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Any and all interested candidates should apply via,


All queries should be directed to:

Marsha Stewart-Wilson, Human Resources Generalist
Center Point DAAC
Drug Abuse Alternatives Center
2403 Professional Drive, Ste. 102 
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Fax: (707) 571-2238

For additional information or questions, please email Marsha Stewart-Wilson, Human Resources Generalist.


If you're selected for an interview, you may fill out this application, print it, and bring with you to your interview.


We are actively seeking applicants interested in gaining valuable experience as an Alcohol & Drug treatment counselor. For newly certified AOD counselors, this is an amazing opportunity to develop personal and professional growth.




Full Charge Bookkeeper

Center Point Inc. is currently seeking an experienced full charge bookkeeper for the agency. Center Point was founded in 1969 by recovering individuals seeking to create a support network to help themselves and others in recovery. The agency was incorporated in 1971 and today offers a range of health and social services to individuals and families across the States of California, and Texas.

Center Point's mission is to provide comprehensive social, educational, vocational, medical, psychological, housing and rehabilitation services to combat social problems such as substance abuse, poverty, unemployment and homelessness.

Under the direction of the Controller, this position is responsible for general accounting tasks including preparing bank reconciliations for the agency and assisting with processing payroll and benefits payments, analyzing accounts and assisting in the preparation of monthly financial statements and monthly billings to funding sources. The Bookkeeper also prepares reports and analysis on a variety of transactions as required by the agency.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities.
  • Summarize details in separate ledgers or computer files and transfer data to general ledger
  • Reconcile and balances accounts.
  • Compiles reports to show statistics, such as cash receipts and expenditures, and other items pertinent to the operation of agency business.
  • Maintain agency financial records and files.
  • Submit wage and hour information to payroll services and review paychecks to ensure wages and deductions are correct.
  • Generate electronic spreadsheet reports as requested.
  • Maintains cash receipts.
  • Maintain equipment inventory and maintenance agreements.
  • Prepares bank reconciliations.
  • Assists agency staff and operations as requested.
  • Interacts with diverse staff in a culturally sensitive manner.
  • Performs other duties as directed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of basic accounting and bookkeeping
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment
  • Ability to manage several complex projects simultaneously
  • High level of computer skills including use of Microsoft Office and Accounting software
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly effective organization and follow up habits
Minimum Qualifications:
A four year degree in accounting or related field from an accredited college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Prior experience working for a non-profit agency is essential. Knowledge of accounting software and electronic spreadsheets required. Experience:
  • Bookkeeping: 3 years (Required)
  • Accounting: 5 years (Required)
Education:
  • Bachelor's (Required)




or fax with subject "Full Charge Bookkeeper" to (707) 571-2238

AOD Counselor

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is currently recruiting for a full time AOD Counselor. Bilingual applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

Counselors assist participants in evaluating needs, develope an individual treatment plan and participate in case management

Qualifications:
  • Alcohol and Drug Certification (California State Approved)
  • Training and work experience should clearly demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of individuals, including adolescents and their families
  • Experience providing services to clients from criminal justice referrals
  • Demonstrate strong organizational and time management skills
  • Experience delivering evidence-based practices.
  • Ability to pass a criminal justice screening process (live-scan)
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and have a clean driving record
  • Knowledge of addiction, case management, crisis intervention, client centered counseling and group facilitation
  • Knowledge of community resources and services is an advantage
  • Flexible hours, and short notice availability is highly preferred
  • Experience working with a mixed gender treatment population
Center Point DAAC is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, bilingual and bi-cultural applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.



or fax with subject "AOD Counselor" to (707) 571-2238

Nurse Practitioner/Physician's Assistant

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center), is seeking a part-time licensed Nurse Practitioner or licensed Physician's Assistant to work in our Methadone Maintenance and Detoxification Program.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

Performs Medical History and Physical Examinations for all clients enrolling in the program; Performs methadone dosing, inventory control and client medication orders as part of the Dispensing Team; Coordinates with Medical Director on intake and initial physician orders; Performs PPD's and conducts follow-ups on positive tests.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

Current license as a Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Practitioner or Physician's Assistant. Education and/or experience demonstrating basic knowledge of addiction and treatment.

26 hours per week, M-F - Early AM's required.

Center Point/DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is an equal opportunity employer.



or fax with subject "Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant" to (707) 571-2238

Client Support Specialist

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is currently recruiting for a full time Client Support Specialist.

Qualifications:
  • Alcohol and Drug Certification or Registration (California State Approved)
  • Must have knowledge of community resources and the ability to navigate through governmental benefits enrollment and other community support systems
  • Must have data entry experience
  • Must have California Driver’s License with proof of insurance
  • Professionalism, punctuality, flexibility and reliability
  • Integrity to handle sensitive information in a confidential manner
  • Good verbal, written and interpersonal skills
Job Responsibilities:
  • Conducts case management activities and services with the multi-disciplinary team
  • Provides information and referrals to community partners and other treatment providers
  • Participate in the coordination of referrals to mental health, primary care, and social services
  • Provide orientation to medication assisted treatment program goals and expectations
  • Ensures that basic needs are met, including clothing, hygiene products, navigation assistance for insurance and other benefits and obtaining identification documents, etc
  • Advocates for and acts as liaison to other community based providers and resources and other benefits, housing, vocation training, and employment opportunities
  • Tracks program admissions and discharges
  • Reviews participant data for Quality Assurance
  • Other duties as assigned


Center Point DAAC is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, bilingual and bi-cultural applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.



or fax with subject "Client Support Specialist" to (707) 571-2238

Assessment Specialist

Center Point DAAC (Drug Abuse Alternatives Center) is currently recruiting for a full time Assessment Specialist. Qualifications:
  • Alcohol and Drug Certification (California State Approved)
  • Three years of program and case management with two years in a supervisory roll
  • Knowledge of drug and alcohol addiction, and the effects of the associated stigma, trauma, STD’s, HIV/AIDS, and other collateral issues
  • Ability to do data entry into various electronic systems
  • Professionalism, punctuality, flexibility and reliability
  • Good verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
Job Responsibilities:
  • Conducts comprehensive screenings and assessments to determine program eligibility
  • Participates in the supervision of the team and provides training on evidence based practices and strategies
  • Conducts outreach with referring agencies, outreach groups, advisory groups and members of various at risk communities
  • Coordinates with medical service providers to ensure clients receive all required medical care
  • Coordinates with mental health service providers to ensure all necessary care and medication is provided
  • Other duties as assigned
Center Point DAAC is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, bilingual and bi-cultural applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.



or fax with subject "Assessment Specialist" to (707) 571-2238

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It is BIOGENETIC

  • You don't choose to acquire it.
  • A family history of drug/alcohol problems puts you at greater risk.
It is a PRIMARY Illness
  • If you have chemical dependency, it's not a symptom of some other problem.
  • If you have chemical dependency and other problems, your chemical dependency will interfere with treatment for other problems unless the chemical dependency is also treated.
It is a CHRONIC Illness
  • It won't go away because you ignore it, don't like it or don't want to believe you have it.
  • It's not "just a phase".
It is a PROGRESSIVE Illness
  • Without treatment it will eventually get worse.
  • It usually gets worse more quickly for women and young people.
If left Untreated, Addiction can be FATAL
  • Drinking and driving
  • Overdose/alcohol poisoning
  • Disease
  • Organ Failure
  • Violence
  • Suicide

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Center Point DAAC - 2403 Professional Drive Santa Rosa, CA 95403
(877) 888-DAAC(3222) or (707) 544-3295