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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Full-Time Licensed, Bilingual Spanish-speaking LCSW or LMFT to provide in home and clinic-based assessment for adult parents & recommendations for services in the San Fernando & Santa Clarita Valleys, along with occasional therapy work with individuals and families in a strength-based program. Experience working with children and families in Family Preservation or a similar field-based program, and experience using the BSAP or other assessment tools, highly preferred.  Current CA BBS registration as a LCSW or LMFT and good documentation / organizational skills a must. REQ# 3394A Apply Here
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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
 
current Marriage and Family Therapist Intern (MFT Intern) registration through the California Board of Behavioral Sciences;
 
Minimum two (2) years experience in a mental health setting. Community mental health experience desirable. Experience with the severely mentally ill desirable.
 
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.
 
Bilingual Spanish or Farsi preferred. REQ. New  Apply Here
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MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
 
Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, or related field highly desired; or GED plus CAADC, CAADE, or RAS certification with 2 years of experience.
 
Certificate in substance abuse counseling or education required. CAADAC, CAADE, or RAS.
 
Minimum of one (1) year experience in a program serving probationary youth with substance abuse problems or providing substance abuse education and/or counseling to a similar population.
 
Valid California Driver’s License is required. Must meet guidelines of agency’s driving criteria (i.e. proof of liability insurance, minimal moving violations, driving record free of DUI’s or reckless driving in the last 3 years, etc.) and maintain the criteria as per company policy at all times.  REQ. 8413A  Apply Here
 
 
 
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B.A. degree in any Behavioral Sciences /Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling or two plus experience in related field.
 
Minimum one (1) year experience providing vocational rehabilitation or related services to the mentally ill youth and or adults. Minimum of two (2) year’s experience required.
 
Counseling and Sales Experience highly desirable
 
Must have a valid California Driver License in good standing and personal, with valid auto insurance. Insurance by the Center’s auto insurance carrier is a requirement. REQ. 8611A  Apply Here
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Bachelor's degree in the field of social work, psychology, or related field
 
Minimum of two years’ experience in a mental health setting. Case management experience necessary. REQ. 35208A  Apply Here
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LCSW, MFT, or Ph.D./Psy.D. in clinical psychology from an accredited university, and licensed in the state of California for a minimum of three (3) years.
 
At least two (2) years of experience with providing clinical supervision. At least
one (1) year in a supervisory or management position in a related setting.
 
Knowledge regarding Child and Family Mental Health, Family Systems and Family Strengths-Based approaches, as well as of Child Welfare and Juvenile Probation Services highly preferred.
 
Ability to multi-task and assume responsibility for the day-to-day functioning of the East Valley Youth and Family Center Program in all capacities.
 
Must pass the Department of Justice Fingerprint Clearance.
 
Valid California Driver’s License is required. Must meet guidelines of agency’s driving criteria (i.e. Proof of liability insurance, minimal moving violations, driving record free of DUI’s or reckless driving in the last 3 years, etc.) and maintain the criteria as per company policy at all times.    REQ# C08334A Apply Here
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MA/MSW degree in counseling, social work, or related field – BBS licensed eligible required.

Minimum 2 years’ experience in a mental health setting working with children and families. Community mental health experience desirable. Experience with severely emotionally disturbed desirable.

Bilingual Spanish required.

Must act in accordance with all Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 and related state law confidentiality requirements. Must successfully complete the Center’s HIPAA training, pass the HIPAA test, and receive the Certification of Compliance. REQ#31314A & REQ. 31242A Apply Here

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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 youth and/or young adults.
 
Must pass Department of Justice fingerprint clearance.
 
Bilingual, Spanish-speaking, and accurate interpreting and translating skills.
 
Valid California Driver’s License is required. Must meet guidelines of agency’s driving criteria (i.e. Proof of liability insurance, minimal moving violations, driving record free of DUI’s or reckless driving in the last 3 years, etc.), and maintain the criteria as per company policy at all times.  REQ. 35185A
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Must have a California State license in good standing or possess a current waiver or registration with the Board of Psychology or the Board of Behavioral Sciences. Waiver or registration must be in good standing.
 
Minimum of two (2) years experience in a mental health setting. Intensive case management experience with the target population is necessary.  Current NPI number.  LPS designated.
 
Must complete application for “Custody Facilities Security Clearance” and be able to obtain security clearance through the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.  Obtain DOJ clearance.
 
Supervisory experience required.  REQ. C08822A  

 

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Must have reception/front office experience (minimum of six months). Prefer Peer Counseling Certificate obtained from an approved Peer Counselor Training course.
 
At least one (1) year of experience in social service, either volunteer or paid. Either education, experience, or a combination, may be used to meet minimum requirements.
 
Must have current California Driver License, good driving record, and be insurable by the Center’s Automobile Insurance Carrier. REQ. 6661A   In order to apply please provide your resume on a PDF format.  Apply Here