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Youth For Change - Multiple Jobs
Housing Coordinator for Catalyst

Catalyst Domestic Violence Services is seeking a compassionate and motivated person to fill a Housing Coordinator position at our Chico Business Office. This position is responsible for providing extended coordination and advocacy for survivors of intimate partner violence and their children primarily around housing stabilization in our Rapid Rehousing and Housing First programs. 

Catalyst uses trauma-informed, survivor-driven approaches and empowerment models to support people being victimized by intimate partner violence. We are looking for candidates who have skills/knowledge of these practices and who value the diversity of the human experience.  

This position will be 36 hours per week with an hourly rate of $19 and a $1/hour bilingual incentive. This position is eligible for fully covered dental, vision, and medical benefits. This position is based at Catalyst's Chico Business Office 

If interested in joining our team, provide a cover letter and resume one of the following ways:

IF BY MAIL: Catalyst, Attn: Carolina Cruz, PO Box 4184, Chico CA, 95927  

IF IN PERSON: Submit a sealed envelope with your resume and cover letter and label it "Attn: Carolina Cruz" at 330 Wall St. Suite 50, Chico CA, 95928  

IF BY EMAIL: hiring@catalystdvservices.org with the subject line: “Housing Coordinator”  

Behavioral Health Coordinator for Valley Oak Children's Services, Inc. (VOCS)

Valley Oak Children's Services, Inc. (VOCS) is recruiting for a Behavioral Health Coordinator in our Chico office. 

Are you motivated, detail orientated individual? Do you like working with children and providing resources to local child care facilities? Does providing a service to the community inspire you? 

The Behavioral Health Coordinator assists local childcare facilities by providing consultation and observation of children in childcare settings, works with other agencies to provide support to the community, and builds a relationship with local providers to increase the quality of childcare provided in various programs. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: 

Knowledge of Local, State and Federal Regulations applicable to California Department of Education (CDE) Child Development Services, Title 5 regulations, Federal Child Care Food (CCFP) Program regulations for childcare providers, Childcare Licensing for childcare facilities, Resource and Referral Programs and Behavioral Health Programs serving children ages 0-5. 

Mental Health Counselor: 

  • Provide 1:1 behavioral intervention services to assigned children.
  • Complete all billing paperwork daily.
  • Develop and maintain confidential participant files as specified by the funding organization.
  • Provide consultation and observation of children in childcare settings and completion of screening, assessment and referral to the child care program staff and families.
  • With guidance from the licensed Clinician, assist parents and providers in developing a behavioral health modification plan.
  • Respond to requests for information, resources and services from parents, childcare providers or the community regarding behavioral health issues.
  • Develop and implement policies, procedures and other related documents as specified by the funder including data reports and program evaluation reports.
  • Work in collaboration with other agencies and community partners including attendance at meetings and other activities.
  • Build relationships with providers to increase the quality of childcare provided in their program.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Family Support Specialists for Valley Oak Children’s Services, Inc. (VOCS)

Valley Oak Children’s Services, Inc. (VOCS) is recruiting 2 Family Support Specialists in our Chico office. 

Are you a motivated, detail orientated individual? Do you excel at customer service? Are you looking for a rewarding career that helps strengthen the community? 

The Family Support Specialist processes enrollments, updates, and terminations for all subsidized childcare programs. Other job duties include: 

  • Answer phones, make appointments, and provide general communication, resource, and support services to all clients and staff as directed. 
  • Determine family’s eligibility for child care programs using contract requirements. 
  • Timely and accurate completion of all re-certifications, terminations, NOA’s, family files, and other assigned duties. 
  • Provide technical assistance and support services to parents and providers and demonstrate stellar customer service. 
  • Process monthly child care certificates. 

We are looking for someone who has: 

  • Knowledge of community programs and resources available in Butte County. 
  • Able to work as a team member and take directions, as well as the ability to take responsibility and make appropriate decisions. 
  • High level of confidentiality. 
  • A.A. in related area preferred. Two years of related experience may be substituted for 1 year of education. 
  • A valid California driver’s license is required. Vehicle liability insurance is required per the State of California. This requires dependable transportation. Must successfully pass background check. 

