Title Residential Associate, Genesis
Location Hopkinsville
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SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Substance Abuse Technicians in partnership with Office Manager


• Provide recreational and supportive interventions for substance abusing clients at Genesis.
• Encourage and facilitate client involvement in 12-Step support group sessions and assess clients’ progress on an individual basis as necessary.
• Perform other supportive duties as assigned by the Office Manager, Program Manager or designee.
• Perform client record maintenance.
• Client identification and outreach.
• Conduct psychoeducational classes.
• Provide daily supervision and training for other technical support staff (Substance Abuse Technicians).
• Facilitate Community and all duties related to it.
• Assist with Drug screens as necessary.
• Assist with Admissions as necessary.
• Serve as member of Admission Committee.
• Explain and enforce program policies with both clients and staff.
• Adapt to a weekend and/or evening schedule, depending on client and program needs.
• Utilize 50% of work time in direct client contact activities.
• May be required to work an alternative work schedule including holidays and weekends.
• Provide ongoing contact with community agencies necessary to develop additional resources and coordinate services, including employment.
• Monitoring service delivery.
• Client advocacy.
• Serve as back up to case manager in both the male and female facilities.
• Facilitate KTOS to each client upon admission.
• Assist Program Manager with volunteer services.
• Other duties as assigned.


Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, or related field and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) credential or willingness to work toward the CADC credential. Prefer 2 years experience in chemical dependency field. Must attend both the Level I Case Manager and the Substance Abuse Case Management training within 6 months of employment.

Must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, proof of automobile insurance, and must be willing to transport clients on an as-needed basis. Must pass a Criminal Record Check and provide proof of a recent (less that 1-year-old) TB skin test.

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