County of San Mateo Human Resources Department

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San Mateo County is located in the scenic San Francisco Bay Area. The County’s diverse population has approximately 750,000 residents, growing to over one million in daytime population. San Mateo County provides the benefits of a temperate climate and clean air, with abundant ocean sports and recreational activities. Rural open space areas, as well as metropolitan San Francisco, are within easy reach. San Mateo County government has a budget of $2.4 billion, with a workforce of over 5,400 employees in 22 departments and agencies.

San Mateo is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
ADULT PSYCHIATRIST POSITION, SAN MATEO MEDICAL CENTER San Mateo Medical Center's Department of Psychiatry is looking for full-time psychiatrists to join our core medical staff. Staff psychiatrists may work in any of the following services: the psychiatric emergency department, the locked acute inpatient unit, the medical-surgical and long-term care floors in a consultation-liaison role, and/or at a long-term subacute psychiatric facility. Specific duties and schedule will depend on the current need. San Mateo Medical Center is the County of San Mateo's public hospital and clinics health care system. The main hospital campus is a full-service acute hospital with 30 inpatient psych beds and a separate, 24-hour psychiatric emergency unit, along with a medical emergency department, 70 med-surg and ICU beds, and 30 rehab beds. The County of San Mateo is a national leader in community mental health services with a commitment to excellence in outpatient care. The County of San Mateo's award-winning Psychiatric Residency Training Program is based at the Medical Center, and staff psychiatrists are invited to join the faculty and participate in training residents as well as psychology interns. San Mateo Medical Center has engaged for several years in a Lean transformation journey, branded internally as LEAP - Learn, Engage, Aspire, Perfect. It is preferred that the ideal candidate have experience in and value for a continuous improvement philosophy within themselves, their departments and work process. Typical work assignments: In Psychiatric Emergency Services, the emergency psychiatrist collaborates with nursing staff and the medical emergency department to evaluate and treat patients presenting with emergency and urgent psychiatric and/or behavioral problems, often complicated by medical problems and substance abuse. On the acute psychiatric inpatient unit, the typical assignment is direct care of 6-9 patients per day, as well as supervision of a resident team covering up to 6 patients. On the medical-surgical and long-term care units, the C/L psychiatrist is on duty 4-6 hours per day. Duties include performing inpatient consultations and collaborating with attending physicians and other staff, admitting patients to the acute psychiatric unit, evaluating capacity, applying and lifting legal holds, testifying at legal hearings, and making conservatorship referrals. At the long-term subacute psychiatric hospital, the psychiatrist provides ongoing care for approximately 50 non-acute patients, managing their medications, providing and overseeing psychotherapyand behavioral management programs, and collaborating with the internal medicine team to care for non-psychiatric medical issues. Compensation : Salary : Physicians working as inpatient psychiatrists receive a 10% premium pay over the base pay listed above. In addition , psychiatrists also receive an additional 5% increase in salary for each qualifying board certification, up to two (2) Boards. Night-shift differential : All psychiatrists receive $175/hour, regardless of their base wage, for any work between the hours of 6pm and 6am. Other benefits (partial list) : Other annual benefits include 234 hours of vacation/compensatory time, increasing every 5 years of full-time employment; 12 paid holidays; 96 hours of paid sick leave; subsidized health insurance and retirement plans; health benefits for retirees; $2,500 of reimbursed educational and other professional expenses; a wellness program, including exercise classes, worksite massage, and an onsite gym; 15% administrative time; pro-rated 130 hours/full FTE of additional hours that can be used as leave or be cashed out at 50% each spring; strong leadership training and much more. Examples Of Duties Conduct psychiatric assessments and consultations and make diagnoses. Prescribe appropriate treatment plans. Coordinate the work of consulting medical specialists. Act as physician member of a multi-disciplinary team for clinical work or program development. Train and supervise interns and residents. Provide clinical supervision to licensed and professional staff in other disciplines. Consult and work with other medical and/or mental health professionals at SMMC and in the community. Confer with patients' relatives regarding illness and treatment. Maintain records of diagnosis, treatment and prognosis according to Joint Commission of Accredited Hospitals Organization standards and other regulatory agencies. Develop comprehensive case histories. Participate in departmental quality-improvement activities and on hospital and interagency committees and teams. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is: Board Certification or completion of an accredited psychiatric residency program. Licensure/Certification: License to practice medicine or osteopathy in the State of California. Knowledge of: Current developments, trends and research in the field of medicine and psychiatry. Basic understanding of clinical supervisory principles and practices. Pharmacology and psychopharmacology including laws regarding informed consent, dosage ranges, drug incompatibilities, and side effects. Proper documentation of clinical services. General Medicine and its relationship to psychiatry. Current techniques and dynamics of individual, couple, family and group psychotherapy. Chemical dependency and abuse and its relationship to psychiatry. Psychiatric principles and practices. Community mental health practice and program options. Treatment approaches and differential diagnosis of the mentally ill. HIPPA regulations. Medical ethics as they relate to patient care. Skill/Ability to: Diagnose and treat patients. Develop and monitor appropriate treatment plans. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, their families, staff and others. Learn and apply laws, statutes, codes and regulations governing California health service providers, HIPAA, JCAHO and other regulatory requirements. Maintain medical records and prepare reports. Serve on interdisciplinary teams. Clinically supervise licensed and professional staff. Application/Examination Anyone may apply. A supplemental application form must be submitted in addition to our regular employment application form. Resume or CV will not be accepted as a substitute for the required employment application and supplemental questionnaire. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted 5 days in advance in the County of San MateoHuman Resources Department. The examination process will consist of an application screening (pass/fail) based on the candidates' application and responses to the supplemental questions. Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview (weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification . All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online . If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org to apply. RECRUITMENTSCHEDULE Apply immediately. This is a continuous recruitment and is open until filled. Selections may be made at any time within the process. County of San Mateo is an Equal Opportunity Employer HR Contact:Kristin Herman(122117) (Adult Psychiatrist - F140) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
Note: The job announcement was amended on October 9, 2016 to update the salary. The County of San Mateo Health System is seeking well-qualified individuals for the position of Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage & Family Therapist-Adult Services-Spanish Speaking Required. Clinicians will use evidence-based clinical case management and individual, group and family therapy. These interventions are provided in an office setting and/or in the community as needed to consumers who are living in the community. Clinicians are committed to providing trauma informed recovery focused treatment that supports the clients' goals of independence and self-sufficiency with peer support. These positions embrace the challenge of providing simultaneous co-occurring treatment for both mental illness and substance use disorders; to work in an adult outpatient setting as a member of a multidisciplinary team in collaboration and within the system of care. In addition, the positions involve outreach to underserved populations, primarily the Latino communities of San Mateo County. The ideal candidates will possess: A current license as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist, or are collecting hours to take the licensing exam; Solid clinical treatment, assessment, diagnostic and evaluation skills; Knowledge of principles, techniques and trends in counseling, psychotherapy, clinical case management, crisis management and various treatment modalities; Experience delivering services to adult consumers who have co-occurring behavioral health and substance use disorders; Excellent documentation skills: progress notes, assessments, client care plans, etc. Demonstrated expertise, skill and interest in working with a broad range of clients of diverse cultures and backgrounds, and an ability to provide culturally appropriate and proficient services, including providing clinical services in Spanish; and Skill in establishing and maintaining productive working relationships with families, co-workers, other professionals, collaborative partners and the public. SALARY PSW/MFT I: $5,599 - $6,999/month PSW/MFT II: $6,280 - $7,850/month NOTE : The eligible list generated from this recruitment may be used to fill future extra-help, term, unclassified, and regular classified vacancies. Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Perform initial diagnostic evaluation noting behavioral symptoms which may indicate organic and/or mental disorders in children and in interpersonal/ family dysfunctions related to child and adult patients/clients. Determine and develop appropriate treatment plans for all clients in the caseload. Conduct individual, group and family counseling/therapy sessions for clients toward the goal of achieving more adequate, satisfying and productive adjustments in the community and provide case management services as appropriate. Participate in developing individual and group treatment plans utilizing a variety of psychotherapeutic, psychosocial and psycho educational modalities. Make client referrals and plan discharge procedures. Assess progress of clients on a selected basis and propose modifications to rehabilitation plans in order to meet goals agreed upon by the clients/patients. Prepare and maintain psychosocial case histories for use in diagnostic evaluations and of patient progress. Provide outreach counseling and refer clients to appropriate mental health program service resources. Collect and evaluate medical or psychosocial data such as case histories, behavior patterns and family relationships of patients/clients. Analyze factors which exert an adverse effect upon health problems, treatment, or recovery, or which may contribute to or are responsible for mental illness or affect the potential for rehabilitation. Conduct treatment groups in schools and other community settings with emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children toward the goal of achieving higher functioning in interpersonal relationships and learning. Work as a psychiatric team member with other treatment disciplines. Conduct home visits. Supervise graduate interns. Provide consultation and education services. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Licensure/Certification: PSW I - current California registration as a Clinical Social Worker Associate (ASW). MFT I - current California Registration as a Marriage and Family Therapist intern (IMF). Individuals hired in these classifications must become licensed within three years from the date of employment as a Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist by the State of California. PSW-II - current California license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). MFT II - current California license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Language Requirement : The ability to speak, read, and write fluently in both English and Spanish. Security Clearance : Some positions mayrequire that the applicant obtain and maintain a security clearance as a condition of employment. Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is a Master's degree in Social Work andCounseling or a closely related field. Knowledge of: Current philosophy, principles, and practices for services to clients with serious mental illness. Individual, group and family psychodynamics as they relate to adults. Psychological diagnostic methods and terminology. Personality development from infancy through adulthood. Human and health services systems in the County including private agencies and other community resources. Skill/Ability to: Provide treatment to adults with various mental disabilities ranging from serious mental illness to dysfunctional behavior patterns, including victims of sexual or physical abuse. Set realistic treatment goals and facilitate their attainment. Evaluate the degree of psychiatric disability or emotional distress of patients/clients. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Provide consultation and technical assistance to agencies, schools and other organizations. Work collectively within a multi-disciplinary team. Application/Examination Anyone may apply . Current San Mateo Countyemployees with at least six months (1040 hours) of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary, SEIU or AFSCME represented extra-help, or temporary position prior to the final filing date will receive five points added to their final passing score on this examination. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted 5 days in advance in the San Mateo County Human Resources Department. The examination process will consist of an application screening (weight: pass/fail) based on the candidates' applications and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview (weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations, or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification. All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California, and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. ~TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE ~ Final Filing Date: CONTINUOUS Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. County of San Mateois an Equal Opportunity Employer HR Contact: Carolyn Burns(032216) (Psychiatric Social Worker I/II-Marriage and Family Therapist I/II - G035/G040/G120/G121) Keywords: Social Worker,Behavioral Health, Spanish speaking, LCSW, ASW, MFTI, MFT Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
Note: This job announcement was amended on October 9, 2016 to update the salary. The San Mateo County Health System's Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Division is seeking an experienced individual for theposition of Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage & Family Therapist-Pre-to-Three-Spanish Speaking Required . Psychiatric Social Workers/Marriage and Family Therapists, under general supervision, provide specialized psychiatric casework counseling and therapy services to either children and adolescents or seriously mentally ill adults in community or inpatient settings; provide individual and group therapeutic counseling and case management services to clients having basic and/or severe emotional, family, and/or social adjustment problems; andmay supervise graduate interns. The current vacancy is unclassified and in the Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Prenatal-to-Three Program. Position is located/based in San Mateo but requires travel throughout San Mateo County toconduct home visits, provide servicesand toattend meetings. This Clinician will work with infants and young children 0-5 years of age; conduct infant assessments using the Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood: Revised Edition; conduct child, and adult assessments; provide treatment in various modalities such as dyad, individual play, individual and group therapies. Clinician will provide assessment, diagnosis and treatment for children 0-5 years of age and their mothers who are pregnant or breastfeeding.Treatment can be provided by home visits as well as clinic based visits. Clinician will have working relationships with Public Health Nurses, Community Workers, and Psychiatrists. The ideal candidate will have two or more years of Infant Parent Psychotherapy, knowledge of attachment issues and infant/child development and one year of home visiting experience.Also, one year of any of the following trainings: Child Trauma Institute/CTI, Circle of Security or Harris Program. Fluency in Spanish and English is required. SALARY: PSW/MFT I: $5,599 - $6,999/month PSW/MFT II: $6,280 - $7,850/month NOTE: The list created from this recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies, including classified, unclassified, full-time, part-time, temporary and extra-help assignments.Unclassified positions are at-will and not covered by the San Mateo County Civil Service Rules. Qualifications Licensure/Certification: PSW I - current California registration as a Clinical Social Worker Associate (ASW). MFT I - current California Registration as a Marriage and Family Therapist intern (IMF). Individuals hired in these classifications must become licensed within three years from the date of employment as a Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist by the State of California. PSW-II - current California license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). MFT II - current California license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Education and Experience : Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is a Master's degree in Social Work, Social Welfare or a closely related field. Knowledge of : Current philosophy, principles, and practices for services to clients with serious mental illness; individual, group and family psychodynamics as they relate to adults or children;psychological diagnostic methods and terminology; personality development from infancy through adulthood; and human and health services systems in the County including private agencies and other community resources. Skill/Ability to : Provide treatment to adults, children or adolescents with various mental disabilities ranging from serious mental illness to dysfunctional behavior patterns, including victims of sexual or physical abuse; set realistic treatment goals and facilitate their attainment; evaluate the degree of mental disability or emotional distress of patients/clients; provide consultation and technical assistance to agencies, schools and other organizations; work collectively within a multi-disciplinary team and communicate effectively orally and in writing. Application/Examination Anyone may apply . Current San Mateo County employees with at least six months (1040 hours) of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary,SEIUorAFSCMErepresented extra-help/term position prior to the final filing date will receive five points added to their final passing score on this examination. