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Location: Sacramento
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

Position Description: Summary:The DUI Program Counselor is an essential member of the Alcohol & Drug Program (ADP) teamdelivering Safety Centers DUI curriculum to empower clients to make positive behavior changes.The DUI Program Counselor is responsible for performing job duties in accordance with the Code of Ethics forAlcohol & Drug Counselors as outlined in the Standard Uniform California AOD Counselor Code and as outlined inthe Safety Center Employee Handbook.Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.Maintain current AOD Counselor certification and CEUs as required by Title 9.Conduct client intakes; interpret and explain client contract, identify client needs, enroll them in the appropriate program, set up payment schedules and process payments per company procedures.Prepare DL107 and proof of enrollment certificates.Track client attendance and process completion certificates or provide appropriate notification to the courts for non-compliance as required.Conduct education groups and face-to-face interviews using the ASI assessment tools and Safety CentersCurriculum in accordance with Title 9 Programs or Drug Diversion Standards to assist clients in overcoming barriers to alcohol and drug dependency.Counsel individuals requiring assistance dealing with substance abuse problems through the DMV or court mandated programs.Refer clients to other support and/or employment services.Review and maintain accurate and timely records as required by the court, Title 9 and Safety Centers curriculum.Monitor condition of clients to evaluate successful completion of the program.Compile and maintain accurate records of business transactions, office activities and classroom counseling sessions to assure the positive outcome of internal audits as well as audits conducted by county and/or state officials related to the daily operation of alcohol and drug-related programs and services provided by Safety Center.Regular, predictable attendance is requiredAbility to get along and work effectively with others. Bilingual in Spanish, Russian or ASL is a plusSupervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory duties.Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Education and/or Experience:Must have a current AOD Counselor certificate.Language Skills:Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports, and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.Computer Skills:To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Internet software and the Microsoft Office Suite of products. Knowledge of basic office equipment should include: Internet and email, copy and fax machines, postage meter and telephone.Physical and Emotional Demands:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The inability to cope with a stressful work environment does not constitute a protected disability.Work Environment:The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

Keywords: SAFETY CENTER INC., Sacramento , Counselor, Other , Sacramento, California

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