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Adult Substance Use Clinician / Full-Time

Company: Chestnut Health Systems
Location: Belleville
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Job Description:


Chestnut Health Systems is seeking a full-time Adult Substance Use Clinician for their Access to Medication Assisted Recovery grant. The position would work out of our Belleville location primarily and serve individuals in Madison, St. Clair, Clinton, Bond, Montgomery, and Jersey County.

Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A.

**Please note to be considered for a position you must attach a resume, complete the application, and answer all screening questions.


Conduct diagnostic and assessment evaluations with clients and their families; write bio-psychosocial reports to address diagnosis and patient placement criteria with periodic guidance and oversight as required.
Plan and implement treatment for clients with periodic guidance and oversight as required.
Conduct admissions and discharges.
Develop Master Treatment Plans (MTP) and determine continuing care plans with periodic guidance and oversight as required.
Provide individual, family and group counseling and rehabilitation services to clients and their families (basic and intermediate level). Clinical functions determined by individual training, experience and assigned area(s) of responsibility.
Facilitate skills and educational groups as required by the program.
Maintain records of clients and all services provided within assigned program.
Maintain regular contact with each client’s collaterals (such as probation, family, psychiatrist).
Demonstrate competency in utilizing evidence based approaches (including, but not limited to MET, CRA, CBT) which are consistent with the following treatment philosophies: client centered, trauma informed, recovery oriented, and strength based.
Provide court testimony when requested.
Attend and participate in all program and staff meetings as assigned.
Participate in program and staff development activities.
Meet or exceed productivity expectations as determined by supervisor.
Supervise interns and assist in the orientation of new clinicians.
Assume leadership role as assigned on a regular basis.
Promote Chestnut’s culture of customer service excellence through the adherence to Chestnut’s behavioral standards for customer service.
Maintain and protect confidentiality and security of all organizational information gained in the course of performing job responsibilities including, but not limited to, financial and client information.
Perform other duties as assigned.


Position requires a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent with at least five (5) years' experience in the substance abuse field; Or a Bachelor’s degree in a helping profession.
Must obtain certification (CADC or CRADC) within two years from hire date.
Must be certified in Community Reinforcement Approach (CRA) within two (2) years following CRA training.
Requires basic computer skills and experience to include MS Word, MS Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and an electronic medical record (EMR).
Satisfactory completion of Chestnut’s background checking process.

This full-time position includes an excellent compensation and benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan, generous paid time off benefits, and more.

***For additional information and inquiries text "Chestnut" to 97211

Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with recovery experience.

EOE – Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled

Keywords: Chestnut Health Systems, Belleville , Adult Substance Use Clinician / Full-Time, Other , Belleville, Illinois

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