Directly supervise and stabilize substance abuse clients in the detox unit and report to the Registered Nurse. Clients are under medically managed care and have a treatment stay of up to 10 days depending on the withdrawal protocol and/or doctor recommendation. Be under the direct supervision of Director of Nursing or designee.

Job Description:

  • Facilitate focal group discussion sessions, including Step 1 of the 12 steps.
  • Attend all scheduled meetings of staff.
  • Report any concerns and/or client behavior to the appropriate staff member (i.e. Registered Nurse, Clinician, Supervisor, House Manager).
  • Oversee the cleanliness of the units, including room cleaning upon discharge of client and ensure the proper use of equipment and supplies.
  • Serve as a member of the assigned team and participate in all team meetings and activities.
  • Exercise confidentiality in keeping with the professional Code of Conduct, HIPAA and within the framework of the law.
  • Deliver exceptional client service consistently to every client.
  • Serve as a role model and demonstrate positive guest relations in representing the agency.
  • Assume other related responsibilities as delegated by management.
  • Work as a team player with staff members.
  • Follow direction of the Registered Nurse within the unit.
  • This position is per diem.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work hours prescribed and any additional hours-deemed necessary for the responsibilities assigned. Overtime may be required.
  • Supervise and manage the behavior of the residents and provide appropriate behavioral interventions.
  • Implement therapeutic activities and facilitate development of independent living skills.
  • Consult with other staff members and plan daily therapeutic direction for designated shift.


  • High school diploma.
  • Educated in behavioral management techniques.
  • CPR training or complete within three months.

Reviewed for Medical & Clinical Accuracy by tom

Job Category: Medical Staff
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Marlboro Township NJ

Apply for this position

Allowed Type(s): .pdf, .doc, .docx