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.

Dec 01, 2021  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently looking for a PRN 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: PRN, AS NEEDED             Pay rate: $20-21/hr depending on experience 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 timeframes as required. Assist with obtaining medical history...
Cenikor Foundation Tyler, TX, USA
Dec 01, 2021  
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking full-time Behavioral Health Technicians for our inpatient facility in Corpus Christi, TX.  Please note, this position starts at $11.25/hr. We offer full 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 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 male clients at the facility. Responsible for providing therapeutic assistance and preventing clients elopement. Institute appropriate...
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Dec 01, 2021  
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.  Please note, this position starts at $11.00/hr. In addition, there is an annual bonus of up to $1,500.00 depending on hours worked and benchmark goals. 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!  The Behavioral Health Technician is responsible for the protection, safeguarding, and securing of assets, personnel and female clients at the facility. Responsible for providing therapeutic assistance and preventing male client elopement. Institute appropriate security measures while escorting male clients inside and outside the facility. Several shifts available...
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Dec 01, 2021  
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 short-term inpatient Deer Park, Texas location. SCHEDULE: Various 7am-11pm 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. 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...
Cenikor Foundation Deer Park, TX, USA
Nov 30, 2021  
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 facility maintenance for our facility in Corpus Christi, TX. JOB SUMMARY: Facility Maintenance Staff is responsible for the oversight of the physical plant and property at the assigned locations. Working in accordance and collaboration with the Maintenance supervisor, Program Manager I, and Facility Director on the facility maintenance issues, repair, review, scheduling contractors, planning, and repair work of all facility systems or professional maintenance referral. Schedule:   Monday-Friday 8a-5p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Maintain systems and equipment by completing preventive maintenance schedules for the facility. Maintain safe and healthy work environment by following safety standards and procedures. Evaluate function and reliability of facility systems and equipment....
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Nov 24, 2021  
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 Licensed Practical Nurse for our Four Winds Recovery Center located in Farmington, NM. JOB SUMMARY: The LPN is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients. SCHEDULE: 2 Shifts available Saturday - Sunday 7:00an-7:00pm  Saturday - Sunday 7:00pm - 7:00 am 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. Maintain processes with insurance department to ensure quality length of stay and maximize revenue. Receive, update and pass on shift report per...
Cenikor Foundation Farmington, NM, USA
Nov 24, 2021  
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 Licensed Practical Nurse for our Four Winds Recovery Center located in Farmington, NM. JOB SUMMARY: The LPN is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients. SCHEDULE: 2 Shifts available Monday - Friday 3:00pm-11pm Monday -Friday 11:00pm - 7:00 am 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. Maintain processes with insurance department to ensure quality length of stay and maximize revenue. Receive, update and pass on shift report per standards...
Cenikor Foundation Farmington, NM, USA
Nov 23, 2021  
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 Talent Acquisition Specialist for our Corporate office in Houston, TX. JOB SUMMARY : Under the direction of the Director of HR, the Talent Acquisition Specialist is responsible for delivering all facets of recruiting success throughout the Foundation. This will be achieved through the development of recruiting plans, employing traditional sourcing strategies and resources as well as developing new, creative recruiting ideas including social media. The Talent Acquisition Specialist  will play a critical role in ensuring a positive candidate experience as well as ensuring we are hiring qualified talent for available positions while meeting required budget. SCHEDULE:  Monday – Friday 8a - 5p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :...
Cenikor Foundation Houston, TX, USA
Nov 23, 2021  
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 Licensed Vocational Nurse for our facility in Amarillo, TX. JOB SUMMARY: The LVN is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients.  SCHEDULE : As needed, no set shift 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. Maintain processes with insurance department to ensure quality length of stay and maximize revenue.  Receive, update and pass on shift report per standards and timeframes as required. Assist with obtaining medical history information from clients and family members at time of admission....
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Nov 23, 2021  
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 Behavioral Health Technician for our short term inpatient facility in Amarillo, TX. SCHEDULE: The PRN shift does not have a set shift and is on call for all shifts JOB SUMMARY: The PRN 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 security measures while escorting clients inside and outside the facility. 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....
