Mental Health Worker (Bilingual Spanish)  – Full-Time School Readiness

Mental Health Worker (Bilingual Spanish)  – Full-Time

School Readiness

 

The Priority Center is seeking a full-time Bilingual Spanish Mental Health Worker for its School Readiness Program.  The focus of the program is to reach out to families with children ages 0-8 with potential developmental or behavioral issues who have been overlooked in order to prepare the family to support their child’s success in school.

This program is comprised of a dedicated team that provides direct service to clients and serves as a resource for families and their children. Services are provided primarily in the home and to accommodate the client and family’s schedule. Due to COVID-19, in-home services are temporary suspended until further notice and staff will be providing telehealth services to enrolled clients during this time.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Carry a caseload of clients
  • Conduct initial child, parent, and family assessments in throughout all Orange County
  • Create Individualized Family Plans
  • Provide Triple P interventions
  • Maintain client files as required and complete required documentation in a timely manner
  • Comply with Mandated Reporter requirements
  • Attend all required meetings
  • Actively participate in all required training
  • Participate in program outreach events
  • Participate in weekly individual and team supervision
  • Maintain updated statistics monthly
  • Work on specific assignments related to the agency as a whole

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, Child Development or related field
  • Experience working with clients directly in a service role is required
  • Experience working with families and children ages 0-8 is preferred
  • Bilingual Spanish required
  • Access to reliable vehicle and current car insurance
  • Valid California Driver’s License
  • Live Scan finger printing required

 

To Apply:

Current interested staff members please submit completed Internal Job Application (attached) to Karla Miranda at [email protected]  until the position has been filled.

 

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