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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 4 years in a row, qualifying SAY as one of the best places to work in San Diego, based on employee surveys.

In our list of current job openings below, click on the links for more information about each position if applicable.

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Open Positions


Title Program Supervisor – First 5 First Steps
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Program Supervisor is responsible for providing ongoing, intensive, reflective supervision to the direct service staff for First 5 First Steps, a home-visiting program for families in the Central/North Central Region of San Diego. Duties include: weekly supervision of Family Support Workers (FSWs), referral support, and assisting staff in providing family-centered, strength-based interventions for parents. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Master’s Degree in Child Development, Human Services, Social Work or related field preferred
  • Experience in home visitation with a strong background in primary prevention services to the 0 to 3 age population
  • Previous experience managing in a collaborative environment
  • Competency and experience in working with people from a wide variety of cultures and backgrounds
  • Experience working with teens, military families and/or immigrants and refugees desirable
  • Access to reliable transportation and willingness to use for job-related tasks

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Bilingual English and Spanish preferred
  • Supervisory and counseling skills
  • Deep knowledge of community resources for infants, children and families
  • Ability to maintain boundaries between personal and professional life
  • Computer skills including MS Word, Excel, Outlook and data entry
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Title Community Organizer I – ATOD (Part-Time/Temp)
Categories Social Services
Hours 20 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Community Organizer is responsible for the development and ongoing support of community safety and substance abuse prevention efforts in the Mid-City area of the City of San Diego.  This is a temporary position contracted to end on 09/29/2017.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelor Degree preferred or working towards one.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish, Vietnamese Lao, or Somali preferred.
  • Commensurate experience in community and economic development working with collaborative efforts and/or similar initiatives.
  • Experience with crime prevention strategies, alcohol, tobacco and drug issues, environmental prevention and community development.
  • Experience in working with City Government.
  • Must have access to reliable transportation and be willing to use it for job-related tasks.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Proven ability to work with diverse community and neighborhood organizations and constituencies.
  • Possess public speaking and presentation skills.
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Title Community Organizer I – ATOD (Part-Time)
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 20 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Community Organizer is responsible for the development and facilitation of a youth ATOD prevention and education program for youth in the North Central Region.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelor Degree preferred or working towards one.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred.
  • Experience in community and economic development working with collaborative efforts and/or similar initiatives relevant to ATOD environmental prevention.
  • Experience in working with teens on ATOD prevention activities.
  • Must have access to reliable transportation and be willing to use it for job-related tasks.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Proven ability to work with diverse community and neighborhood organizations and constituencies.
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in working with youth.
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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 Preschool Teacher
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $11.08 – $12.57 per hour
Hours 25 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Location University Heights
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 2 – 5 years old.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • A minimum 1 year experience working with 2 – 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: 25 hrs/week 12:30 pm – 5:30 pm with Monday through Friday availability.

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Title French Preschool Teacher
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $13.80 – $15.83 per hour
Hours 20-30 hours per week
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.

 QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • At least 1 year of teaching experience, specifically with young learners
  • 24 units Early Childhood Education units (12 in core courses)
  • AA or BA  in Child Development or Education preferred
  • A native or near-native speaker of the language.
  • Favorable pre-employment TB test and health screening
  • Favorable pre-employment DOJ/FBI fingerprinting clearance and child abuse index processing
  • 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

* This position is 20-30 hours per week, Monday through Friday.

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Title Bilingual Clinician I – CAT
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-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 Center Supervisor for Preschool
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $18.70 – $22.75
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

Center Supervisor responsibilities include but are not limited to supervising and implementing the educational school readiness experiences for children. Program is located on school campus within the San Diego Unified School District. Opening is at Cadman Preschool. 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):

  • 2 year’s experience teaching preschoolers 3 – 5 years of age
  • At least one additional year experience supervising preschool staff and program
  • AA or BA in ECE or Child Development preferred (plus 3 units in Supervision/Administration)

This is  40 hour per week positions with great benefits.

*Deadline to submit online application is December 12, 2016*

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Title Lead Preschool Teacher
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $15.55 (DOE)
Hours 35 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Lead Preschool Teacher is responsible for providing an educational atmosphere where students have the opportunity to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, and physical growth. 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

Position is 35 hrs per week with Monday through Friday availability.

*Deadline to submit online application is December 12, 2016*

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Title Clinician I – CAT
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-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:

  • 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 Program Educator I – Project KEEP
Categories Social Services
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Program Educator I provides and conducts weekly kinship and/or non-relative foster parent training groups that will be videotaped for training and analyses with supervisory staff.  The position includes participation in training, consultation, and supervision with CASRC (Child/Adolescent Services Research Center) and the Senior Program Director.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelors in Social Work, Psychology, Education, or related field; or commensurate experience
  • Experience working with Child Welfare Workers, foster children, and foster parents
  • Prior experience in conducting group sessions
  • Prior research or intervention project experience required
  • 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: 

  • Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred
  • Ability to work with a special population with a broad range of cultural and socio-economic backgrounds
  • Ability to accurately record significant information
  • Excellent communication skills required
  • Willingness to adhere to behavioral principles used in parent management training
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SAY San Diego, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.