Day One is a well-established nonprofit organization and is Maine’s leading agency dealing with adolescent substance use and mental health issues.
We have two full-time positions available for an experienced Master’s level counselor with LCSW licensure to join our team of professional colleagues. This position provides substance use and mental health counseling, including assessment, treatment planning, group counseling, individual counseling and family counseling. Maintains appropriate client record, including documentation, and billing/coding requirements. Assesses for other needs and makes referrals as appropriate to community resources that support overall wellness and recovery. Master’s degree and licensure required to provide both mental health and substance use counseling.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide individual, group, family counseling as indicated
Provide assessment and treatment planning for clients.
Provide referrals to appropriate resources as needed
Collaborate with other treatment providers on care team.
Maintain all clinical records in accordance with agency, program, licensing, and clinical standards.
Provide client data necessary to fulfill contract and billing requirements.
Participate in clinical supervision, training and staff meetings as directed.
Participate in clinical improvement activities.
Represent Day One professionally in the community as directed.
Physical Environment: Two positions have two locations:
The position at Spruce Mountain High School and Middle School is located in Livermore Falls, ME. The position at Deering High School is located in Portland ME. Some travel is required to other Day One locations as well as to outside events.
This position offers comprehensive benefits, including 4 weeks of paid vacation, plus 11 paid holidays, paid sick leave and personal leave, significant employer contribution toward group medical and dental insurance, 401(k) and 401(k) IRA retirement plan with employer match, training benefits, agency-paid STD, LTD and life insurance, and the intangible benefit of working with a collaborative and collegial team of colleagues, with an opportunity to make a significant and positive impact on youth in our community.
Experience working with adolescents, groups, and families to address substance use and mental health needs.
Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to work flexible hours as needed and/or directed by manager.
Ability to work effectively and collaboratively as part of an interdisciplinary team.
Knowledge of co-occurring disorders.
Additional Salary Information: Bonus of $1,000. $500 following introductory period and $500 following six months.
Internal Number: 08212019
About Day One
Day One improves the health of Maine by providing substance use, mental health and wellness services to youth and families.All Maine youth will have opportunities to realize their full potential to live productive, healthy, and rewarding lives.