Are you looking for a career opportunity that will help make a
difference in peoples' lives?
Our mental health agency is currently searching for a
knowledgeable, experienced professional to fill the position of a
Bilingual (Spanish-Speaking) Parent Partner.
The successful candidate will be responsible for partnering with
the caregivers of clients in order to engage them in the treatment
process. The Parent Partner operates from a consistent focus on
strength-based, natural resources, and family voice and choice.
They also provide resources to families in order to support the
treatment progress of the client. They offer more intensive support
to caregivers as needed to sustain the safety and placement of the
Parent Partner responsibilities and duties include:
* Orient caregivers to the assigned program. * Assist in the
development, scheduling, and facilitation of Child and Family Team
Meetings. * Model the principles of wraparound to families,
colleagues, and community members. * Attend resource fairs,
community partner meetings, and TDM's as assigned. * Maintain
current knowledge of local resources available to families and
assist in resource distribution. * Work individually with
caregivers in a Parent Partner capacity, as assigned by Supervisor.
* Complete progress notes on all client/caregiver interactions.
Submit well-written progress notes according to timeframes set by
Program Director. * Assist with intakes and referrals for potential
new clients. * Performs other related duties as required and
For more than 30 years, SCCS has provided care, counseling,
coaching, and essential mental health services for children, teen,
young adults, and their families. As specialists in the field of
mental health, SCCS employees possess diverse professional skills
equipping us as a team to treat each client's unique needs.
Looking to make a difference? Please apply!
* High school diploma or GED. * Has a child or family member who
has received services through CFS, Probation, or Specialty Mental
Health. * A minimum of two (2) years of Full-Time Equivalent
experience (in an employment or volunteer capacity) in delivering
services in the mental health field. This includes personal
experience with the services for an emotionally / behaviorally
impaired person through the County's Welfare Services, Probation,
or Mental Health System. * Bilingual in Spanish is required. *
Valid CA driver's license and proof of automobile insurance. *
Completion of CPR/First Aid/ProACT certification within the first
thirty (30) days of employment.