Kenneth Young Center - Community Mental Health and Senior Services

Employment


Kenneth Young Center offers a broad range of exciting employment and internship opportunities. All of our positions contribute directly to our mission of providing  mental health and senior services to help people

feel good, do better and find solutions.

Our employees enjoy:

  • Competitive pay, exceptional benefits and generous paid time off
  • A friendly and supportive work environment
  • Specialized rewards and recognition programs
  • Training and skill development opportunities
  • Challenging and diverse work assignments
  • Personal development and career experience


Job Openings and Internships

Email a resume and a cover letter detailing your interest in the position to careers@kennethyoung.org for consideration

Please no phone calls

 

Continuous Quality Improvement Manager (Business Operations)

Scope: Under the Chief Operating Officer, creates, implements, and supports all aspects of quality improvement activities and initiatives within Kenneth Young Center to improve the quality of services provided to consumers.

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Continuous Quality Improvement Manager

 

Manager of Prevention & Behavioral Support Services (Child & Adolescent Services)

Scope: Provide administrative oversite and leadership the Positive Youth Development Program (PYD) and provide administrative and clinical oversite to the Behavioral Support Program.  Provide supervision to the Behavioral Support Team Lead and the PYD Team Lead. 

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Manager of Prevention & Behavioral Support Services

 

Supervisor of Child & Adolescent Outpatient Behavioral Health Services - Elk Grove (Child & Adolescent Services)

Scope: Provide clinical and administrative oversight to a team of clinicians providing child and adolescent outpatient behavioral health services. Provide coverage in the absence of the manager of behavioral health child and adolescent services. Provide a full range of mental health services to a case load of clients.  Actively contribute as a clinician on a team providing outpatient behavioral health services. Engage clients in treatment planning and motivational enhancement that leads them towards attaining positive change in their lives. Provides individual, group and family treatment that targets improvement in functional impairments.

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Supervisor of Child & Adolescent Outpatient Behavioral Health Services- Elk Grove

 

Child & Adolescent Therapist (Child & Adolescent Services)

Scope: Child & Adolescent Therapists provide behavioral health services in an outpatient community based program serving children, adolescents, and transitioning youth, ranging from age 3 to 24. Engage client/families in treatment planning and motivational enhancement while planning evidence based services to most effectively attain the client’s clinical goals. Specific team assignments and duties will be determined based on clinical expertise, experience, interest and credentials.

Please click on the link to view the job posting:   Child & Adolescent Therapist

 

Part-Time Child & Adolescent Therapist (Child & Adolescent Services)

Scope: Child Therapists provide behavioral health services in an outpatient community based program serving children junior high school age and younger and their families.  Therapists will engage client/families in treatment planning and motivational enhancement while planning evidence based services to most effectively attain the client’s/family’s clinical goals.  Specific assignments and duties will be determined based on clinical expertise, experience, interest and credentials. 

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Part-Time Child & Adolescent Therapist

 

Bilingual Child & Adolescent Therapist (Child & Adolescent Services)

Scope: Child & Adolescent Therapists provide behavioral health services in an outpatient community based program serving individuals ages 3-24 years old and their families. Therapists will engage client/ families in treatment planning and motivational enhancement while planning evidence based services to most effectively attain the client’s/ family’s clinical goals. Specific team assignments and duties will be determined based on clinical expertise, experience, interest and credentials.

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Bilingual Child & Adolescent Therapist

 

Child & Adolescent Therapist - Case Management & Intake Specialist (Child & Adolescent Services)

Scope: This role works cooperatively with a team of mental health professionals to provide outpatient therapy, medical case management and intake services to clients served by the Child & Adolescent Division. As a Child & Adolescent Therapist, provide individual, group and family treatment that targets improvement in functional impairments. In collaboration with agency psychiatrists and medical secretary will deliver re-assessment and treatment planning services, brief individual crisis intervention or supportive counseling, symptom management skill building groups, and case management and/or community support individual to a primary population of children and their families. Assists the client with receiving psychiatric medication only treatment services. Intake responsibilities include returning calls to potential clients, scheduling all Child and Adolescent mental health assessments, gathering registration and insurance data and initiating all services for all clients up to age 24 at Kenneth Young Center. 

Please click on the link to view the job posting: C&A Therapist - Case Management & Intake Specialist

 

Part-Time Care Coordinator, CHOICES Program (Older Adult Services)

Scope: Choices Program Care Coordinator provides hospital and community based prescreening services to older adults and persons with disabilities to assure the appropriateness of referrals for skilled nursing facility placement and to provide seniors with information about their choices and options for community based care. 

