Alta California Regional Center

Because Alta California Regional Center is an Employer of Choice in the areas we serve!  As a past winner of a Sacramento Area Human Resources Association “Sacramento Workplace Excellence Leader” Award, we continue to provide a workplace that offers challenging and rewarding employment opportunities along with a great working environment and benefits. 

Alta California Regional Center Sacramento, CA, USA
Nov 22, 2019
Full time
ACRC is seeking a Service Coordinator to provide case management and advocacy for persons with developmental disabilities. This position is currently located in the Sacramento office, and may have cases anywhere in the greater Sacramento area. Typical duties include assisting clients and their families in acquiring and maintaining assessed supports and services including transportation, vocational training, day programming, education, mental health services, medical care, and independent living training; serving as an advocate for the client with community agencies; consulting with and assisting vendors with certifications, applications, and referrals; participation in the development of Individual Program Plans for clients; monitoring these plans and revising them as necessary; completing all required forms, documentation, and reports in accordance with regulations and ACRC policies and procedures; rotating officer-of-the-day duties with other Service Coordinators; assisting co-workers with special projects, unique problems, vacation, and sick relief; and providing emergency on-call services when required. Experience and Skills: Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Social Work or a related field; have one year of professional experience in social work or a related field (preferably in the field of developmental disabilities); demonstrate excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills; and have strong time management and organization skills.  Other requirements and qualifications may apply. Job Benefits: ACRC offers an excellent working environment and a benefits package to include 90% employer-paid health insurance plus low-cost dependent coverage including domestic partners; 100% employer-paid chiropractic, dental, and vision insurance for employees plus dependents; 100% employer-paid employee life insurance coverage; 100% employer-paid long term disability coverage; flexible benefits pre-tax spending program; CalPERS employee pension plan (includes 10.439% employer contribution); and 457 and 403-B voluntary tax shelter annuities. Other benefits include 17-22 annual vacation days, 12 annual sick days, 14 paid holidays, longevity leave, Employee Assistance Program, and many other generous benefits. This is intended to represent a general summary of benefit plans and coverages only.
Alta California Regional Center Sacramento, CA, USA
Nov 22, 2019
Full time
The purpose of ACRC’s Speech Pathologist’s position is to assess applicants for eligibility for ACRC services; provide evaluation, assessment, and consultation; and address Client needs in alignment with ACRC-defined ethical, clinical, practical, and professional standards. Specifically, the position will: conduct speech and language evaluations; complete written assessments; review and provide feedback regarding assessment reports by Service Providers; provide information and guidance in Interdisciplinary Team Meetings; work with staff and Service Providers to ensure appropriate and quality services; monitor services/service delivery; as well as provide support and assistance to colleagues, including collaborating to solve unique problems. Experience and Skills: Applicants must possess: a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology; 2 years of professional experience in treatment of a wide variety of communication disorders; 1 year of Pediatrics experience; experience in the administration and interpretation of diagnostic tests; and a current California driver’s license, plus current automobile liability insurance. Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities is preferred. Other requirements and qualifications apply. Job Benefits: ACRC offers an excellent working environment and a benefits package to include 90% employer-paid health insurance plus low-cost dependent coverage including domestic partners; 100% employer-paid dental and vision insurance for employees plus dependents; 100% employer-paid employee life insurance coverage; 100% employer-paid long term disability coverage; flexible benefits pre-tax spending program; CalPERS employee pension plan; and 457 and 403-B voluntary tax shelter annuities. Other benefits include 17-22 annual vacation days, 12 annual sick days, 14 paid holidays, longevity leave, Employee Assistance Program, and many other generous benefits. This is intended to represent a general summary of benefit plans and coverages only.
Alta California Regional Center Grass Valley, CA, USA
Nov 22, 2019
Full time
ACRC is seeking a Client Services Manager located in the Grass Valley office to provide management and oversight of the Unit of Service Coordinators serving Child and Adult Clients/their circles of support. The purpose of the Client Services Manager position is to ensure that assigned unit Staff are guiding Clients and their families in acquiring and maintaining assessed supports and services. Responsibilities include: selecting, training, monitoring, coaching, managing, and evaluating assigned staff; ensuring compliance with all laws, regulations, and regional center policies; conducting periodic and continual review of cases and documentation with Service Coordinators; participation on committees and groups to provide education and training on services for Clients; providing emergency on-call support for assigned staff; participation as a member of the Leadership Team to develop policies and procedures; and serve on Leadership Team work groups. Experience and Skills: Applicants must possess a Master’s degree in Social Work or a related field; have five years of management level experience in a human services (or related) agency, preferably in the field of developmental disabilities; ability to interpret and apply relevant laws, regulations, requirements and policy standards; demonstrate excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills; and have strong time?management and organization skills. Other requirements and qualifications may apply. Job Benefits: ACRC offers an excellent working environment and a benefits package to include 90% employer-paid health insurance plus low-cost dependent coverage including domestic partners; 100% employer-paid dental and vision insurance for employees plus dependents; 100% employer-paid employee life insurance coverage; 100% employer-paid long term disability coverage; flexible benefits pre-tax spending program; CalPERS employee pension plan; and 457 and 403-B voluntary tax shelter annuities.  Other benefits include 17-22 annual vacation days, 12 annual sick days, 14 paid holidays, longevity leave, Employee Assistance Program, and many other generous benefits.  This is intended to represent a general summary of benefit plans and coverages only. 
