ALAMEDA FAMILY SERVICES
Alameda Family Services (AFS) is a progressive, non-profit agency that provides clinically sophisticated, comprehensive mental health and early childhood educational and family support services to individuals and families in the City and County of Alameda. Programs include: Early Head Start, Head Start, Family Support Services, School Based Services, and Behavioral Health Care Services (Counseling and an APA- accredited Narrative Therapy Training Program). One of Alameda Family Services’ core values is fostering wellbeing. This focus on wellbeing provides a philosophical orientation for our work and guides our daily practice. As an agency that is deeply rooted in Alameda, we are constantly striving to achieve the best possible outcomes for our clients, families, and community. We cultivate self-care, professional growth, and a family-like work environment.
This position plays a key role in AFS’s new Alternative to Police Response program that will be delivered in partnership with the Alameda Fire Department.
The Clinical Crisis Case Manager (CCCM) manages a caseload of clients referred by the Alameda Fire Department (AFD) and Alameda Police Department in the city of Alameda. Services will be intensive and short-term acting as follow-up to non-violent, mental health emergency services provided by AFD and APD. We need a road warrior; someone who would have no issues driving in and around the respective coverage area, responding to people who have been in recent crisis or to families with a loved one who has just been in crisis. You would peform services at client's homes or wherever is most convenient. Our ideal candidate would have previous experience advocating, supporting, stabilizing, or working with those experiencing a mental health crisis and know how to work as part of a cross-agency team. The successful candidate would be comfortable working independently in the field, but ready to jump into a team as needed. Are you up for the challenge? This work is transforming the way people experiencing a mental health crisis receive support in the City of Alameda.
QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
BSW or MSW, with licensing supervision hours provided Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
PHYSICAL JOB DESCRIPTION
CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT
Alameda Family Services offers a very generous benefits program for including:
Equal Opportunity Employment
Alameda Family Services does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.
Please submit your resume and cover letter for consideration. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed. HR@alamedafs.org