ALCOHOL AND DRUG PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR PROVISIONAL
|Department||MDH Local Health - Calvert County|
|Date Opened||4/8/2019 3:07:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||4/22/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$39,857.00 - $51,379.00/year, with potential growth to $63,240.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Roderick Howard II|
LOCATION OF POSITION
MDH/Calvert County Health Department, Calvert County Behavioral Health Unit, Prince Frederick, Maryland
Main Purpose of Job
This position will identify, treat and educate clients with substance use disorders, including co-occurring mental health disorders. This position will also learn how to complete assessments, referrals and intakes for individuals who seek treatment with the Calvert County Behavioral Health Unit, in order to accurately access the appropriate services and level of care needed, based on criteria set by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM).
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
The desired candidate should have experience working with clients in a behavioral health program.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
2. Employees must successfully obtain certification or licensure from the Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists as either a Certified Professional Counselor-Alcohol and Drug, or a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor, within one year of meeting the experience requirements for Certified Professional Counselor-Alcohol and Drug.
3. Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland.
Employees in this classification are subject to substance abuse testing, in accordance with Code of Maryland Regulations, 17.04.09, Testing for Illegal Use of Drugs.
Applicants who meet the minimum (and selective) qualifications will be included in further evaluation. The evaluation may be a rating of your application, based on your education, training and experience, as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.
Please report all related education, experience, dates, and hours of work. Clearly indicate your college degree and major on your application, if applicable. For education obtained outside the U.S., any job offer will be contingent on the candidate providing an evaluation for equivalency by a foreign credential evaluation service prior to starting employment (and may be requested prior to interview).
Complete applications must be submitted by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be added.
Incorrect application forms will not be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.
Candidates may remain on the certified eligible list for a period of at least one year. The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this, or other, State agencies.
Online applications are highly recommended. However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application (and supplemental questionnaire) may be submitted to MDH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. Paper application materials must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted.
If additional information is required, the preferred method is to upload. If you are unable to upload, please fax the requested information to, 410-333-5689. Only additional materials that are required will be accepted for this recruitment. All additional information must be received by the closing date and time.
For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact the MDH Recruitment and Selection Division, at 410-767-1251.
If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division, at 410-767-4850 or Application.Help@maryland.gov.
Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: 410-767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service, at 1-800-735-2258.
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People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
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