Alta California Regional Center Sacramento, CA, USA
Nov 22, 2019
Full time
ACRC is seeking a Psychologist at the Sacramento Office location to provide psychological evaluations and related diagnostic activities; consult with vendors, service providers, Regional Center counselors and managers on behavior and mental health issues; consult and counsel with clients and their families to provide guidance and training on individual problems; assist with the design and implementation of cost effective treatment plans and resources; participate on various internal and external committees and groups to provide training, education and public information on related issues; maintain all required records in compliance with laws, regulations and ACRC policy (score protocols, interpret results, dictate reports and related documentation); assist in the development of community resources; and consult with schools and other community service agencies on psychological issues and concerns. Experience and Skills: The preferred applicant will have the following qualifications: Ph.D. in Psychology with educational focus in Developmental and Behavioral psychology, or additional equivalent clinical experience and training to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills;   California license as a psychologist ; Two years of responsible post doctorate professional experience including substantial experience in testing and diagnostic evaluation of the developmentally disabled and clinical intervention; knowledge of clinical psychology, mental illness, personality development, administration and interpretation of diagnostic psychological tests, research design, statistics, and measurement theory; ability to plan a psychological testing program, and to train or advise parents on principles and procedures of behavioral changes; excellent communication skills including public speaking; planning and organization skills; and strong analytical and problem solving ability, clinical judgment and interpersonal skills. Job Benefits: ACRC offers an excellent working environment and a benefits package to include 90% employer-paid health insurance plus low-cost dependent coverage including domestic partners; 100% employer-paid chiropractic, dental, and vision  insurance for employees plus dependents; 100% employer-paid employee life insurance coverage; 100% employer-paid long term disability coverage; flexible benefits pre-tax spending program;  CalPERS employee pension plan; and 457 and 403-B voluntary tax shelter annuities.  Other benefits include 17-22 annual vacation days, 12 annual sick days, 14 paid holidays, longevity leave, Employee Assistance Program, and many other generous benefits.  This is intended to represent a general summary of benefit plans and coverages only.
Alta California Regional Center Sacramento, CA, USA
Nov 22, 2019
Full time
ACRC is seeking a Nursing Consultant at the Sacramento office. Specifically, this position will support client transition activity from Sonoma Developmental Center, Porterville Developmental Center, and Fairview Developmental Center. This position assists Regional Center operations by providing nursing assessments and assisting in integrating the assessment into the individual programs for developmentally disabled adults and by serving as a consultant to staff and community groups as required. The Nursing Consultant will assess the developmental and health care management needs of clients, advise Service Coordination staff in regards to level of nursing care and equipment needs, assist staff in locating nursing care services to provide appropriate care to clients, review Medicaid client charts for certification/decertification process and data entry and audits of compliance for Medicaid Waiver requirements, consult on health care questions from staff, and conduct in-service instruction and continuing education opportunities for staff. Experience and Skills: Applicants must posses a RN License from the State of California; two years of increasingly responsible public health nursing experience in family or adult health; knowledge of nursing principles, methods, procedures, and equipment applicable to serving the developmentally disabled; knowledge of training and consultative techniques, community organization and resources, and programs and services for the developmentally disabled; knowledge of developmental process from conception through adulthood, health and disease aspects of diagnosis, and treatment and management of developmentally disabled children and adults; excellent written and verbal communication skills including public speaking; and excellent interpersonal skills, organization, and time management. BSN or MSN strongly preferred. Other requirements and qualifications apply. Job Benefits:   ACRC offers an excellent working environment and a benefits package to include 90% employer-paid health insurance plus low-cost dependent coverage including domestic partners; 100% employer-paid chiropractic, dental, and vision insurance for employees plus dependents; 100% employer-paid employee life insurance coverage; 100% employer-paid long term disability coverage; flexible benefits pre-tax spending program; CalPERS employee pension plan (includes 10.439% employer contribution); and 457 and 403-B voluntary tax shelter annuities. Other benefits include 17-22 annual vacation days, 12 annual sick days, 14 paid holidays, longevity leave, Employee Assistance Program, and many other generous benefits. This is intended to represent a general summary of benefit plans and coverages only.