Alcohol Protective Custody Specialist – Whatcom Comm. Detox
- Posting Date: 2013-04-04
- Work Schedule: On-Call
- Salary: $9.19 - $10.91 /hr.
- Location: Bellingham, WA
Are you organized, a problem solver and can you provide solutions to client concerns and issues? Do you have strong decision making skills and strong personal and professional boundaries? Do you have the ability to work On-Call Day, Swing and/or Graveyard shift?
If this is your background we would like you to apply for our Whatcom Community Detox Alcohol Protective Custody Specialist opportunity with Pioneer Human Services. Whatcom Community Detox is located within the city limits of Bellingham, WA. The APC Specialist is responsible for providing motivational intervention and counseling to individuals at the jail or hospital emergency room.
Pioneer Human Services (PHS) is a nationally recognized statewide non-profit organization with over 50 locations providing an integrated array of services to include employment and training, chemical dependency treatment, mental health counseling and corrections service.
Whatcom County Community Detox resides within Whatcom County Behavioral Health Triage and shares a 13 bed residential unit with Whatcom Counseling and Psychiatric Center’s Crisis Residential program.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
•High School Diploma or equivalent and one year of acceptable experience in the human service field
•Valid WA State driver’s license
•Course work, experience, or training in human development, chemical dependency, group dynamics, residential treatment, or related disciplines desirable.
In order to be considered for this position, please visit our website at http://www.pioneerhumanservices.org/docs/PHS-application-form.pdf and download our application. Please submit your completed application along with your resume to email@example.com.
Pioneer Human Services is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available upon request to persons with disabilities. Pioneer Human Services embraces the value of diversity in the workplace. Pioneer Human Services is a drug free employer. We conduct background checks and all prospective employees must pass a drug screen.