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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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. Bilingual Spanish, please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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M.D. from an accredited school of medicine.  Board eligible or Board Certified in Psychiatry.  One to two years of experience with severe and persistent mentally ill adults and/or adolescents is required. Experience in a residential group setting is desirable.

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

 

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Masters Degree in Psychology and be licensed waivered by the Board of Behavioral Sciences. Minimum of two years experience in a behavioral health care; experience with homeless and chronic mentally ill. Knowledge of DSMIV required. Chemical dependency experience preferred.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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M.D. and DEA certification.  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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Marriage and Family Therapist from an accredited school of social work OR a current Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with licensure in the State of California OR Licensed Psychology or PHD related behavioral science field.  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.  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 Marriage and Family Therapist Intern (MFT Intern).  Bilingual Spanish highly preferred.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Must have a Masters 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.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org
 
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Master’s degree in a mental health related field (must possess a valid BBS registration number).  Experience working with youth and/or the chronic mentally ill preferred. Applicants should also possess a current valid Driver’s License. Bilingual/Bicultural a plus.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Current LPT or LVN license in good standing.  At least two years experience in working with persons diagnosed with co-existing disorders.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

 
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High school graduate.  One year experience as a receptionist handling heavy phones.  Some computer and word processing experience.  Type 45wpm.  Very good organizational and communication skills.  Ability to relate to a variety of personality types.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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CAADAC/ CAADE certification is required. High School Diploma Required.  Minimum of two years experience in mental health setting preferably with homeless, forensic, dual diagnosed individuals.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

 

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BA with 5 years’ experience or MA/MSW in the field of social work, psychology, or related field.  Minimum of two years experience in a mental health setting. Case management experience necessary.  Please submit 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.  Obtain LPS designation.  Obtain DOJ clearance.  Have a good driving record and be insurable by the Center’s automobile insurance carrier.  Attend Center’s Driver’s Safety course.  Please submit your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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B.A. in field of social work, counseling, psychology, or related field;  chemical dependency experience helpful.  Additional years’ experience may substitute for degree.  Minimum of two years’ experience in a behavioral health care; experience with chronic mentally ill and homeless preferred. Familiar with DSMIV preferred.  Please send your resume to:  resumes [at] sfvcmhc [dot] org

 

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Minimum of an 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