School of Social Work

Employment Opportunities

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Youth For Change - Multiple Jobs
Please visit the Youth For Change Employment Opportunities website
Butte County Behavioral Health Clinicians

Posting Date: September 10, 2021

Job Title: Behavioral Health Clinician II and III

Job Description: 

For Clinician II, please see this link

For Clinician III, please see this link

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

Posting Date: September 9, 2021

Job Title: Medical Social Workers - Multiple positions

Job Description: 

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital has several openings in the Medical Social Services Department for social workers interested in working in the hospital's fast-paced setting as a medical social worker. Please see list of job openings below with the website link included.  To apply, all candidates need to be registered with the BBS:

  • Per diem, working weekday shifts, variable hours
  • Short hour shifts (not per diem), 16 hours per week, Sat. & Sun., 7:00am - 3:30 pm
  • Full-time, temporary coverage, in Oncology (Until mid-January 2022)
  • Permanent, part-time, 32-hours per week in Thalassemia (shifts include every third Saturday of the month) 
  • Permanent, full-time position in Endocrinology
  • Permanent, full-time position in Neurology
  • Permanent, full-time position in Medical/Surgical 

To Apply: please go to the website here

Wellpath - Mental Health Counselor for Shasta Co Jail

Posting Date: September 1, 2021

Job Title: Mental Health Professional in Shasta County Jail

Job Description: Under the direction of the Medical Director/Psychiatrist, the Mental Health Clinician will provide diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders, issues of psychotropic medication compliance and psychotropic medication effects and side effects.

Education for Mental Health Professional:

  •  Master’s degree with licensure in the state of employment as a Marriage Family Therapist or Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Experience for Mental Health Professional:

  • Two (2) or more years of experience providing treatment to adults with various mental health disabilities required.
  • Experience working in a correctional facility; experience providing case management services for the persons served population; discharge planning experience with the persons served population; demonstrated ability in providing clinical mental health services to an adult population with serious mental illness or co-occurring disorders of serious mental illness and chemical dependency; and working with a diverse multi-disciplinary team and persons served population preferred.

Licenses/Certifications for Mental Health Professional:

  • Current license in the state of employment as a Marriage Family Therapist or Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

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Creating Behavioral + Educational Momentum (CBEM)

Posting Date: May 5, 2021

Job Title:  Critical Intervention Specialists (Crisis Case Managers)

Job Description: 

The Case Manager/Critical Intervention Specialist (CIS) works in a 2-person team to manage a caseload of clients that are referred to us by the Far Northern Regional Center (FNRC), covering Butte, Glenn and Tehama counties and participates in weekly Clinical and Administrative meetings at our new Chico office. 

Our ideal candidate would be a graduate or graduating second year from a Master's program for Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy, or another related field. He/She would be a road warrior; who would have no issues driving in and around the respective coverage area and responding to crises and when necessary, within one hour.

Our ideal candidate would have previous experience advocating, supporting, stabilizing, or working with those with either intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and their inner and outer circle. He/She would be adaptable - being comfortable working independently in the field, but ready to jump into a team meeting at the office.

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service

Posting Date: May 5, 2021

Job Title: Family Reunification Case Managers

Job Description: 

LIRS is the only child welfare provider working with ORR that provides a full range of services for unaccompanied minors. We view our efforts to assist with the emergency at the southern border as a core facet of meeting our mission. LIRS works to reunify these children with their parents or sponsors and
runs the vast majority of sponsor readiness services (85%) around the country.

At present, there is a massive shortage of case managers. This causes backlogs and delays in family reunification, for these case managers are responsible for assessing sponsor readiness and ensuring the safe and timely release of minors.


  • We are looking for full-time, temporary remote case managers – for an average of 6 to 9 months (although our affiliates could consider hiring these individuals permanently in the longer term)
    •  Note: this means individuals will not be located on-site at intake facilities
  • We need to identify/bundle approximately 50 to 100+ case managers ASAP
  • We welcome any connections to individuals and/or institutions who can fill, or help to fill, these opens positions


  • Must be at least 21 years of age and be able to pass an FBI background check, as well as a CA/N check in every state in which they have resided in the last 5 years.
  • Staff are also required to have a TB test and be CPR certified.


Lead Case Manager (Full Time: Job Description)
Responsible for coordinating case management and safe and timely release services, training new case managers, and supervising the work of other case manager.
- Master’s degree in social work or behavioral sciences OR
- Bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years progressive employment experience that demonstrates supervisory and case management experience
- Bilingual in Spanish and English

Case Manager (Full Time: Job Description )
Assesses the needs of unaccompanied children in care, develops Individual Service Plans, screens for human trafficking concerns, facilitates the safe and timely release or discharge of children and youth, documents the provision of services in case files.
- Bachelor’s degree in social work or a related field and at least 1 year of child welfare experience
- Bilingual in Spanish and English

For additional employment opportunities please visit the Chico State Career Center
For additional volunteer opportunities and more information please visit CAVE, Community Action Volunteers in Education. Click here(opens in new window)
To submit a job opportunity for posting on this page, please fill out this form and email to
Employment Opportunities Form (PDF)