Employment Application
 
 The APT Foundation currently has openings for the following positions:

Clinical Supervisor – Outpatient Setting:  Full Time 37.5 hours per week + benefits, Schedule determined by program need.  The Clinical Supervisor reports directly to the Clinic Program Director.  S/he, along with 1 or 2 other Clinical Supervisors, comprise the senior leadership team for clinical operations.  The successful candidate will serve as a member of a multi-disciplinary team comprised of clinicians, counselors, and patient care associates, work collaboratively with nursing staff to ensure clinical needs are met, participate in clinical program development, and conduct clinical supervision of assigned staff.  Professional Requirements:  The ideal candidate must possess a Master’s Degree and be licensed by the State of CT (LCSW, LPC or LMFT.  LADC considered, but only combined with one of the other three approved license types), and have a minimum of 3 years’ experience post licensing.  Consideration will be given to a combination of training, education and experience.

Staff Nurse (LPN) – Outpatient Setting:  Full Time 37.5 hours per week + benefits, Tuesday through Saturday.  Under the direct supervision of the Nurse Supervisor, the Staff Nurse serves as a member of a multidisciplinary team, providing services to patients in the Opioid Replacement Treatment Program.  Professional Requirements:  The ideal candidate must possess current and valid licensure as an LPN and have a valid CT Driver’s License.  Prior experience in the mental health and/or substance abuse field preferred.

Staff Nurse (LPN) for Residential Program:  Limited temporary position while permanent staff is on approved leave.  Expected duration 12 weeks, beginning September 9th.  30 hours per week.  Schedule will be Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 1-9 PM.  Under the direct supervision of the Nurse Supervisor, the Staff Nurse serves as a member of a multidisciplinary team, providing services to patients in our Residential Program.  Professional Requirements:  The ideal candidate must possess current and valid licensure as an LPN and have a valid CT Driver’s License.  Prior experience in the mental health and/or substance abuse field preferred.

Patient Care Associate (PCA) – Residential Program:  Full Time 37.5 hours per week + benefits, Schedule determined by program need–will include weekends and evenings/nights.  Under the general supervision of the Program Director and Clinical Nursing Staff, this is a front line position maintaining appropriate patient traffic flow within the residential setting, including but not limited to:  greeting and checking in all patients, providing appropriate diagnostic tests as required by staff, and entering data into APT’s patient clinical management system.  Professional Requirements:  Associate’s Degree or 2 years post-secondary education, or equivalent combination of training and education.  Must have valid Driver’s License.

Clinical Supervisor (Outpatient Setting):  Full Time 37.5 hours per week + benefits, Schedule Determined by Program Need.  The Clinical Supervisor reports directly to the Clinic Program Director.  S/he, along with 1 or 2 other Clinical Supervisors, comprise the senior leadership team for clinic operations.  The successful candidate will serve as a member of a multi-disciplinary team comprised of clinicians, counselors, and patient care associates, work collaboratively with nursing staff to ensure clinical needs are met, participate in clinical program development, and conduct clinical supervision of assigned staff.  Professional Requirements:  The ideal candidate must possess a Master’s Degree and be licensed by the State of Connecticut (LCSW, LPC, or LMFT.  LADC considered, but only combined with the other three approved license types), and have a minimum of 3 years’ experience post licensing.  Consideration will be given to a combination of training, education and experience.

Clinic Safety Staff: Full time 30 hours per week + benefits.  Schedule Determined by Program Need.  The safety staff monitors program area and grounds to ensure safety of all staff and patients during medicating hours.  Assists clinic staff in managing crowds in the lobby and medicating areas during high volume periods.  Provides backup assistance to staff and patients.  Must maintain patient confidentiality at all times.  Professional Requirements:  Minimum 1 year experience in security position with valid CT Guard Card preferred, or equivalent work experience.  Bilingual Spanish preferred.

Clinician 1 or 2:  Full time 37.5 hours per week + benefits.  Schedule Determined by Program Need.  Provide group and individual counseling to patients in our Residential Program through a comprehensive recovery-oriented and trauma-informed treatment process.  Professional Requirements:  Master’s Degree + licensed by the State of CT (LPC, LADC, LCSW, LMFT).  Licensed individuals preferred, but will consider an individual who is within 18 months of receiving a license.

Counselor, Residential:  Full time 37.5 hours per week + benefits.  Schedule Determined by Program Need.  Provides group counseling to patients receiving MH/SA treatment in our Residential Facility through comprehensive recovery-oriented and trauma-informed treatment planning and implementation.  Meets weekly with Clinical Supervisor and/or Program Director to review caseloads, and for clinical supervision and professional development.  Participates in weekly treatment team, counselor and staff meetings to review patient treatment plans and reports to facilitate patient interventions and agency initiatives.  Attendance is punctual and reliable, and necessary absences are planned in advance.  Professional Requirements:  BA or BS in Human Service field, CADAC or CAC Certification + Experience.

Counselor, Outpatient Services:  Full time 37.5 hours per week + benefits.  Schedule Determined by Program Need.  Provides group counseling to patients receiving opioid replacement therapy through comprehensive recovery-oriented and trauma-informed treatment planning and implementation.  Meets weekly with Clinical Supervisor and/or Program Director to review caseloads, and for clinical supervision and professional development.  Participates in weekly treatment team, counselor and staff meetings to review patient treatment plans and reports to facilitate patient interventions and agency initiatives.  Attendance is punctual and reliable, and necessary absences are planned in advance.  Professional Requirements:  BA or BS in Human Service field, CADAC or CAC Certification + Experience.

The APT Foundation maintains an active pool of candidates by accepting resumes for all positions on an ongoing basis.

Last updated Tuesday, August 20, 2019

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