Cenikor Foundation

About Us

Cenikor Foundation is one of the oldest and most successful substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. Since 1967, Cenikor has expanded to assist more than 1,000 people a week achieve better health and better lives.

Cenikor has been committed to helping people deal with chronic addictions, most of that time in the long-term therapeutic community environment. Cenikor provides the full continuum of care, throughout Texas and New Mexico, helping adults at every stage of their recovery, from detoxification, through short-term inpatient care, long-term inpatient programs and outpatient care. Cenikor also provides adolescent short-term inpatient treatment and outpatient services.

Cenikor Foundation is a non-profit organization, dedicated to assisting people in developing the skills needed to become responsible citizens free of substance abuse.

Fees for services vary. Many are provided on a sliding scale based on income. Self-payment and most insurance plans are accepted.

Call today or go online to cenikor.org to learn more about Cenikor Foundation’s programs. All inquiries about admissions and referrals are confidential.

Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a part time cook for our facility in Amarillo, TX. JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for all kitchen duties including preparing food for clients, following all sanitation and safety regulations as well as maintaining inventory. SCHEDULE:  varies ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Prepare meals for clients as scheduled. Follow all health codes pertaining to sanitation and safety, including but not limited to how to properly prepare food to avoid food-borne illnesses, cleanliness of work area and cooking utensils, and personal grooming. Maintain kitchen inventory, ordering appropriate amounts to make sure necessary ingredients are always on hand without any going to waste, and ensuring everything is stored properly for safety and space efficiency. Organize kitchen schedules, plan regular duties such as cleaning,...
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking part time Behavioral Health Technician for our Long term inpatient facility in Corpus Christi, TX.  AVAILABLE SHIFTS: Saturday/Sunday 7am-4pm Saturday/Sunday 11pm-8am Saturday/Sunday 3pm-12am Please note, the hourly pay rate is $11.00/hr.   This part-time position comes with an annual bonus of up to $1,500.00 depending on hours worked and good performance. We also offer $1,000 of tuition reimbursement to all part-time staff working at least 20hrs per week after 6 months of employment. Do you have a desire to serve others and your community? Are you seeking purposeful work with a mission-driven organization? If so, our Behavioral Health Technician position may be right for you!  The Behavioral Health Technician is responsible for the protection, safeguarding, and securing of assets, personnel and female clients at...
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
JOB SUMMARY: The Client Registration Coordinator is responsible for coordinating daily operations during the client intake process, and ensuring that the client intake process is executed efficiently and effectively. The Coordinator is responsible for ensuring timely, accurate documentation and compliance with Foundation policies governing the client intake and onboarding processes, and financial processes. Manages all required communication, documentation and reporting related to census management within the facility, delivers daily outcome reports, and drives collaboration with corporate departments such as access center and insurance, and utilization review. SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Serve as the initial and primary point of contact for clients prior to and upon arrival for intake appointments. Perform reminder calls to clients prior to schedule intake date, to confirm client’s anticipated arrival and...
Cenikor Foundation Austin, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full-Time Clinical Intake Assessor for a remote position with a 1 day visitation to the Facility Support Center in Houston, TX. JOB SUMMARY: The Clinical Intake Assessor is responsible for working within the utilization review and admissions team to screen potential admissions and determine an appropriate level of care for chemical dependency treatment. The Clinical Intake Assessor will ensure documentation and compliance within the admissions processes, financial processes, and Foundation policies. SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday 8a - 5p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assess and identify chemical dependency treatment needs through complete psychosocial, educational, developmental and behavioral assessment of functioning of potential clients being referred to chemical dependency treatment Complete clinical assessment using...
Cenikor Foundation Houston, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance use treatment centers in the nation. We are currently hiring for a Medication Assisted Treatment/Outpatient Coordinator. Schedule: Monday - Friday 9am-6pm JOB SUMMARY Do you have a desire to serve others and your community? Are you seeking purposeful work with a mission-driven organization? If so, our M.A.T./Outpatient Coordinator position may be right for you!   The Medication Assisted Treatment/Outpatient Coordinator is responsible for being the facility point of contact for all clients enrolling in M.A.T. and/or Outpatient services. This role manages the coordination and scheduling of the client intake process. Ensures process is executed efficiently and effectively, while providing excellent customer service. The coordinator is responsible for ensuring timely, accurate documentation and compliance with Foundation policies governing the client intake and financial processes. Manages all...
