Are you looking for engaging work and the opportunity to make a difference?

 

The ALPHA Behavioral Health Center, with locations in the counties of Kershaw, Lee, and Chesterfield in South Carolina, seeks to provide quality services to individuals and their families to reduce problems associated with alcohol, tobacco and other drugs of abuse, behavioral health needs, and co-occurring disorders, in an accessible outpatient setting. We strive to:

  • Provide the best services available for each person and their families in need of prevention, intervention, treatment and recovery-support for alcohol and/or other drugs of abuse, behavioral health needs and/or co-occurring disorders.

  • Incorporate each person’s abilities, strengths, needs and preferences in all levels of care and services.

  • To facilitate healthy lifestyle changes in individuals and their families.

  • Utilize Best Practices to meet the needs of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs of abuse, behavioral health needs and co-occurring disorders.

     

    Come join our team and help make a difference in someone’s life!

Peer Support Specialist: Full Time

Kershaw, Lee, and Chesterfield County Locations

This is for (2) full time peer support positions.  One will be in Chesterfield and one will float between Kershaw & Lee Counties. Provide recovery based services for clients by self-identified persons of substance use treatment who can demonstrate their own efforts toward self-directed recovery. Will work with clients to identify strengths, challenges, resources and goals; develop recovery plans for transition to the community; and identify mechanisms to increase the engagement and support to family members.  The Peer Support Specialist will serve as an active member of the client’s treatment team to help facilitate the recovery process.

The applicant should be well-established in their own recovery, resilient, and have at least 2 years of active participation in a local or national self-help group or recovery movement as evidenced by previous volunteer or work experience.  The applicant should demonstrate cultural competence, knowledge of co-occurring/polysubstance use disorders, and familiarity with MAT, Medically Assisted Treatment, practices.  Additionally, the ideal candidate will be comfortable delivering services in diverse working environments, such as the county detention center.   Certification as a DOADAS Certified Peer Support Specialist is preferred but will assist with certification at the agency's expense for chosen candidates. Requires at a minimum a high school diploma/GED and must be 18 years of age or older. 2 Years of related experience preferred. 

To apply, please email resume and cover letter here. NO phone calls.

Posted 7/27/2020

 

 

 

 

Licensed Clinical Counselor

Requires a master’s degree from an accredited institution of higher learning in behavioral science, human services, or a related field and two or more years of experience working with community-based or rehabilitative programs. Strong case management background. Prefer LPC, LMSW or LISW license and strong case management background. Certification or licensure as an Addiction Counselor by SC LLR preferred. Must be available to work 8:30 – 5:00 weekdays, but seeking flexibility in scheduling for possible evening services to increase accessibility to consumers who work during the day. Come join our team and help make a difference in someone's life!

To apply, please email resume and cover letter here. NO phone calls.

updated 10/02/2019

 
 

For more details and to apply, email our

Human Resource Director

at jyoung@alphacentersc.com

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