JOB OPENINGS- SOS is Hiring! August 2018

Please send all inquiries to Kat Lozinto.  

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: Director of Business and Finance

SOS is in an exciting phase of growth, and we are seeking a dynamic, creative, and analytic Business and Finance Director to work closely with the Execute Director and Leadership Team to streamline SOS’s internal business and finance systems.  If you have experience in business and finance, leadership skills, and a love for non-profits and mental health, we want to hear from you!  Our ideal candidate will be organized and reliable, and possess flexibility as there are many  different responsibilities to manage.  This is a wonderful opportunity for someone who feels excited about helping to shape the financial security of a growing non-profit!

28 to 32 hours per week, flexible schedule, option to work partially from home.  Competitive pay, DOE.  See attachment HERE for job description and detail.   For inquires, contact Julie Waters at jwaters@soscounseling.org

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 Kat Lozinto along with your resume and letter of interest.