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The Mental Health Association of Orange County, a leader in the mental health field for over 53 years hires creative professionals for programs serving adults with mental illness.MHA’s current programs include a wide range of services to improve the quality of life for Orange County residents impacted by mental illness. The agency employs over 100 unique and talented individuals and serves over 16,000 individuals each year.The Mental Health Association follows closely the psychosocial/psychiatric rehabilitation philosophy. All applicants are expected to follow this model of care.The Mental Health Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to employ a diverse staff. Persons of all backgrounds and beliefs are encouraged to apply please email jobs@mhaoc.org.  Submit your resume to jobs@mhaoc.org.  Your resume will be reviewed by agency program managers.  Qualified candidates will be contacted.
Below is a list of available positions:

 


Patients Rights Advocate

SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Patients Rights Manager, the Patients Rights Advocate is responsible for providing support and advocacy to mental health patients during their hearings.

STATUS: Part-time, Non-Exempt

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Courtyard Outreach Worker

SUMMARY:

The Homeless Case Manager / Outreach worker is responsible for providing outreach services to homeless mentally ill adults, with a focus on establishing linkages between the homeless mentally ill and a variety of services including shelter, social services, media and psychiatric care.

STATUS: Part-time, Non-Exempt

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Rehabilitation Worker

SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Program Director the Rehabilitation Worker is responsible for supporting the successful implementation of a variety of activities at the activity center/clubhouse.

STATUS: Part-time, Non-Exempt

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Parent Mentor

SUMMARY:

Under the direct supervision and guidance of the Project Together Mentor Program Director, the Parent Mentor is responsible to provide peer support to the parent/care providers of children and youth receiving clinical services through the County of Orange Health Care Agency Children and Youth Services and its contract programs. Parent Mentors will become part of the youth’s treatment teach and will work closely with the child’s therapist. They also go into the community to work one-on-one with the parent/care provider to assist them to identify their needs.

STATUS: Part-time, Non-Exempt

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TAY Youth Mentor-Male

SUMMARY:

Under the direct supervision and guidance of the Project Together Mentor Program Director, the TAY Mentor is responsible to provide peer-to-peer support and/or self-help to clients as needed, requested or directed.

STATUS: Part-time, Non-Exempt

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Clinical Lead-Costa Mesa

SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Program Director, the Clinical Lead provides services to consumers in the areas of general mental health, short term psychotherapy, crisis intervention, case management and other related services.

STATUS: Full-time, Non-Exempt

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Rehabilitation Specialist

SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Program Director, the Rehabilitation Specialist provides services to consumers in the areas of general mental health, crisis intervention, case management and medi-cal related services.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

This position reports to the Program Director.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Non-Exempt

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SSI Outreach Specialist

SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the SSI Program Director, the Outreach Specialist is responsible for assisting consumers in applying for SSI/SSDI benefits, for maintaining accurate program and statistical information

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

This position reports to the SSI Program Director.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Non-Exempt

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Education/Employment Specialist

SUMMARY:

Under direction of the Program Director, the Education/Employment Specialist is responsible for promoting vocational opportunities to mental health consumers.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

This position reports to the Program Director.

STATUS:  Part-Time, Non-Exempt

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Data Analyst

SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Program Director the Data Analyst is responsible to develop analysis and reporting capabilities, and to continuously monitor program outcomes.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

This position reports to the Program Director.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Non-Exempt

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Licensed Clinician

SUMMARY:

Actively recruiting licensed clinicians (LCSW, LMFT) to provide full-time clinical supervision as well a direct client services. A successful candidate will be licensed and have expertise and a passion for treating individuals with chronic mental illness and substance abuse. Experience with government funded programs and homeless issues is a plus.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Exempt


Program Director – Wellness Center West

SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of the Chief Executive Officer, the Program Director directs all operational and program aspects of the Wellness Center Program.  These duties include the development and administration of programs that increase the level of independent functioning of consumers.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Exempt

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Assistant Program Director

SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of the Program Director, the Assistant Program Director’s duties include the development of programs that increase the level of independent functioning of consumers.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

This position reports to the Program Director.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Exempt

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