Goochland County, VA, USA Req #2646
Friday, May 20, 2022

*This position is currently offering a $5,000 bonus (payable after 12 months of employment.)*


Location: The Virginia Correctional Center for Women is located in Goochland, VA. This program utilizes the therapeutic community model while blending gender responsive and cognitive restructuring approaches.


We are specifically looking for applicants who desire to work within a team-oriented culture, act with integrity, support colleagues, and promote an atmosphere of trust, where the diversity of clients and co-workers is valued, and creates a sense of belonging. At Spectrum, we want our staff to have the opportunity to do what they do best every day and ensure our mission, vision, and values align with their passion and purpose.


Schedule: Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 4:30 pm with a 1 hour lunch break. (Schedule is subject to change due to business need.)


Pay Rate: $21.63/hr. Candidates with a CSAC, CADC, or equivalent license/certification are eligible for a salary up to a maximum of $55,000.


The Counselor is responsible for:

  • Facilitating group programming and meetings, individual counseling sessions, case management services, and clinical documentation.
  • Conducting comprehensive assessments and individual treatment plans within established timeframes.
  • Participating in multi-disciplinary treatment planning, case reviews, and conferences.
  • Working closely with the Virginia Department of Corrections personnel to ensure quality delivery of services and promote a healing environment where people with substance use disorders can learn to live in recovery as returning citizens.



  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Services field is required.
  • State certification as a Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC) in the state of Virginia or similar certification/license recognized by the Virginia Board of Professional Counselors is required within two (2) years of signing job description.  
  • Must provide proof of COVID vaccination or, as an alternative, appropriate documentation that will support either a medical or religious exemption



  • Health, dental, vision insurance
  • 401k with company contribution
  • Paid time off 
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Discounts of wide array of services/entertainment 

Other details

  • Job Family Counselor
  • Job Function Counselor
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $21.63
  • Max Hiring Rate $26.44
Location on Google Maps
  • Goochland County, VA, USA