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Nov 23, 2021  
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 Corpus Christi, TX. SCHEDULE:  Friday - Sunday 9am-6pm JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for all kitchen duties including preparing food for clients, following all sanitation and safety regulations as well as maintaining inventory. 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, designing...
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Nov 23, 2021  
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 Four Winds Recovery Center located in Farmington, NM.  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: Monday - Friday as needed, max 15 hours or 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
Nov 23, 2021  
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 Therapist (LMSW/LPC Preferred - LCDC required) for our Outpatient program in Amarillo, Texas. We are now offering a $2,000 sign on bonus as well as a relocation package for candidates that qualify. Please apply for more details.  JOB SUMMARY: The Outpatient Therapist provides substance use treatment services to ensure that each client develops the skills necessary to live a life free from substance dependence. Responsible for maintaining client case records, conducting treatment tam meetings, maintaining required trainings, assessing client needs, counseling individuals and families, maintaining all required records and documentation, communicating with parole and probation, and providing individual and group sessions under the supervision of the TDCJ Program Manager. SCHEDULE: 1. Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8a -...
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Nov 22, 2021  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently looking for a part time Licensed Vocational Nurse for our short-term inpatient facility in Corpus Christi, TX.  JOB SUMMARY: The LVN is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients. SCHEDULE: Various days and hours  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. Maintain processes with insurance department to ensure quality length of stay and maximize revenue. Receive, update and pass on shift report per standards and timeframes as required. Assist with obtaining medical history information from clients and family members at time of admission....
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Nov 22, 2021  
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking two Part-time Certified Medical Assistants for our Corpus Christi, Texas facility.  SCHEDULE: Saturday & Sunday 6am-3pm   JOB SUMMARY: The Certified Medical Assistant is responsible for working closely with program staff to provide health services and education for Cenikor clients.   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Ensure that the medical clinic is in compliance with program policies and procedures and make suggestions for improvements when needed. Ensure appropriate and timely documentation is completed and placed in clients’ medical files as required. Ensure clients are initially registered and classified into the local hospital care system within seven (7) days of admission. Assist facility staff in developing and implementing educational seminars and/or training for clients on various health topics, including but...
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Nov 22, 2021  
Cenikor Foundation is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Nurse Manager for our short-term/detox inpatient facility in Deer Park, TX. Schedule: Tuesday – Saturday 8am to 5pm JOB SUMMARY: The Nurse Manager is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients. Responsible for supervision of all other nursing staff. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Manage nursing staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for clients, including routine treatment per procedure or as prescribed. Review all client referrals and screens to ensure eligibility and appropriateness for admission. Maintain processes with nursing staff and insurance department to ensure quality length of stay and maximize revenue. Ensure initial contact is made between nursing staff and insurance billing department....
Cenikor Foundation Deer Park, TX, USA
Nov 19, 2021  
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 facility maintenance for our facility in Farmington, NM.     JOB SUMMARY: Facility Maintenance Staff is responsible for the oversight of the physical plant and property at the assigned locations. Working in accordance and collaboration with the Maintenance supervisor, Program Manager I, and Facility Director on the facility maintenance issues, repair, review, scheduling contractors, planning, and repair work of all facility systems or professional maintenance referral. Schedule:  Monday-Friday 7a-4p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Maintain systems and equipment by completing preventive maintenance schedules for the facility. Maintain safe and healthy work environment by following safety standards and procedures. Evaluate function and reliability of facility systems and equipment....
Cenikor Foundation Farmington, NM, USA
Nov 19, 2021  
We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse for our clients in our short-term inpatient facility in Corpus Christi, TX.  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. SCHEDULE:  Thursday - Saturday 8am - 5pm 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 medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques and monitor for compliance. Act as charge nurse in absence of RN Manager, including handling client and facility issues and communicating with appropriate management/physician as necessary. Assist with screening new clients for appropriateness for admission...
Cenikor Foundation Corpus Christi, TX, USA