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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EDUCATION: Possess a Bachelor's Degree in a field related to Psychology, Social Work, or other mental health related discipline.
 
EXPERIENCE:  Prefer, though not required, one year of experience in a position within a multi-disciplinary mental health treatment or social service setting.
 
Bilingual Preferred
 
Must possess valid CA Drivers License and be insurable by the Center’s auto insurance company.  REQ. 36127A  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.  Apply Here

 

 
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Current LVN or LPT license in good standing.  At least two years’ experience in working with persons diagnosed with co-existing disorders.  Ability to drive and be insurable by Center’s Insurance Carrier.

Have a good understanding of medications and side effects in order to educate clients.

Experience in public health, community health education, or previously working in the field (outside the office/hospital) highly desirable.

Must be able to pass LPS certification training provided by DMH and participate in LPS designated staff rotation for program and After Hours Crisis Response rotation.  REQ 4323S

Please send your PDF 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.
 
Minimum of two years’ experience in a behavioral health care; experience with homeless chronic mentally ill.  Knowledge of DSMIV required.  Chemical dependency experience preferred.
 
Req. 31230A Please send your PDF resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org
 
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Must have a Master’s Degree in Psychology and be licensed waivered by the Board of Behavioral Sciences.   Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in behavioral health care; experience with homeless and chronic mentally ill. Knowledge of DSMIV required. Chemical dependency experience preferred.

 

Must have a valid California Driver License in good standing and personal, valid insurance. Must be insurable by the Center’s auto insurance carrier.

Req. 31170A.  Apply here

 

 

 

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Master of Social Work (MSW) from an accredited school of social work AND a current    Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) registration number through the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. 

Minimum of two (2) years experience in a mental health setting.  Must have a valid California Driver License in good standing and be insurable by the Center’s auto insurance carrier.  REQ. 3317A.

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

 

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M.S.W. or M.A. /M.S., from an accredited school of Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or related field.

Minimum 2 years’ experience in a mental health setting.  Community mental health experience desirable.  Experience with the severely, mentally ill desirable.

Strong motivation to learn, particularly short term individual and group therapy skills.  Capacity for self-examination, self-disclosure, and ability to empathize are essential.   REQ. 3149A

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. 

Minimum of two years experience in a behavioral health care; experience with homeless chronic mentally ill.  Knowledge of DSMIV required.  Chemical dependency experience preferred. REQ. 31133A

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

 

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Master’s degree in psychology, social work, or a related social science field or equivalent, and Licensed with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences as an Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT).

Three (3) year of experience working as a Mental Health Clinician at least one of which focused on treatment of trauma.  Experience providing bio-psychosocial assessments to adults, adolescents, and/or children.

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.

Ability to speak Spanish is preferred, but not required.  REQ. 33166A.  Apply here

 

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Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, or related field highly desired, serving severely emotionally disturbed adolescents and/or young adults.
 
One (1) year experience in a similar program serving severely emotionally disturbed adolescents and/or young adults is desired.  REQ. 6563U  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org