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted 5 days in advance in the San Mateo County Human Resources Department. The examination process will consist of an application screening (weight: pass/fail) based on the candidates' applications and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview (weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations, or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification. All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California, and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. ~TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE ~ Final Filing Date: Continuous Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. HR Contact: Carolyn Burns(060216) (Psychiatric Social Worker I/II-Marriage and Family Therapist I/II - G035/G040/G120/G121) Keywords: Social Worker,Behavioral Health,LCSW, ASW, MFTI, MFT, Therapist, Spanish Speaking, Counselor, Clinician, Mental Health, Health System Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
The County of San Mateo Health System's Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS) Division is seeking a well-qualified individual for theposition of Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage &Family Therapist - Primary Care Interface - Spanish Speaking Required. This clinician will work in a primary care setting as a member of a collaborative multidisciplinary team which includes primary care physicians, psychiatrists, therapists and co-occurring case managers. The current vacancy is on the Primary Care Interface Team and located in Redwood City, CA, but may travel to other locations within County of San Mateo to perform duties of the job (meetings, trainings or coverage). The position will work full-time 40-hours per week schedule; and requires fluency in both English and Spanish. Psychiatric Social Workers/Marriage and Family Therapists on the Primary Care Interface Team, under general supervision, provide specialized psychiatric casework counseling and brief therapy services to either children and adolescents or mild to moderate mentally ill adults in a primary care setting; provide individual and group therapeutic counseling and case management services to clients having basic and/or severe emotional, family, and/or social adjustment problems, link clients identified as severely mentally ill to BHRS regional clinics; and if qualifiedmay supervise graduate interns. The primary duties will include triage, mental health assessments; case management; crisis management; brief treatment (individual, family and leading groups for adults, youths and parents); and collaborating with primary care providers and outside agencies and/or schools.Clinician will also perform "Therapist of the Day" duties. The ideal candidate will possess: A current license as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist; Solid clinical treatment, assessment, diagnostic and evaluation skills; Experience providing brief treatment to youth and adult populations (individual, group and family treatment). Experience with youth and adult populations with emotional disturbances, histories of complex trauma, disrupted attachment, substance abuse/dependence; Experience with crisis assessment and triage; Knowledge of principles, techniques and trends in counseling, psychotherapy, clinical case management, crisis management as well as evidence-based practices; Demonstrated ability working with a broad range of clients from diverse cultures, and backgrounds, and an ability to provide culturally appropriate clinical services in both Spanish and English; Experience working collaboratively with primary care, psychiatry, and school districts; Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing; Solid and timely documentation skills: assessments, progress notes, client care plans, discharge plans, etc.; Knowledge of and experience with quality improvement processes Experience usingelectronic health/medical record systems (eg. AVATAR, eCW, SORIAN). Experience delivering co-occurring services to adult consumers who have mental health and substance abuse problems Skill in establishing and maintaining productive working relationships with families, co-workers, other professionals, collaborative partners and the public. The ability to make sound decisions based on the exercise of judgment and the consideration of all available information. Fluency in Spanish and English is required. SALARY: PSW/MFT I: $5,599 - $6,999/month PSW/MFT II: $6,280 - $7,850/month NOTE: The list created from this recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies, including classified, unclassified, full-time, part-time, temporary and extra-help assignments. Unclassified positions are at-will and not covered by the San Mateo County Civil Service Rules. Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Triage high volume of referrals received from Primary Care. Perform initial comprehensive assessments including diagnostic evaluation, risk assessment, behavioral symptoms, level of care needs, family history, and other information necessary to determine treatment needs. Work collaboratively with client or family to develop appropriate treatment plans. Provide crisis management. Provide brief individual, group and family counseling/therapy sessions, clinical case management, and outreach services for clients toward the fulfillment of their treatment goals and wellness and recovery. Participate in developing individual and group treatment plans utilizing a variety of brief psychotherapeutic, psychosocial and psycho educational modalities. Coordinate client transitions into services and discharges from treatment. Complete progress notes for all services provided in client's electronic medical record according to established documentation timeline. Work as a part of a multi-disciplinary clinical team. Provide consultation and education services. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Language Requirement : The ability to speak, read, and write fluently in both English and Spanish. Licensure/Certification: PSW I - current California registration as a Clinical Social Worker Associate (ASW). MFT I - current California Registration as a Marriage and Family Therapist intern (IMF). Individuals hired in these classifications must become licensed within three years from the date of employment as a Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist by the State of California. PSW-II - current California license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). MFT II - current California license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Education and Experience : Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is a Master's degree in Social Work, Social Welfare or a closely related field. Knowledge of: Current philosophy, principles, and practices for services to clients with serious mental illness; individual, group and family psychodynamics as they relate to adults or children; psychological diagnostic methods and terminology; personality development from infancy through adulthood; and human and health services systems in the County including private agencies and other community resources. Skill/Ability to : Provide treatment to adults, children or adolescents with various mental disabilities ranging from serious mental illness to dysfunctional behavior patterns, including victims of sexual or physical abuse; set realistic treatment goals and facilitate their attainment; evaluate degree of mental disability or emotional distress of patients/clients; communicate effectively orally and in writing; provide consultation and technical assistance to agencies, schools and other organizations; and work collectively within a multi-disciplinary team. Application/Examination Anyone may apply . Current San Mateo Countyemployees with at least six months (1040 hours) of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary, SEIU or AFSCME represented extra-help, or temporary position prior to the final filing date will receive five points added to their final passing score on this examination. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement. The examination process will consist of an application screening (weight: pass/fail) based on the candidates' applications and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview (weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations, or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification. All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California, and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. ~TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE ~ Final Filing Date: CONTINUOUS Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. San Mateo County is an Equal Opportunity Employer HR Contact: Yvonne Alvidrez (011217) (Psychiatric Social Worker I/II-Marriage and Family Therapist I/II - G035/G040/G120/G121) Keywords: Social Worker,Behavioral Health,LCSW, ASW, MFTI, MFT, Therapist, Spanish speaking, Counselor, Clinician, Mental Health, Health System Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
