Posted on: July 16, 2021
At CoreCivic, we do more than manage
inmates, we care for people. CoreCivic is currently
seeking Treatment Counselor who has a
passion for making lasting changes in the lives of offenders, as we
set the standards of care in the industry. This is your opportunity
to make a satisfying career even more rewarding. The Treatment
Counselor implements a wide range of alcohol and drug use programs
and provides mental health and substance abuse counseling services
to inmates/residents assigned to the treatment
successful candidate should be able to perform ALL of the following
functions at a pace and level of performance consistent with the
actual job performance requirements.
- Interviews and assesses prospective
program participants, and gathers data using appropriate screening
and assessment instruments. Establishes rapport with participants
and determines individual and group needs based on results of
screening and assessment instruments and other collateral
- Facilitates individual and group
treatment interventions, in accordance with CoreCivic partner
agencies, and prevailing state regulations, statutes,
policies and procedures. Uses standardized offender assessment
information in developing treatment plans or specific
- Facilitates participant engagement
in the treatment process, promoting positive attitudes, skills,
coping mechanisms to encourage on-going recovery. Plans participant
incentives and uses appropriate therapeutic tools to manage
behavioral issues or concerns.
- Maintains the confidentiality of
clinical files for each participant to include, but not limited to,
intake documents, assessment(s), and interview(s), treatment plan,
treatment plan reviews, progress notes, discharge summary, and
referrals, according to written protocols and in compliance with
prevailing laws and regulation(s).
- Documents and tracks treatment
plans, monitors inmate progress and reviews status of
inmates/residents to verify that treatment and therapeutic programs
Headquartered in Nashville,
Tennessee with over 70 facilities nationwide, CoreCivic is the
leader in partnership corrections with a growing presence
- CoreCivic Safety, We operate
safe, secure facilities that provide high-quality services and
effective reentry programs that enhance public
- CoreCivic Properties, We
offer innovative and flexible real estate solutions that provide
value to the government and the people they serve;
- CoreCivic Community, We
deliver proven and innovative practices in settings that help
people obtain employment, successfully reintegrate into society and
keep communities safe.
With opportunities in correctional
security, education, and healthcare, CoreCivic has a position
that's perfect for you.
Each CoreCivic facility is like a
small town. Our correctional facilities feature kitchens, dining
halls, places of worship, classrooms, vocational training centers,
health care clinics, recreational areas, housing units,
administrative offices and more. Working together, we provide
hundreds of services and perform countless tasks every day.
Teamwork is a way of life for CoreCivic employees and how we are
able to provide the industry's highest quality safety and security
around the clock.
CoreCivic offers a
comprehensive benefits package that includes Health, Dental,
Vision, Life, PTO, Paid Holidays, 401(k) with company match and
This position has a
pay of $24.00
2021 CoreCivic Benefits Overview (Safety non-SCA
- Graduate from an accredited college or university with a
Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or a
closely related field is required.
- One (1) year of experience in the mental health or substance use
counseling field is required.
- Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the
educational requirement on a year-for-year
- Where applicable, must possess current CO Certified Addictions
Specialist (CAC) II or (CAC) III
- A valid driver's license is
- Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 21 years of
CoreCivic is a Drug-Free Workplace & EOE
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