Join Our Team

Our services come from the heart of those who have walked the path and from a professional staff who are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our patients. If you’re looking for a meaningful career or internship, you’re in the right place.

To apply for a position with Gateway, email or fax your résumé to
Meloda Everitt, Director of Human Resources.

Phone: (904) 387-4661 ext. 1034
Fax: (904) 387-4258
Email:  meveritt@gatewaycommunity.com

PLEASE CAREFULLY READ THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE POSITION BEFORE APPLYING

Lead Care Coordinator – Located at Mental Health Resource Center North
PCN# (0947)        

  • Certified Recovery Peer Specialist. High School Diploma minimum (college preferred) with strong working knowledge of a 12 step program
  • Applicant attests to lived experience as an adult who has been in recovery for a minimum of 2 years from a substance use and mental health condition
  • Understand the basic structure of the state Mental Health System and how it works
  • Supervise Recovery Peer Specialists in their daily job functions
  • Provides care coordination for needed treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to individuals served by the CSC Program
  • Provides service coordination for an assigned group of persons which includes monitoring activities of the individual’s treatment team (ITT), and developing, writing, implementing, evaluating and revising the recovery plan in partnership with the person served and the ITT
  • Provide and facilitate peer support and other groups, such as Wellness Recovery Action Planning (WRAP)
  • Advocates for and provides care coordination to the persons served by the program to ensure acquisition of necessary social services to include activities of daily living, including medical, dental, legal, housing, and entitlements and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the service and the person’s satisfaction
  • Hours will include evenings and weekends, must have own reliable transportation

Care Coordinator(s) – Located at Mental Health Resource Center North
PCN# (0948 & 0949)        

  • High School Diploma minimum (college preferred) with strong working knowledge of a 12 step program; be certified or seeking certification as a Peer Specialist.
  • Pass the Examination for Certified Recovery Specialists within 6 month of employment, if not yet certified
  • Applicant attests to lived experience as an adult who has been in recovery for a minimum of 2 years from a substance use and mental health condition
  • Understand the basic structure of the state Mental Health System and how it works
  • Provides care coordination for needed treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to individuals served by the CSC Program
  • Provides service coordination for an assigned group of persons which includes monitoring activities of the individual’s treatment team (ITT), and developing, writing, implementing, evaluating and revising the recovery plan in partnership with the person served and the ITT
  • Provide and facilitate peer support and other groups, such as Wellness Recovery Action Planning (WRAP)
  • Advocates for and provides care coordination to the persons served by the program to ensure acquisition of necessary social services to include activities of daily living, including medical, dental, legal, housing, and entitlements and monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the service and the person’s satisfaction
  • Hours will include evenings and weekends

Licensed Outpatient Counselor – Located at Sulzbacher Center (FT)
PCN# (0927)        

  • Licensed clinician (LMHC, LCSW, or LMFT); CAP a plus
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to maintain completeness and timeliness of clinical documents and administrative forms
  • Must have the ability to develop treatment plans based on research, clinical experience and client histories
  • Must have strong counseling skills-both individual and group sessions, to assist patients in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life and making changes
  • Ability to recognize and respond to emergencies and life threatening situations in an appropriate manner
  • Knowledge of the 12 step recovery process and step programs
  • Have experience providing services with the homeless population.
  • Must have above-average computer/software skills
  • Must have own reliable transportation

SAT – Adolescent Residential (FT)
BOYS UNIT – Bridier Street (0040, 0863 & 0852)
GIRLS UNIT – Parental Home Road (0064 & 0122)

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent, bilingual a plus, knowledge of recovery process and step programs
  • Ability to recognize and respond to emergencies and life threatening situations in an appropriate manner
  • Ability to accurately obtain vital signs: blood pressure, pulse, respiration, and temperature as needed by nursing staff
  • Must have the ability to work evenings, nights, and weekends, and ability to travel & work other sites
  • Knowledge of substance abuse/mental health within the adolescent population a plus
  • Ability to provide excellent client support
  • Must have a valid state of Florida driver’s license with safe driving record, and own reliable transportation
  • Hours may include evenings and weekends

 NURSE (FT)
PCN# (0849)

  • Current State of Florida LPN/RN Licensure, must be able to work some evenings/nights and weekends. Ability to work 12 hour shifts.
  • General medical knowledge, some knowledge of addictions and psychiatric disorders a plus
  • Must be able to work in a very fast paced environment with minimal supervision
  • Must have the ability to respond effectively to our substance abuse and mental health population
  • Must have excellent organizational and communication skills, bilingual a plus
  • Must be detail and multi-task oriented
  • Knowledge and understanding the 12 steps recovery process is preferred for this position
  • Must have above-average computer/software skills
  • Must have own reliable transportation; traveling to other sites a probability

