Employment Opportunities

Updated: 1/27/2017Jobs2

Alma Family Services offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full and part time employees (scheduled for 20 or more hours).

To apply, please send resume with salary history to:

Mail:
Alma Family Services

Human Resources Department
1000 Corporate Center Drive #650
Monterey Park, CA 91754

Fax Resume To:
(323) 526-4791

Email:
HumanResources@almafamilyservices.org

Resumes are reviewed in the order in which they are received. We will contact you for further screening if you are considered to be a good match for our openings. We are unable to provide updates on resumes received.

Qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, domestic partner status, genetic information, medical condition and any other legally protected status.

Alma Family Services conducts a thorough criminal history clearance, physical, tuberculosis, and drug screen.

For more info: please inquire through email at HumanResources@almafamilyservices.org

 


 Current Job Openings ♦

 

RECEPTIONIST
East Los Angeles/Full-time (7:30am to 4:00pm)

Description: Will operate multi-line telephone system to answer incoming calls and direct callers to appropriate person.  Greet and welcome on-site visitors and/or clients; direct individuals to appropriate department or personnel.  Maintain a positive and professional work environment. Provide excellent customer service at all time.  

Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED.  Minimum two (2) years clerical/switchboard experience.  Computer knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Outlook. Able to perform in a positive, flexible, adaptive manner. Excellent communication skills. Bilingual in English and Spanish required.

 

RECEPTIONIST
Pico Rivera/Full-time (Mon-Thu 9:30am to 6:00pm & Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm)

Description: Will operate multi-line telephone system to answer incoming calls and direct callers to appropriate person.  Greet and welcome on-site visitors and/or clients; direct individuals to appropriate department or personnel.  Maintain a positive and professional work environment. Provide excellent customer service at all time.  

Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED.  Minimum two (2) years clerical/switchboard experience.  Computer knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Outlook. Able to perform in a positive, flexible, adaptive manner. Excellent communication skills. Bilingual in English and Spanish required.

 

CLINICIAN (Wraparound)
Commerce/Full-time

Description: Will be responsible for providing quality clinical services, diagnostic formulation, psychosocial assessments, and assuring appropriate therapeutic activities.  Provide comprehensive assessments, treatment planning, risk assessment, clinical interventions, and coordination of therapeutic activities.  Will work individually and as a part of a team to ensure that our clients are receiving the best care possible.  Provide therapy to clients that may include a variety of environments and community settings, including, schools, homes, community centers, etc., as appropriate

Qualifications: Must be registered as an Associate Clinical Social Worker or MFT Intern with the Board of Behavioral Science. LCSW or Licensed MFT preferred. Familiar with crisis management/counseling and able to work in the community/field. Knowledge of the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health (DMH) system and the CA Short-Doyle/Medical System. Experience, knowledge, skill and abilities to work competently with culturally diverse population. Bilingual in English/Spanish required.  Must have reliable transportation, valid CA driver’s license, acceptable driving records and proof of current auto insurance.  Must be available to work on evenings and weekends to handle crisis situations as needed.

 

CLINICIAN (The Wellness Center)
at General Hospital/Full-time

Description: Will be responsible for providing quality clinical services, diagnostic formulation, psychosocial assessments, and assuring appropriate therapeutic activities.  Provide comprehensive assessments, treatment planning, risk assessment, clinical interventions, case management, coordination of therapeutic activities.  Provide therapy to clients and their families/caregivers that may include a variety of environments and community settings, including, schools, homes, community centers, etc., as appropriate. 

Qualifications: Must be registered as an Associate Clinical Social Worker or MFT Intern with the Board of Behavioral Science. LCSW or Licensed MFT preferred. Training/certification in Evidence Based Practices highly preferred.  Must be able to work effectively with multi-disciplinary professionals. Effective written and oral communication skills.  Experience with the Department of Mental Health (DMH) preferred.  Bilingual English/Spanish required.  Must have reliable transportation, valid CA driver’s license, acceptable driving records and proof of current auto insurance.