San Mateo Medical Center is recruiting several part-time, extra-help adult psychiatrists for intermittent and relief work on all shifts (weekday, night, and weekend) in our 24-hour psychiatric emergency department and our 24-bed acute inpatient unit. We offer an opportunity to provide great psychiatric care to those who really need it, in a relaxed yet intellectually stimulating teaching hospital located only minutes from San Francisco and Stanford University. San Mateo Medical Center is San Mateo County's public health care system, consisting of a general hospital and a series of clinics located across the county. The main campus includes a full-service acute hospital along with a medical emergency department, 70 med-surg and ICU beds, 30 rehab beds, and extensive outpatient clinics in addition to our psychiatric units. San Mateo County is a national leader in community mental health services with a commitment to excellent care and to support the recovery of the people we serve. Our award-winning Psychiatric Residency Training Program is based at the Medical Center, and staff psychiatrists are invited to join the faculty and participate in training residents as well as the psychology interns. We also may soon have one or more openings for full-time, benefitted employment, so these extra-help positions offer the chance to see whether a long-term career here would be a good fit. San Mateo Medical Center has adopted the Soarian electronic health record for inpatient medical documentation and orders. Emergency department, admission, and discharge reports are dictated. Outpatient clinic records are maintained in eClinicalWorks (for primary care, internal medicine, and medical specialties) and Avatar (for outpatient mental health). Typical Work Assignment : In Psychiatry Emergency Services (PES), the psychiatrist can expect to see an average of 6 patients during the day shift and 5 at night, typically writing admission orders and notes on one-third of these. On nights and weekends, the PES psychiatrist also covers the inpatient unit and handles emergency consultations on the med-surg and rehab services. On the acute psychiatric inpatient unit, the typical assignment is direct care of 8-9 patients per day, as well as supervision of a resident team covering up to 6 patients. Note that all admission evaluations and orders are handled by the PES and consultation services, not the psychiatrist assigned to the acute unit. Weekday, night, and weekend shifts are all available. NOTE: This Job Announcement was edited on July 29, 2015 regarding the definition of the extra help assignment. Extra-help assignments are at-will and the employee is paid on an hourly basis. Some extra help positions are eligible for benefits under the Affordable Care Act. Extra-help workers are not guaranteed permanent status at the end of the extra-help assignment. Examples Of Duties Conduct psychiatric assessments and make diagnoses. Prescribe appropriate treatment plans and prescribe therapy, psychotherapy, or rehabilitation programs. Coordinate the work of consulting medical specialists. Act as physician member of a multi-disciplinary team for clinical work or program development. Train and supervise interns and residents. Provide clinical supervision to licensed and professional staff in other disciplines. Prepare reports and maintain records of activities. Conduct and direct individual and group psychotherapy. Consult and work with other medical and/or mental health professionals in the community when necessary. Confer with patients' relatives regarding illness and treatment. Maintain records of diagnosis, treatment and prognosis according to Joint Commission of Accredited Hospitals Organization standards and other regulatory agencies, and according to San Mateo Medical Center guidelines Develop comprehensive case histories. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is: Board certification in psychiatry, or completion of an accredited psychiatric residency program. Licensure/Certification: License to practice medicine in the State of California. Knowledge of: Principles and practices of psychiatry including both individual and group psychotherapy. Specialized techniques, procedures, and equipment used in psychiatry. Current developments, trends and research in the field. Basic understanding of clinical supervisory principles and practices. Pharmacology including laws regarding informed consent, dosage ranges, drug incompatibilities, and side effects. Proper documentation of clinical services. Principles, practices, and techniques of general medicine and its application. Medical diagnosis and treatment. Skill/Ability to: Perform specialized medical services in psychiatry. Diagnose and treat patients. Develop and monitor appropriate treatment plans. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, their families, staff and others. Learn and apply laws, statutes, codes and regulations governing California health service providers, and JCAHO and other regulatory requirements. Maintain medical records and prepare reports. Serve on interdisciplinary teams. Clinically supervise licensed and professional staff. Application/Examination Anyone may apply. A supplemental application form must be submitted in addition to our standard County employment application. The examination may consist of a panel interview (weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examination or a screening committee may select those applicants whose education and/or experience appear to best meet the needs of the position. As a result, not all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications are guaranteed advancement through the selection process. Qualified applicants will be notified of the date, time and place of the interview. All interviews will be conducted in San Mateo County, California, and applicants must participate at their own expense. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the 'Apply Online' button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. Final Filing Date: Continuous, Open until Filled Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. San Mateo County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Analyst:Kristin Herman (121114) (Psychiatric Specialist - B129) Keywords:mental health, psychiatrist, specialist, hospital, clinician, resident, residency, health services Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 14, 2018
Full Time
Note: This recruitment schedule was amended on December 6, 2018 to extend the Final Filing Date. This recruitment has been changed to "Continuous." NOTE: This recruitment schedule was amended on November 29, 2018 to extend the closing date. Final Closing Date will be December 6, 2018. The San Mateo County's Human Services Agency is seeking a highly analytical and collaborative person to join our Financial Services Branch as a Management Analyst to perform a wide-variety of moderate to complex administrative and finance-related activities. The successful candidate will have experience in public administration and finance, is a self-motivated, highly analytical strategic thinker with the ability to solve business problems and deliver insights that enable timely and effective operational decision-making. The Management Analyst will receive direct supervision from the Claiming and Overpayment Manager and will coordinate with Budget and General Accounting on various projects as assigned. The Management Analyst will conductresearch and analysis, and is responsible for preparing administrative policies, procedures, manuals, documents and other guidance materials related to financial services and administrative operations. The ideal candidate will have the ability to: High level of proficient writing and editing skills; experienced in doing research to prepare administrative policies, procedures, manuals, and documents. Independently and accurately perform complex, analytical and statistical calculations including the preparation of spreadsheets, budget reports, charts, tables and graphs to illustrate findings. Communicate concisely and effectively both orally and in writing, and clearly convey complex concepts and formulas to a non-technical audience/readership in staff reports, worksheets, instructions, and in formal and informal presentations. Review and monitor long-term goals, budget objectives, and performance measures as well as multi-year forecasts of revenues, expenditures, and fund balances. Manage small-to-medium-size projects, or portions of larger projects, and participate effectively on collaborative goal. Establish