Press Release

This is a new and unique opportunity in Bartholomew County. Applications are now being accepted for a Jail Addiction Treatment Program Coordinator. This individual will be responsible for creating a full drug treatment program within the Bartholomew County Jail to help people move forward in their lives. 

This is a new position and will focus on creating a brand new program and maintaining the program as it grows.  The successful candidate will also provide group counseling that is based on cognitive behavioral therapy programming. 

This position requires a Master’s Degree or equivalent social services discipline with 3 years post graduate work experience.  Possession of a license in one of the following:  LCSW, LMHC, with certification as an addiction specialist and/or LCAC.

The position will require the successful candidate to counsel inmates and help them: with their addiction, finding jobs, developing life skills, parenting skills, leadership development, communication skills and family education. 

The successful candidate will use his/her skills and experience to create, develop, and implement a program from its beginning stages.   There will also be opportunities to provide educational programs. 

If you are interested in more information or if you, or someone you know, is interested in this position or please contact Kim Rocker:
Call: 812-565-5721
Email: krocker@bartholomew.in.gov
Visit: http://www.bartholomew.in.gov/job-opening.html