Employment and Internships

The Success of the Center over the last 40 years can be traced back to the hard work and reliability of our staff.  Their loyalty to the Center is evidenced in not only our great relationships with other agencies, but also the longevity of our staff.  Our staff are dedicated, enthusiastic, committed to our mission and have a genuine interest in helping others.  From the longest tenured employee, 30+ years, to our newest, they all started the same way … filling out an application.

The San Fernando Valley Community Mental Health Center, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Programs

We offer a wide variety of job opportunities as we have 35 programs located throughout the San Fernando Valley.  Although some of these opportunities are in the Administrative Offices, the majority of them are out in the field helping individuals as case managers, social workers, therapists and nurses.

Benefits

The below benefits many not be available for all positions.

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 403B
  • Sick, Vacation and Holiday Pay
  • Section 125 Cafeteria Plan
  • Life Insurance

 

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MA intern in mental health field working with youth and/or the chronic mentally ill, a current registration through the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.  Bilingual Spanish. Minimum of two (2) years experience in the mental health setting.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Current LPT or LVN license in good standing.  At least two years experience in working with persons diagnosed with co-existing disorders.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

 
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High school graduate.  One year experience as a receptionist handling heavy phones.  Some computer and word processing experience.  Type 45wpm.  Very good organizational and communication skills.  Ability to relate to a variety of personality types.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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CAADAC/ CAADE certification is required. High School Diploma Required.  Minimum of two years experience in mental health setting preferably with homeless, forensic, dual diagnosed individuals.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

 

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BA with 5 years’ experience or MA/MSW in the field of social work, psychology, or related field.  Minimum of two years experience in a mental health setting. Case management experience necessary.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Currently possess a California state license as either a:  Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or Psychologist. License must be good standing.  Obtain LPS designation.  Obtain DOJ clearance.  Have a good driving record and be insurable by the Center’s automobile insurance carrier.  Attend Center’s Driver’s Safety course.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Bachelor’s degree in psychology, sociology, or a related field or equivalent.  At least two (2) years of experience either employed or working as a volunteer with special needs children, adolescents, and families with a strengths-based, family-centered approach is preferred.  Must pass Department of Justice Fingerprint Clearance.  Ability to drive and reliable transportation is required.  Please send your resume to: resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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BA  in the field of social work, psychology, or related field.  Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a behavioral health care. Experience with adults and/or older adults with mental illness. Case management experience necessary.  Must have a valid California Driver’s License in good standing and be insurable by the Center’s auto insurance carrier.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Licensed Mental Health Professional, (LMFT, LCSW, Ph.D.) and must maintain current-status as a licensed professional under California law.  MSW from an accredited school of social work; OR MA  OR Ph.D. from an accredited university Supervisory experience required.  Must have a valid California Driver License in good standing and be insurable by the Center’s auto insurance carrier.  Minimum of two (2) years experience in behavioral health care. Experience with  adults and/or older adults with mental illness.

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Master’s Degree in Human Services or related field leading to California licensure as LCSW, MFT, or equivalent licensed therapist or registered intern with the appropriate California licensing board.  Must have at least two years of experience working with adolescents and families in a behavioral health setting.  Bilingual Spanish-speaking is required.  Must pass Department of Justice Fingerprint Clearance.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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MA/Master of Social Work (MSW) degree in counseling, social work, or related field - BBS licensed eligible required.  Minimum two (2) years experience in a mental health setting working with children and families.  Community mental health experience desirable. Experience with the severely emotionally disturbed desirable.  Must pass Department of Justice fingerprint clearance.  Please submit your resume to:

resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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B.A. in field of social work, counseling, psychology, or related field;  chemical dependency experience helpful.  Additional years’ experience may substitute for degree.  Minimum of two years’ experience in a behavioral health care; experience with chronic mentally ill and homeless preferred. Familiar with DSMIV preferred.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Master of Social Work from an accredited school of social work AND a current Associate Clinical Social Worker (ACSW) or MFTI, and registration through the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.  Must maintain current status as a licensed professional under California law.  Must pass Department of Justice fingerprint clearance.  Bilingual Spanish highly preferred.  Please send resumes to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Master’s degree from an approved graduate school or program leading to California licensure as LCSW, MFT, or equivalent licensed therapist or registered intern with the appropriate California licensing board.  Licensed practitioner of the healing arts.  Must have at least one year of experience working with children, adolescents, and families in a behavioral health setting.  Must pass Department of Justice Fingerprint Clearance.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

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Master’s degree from an approved graduate school or program leading to California licensure as LCSW, MFT, or equivalent licensed therapist or registered intern with the appropriate California licensing board.  Must have at least one year of experience working with children, adolescents, and families in a behavioral health setting. Must pass Department of Justice Fingerprint Clearance.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org