Renz Addiction Counseling Center is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to the prevention, intervention and treatment of addictive behaviors and disorders, and to factors often associated with addiction. The Center strives to provide the most effective preventative and clinical care in a safe and nurturing environment through teamwork approach for anyone affected by addiction or addiction related issues.
We are a community-based agency that has served those who suffer from addiction for the past 56 years.
The Position: Part time Counselor Assistant
Our counselor assistants fill a vital support role within our clinical team. They have a variety of different responsibilities including but not limited to:
Monitoring and observing same gender clients during observed drug testing collection
Filing various forms, reports, and notes in client charts
Taking inventory with certain clinical program supplies
Facilitate phone screenings and explaining services to prospective clients
Complete various special contracting documentation
Monitor milieu safety
Assist with any crisis situations
Participation with other clinical staff in special activities for clients and their family members
Assisting other support and clinical staff with program responsibilities
Various Tasks on special clinical program projects
Various office related responsibilities that assist our counselors and therapists
This individual will report to the Director of Clinical Services
Candidate will need to complete a CANTS background check as well as a State Police background check.
Hours of Employment
Tuesday and Wednesday evenings 4:30pm - 8:30pm
Candidate must be comfortable conducting observed drug testing collection on our male client population. Position is ideal for a MALE college student who is working toward a degree or role in the social service or medical related helping field. Some course work toward CADC and/or experience in behavioral health setting. Candidate must have prior social service experience or may be obtaining a degree in a social service related field. Candidate must possess an understanding of confidentiality issues, have legible handwriting, have good communication skills, ability to multitask, and have some knowledge about substance abuse issues.
Hourly rate is dependent on experience and qualification – Range $13.50-$15.00 per hour
Resumes and salary history to [email protected]
Renz Addiction Counseling Center
Two American Way
Elgin, IL 60120
Fax (847) 742-3559