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Program Director

The Salvation Army Omaha, NE

Job Description

The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center is a long term faith-based residential program serving those with social, emotional, physical, and spiritual needs who have lost the ability to cope with their problems and provide for themselves, usually as a result of the use of alcohol or drugs. The goal of the rehabilitation program is to restore the participants' physical, mental, and spiritual health so they may rejoin society and be reunited with their families. The Center near downtown Omaha is currently seeking a Director of Rehabilitation Services to oversee and develop this unique Christ-based program.  Responsibilities include:

  • Supervise and coordinate staff, volunteers, and student interns.
  • Provide group and individual counseling to program participants.
  • Ensure consistent adherence to all policies and procedures.
  • Select and train program staff.
  • Supervise admission office and procedures.
  • Community outreach and information to local agencies and referral sources.
  • Chair weekly rehabilitation staff and case conference meetings, and participate in administrative and residential staff meetings.
  • Maintain availability for individual counseling and crisis intervention as needed.
  • Assess spiritual needs of program participants and refer to Chaplain as needed.

  • The ideal candidate will have an MSW or other Masters degree in a related social services field, and at least five years of administrative experience, at least two of which are in the field of addictions.
  • Certification in addictions counseling such as CADC or similar state certification is required.
  • Understanding of Christian principles and able to provide counseling and support in a Christian atmosphere.
  • Must be able to support the mission of The Salvation Army.


In return, we offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, and a great place to work, where lives are changed every day.  To learn more, please submit your resume now.

Job Details

Date Posted December 4, 2018
Date Closes December 18, 2018
Requisition 2018-8103
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00