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Executive Director
Mental Health Board/SFMHEF

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Post Date: Feb 04, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: April- June
Salary: $63,000-$69,000
Location: US - California - San Francisco
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•        Support the MHB in carrying out its mandated function to advise the local Behavioral Health Department and Board of Supervisors on improving mental health and substance use disorder services.
•        Organize and staff monthly Board and committee meetings.
•        Facilitate board members engagement with the Behavioral Health Department, Health Commission, Board of Supervisors and other governmental and community agencies
•        Arrange program reviews and site visits of mental health and substance use disorder programs for board members
•        Provide research, background material and best practices models to assist the board in advocating for policy development and program improvements
•        Keep the Board informed of key issues, trends and best practices
•        Assist the Board in strategizing, prioritizing, and evaluating projects
•        Field calls and provide information and support to board and community members navigating the system of care
•        Connect and engage with civic leaders and activists, community programs and organizations and cultivate opportunities for MHB members to network with these programs
•        Ensure that SFMHEF fulfills its legal and fiduciary obligations as the non-profit fiscal agent for the MHB and the fiscal intermediary for the Department of Public Health Training Funds assigned to the SFMHEF contract
•        Manage the SFMHEF contract with the City and County of San Francisco
•        Supervise one staff member and occasional volunteers
•        Manage Projects and other duties as required

•        Bachelor degree or equivalent experience in a non-profit or government setting.
•        Experience and skill working with people from diverse backgrounds and life experiences
•        Self-motivated, articulate, politically savvy individual who maintains a high level of accountability and integrity, with an interest in social justice and equity.
•        Ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of stakeholders including consumers, constituents, community advocates. city staff, and the Board of Supervisors.

•Supervisory experience working with both paid staff and volunteers.
•Excellent written communication skills
•Knowledge about substance use and mental health issues
•Organize events and trainings
•Budgeting and fiscal analysis skills
•Skilled using PC’s, Microsoft Suite, and QuickBooks

•35-hour work week which includes one hour paid lunch.
•Day/evening work hours, some flexibility including telecommuting
•Generous vacation and sick leave
•Comprehensive Medical and Dental Benefits
•Desirable location near Civic Center and public transportation

Note: This is not a San Francisco City and County Civil Service Position.

Contact Details
Name: Helynna Brooke
Address: 1380 Howard Street
City: San Francisco
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 94103
Country: United States
Ph: 415-255-3473
FAX: 415-255-3760

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