Substance Use Disorder Counselor *$5,000 bonus eligible*

Posted Date 5 months ago(12/30/2019 11:18 AM)
Job ID
# Positions
Full Time Regular
Oakland, Washtenaw, Wayne


Rainbow is seeking a Substance Use Disorder Counselor for our new Substance Use Disorder Program located in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  Rainbow’s newest residential treatment Program provides inpatient rehabilitation services for individuals with co-occurring disorders; This includes those with a Substance Use Disorder as well as a Trauma Diagnosis such as Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury or Symptoms of Pain. Our goal is to assist these individuals in living a substance-free, healthy and productive life.


We are currently offering a $5,000* sign on bonus for the qualified candidate. $1,000 paid at after 3rd month, $1,000 after 6 months, $1,000 after 9 months and $2,000 after 1 year of employment.  (Subject to normal tax withholding) *must be full time 40 hours to qualify for bonus, current and previous employees not eligible for bonus. 


The Substance Use Disorder Counselor will provide assessments, treatment and education to individuals in our residential inpatient program and outpatient program (voluntary as well as court-ordered).  The Substance Use Disorder Counselor will provide training and education to the community, collaborate with outside collaterals as needed, monitor participants compliance with any court order/s, residential requirements, probation, other treatment activities, facilitate groups, individualized treatment for participants via treatment plans and conduct drug screens. Create and conduct programs to prevent and/or treat substance misuse and addictions as well as individual and family counseling.  Will work with other interdisciplinary team members for treatment planning and implementation. Provide crisis intervention, consultation and training to staff.    Travel to other treatment centers in the Washtenaw and Oakland Counties as needed.   


Core Qualifications:


Master’s Degree or higher in Psychology, Counseling or Social Work

Limited license or full license to practice Mental Health in the state of Michigan

Certified Advanced Addictions Counselor or Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor

Leadership skills

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Strong interpersonal skills

Ability and willingness to learn new skills

Ability and willingness to set priorities

Ability to work as an interdisciplinary team and serve as a team member

Ability to lift, maneuver and carry up to 30lbs.

Acceptable driving record

Acceptable under the State of Michigan's Good Moral


Additional Qualifications:


Previous experience working with the Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) population preferred

Previous experience in a rehabilitation setting preferred


Rainbow Rehabilitation Centers, Inc. and its affiliates (Rainbow) have successfully been treating individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries for 30 years. With more than 35 residential locations, five treatment centers, a NeuroRehab Campus and two vocational centers, Rainbow offers services that span nearly every aspect of brain and spinal cord injury recovery and rehabilitation. Our residential settings include adult homes, child and adolescent homes, town houses and semi-independent living apartments, home- and community-based rehabilitation and outpatient services. Rainbow employees share a commitment to make a major difference in the quality of life for our clients.

Rainbow's ability to inspire our clients to realize their greatest potential is dependent upon our employees. For this reason, we strive to attract and retain the best talent, support our employees, and create an environment that enables them to provide the highest level of care and customer service. Rainbow sets the standard of excellence in the health care industry with employees who are dedicated to providing truly great care.

Statement of EEO

EEO/Drug Free Employer.


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