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SAY San Diego: A GREAT PLACE TO WORK!

SAY San Diego has been selected as a Top Workplace Award winner for 3 years in a row, qualifying SAY as one of the best places to work in San Diego, based on employee surveys.

Here is a list of our current job openings. Please click on the links for more information about each position if applicable.

Visit our SAY Career Center to apply to work with us!

Open Positions


Title French Preschool Teacher
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary See Below
Hours 30 hours per week, Monday-Friday
Status Non-exempt
Description

The French Preschool Teacher (native speaker of French) will instruct children ages 3-5 in our innovative preschool program located near SDSU. Our curriculum emphasizes dialogue; story-telling, singing and role-playing while building language skills.

Lead French Preschool Teacher

$15.08/hr with AA or higher in ECE or Child Development
OR
24 units in ECE or CD units in core course work: child/human dev, program/curriculum and child family and community. Plus 16 units in GE.

French Teacher

$12.57-$13.60/hr with 12 units in ECE or CD units in core course work: child/human dev, program/curriculum and child family and community.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • At least 1 year of teaching experience, specifically with young learners
  • A native or near-native speaker of the language.
  • AA or higher in ECE or Child Development preferred- minimum 12units in Child Development
  • Creativity and excitement to engage with our learners in their lessons
  • Talents in music, art, and theater are a huge plus

* This position is 30 hours per week, Monday through Friday

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Title Senior Program Director – MFRC & SDMFC
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Exempt
Description

This is a full-time position under the supervision of the Vice President of Community Engagement, requiring independent judgment, creativity and flexibility. The Senior Program Director is responsible for general management functions and contract compliance of programs housed in both the Military Family Resource Center (MFRC) as well as the San Diego Military Family Collaborative (SDMFC). The Senior Program Director also supervises staff/managers out-stationed at Serra High School and Miller Elementary School.  The Senior Program Director is experienced in program design and implementation of family strengthening services, multi-disciplinary case management with military families, home visiting, early childhood education and development, community development, integrating services across multiple sectors, grant writing, administration, and supervision. See complete job description and requirements.

Applications must include a Cover Letter and salary requirement. Please make sure to attach in ADP. 

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • MS, MA or MSW in a related early education/human services field or BA and commensurate experience in a similar setting.
  • Relevant nonprofit leadership experience that included fundraising responsibilities, particularly in grant writing.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with a PC, MS Office, and database/evaluation software.
  • Experienced in meeting facilitation, coalition building and public speaking.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • The ability to take initiative, work independently, and manage multiple competing priorities.
  • Possess excellent supervisory skills and experience in staff development.
  • Possess the ability to take initiative, be self-directed and work independently.
  • Communication skills necessary to establish and maintain effective working relationships with parents, collaborative partners and the public.
  • Knowledge/ability to support electronic and social media campaign strategies.
  • Demonstrates an entrepreneurial spirit and attitude.
  • Knowledge and understanding of socio-economic and multicultural issues in the community.
  • Well organized and detail oriented.
  • Community organizing skills.
  • Program management and problem solving skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Access to reliable transportation and willing to use it for job-related tasks.
  • Have a driving record that complies with SAY Driving Policies.
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Title Preschool Teacher
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $11.08 – $12.57 per hour
Hours 20 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Location Pacific Beach & Clairemont
Description

Preschool Teachers’ responsibilities include but are not limited to providing educational experiences for children. This is more than a “job” we are looking for staff that has the desire to provide a safe, fun, educational environment for children ages 3 – 5 years old.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • A minimum 1 year experience working with 3- 5 year olds
  • At leaset 12 units in ECE or CD units in core course work: child/human dev, program/curriculum and child family and community.

Part Time: 20 hrs/week 2pm – 6pm Monday through Friday availability.

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Title Inclusion Aides
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $11.33-$12.50 per hour
Hours 17.5-19.5 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

Inclusion Aides encourage child participation in after school activities. Special education background and experience with the process of including children with special needs in an after school program.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Minimum 6 months experience in the supervision/management of children.
  • Special education, child or youth development background.
  • Experience providing inclusive programs to children
  • 48 college units completed OR a passed CAPE test OR 12 units in Child Developement or related major.
  • Personality and character traits suited to the care of children with special needs.
  • Knowledge of and ability to recognize limitations of children.
  • Favorable pre-employment TB test and health screening required.
  • Favorable pre-employment DOJ/FBI fingerprinting clearance and child abuse index processing required.
  • Current CPR and First aid certificate must be provided within 30 days of employment.
  • Immunization Records (influenza, pertussis and measles) within 30 days of employment.
  • Access to reliable transportation required.
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Title Youth Leaders
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $10.50 -$11.85 per hour
Hours 15-25 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

Youth Leaders assist with the implementation of the Extended Day, before and after school programs (Elementary or Middle School), on a public school site within the San Diego Unified School District. Actively participate with children in a variety of indoor and outdoor activities including any or all of the following: physical fitness, organized sports, academic projects, fine arts, and practical arts.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • A minimum of 6 months experience in the supervision and management of groups of children ages 5-14 years old.
  • 48 college units completed OR a passed CAPE test OR 12 units in Child Development or related major.
  • Favorable pre-employment TB test and health screening required.
  • Favorable pre-employment DOJ/FBI fingerprinting clearance and child abuse index processing required.
  • Current CPR and First aid certificate must be provided within 30 days of employment.
  • Immunization Records (influenza, pertussis and measles) within 30 days of employment.
  • Access to reliable transportation required.
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Title Clinician I – CAT
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Exempt
Description

