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

 

Job

B.A. in the field of Human Services, or related degree in Social Services., i.e., Social Work preferred.  A minimum of four years post graduation experience in working with forensic population or related field preferred.   A minimum of four years post experience in mental health setting with mentally disabled and co-occurring disordered individuals is essential to job function. Knowledge of forensic individuals preferred. Please send resumes to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Two years post-license (LCSW, MFT, PSY.D. or Ph.D.) Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy Licensed in California.  Minimum of two years experience in mental health field working with experience with homeless chronic mentally ill.  Knowledge of DSMIV required.  License in current standing with the BBSE, Bi-lingual/Bi-cultural a plus.
Please send your resume to:

resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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High school graduate.  Two year experience as a receptionist handling heavy phones.  Some computer word processing experience.  Type 40 wpm.  Good grammatical and organizational skills.  Ability to relate to a variety of types of personalities.  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 30-45wpm.  Very good organizational and communication skills.  Ability to relate to a variety of personality types.  Bilingual, Spanish preferred, not required.

Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

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Waivered MFT/ ACSW in good standing with the Board of Behavioral Sciences.  Proof of BBS registration and Master’s Degree.  Minimum of four years experience in behavioral health care; experience with forensic chronic mentally ill preferred. Knowledge of DSM IV TR required. Co-occurring Chemical dependency/mental health experience preferred.  Please send your resume to:   resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Licensed MFT, LCSW, PhD/PsyD. (psychology)  in good standing with the Board of Behavioral Sciences.
Minimum of four years experience in behavioral health care; experience with forensic chronic mentally ill preferred. Knowledge of DSM IV TR required. Co-occurring Chemical dependency/mental health experience preferred.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Valid Nurse Practitioner (NP) and Registered Nurse (RN) license by the California Board of Registered Nursing.  Must maintain current status as a licensed professional under California law.  Must have experience in Psychiatric Nursing.  Able to document per DMH and Center standards.

Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, or related field.  Minimum of three (3) years’ experience, either employed or working as a volunteer, with special needs children or youth is preferred.  Bilingual Spanish.

Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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High School Diploma or equivalent preferred but not required.  One (1) year of experience working with children and their families. Awareness of and sensitivity to issues confronting families and their children who are experiencing severe emotional disturbances. Personal experience in raising a seriously emotionally disturbed child preferred.

Please send your resume to: resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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MFT OR MSW with minimum two (2) years experience in a mental health setting. Community mental health experience desirable. Experience with the severely mentally ill desirable. Bilingual Spanish a plus.

Please send resumes to: resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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M.S., M.A., M.S.W. from an accredited school of Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or a related field.  Two years experience in a mental health setting a plus.  Community Mental health experience desirable.  Experience with the CalWORKs population desirable. Bilingual Spanish, bicultural a plus.

Please send your resumes to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or Psychologist. License must be good standing.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Licensed MA/MSW in counseling, social work, or related field and licensed as a LCSW or MFT for at least 2 years.  Bilingual Spanish/Bicultural preferred to provide psychoterapy to children/adolescents and their families.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Possess a Master’s Degree in Psychology, Social Work, or other mental health related discipline.  One year experience in a responsible clinical position within a multi-disciplinary mental health treatment setting.

Please send your resume to:

resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

Job

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, or Psychologist. License must be good standing.

Please send your resume to:

resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org