and maintain effective work relationships with those contacted in the performance of required duties. Ability to draft clear and concise communications. Work under general direction and minimal supervision, budgeting time wisely to meet deadlines and manage work to existing project schedules. NOTE: This is an extra-help, at-will assignment, paid on an hourly basis.Some extra help positions are eligible for benefitsundertheAffordable Care Act. Extra help employees are not guaranteed permanent status at the end of the assignment. Qualifications Knowledge of: Project and/or program management, analytical processes, and report preparation techniques. Organizational and management practices as applied to the analysis, evaluation, development, and implementation of programs, policies, and procedures. Principles of mathematical and statistical computations. Research and reporting methods, techniques, and procedures. Modern office practices, methods, and computer equipment and applications related to the work. English usage, grammar, spelling, vocabulary, and punctuation. Applicable Federal, State, and local laws, regulatory codes, ordinances, and procedures relevant to assigned area of responsibility. Principles and practices of public administration as applied to operational unit and program administration. Principles and practices of county management and government. Sources of information related to a broad range of county programs, services, and administration. Basic principles, practices, and procedures of funding sources and grant funds disbursement. Principles and practices of contract administration and evaluation; and public agency budget development and administration, and sound financial management policies and procedures. Recent and on-going developments, current literature, and sources of information related to the operations of the assigned division. Record keeping principles and procedures. Techniques for effectively representing the County in contacts with governmental agencies, community groups, and various business, professional, educational, regulatory, and legislative organizations. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with the public, vendors, contractors, and County staff. Ability to: Assist in the development of goals, objectives, policies, procedures, and work standards for the department. Coordinate and oversee programmatic administrative, budgeting, and/or fiscal reporting activities. Perform responsible and difficult administrative work involving the use of independent judgment and personal initiative. Conduct research on a wide variety of administrative topics including grant funding, contract feasibility, budget and staffing proposals, and operational alternatives. Evaluate and develop improvements in operations, procedures, policies, or methods. Research, analyze, and evaluate new service delivery methods, procedures, and techniques. Prepare clear and concise reports, correspondence, policies, procedures, and other written materials. Interpret, apply, explain, and ensure compliance with applicable Federal, State, and local policies, procedures, laws, and regulations. Establish and maintain a variety of filing, record keeping, and tracking systems. Organize and prioritize a variety of projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner; organize own work, set priorities, and meet critical time deadlines. Operate and maintain modern office equipment, including computer equipment and specialized software applications programs. Use English effectively to communicate in person, over the telephone, and in writing. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Plan, organize, and carry out assignments from management staff with minimal direction. Plan and conduct effective management, administrative, and operational studies. Analyze, interpret, summarize, and present administrative and technical information and data in an effective manner. Use tact, initiative, prudence, and independent judgment within general policy and legal guidelines in politically sensitive situations. Effectively represent the department and the County in meetings with governmental agencies, community groups, and various businesses, professional, and regulatory organizations, and in meetings with individuals. Education and Experience: Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be: Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in business administration, public administration, or a related field. At least one year of professional administrative experience is typically required at the Associate Management Analyst level, and at least 3 years for the Management Analyst level. Licenses and Certifications: Depending upon assignment, possession of a valid California Driver's License. Application/Examination This is an extra-help recruitment. Anyone may apply. A supplemental application form must be submitted in addition to our regular employment application form. The Human Services Agency screen materials after the recruitment closes. The Human Services Agency will contact qualified candidates directly for a departmental interview. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California, and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT: Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org to apply. ~TENTATIVERECRUITMENTSCHEDULE ~ Application Filing Deadline: TBD Departmental Interviews: TBD At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Analyst: Arlene Cahill (11132018) (Management Analyst - D181) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
Note: This recruitment was amended on May 11, 2018, to reflect one Limited Term vacancy. Note: This recruitment schedule was amended on March 8, 2018 to extend the Final Filing Date. This recruitment has been changed to "Continuous." The County of San Mateo Health System is seeking an experienced individual for the position of Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage & Family Therapist-CollaborativeCare Team . Thereis currently one Limited Term and one full time vacancy in the Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Division located in San Mateo, but will travel throughout the greater Bay Area to perform the duties of the job. TheHealth System is excited to be able to offer a unique job opportunity to join aninnovative inter-departmental team dedicated to improving the lives of our highest risk adult clientswith seriousmental illness (SMI), co-occurring behavioral health and substance use disorders. Supported by Executive level leaders as a high priority issues and based on the concept of "Right Care at the Right Time and Right Place," this position will work collaboratively with Aging and Adult Services (AAS), San Mateo Medical Center (SMMC) and Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS). This clinician will be part of an inter-disciplinary team; the Collaborative Care Team which includes two Psychiatric Social Workers/Marriage and Family Therapists, a Management Analyst, a Mental Health Program Specialist and a Psychiatrist. This Collaborative Care Team will build and improve relationships with care facilities both inside and outside of the County, collaborate with client treatment teams, assess clients for their readiness to move to another level of care and be the catalyst for resolutions for clients who have complex diagnoses and histories. Team members for these positions will demonstrateflexibility, collaborative skills, a client centered philosophy with a system oriented perspective and a willingness to visit care facilities within and outside San Mateo County. Primary duties include: Visit in and out of County (OOC) locked psychiatric treatment, skilled nursingor board and care facilities. Review cases for appropriate Level of Care (LOC). Meet with facility staff and clients residing in locked psychiatric treatment, skilled nursingor board and care facilities. Initiate and organize case conferences for "stuck" clients that are ready to discharge but cannot move due to administrative or other delays. Participate in treatment reviews and make recommendations (i.e. individual behavior plans). Build relationships with partner and contract providers. Work collaboratively as part of the Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT). Facilitate referrals and transitions to alternate LOC facilities by being the liaison between the sending and receiving facility. The ideal candidates will possess: Experience working withadult clients with serious mental illness (SMI). Experience delivering co-occurring services to adult clientshaving bothbehavioral health and substance use disorders. Experience working with adult clients with SMI that areresiding in locked psychiatric treatment, skilled nursingor board and care facilities. Solid clinical assessment, diagnostic and evaluation skills working with an adultSMI population. Knowledge of principles, techniques and trends in counseling, psychotherapy, clinical case management, and various treatment modalities for an adult SMI population. Excellent documentation skills: progress notes, assessments, client care plans, etc. Demonstrated expertise, skill and interest with adult clients of diverse cultures and backgrounds, and an ability to provide culturally appropriate and proficient services. Skill in establishing and maintaining productive working relationships with families, co-workers, other professionals, collaborative partners and the public. A current license as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist. Term position: One current vacancy is a limited term, at-will position. Limited Term Employees are assigned to assignments not to exceed three years. They receive medical and dental benefits, similar to regular employees, and a defined contribution retirement plan. The eligible list generated from this recruitment may be used to fill future extra-help, term, unclassified, and regular classified vacancies. NOTE: The eligible list generated from this recruitment may be used to fill future extra-help, term, unclassified, and regular classified vacancies. Qualifications Licensure/Certification : PSW I - current California registration as a Clinical Social Worker Associate (ASW). MFT I - current California Registration as a Marriage and Family Therapist intern (IMF). Individuals hired in these classifications must become licensed within three years from the date of employment as a Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist by the State of California. PSW-II - current California license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). MFT II - current California license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Psychiatric Social Worker I Salary $33.27 - $41.59 Hourly $2,661.60 - $3,327.20 Biweekly $5,766.80 - $7,208.93 Monthly $69,201.60 - $86,507.20 Annually Psychiatric Social Worker II Salary $37.32 - $46.65 Hourly $2,985.60 - $3,732.00 Biweekly $6,468.80 - $8,086.00 Monthly $77,625.60 - $97,032.00 Annually Education and Experience : Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is a Master's degree in Social Work, Social Welfare or a closely related field. Knowledge of: Current recovery model philosophy, principles, and practices for services to clients with serious mental illness; clinical case management, individual, group and family psychodynamics as they relate to adults; psychological diagnostic methods and terminology;and human and health services systems in the County including private agencies and other community resources that may address psychosocial stressors. Skill/Ability to : Provide treatment to adults from transitional age youth to older adultswith various mental disabilities ranging from serious mental illness to dysfunctional behavior patterns, including victims of sexual or physical abuse; set recovery treatment goals and facilitate their attainment; evaluate the degree of mental disability or emotional distress of patients/clients; communicate effectively orally and in writing; provide consultation and technical assistance to agencies, schools and other organizations; and work collectively within a multi-disciplinary team. Application/Examination Open and Promotional. Anyone may apply. Current San Mateo County and San Mateo County Superior Court employees with at least six months (1040 hours) of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary, SEIU or AFSCME represented extra-help/term position prior to the final filing date will receive five points added to their final passing score on this examination. The examination process will consist of an application screening (weight: pass/fail) based on the candidates' application and responses to the supplemental questions.Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview(weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification . All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement. At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. HR Contact: Carolyn Burns(021518) (Psychiatric Social Worker I/II-Marriage and Family Therapist I/II - G040/G035/G120/G121) Keywords: Social Worker, Adult Services, Behavioral Health, SMI Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
Note: This recruitment schedule was amended on June 20, 2017 to extend the Final Filing Date. This recruitment has been changed to "Continuous." The County of San Mateo Health System's Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Division is seeking well-qualified individuals for the position of Psychiatric Social Worker II /Marriage & Family Therapist II - Call Center. One position is for a BilingualSpanish Required Clinician and one is for a Spanish Speaking Preferred Clinician , to provide telephone screening of individuals requesting referrals for Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug services.TheseClinicians will answer live telephone calls; screen callers for insurance coverage and level of care for mental health and substance use treatment services; provide community resources and referrals; and determine appropriate referral disposition within Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS). The current vacancies are for two full- time PSW/MFT Clinicians,in the Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Access Call Center located in Belmont, CA, with a schedule of Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., with some flexibility. One must be bilingual Spanish. CurrentCalifornia license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) orMarriage and Family Therapist (MFT) is required for these positions. NOTE :These positions do not provide hours towards licensure forLCSWor MFT. The BHRS Access Call Center is the point of entry for all individuals requesting referrals to Mental Health and/or Alcohol and Other Drug services within San Mateo County.The Clinician's primary responsibilities will include: Screening and triage for serious mental illness in adults; serious emotional disturbance in youth; mild to moderate versus severe mental health issues. Determination of appropriate level of treatment referralsfor substance use issues. Assessing callers for danger to self or others and collaboration with community providers and/or emergency services to initiate welfare checks of individuals at-risk in the community. Telephone assistance for callersin crisis; assessing for risk and safety and linkage to appropriate services. Referring callers to appropriate providers for treatment services. Providing excellent customer service to callers regarding mental health and alcohol and other drugs resources and referrals. The ideal candidate will possess: Experience conducting telephone screening, triage, and referral for individuals with mental illness and/or substance use disorders seeking treatment services. Ability to efficiently conduct screening by telephone in order to assess needs and make referrals in a timely manner. Ability to evaluate the degree of behavioral health issuesor emotional distress of callers. Ability to screen calls and provide consultation with community agencies, treatment providers and other community organizationsregarding issues affecting adults, children or adolescents with mental illness and/or alcohol and other drug issues ranging from mild to moderate to serious. Ability towork collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary system of care. Demonstrated experience providing excellent customer service to all callers; especiallycallersthat may be in crisis or suicidal. Knowledge of insurance coverage and benefits within San Mateo County including Medi-Cal, Medicare, Care Advantage, Healthy Kids, and Health Worx. Knowledge of Avatar Electronic Health Record system; and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Fluency in Spanish is required for one of the positions. NOTE: The eligible list generated from this recruitment may be used to fill future extra-help, term, unclassified, and regular classified vacancies. Qualifications Licensure/Certification: PSW-II - current California license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). MFT II - current California license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Some positions requirefluency in Spanish. Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is: Master's degree in Social Work, Social Welfare or a closely related field. Knowledge of: Current philosophy, principles, and practices for services to clients with serious mental illness. Individual, group and family psychodynamics as they relate to adults or children. Psychological diagnostic methods and terminology. Personality development from infancy through adulthood. Human and health services systems in the County including private agencies and other community resources. Skill/Ability to: Provide treatment to adults, children or adolescents with various mental disabilities ranging from serious mental illness to dysfunctional behavior patterns, including victims of sexual or physical abuse. Set realistic treatment goals and facilitate their attainment. Evaluate the degree of mental disability or emotional distress of patients/clients. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Provide consultation and technical assistance to agencies, schools and other organizations. Work collectively within a multi-disciplinary team. Application/Examination Open and Promotional: Anyone may apply. Current San Mateo County and San Mateo County Superior Court employees with at least six months (1040 hours) of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary, SEIU or AFSCME represented extra-help/term position prior to the final filing date will receive five points added to their final passing score on this examination.This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted 5 days in advance in the San Mateo County Human Resources Department. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. Anyone may apply. A supplemental application form must be submitted in addition to our regular employment application form . The examination process will consist of an application screening (weight: pass/fail) based on the candidates' application and responses to the supplemental questions.Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview(weight: 100%).] Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification . All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE Final Filing Date: CONTINUOUS First Round Application Screening: June 27, 2017 First Round Combined Panel/Department Interview: July 6, 2017 San Mateo County is an Equal Opportunity Employer HRContact: Carolyn Burns(060517) (Marriage & Family Therapist- G120/G040/G035/G121) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