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Part Time Peer Recovery Leader for our facility in San Marcos, TX.  SCHEDULE : Monday - Friday, hours will be between 8am and 5pm (up to 28 hours a week)   ***This part-time position has an hourly pay rate of $18/HR with $1,000 of tuition reimbursement to all part-time staff working at least 20hrs per week after 6 months of employment***   JOB SUMMARY: The Peer Recovery Leader is responsible for working to support and increase the prevalence of long-term recovery from substance use disorders of participants between the ages of 13-21 by mobilizing community organizations who will utilize a Peer Recovery community Leader workforce.  This position will seek out participants and engage them in the Youth Recovery Community (YRC), while also maintaining current YRC membership. Work hours are flexible to include evenings and at...
Cenikor Foundation San Marcos, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance use treatment centers in the nation. We are currently hiring for Behavioral Health Technicians for our Austin, TX Short-Term facility.  JOB SUMMARY : Do you have a desire to serve others and your community? Are you seeking purposeful work with a mission-driven organization? If so, our Behavioral Health Technician position may be right for you!  Our Behavioral Health Technician compensation starts at $15/hr. The Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) is responsible for the protection, safeguarding, and securing of assets, personnel and clients at the facility. The BHT is responsible for providing therapeutic assistance and preventing client elopement as well as instituting appropriate security measures while escorting clients inside and outside the facility. Empathy and passion for serving others are core values of candidates for this role. Join the Cenikor team to help break...
Cenikor Foundation Austin, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Do you have a desire to help others, improve your community, and serve the Native American population? If so, Cenikor Foundation may be right for you! We are currently looking for a Nurse Practitioner  for our Cenikor Farmington, New Mexico location - formerly known as Four Winds Recovery Center.  Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation.  JOB SUMMARY: The Nurse Practitioner (NP) is responsible for providing all aspects of client care, including diagnosis, treatments and client consultations. The NP works closely with nursing staff and physician supervision as an integral part of the team providing health services and professional nursing care for all clients. SCHEDULE:   Saturday - Sunday as needed, max 6 hours ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Perform patient screenings, assessments, history and physicals. Order tests and serve as a client’s primary healthcare provider....
Cenikor Foundation Farmington, NM, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking several Part Time Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) for the facility in Farmington, New Mexico. JOB SUMMARY: The EMT is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional emergency medical care for all clients.  The ideal candidate is a high-energy individual with excellent organizational skills, a strong attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal communications. SCHEDULE : Saturday - Sunday 11pm - 7am Saturday - Sunday 7am - 3pm Saturday - Sunday 3pm - 11pm ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provide clients with emergency care by utilizing appropriate techniques and equipment. Examine and evaluate clients to determine necessary care. Dispense prescribed medications...
Cenikor Foundation Farmington, NM, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking several Full Time Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) for the facility in Farmington, New Mexico. JOB SUMMARY: The EMT is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional emergency medical care for all clients.  The ideal candidate is a high-energy individual with excellent organizational skills, a strong attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal communications. SCHEDULE : Monday - Friday 3pm - 11pm Monday - Friday 11pm - 7am ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provide clients with emergency care by utilizing appropriate techniques and equipment. Examine and evaluate clients to determine necessary care. Dispense prescribed medications as needed to clients daily....
Cenikor Foundation Farmington, NM, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
We are currently seeking a Part-time Admissions Registered Nurse for our clients in our short-term inpatient/detox facility in Corpus Christi, TX.  SCHEDULE:   Thursday - Saturday 9am - 6pm **Pay range for this position is $30-34/hr depending on experience. This part-time position comes with an annual bonus of up to $1,500.00 depending on hours worked and good performance. We also offer $1,000 of tuition reimbursement to all part-time staff working at least 20hrs per week after 6 months of employment** JOB SUMMARY: The RN is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients and assist with admissions process. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provide health services and professional nursing care for clients, including routine treatment per procedure or as prescribed. Coordinate client care with nurse manager and/or physician supervision. Administer prescribed...
