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13 Career Opportunities at Five Acres


Full time (40 hours/week) reporting directly under the Case Manager Supervisor. The Adoption Promotion and Support Services (APSS) Case Manager is responsible for clients in the therapeutic behavioral services program in accordance with Five Acres policies and the clients' treatment plans.

Full-time (40-hours/week) position under the general direction of the Program Supervisor. Responsible for providing routine clerical support to various members of management and/or professional staff.

New Posting Program Manager
The Program Manager is primarily responsible for managing all aspects of the assigned program(s) to ensure it accomplishes the goals for its clients and effectively partnering with other Agency staff to ensure success of clients' individual plans. The appropriate educational background for the specific program that will minimally include an undergraduate degree in social work, psychology or related mental health/human services field with several years of increasingly responsible experience in a related mental health field. A graduate degree and licensure (e.g., LCSW or MFT) is required

Ensures the program activities comply with contracts, accreditation standards, licensing requirements, regulations and Five Acres' policies and procedures Ensures Completeness, Accuracy, and security of all client records maintained electronically and paper in accordance with the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) requirements.Conducts audits of all client documentation to ensure compliance with DCFS requirements and contracts and supports programs to ensure compliance. High school diploma, or equivalent. Bachelor's Degree is highly preferred.

New Posting LVN - On Call
Responsible for providing medication, treatment, support and rehabilitation services to all residents. Completed an accredited nursing program and maintain an active LVN from the State of California.

Full-time (40-hours/week) position under the general direction of the Director of Research and Clinical Training. This position is designed for a clinically licensed mental health professional who has had experience in training staff on Mental Health topics such as assessment, clinical diagnosis, treatment planning, and evidence-based practices. This person will be responsible for the development, implementation, and sustainment of infrastructural systems and processes related to supporting clinical staffs’ ability to effectively provide coordinated evidence-based mental health care to youths and adults.

The Director of Organizational Development is responsible for the ongoing development, design, and administration of all educational and training initiatives. Provide the vision, inspiration and leadership to enable continuous learning and develop programs which are inclusive and effective. This position will also be tasked with coordinating agency projects in a project manager/coach capacity. This role will have responsibility managing scope, planning, monitoring, and other aspects of a project through completion. Ensure compliance with Agency policies, mission and strategic plan.

Support of Five Acres' strategic goals, mission, & values; ensuring quality service, audit, and fiscal performance. Clinical supervision to ensure provision of clinical, case management, advocacy, and related services to assigned clients in accordance with treatment goals, licensing requirements and professional standards. Individual/group supervision to ensure development, implementation and coordination of program services in accordance with Agency goals and quality standards.

Full-time (40-hours/week) position under the general direction of the Chief Program Officer. Responsible for providing a wide variety of individual, family, and group therapy; case management counseling; crisis intervention; and advocacy services to families, children, and other clients in accordance with their specific therapeutic needs.

Full-time (40-hours/week) position under the general direction of the Clinical Supervisor. Responsible for providing a wide variety of individual, family, and group therapy; case management counseling; crisis intervention; and advocacy services to families, children, and other clients in accordance with their specific therapeutic needs.

Full-time (40-hours/week) position under the general direction of the Program Supervisor. Responsible for: Support of Five Acres' strategic goals, mission, & values; ensuring quality service, audit, and fiscal performance. Clinical supervision to ensure provision of clinical, case management, advocacy, and related services to assigned clients in accordance with treatment goals, licensing requirements and professional standards. Individual/group supervision to ensure development, implementation and coordination of program services in accordance with Agency goals and quality standards.

Full-time (40-hours/week) position under the general direction of the Unit Program Coordinator Responsible for working as part of the treatment team to: Assist in the implementation of individual treatment plans for children/youth focusing on vital areas such as therapeutic interaction, crisis intervention, education, and activities. Provide supervision, counseling, and direct care for children/youth living in the group home setting, serving as a surrogate parent, to teach values, life skills, and problem-solving skills. Ensuring safety and security of children/youth while also maintaining a therapeutic environment. Effectively partnering with families so that they feel empowered as a vital member of a team. Collaborating with co-located DCFS staff to complete intake process and orientations for children being admitted to Transitional Shelter Care Program. (applicable to Transitional Shelter Care program only)

Full-time (40 hours/week) position under the general direction of the Program Supervisor. Responsible for planning, developing, implementing and evaluating Mental Health services; working with children, young adults and families to implement treatment techniques to resolve issues identified in the treatment plan.