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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 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 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 $11.50 -$11.90 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 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 Case Manager I – FSS (Part-Time)
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 30 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Case Manager provides services to a caseload of culturally diverse individuals and/or families including comprehensive assessment, information, referral, case planning, supportive services and evaluation of job skills and areas of job development.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field
  • Minimum of two years experience providing job related activities
  • Familiar working with the homeless population
  • Competency and experience in working with diverse cultures
  • Valid CA Driver license
  • Access to reliable transportation and able to use it for job related tasks

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Bilingual in English/Spanish is preferred
  • Knowledge and experience of San Diego, its resources and services
  • Knowledge of employment resources
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Highly organized
  • Knowledge of relevant resources within the community
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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 Program Manager.  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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Title Accounts Payable Clerk I
Categories Business Unit
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

The Accounts Payable Clerk is responsible for completing payments and controls expenses by receiving, processing, verifying, and reconciling invoices.  See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Associates Degree or higher in Accounting and one year accounting experience or a minimum of five years of experience
  • Experience with MS Office
  • Experience in a not-for-profit environment is preferred
  • Have a driving record that complies with SAY Driving Policies

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • The ability to process a high volume of AP
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Able to work independently and as a part of a team
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Title Program Manager – Serra Real Connections/Healthy Start Field
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Exempt
Description

The Program Manager is directly responsible for general management functions and contract compliance. The Program Manager is experienced in family support services, multi-disciplinary case management, home visiting, program and community development, administration and supervision. This position is under the general oversight of the Vice President of Community Engagement and supervised by the Senior Program Director of the Healthy Start Military Family Resource Center, requiring independent judgment, creativity and flexibility. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • MS, MA or MSW in a related education/human services field or BA and commensurate experience in a similar setting
  • Relevant non-profit leadership experience that included fundraising responsibilities, particularly in grant writing
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with a PC, MS Access/Excel and SPSS software
  • Course work in statistics and evaluation
  • Experienced in staff development
  • 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:

  • The ability to take initiative, work independently, and manage multiple competing priorities
  • Communication skills necessary to establish and maintain effective working relationships with parents, collaborative partners and the public
  • Knowledge and understanding of socio-economic and multicultural issues in the community
  • Possess excellent supervisory, program management and problem solving skills
  • Well organized and detail oriented
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
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Title Program Supervisor – CAT
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Exempt
Description

The Program Supervisor provides direct supervision to assigned Community Assessment Team staff, including Case Managers, Clinicians, and Juvenile Recovery Specialists. Through direct oversight and supervision, ensure staff provide quality services while fully complying with all programmatic, funder and agency policies and procedures. Serve as a liaison between CAT and other agency programs, clients project partners, referral sources and the broader community. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Must be licensed – LMFT or LCSW.
  • Minimum of 2 years similar job-related experience which includes case management and direct service with at-risk youth and families.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
  • Previous clinical and administrative supervisory responsibilities.
  • Previous experience managing in a collaborative environment.
  • Experience with and respect for diverse cultures.
  • Experience working with youth, family and community development methods.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Highly organized and good multi-tasking skills.
  • Knowledge of juvenile justice system.
  • Ability to work independently as well as cooperatively with other agency and program staff.
  • Flexible schedule to work occasional evenings and weekends.
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SAY San Diego, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.