Substance Use Disorder Counselor- job post

NCADD of East San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys
4626 North Grand Avenue, Covina, CA 91724
$18 - $20 an hour - Full-time
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Experience & Skills

  • Interviewing
  • Presentation skills
  • Addiction counseling


  • Spanish
  • Bilingual

Job details

$18 - $20 an hour
Job Type
Number of hires for this role


    • Bachelor's (Preferred)

    • Addiction counseling: 1 year (Preferred)

Pulled from the full job description
Health insurance
Dental insurance
Paid time off
Employee assistance program
Vision insurance
Life insurance
Retirement plan

Full Job Description

General Description:

SUD Counselor is responsible for but not limited to:

  • Facilitating groups
  • Conduct interviews
  • Presenting psycho-educational groups
  • Conducting intake, orientation and assessments
  • Case management, treatment planning, info and referrals
  • Crisis intervention counseling

Specific Tasks:

  • Facilitates groups as assigned. Provides accurate documentation in EHR showing either progression or regression in client files. Documents attendance.
  • Conducts individual counseling sessions using Motivation Interviewing techniques. Provides accurate documentation showing either progression or regression in client EHR.
  • Presents psycho-educational groups using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Seeking Safety.
  • Conducts intake, orientation and assessments.
  • Performs other duties as requested by supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must meet all conditions established by the state of California Title 9 requirements for counselors and currently Certified and or Registered by one of the approved entities by the Institute for Credentialing Excellence.
  • Must be knowledgeable in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Seeking Safety and Motivational Interviewing.
  • Ability to travel to assigned trainings as required
  • Bi-lingual Spanish preferred


  • High School Graduate/GED
  • Completed Alcohol and Drug Studies program through a recognized institution.
  • Have completed training through workshops, seminars or training institutes that are directly related to position being applied for.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $20.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Medical Specialty:

  • Addiction Medicine


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Addiction counseling: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location



4626 North Grand Avenue, Covina, CA 91724