Current Openings

We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

Registered Mental Health Clinician - STRTP Program

We are currently seeking a Registered Mental Health Clinician (AMFT and/or ASW ) for our Short Term Residential Therapeutic Program (STRTP) for adolescents referred through Juvenile Probation and Social Services. Typical duties may include, but is not limited to completing clinical assessments within 5 days of placement, establishing treatment plans to restore youths functionality and reduce their symptoms, participation in interdisciplinary treatment planning, CFT meetings, provide individual, group and family therapy, case management duties and completion of proper documentation for Medi- Cal billing in order to meet productivity goals.

Candidates in licensed positions may serve as the Head of Service completing clinical reviews to determine transition plans for youth every 90 days, will review progress notes and needs & services plans for approval and signature and will visit the STRTP sites regularly to provide clinical guidance to direct care staff to ensure proper delivery of services.

We offer flexible scheduling, clinical supervision, positive corporate culture, and a great benefit plan including Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD and Group Life plan, 403(b) Retirement plan, PTO, Paid holidays and various voluntary benefits.

Min Education/Experience Requirements: Must possess a Master's Degree from an accredited or state approved graduate school in social work, social welfare, marriage, family and child counseling, child psychology, and counseling psychology. Completion of three semester units or 100 days field practice or experience in a public or private social services agency at the Master’s Degree Level; nine semester units or coursework related to children and families, or 18 months experience in working with children and families; at least three semester units in working with minority population: or six months in-service training in working with minority population within the first year of employment as a condition of employment and at least three semester units in child welfare, or two years’ experience in a public or private child welfare social services setting. Proof of registration through the Board of Behavioral Science required.

Daily COVID screenings of all employees, mask requirements and daily disinfection schedule of worksites.

Residential Counselors/Child Care Workers- STRTP Program

Your opportunity:

Are you interested in assisting our youth to make a positive change in their lives?

Recruiting for Residential Counselors in the agency Short Term Residential Treatment Program (STRTP).   Youth are referred through juvenile probation and social services.  The youth have various behavioral and mental health issues, conduct disorders, gang affiliation etc.

Duties and Responsibility Include:

Provide constant supervision, protection and care for the youth in a group home setting.  Staff will establish behavioral limits by de-escalating youth in crisis.  Provide guidance on verbal communication, health and self-care personal habits.   Assist client with living skills such as cooking, laundry and house cleaning. Assists youth with academic assignments. Staff will be trained on dispensing medication and recognize youth medical needs, administer first aid and CPR if needed also transporting.

Residential Counselors qualifications listed below:

Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, sociology, human services or criminology.

Or Previously employed as full time STRTP Residential Counselor for one year.

Or A valid registration certificate as an Alcohol, Drug Counselor and 100 hours working with youth.

Additional Requirements:

Must have a valid California Drivers license, auto insurance coverage.

Must have a good driving record

Official Educational Transcripts.

Criminal Record Background check including D O J, FBI and Child Abuse Index. A Physical, Drug and TB screening is required (Company will assume cost).

Job Type:

Full and part time

Pay : $17.10 - $17.50 per hr

Benefits:

After 60 days to the first of the following month we offer medical, dental, Vision and other voluntary benefits.

Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialist- STRTP Program

The Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialist position will be working directly with youth in our Short Term Residential Therapeutic Program (STRTP.) The youth are referred for placement by Juvenile Probation and Social Service Agencies from various counties throughout the State of California. The Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialists will work in collaboration with the clinical treatment team to ensure proper delivery of services to the youth in the STRTP Program. If the youth requires services outside the expertise of the agency the Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialist in collaboration with the Mental Health clinician will locate community services to ensure they meet the unique needs of the youth. They will manage the case in coordination with the clinical staff to ensure services to the youth are provided in accordance with the approved case plan, complete intake summaries, provide regular progress notes and will complete transition plans for the youth. They will attend appropriate sessions and represent the youth in CFT meetings to discuss their progress towards reaching their treatment goals in coordination with all stakeholders individuals involved in the case.

Salary: $18.00 per hr

Min Education/Experience Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Child Development, Psychology, and Social Work or other behavioral science field + 4 years experience in a mental health setting OR Current enrollment in a Master’s Degree Program in Social Work, Rehabilitation Counseling, Marriage and Family counseling or psychology each year of enrollment will substitute for a required year of experience and 2-3 years of experience in a mental health setting.

If you are interested in any of these positions please email a detailed cover letter + resume to  jromero@promesabehavioral.org or fax resumes to (559) 439-1007.