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Client Outreach Manager in our short-term/detox facility in Amarillo, Texas.  JOB SUMMARY: The Client Outreach Manager is responsible for business development marketing programs to constituents who would serve as referral sources for potential clients to Cenikor. Referral sources may include, but are not limited to: substance abuse centers, mental health facilities, private clinicians, physicians, hospitals, clergy, attorneys, CPS, probation and networking groups to ensure program utilization goals are achieved. Additionally, the Client Outreach Manager will provide specialized focus on insurance carriers/payers, and individual providers resulting in growth of insurance client volumes. Acts as a liaison between Cenikor and referral sources to ensure ease in referral, admission, progress reporting and discharge planning.   SCHEDULE: Monday -...
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full-Time Behavioral Health Technician for the short term/detox facility in Tyler, TX.  SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday 3pm-11pm **Hourly pay rate is $11.25/HR + medical/dental/vision/life insurance benefits + an annual bonus of up to $1,500 + a 401k employer contribution of up to 10% +  tuition reimbursement of 2k annually+ 200 hours of PTO + other great benefits** JOB SUMMARY: Do you have a desire to serve others and your community? Are you seeking purposeful work with a mission-driven organization? If so, our Behavior Health Technician position may be right for you! The Behavioral Health Technician is responsible for the protection, safeguarding, and securing of assets, personnel, and clients at the facility. Responsible for providing therapeutic assistance and preventing client elopement.  Institute appropriate...
Cenikor Foundation Tyler, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for the protection, safeguarding, and securing of assets, personnel and clients at the facility. Responsible for providing therapeutic assistance and preventing client elopement.  Institute appropriate security measures while escorting clients inside and outside the facility.  SCHEDULE:  Thursday-Monday 2-11pm, Sunday-Thursday 2-11pm  ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assists in creating and maintaining a therapeutic environment for substance abuse clients. Maintains adequate security for eating/sleeping problems, suicidal/homicidal attempts or threats, elopements or attempts to elope.  Assists patients in good grooming and personal hygiene.  Monitors clients’ movement and provides a client count as per facility policy. Accompanies clients to medical clinics, meals, AA meetings in the community, recreational activities, field trips and other outings to ensure safety, provide therapeutic assistance, and help prevent elopement.  Institutes appropriate...
Cenikor Foundation Southwest Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor Foundation is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Behavioral Health Technician located in our Waco, Texas location. JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for the protection, safeguarding, and securing of assets, personnel and clients at the facility. Responsible for providing therapeutic assistance and preventing client elopement. Institute appropriate security measures while escorting clients inside and outside the facility. SCHEDULE: Varies   depending on the needs of the facility up to 28 hours per week, days vary. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assist in creating and maintaining a therapeutic environment for substance abuse clients. Maintains adequate security for eating/sleeping problems, elopements or attempts to elope.  Assists patients in good grooming and personal hygiene.  Monitors clients’ movement and provides a client count as per facility policy....
Cenikor Foundation Waco, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently looking for a Full-time   Licensed Vocational Nurse for our Short-term Inpatient & Ambulatory Detox facility located in Tyler, Texas. JOB SUMMARY Responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients. SCHEDULE:  Monday-Friday 3pm-11pm ***Hourly pay range for this position is $23-24/HR depending on experience + medical/dental/vision/life insurance benefits + an annual bonus of up to $1,500 + a 401k employer contribution of up to 10% +  tuition reimbursement of 2k annually+ 200 hours of PTO + other great benefits*** ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Provide health services and professional nursing care for clients, including routine treatment per procedure or as prescribed.  Coordinate client care with nurse supervisor and/or physician...
Cenikor Foundation Tyler, TX, USA
Sep 29, 2022  
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a PRN Licensed Vocational Nurse for our facility in Austin, TX. JOB SUMMARY:   Do you have a desire to serve others and your community? Are you seeking purposeful work with a mission-driven organization? If so, our LVN position may be right for you! Responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients. SCHEDULE: As needed ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provide health services and professional nursing care for clients, including routine treatment per procedure or as prescribed. Coordinate client care with nurse supervisor and/or physician supervision. Maintain processes with insurance department to ensure quality length of stay and maximize revenue. Receive, update and pass on shift report per standards and...
Cenikor Foundation Austin, TX, USA