Employment

Chrysalis House, Inc is recruiting for the following positions:

  1. Primary Therapists

Position Summary:  The Primary Therapist provides individual, group, and family therapy at a residential treatment facility; administers, scores, and performs initial assessment; conducts behavioral observations; reviews health history; and administers necessary evaluation questionnaires. Develops, writes and updates treatment plans and other medical records; conducts a comprehensive psychosocial assessment; provides intervention according to established principles and best practices and participates in interdisciplinary treatment planning with persons served.  This position may require some evening and weekend hours.

Required Education and Experience:

  1. Master’s Degree in a human services field (e.g., social work, psychology) from an accredited college or university.
  2. Minimum of three (3) years of experience working in a human services field.
  3. Knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of chemical dependency and mental dysfunctions.
  4. Knowledge of human behavior and performances; individual differences in abilities, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods, and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.

Required License/Certification:

  1. Licensed Clinical Social Worker or CSW under supervision.
  2. Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor or LPCA under supervision.
  3. Licensed Psychological Practitioner or under LPA under supervision.
  4. Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor or under supervision.
  5. Proficient in facilitating curriculum-driven group therapy sessions.

Competencies:

  1. Communication proficiency
  2. Ethical Conduct
  3. Personal Effectiveness/Credibility
  4. Problem Solving/Analysis
  5. Ability to work effectively with people of diverse backgrounds and abilities
  6. Thoroughness
  7. Time Management
  8. Working with a team
  9. Flexibility

Other: Must possess a valid driver’s license, good driving record, and proof of insurance;

CPR/First Aid certification or enroll in first available CPR/First Aid class.

Interested applicants should email an updated resume to Connie Neal at connieneal@chrysalishouse.org

CHRYSALIS HOUSE, INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

2. Support Staff

FULL TIME – PART TIME – PRN

POSITION SUMMARY:

Support Staff provides office coverage at Chrysalis House facilities and monitors the safety of the participants and the property.  Individual must contact appropriate staff and other relevant personnel in case of emergencies.

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Monitors patients to detect unusual behavior and report observations to professional staff.
  2. Aids patients in becoming accustomed to rights, responsibilities, and rules while in residential treatment.
  3. Organizes, supervises, and encourages patient participation in agency activities.
  4. Assists clinician with admissions and discharges.
  5. Administers medications to patients according to agency policy.
  6. Administers urine screens according to agency policy and documents results as required.
  7. Be familiar with rights, rules, and responsibilities of patients and monitor compliance.
  8. Performs clerical duties required in the facilities.
  9. Files patient information in medical record
  10. Performs security checks on entire facility and ensuring patients are accounted for at night.
  11. Communicates all pertinent issues to other staff by means of direct communication or through written log sheets.
  12. Collaborates with facilities department to uphold the integrity of the patients’ living conditions.

 Required Education: High School Diploma or its equivalent, or the equivalent in experience.

 Preferred Experience: Knowledge of and experience in substance abuse treatment preferred.

 Licensure/Certification:  Applicants must possess a valid state driver’s license, a good driving record and proof of insurance.  Must possess CPR/First/Aid certification or enroll in first available class.

 OPEN TO IN-HOUSE APPLICANTS ONLY AT THIS TIME 

Interested applicants should mail updated resume and a job bid form to the Assistant Director, 1589 Hill Rise Drive, Lexington, KY 40504 or email it to Human Resources at connieneal@chrysalishouse.org

CHRYSALIS HOUSE, INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

  

To support women and their families in recovery from alcohol and other drugs.

1589 Hill Rise Drive Lexington, Kentucky 40504

To support women and their families in recovery from alcohol and other drugs.

1589 Hill Rise DriveLexington, Kentucky 40504

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