Support Specialist (Wraparound) - Greensboro, NC

Do you have in interest in working with North Carolina's leader in children's behavioral healthcare? Alexander Youth Network needs you!

Why Join Alexander Youth Network?

Founded in 1888, Alexander Youth Network is the leading provider of children's mental and behavioral health in North Carolina and serves over 10,000 children and youth adults annually. Headquartered in Charlotte with service locations in the central, western, and Southern Piedmont regions of the state, Alexander combined a variety of treatment programs into a complete Service Array, to meet the need of our clients - wherever they are.

Our services include:

  • Diagnostic Outpatient Services

  • Community-based Programs

  • Substance Use Treatment

  • Day Treatment

  • Residential Treatment

In addition to our mental health services, our programs under The Relatives (Mecklenburg) and Youth Focus (Guilford) serve youth and young adults in crisis through transitional living programs, crisis centers, a resource center in Charlotte, and a maternity home in Greensboro.

To learn more about services, please visit www.alexanderyouth.network.org.

Youth Focus is now Alexander Youth Network!! Alexander Youth Network is seeking candidates to act a Support Specialist in our Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program (SAIOP) also known as the HYPE program. In this program, teens ages 12-18 will participate in a series of individual, group, and family counseling sessions to identify triggers and underlying draws to substance use. At Alexander, we adhere to The Seven Challenges Model to help adolescents and teens to evaluate their life goals, personal challenges, and empower them to make the appropriate lifestyle changes. While in the SAIOP individuals work through challenges with family and natural support systems to identify strategies for long term success. *Must be able to attend two-week paid orientation. To learn more about our services and to apply, please visit www.alexanderyouthnetwork.org.

What You Would Do

Alexander Youth Network is seeking a Support Specialist in our Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program (SAIOP) in Greensboro, NC. This is a part-time position (Mon, Wed, and Fri, 2:30pm-7:30pm). The candidate will provide, coordinate, and monitor a variety of direct care therapeutic activities for clients in an outpatient treatment environment. The candidate will also be responsible for transportation services for program participants using the agency vehicle and maintaining the clients in a clean and safe environment. Offers appropriate intervention services; Pay rate is $14/hour.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma is required. B.A. /B.S. in a related human service field preferred. Four years Mental Health and/or Substance use experience is preferred.

What We Offer

Alexander offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Medical with Employer-Sponsored HRA

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • 401(k) with Employer Match

  • Employer-Paid Life, AD&D, STD, and LTD

  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays

  • Employee Recognition Programs

  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) at no cost

  • Discounts and Perks such as AAA, credit union membership, and more!

Alexander youth network provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment and complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities