Full-time position with excellent benefits for individual to provide assessment and probation services to alcohol/drug offenders.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Criminal Justice, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, or related field; training in interviewing techniques; knowledge of alcohol drugs and their effects on the human body; and any combination of education and/or experience that provides the required knowledge and skills necessary to the position.
Some knowledge of the philosophy, objectives, practices, and techniques of counseling as related to alcoholism/drug addiction, treatment, or rehabilitation; some knowledge of the criminal justice system; knowledge of interviewing techniques; some knowledge of the alcohol and drug laws of Virginia; some knowledge of case work methods; knowledge of the signs and symptoms of alcohol /drug abuse and dependence; ability to communicate ideas clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain professional relationships with coworkers, probationers, court personnel, and service providers; ability to work with minimum supervision; and ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Starting salary $30,264.00 E.O.E. Resume and cover letter must be received by 4:00 pm on December 20, 2013. Send to Rockingham/Harrisonburg ASAP, 350 North Main St., Harrisonburg, VA 22802