Counselor - 6th Street Men's Residential

Job Overview

Are you interested in helping the criminal justice population? Do you have a positive attitude and counseling experience? Are you great with computers? Do you want to work for an organization that is making a difference in counties across California? If so, HealthRIGHT 360 is currently looking to fill a Counselor position opening at our Men's Residential program in Los Angeles, CA! The ideal candidate will be punctual and great with time management, able to chart and assess clients' strengths and abilities, and is great with computers. In this position you will gain experience working with an Electronic Health Record (EHR) system, gain exposure to a diverse multi-cultural population, and be able to feel good about helping others. Sound interesting? Below you will find a more detailed description of some of the duties and requirements for this position.  

Our 6th St. location is a 200 bed residential facility for men who are in custody and on parole.  We provide comprehensive substance use disorder and mental health services by an interdisciplinary team of professionals. This position will work with our client population to assist with reintegration back into society by teaching them to lead a moral lifestyle, free from drugs and criminal activity. This is accomplished through individual counseling, treatment planning, and education cognitive-process groups. 

As a member of our team, you will recieve a compeitive benefits package including free medical and dental plans for employee only coverage, 12 paid holidays + 2 floating holidays, and retirement options. Come be part of our family-friendly enviornment! 

Key Responsibilities

  • Be computer knowledgeable
  • Enjoy helping others
  • Be SUD certified
  • Good time management skills
  • Be reliable and punctual
  • Have a good personality and good communication skills 
  • Know how to do treatment plans and charting
  • Knowledge of EHR a plus+
  • Good work ethic
  • Self motivated
  • Know how to facilitate groups, SUD and CB

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Prior counseling experience
  • Be certified in SUD
  • TB clearance
  • First aid/CPR certified
  • Knowledge of the criminal justice population
  • Be able to pass a CDCR State clearance, off parole/probation for 3 years. 
Compensation: TBD
Type: Hourly/ Non-exempt
Status: Regular, Full Time
Benefits: plus HealhRIGHT 360 offers a comprehensive benefits package
City: Los Angeles
Hours/wk: 40

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