Providence Health & Services Licensed Addiction Counselor in Polson, Montana


Providence is calling a Licensed Addiction Counselor (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, Full-Time) to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Perform services involving the assessment, planning and implementation of counseling and education services provided on this treatment unit.

  • Be responsible for assigned patient counseling case management.Position may provide ASAM Level III, II, and I treatment services.

  • Be responsible for planning and implementation of therapeutic services.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters in Human Services or a Bachelor’s degree with 3 years of related experience

  • Licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Eligible for licensure in the state of Montana

  • Eligible for LAC

  • Eligible for LCSW

  • Three years of experience in similar work structure and level of clinical responsibility

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Joseph Medical Center is a 22-bed critical access hospital in beautiful northwest Montana employing nearly 250 employees, including physicians. With expanding services, building renovations and outstanding technology, our community hospital is the heart of medical care in Polson, Montana and the large, sparsely populated surrounding area. We have close ties to Providence St. Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center, Providence's tertiary center located 66 miles away in Missoula.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: Montana-Polson

Req ID: 182980