- Full Time
About Us: 12 & 12, Inc. is the largest Comprehensive Community Addiction Recovery Center (CCARC) in the state. It offers adults suffering from the brain disease of addiction or co-existing mental health and substance use disorders life-saving recovery tools to support their ability to achieve individualized recoveries. 12&12, Inc.
This position is primarily responsible for accounting for all clients on the unit while maintaining unit security and assisting in basic crisis intervention.
Primary Essential Responsibilities:
Assist and conduct intake, admission, and discharge procedures
Maintain unit security and assist in basic crisis intervention
Facilitate groups as assigned
Orient new clients to unit and to the guidelines of the facility
Perform timely room checks
Perform hourly bed checks through night
Maintain an accurate “Shift Log” documenting the day’s events
Assist in client drug testing and documentation (collection of urine specimens and conducting breathalyzer tests)
Monitor and document unusual client behavior and notify counselors of concerns
Transport clients as needed on medical, dental, and recreational outings
Maintain client charts
Account for all client charts on unit
Build and break down charts as needed
Pick up and distribute client paperwork
Attend staffing for unit
Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications & Requirements:
Knowledge of the problems of alcoholism/addiction, co-occurring disorders and their effect on the individual and their family; individual and group behavior; the impact on health, economic, and social issues; community resources available to persons experiencing alcohol/drug related problems; and the short- and long-term effects of alcohol/drug dependency.
Skill in interviewing techniques and crisis intervention; establishing and maintaining working relationships with others; and interacting with chemically dependent persons in a way that elicits their confidence, respect, and responsibility. Must have basic computer skills.
A valid Oklahoma driver’s license is required.
Must be able to negotiate stairs and lift up to 50 pounds.
Education and Experience:
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
At least one (1) year of experience in counseling or working with alcoholics/addicts in a recognized treatment, rehabilitation, or counseling program; or a combination of education and experience. Two (2) years employment in the drug and alcohol field preferred.
Salary & Benefits
Great work/life balance
PTO benefits- paid holidays, vacation, sick and floating holidays
Health Insurance Benefits – Medical, Life, Dental, Vision
401K retirement benefits with 4% matching.
12 & 12 provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $11.00 /hour
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