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Renewal House

Intake Counselor

Renewal House


Job Summary

Renewal House is seeking a full-time Intake Counselor to conduct assessments, determine level of care, complete admissions, and provide referrals as needed. This position is the first point of contact for clients entering our programs.

About Renewal House

Renewal House is a comprehensive substance use recovery community for women and their children, which includes family residential services for pregnant and parenting women, licensed intensive outpatient, and recovery support services. Renewal House is committed to providing high-quality services to help families recover together. This fast-paced work environment offers an opportunity to positively impact our community.

Job Responsibilities

The Intake Counselor is responsible for:

  • Conducting intake assessments to determine clients’ needs and appropriateness for services.
  • Providing referrals to clients who are not appropriate for services or are on the waiting list.
  • Managing agency waiting list, communicating with potential clients, and providing interim services.
  • Overseeing all aspects of the admission process.
  • Serving as liaison between agency and referral sources.
  • Serving as member of the agency’s clinical team and participating in weekly staffing meetings.


Renewal House is seeking candidates who have:

  • Skills and knowledge generally associated with a Master’s degree in a related field.
  • A demonstrated ability to provide high-quality clinical services and efficiently document these encounters in a fast-paced and client-centered environment.
  • Prior experience assessing and referring clients.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with an ability to effectively communicate with a diverse population.
  • Experience working with women and/or families.
  • Knowledge of addiction, trauma, and co-occurring disorders.

Additional Information


Renewal House is proud to offer generous total compensation packages. In addition to base pay, total compensation for full-time employment includes generous leave policies, health insurance (employee covered paid 100% by employer), annual bonus potential, merit-based pay increases, matching contributions to retirement plan, short-term disability insurance, and life insurance.

How to Apply

Send a resume to Savak Millis, Director of Programs, via email or fax:




  • Date Posted: May 11, 2023
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Clinician
  • Service Area: Health (Physical, Mental)