Montefiore Medical Center is seeking a skilled and motivated counselor to join our Intensive Outpatient Program at New Directions Recovery Center (NDRC). NDRC has a dedicated team of addiction treatment professionals, medical providers and mental health clinicians who assist our clients in developing the skills they need to reach their goals.

Counselors work as part of a collaborative and multidisciplinary treatment team, and provide individual and group counseling to support clients in their recovery. They will receive ongoing training and supervision in empirically-supported interventions including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing. This positions provides an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in providing high quality services to an underserved population.

This 1199 Union position offers competitive salary and benefits, including tuition benefits.

SATP is also an approved site for the NHSC Substance Use Disorder Workforce Loan Repayment Program. The successful candidate will be eligible to apply for up to $75,000 in loan repayments in exchange for a 3-year service commitment.

Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree, at least 1 year of substance use counseling experience and a CASAC certification or other clinical license (e.g., LMHC, LCSW, LMSW, LMFT). A Master’s Degree in a related field, experience conducting group and individual substance use counseling and applicants who are Spanish-speaking are preferred.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Medical Specialty:

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Psychiatry


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
All staff and patients are also required to wear a face mask, complete symptom screeners and temperature checks and comply with all state and CDC guidance.


  • Bachelor’s (Required)


  • Addiction counseling: 1 year (Preferred)


  • CASAC or other NY license (LMHC, LMSW, LCSW, LMFT, etc.) (Required)

Work Location: One location