To view the full Job description, go to:https://www.valleyoakchildren.org/careers/ 

Program Coordinator for Home & Heart, Disaster Housing Project

Job Description:

Home & Heart is a home sharing organization whose mission is to assist older adults to
age in place, decrease isolation and expand the stock of affordable housing in Butte
County. Home & Heart is seeking a Program Coordinator for a pilot program to do
post-disaster home sharing. This Program Coordinator will work with the Executive
Director and other stakeholders to research, develop and outreach for the program.
This position is a temporary contract position for 20 hours/week for 10 months with the
potential to become a full-time permanent position and pays $25/hour.

More Info: For more information about this position, please click here (PDF) to view the job flyer.

Mental Health Crisis Specialist for Sierra Mental Wellness Group

Job Description: 

We are contracting out our afterhours mental health crisis services in Glenn County to Sierra Mental Wellness Group. They are hoping to hire local persons in the region to do afterhours crisis evenings, weekends, and holidays on a part-time basis, with a  certain number of shifts per month. This is a viable position for those who want to gain paid experience in the mental health field, and offers hours outside normal business hours for those still in school or who want to pick up some extra hours each month.

For more information and details about the position, please click here (PDF) to view the job flyer.

Please contact: Christyb@sierramentalwellness.org to send a resume and schedule an interview.

New York Psychotherapy and Counseling Center

New York Psychotherapy and Counseling Center's Remote Clinic is currently looking to hire students and alumni with an MSW degree. NYPCC is a premier mental health provider in New York, serving close to 30,000 clients per year across our three Child and Family Mental Health Centers. 

We are interested in recruiting Chico State graduating MSW students and/or alumni to be employed by NYPCC for a fully remote position.  This position brings with it a host of benefits including receiving New York compensation while working 100% from home.

For more information or to apply/send in your resume, please click here (PDF) to view the flyer for the position.

Probation Aide for Sacramento County

Job Title: Probation Aide

Company: Sacramento County

Job Description:

Under close supervision, Probation Aides learn to apply the principles and techniques of probation work; supervise and counsel individuals detained in, committed to, or sheltered in one of several County juvenile institutions; supervise minors assigned to Work Project; and provide close supervision of minors placed on home supervision.

Probation Aides are typically hired as temporary replacements for regular Probation staff who are absent due to vacation, sick leave, military duty, leave without pay, or other reasons. All Probation Aide positions are currently temporary intermittent  positions, also known as on-call positions, which are limited to 1560 hours worked per year. Probation Aides may be assigned to full-time and/or part-time hours, not to exceed 1560 hours worked.

Psychotherapist (LCSW) for Adventist-Feather River Health Center

Psychotherapist (LCSW) for Adventist-Feather River Health Center. 

Job Title: LCSW-Psychotherapist 

Department: Behavioral Health 

Job Description: Full-time position at Adventist-Feather River outpatient clinic in Paradise, CA.  

Adventist Health is seeking a full-time psychotherapist to provide counseling for individuals experiencing behavioral health issues, including depression, anxiety, trauma, and substance use disorders. This is a full-time position, with a Monday-Friday day shift schedule. Other team members include psychiatrist, psychiatric nurse practitioner, nurse, and additional psychotherapists. LCSW is required.  

For more information about the position, please email acciaijr@ah.org 

Multiple Positions - Butte County Behavioral Health

Job Description:

Butte County Behavioral Health is currently hiring for the
Resiliency Empowerment Support Team, also known as the REST
Project. This project will build a collective framework to promote
engagement in services which will reduce negative outcomes of
untreated mental illness and or co-occurring disorders.

  • County-wide, Intensive Outreach & Engagement Team
  • Integrated, comprehensive services all at one site
  • Everhart Village, co-located next to various service sites
  • Pharmacy, Community Room and Computer Lab
  • Peer care coordination

The REST Project is an Innovation project funded through the
Mental Health Services Act. This dynamic program will be mostly
field-based working with unhoused individuals.