 

CLINICIAN (Full Service Partnership)
Huntington Park/Full-time

Description: Conducting psychosocial assessments, developing treatment goals, and psychotherapy with children, transitional youth, and their families. With the support and guidance of the Program Manager, employees are required to be on-call during non-work hours and may work evening and weekend hours as needed. This is a community based program and you will have the opportunity to work out in the field with your client and their family while helping them on their path to wellness and recovery.

Qualifications: BBS registered ASW or MFT-Intern (Licensed preferred).  Strong clinical background with experience working in an intensive, community based mental health program, strong knowledge of DMH paperwork, policies and procedures, flexibility and desire to work in the field/community setting.  Must have reliable transportation, valid CA Driver’s license, must maintain current automobile insurance and must be eligible to drive for the agency. Bilingual in English/ Spanish required.  

 

CLINICIAN (CalWORKs)
Pico Rivera/Full-time

Description: Will be responsible for providing quality clinical services, formulation, psychosocial assessments, and assuring appropriate therapeutic activities.  Will work individually and as a part of a team to ensure that our clients are receiving the best care possible.

Qualifications:  BBS registered ASW or MFT-Intern (Licensed preferred).  Must be able to work effectively with multi-disciplinary professionals. Previous experience with the Department of Mental Health (DMH) preferred.  Bilingual English/Spanish required.  Must have reliable transportation, valid CA driver’s license, auto insurance, and acceptable driving record.

 

BEHAVIOR TECHNICIANS (ABA)
East Los Angeles/Full-time & Part-time positions

Description: Provide immediate 1:1 teaching and behavior management services to individuals with developmental disabilities and/or dual diagnosis. Implement behavior reduction and skill building plans as written in the Functional Behavior Assessments report in various settings the client is assessing including but not limited to the home and/or community.  Collect accurate data as defined in the Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA). Complete data and Special Incident Reports within specified time frames.  Participate in team meetings; provide feedback and observations as it relates to client and sessions. Maintain professional and ethical boundaries with clients and families. Maintains confidentiality as outlined by agency, HIPAA, funders, and other regulatory agencies. Maintain timely and consistent attendance.

Qualifications: BA/BS in Psychology, Applied Behavior Analysis, and/or related field. Minimum 1 year in designing and implementing behavior plans with individuals with developmental disabilities and/or dual diagnosis plus 12 units of ABA. Familiarity on non-aversive behavior analysis applications. Must have an understanding of human needs, behavior and motivation and ability to develop capabilities of others. Excellent communication skills, written and oral, in English and Spanish. Computer literate. Maintain current First Aid and CPR certification. Maintain Professional Crisis Management (PCM) Certification. Registered Behavior Technician Certification preferred. Must have reliable transportation, valid CA Driver’s License, proof of auto insurance and an acceptable driving record. Must be able to work a flexible work schedule, including evenings and weekends.

 

OUTREACH COORDINATOR (Gang Reduction Youth Development – GRYD)
Part-time (20hrs per week)

Description: Support the development and lead the implementation of outreach plans and strategies.   Work with potential referral sources (e.g. local schools, probation officers, LAPD officers, DCFS, other CBOs, and parents) to identify and engage potential clients for the GRYD prevention program.   Continuously promote GRYD prevention services to recruit, YSET, retain and support youth participation in the program.   Support youth’s access to services from referral through YSET and continuous engagement in the GRYD program.   Attend relevant community meetings, participate in relevant activities and events, community initiatives and work collaboratively with systems of care to generate referrals for the GRYD Prevention program.  Schedule and personally conduct presentations weekly on GRYD Prevention services.   Maintain relationships with collaborative partners and cultivate new ones.  Periodically produce and maintain reports describing outreach efforts and its outcomes including referrals and their outcome. 

