SAY San Diego: A GREAT PLACE TO WORK!

SAY San Diego has been selected as a Top Workplace Award winner for 5 years in a row, qualifying SAY as one of the best places to work in San Diego, based on employee surveys.

SAY San Diego partnerships and services address the comprehensive needs of the entire individual or family rather than focusing on one symptom or problem. SAY engages the community to work collaboratively and works with systems such as law enforcement, schools, and local government to create positive change. SAY San Diego’s holistic approach enriches youth, empowers individuals and families, and engages communities.

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Check out our SAY Benefits Sheet for a list of our comprehensive and competitive benefits.

In our list of current job openings below, links to full job descriptions are available for each position if applicable.

SAY’s Open Positions

  • Site Supervisor

    SAY is currently looking for SITE SUPERVISORS at innovative before and after school programs located on elementary & middle school campuses in the San Diego Unified School District. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the daily operation and management of before and after school program: the coordination of overall program activities, the on-site supervision of student interactions, and monitoring of attendance, academic and enrichment activities/special events.

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Manage and supervise an Extended Day after school until 6:00 p.m. (Before school if applicable).
    • Plan, coordinate, and implement age-appropriate educational, recreational, social, and multi-cultural activities for children.
    • Engage 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.
    • Adhere to guidelines set forth by regulatory agencies and funding sources including but not limited to CCL, SDUSD and County.
    • Supervise children and ensure their safety at all times.
    • Supervise program teachers, teacher’s aides, volunteers, and/or interns as required.

    QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

    • Minimum experience of one year (1 – 4 yrs. preferred), in the supervision and management of educational, and recreational programs for children ages 5 – 14 years old.
    • A minimum of 48 college-level units OR 12 units in child development or related fields OR able to pass the CAPE (Classroom Assistant Proficiency Exam).
    • Knowledge and competence of Microsoft Office.
    • Current CPR and First Aide must be provided within 30 days of employment.
    • Favorable pre-employment DOJ/FBI fingerprinting clearance and child abuse index processing required.
    • Favorable pre-employment TB test and health screening required.
    • Immunization Records (Influenza, Pertussis and Measles) must be provided within 30 days of employment.
    • Access to reliable transportation required.
    • Have a driving record that complies with SAY Driving Policies
    • From: DOE
    • Hours: 30 - 40 hours per week
    • Status: Non-exempt

  • Youth Leaders

    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).
    • Access to reliable transportation required.
    • Part Time
    • From: $16 - $17 an hour
    • Hours: 15 - 25 hours per week
    • Status: Non-exempt

  • Case Manager – Dads Corps

    Under the Supervision of SAY San Diego’s Dads Corps Program Director and Program Manager, the Case Manager is responsible for the support and coordination of SAY San Diego’s Dads Corps. The Case Manager will be experienced in direct client services, family support services, multi-disciplinary case management, community development, and supervision. This position requires independent judgment, creativity, and adaptability. See complete job description and requirements.

    QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience, and Certifications):

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and/or related Social Science, Associate’s Degree in a related field, or 2 years equivalent case management work experience
    • Experience working with diverse populations with varying backgrounds
    • Prior Military Service or prior experience working with military is preferred, but not required

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

    • Access to reliable transportation with current car insurance
    • Computer literate & proficiency of Microsoft Office package
    • Ability to manage multiple demands and prioritize when needed
    • Knowledge and experience of San Diego, its resources and services
    • Strong customer service skills as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to work some nights and weekends, as needed
    • Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities.
    • Capable of working both independently and collaboratively.
    • Full Time
    • From: $19.10 per hour
    • Hours: 40 hours per week
    • Status: Non-exempt

  • Bilingual Clinician – Community Services for Families

    The Clinician I provides direct and indirect services to a caseload of culturally diverse individuals and/or families, including comprehensive screening/assessment, information and referral, service recommendations, case planning, advocacy and other supportive services. Needs to be bilingual in English and Spanish. See complete job description and requirements.

    QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

    • LCSW/MFT/MSW required
    • Licensed or license eligible by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) preferred
    • Two years of related experience in direct client service
    • Valid CA Driver license
    • Must have access to reliable transportation and be willing to use it for job-related tasks
    • Experience working with parents and families involved in the child welfare system

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

    • Knowledge and experience working with diverse cultures
    • Ability to manage multiple demands and prioritize when needed
    • Strong communication and relationship-building skills
    • Full Time
    • From: $25.00 per hour
    • Hours: 40 hours per week
    • Status: Non-exempt

  • Bilingual Program Educator – Economic Empowerment

    The Program Educator provides direct services to families, focusing on financial empowerment and self-sufficiency. Needs to be bilingual in English and Spanish. See complete job description and requirements.

    QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, or related field
    • Previous experience working with low income families and promoting self-sufficiency
    • Experience using spreadsheets, database, and word processing software
    • 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:

    • Competency and experience in working with diverse cultures
    • Knowledge of relevant resources within the community
    • Competency in maintaining accurate and detailed records
    • Capable of working independently and responsibly
    • Effective oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities
    • Full Time
    • From: $19.00 per hour
    • Hours: 40 hours per week
    • Status: Non-exempt

  • Case Manager (Family Support Partner) – Community Services for Families

    The Case Manager I (Family Support Partner) 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. We have three openings. See the complete job description and requirements. We have three openings.

    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 job-related tasks.

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong customer service skills.
    • Knowledge of relevant resources within the community.
    • Full Time
    • From: $19.00 per hour
    • Hours: 40 hours per week
    • Status: Non-exempt