Counselor (FT)
PCN# (0544)        

  • Master’s degree in Human services /Counseling or related field with experience in substance abuse/mental health. CAP or Licensure preferred
  • Knowledge of the recovery process and 12 step programs
  • Bilingual a plus
  • Ability to communicate effectively with adolescents, families and referral sources
  • Must have excellent assessment skills and be able to conduct individual and group counseling
  • Must have excellent customer service skills both internally and externally
  • Must demonstrate competencies in client population served
  • Ability to manage time effectively and to provide strong accurate documentation
  • Must have excellent computer skills, proficient in MS Word, Excel and MS Outlook
  • Must have own reliable transportation
  • Hours may include evenings or weekends

Case Manager – PPW Grant (FT)
PCN# (0920)        

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field i.e. Human Services, Psychology, Counseling, etc., with experience working with pregnant and post-partum women
  • Ability to recognize and respond to emergencies and life threatening situations in an appropriate manner
  • Knowledge of the 12 step recovery process and step programs
  • Must have excellent documentation skills, position will include assistance with clinical services: orientation, assessments, treatment planning and discharge planning.
  • Must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal, bilingual a plus
  • Must have above-average computer/software skills
  • Ability to provide excellent client support
  • Must have valid state of Florida driver’s license with safe driving record with own reliable transportation
  • Hours may include evenings or weekends

 

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE: PRN POSITIONS OR “ON CALL AS NEEDED” STAFF. THESE PARTICULAR STAFF ARE NOT GUARANTEED HOURS AND ARE CALLED TO FILL IN FOR STAFF MEMBERS WHO ARE ON VACATION, FMLA, JURY DUTY, MILITARY LEAVE, TAKING A HOLIDAY, ETC.  ACCEPTING A PRN POSITION WILL REQUIRE THAT YOU BE AVAILABLE TO WORK, SOMETIMES AT A MOMENTS NOTICE TO ALL SHIFTS WE PROVIDE SERVICES. YOUR INABILITY TO WORK WHEN YOU ARE CONTACTED MAY RESULT IN YOUR BEING REMOVED FROM THE PRN CALLING LIST.

 NURSE (PRN)
PCN# (0595)

  • Current State of Florida LPN/RN Licensure, must be able to work some evenings/nights and weekends. Ability to work 12 hour shifts.
  • General medical knowledge, some knowledge of addictions and psychiatric disorders a plus
  • Must be able to work in a very fast paced environment with minimal supervision
  • Must have the ability to respond effectively to our substance abuse and mental health population
  • Must have excellent organizational and communication skills, bilingual a plus
  • Must be detail and multi-task oriented
  • Knowledge and understanding the 12 steps recovery process is preferred for this position
  • Must have above-average computer/software skills
  • Must have own reliable transportation; traveling to other sites a probability

Childcare Worker (PRN)
PCN# (0576)

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent, bilingual a plus
  • Must have previous experience in the daycare setting
  • Must have 40 hrs. of DCF training completed
  • Must be knowledgeable in the area of special needs of children
  • Ability to lift and carry 30 pounds
  • Ability to recognize and respond to emergencies and life threatening situations appropriately
  • Familiar with behavior modification methods
  • Informed concerning abuse reporting
  • Must have a valid state of Florida driver’s license with a safe driving record and own reliable transportation

Recovery Coach (PRN) – “PPW”
PCN# (0619)

  • High School minimum plus experience in recovery related services, years of recovery may substitute education
  • Must be an active member of a 12 step recovery program
  • Responsible for providing intensive case management services, needs assessments, service referral and linkage, and regular contact in-home once client leaves treatment
  • Must have Recovering Coaching skills: Listening, Modeling, Knowledge of Resources and the ability to think outside the box
  • Ability to network in the community, accessing and using community resources
  • Must have strong customer services skills
  • Ability to recognize and respond to emergencies and life threatening situations in an appropriate manner
  • Must have a valid state of Florida driver’s license with safe driving record, and own reliable transportation
  • Hours may include evenings and weekends

Medical Support Staff Adult Detox (PRN)
PCN# (0660) 

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent, C.N.A., PCT, ACT/Med. Assist. a plus, bilingual a plus. Must have the ability to work 12 hour shifts.
  • Above-average computer/software skills a plus
  • Must recognize and respond to emergencies/ life threatening situations in an appropriate manner
  • Must have empathy and a strong passion to work with persons who are in stressful situations
  • Above average ability to accurately obtain vital signs including BP, pulse, resp., and temperature
  • Ability to relate to adult/adolescent clients , families & referral sources
  • Must have knowledge of 12 step recovery programs
  • Ability to walk and stand for up to 10 hours
  • Must have the ability to work different shifts to include evenings, nights and weekends
  • Must have a valid state of Florida driver’s license with safe driving record, and own reliable transportation