Position:       Counselor Trainee/Call-in Technician

Employment:          call in (grant based)

Salary Range:          $10.00/per hr

Supervisor: Residential Technician/Program Director

Nature of Work:

Responsible for assisting in providing effective and holistic counseling experience for clients and their families under the direct supervision of a counselor

Nature and Purpose:

  • Work in the 5th Generation Healing Center providing services to clients
  • Will conduct dependency screening, assessments, and evaluations under supervision
  • Will conduct and assist in individual and group counseling sessions to include        scheduling, establishing therapeutic relationships, assessing motivations, interpreting group dynamics, and encouraging growth producing behavior
  • Will participate in treatment planning to identify problem areas and define special need and assist clients in meeting treatment goals and objectives
  • Will have treatment activities of clients and assist with education and therapy to change attitudes and behaviors as established through treatment planning
  • Will attend staff meetings and present information such as client progress and caseload
  • Will attend workshops and other trainings to increase knowledge and skills
  • Will record treatment activity and progress through writing and dictation
  • Will chart activities, review treatment, and prepare reports
  • Will assist licensed addiction counselors as needed and perform other duties as assigned by supervisor

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Extensive knowledge of principles, practices, and techniques used in the treatment of      chemical dependency
  • Extensive knowledge of the habits and personality traits of chemical dependent persons
  • Thorough knowledge of the program and its various services for client care, treatment, and rehabilitation

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must possess a High School Diploma
  • Knowledge for the need of confidentiality
  • Must be willing to obtain a Certification for Chemical Dependency
  • Individuals must have five years of continued recovery in sobriety
  • Must show proof of valid Driver’s License and insurance.
  • Must pass Background Checks upon hire.
  • Must pass drug test.


How to apply:

Submit complete application and resume to:

Personnel Department

Turtle Mountain Tribe

P.O. Box 900

  Belcourt, North Dakota   58316

Also submit copies of Diploma and official copies of transcripts from colleges, if applicable. Proof of Indian Preference (if applied).

For more information contact Human Resource Department at (701)477-2600.

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