Huckleberry Youth Programs (HYP) is a critical provider of essential safety net services for high-needs youth and their families in San Francisco and Marin County. For over 50 years, HYP has developed and maintained prevention programs that promote the health and leadership of youth, and, as a result, divert youth from violence, crime and gang involvement, as well as other harmful behaviors, including running away, drug/alcohol abuse, risky sexual activities, and involvement in the juvenile justice system. The agency employs over 80 staff and operates on a $7.5 million annual budget.The Psychotherapist/Clinical Social Worker will be based at Huckleberry Teen Health Program (HTHP) in Marin County. The psychotherapist works as part of a mental health team that provides assessment, brief intervention, individual and family counseling, care coordination, and groups, for adolescents and young adults, both onsite at Huckleberry and embedded on school sites. The position works closely with public middle school and high schools, and is especially involved in supporting the needs of newly immigrated youth who have recently enrolled in the school system.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
PREFERRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY QUALIFICATIONS:
SECURITY CLEARANCE:Must pass DOJ/FBI background check
OTHER DUTIES:Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: This position operates out of Huckleberry Teen Health Program in San Rafael, Marin County, and may travel to schools or community sites for service delivery and coordination. This role routinely includes the use of standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:The employee must be able to lift and/or carry up to 10 pounds unassisted on an occasional basis. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk, hear and sit. The employee is required to stand, walk, climb stairs and use hands to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:Huckleberry Youth Programs is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing equal opportunity to its employees and applicants for employment without discrimination on the basis of race; color; ethnic background; religion; gender; gender identiy or expression; sexual oritentation; national origin; ancestry; age; marital status; pregnancy; childbirth; or other related medical condition; disability; including HIV-related conditions; or status as a covered veteran. This policy applies to every aspect of employment, including but not limited to: hiring, advancement, transfer, demotion, layoff, termination, compensation, benefits, training and working conditions.
FAIR CHANCE:Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
For 50 years, Huckleberry Youth Programs' mission has been to educate, inspire, and support under served youth to develop healthy life choices, to maximize their potential, and to realize their dreams. We accomplish this by providing San Francisco and Marin youth and their families with a network of services and opportunities.
51-100 team members
Culture & Perks