Available Positions Include:
-Supervisor, Clinician
-Clinician
-Counselor/Peer Counselor
-Peer Support Specialist
-Analyst
-Health Services Assistant
-Part time Psychiatrist
-Nurse

Program Specialist for United Way

Job Title: Program Specialist

Location: Redding, CA

Department: United Way of Northern California (UWNC)

Job Description: The Program Specialist – Grants Administration will provide vital support to UWNC’s incoming and outgoing grants activities. This position will interact with all UWNC departments and programs to manage grants and contracts, including maintaining and improving the grants management database and grant application portal; collaborating with internal stakeholders; monitoring all reporting; and processing documents and payments. The position will also provide high-level administrative and programmatic support to the Senior Director of Community Engagement and Senior Director of Programs. The Specialist will at times be called upon to support other community initiatives, including family financial stability and disaster recovery programs. The ideal candidate will possess and exhibit passion for United Way’s mission of service in the areas of health, education, financial stability, crisis response, and social equity and justice.

LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) for Serenity Care Health
We are looking for a LCSW (Liscensed Clinical Social Worker) who will help to oversee the actions of our current case managers that provide many services already to our patients. We have obtained federal grant to be able to bill for the services we have been providing for many years. Therefore, the LCSW will oversee the case managers work as it pertains to social work, review and sign off on the progress notes that have been created. As well and provide insight into opportunities for our patients to gain better access to programs that will help them.
 

We are looking to begin as a part time position, but can certainly be a full-time position as well if the right person is found. We are located at Long Beach, CA 90804.

If there’s anyone you know who is licensed or fresh graduate and are seeking for an employment, do please send their updated CV/Resume to bianca.j@serenitycarehealthgroup.org.

Lane County Behavior Health Positions

*Lane County is currently offering sign on compensation ranging from $3000 to $15,000 for a two year commitment as well as relocation assistance for some positions. Please see job postings for details.* 

We have several teams looking for skilled qualified mental health professionals interested in  

client-centered, community based care for the most vulnerable in our community.  

Adult Outpatient Team positions includes:  

Supervisor (Professional/Technical Supervisor) – Team Access/Jasper – Apply Here(opens in new window) 

 (3) Mental Health Specialist (QMHP/MHS1or2) – Team Jasper - Apply Here(opens in new window) 

Peer Support Specialist – Team Jasper – Apply Here(opens in new window) 

Forensic Intensive Treatment Team (FITT) positions include: 

  Generalist (QMHP/MHS1or2) – Apply Here(opens in new window) 

SUDS (QMHP/CADC/MHS1or2) – Apply Here(opens in new window) 

Aid and Assist/370 Team positions include: 

   (3)Community Liaison (QMHP/MHS1or2) – Apply Here(opens in new window) 

Protective Services Team positions include: 

(2)Protective Services Investigator (Abuse Investigator) –Apply Here(opens in new window) 

Work on collaborative teams to provide comprehensive care. Manageable workload expectations that support quality care. Excellent benefit package including CEU opportunities, licensure supervision, retirement contributions, excellent medical and dental options, paid time off. Potential for student loan repayment. Telework possible for some positions. 

Student Reflection Reviewers Needed for Sown To Grow

Sown To Grow(opens in new window) (STG) is a K12 education technology platform that empowers schools to improve student social, emotional, and academic health through an easy and engaging reflection and feedback process. In a short weekly routine, students check-in emotionally and reflect on the strategies that are working best for them (or new ones to try). They start with a focus on emotional well-being and expand to academic goal-setting over time. Teachers, principals, and counselors understand real-time student emotions with AI-driven insights, and proactively support student needs.

We are looking to hire highly skilled, thoughtful and inspired masters students of social work to join us in the flexible role of Student Reflection Reviewers for the school year of 2022-23. This is a virtual flexible position that requires 2 to 4 hours a week commitment from the selected students. Student Reflection Reviewers will be responsible for reviewing AI flagged students' reflections that contain concerning language related to self harm, death of a loved one, depression/anxiety, and other traumatic events. You can read more about the job description here(opens in new window).

Clinician - Lake County

Title: Clinician

Job Description:

Provide services to children, parents, teachers, administrators and
paraprofessional staff through a variety of special services, including psychosocial assessment, diagnosis,
counseling and consultation.

You do not need to be fully liscensed.

For more information, job description, and to apply, please click here(opens in new window).

Clinical Services Provider - Lake County

Title: Clinical Services Provider

Job Description:

Provide services to children, parents, teachers, administrators and
paraprofessional staff through a variety of special services, including psychosocial assessment,
diagnosis, counseling and consultation.

You do not need to be fully licensed.

For more information, job description, and to apply, please click here(opens in new window).

