The mission of the Fulton County DUI Treatment Court is to enhance public safety and promote healthier lifestyles for repeat DUI offenders. The Court combines increased supervision and accountability with effective and intensive treatment, thereby reducing recidivism.
The Fulton County DUI Treatment Court Program is a post-conviction treatment program for those who have multiple violations of driving while under the influence of alcohol or other intoxicants. It is a part of the probation portion of a DUI Sentence
The DUI Treatment Court Program is an interdisciplinary team approach involving the Judge, prosecutor, public defender or private defense attorney, case managers, probation, Marshal's department, program coordinator, and substance abuse treatment professionals. The team partners with the program participants throughout the process to ensure individual needs are met while restoring accountability.
River Edge is currently seeking a Certified Addiction Counselor II for our DUI Treatment Court Program. This position is a part time position with a maximum of 29 hours worked weekly.
Duties for the position include individual counseling, group counseling and court attendance. This position is a part time position with a maximum of 29 hours worked weekly.
The schedule for this position is:
Monday Wednesdays 2:30 p.m.- 8:30p.m.
Thursday 12:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Provides a broad range of paraprofessional social services to defendants with mental health or co-occurring disorders arrested and charged with a Misdemeanor offense.
Minimum Training & Experience:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a social services related field (social work, sociology, psychology, etc.).
Additional Information:Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview.
Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
All applicants must pass a satisfactory background clearance and pre-employment drug test.