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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:

 


Clinical Lead

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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Peer Mentor – Wellness Centers

SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Wellness Center Program Director, the Peer Mentor is responsible for supporting the successful implementation of a variety of Wellness Center services.

STATUS: Full-time, Part-time, and Temp positions available, 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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Counselor

SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the Program Director and/or the Assistant Coordinator, the Counselor is responsible for assisting in the day-to-day operation of the Multi-Service Center, with a special focus on managing a caseload of Consumers.

STATUS: Full-time, Non-Exempt

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Program Assistant – Garden Grove & Costa Mesa

SUMMARY:

Under the general supervision of the Program Director, the Program Assistant is responsible for maintaining agency program information and for providing administrative and clerical support relevant to program operations.  The incumbent also provides general assistance in the front office and referrals to medi-cal related services.

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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Courtyard Outreach Worker

SUMMARY:

The Courtyard 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.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

This position reports to the Program Director of the Multi-Service Center.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Non-Exempt

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Administrative Assistant – Wellness Center South

SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of the Program Director, the Administrative Assistant provides administrative and clerical support for the program.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

This position reports to the Program Director and Assistant Program Director of the South County Wellness Center.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Non-exempt

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SSI Outreach Specialist

SUMMARY:

Under the supervision 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 Program Director of the SSI Outreach Program.

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 of the Garden Grove Outpatient Clinic.

STATUS:  Full-Time, Non-exempt

English/Vietnamese or English/Spanish language speaking preferred.

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Patients’ Rights Advocate

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

 REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: This position reports to the Patients’ Rights Supervisor

STATUS:  Part-time, Non-Exempt

 

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