Careers

Careers

Working at The Walker Center is more than just a job, each day is full of opportunities to make a difference in people’s lives. Here, you’ll work with exceptional people who value honesty, resilience and teamwork, and are united in making a real difference. This is the place to build a rewarding career. We welcome your applying to join our team today.

Career Opportunities

LPN/RN - Full Time- Gooding

Reviews medical charts for new physician orders and medication changes.Administers staff TB tests as requested. Triage/review medical needs of clients to determine if need to be seen by physician.Train Client Support Specialists regarding compliance with medication administration including consistency with vitals, CIWAS, and COWS.Review medical “flags” upon admission or during inquiry process to approve admissions based on exclusion criteria. Takes phone calls from Client Support Specialists if Director of Client Support Services is not available. Coordinates medical information/orders from the Medical Director. Scheduling Doctor Time for clients.Completes End of detoxification assessment summary. Review of pills and MAR after admission for accuracy and identify medications. Weekly chart reviews of Physicians, nurses, and Client Support Specialists documentation in Accucare for completeness of notes, effectively relays information that pertains to medical needs, and is understandable. Monthly chart review of documentation. Insurance Calls for detox, Treatment plan development in ASAM Dimensions 1& 2.Serves as member if Quality Assurance Committee and reports quarterly on indicators.HIV, STD, & Hepatitis Programs including client education and testing.

REQUIREMENTS: RN or LPN licensure & must pass pre-hire requirements including a Criminal Background check, UA and TB test. Experience in addiction treatment preferred but willing to train the right qualified candidate.

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Night House Keeper -Full Time - Gooding

To ensure a high quality of clean environmental service is provided within the Walker Center. Is aware of and initiates proper cleaning procedures for contaminated areas. Is responsible for cleaning to be done on time for daily schedules. Knowledge of practicing safety precautions, responsible for preparing client rooms for new occupancy. Physical and emotional health adequate to perform duties. If in recovery from chemical dependency, a minimum of two years continuous sobriety upon hire. We are an equal opportunity provider and employer in Idaho.
TB test, Drug Screen, and Criminal Background Check required with employment offer.

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Outpatient Business Office Clerk-Full Time- Twin Falls

Performs all secretarial, receptionist and clerical duties. Answer incoming phone calls. Take messages and direct them appropriately. Interview people coming into the office and direct them to the appropriate person. Type all correspondence, as necessary, for Counselors, also the ability to compose correspondence, as necessary, for Counselors. Maintain an ample filing system. Should be knowledgeable and able to, in absence of Counselors, arrange appointments with clients and counselors and complete inquiry form. Accountable for Petty Cash Fund, keeping it in balance and applying for reimbursement when needed.

Responsible for assuring that proper authorization has been received and is accurate and on file for any clients admitted. Keep track of all payments collected and responsible for deposit.

REQUIREMENTS: Good oral and written communications skills and ability to interact effectively with people. Knowledge and understanding of chemically dependent people and their families. Aware of all Twelve Step Programs in order to respond to client’s questions. Ability to use independent judgment and initiative in compliance with facility and corporate goals and philosophy. Typing, calculator, English composition, and accurate spelling skills.Physical and emotional health adequate to perform duties. If in recovery from chemical dependency, a minimum of two years continuous sobriety upon hire. We are an equal opportunity provider and employer in Idaho.
TB test, Drug Screen, and Criminal Background Check required with employment offer.

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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.

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Business Office Clerk-Full Time-Gooding

Performs all secretarial, receptionist and clerical duties. Answer incoming phone calls. Take messages and direct them appropriately. Interview people coming into the office and direct them to the appropriate person. Type all correspondence, as necessary, for Counselors, also the ability to compose correspondence, as necessary, for Counselors. Maintain an ample filing system. Should be knowledgeable and able to, in absence of Counselors, arrange appointments with clients and counselors and complete inquiry form. Accountable for Petty Cash Fund, keeping it in balance and applying for reimbursement when needed.

Responsible for assuring that proper authorization has been received and is accurate and on file for any clients admitted. Keep track of all payments collected and responsible for deposit.

REQUIREMENTS: Good oral and written communications skills and ability to interact effectively with people. Knowledge and understanding of chemically dependent people and their families. Aware of all Twelve Step Programs in order to respond to client’s questions. Ability to use independent judgment and initiative in compliance with facility and corporate goals and philosophy. Typing, calculator, English composition, and accurate spelling skills.Physical and emotional health adequate to perform duties. If in recovery from chemical dependency, a minimum of two years continuous sobriety upon hire. We are an equal opportunity provider and employer in Idaho.
TB test, Drug Screen, and Criminal Background Check required with employment offer.

Apply for the Business Office Clerk-Full Time-Gooding position

Walker Center is an equal opportunity employer and provider in Idaho.
It is the policy of the Walker Center to provide equal opportunities regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, veteran, gender, age, or handicap status, except when bona fide occupational qualifications exist.

Our Mission

At the Walker Center, our mission as a non-profit organization is to provide a comprehensive range of chemical dependency treatment services, which deliver quality, cost effectiveness and accessibility in a superior atmosphere of healing that promotes a clear vision of honesty, open-mindedness and willingness in order for all those we serve to continually make progress toward self-discovery and truthful awareness.

Our benefits include:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Vacation/Paid Time off
  • Simple IRA retirement plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement Leave