Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center (TVHC, Inc.) is a premier provider of community-based healthcare in So. Alameda County. Our School Based/School Linked (SBSL) program brings the full myriad of support services to the High School population, connecting students to clinical, medical, mental health, and integrated support services and programs.
We have an immediate opening for Mental Health Worker II. The Mental Health Worker will provide individual crisis or long-term counseling or mental health support services under EPSDT guidelines for adolescents and children, frequently in the home or on school sites, as well as training and consultation for other early intervention program staff(some travel required). Additional duties include intake/assessment/evaluation, preparation of reports, assist in program development, participate in multidisciplinary case conferencing/meetings, coordination of other TVHC services as needed. Clinical supervision and on-going training provided! The current vacancy is for a full-time, regular positions.
Master's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, or related field required. Certification/Licensure: MFT, LCSW, or Licensed Psychologist, or Registered Intern. Candidates should have experience working with very high risk clients, youth involved in the juvenile justice system, and or dealing with high disciplinary issues. Applicants must also have experience with and exhibit a desire to work with an ethnically diverse adolescent population and their families, demonstrating sensitivity/understanding of special youth issues. Must provide own transportation, valid CA driver’s license and proof of insurance. Bilingual in English/Spanish required.
Computer literacy (mid to advance skill level); Experience working in school or health care setting.