JOB OPENINGS- SOS is Hiring! March 2019

Please send all inquiries to Whitney Rodgers.  

SOS is hiring for multiple positions. Full-time and part-time positions available for MFT, LPCC, and MSW Associates. We have positions currently open in multiple programs.  Positions can be combined to create a full time position for those seeking full time employment.

 

OPEN:  Private Practice Model Therapists Associates needed!

All three of our Community Counseling Clinics are in need of part-time and full-time staff.   Flexible hours, build the business, networking, and clinical skills to prepare you for your own private practice.  All Associates in our clinic program engage in the clinic as a group practice with their peers including taking phone intakes, setting fees, managing your schedule and hold a case load of both long and short term clients.  Clinical Supervision and specialized trainings offered to support your success in a private practice upon licensure, and all staff licensed in our Clinics can offer their case load to transfer with them into a private practice.  Pay DOE.

 

OPEN: Team Success!  Positions available for Fall 2018-17 school year.  Hiring now, training starting in August.

Team Success is a Prevention, Education, Early Intervention program adapted from the Project SUCCESS+ model.  It is a dynamic mental health program offered to Sonoma County schools with the mission to increase awareness and decrease stigma around mental health, as well as decreasing unmet mental health needs among our Sonoma County youth.  

We have multiple positions open.  Duties include assisting the TS Manager in outreach and education activities, screening and linking youth to services, providing groups and short term counseling, and collaborating with the school community.  Experience and/or interested in working with at-risk teens, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy and Motivational Interviewing skills a plus, bi-lingual, bi-cultural desired.  Differential offered for fluent Spanish language proficiency.  Potential for an additional Spanish language bonus for full time work in North County (Windsor or north). 

 

OPEN:  Mobile Support Team- Post Graduate Intern Position- 

Join the cutting edge crisis outreach team and learn essential mental health crisis assessment skills.  Work with a team of therapists and substance use specialists while assisting the Police on 5150 calls.  Learn to place 5150 holds, help Sonoma County individuals and families in distress with resources and follow-up support, and collaborate with many other Sonoma County behavioral health agencies.

Established in 2010, The Mobile Support Team (MST) is a program developed by Sonoma County to address the growing need for mobile crisis intervention within our community. Since it’s inception, MST has expanded to cover a large portion of Sonoma County to bring services to many people in need. Part of this expansion is joining with Support Our Students (SOS) to create an intern program where SOS interns join MST.  SOS is currently seeking out interested candidates who would like to work for SOS as an MST intern member and be a part of this exciting program.  The current hours available are 22-30 per week with regular overtime included.

The goals of the Mobile Support Team are:

  • Promote the safety and emotional stability of community members experiencing behavioral health crisis;
  • Minimize further deterioration of community members experiencing behavioral health crisis;
  • Help community members experiencing crisis to obtain ongoing care and treatment;
  • Prevent placement in settings that are more intensive, costly, or restrictive than necessary and appropriate.
  • Participate and collaborate with law enforcement during regularly scheduled briefings.

Starting staff work three 8-10 hour shifts per week, with additional meetings, trainings, as well as opportunity to pick up additional shifts as needed.  May move into full time or part time after training period is over.  Must be willing to work weekends and evenings.

Pay is $22/hour.  Must have a registered MFT, LPCC, or MSW Associate number.  Supervision provided.

__________________________________________________

SOS is looking for other types of volunteer support.  We need the following skills:

  • IT support.
  • Gardening/handy work.
  • Volunteer Clinical Supervisors who wish to sponsor 1-2 Interns, by providing time limited (1-2 semesters) of individual supervision.
  • Therapists interested in providing Clinical trainings to our staff.
  • Mental Health outreach, education, and promotion during events.

Trainees looking to gain hours are always welcome to apply as we often have space in our school based clinics for volunteer positions.   We always welcome inquiries from interested Associates and Trainees for future openings, including our MST team, which is designed to have regular openings. 

 

Please contact if you are interested!

All inquires should be sent to Whitney Rodgers, along with your resume and letter of interest.