Careers

Summitview Child & Family Services, Inc. provides an excellent working environment in which to grow and learn. As a general rule, we offer some of the best wages and benefits in California for virtually all positions within the organization. The benefit package for all permanent positions includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, generous and flexible paid leave, life insurance, disability insurance, and a discounted gym membership.


Special Education Teacher

Duties: Under the direct supervision of the Director of Education, the Teacher implements and maintains a special education classroom in accordance with the regulations and education codes established by the California State Department of Education.

Requirements:

  • Has a valid mild to moderate teaching credential or is currently enrolled in mild to moderate teaching credential program.
  • Must possess a valid California driver’s license.
  • Must be willing to complete a health screening physical examination, and must have the unrestricted capacity to employ physical restraint techniques in a professionally safe manner.
  • Must be willing to complete a personal background investigation conducted by the State of California, and must meet Community Care Licensing standards for employment.
  • Must obtain a Red Cross First Aid Certification and Red Cross CPR Certification within 45 calendar days following employment.
  • Must possess basic knowledge of the English language.

Prior experience working with severely emotionally disturbed children in a nonpublic school preferred.

Hours: Monday – Friday ~7:30am to 3:30pm (varies depending on student needs)
Status: Full-time, exempt position
Salary: $48,000.00 to $61,000.00 /year



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Mental Health Specialist - Youth Program

Duties: Direct care and supervision of severely mentally disturbed children and youth in a residential setting. Behavior management including verbal and physical de-escalation techniques. Participation in community outings, school, and group therapy with clients. Forming relationships with clients in order to help them develop positive coping skills.

Requirements: Must clear DOJ/FBI background check, clean driving record, 15 Behavioral Science Units, OR 1 year experience in a licensed group home (BA degree preferred). Former Foster youth considered.

Hours: Multiple full-time shifts available

Status: Full-time and part-time availability

Wage: Hourly rate determined by education and experience



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Mental Health Specialist – Awake Night / Graveyard

Duties include: Direct care and supervision of 6 residential youth overnight. Preparation of the next day’s meals, basic household cleaning duties, ensuring clients are sleeping soundly at regular time intervals, and ability to stay awake at night.

Requirements: Must clear DOJ/FBI background check, clean driving record, 15 Behavioral Science Units, OR 1 year experience in a licensed group home (BA degree preferred).

Hours: Approx. 9pm-9am Friday night through Monday morning

Status: Full-time, benefits eligible

Wage: $15/hour with related BA degree (somewhat less for unrelated or some college units)



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Mental Health Specialist – Adult Program

Duties: Direct care and supervision of severely mentally challenged adults in a residential setting. Behavior management including verbal and physical de-escalation techniques. Participation in community outings and group therapy with clients. Forming relationships with clients in order to help them develop positive coping skills.

Requirements: Must clear DOJ/FBI background check, clean driving record, GED. Former Foster youth considered.

Hours: Multiple full-time shifts available

Status: Full-time and part-time availability

Wage: Hourly rate determined by education and experience



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Clinician/Residential Therapist

Duties: Provide weekly therapy to 6 residential children/youth, participation in Case Management meetings, communication with guardians/placing agencies/other staff members, completion of required paperwork in timely fashion.

Requirements: Must clear DOJ/FBI background check, clean driving record, MFT or LCSW (Interns also considered).

Hours: Flexible

Status: Full-time, benefits eligible

Wage: Varies based on experience and education



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Maintenance Specialist

Duties: General repairs at multiple residential/office locations as needed by the agency. Examples of tasks requested include repairing holes in walls, fixing broken toilets, removing household garbage, painting, replacing/repairing cabinets, installing locks, yard maintenance, hanging wall decor, basic electrical repair/maintenance, and moving furniture.

Requirements: Must clear DOJ/FBI background check, clean driving record, maintenance experience.

Hours: TBD

Status: Part-time, 20 hours/week

Wage: $15/hour



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