To apply for any of the jobs listed below, please send a cover letter and resume to HR, Families First, 100 Campus Drive, Suite 12, Portsmouth, NH 03801, fax to HR at 603-422-8219, or e-mail wmcdonough@FamiliesFirstSeacoast.org. Dates listed in parenthesis are the date the job was posted; all are still open.
Substance Abuse Counselor for the Healthcare for the Homeless Programs (9/16/14).
The Substance Abuse Counselor provides substance abuse assessment, crisis intervention, education and counseling, case management and referral to patients and their families who access healthcare through the Homeless Healthcare Program. He/she assists the HHC teams to develop health care plans for patients.
Masters in mental health counsleing and/or LADC certification is required. Three or more years in human services and experience working in the area of substance abuse is required. Knowledge of client-centered practice, strong communication, teaching and problem solving skills are needed. The person is this position must be well-organized, flexible and able to work independently and in collaboration with others.
This position is three-quarters time and includes full-time benefits. Flexibility in work hours is required.