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FADAA's Job Board is a listing of job openings in the substance abuse field in Florida. See instructions for information on how to post a vacancy at your organization.

The application for positions with FADAA can be downloaded here: FADAA Job Application.

Disclaimer notice: All job posting content is provided by the soliciting organization. Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association is not responsible for missing or inaccurate data.



Broward County Sheriff’s Office
Ft. Lauderdale

Position Title: Treatment Counselor - Grant
Salary $48,825.82 annually

Job Description:

Under direction, the purpose of the position is to provide professional substance abuse/mental health treatment relating to victims, social service, addiction, and crisis intervention for clients/inmates of the Broward Sheriff's Office Department of Community Programs. Employees in this classification perform specialized and professional treatment work of a rehabilitative nature. Position is responsible for interviewing, counseling, evaluating, assessing, and providing substance abuse, mental health, crisis-intervention and follow-up counseling to clients/inmates participating in treatment programs. Performs related work as directed.

Minimum Requirements:

  1. Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Sociology, Behavioral Science, or related field.
  2. Three (3) years of full-time, paid experience in substance abuse counseling work
  3. State Certified Master's Level Addiction Professional certification (MCAP) or State Certified Addictions Professional certification (CAP) or State Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Professional certification (CCJAP) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) or State Licensed Psychologist at time of hire.
  4. Experience working with persons utilizing Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT) is required.
  5. Proficiency in English and conversational Spanish is strongly desired.
  6. An equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered. Such experience must be clearly documented for consideration.

This is a one year, grant funded employment contract position. Continued employment is contingent upon the continued receipt of adequate grant funding. Selected candidates will be contract employees with the terms and conditions of such employment set forth in a contract between Broward Sheriff’s Office (BSO) and the selected candidates. Contract employees will not be entitled to the same rights and benefits as permanent employees. BSO shall have the right to modify pay or benefits at any time due to the increased benefit costs, budgetary or grant funding reductions or other fiscal problems/restraints. In addition, the contract can be terminated at any time for any reason.

Please apply at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/browardsheriff
Closing Date: Open until position filled



Florida Alcohol & Drug Abuse Association
Tallahassee, FL

Senior Director for Behavioral Health Policy

The Florida Behavioral Health Association is seeking a highly skilled professional with extensive expertise in Medicaid, behavioral health policy, behavioral medicine, mental health, and/or substance use disorders to lead the Association's health policy initiatives. Key duties include leadership in promoting healthcare implementation and integration; building relationships with healthcare agencies, managed care organizations, health plans, and insurers; and leading the Associations' efforts to promote robust behavioral health services in various health care delivery systems. Specific duties include:

  • Serve as the policy lead on all issues related to healthcare reform, integration of behavioral health into healthcare systems, and the promotion of behavioral medicine as an essential component of healthcare.
  • Lead initiatives related to Medicaid policy, service expansion, and revenue maximization.
  • Guide the Association's activities related to the implementation of mental health/substance use disorder services into AHCA's managed care initiatives and care delivery guidelines.
  • Lead efforts to develop collaborative partnerships with healthcare partners such as the Florida Hospital Association and the Florida Association of Health Plans.
  • Lead Association activities related to the integration of behavioral health services into health plans, Accountable Care Organizations, commercial insurance, and other healthcare delivery systems.
  • Provide support and leadership to the Health Care Division of the Association.
  • Advise on legislation related to behavioral health and behavioral medicine; promote policy and legislation that supports providers of behavioral health services.
  • Inform members of federal/state initiatives and funding opportunities related to behavioral health.
  • Provide guidance to Association operations and projects related to healthcare including relevant communication activities and publications.
  • Guide the activities of healthcare consultants and staff working on the Association's healthcare initiatives.

Education/Skills Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in a related health field and a minimum of five years' experience in behavioral health policy and/or behavioral medicine. Medicaid experience is desired. Strong verbal, written, and organizational skills and the ability to work in fast-paced environment.

Personnel Relationships:
Reports to the President/CEO

To apply: Complete the FADAA Job Application form located at www.fadaa.org under View Jobs on the Job Board link. Submit the completed application with a cover letter including salary requirements to: FADAA at 2868 Mahan Drive, Suite 1, Tallahassee, FL 32308, or via e-mail at hr@fadaa.org, or by fax to (850) 878-6584.

The Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace. Screening tests for illegal drug use are required as a condition for employment. E-verify of proof of eligible employment to work in the U.S. is also required for employment.



Florida Alcohol & Drug Abuse Association
Tallahassee, FL

Senior Director of Contracts and Professional Services

The Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association is seeking a highly skilled and motivated professional to provide leadership/oversight in managing the Association's portfolio of training activities and service contracts. Key duties include contract development and oversight; management of professional development activities including webinars, workshops, conferences; coordinating technical assistance activities including evidence based practice fidelity reviews; leading research initiatives; and management of the Medication Assisted Treatment program. Specific duties include:

  • Leading and supervising a team of skilled professionals delivering training and technical assistance activities.
  • Providing oversight to all FADAA contract/grant operations, including fiscal and personnel issues as well as related written communications.
  • Leadership in the development and monitoring of contract deliverables.
  • Serving as liaison to various contract/funding sources.
  • Provide direct oversight for contract/partner funded services and negotiate federal, state and partner contracts.
  • Grant writing and proposal development.
  • Maintain knowledge and inform members of federal/state initiatives and funding opportunities.
  • Coordination of FADAA special projects and leadership to ad hoc workgroups as assigned.
  • Planning and guiding the development and delivery of professional development activities including distance learning, workshops, webinars, and conferences.

Education/Skills Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in a related health field; a minimum of five years' experience in behavioral health, and five years of experience in the development/management of state contracts. Strong verbal, written, organizational, and supervisory skills and the ability to successfully work in a fast-paced environment.

Personnel Relationships:
Reports to the Executive Director; responsible for supervision of Directors of Training, Prevention, Research and Practice Improvement, Distance Learning/Registrar, and OSCA and DCF MAT programs.

To apply: Complete the FADAA Job Application form located at www.fadaa.org under View Jobs on the Job Board link. Submit the completed application with a cover letter including salary requirements to: FADAA at 2868 Mahan Drive, Suite 1, Tallahassee, FL 32308, or via e-mail at hr@fadaa.org, or by fax to (850) 878-6584.

The Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace. Screening tests for illegal drug use are required as a condition for employment. E-verify of proof of eligible employment to work in the U.S. is also required for employment.


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