Employment Opportunities

Updated: 12/07/2017Jobs2

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 ♦

Lead Medical Records Clerk
Full-time

Description: Keep client charts in locked cabinets.  Maintain log of staff checking out charts and ensure that all charts are accounted for.  Make sure all documents in client charts have signatures, client’s name and IBHS/IS and all are filed in appropriate sections. Open, close, and maintain client charts in EXYM and IBHS/IS.  Maintain client database (EXYM) and records on a regular basis.  Assist in IBHS/IS duties and data entry.  Provide training/coaching to Support Staff/Medical Records clerks.  Ensure client’s records are maintained thinned, relocated to the offsite location, is organized, follow retention standards, and file documents on a weekly basis.  Verify documents to current table of contents; label indexes for each section; consistent chart labeling; and updating new client’s log.  Log and audit different Medical Record sites.  Communicate with supervisor any concerns, issues, necessary training, or responsibilities which may need additional clarification and/or support.   Will alternate within the agency to different sites as needed to assist with medical records tasks. 

Qualifications: High School Diploma, AA degree preferred.  Minimum two (2) years clerical general office/medical records experience.   Previous experience in a social service/non-profit preferred; Familiarity with LA County Department of Mental Health (DMH) highly preferred.  Computer knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Outlook.  Able to perform in a positive, flexible, and adaptive manner.  Able to exercise independent judgment and initiative.  Previous training and/or supervisory experience preferred.  Must be detail oriented.  Possess excellent organizational and communication skills.  Must be able to prioritize and complete multiple tasks.  Knowledge of various office equipment (FAX, calculator, copier, etc.).  Must have reliable transportation, valid CA driver’s license, and proof of auto insurance.


Clinician (Fulltime), WrapAround

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.  Respond to crisis as necessary.  Work individually and as part of a team to ensure that our clients are receiving the best care possible. 

Qualifications:  Must be registered as an Associate Clinical Social Worker or MFT Intern with the Board of Behavioral Science. LCSW or Licensed MFT preferred.  Must be able to work effectively with multi-disciplinary professionals. Must be available to work evenings and weekends as needed; available to be on-call 24/7.  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 – Integrated Service Model (ISM)
East Los Angeles/Fulltime

Description:  Will be responsible for providing quality clinical services, diagnostic formulation, psychosocial assessments, and assuring appropriate therapeutic activities.  Provide therapy to clients and their families/caregivers that may include a variety of environment (community, clinics, etc.). 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).  Familiar with crisis management/counseling and able to work in the community/field.  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.


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.


Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS) Coach
East Los Angeles/Full-time

Description: Provide services to high risk children and their families, from low income families and communities, to stabilize and establish functional lifestyles to prevent the need for out of home placement.  Will provide mental health and short term services to clients and coordinate services.  Work as a part of the treatment team to develop individual treatment plans for assigned children and their families.  Assist client with changes in behavior related to child/youths mental health conditions which jeopardize the child’s placement   Provide crisis intervention as needed. 

Qualifications:  Bachelor degree in Social Work, Counseling Psychology or related field, or minimum 3 years relevant experience.  Knowledgeable in TBS mental health program model preferred.  Ability to think independently, creatively and effectively in critical situations.  Bilingual English/Spanish required.  Effective written and oral communication skills.  Able to work evening and/or weekend hours when necessary.  Must have reliable transportation, valid CA driver’s license, proof of auto 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.