Counselor Aide - Part Time - CPSAI, Atlantic County NJ

***500 Sign on Bonus***  Center for Family Services is offering all new hires a $500 bonus!   The bonus will be paid in two installments.  The signing bonus is taxable, and all regular payroll taxes will be withheld.

About CPSAI (Child Protection Substance Abuse Initiative:

Our Child Protection Substance Abuse Initiative'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 program is a collaboration between Center For Family Services and DCP&P. Our certified alcohol and drug counselors conduct evaluations on parents and caregivers who are suspected of having substance abuse problems and when necessary make treatment referrals for them. Aides provide clients with transportation, communication access to assessment appointments, and case management.

Summary:

We are looking for a responsible and organized individual to fill the Part Time Counselor Aide position in the CPSAI (Child Protection Substance Abuse Initiative) Program. The primary concern of the CPSAI Program 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.

Location: Atlantic County, NJ

Duties and Responsibilities:

A Counselor Aide is needed to transport clients to and from appointments at DCPP Office and first treatment appointments. The Counselor Aid will also assist CADC with case management and perform the clerical aspects of the job. Must have a great driving record of at least 3 years. Schedule is Mon - Fri 9am- 4:30pm.

CPSAI is a collaboration between CFS and the Division of Youth and Family Services. Our certified alcohol and drug counselors are located in county DYFS offices across Southern New Jersey. These counselors conduct evaluations on parents and caregivers who are suspected of having substance abuse problems and when necessary makes treatment referrals for them.

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent

  • Previous experience in Substance Use Disorder treatment

  • Current driver's license with a good driving record of at least three years

  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration

  •  All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks

All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. 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. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.