Ascension Health Counselor - Student Assistance in Binghamton, New York

Job ID: 249752

Counselor - Student Assistance

Binghamton, New York

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Counselor - Student Assistance

City, State: Binghamton, NY

Location: 184 Court Street

Department: MEE Foundation Prevention Coun

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 40 Hours, Weekly

About Us

Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Counselor - Student Assistance provides behavioral health counseling services.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducts patient assessments and establishes therapy treatment goals.

  • Administers individual and group therapy. Maintains thorough and confidential records of observations.

  • Evaluates progress and effectiveness of therapy interventions.

  • Provides patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic activities in the community.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Professional Certification specializing in Prevention credentialed from the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services obtained within 36 Months (3 years) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Bachelor's Level Degree

  • Bachelor’s Degree in human services, social sciences, education, health or public administration required and 2 years experience desirable OR Master’s Degree and 1 year of experience in health or human service, education or substance abuse program.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.

To apply later, return to the Employment page at www.lourdes.com . Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

• Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905

• Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.