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Employment Opportunities

MORGANTON, NC

MARION, NC

Hickory, NC

SPRUCE PINE, NC

Adult Services Director Outpatient Therapist - Child Transition Management Peer Support School Based Clinician
Individual Support Specialist Day Treatment QP
Critical Time Intervention Peer Support PT Residential Coach  
Critical Time Intervention QP
ACTT Substance Abuse Counselor

 

ONGOING LISTINGS:

 

 

Resume must include degree earned (major & minor), graduation month & year, relevant employment dates including month and year, and populations served. Please email a detailed resume to opportunities@caringalternative.com.

 

(Due to the high volume of candidates received we request no calls please)

 

A Caring Alternative, LLC is a nationally CARF accredited service provider with facilities in Morganton, Marion and Asheville, NC. We provide an array services to Alexander, Buncombe, Burke, Catawba, Caldwell, and McDowell Counties, which consist of Assisted Family Living, Assertive Community Treatment Team, Community Support Team, Day Treatment, Integrated Care, Intensive In-Home, Medication Management, Outpatient Therapy, and Therapeutic Foster Care. 

 

We are CARF accredited and CABHA certified.

 

CURRENT OPENINGS:

We are currently seeking to fill the following positions within the agency:

     

  • CRITICAL TIME INTERVENTION PEER SUPPORT SPECIALIST - MORGANTON, NC
    • Seeking a part time Certified Peer Support Specialist Qualified Professional to provide various services to individuals with severe mental health and/or co-occurring conditions as part of the Critical Time Intervention team. This individual will work as a part of a team serving clients in Burke county and the surrounding areas. 
    • Certified Peer Support Specialist and  2 years of post-degree professional experience required
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  • CRITICAL TIME INTERVENTION QP - MORGANTON, NC
    • Seeking a full time Critical Time Intervention Qualified Professional to provide various services to individuals with severe mental health and/or co-occuring conditions as part of the Critical Time Intervention team. This individual will work as a part of a team serving clients in Burke county and the surrounding areas.
    •  A Bachelor's degree in Special Education, Psychology, Social Work or closely related Human Services area and 2 years post-degree professional experience with MH population served
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  • ADULT SERVICES DIRECTOR - MORGANTON, NC
    • Seeking an Adult Services Director to oversee services in Morgnaton, North Carolina. The Adult Services Director oversees all services provided for assigned departments and provides supervision to all staff within those departments. This position is responsible for developing and monitoring the implementation of department programs.
    • Required: Bachelors degree in Special Education, Psychology, Sociol Work, or Closely Related Human Services. Four (4) years post-degree professional experience with the adult mental health populatio. Two (2) years supervisory experience within mental health services 
    • Preferred: Masters Degree and current NC Licensure as LCSW, LCSWA, LPC, LPCA, LCAS, LCASA, LMFT, LMFTA
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  • INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT SPECIALIST - MORGANTON, NC
    • A Caring Alternative is seeking an Individual Support Specialist in Morganton, NC to work as a member of a team dedicated to the development and individual growth of consumers within the community.
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  • ACTT SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR - MORGANTON, NC
    • Seeking a full time Substance Abuse Counselor to work as a member of an established Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) in Morganton, North Carolina. ACTT is a team dedicated to reducing and eliminating the symptoms of severe mental illness and to enhance the individuals quality of life
    • Bachelors degree (Masters preferred) in Psychology, Social Work, or closely related Human Services area and 2 years of post degree adult mental health experience.
    • LCAS/LCASA or CSAC
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  • OUTPATIENT THERAPIST CHILD - MARION, NC
    • Seeking a full time therapist. This position provides intensive clinical therapeutic services to children with identified mental health or substance abuse diagnosis.
    • Must have NC Licensure as an LCSW, LCSWA, LPC, LPCA, LCASA ,LMFT or LMFTA with 1+ year clinical experience in child mental health.
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  • SCHOOL BASED CLINICIAN - SPRUCE PINE, NC
    • Seeking a full-time licensed professional or provisionally licensed professional to provide intensive therapeutic services to youth who have identified behavioral health symptoms. Service delivery will occur in a within the Mitchell County School System.
    • Must have NC Licensure as an LCSW, LCSWA, LPC, LPCA, LCASA ,LMFT or LMFTA with 1+ year clinical experience in child mental health.
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  • RESIDENTIAL COACH - MARION, NC
    • Seeking a full-time direct care staff to work as a Residential Coach in Marion, NC providing person-centered focused services that respond to the need of children and their caregivers. As a Residential Coach, you will provide emotional, physical and daily living care for youths (ages 6-20) with behavioral health needs in a group home setting. Must be kind, patient, reliable and dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of children. Experience is helpful, but we will train the right candidate.
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  • TRANSITION MANAGEMENT PEER SUPPORT SPECIALIST - MORGANTON, NC
    • Seeking a Certified Peer Support Specialist Qualified Professional to provide various services to individuals with severe mental health and/or co-occurring conditions as part of the Transition Management team. This individual will work as a part of a team serving clients in Burke county and the surrounding areas. 
    • Certified Peer Support Specialist and 2 years of post-degree professional experience required
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A Caring Alternative, LLC is also accepting applications and/or resumes for the following as we plan for future growth. A timeframe for the availability of these positions is unknown.

ONGOING LISTINGS:

  • Part Time Peer Support Specialist (Morganton, NC)
    • Seeking several P/T Certified Peer Supports to provide various services to the adult mental health population. Experience with the population served is preferred as well as a working knowledge of the resources available within the local communities. Must be certified. 
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  • Licensed Professional
    • Seeking individuals who are licensed or provisionally licensed with LPC, LCAS, LCSW, LMFT to work within a variety of services such as ACTT, OPT, and SCHOOL BASED PROGRAMS. Individuals would work in collaberation with their teams to provide exceptional care to consumers and their families.
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-All applicants must be deeply committed to high quality of care for the client.

-Many positions require travel on a daily basis in the local community in order to provide skill building and supportive counseling and to assist the consumer to develop critical daily living and coping skills.

 

All individuals must meet these additional requirements…

  • Must have clean driving record and current NC driver’s license.
  • Must have successful criminal background check and two satisfactory references. 

 

A Caring Alternative prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of race, national origin, ancestry, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran or draft status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, or associational/political preference.

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