought about by concurrent disorders. Like all other mental disorders, they require the assistance of a specially trained team of medical and therapeutic professionals. Our primary purpose is for our clients to feel that we are here to help, to answer their questions, to make information available, and most importantly, to ensure that only the best Addiction treatment is available for them. We are dedicated to saving lives from the devastation of addiction and will go to any lengths to do so.

We are seeking a highly motivated Addiction Counselor to join our Residential Services Mental Health Facility team located in King City, ON.

The work schedule is evenings (3 to 11 pm) shifts with some weekends (Saturday and Sunday) with the possibility of having more hours as relieve staff if desired.

The Counselor will:

  • Provide high-quality, professional, unbiased care to clients
  • Help with new intakes and continuing care of other clients present and past
  • Provides safe and informed Addiction Counseling and care.
  • Provides group clinicals and various group counseling sessions
  • Assess each client on an ongoing basis and report to primary psychotherapists
  • Collaborate with a multi disciplinary care team to follow best course of treatment
  • Safely provides knowledge based care when supporting clients with recovery

Requirements:

  • Credentials including diploma and or degree in Addictions or related field
  • Previous Addiction counseling experience (some new certified counselors accepted)
  • Current Standard First Aid & CPR an asset
  • Previous addiction centre experience a bonus

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour