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The Placer County Adult System of Care Division of the Health and Human Services Department has an excellent and rewarding career opportunity for a dynamic and ambitious individual who is interested in furthering their career as a Health and Human Services Program Manager.

This position will assist with the Mental Health Services program which partners with other agencies to provide a variety of needs-based services including: Assessments, mental health clinical and support services, mental health response, housing assistance, peer support, and psychiatric medication services. Supervisory specialty areas include crisis services, housing, and consumer development.

The eligible list established from this recruitment may also be used to fill both permanent and temporary/extra-help vacancies in the Adult System of Care and Children’s System of Care divisions as they arise, subject to specific position requirements.

This classification is scheduled to receive a general wage increase of 4% in June 2024. An additional 5% license pay will be paid to employees in this classification who are licensed as a LCSW, MFT, MFCC, LPCC or Ph.D./Psy.D.

Subject to approval by the appointing authority and upon successful completion of a foreign language proficiency examination, an additional 5% bilingual pay will be paid to employees who use a second language on a regular basis in the normal course of business.

Placer County offers a comprehensive benefits package to its permanent employees including 12 paid holidays with an additional 2 floating holidays, paid time off including sick leave and vacation, health benefits for employees and their family members, and retirement and health retirement from CalPERS, the largest retirement system in the nation.

Minimum quaifications include three years of responsible experience performing duties similar to a Client Services Practitioner in Placer County with at least one year of qualifying experience at the journey level, a Master’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in social work, psychology, or counseling which meets the eligibility requirements for licensure as a LCSW or a LMFT or a LPCC by the State Board of Behavioral Science Examiners. May require possession of a State of California license to practice as a LCSW, a LMFT or a LPCC. May need to possess a valid driver’s license as required by the position.  Proof of adequate vehicle insurance and medical clearance may also be required.

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