Careers

Careers

Your career at The Walker Center is full of opportunities to make a difference in others’ lives and be a part of positive change. Each day you will work with people who value honesty, unity, integrity, and compassion. By joining our team, your individual strengths and talents will shape a unique career path with The Walker Center, inspired by our mission to offer the hope, help, and healing essential for recovery from chemical dependency and co-occurring mental health disorders.

To apply for one of the job openings listed below, please submit your information via the application links under each posting or email your cover letter, resume, and three letters of recommendation to asa@thewalkercenter.org. Please use the following subject line format: “[Job Title] – [Your name]”.

LCPC, LPC, LCSW - Twin Falls- PRN

LCPC, PC, LCSW to provide comprehensive diagnostic assessments as needed.

Apply for the LCPC, LPC, LCSW - Twin Falls- PRN position

Night Housekeeper- Full Time- Gooding Idaho

Full time night house keeper Sunday through Thursday from 9:00pm to 5:00am.
The night housekeeper will ensure a high quality of clean environmental service is provided within the Walker Center. They will be aware of and initiates proper cleaning procedures for contaminated areas. Is responsible for following cleaning to be done on time and by daily schedules. Knowledge of practicing safety precautions, responsible for preparing client rooms for new occupancy, and overall responsibility for creating a clean and comfortable environment for clients and staff.

Apply for the Night Housekeeper- Full Time- Gooding Idaho position

Client Support Specialist- Full Time / Part Time - Gooding Idaho

Part Time Client Support Specialist for mostly weekend shifts.

The primary responsibility of the Client Support Specialist is for the comfort, safety and welfare of the clients. The Client Support Specialist works under the overall direction of the Director of Client Support Services.

REQUIREMENTS AND RESPONSIBILITY:
1. High school graduate/GED preferred. Individual will learn as a result of on-the-job training.
2. Must be physically fit and able to work with people in a friendly, caring manner.
3. Must have a valid Idaho ID or driver’s license.
4. A history of responsible full-time employment preferred.
5. Minimum of two years with no history of substantial evidence of alcohol or other drug use prior to time of employment.
6. Maintain a safe environment for the clients and staff while on duty.
7. Conduct yourself as a positive role model for the good of the Walker Center.
8. Willing to work a variety of shifts to fill Walker Center needs. Show up to work on time and ready for your shift leaving behind your personal problems.
9. Able to pass medications as ordered by Medical Staff.
10. While at work you are to stay on the assigned side except specific task/duty requires.
11. Be aware of clients’ activities and whereabouts when they are out of group.
12. Compile a shift report that will be used at the end of the day for the email.
13. Use “Unconditioned Positive Regard” to anyone connected with the Walker Center.
14. Must successfully complete pre-hire requirements including a criminal background check, UA and TB test.

Apply for the Client Support Specialist- Full Time / Part Time - Gooding Idaho position

Yoga Instructor - Part Time- Gooding Idaho

The Yoga Instructor provides small and large group yoga classes . Classes focus on increased range of motion, breath work, and basic asanas (positions) for endurance, balance, strength and flexibility.

Certification showing formal yoga teacher training required.

Apply for the Yoga Instructor - Part Time- Gooding Idaho position

Counselor- Full Time / Part Time- Gooding

REQUIREMENTS:
a. CADC certification/ACADC, QP per IDAPA certification or equivalent.
b. Two (2) years experience treating chemically-dependent individuals using individual and group counseling techniques.
c. Physical and emotional health adequate to perform duties.
d. If recovering from chemical dependency, a minimum of two years continuous sobriety upon hire.

Assumes responsibility as primary counselor for Substance Use Disorder and Co-occurring clients
Complete client evaluation based on assessment of their needs and complete diagnosis based on DSM IV Axis I-V criteria and level of care placement based on ASAM Criteria.Complete individualized treatment planning with clients including initial, on-going, continuing care and discharge plan. Complete referral and discharge planning with client and family, and oversee referral completion. Complete timely utilization reviews (or communicate needs to supervisor or treatment team). Complete individual, group, and family counseling sessions which address the individual needs of the client, including relapse prevention. Prepare and complete all necessary documentation and record keeping. Prepare and conduct lectures on substance use disorders and co-occurring disorders. Maintain knowledge and adhere to The Walker Center policies and procedures. Participate as an effective and contributing member of the counseling team. Demonstrate knowledge and competency related to confidentiality and ethical standards of the counseling profession.

Apply for the Counselor- Full Time / Part Time- Gooding position

All Walker Center employment opportunities are subject to pre-hire requirements, including but not limited to a criminal background check, pre-employment drug testing, and TB testing.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
It is the policy of The Walker Center not to discriminate against any employee or any applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, handicap, sex, physical condition, developmental disability, sexual orientation, or national origin. This policy shall include, but not be limited to, the following: recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, compensation, selection for training including apprenticeship, layoff, and termination. The Walker Center is an equal opportunity employer.

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
  • Vacation/Paid time off
  • Simple IRA retirement plan
  • Paid holidays
  • Bereavement leave