Mental Health Worker – Bilingual Spanish School Readiness Program

Mental Health Worker – Bilingual Spanish
School Readiness Program

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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