Hartford HealthCare Medical Group
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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
Work where every moment matters.
Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most comprehensive healthcare network.
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group is one of the largest medical practices in New England with multiple locations throughout Connecticut and Rhode Island. We consist of a team of professionals ranging from Medical Assistants to Physician Assistants and everything in between. Our physician led medical group enjoys an excellent reputation with patients and the medical community, offering primary care, urgent care and more than 30 different specialties.
The Health and Wellness Educator empowers students to make healthy and responsible choices concerning use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs and improving mental and emotional wellness. This position works to mobilize, create, improve, and sustain campus-wide health promotion practices and policies to create an environment that promotes student success and personal development and wellness.
The Health and Wellness Educator works collaboratively with the Counseling and Wellness Center and Health Center to develop treatment and recovery plans for students with alcohol and/or substance abuse issues. The incumbent in this position supports students’ continuity of care by connecting them to, the Counseling and Wellness, Health Center, and other community agencies and resources. In addition, the Alcohol and Other Drug Educator will implement education and prevention activities for the community.
The Health and Wellness Educator fosters an inclusive living and learning community that contributes to students’ personal health and wellness.
Master’s degree in counseling, psychology, clinical psychology, or a related field required
Current CT LAPC, LCSW, Psy.D, or PH.D required.
Minimum of 3 years of demonstrated progressive experience in substance and alcohol abuse treatment required.
Experience serving the needs of students from a range of socioeconomic, racial, sexual identity, and other perspectives and backgrounds; ability to determine reasonable accommodations to meet students’ diverse needs preferred.
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.