Qualifications: AA degree plus 2 years’ experience in mental health OR BA/BS in a health related field; i.e. social work or psychology plus 1 year experience. Strong knowledge of outreach strategies and community services. Demonstrated ability to relate to culturally diverse clientele. Able to work as part of a team and independently. Ability to exercise sound judgment. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Strong and timely documentation and assessment skills. Bilingual English/Spanish REQUIRED.  Must have reliable transportation, valid CA driver’s license, proof of auto liability insurance, and an acceptable driving record. Must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed.

 

LICENSED PSYCHIATRIC TECHNICIAN OR LVN (Medication Department)
Pico Rivera/Part-time (24-30 hrs per week)

Description: Provide support to the psychiatrist and assist in the evaluation, and treatment of clients. Some duties include provide education on diagnosis and medications, participate in multidisciplinary team conferences, collaborate with other mental health staff to develop the most effective treatment plan for the client, and complete DMH required documentation regarding medication issues. 

Qualifications: Completion of an Accredited Psychiatric Technician or Licensed Vocational Nurse Program and a valid CA State License to practice as a Psychiatric Technician or LVN. Experience, knowledge, skill and abilities with culturally diverse populations preferred. Able to communicate thoughts and ideas clearly, both orally and written. Bilingual in English/Spanish strongly preferred. Must have valid CA Driver’s license, must maintain current automobile insurance and must be eligible to drive for the agency.

 

CIT COACH (Community Integrated Training Program – CIT)
East Los Angeles/Full-time (Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:00am – 3:30pm)

Description: The Community Integration Training (CIT) Coach will provide services and training focused on children, adolescents and adults who have developmental disabilities, and their family members. Will assist children, youth, and adults, their family members, and individuals from the community, in developing and accessing resources that promote and sustain mental health, competency and protective coping strategies that enhance their ability to survive and thrive in their lives and endeavors.

Qualifications:  BA or AA degree in Humanities or social services related field preferred. Minimum one year experience or training or a combination of education and experience in the field of human services. Previous working experience with the developmentally delayed population highly preferred. Effective communication skills, both written and oral; ability to present in front of group. Must be certified in First Aid and CPR. Bilingual English/Spanish REQUIRED.  Must have reliable transportation, valid CA driver’s license, able to provide proof of auto liability insurance and an acceptable driving record.

 

LIFEGUARD INSTRUCTOR (Aquatics Program)
East Los Angeles/On-call

Description:Responsible for assisting aquatic staff with implementing a high quality recreational program for individuals with or without disabilities through a variety of structured aquatic classes. Ensuring the safety of facility participants by preventing and responding to emergencies.

Qualifications: High School Diploma or the equivalent (GED). Two (2) years of professional experience in a public pool setting. Experience working with the developmentally disabled preferred but not required.

Certifications: American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, American Red Cross First Aid, American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer, American Red Cross Preventing Disease Transmission, American Red Cross Automated External Defibrillation (AED), American Red Cross Title 22, American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor, Arthritis Foundation YMCA Aquatic Program Instructor Certification (can be obtained during the first three months of employment)

 

PROGRAM ASSISTANT (Socialization Training Program)
East Los Angeles/On-call

Description: Responsible for assisting in the execution of planned program activities that meet the goals and objectives of Alma Family Services Socialization Training Program. The Program assistant shall ensure the safety of clients and assist clients in their attempts to participate in programmed activities.

Qualifications: Associate’s Degree or at least two years college equivalent in Child Development or a related field. Two years experience working with children in a licensed child care center, comparable group child care program, or accredited school. Knowledge in CCLD Title XXII law associated with the operation of child centers. Bilingual in Spanish and ability to read and write fluently. Current First Aid and Community CPR certification (8hrs) and Child Care: California approved Child Care Provider Course (7 Hrs); Total of 15 hrs.

 

Volunteers
Limited positions are now available.

Internships
Bachelor & master degree level internships are limited and are arranged through agreements with professional schools & universities.