Medication Assisted Treatment Services Employment Specialist
(Position is located 30 minutes from Providence, RI – Worcester, MA – New London, CT – Willimantic, CT)
Be part of an exciting new team working with individuals who are part of our Medication Assisted Treatment (M.A.T.) Outpatient Services in Dayville, CT.
We are seeking someone who is able to positively engage with adults in order to help them reach their goal of finding employment. Must also be able to connect with potential employers to identify available job opportunities. Critical functions include developing an employment profile, employment counseling, job development, resume writing, assistance with on line job applications, assistance with interview preparation, job placement, and ongoing job support. Requires extensive work in the community. You must demonstrate an unbiased working knowledge of medication assisted treatment.
Schedule: Full-time Monday through Friday position which will require some early evening hours.
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in relevant human service field required.
Salary Range: $14.62 - $16.54 per hour depending on experience
Benefits - 4 weeks of vacation • 12 holidays • Paid sick time • Very generous comprehensive benefit package for health, dental, life and disability insurance - 100% employer paid for individual and family coverage • Training and tuition reimbursement & eligibility for National Health Service Corps loan repayment and scholarships • Pre-tax medical and dependent care plans • 403B Thrift Plan with an employer contribution after one year
United Services is the most comprehensive private, non-profit center in Connecticut providing psychosocial, behavioral health, chemical abuse, primary care, care coordination, wellness and prevention services to the community, and employee assistance program services for business and industry. Our primary service area is the 21 towns in northeastern Connecticut. Client services are available in 12 locations, including three main offices located in Dayville, Wauregan and Windham.
Our mission is to provide an effective response to the youth, family and adult social and behavioral health needs in our community. Our vision is “creating healthy communities.”
United Services employs a staff of more than 250 professionals and paraprofessionals. Our staff includes psychiatrists, clinicians, social workers, psychologists, prevention specialists, case managers, advocates, and administrative and support personnel. As an agency, we believe in what we do, and we do it well.
Our vision of 'Creating Healthy Communities' is one that all staff share -- creating healthy communities within the agency, and in our community.
If you have the credentials, the commitment and the passion, we have the opportunity. Please consider a career with United Services. For more information regarding our current openings visit the employment opportunity section of our website at www.unitedservicesct.org/
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Please forward your resume to United Services, Inc., 1007 North Main Street, Dayville, CT 06241 or fax to (860) 774-0095
United Services is an Affirmative Action Employer EEO/M/F/D/V
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