Please login/register to apply for this job.
9 Jul 2020

Full-Time Screener – Brooklyn Behavioral Health Collaborative – Posted by Brooklyn, New York, United States

Job Description

EAC Network seeks a Screener to work fulltime for the Brooklyn Behavioral Health Collaborative program. The position is Monday-Friday 9:00AM-5:00PM with excellent benefits medical/dental/401K and very generous Paid Time Off plan (PTO).

Primary Purpose of Job:

The Screener will be responsible for engaging and educating potential drug court participants and conducting immediate screenings at the point of arraignment to determine eligibility for drug court services.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct screenings on potential drug court participants to determine eligibility.
  2. Engage and educate Court partners and participants on drug court services and participation.
  3. Escort participants from Court to the drug court office to ensure engagement is continued.
  4. Work with Case Managers to develop psychosocial assessments and treatment plans in conjunction with the treatment team.
  5. Assist Case Managers in conducting intervention groups and interactive journaling sessions as needed.
  6. Maintain client records.
  7. Prepare written reports as needed.
  8. Escort clients to treatment facilities when indicated.
  9. Perform drug testing as needed.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required:

  1. Bachelors degree in social or behavioral sciences required, CASAC preferred.
  2. Must have a working knowledge of treatment programs and local criminal justice systems.
  3. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Ability to work cooperatively with treatment and criminal justice systems.
  4. Must be proficient in computer applications or other automated systems such as spreadsheets, Microsoft Office applications, calendar, and email and/or database software necessary to perform work assignments.

How to Apply

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: Not Disclosed.

Job expires in 6 days.

125 total views, 1 today

Apply for this Job