Assessment Clinician - Juvenile Justice
Seneca Family of Agencies
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Post Date: Jun 15, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
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Location: US - California - San Francisco
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Description
The AIIM Higher program is a partnership between the San Francisco Department of Public Health and Seneca Family of Agencies, and serves juvenile justice-involved youth and their families in San Francisco County. The Assessment Clinician provides short-term, data-informed, clinical assessment, linkage, and engagement services to children and families involved with juvenile probation. Assessment Clinicians are members of a treatment team, and provide services at the program site and in the community, including juvenile hall, schools, and family homes.



Seneca Family of Agencies is committed to providing traditionally marginalized communities a network of outstanding mental health, community based, and educational services. We are committed to building a diverse staff and strongly encourages people of color to apply. Our programs are deeply engaged in conversations and trainings on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in order to bring equity and justice to the youth and families we serve.


Responsibilities

  • Complete mental health assessments and coordinate mental health services in order to ensure the successful transition of clients and their families to community-based resources.
  • Utilize a repertoire of interventions to provide short-term case management and counseling services to clients exhibiting a wide array of behaviors.
  • Develop resource linkage plans in collaboration with Juvenile Probation staff.
  • Provide consultation, referrals and resources for Juvenile Probation staff.
  • Collaborate and maintain consistent communication with AIIM Higher team and key partners (i.e. Juvenile Probation, Department of Public Health, & other community providers) to develop accurate assessments and implement effective treatment plans.
  • Identify areas for growth within the AIIM Higher program, including training in evidence-based practices, and collaborate with supervisor and AIIM Higher team members to address these needs.

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in psychology, counseling, or social work required.
  • Licensed or registered with the BBS.
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) abilities a plus!   
  • Own vehicle, California driver’s license and insurance.
  • Own vehicle, valid California driver's license, and insurability through Seneca's automobile policy

Schedule

  • Monday - Friday, with the ability to work some evening and weekend hours as needed

Benefits

  • Competitive salary + 10% increase for bilingual abilities!
  • Annual performance evaluations provide the potential for a generous salary increase each year
  • Relocation assistance may be available
  • Comprehensive employee benefits package, including 75% paid premiums for medical and fully covered dental, vision, chiropractic, acupuncture, long term disability, and life insurance.
  • 403b Retirement Plan
  • 5 weeks of flexible paid time off
  • Excellent clinical training, individual and group supervision, and assistance toward licensure



Contact Details

URL: https://careers-senecafoa.icims.com/jobs/4500/assessment-clinician---juvenile-justice/job