Child/Adolescent Mental Health Facilitator

$51,459 - $75,645 yearly
  • Uplift Family Services
  • San Jose, CA, USA
  • May 04, 2018
Full time Health Care / Medical Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Uplift Family Services is hiring a Child/Adolescent Mental Health ­­­­Facilitator I for our MATRIX Program in San Jose.

 Our Mission: We do whatever it takes to strengthen and advocate for children, families, adults and communities to realize their hopes for behavioral health and well-being.

 Uplift Family Services is a statewide nonprofit that helps children and families. The agency is one of the largest, most comprehensive mental health treatment programs in California. Uplift Family Services takes a state-of-the-art approach to children and adolescents with complex behavioral health challenges. For youth that exit our programs, over 90% are living in the community, staying in school, and remaining out of trouble.

If working for an organization like Uplift Family Services (formerly EMQ FamiliesFirst) and helping kids and families is your passion for then we have the job for you!

 RESPONSIBILITIES: Works within the vision, mission, and philosophy of the agency. Under limited supervision, works independently in the family’s home and a variety of community and/or treatment settings, coordinates services with an understanding of the complexity of each family while blending the clinical care of the youth with the facilitation of the life domain planning process. Provides cross-functional team facilitation to support and enhance the efforts of youth and their families/caregivers, system workers who are part of the support team, and other individuals in a variety of environments. Provides facilitation, assessment, and case management services including all related documentation for services planned and provided.


Education Requirements: Master’s Degree (MS/ MA) in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or related field required. Must be registered with the BBS or become registered within a certain timeframe

Experience Requirements: One (1) year experience serving individuals with complex needs including Severely Emotionally Disturbed (SED) youth/ and families and/or youth in residential settings required. Experience with the mental health, child welfare and/or juvenile probation systems required.

Bilingual Spanish preferred.

Uplift Family Services is committed to its employees, and offers a competitive compensation package and an extensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, 401k matching and more.

Please visit our website to apply:


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Requisition # 638

Salary Range: $51,459-$75,645

Actual offers will be determined by the candidate’s creditable years of experience in conjunction with internal equity considerations and based on the organization’s current compensation practices.

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