MadisonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Madison jobs

UJIMA Addictions Specialist (200304)

Company: The Journey Mental Health Center
Location: Madison
Posted on: November 21, 2020

Job Description:

Job Description Employment Term: Regular Employment Type: Full Time Hours Per Week: 40 Work Hours (i.e. shift): Generally First Shift Starting Salary Range: $33,632 - $49,240 p/yr Salary/Benefit Notes: Generous Paid Time Off! Required Education: Bachelor's Degree Required Experience: Open Required Security Clearance: None POSITION OVERVIEW We have an opening for a UJIMA Addictions Specialist in our UJIMA program! The UJIMA Addictions Specialist (CSI) position is responsible for providing a wide array of culturally sensitive, recovery oriented, trauma sensitive, direct clinical services provided in conjunction with other staff. Services provided by this position may include assessment, treatment planning, referrals and case management. The services provided by the UJIMA Addictions Specialist include individual, family, and group counseling specific to substance use disorder within a culturally specific framework serving African-American families. The Addictions Specialist will also complete other duties and services as assigned. Journey Mental Health Center (JMHC) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the agency's belief that staff diversity and cultural humility are the foundation for services, which are accessible, effective, and relevant to the diverse needs of our consumers. It is important that we choose employees that reflect our mission, vision and values, thus our selection process is thorough and sometimes longer than other employers. Thank you in advance for providing us with complete and accurate application materials and for your patience when waiting to hear from us. Though you may have excellent experience, strong work ethic and passion for recovery, due to our funding contractual agreements, candidates we hire must meet the Essential Qualifications specified in the job postings in order to be offered an interview. Please review the qualifications carefully. We wouldn't want you to put effort into your application materials if you don't meet the essential qualifications. You can read about the many benefits of working at JMHC on our careers page. FOLLOWING IS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The UJIMA Addictions Specialist reports directly to the UJIMA Team Leader with overall program supervision provided by the Director. Minimum annual service hours are 1200 combined direct service and case management services hours per year. This position is included in the professional bargaining unit. QUALIFICATIONS ESSENTIAL Education/Licensure * Bachelor's degree in a related behavioral health field * Substance Abuse Counselor In-Training license (SAC-IT) Experience * Experience in related behavioral health field. * Experience in community-based substance abuse and mental health assessment, diagnosis, treatment, intervention, case management and crisis resolution with the African American population. * Commitment to work toward improving cultural diversity and inclusion. * Strong commitment to principles of recovery and to facilitating consumer participation in treatment/service planning and provision. * Knowledge of evidence-based practices for treatment of mental health and co-occurring disorders. * Experience in community-based mental health and substance abuse assessment, case management, treatment planning and crisis resolution. * Ability to communicate effectively (both orally and in writing). * Ability to work effectively with an interdisciplinary team with a positive and creative attitude. * Ability to work independently and remain organized and efficient. * Superior ethics and interpersonal boundaries as evidenced by past experience in community-based work with related professional references. Typical Physical Demands Requires sitting, standing, light lifting, bending, and reaching; and the ability to use and operate standard office equipment, including computer, calculator, phone, printer, cell phone, facsimile, etc. Working Conditions May require evening or weekend hours depending on program and consumer's needs. PREFERRED * Bi-lingual, and/or bi-cultural (Spanish/Hmong/Cambodian) * Fluent in American Sign Language * Experience with use of evidence-based practices in mental health, and substance abuse RESPONSIBILITIES: A. Provision of Clinical Services * Performs accurate assessments to initially evaluate mental health, as well as alcohol and other drug use issues in a culturally sensitive, recovery oriented, trauma sensitive manner. * Provides a range of clinical services in conjunction with program staff including outreach, assessment, treatment planning, referral, and case management in a context that is supportive of the consumer's culture, values, and perspectives. * Completes accurate clinical records including intakes, assessments, treatment plans and updates, progress notes, discharge summaries, and other information in a timely manner. B. Program and JMHC Participation * Attends staff meetings, in-services and other program activities as requested. * Participates in JMHC committees, traini

Keywords: The Journey Mental Health Center, Madison , UJIMA Addictions Specialist (200304), Other , Madison, Wisconsin

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Aviation Rescue Swimmer
Description: RESPONSIBILITIES As an AIRR, you must be prepared to enter the most treacherous conditions to provide recovery and relief for rescue missions, humanitarian assistance and operational support. Some (more...)
Company: Navy
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

CDL-A Company Driver - OTR Dry Van - 1 Year EXP Required
Description: CDL-A Company Driver - OTR Dry Van - 1 Year EXP Required. VARIANT OFFERS INDUSTRY LEADING PAY AND MANY MORE GREAT BENEFITS Get seated by Christmas
Company: Variant
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

TransAm Trucking Recent CDL Graduate Company Truck Driver Jobs
Description: New Drivers Are Now Eligible For 2,500 In Sign-On Incentives TransAm Trucking is searching for recently graduated CDL truck driving school students who are interested in long-haul truck driving opportunities. (more...)
Company: Trans Am
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020


Nuclear Operations
Description: ABOUT Nuclear technicians, power plant operators and subsystems specialists are responsible for keeping vital Naval submarines and aircraft carriers running. These highly trained, hands-on professionals (more...)
Company: Navy
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Store Associate
Description: Lot Associates assist customers with the loading of their vehicles and also monitor and maintain
Company: The Home Depot
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Driver
Description: CDL-A OWNER OPERATOR TRUCK DRIVER JOBS Owner Operators: Build Your Business With An Industry Leader On The Road In ONE DAY With USA With our one-day paid orientation 170 , we keep contact (more...)
Company: USA Truck
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Area Assistant - Sheboygan County
Description: Overview Working at CleanPower means working with the leading and largest cleaning contractor in Wisconsin. As a result of constant growth we are adding to our dedicated
Company: Clean Power
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Navy Chaplain
Description: ABOUT The Navy Chaplain Corps boasts more than 800 Navy Chaplains from more than 100 different faith groups, including Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist and many others. Each Chaplain is also a Navy (more...)
Company: Navy
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Cryptologic Technician
Description: ABOUT Enlisted Sailors in the Navy Cryptology community analyze encrypted electronic communications, jam enemy radar signals, decipher information in foreign languages and maintain state-of-the-art (more...)
Company: Navy
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Information Professional
Description: ABOUT Effective, secure communication in the cyber domain is essential to the everyday operations of military intelligence in America's Navy. Information Professionals who oversee the seamless operation (more...)
Company: Navy
Location: Sheboygan
Posted on: 12/4/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Wisconsin jobs by following @recnetWI on Twitter!

Madison RSS job feeds