Details: Salary DOE
P.O. Box 551
Sanctuary Centers of Santa Barbara is expanding and we are seeking the ideal individual to join our treatment team. We have a full time position available in our Outpatient Drug-Free Co-Occurring Disorder Program. This position will work with clients experiencing substance use and mental health disorders within the forensics/corrections field primarily in the Santa Barbara County Jail.
This position requires the capability to facilitate evidenced-based groups and individual client sessions, and provide case management, for a confined forensics population. Other responsibilities include: conducting risk and needs assessments, coordinating with community based organizations for aftercare/release services, and working in coordination with a multidisciplinary team.
Candidates must be able to pass Department of Justice and FBI background check, health screen.
- Attention to detail
- Excellent communication skills
- Excellent clinical documentation skills
- One of the following:
1. Master’s degree in mental health field and license eligible. Supervision hours toward MFT licensure available;
2. CATC intern with at least one year of documented experience providing substance abuse treatment, mental health treatment or related social services;
3. Certification as Alcohol and Drug Counselor.
Prior experience in performing correctional counseling to inmates in a locked detention or correctional facility.
About Sanctuary Centers of Santa Barbara
Sanctuary Centers of Santa Barbara is a non-profit organization that has been providing high quality care for adults with mental illness and co-occurring disorders since 1976. Our 42 years of experience gives us a knowledge base that is unrivaled in the mental health field. Our mission is to provide our clients with a continuum of treatment in order to create opportunities for community reintegration and prevent further hospitalization while maintaining high professional standards. We offer a relaxed, dog-friendly work environment and full benefits.
Please apply by emailing your resume and cover letter. You may also fax your application to (805)563-1977.
Excellent, competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, vacation, sick, holiday pay, 403(b).
Level of Language Proficiency
Preference given to applicants who speak Spanish.
Minimum Education Required