- MA DOC - Expansion
- Bridgewater, MA, USA
- Full Time
Spectrum offers a wide range of benefits including health/dental/vision/voluntary insurances, company-paid life insurance, FSA, a generous paid time off policy, 401k with company match & tuition reimbursement!
In 1993, Spectrum established its Correctional Treatment Division to provide specialized treatment to offenders with a history of chronic substance abuse and criminal behavior. Using a cognitive-behavioral skill building and therapeutic community approach, Spectrum's correctional treatment programs teach participants practical ways to achieve a law abiding life, free from drugs and crime. Today, Spectrum provides a range of services to more than 6,500 criminal offenders each day, in community-based settings and correctional institutions throughout Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Georgia, Tennessee, and Virginia.
The Substance Abuse Counselor provides counseling services to offenders in the outpatient program. Works closely with the Massachusetts Department of Corrections (MADOC) staff to coordinate all program services and provide information for case management/records management.
These positions is located at Old Colony Correctional Center. Schedule for this position is Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm. Wednesdays are a 10:00am-6:00pm shift.
- BA/MA in Human Services, Psychology Education, Counseling or closely related field preferred; experience may be substituted for educational preferences.
- Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) or Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) preferred.
- Corrections experience or experience working in a secure environment preferred. Basic computer skills preferred (ie: Word, Excel, Outlook, etc...)