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Residential Counselor- Ferguson SUD CADDE/CADTP/CCAPP Thur-Sun:Swing

PRC Baker Places San Francisco, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Part-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

PRC Baker Places

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This Residential Counselor position will be supporting our clients at Ferguson Place. Ferguson Place is a 12 bed licensed and certified residential treatment program which was first of its kind to address HIV/AIDS issues in people with co-occurring substance use and mental health issues in a community based, residential treatment setting.

Treatment is provided using a social rehabilitation recovery and wellness approach that uses staff, peers and community support to enhance self-esteem and community participation. Individual treatment planning and counseling, groups and structure are provided using a client-centered approach in order to address the diverse needs of participants.

Residential Counselor SUD - (Substance Use Disorder) Part Time *With benefits , Union (see below for shift times)

Required Schedule:

  • Tuesday 2:30pm-8:30pm
  • Wednesday 3:30pm-11:30pm
  • Thursday 9am-11am & 3:30pm-11:30pm
  • Friday 2:30pm-10:30pm
  • Saturday 2:30pm-10:30pm
  • Sunday: OFF
  • Monday: OFF

RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR duties include: Under the supervision of the Program Director or the Assistant Director, Residential Counselors provide support and assistance to clients in a co-ed adult transitional residential treatment program for up to a 90 day stay. Counselors advocate for and respond to clients' treatment and rehabilitation needs. Counselors promote the philosophy of social rehabilitation as it applies to residential treatment; perform intake interviews; provide group and individual counseling; treatment plan development and implementation; coordinate discharge planning; and assist clients with developing and maintaining wrap around services.

Residential Counselors also provide case management services such as: advocacy assistance pursuing entitlements, clothing, affordable housing, health care, and legal services. Counselors are required to maintain clinical records and to perform minor household repairs and cleaning tasks. Specific functions are outlined in the job description.

Certified or registered CADDE, CADTP or CCAPP

Highschool or GED

Good verbal and written communication skills.

Attend mandatory weekly staff meeting on Thursday's 9am-11am.

(1) year of full-time experience, or its part-time equivalent (a combined total of 2,080 hours) working in a program serving persons with mental disabilities.

Full-time regular, non-exempt, union position.

Program leadership will provide Residential Counselors with individualized supervision and in-service training.
Supervision hours toward licensure with the Board of Behavioral Sciences available for MFTi/ASW.

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Long term and Short Term disability, Flexible Spending, Employee Assistance Program, Employer Sponsored Retirement Plan, Generous Paid Time Off.

Please e-mail your resume/cover letter or fax your resume/cover letter to 415-581-0797. If sending via email, please send your resume/cover letter as a Microsoft Word document or in PDF form.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records to apply for any open position in which they feel qualified. Baker Places, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

PRC Baker Places

Why Work Here?

Awesome leaders and staff, great new building in SOMA, competitive benefits and pay for FTE staff, community focused!

PRC BAKER PLACES is a non-profit residential treatment agency that has provided the San Francisco community with alternatives to institutional care since 1964. Our direct care professionals provide counseling and case management services to previously homeless adults living with co-occurring diagnoses of chronic mental illness and substance use disorder. All agency services are provided from the philosophy of social rehabilitation which integrates teaching daily living skills in a safe and healthy environment.


San Francisco, CA

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