Social Service Aide

Social Service Aide position available in Modoc County

Click here (PDF) for the details, description and application information of the Social Service Aide position.

Social Workers I, II, & III

Social Worker positions available in Modoc County

Please click here (PDF) for the details, descriptions and application information of the Social Worker I and Social Worker II positions.

Please click here (PDF) for the details, description and application information of the Social Worker III position.

Social Worker Supervisor I & II

Social Worker Supervisor positions available in Modoc County

Click here (PDF) for the details, description and application information of the Social Worker Supervisor I position.

Click here (PDF) for the details, description and application information of the Social Worker Supervisor II position.

Clinical Case Manager (Student Services Professional IV)

Job no: 514913
Work type: Staff
Location: Chico State, Chico
Categories: Unit 4 - APC - Academic Professionals of California, Temporary, Full Time, Student Services

Job Summary: 

Under general direction of the WellCat Counseling Center Clinical Director, the Clinical Case Manager supports the mission of WellCat Services (WCS) through the provision of a range of clinical services for students with a focus on early intervention and easing access to care. Clinical work will include integrated primary care behavioral health; same-day services; brief assessment; individual, couples, and group counseling; crisis intervention; outreach; case management; consultation; and prevention education. The Clinical Case Manager will serve as a bridge to appropriate clinical care within WCS or to resources on campus or in the community, and will be involved in new student orientation. Work may be performed in a WCS office or clinic, or at satellite location(s) on campus. This position requires considerable crisis intervention and work with serious presenting concerns as well as the ability to conceptualize cases and provide diagnoses within sociocultural context. Clinicians with specialization and expertise in working with historically marginalized students are strongly encouraged to apply.

A great campus job for an MSW Grad!

LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) for Serenity Health Care

 We are a rapidly growing FQHC located in the heart of Long Beach. We offer comprehensive primary care and mental/behavioral health services to the underinsured and uninsured community members of Long Beach and surrounding areas.

 

We are looking for a LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) who will help to oversee the actions of our current case managers that provide many services already to our patients. We have obtained federal grant to be able to bill for the services we have been providing for many years. Therefore, the LCSW will oversee the case managers work as it pertains to social work, review and sign off on the progress notes that have been created. As well and provide insight into opportunities for our patients to gain better access to programs that will help them.

 

We are looking to begin as a part time position, but can certainly be a full-time position as well if the right person is found. We are located at Long Beach, CA 90804.

 

If there’s anyone you know who is licensed or fresh graduate and are seeking for an employment, do please send their updated CV/Resume to bianca.j@serenitycarehealthgroup.org

 

Behavioral Health Counselor Positions at Sherwood Montessori

Sherwood Montessori is hoping to hire two MSW or BSW individuals who can offer full-time behavioral/emotional support to students on campus.

The job description, requirements, and contact information can be found here (PDF).

Behavioral Health Counselors

Title: Behavioral Health Counselors

Description:

Butte County Behavioral Health Crisis Services is currently looking for extra help Behavioral Health Counselors. Attached is a copy of our extra help application and job specifications for Behavioral Health Counselors. Extra help positions are a great way for people to get their foot in the door. Currently, Butte County Behavioral Health does not have an open recruitment for full-time positions; however, once the recruitment opens extra help employees are able to apply and direct experiences is weight heavily in the hiring process for full time employees.  Applicants can drop their applications at the Crisis Services office located at 560 Cohasset Road, Suite 180, in Chico.

Social Workers in Fairfield and Surrounding Areas

Job Title: Social Worker

Location: Fairfield, CA and surrounding areas

Company: DaVita Kidney Care

Job Description: 

DaVita Kidney Care is looking for Social Workers in Fairfield, CA and surrounding areas. 

La Clinica de La Raza - Multiple Job Opportunities

Job Description: 

I am reaching out from La Clinica de La Raza(opens in new window), a health center with 35 sites in Solano, Contra Costa and Alameda counties. We employ over 60 staff in the behavioral health field in the three counties we serve. Our agency is looking for partnership opportunities with CSU Chico School of Social Work to inform current, graduating and alumni students about internship and job opportunities that we have at our agency. 

We have a few open clinician positions that graduating students and/or alumni may be interested in: 

We offer competitive salaries for MSWs or Master's in Counseling who are pursuing their LCSW or MFT licensure.