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Care Coordinator CHOICES Program

 

Part-Time Care Coordinator, CHOICES Program - Weekend Coverage (Older Adult Services)

Scope: Choices Program Care Coordinator provides hospital and community based prescreening services to older adults and persons with disabilities to assure the appropriateness of referrals for skilled nursing facility placement and to provide seniors with information about their choices and options for community based care. 

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Care Coordinator CHOICES Program - Weekend Coverage

 

MISA Specialist (Child & Adolescent Services)

Scope: Therapists provide behavioral health services in an outpatient community based program serving adolescents and transitioning youth (ages 14 - 24) and their families.  This position includes an emphasis on substance abuse treatment services in an outpatient setting.  Engage client/families in treatment planning and motivational enhancement while planning evidence based services to most effectively attain the client’s clinical goals.  Other team assignments and duties will be determined based on clinical expertise, experience, interest and credentials.

Please click on the link to view the job posting: MISA Specialist

 

Nurse Care Manager - PT & FT Available (Adult Recovery)

Scope: Nurse Care Manager functions as a primary practitioner, in collaboration with agency psychiatrists and medical secretary, client’s primary care and other specialty health providers, will monitor each members’ physical and psychiatric status and response to treatment utilizing a variety of different nursing services including: basic health screenings, on-going assessment, medication monitoring, and medication training services to assist individuals with mental illness to achieve rehabilitative, resilience and recovery goals.  Provide physical health education and symptom management skills training to adult mentally ill clients receiving Recovery Services

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Nurse Care Manager

 

Community Support Team - Team Lead (Adult Recovery)

Scope: Provide clinical and administrative oversight to a team of clinicians providing intensive, recovery oriented behavioral health services to persons living with serious and persistent mental illness. The focus of the community support team will be to support clients living independently and engaging fully in community life. Team Leader will be an active team member, carrying a caseload, providing clinical interventions, sharing in 24-7 crisis coverage and supervising team member assignments and activities. Complete assessment of potential clients into Permanent Supportive Housing, community living, and/or CST and focus on transition services. Build and maintain CST team and ensure agency performance standards for the team are met and that the team is interfacing with other teams efficiently. 

Please click on the link to view the job posting: CST - Team Lead

 

Community Support Team - Counselor (Adult Recovery)

Scope: Actively contribute as a clinician working on a community based team providing intensive, holistic and recovery oriented behavioral health services to persons living with serious and persistent mental illness who desire to live independently and engage fully in community life. Community Support Team (CST) members provide and coordinate a range of individual treatment services that target assessed areas of functional impairment and promote independence through the development and use of natural community supports. Treatment services are delivered at flexible times that meet consumers’ needs and in settings that offer the best potential for positive outcomes.

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Community Support Team Counselor

 

Part-Time Behavioral Support Specialist (Child & Adolescent Services)

MALE MENTORS NEEDED

Scope: Part-Time Behavioral Support Specialist or “Mentor” for our Child and Adolescent Services Team. Mentors provide one-on-one support and skills coaching for children and adolescents with issues, such as anxiety, depression and social skills deficits. Mentors work with clients to develop and strengthen social skills, coping skills and independent living skills through various activities in their community. Mentors work as part of the client’s treatment team and consult with the primary clinician to monitor the client’s progress in treatment.

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Behavioral Support Specialist,

 

Part-Time Adult Therapist (Adult Outpatient)

Scope:  Adult therapists provide behavioral health services in an outpatient community based program serving adults. Engage clients in treatment planning and motivational enhancement that leads them towards attaining positive change in their lives. Provides individual, group and family treatment that targets improvement in functional impairments. Specific team assignments will be determined based on clinical expertise, experience, interest and credentials.

Please click on the link to view job posting: Adult Therapist (PT)

 

Part-Time Bilingual Adult Therapist (Adult Outpatient)

Scope:  Adult therapists provide behavioral health services in an outpatient community based program serving adults. Engage clients in treatment planning and motivational enhancement that leads them towards attaining positive change in their lives. Provides individual, group and family treatment that targets improvement in functional impairments. Specific team assignments will be determined based on clinical expertise, experience, interest and credentials.

Please click on the link to view the job posting:  Bilingual Adult Therapist , PT Bilingual Adult Therapist

 

Part-Time Bilingual Parent Support Specialist (C&A Services)

Scope: Works with families and community based systems to provide in-home services. These services may be on a planned, regular basis or on an emergent, as needed basis. Assistance in coaching and training parents of emotionally disturbed children and adolescents will include but are not limited to addressing specific needs of the child using evidenced based parenting model to provide case management and intensive family based services. Participates as a member of a crisis team providing screening, assessment, and support services to children requiring public funding for services.

Please click on the link to view the job posting: Bilingual Parent Support Specialist