The Clinician I provides counseling, education, and prevention services to children, youth, and families referred to us through other agencies or within this agency.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related field. MSW/LCSW preferred.  License eligible.  LCSW/MFT licensing supervisions provided.
  • Direct experience/expertise in working with youth involved with the juvenile justice system, substance abuse, gang activity, and child abuse.
  • Experience in providing casework/case management services.
  • Access to reliable transportation and willing to use it for job-related tasks.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Bilingual English/Spanish is required.
  • Knowledge and experience working with minority populations.
  • Strong clinical skills in family therapy, group, and multi-family group therapy, and parent education
  • Skilled in providing clinical supervision to interns and student trainees.
  • Possess and maintain positive and supportive relationships with coworkers.
  • Be able to maintain accurate knowledge about the agency, its programs and service.
  • Accurately represent the agency to and maintain positive working relationships with the general public, clients, funding sources, government bodies, etc.
  • Communicate positive and negative feedback from the community through your supervisor to management.
  • Utilize appropriate opportunities to purse positive public relations for the agency.
  • Knowledge of ETO software a plus.
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Title Professional Collector – CBT
Categories Social Services
Salary $11.82 per hour per diem
Hours 10-20 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Professional Collector is responsible for conducting collections from male participants in support of on-site and off-site urinalysis testing.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • At least 2 year driving experience preferred
  • Valid CA Driver license
  • Clean DMV printout (2 or less points)
  • Must have access to own reliable transportation and be willing to use it for job-related tasks

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Bilingual English/Spanish is preferred
  • Knowledge and experience working with diverse cultures
  • Exceptional listening, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple demands and prioritize when needed
  • Prior knowledge of drug and alcohol testing
  • Prior knowledge or history in the probation system
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Title Case Manager I – CSF
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Case Manager I provides direct and indirect services to a caseload of culturally diverse individuals and/or families, including comprehensive assessment, information and referral, case planning, education, advocacy and other supportive services.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field.
  • Experience working with parents and families involved in the child welfare system.
  • Valid CA Driver license.
  • Must have access to reliable transportation and be willing to use it for jobelated tasks.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Knowledge of relevant resources within the community.
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Title Case Manager I – CSF
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Case Manager I provides visit coaching to Child Welfare involved families who have children in out of home care.  This position uses the adopted evidence-based model to build family strengths and respond to the needs of the child.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or Child Development
  • Two years of related experience in case management and direct client service
  • Experience working with parents and families involved in the child welfare system
  • Valid CA Driver license
  • Must have access to reliable transportation and be willing to use it for job-related tasks

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Bilingual English/Spanish is preferred
  • Knowledge and experience working with diverse cultures
  • Ability to manage multiple demands and prioritize when needed
  • Strong communication and relationship-building skills
  • Knowledge of relevant resources within the community
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Title Program Educator I – Bright Futures for Kids
Categories Social Services
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Program Educator I will conduct parenting classes and for civilian and military families with children ages birth to five. The position requires teamwork skills and sensitivity to diverse populations, as well as independent judgment, creativity and flexibility. The Program Educator has, and is trained in the areas of early childhood education, information and referral, home visitation, and community development. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development, Education or related field
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is required
  • Experience with military families preferred
  • Driving record that complies with SAY Driving Policies
  • Access to reliable transportation and willing to use it for job-related task

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 

  • Ability to take initiative, be self-directed and work independently
  • Possess communication skills necessary to establish and maintain effective working relationships with parents/children, staff and the public
  • Knowledge and understanding of the special challenges faced by military families
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Title Office Administrator – Military Family Resource Center (Part-Time)
Categories Administrative
Hours 16 – 24 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Office Administrator is responsible for assisting coordination the Healthy Start Military Family Resource Center operations, procedures, data/record keeping and print and digital media communication in order to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred or commensurate experience in Social Work/Services, Marketing, Communications, or related field
  • Prior experience in non-profit sector preferred
  • Understanding of military culture/experience preferred

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to plan, coordinate and implement activities; also to multi-task
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Publisher and Database Management
  • Graphic Design experience preferred (Adobe InDesign, PhotoShop, etc.)
  • Website and social media management familiarity
  • Strong administration and organizational skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Capable of working independently and responsibly
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering information
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Title Clerk I – Reflections
Categories Administrative
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 20 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Clerk I is responsible for providing administrative and clerical support to program staff.  This position requires excellent people skills, scheduling, organizing, and other administrative duties, works with database, word processing, and spreadsheet applications. Does not have decision-making authority.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • High School Diploma needed, AA/BA/BS preferred.
  • Two years previous experience.
  • Demonstrated administrative experience.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook (Anasazi and Medi-Cal billing experience preferred).
  • Access to reliable transportation and willing to use it for job-related tasks.
  • Have a driving record that complies with SAY Driving Policies.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Competency in maintaining accurate and detailed records.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities.
  • Capable of working independently and responsibly.
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Title Case Manager I (Drug and Alcohol Counselor) – Reflections
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Case Manager (Drug and Alcohol Counselor) will perform comprehensive alcohol and drug assessments for substance abuse prevention and treatment needs. Does not have decision-making authority. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • High School Diploma, plus certification through a recognized alcohol and drug certification entity, preferably CADAAC (Must have or be working to obtain Alcohol and other Drug Certification).
  • Two years experience in working with adolescents, in an alcohol or other drug setting.
  • Experience in crisis intervention.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred but not required.
  • Familiar with the Juvenile Justice/Probation Systems.
  • Good driving record and willing to use own, properly insured vehicle for the job.
  • Capable of working independently and responsibly
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SAY San Diego, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.