Program Administrator (Pier/Drug Court)

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Sep 20, 2021
Full Time Court Administration Project Management
  • Salary: $22.57 - $25.42 Hourly USD

Job Description


All Charleston County Employees, as a condition of employment must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide their vaccination card.

Seeking a dynamic leader for a Program Administrator position in a large substance use disorder treatment agency. This position supervises a drug treatment program in the jail and oversees clinical services for drug court.

Continuation of employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funding from service, program and agency earnings.

HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $22.57 - $25.42


Duties and Responsibilities

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Clinical and Administrative oversight and management of the substances use disorder treatment services; including facilitating clinical services as necessary;
  • Supervision of a the clinical staff - to include numerous human resource functions;
  • CQI and ongoing program development;
  • Insuring adherence to various regulatory and accrediting bodies (CARF, DHEC, DSS, DAODAS, Medicaid, etc.);
  • Providing opportunities for the professional growth of clinicians supervised;
  • On-call;
  • Collaboration with other internal and external clinical service and behavioral health programs;
  • Utilizing EMR and software;
  • All duties associated with being an Essential County Employee during periods of emergency (assisting with evacuations, assisting at community shelters, etc.).

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education/Qualifications:

  • Position requires a Master's Degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or a related field, supplemented by at least 5 years of experience in counseling/case management or as a Program Supervisor.
  • Must obtain a APSC Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC) credential within 3 years of hire;
  • South Carolina licensure in professional counseling, addiction counseling, or social work highly preferred;
  • Previous experience as a supervisor and/or possession of the ADC credential or Clinical Supervisor credential is highly preferred.
  • Knowledge of MAT and several practiced therapies and counseling techniques, particularly those that are evidenced based, is required;
  • Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication and computer skills are essential;
  • Must possess a valid SC driver's license.
  • Spanish Speaking candidates highly desired.
Closing Date/Time: 1/2/2022 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map