Counselor - Offender Reentry

Location
Hyattsville,MD
Posted
Feb 08, 2019
Closes
Feb 23, 2019
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

OFFENDER REENTRY COUNSELOR

This is a contract position in Public Health.

  • Screening, Assessment and Clinical Service Coordination – Conduct screening, assessments and develop individualized reentry plans.
  • Clinical Supervision – Meet with clinical case managers and community developer assistants to assign clients, direct, guide and monitor client progress.
  • Provider/Systems Services Coordination – Work with multiple systems to coordinate services (DOC, DSS, DCPSC, Circuit Court, etc.).
  • Provides Indirect Services – Maintain case files with relevant, up-to-date information.
  • Court Reports, Court Appearance, Court Staffing and related Meetings – Assists to provide leadership of the Court team based on Reentry Court protocols and procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned
Job Requirements

Requirement:

A master’s degree in psychology, social work or closely related field, plus one (1) year of counseling experience. Must have active clinical license in the State of Maryland (i.e. LCPC, LCSW, LGSW, LGSW). Knowledge of drug abuse prevention, treatment and rehabilitation. Knowledge of current literature in the field of offender reentry. Knowledge of counseling and interviewing skills and techniques. Knowledge of existing referral agencies and community resources. Ability to evaluate the severity of a client’s substance abuse and/or mental health problem and implement counseling efforts to alleviate the problem.

Hours: 8:030am to 5:00pm, Monday – Friday

Location: Hyattsville, MD

Contract: ASAP – June 28, 2019 (Possibility of an extension)

Pay Rate: $27.00 per hour

Please email your resume to mrobinson@nri-staffing.com

Additional Information

NRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Meet Your Recruiter Marian Robinson
Senior Account Manager

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