Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor - CPSAI (1511)

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Location: Multiple Counties throughout Southern New Jersey
Job Type/Status: Full Time

Position Summary:

Center For Family Services is seeking an experienced individual for the Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor or Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor within its Child Protection Substance Abuse Initiative program.  The counselor will cover seven counties throughout Southern NJ and transportation will be provided.   CPSAI's top priority is the safety and well-being of children. By treating the alcohol/drug problems of the caregivers, we help provide a more secure environment for children. The CADC/LCADC is needed to conduct assessments in the DCPP office, assists with case management, coordinate treatment with DCPP staff, and participate in getting clients into the appropriate level of care. 

 Duties and Responsibilities:

The CADC/LCADC coordinates early entry into treatment and case manages DCP&P referred clients.  This individual ensures all client information is reported to DCP&P Caseworker, coordinates required services for the Counselor Aide(s), acts as a liaison with local treatment providers, and completes filing of all necessary reports.  This individual is able to identify problems, collect data and draw conclusions as well as interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form.  The CADC/LCADC provides clients with transportation, communication, access to assessment appointments, and case management.


  • High School Diploma 
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor or Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC/LCADC)
  • Previous experience in the substance use disorder field 
  • Current driver's license with a good driving record of at least three years 

At the Center for Family Services our employees are our greatest resource and we are committed to investing in our staff. We offer a competitive benefits package as well as ongoing resources that will support staff on their personal and professional journey.*

  • Excellent paid time off (PTO) program, including vacation, sick, personal, and holiday
  • 401k Plan
  • Medical insurance plan options
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Prescription Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health & Wellness Activities
  • Ongoing Training & Professional Development Opportunities
  • Opportunity for advancement

About Employment at Center For Family Services Apply and get hired at Center For Family Services, a leader in the non-profit sector and named as a top workplace in the region since 2010. As part of our team, you will be recognized as our most valuable resource. Our staff balance best practices with personalized care. Together our team makes a positive difference in the lives of people in need. If you're interested in a rewarding career, Center For Family Services is a great place to grow as a professional. For more information about our top workplace, please visit Center For Family Services website at www.centerffs.org.

Disclaimer Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages.