Stanford Youth Solutions

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There are many nonprofits here in the Sacramento region that you could apply to.

Why choose Stanford Youth Solutions?

First and foremost, we place the needs of the children and families we serve above all else. Everyone works hard to produce real results. Stanford Youth Solutions exists to help our children and families reach their goals. In the final analysis, we exist for them.

While all staff take the Stanford Youth Solution’s Mission seriously, it is more than a slogan recited or placed on a wall. It permeates everything we do. As individuals, programs and as an agency, we have a singular focus on achieving our Mission. Our employees understand their part to play and are accountable to each other and the clients that we serve.

Stanford Youth Solutions believes in being caring as well as competent. All nonprofits care about the people they serve, however we place an equal importance on being competent. Not only competence in the sense of the having the right degrees, licenses, training, etc, but also in terms of being proficient in helping children and families actually achieve their goals.

Stanford Youth Solutions reinforces and supports employees in their jobs. It is very important that our employees feel encouraged in their work helping children and families achieve success.

Stanford Youth Solutions is committed to help our staff grow as professionals and leaders. Through our leadership training curriculum, you will learn skills that will help develop you professionally. We reward performance through merit based compensation and have an employee development process that provides regular support and feedback.

Stanford Youth Solutions values collaboration and has many committees that all employees have an opportunity to participate in. These committees help make tangible decisions that guide Stanford Youth Solution’s future. The chairs of our committees are often times our direct care practitioners and support staff.

If this sounds like an environment in which you would shine, we want to talk to you! Please continue to view our current openings and apply as appropriate. Good luck to you in your employment search.

Nov 08, 2019
Family Partners are people with personal experience participating in a public system of care as a consumer and/or as a parent/caregiver, and have the skills, training and experience to perform the functions of their role. Family Partners (FP) have four key functions: (1) to make families (parents, caregivers, and youth) equal partners -if not leaders- in the development and implementation of their service plans; (2) to represent the needs and perspectives of families (parents, caregivers, and youth) to internal and external stakeholders and decision makers within the system of care; (3) to ensure that families (parents, caregivers, and youth) have access to a comprehensive array of prevention and support services that meet their individual needs; and (4) to ensure that these services are family-centered, easily accessible, respectful of cultural, ethnic and other community characteristics, and stigma free. The Family Partner serves as an advocate for parents/caregivers and considers the whole family in system planning. Family Partners perform these functions through the tasks, roles, and responsibilities described below. Family Partners support the Mission, Vision, and Values of Stanford Youth Solutions. Qualifications Must have explicit experience as a parent, guardian, or foster parent of youth who is receiving or has received services from a county system of care Basic knowledge of Public Mental Health/Child Welfare/Education systems, and the ability to advocate on the behalf of clients in navigating and negotiating those systems Previous experience with advocacy, outreach, and community resources preferred Ability to manage time effectively Ability to work in a team environment Ability to work flexible working hours, including evenings and some weekends Ability to work independently/self-motivated Sensitive to multicultural issues Ability to work in a mobile, fast paced environment. Ability to use a laptop computer Fulfillment of TB test, fingerprinting and State clearance, and any other mandatory State/Federal requirements Must hold a valid drivers license Must provide and operate a registered, properly insured automobile Bilingual skills are a plus *EOE* Salary Hiring Range : $16.00 – $18.80
Stanford Youth Solutions Sacramento, CA, USA Full time
Nov 08, 2019
Description The Facilitator coordinates the development of Child and Family Teams (CFTs), maximizing the involvement of natural team members and system partners.  The facilitator guides the CFT through the plan development process using accepted High-Fidelity Wraparound technologies and techniques.  The Facilitator prepares individualized family plans and coordinates each plan’s implementation, encouraging the maximum use of natural resources and community-based services; supplementing these with flexible Wraparound staffing and ethical use of available funding.  The Facilitator functions as the case manager, representing the CFT’s progress through the Wraparound process in written documentation and verbal presentations. The facilitator supports the Mission, Vision, and Values of Stanford Youth Solutions. Qualifications Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology with LMFT/AMFT or LCSW/ASW license or license eligibility OR Master’s degree in related field and at least 2 years of approved experience* OR Bachelor’s degree in a related field and at least 4 years approved experience* (*approved experience is experience that qualifies the applicant for Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialist (MHRS) status in the Sacramento County Children’s Mental Health System of Care) Prepared to work independently with flexible hours that may include evenings, weekends and holidays Proven documentation skills and intermediate level computer skills including all MS Office programs Adhere to all confidentiality requirements Verbal and written ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, community partners, consumers and all levels of management Ability to work in a mobile, fast paced environment. Ability to use a laptop computer Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects and assignments effectively Salary Hiring Range : $18.03-$22.63 hourly
Stanford Youth Solutions Sacramento, CA, USA Full time
Nov 08, 2019
DESCRIPTION: The FIT Therapist functions as the lead case coordinator, providing comprehensive, strength-based, culturally competent, flexible, effective, quality mental health services, including psychotherapeutic interventions, to eligible at-risk children, youth, and families. The FIT Therapist provides services in accordance with Sacramento County Child and Family Services and Stanford Youth Solutions principles, including family voice and choice provided in collaboration with those individuals and agencies involved with the child or youth. Supports the Mission, Vision, and Values of Stanford Youth Solutions. QUALIFICATIONS: A Masters degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Counseling; A Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) credential or having registered as an Associate Social Worker (ASW) or Marriage and Family Therapist Intern (MFT Intern); and At least 1 year of experience providing services to adolescents and their families Prepared to work independently with flexible hours that may include evenings, weekend and holidays Proven documentation skills and intermediate level computer skills including all MS Office programs Adhere to all confidentiality requirements Verbal and written ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, community partners, consumers and all levels of management Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects and assignments effectively Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment within department and agency wide Ability to work in a mobile, fast paced environment. Ability to use a laptop computer Fulfillment of TB test, background check clearance, and any other mandatory Federal/State/County and agency requirements Valid California driver's license, proof of current automobile insurance, and a driving record acceptable to the agency's insurance carrier Must provide and operate a registered, properly insured automobile. Please follow the link below if you would like to apply online: http://www.youthsolutions.org/document/therapist If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a Foster Parent, please visit the following link: http://www.youthsolutions.org/become-foster-parent
Stanford Youth Solutions Sacramento, CA, USA Full time
Nov 08, 2019
The social worker is responsible for the case management of a designated caseload of children placed in the agency’s foster homes. Supports the Mission, Vision, and Values of Stanford Youth Solutions. Qualifications Masters degree from an accredited or state approved graduate school in any of the following areas: Social Work/Social Welfare Marriage, Family, and Child counseling Child Psychology Child Development Counseling Psychology Social Psychology Meet Community Care Licensing requirements for Social Work Personnel, as follows: 3 semester units or 100 days of field practice/experience in an agency setting at the Master’s Degree level 9 semester units related to children and families or 18 months experience working with children and families. 3 semester units in working with minority populations, 6 months experience in working with minority populations, or 6 months in-service training in working with minority populations within the first year of employment as a condition of employment 3 semester units in child welfare, or two years experience in public or private child welfare social services setting At least one year of experience working with emotionally disturbed youth or youth who have a serious behavioral problem. This can include experience gained in a field placement setting, internship, or other position serving emotionally disturbed youth. This experience may be full or part time, experience must demonstrate increasing awareness and application of skills, to be verified through interview Prepared to work independently with flexible hours that may include evenings, weekends, and holidays Proven documentation skills and intermediate level computer skills including all MS Office programs Adhere to all confidentiality requirements Verbal and written ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, community partners, consumers and all levels of management Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects and assignments effectively Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment within department and agency wide Ability to work in a mobile, fast paced environment. Ability to use a laptop computer Fulfillment of TB test, background check clearance, and any other mandatory Federal/State/County and agency requirements Valid California driver’s license, proof of current automobile insurance, driving record acceptable to the agency’s insurance carrier Must provide and operate a registered, properly insured automobile. Salary Hiring Range : $45,760 – $47,632  To apply, please fill out our online   Employment Application .
Stanford Youth Solutions Sacramento, CA, USA Full time
Nov 08, 2019
Description The Clinical Program Manager (CPM) manages all aspects of the day-to-day operations of the program to ensure regulatory compliance at all levels. The Clinical Program Manager provides consultation and support to the program staff.  The professional development of staff is a key component of the Clinical Program Manager position. The Clinical Program Manager interacts with other program and department managers to foster agency integration, contributes to the development and implementation of program outcomes, policies, and procedures, trains employees to ensure agency and program compliance, and supports the Stanford Youth Solutions’ Mission, Vision, and Values.  Qualifications LCSW or LMFT Experience providing community based individualized support and services to families Demonstrates ability to effectively manage programs Effective leadership skills Strong supervision skills Strong organizational skills Adhere to all confidentiality requirements Verbal and written ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, community partners, consumers and all levels of management Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects and assignments effectively Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment Ability to work in a mobile, fast paced environment. Ability to use a laptop computer Fulfillment of TB test, background check clearance, and any other mandatory State/Federal requirements Valid California driver’s license, proof of automobile insurance, can maintain a driving record acceptable to the agency’s insurance carrier Must provide and operate a registered, properly insured automobile To apply, please fill out our online   Employment Application .
Stanford Youth Solutions Sacramento, CA, USA Full time