Bilingual Clinician – Community Services for Families

SAY San Diego, Inc
Published
November 17, 2021
Location
San Diego, CA, California
Category
Job Type
Salary
$25.00
Type of Pay
Hourly
Contact Name
Krystle Llanto
Contact Email
careers@saysandiego.org

Description

POSITION PROFILE:

The Clinician I provides direct and indirect services to a caseload of culturally diverse individuals and/or families, including comprehensive screening/assessment, information and referral, service recommendations, case planning, advocacy and other supportive services. Needs to be bilingual in English and Spanish.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide clinical screening, assessment and treatment recommendations to include interviewing, assessing, crisis management, solution seeking, goal setting, referral, advocacy
  • Screen and assess referred child(ren) and caregiver(s) with identified risk of domestic violence and child abuse, using approved family-based screening tools for mental health, domestic violence, substance abuse and other relevant issues
  • Provide initial recommendations for treatment, mental health services and other relevant services to referring County Child Welfare staff within 72 hours, with a written report submitted within five business days
  • Perform visits in home, jail, shelter or other locations as needed to complete functions of the position
  • Perform visits for client sessions with flexibility and attention to client’s schedule (including evenings and weekends as needed)
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by the Program Director

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • LCSW/MFT/MSW required
  • Licensed or license eligible by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) preferred
  • Two years of related experience in direct client service
  • Valid CA Driver license
  • Must have access to reliable transportation and be willing to use it for job-related tasks
  • Experience working with parents and families involved in the child welfare system

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge and experience working with diverse cultures
  • Ability to manage multiple demands and prioritize when needed
  • Strong communication and relationship-building skills
  • Knowledge of relevant resources within the community

How to Apply:

Visit http://bit.ly/SAYcareers which is our SAY Career Center to create a profile and submit your application online. Please apply to Requisition ID# 1313. (NO PHONE CALLS AND EMAILED RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED)

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