Requisition Number: MCMC-COUNR-H-06-2021-02
Job Title: Counselor I
City: Norristown
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: C - 4 Year Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Salary Range: $19.23-$23.17/hour

Counselor I

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Description/Job Summary

The Counselor position provides clinical support to clients in the areas of addictions and mental health by providing therapeutic insight and interventions. This role ensures that program supports individual goals of consumers and that the recovery process is encouraged through support, demonstrate the RHD Values. This position provides individual and group counseling and maintains a caseload of 35+ patients.


RHD is currently offering a $500 sign-on bonus for this position after 90 days of employment!


How You Will Make An Impact

  • Provide individual and Group Counseling
  • Maintain caseload of 35+ patients
  • Attend and Present Clinical Case Consultations, Treatment Plan Update meetings and clinical supervisions as scheduled.
  • Provide crisis intervention
  • Assist in client aftercare planning and follow-up
  • Facilitate specialty groups as assigned
  • Evaluate client's progress and report to funders/referral sources as requested
  • Determine resources needed to meet the individuals needs identified in the assessment process and coordinate community support activities
  • Serve as an advocate for the client to enable them to receive needed services: identification of program needs, service gaps, and recommending strategies.

Responsibilities/Duties

What We Offer

  • Free Virtual Fitness Classes
  • Scholarship and Tuition Programs
  • Employee Assistant Program
  • Eligibility for student loan forgiveness
  • Trauma informed organization with opportunity for career growth

Required Experience

Two years of related experience with at least one year in a drug/alcohol setting

Required Education

BS Degree from accredited college with a major in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or Chemical Dependency; Master's Level preferred

License or PCB Certification Required

Required Qualifications

Ability to demonstrate strong written and verbal communication


Program Summary

Montgomery County Recover Center (MCRC) is a licensed methadone treatment program. Medication Assisted Treatment in conjunction with counseling and supportive services are provided to support those struggling with addiction to recover. Drug therapy and counseling program for recovering narcotic addicts from all socio-economic levels. All are medically and psychologically approved for methadone treatment. HIV/AIDS testing and counseling and TB testing for all clinic clients.


Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status. 

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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.