Assistant Director of Clinton/Jackson Clinical Services

December 14, 2017
Agency : 
Area Substance Abuse Council
Position Title: 
Assistant Director of Clinton/Jackson Clinical Services
Job Description: 

The Assistant Director of Clinton/Jackson Clinical Services is responsible for managing and supervising all King House operations and assist with the other clinical services in Clinton and Jackson counties.


  • Responsible for assisting Director of Clinton/Jackson Clinical Services in file reviews
  • Responsible for completing monthly report for King House program
  • Responsible for day to day program needs of the King House program
  • Schedule and supervise patient support staff and operation of King House
  • Completes King House assessments, screens referrals, admits patients, and provides individual and group counseling services
  • Maintain the King House waiting and referral lists
  • Recruits patients, referrals, and scheduling patients admission into the King House program
  • Attend community meetings, develops and maintaining relationships with referral sources, community service providers, organizations, and contract providers
  • Other duties as assigned by Director of Clinton/Jackson Clinical Services.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Substance Abuse Counseling, Social Work, Human Services, Counseling or related field; a certified or licensed counselor.  
  • Knowledge: Thorough knowledge of therapies, techniques, and modalities of substance abuse treatment: thorough knowledge of substance and their effects on the body; ability to effectively manage time; ability to communicate effectively; thorough knowledge of various theories and techniques in working with diverse populations; ability to prepare clear, concise, and accurate reports; and thorough knowledge of techniques involving the evaluation of counseling skills.
  • Experience: A minimum of 3 years of experience in a substance abuse or behavioral health program and at least 2 years management experience supervising, hiring and evaluating staff.
  • Strong management skills
  • Professional attitude and attire, dependable, reliable, role model and flexible
  • Ability to work on a daily basis utilizing standard office equipment
  • Ability to use computer system, software and to work well with technology Ability to use independent judgment, analytical/decision-making skills, verbal and written communication skills, human relations skills, team working skills, and organizational skills.

This position consists of frequent sitting and/or standing for extended periods of time 

Application Procedure: 

Send resume and application to:

Area Substance Abuse Council

Attn: Gabe Gluba

Director of Clinton/Jackson Clinical Services

250 20th Avenue, Suite 250

Clinton, IA 52732

Or submit by email to Please note in the subject line Assistant Director of Clinton/Jackson Clinical Services.