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


Title Site Supervisor I – Standley/Spreckels
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $15.00 – $15.50 per hour
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Non-exempt
Description

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. Also provide leadership and supervision/support to site staff. Current opening is at Standley/Spreckels Licensed Program.

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.
  • BA preferred in Child Development or Liberal Studies OR a minimum of 12 ECE units including an administration class.
  • 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.
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Title Bilingual Program Manager – Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention
Categories Social Services
Salary D.O.E.
Hours 40 hours per week
Status Exempt
Description

The Program Manager provides broad programmatic direction and management and ongoing support and facilitation of alcohol, tobacco and other drug prevention related to the implementation of the San Diego Promise Neighborhoods Program in the Barrio Logan neighborhood. The Program Manager will supervise the Community Organizer and work for social change around alcohol, tobacco and other drug use in a systematic, deliberate and collaborative way. This position is under the supervision of the ATOD Prevention Senior Program Director. Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Experience in community and economic development working with collaborative efforts and/or similar initiatives relevant to environmental prevention.
  • 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 Professional Collector – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Categories Social Services
Salary $13.00 per hour
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. This position will test male samples, thus the ideal candidate must be male. Must be able to work evening hours between 5:30 pm and 8:30 pm. Morning hours are available.

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 Site Supervisor III – Ellen Browning Scripps
Salary $17.28 – $17.75 per hour
Hours Full-time
Status Non-Exempt
Description

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. Also provide leadership and supervision/support to site staff. Current opening is at Ellen Browning Scripps Elementary School.

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 – 12 years old.
  • BA preferred in Child Development or Liberal Studies OR a minimum of 12 ECE units including an administration class.
  • 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.
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Title Bilingual Clinician I – Community Assessment Team
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. Bilingual English and Spanish is required. There are 3 (three) openings. 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.
  • 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 Infant / Toddler Teacher
Salary DOE
Hours Part-Time
Status Non-Exempt
Location Viewridge
Description

The Infant / Toddler Teacher will implement an innovative preschool & infant program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to teaching and implementing the educational school readiness experiences and developmental milestones 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 6 weeks – 5 years old. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • Minimum 1-year experience in the supervision and management of groups of infant/toddler aged children.
  • BA in Early Childhood Education/Development preferred.
  • Successfully completed core ECE units, including 3 units related to infant care.
  • Must be at least age 18 at time of hire.
  • Ability to relate well with children and adults.
  • Must pass TB, health screening and provide proof of immunizations.
  • Obtain Pediatric CPR and First aid certificate within 30 days of employment.
  • 16-hour health, safety and nutrition training- Preventative Health.
  • Ability to read, write and understand the English language (fluency in another foreign language may be required for designated assignments).
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Title Pre-School Teacher
Salary DOE
Hours Part-Time
Status Non-Exempt
Location Viewridge
Description

The Pre-School Teacher will implement an innovative preschool & infant program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to teaching and implementing the educational school readiness experiences and developmental milestones 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 6 weeks – 5 years old. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • 12 core semester units in early childhood education/development (including 3 units related to infant care) and 6 months experience in a licensed child care center or comparable group child care program. Alternatives 6 completed semester units of early childhood education and enrolled in at least 2 semester units at a college until fully qualified.
  • Must be at least age 18 at time of hire.
  • Ability to relate well with children and adults.
  • Must pass TB, drug and health screening and provide proof of immunizations.
  • Obtain Pediatric CPR and First aid certificate within 30 days of employment.
  • 16-hour health, safety and nutrition training- Preventative Health.
  • Ability to read, write and understand the English language (fluency in another foreign language may be required for designated assignments).
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Title Youth Leaders
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $12.00 – $13.00 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).
  • Access to reliable transportation required.
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Title Psychiatrist – EPSDT (Independent Contractor)
Categories Social Services
Salary $150 per hour
Hours 6
Status Non-exempt
Description

Under the supervision of the Program Director, the Consultant Psychiatrist diagnoses and treats patients with mental, emotional and behavioral disorders in an outpatient setting in San Diego County. The focus of this program is to provide intensive outpatient behavioral health services, case management and medication management for youth who are Seriously Emotionally Disturbed (SED) and experience co-occurring substance use disorders utilizing a comprehensive approach that is community based, client driven, trauma informed and culturally competent. See complete job description and requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications):

  • MD
  • California license in good standing
  • Current D.E.A number
  • Board eligible in Child and Adolescent or Adolescent psychiatry

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Trained in Cerner Electronic Health Record (previously known as ANASAZI)
  • Bilingual

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to accurately assess and intervene effectively in crisis situations
  • Ability to establish and maintain diagnostic and psychotropic relationships and to function as a member of an interdisciplinary team
  • Ability to work with patients that are dually diagnosed in mental health and substance use disorders
  • Ability to prepare reports and records of services rendered
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality with regard to sensitive or proprietary information or materials
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills
  • Will not be debarred or excluded from participation in Federal programs by the General Services Administration, the Department of Health and Human Services of the Inspector General and any California Medi-Cal Programs
  • Must pass fingerprint background check (Live Scan)
  • Must have TB clearance

HOW TO APPLY:
If interested Psychiatrist position, email resume directly to Alicia Blair* at

*Please do not email or contact Alicia regarding any other positions at SAY. All other applications need to go through the SAY Career Center.

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Title Inclusion Aides
Categories Before and After School Services
Salary $12.00 – $13.00 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).
  • Access to reliable transportation required.
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SAY San Diego, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.