Substance Abuse Professional (Finley)

Aletheia House is looking for an individual to provide behavioral health services to adult men who have have been diagnosed with a substance use disorder, including an opioid use disorder. Area/County Served:  Jefferson County.

Location of Position:             Birmingham, AL

Office Location of Position:  135 Finley Avenue West, Birmingham, AL  35204

Position Summary:
The substance abuse professional provides overnight residential support, supervision, and medical assistance to clients in residential and supportive housing programs.  The substance abuse professional works closely with the treatment services coordinator to accomplish the mission and service goals of Aletheia House.

Primary Responsibilities:

-Ensure safe and proper conduct in the residential program overnight

-Conduct regular security for compliance

-Conduct room inspections and bed checks

-Respond appropriately to emergency situations

-Properly document clients’ night activities in the log and complete necessary assigned documentation
-Perform other duties as assigned by the treatment services coordinator, clinical director, chief operating officer, and/or executive director



-High School Diploma or equivalent required.  If applying as a peer, at least two years in recovery
-Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience preferred

-MAC certification eligibility required within 30 days of hire
-Valid Driver’s License required

-Motor Vehicle Report required


Job Salary:

$15.00 Hourly


Full-time, Non-Exempt

0516 9:30 p.m. – 7:30 a.m., Monday-Thursday (40 Hours) Overnight

0520 2:15 p.m. – 10:15 p.m., Thursday and Friday, 6:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (40 Hours)

Part-time Non-Exempt

0518 A: 7:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Saturday and Sunday (15 Hours)
0518 B: 5:15 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. – Saturday and Sunday (9.5 Hours)

0519 10:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m., Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (overnight) (28 Hours)




Benefits are excellent including health insurance with dental, retirement, paid vacations and paid sick leave.


To Apply:

Individuals who are interested should send a cover letter and resume to:, apply at:, or fax cover letter and resume to 205-203-4843

Please insert in the subject line (SAP-0516, SAP-0518-A or SAP-0518-B, SAP 0519 or SAP-0520).

*Reference job code according to shift preference

* Please include both documents in one attachment to be considered for candidacy.*



Closing Date-Time:

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