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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Three year’s clerical experience, two year of which must be in highly specialized or supervisory capacity, preferably in a mental health setting.50-55 wpm minimum; two year college preferred.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, or related field highly desired. Educational requirements may be waived with four (4) years experience in a similar program serving severely emotionally disturbed adolescents and/or young adults.  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) registration through the California Board of Behavioral Sciences; OR Masters Degree in psychology or related behavioral science field from accredited university AND a current Marriage and Family Therapist Intern (MFT Intern).  At least one (1) year experience working in a mental health setting with CMI population.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

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Stable on medication and/or mental health stability for one year or more.  Prefer some college experience, AA degree or equivalent.  Experience working in mental health or human service field preferred.  Knowledge of severe/chronic mental illness and homeless related issues.  If dual diagnosed, attendance in AA and/or support groups preferred.  Please send your resume to resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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B.A. in the field of Human Services, or related degrees with minimum of two (2) years experience in counseling preferred.  Minimum of two (2) years experience in mental health setting with mentally disabled population, preferably with homeless individuals, conducting individual and group counseling.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

 

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Associate of Arts degree.  Minimum of one year experience in a mental health treatment setting preferably with homeless mentally ill adults.  Licensed in the State of California as a Licensed Psychiatric Technician and/or Licensed Vocational Nurse.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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B.A or AA. in the field of Human Services, with minimum of one year experience in social service field with homeless populations including case management, client advocacy, outreach and housing knowledge. Work experience in related field.  Minimum of two years experience in Outreach activities, including working with homeless   providers, veteran administration, LAHSA.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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B.A. in Vocational REhabilitation Counseling plus experience in related field, or related services to the mentally ill youth and or adults. Minimum of two (2) years experience required in lieu of Master’s degree.  Must have a valid California Driver License in good standing and personal, valid insurance. May be required to be insured by the Center’s auto insurance carrier.
 
Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org
 

 

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High school Diploma or equivalent. Two (2) years of college preferred.  Two (2) years of general office experience.  Demonstrated proficiency in math and billing preferred.  Type minimum of 45-50 wpm.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org
 
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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.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org
 
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M.D./Ph.D., One year residency.  License from the State of California to practice medicine.  Valid certificate in Psychiatry issued by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or be eligible for such a certificate.
M.D. and DEA certification.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org
 
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 A relevant Bachelor’s degree may be substituted with two (2) years additional work experience in mental health, especially with peer support, self help and recovery focused services.  Twenty-four months of successful recovery from substance abuse and participation in ongoing self-help groups.

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

 

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M.D. and DEA certification.  Experience with homeless and multi-diagnosed individuals preferred.  M.H./Ph.D., one (1) year residency.  License from the state of California to practice medicine. Valid certificate in Psychiatry issued by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or be eligible for such a certificate.  Please send 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.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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MSW or MA/MS from an accredited school of Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or related field.  Possess a current waiver or registration from the Board of Psychology or the Board of Behavioral Sciences.  Waiver or registration must be in good standing.  Two years experience in a mental health setting.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org