Note: This recruitment schedule was amended on September 10, 2018to extend the Final Filing Date. This recruitment has been changed to "Continuous." The San Mateo County Health System's Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Division is seekingqualified individuals for theposition of Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage &Family Therapist I/II - Bilingual Spanish Required- Canyon Oaks Youth Center . Psychiatric Social Workers/Marriage and Family Therapists, under general supervision, provide specialized psychiatric casework counseling and therapy services to either children and adolescents or seriously mentally ill adults in community or inpatient settings; provide individual and group therapeutic counseling and case management services to clients having basic and/or severe emotional, family, and/or social adjustment problems; andmay supervise graduate interns. The current vacancy is full-time at the Canyon Oaks Youth Center (COYC) located at 400 Edmonds Road, Redwood City, CA, 94062. This Clinician will befocused on recovery for adolescent clients with co-occurring issues of mental illness and substance use disorder;will provide assessment andindividual therapy, as needed; complete required Countydocumentation, in compliance with Medi-Cal and/or Special Education requirements; plan, create, and implement co-occurring/psycho-education groupsfor the youth; provide mental health consultation to the Residential Counselors who are working with the residents within the milieu, and to the teachers working with the residents inthe on-site school;occasionally transport clients to various destinations on, such as field trips and off-site appointments; provide basiccare and supervision to clients, as needed on an emergent basis, when called upon; and participate, on occasion,as a team memberin the physical containment of self-harming and/or assaultive clients, as the situation demands. Theposition is flexibly scheduledwithin a 40-hour work week, Monday through Friday as the expectation is that incumbent willaccommodate the needs of client families and therefore conduct sessions outside of business hours one to twoevenings per week. The ideal candidate for the Canyon Oaks Youth Center Therapist position willhave direct experience working as a therapist in an adolescent residential treatment setting; extensive experience with co-occurringdisorders of mental illness and substance use; andexperience working with a variety of interagency partners and is successful at fostering collaborative relationships with our referral agencies and adjunctive service providers so that the mutual needs of the client and interagency partners are met in all aspects of service planning and provision. Additionally, will haveflexibility andability to beresponsive to the scheduling needs of our client families;the ability to tolerate and managethe stress of working with clients who are at timesphysically threatening and verbally abusive, while maintaining atherapeutic stance with the client;strong written and verbal communication skills; experience and enjoyment inworking within a large and diverse multi-disciplinary team requiring a high-level of communication and coordination withfellow staff members. Due to the nature of our clients' presenting problems and the needs of our various interagency partners, a Canyon Oaks Therapist must be comfortable with "expecting the unexpected" and readily shifting priorities as the situation calls for. IMPORTANT: (COYC) is a Short Term Residential Therapeutic Program and by law, requires employees to obtain and maintain security clearance and be bondable.Any prior criminal conviction since your 18th birthday (excluding marijuana-related offenses that are older than two years as listed in the California Labor Code 432.8) will result in a denial of your security clearance by the Community Care Licensing agency.While in some circumstances an employer may obtain a waiver of conviction from the licensing agency, Behavioral Health has a policy against obtaining such waivers/exemptions for perspective employees.In addition, Behavioral Health will not accept such waivers/exemptions obtained from the licensing agency by applicants in any other manner. Community Care Licensing also requires providers working in this facility to maintain 40 hours of annual training related to the field, most of which are provided by the facility. Clinicians will also need to be trained in Professional Assault Crisis Training model (Pro-Act) upon hire. Psychiatric Social Worker I is the trainee level class in this series. Initially under immediate supervision, incumbents perform routine duties while working to achieve their State licensure. This class is flexibly staffed with Psychiatric Social Worker II and incumbents are expected to advance to the higher level after gaining experience, demonstrating the required proficiency and acquiring the necessary State licensure. Psychiatric Social Worker II is the journey level class in this series. Under general supervision, incumbents provide specialized psychiatric casework counseling and therapy services to children and adolescents or seriously mentally ill adults in community or inpatient settings. Employees are expected to exercise independent judgment based on their professional training and provide direction and assistance to PSWs I and graduate interns. SALARY: PSW/MFT I: $33.27 - $41.59 Hourly $2,661.60 - $3,327.20 Biweekly $5,766.80 - $7,208.93 Monthly $69,201.60 - $86,507.20 Annually PSW/MFT II: $37.32 - $46.65 Hourly $2,985.60 - $3,732.00 Biweekly $6,468.80 - $8,086.00 Monthly $77,625.60 - $97,032.00 Annually NOTE :The eligible list generated from this recruitment may be used to fill future extra-help, term, unclassified, and regular classified vacancies.. Examples Of Duties Conduct home visits. Perform initial diagnostic evaluation noting behavioral symptoms which may indicate organic and/or mental disorders in children and in interpersonal/ family dysfunctions related to child and adult patients/clients. Determine and develop appropriate treatment plans for all clients in the caseload. Conduct individual, group and family counseling/therapy sessions for clients toward the goal of achieving more adequate, satisfying and productive adjustments in the community and provide case management services as appropriate. Participate in developing individual and group treatment plans utilizing a variety of psychotherapeutic, psychosocial and psycho educational modalities. Make client referrals and plan discharge procedures. Assess progress of clients on a selected basis and propose modifications to rehabilitation plans in order to meet goals agreed upon by the clients/patients. Prepare and maintain psychosocial case histories for use in diagnostic evaluations and of patient progress. Supervise graduate interns. Provide outreach counseling and refer clients to appropriate mental health program service resources. Collect and evaluate medical or psychosocial data such as case histories, behavior patterns and family relationships of patients/clients. Analyze factors which exert an adverse effect upon health problems, treatment, or recovery, or which may contribute to or are responsible for mental illness or affect the potential for rehabilitation. Conduct treatment groups in schools and other community settings with emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children toward the goal of achieving higher functioning in interpersonal relationships and learning. Work as a psychiatric team member with other treatment disciplines. Provide consultation and education services. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Security Clearance: Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance. Licensure/Certification: Psychiatric Social Worker I: Registration with the Board of Behavioral Examiners as an intern. An individual hired in this classification must become licensed within three years from the date of employment as a Clinical Social Worker issued by the State of California within three years of appointment. Psychiatric Social Worker II: Current California license as a Clinical Social Worker. MFT I : Registration with the Board of Behavioral Examiners as a Marriage and Family Therapist intern. An individual hired in this classification must become licensed within three years from the date of employment as a Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of California. MFT II : California license as Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Education and Experience : Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is a Master's degree in Social Work, Social Welfare or a closely related field. Knowledge of: Current philosophy, principles, and practices for services to clients with serious mental illness. Individual, group and family psychodynamics as they relate to adults or children. Psychological diagnostic methods and terminology. Personality development from infancy through adulthood. Human and health services systems in the County including private agencies and other community resources. Skill/Ability to: Provide treatment to adults, children or adolescents with various mental disabilities ranging from serious mental illness to dysfunctional behavior patterns, including victims of sexual or physical abuse. Set realistic treatment goals and facilitate their attainment. Evaluate the degree of mental disability or emotional distress of patients/clients. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Provide consultation and technical assistance to agencies, schools and other organizations. Work collectively within a multi-disciplinary team. Application/Examination Open and Promotional. Anyone may apply. Current San Mateo County and San Mateo County Superior Court employees with at least six months (1040 hours) of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary, SEIU or AFSCME represented extra-help/term position prior to the final filing date will receive five points added to their final passing score on this examination. Responses to the supplemental questions must be submitted in addition to our regular employment application form. A resume will not be accepted as a substitute for the required employment application and supplemental questionnaire. The examination will consist of an interview (weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or a screening committee may select those applicants whose education and/or experience appear to best meet the needs of the position based solely on the information provided in the application materials. Because of this screening process, all applicants meeting the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination . All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California, and applicants must participate at their own expense. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement. ~ TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE ~ Final Filing Date: Continuous Application Screening: TBD Panel/Department Interviews: TBD IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process.? At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Analyst: Carolyn Burns(082818) (Psychiatric Social Worker I/II & Marriage and Family Therapist I/II - G040, G035, G121, G120) Keywords:social worker, youth services, behavioral health, residential treatment, crisis residential. Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 22, 2018
Full Time
Note: This recruitment schedule was amended onDecember 5, 2018to extend the Final Filing Date. This recruitment has been changed to "Continuous." Through growth and change, San Mateo Medical Center (SMMC) remains committed to providing quality medical care to meet the health needs of the community. Our commitment is to provide quality patient centeredcare with a compassionate touch. SMMC is an integrated delivery system of healthcare focused on the needs of the underserved, within a County system of care, andhas been providing healthcare to our community and surrounding service area since 1930.We also serveas a key provider within the Health Plan of San Mateo's (HPSM) public/private network. Our integrated delivery system includes a fully accredited acute care hospital, specialty services, ancillary services, emergency services, and psychiatric services. SMMCis currently seeking an extra help, part-time (0.6 FTE) Physical Therapist to be responsible for patient assessment, education and treatment in both outpatient and inpatient settings. Physical Therapistsmanage patients with a wide range of diagnoses, chronic and acute, and arepart of a dynamic treatment team. In addition, Physical Therapists identify patient challenges and develop goals and a care plan with reasonable outcomes for the individual's life/work settings. Daily opportunities are created in this assignment through the variety of illnesses/injuries seen inour patient population.Physical Therapists may occasionally be assigned to work on weekends. Physical Therapistswork at SMMC as part of a County rehabilitation program, which provides evaluation, education and treatment. The therapeutic program at SMMCis oriented toward inpatients and outpatients with acuteand chronicproblems whileproviding therapy to inpatients with a need for long or short-term rehabilitation. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of one year of work or internship experience providing a full spectrum of rehabilitationservices in inpatient, acute care,outpatient, psychiatric, and/or skilled nursing setting(s). Fluency in Spanish is also preferred. New or recentgraduates may apply. NOTE: This is an extra-help, at-will assignment, paid on an hourly basis.Some extra help positions are eligible for benefitsundertheAffordable Care Act. Extra help employees are not guaranteed permanent status at the end of the assignment. NOTE: The eligible listgenerated from this recruitment may be used to fill future extra-help, term, unclassified,and regular classifiedvacancies. Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Under medical direction, plan and perform physical therapy for a variety of patients. Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team to provide comprehensive treatment to patients. Provide therapeutic activities to promote independence in daily living activities. Plan, organize and participate in physical therapy activities. Instruct patients in the use of therapeutic tools and equipment. Provide ongoing assessment and documentation of the patient's response to treatment in accordance with hospital standards. Participate in discharge planning and refer parents to community services. Determine need for department and patient-related supplies and equipment. Maintain cleanliness and organization of treatment areas. May participate as clinical preceptor in a university affiliated physical therapy student program. Be able to work occasional weekends. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Note: The level and scope of the knowledge and skills listed below are related to job duties as defined under Distinguishing Characteristics. Knowledge of: Principles and methods of physical therapy, as applicable to all types of cases found in a general hospital providing acute care or in a rehabilitative center. Physical and psychological problems of physically disabled, aged, gero-psychiatric and chronically ill patients. Use and care of therapeutic tools and equipment commonly used in physical therapy. Professional ethics and the fundamental laws of practice for physical therapy. Skill/Ability to: Administer and document physical therapy treatments. Assess patient needs, analyze situations accurately and implement an effective plan of action. Adapt equipment to patient needs. Integrate physical therapy services with other medical and institutional programs. Develop new programs in response to patient/department need. Explain and teach physical therapy activities to patients, health care professionals and other interested persons. Exercise tact and good judgment in dealing with patients, staff and the public. Prepare reports and keep records of case histories. Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Act as a consultant/trainer for educational and other staff. Provide suitable transportation between work sites. Lift or assist with lifting patients and equipment. Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is one year of supervised experience in physical therapy. Licensure/Certification: Eligibility for or registration as a Physical Therapist by the State Board of Medical Examiners. Failure to obtain this licensure within twelve months of employment may result in termination. Possession of a Certificate of completion for a course in Basic Life Support as approved by the American Red Cross or American Heart Association; or must be obtained within six months of appointment. Application/Examination This is an extra-help recruitment. Anyone may apply. Responses to the supplemental questions must be submitted in addition toour regular employment application form. A resume will not be accepted as a substitute for the required employment application and supplemental questionnaire. The examination process will consist of an application screening (weight: pass/fail) based on the candidates' application and responses to the supplemental questions.Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview(weight: 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification . All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to https://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. **TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE** Final Filing Deadline: TBD The County of San Mateo is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Personnel Analyst:Wendy Young (11212018) (Physical Therapist II- F172) Keywords: SMMC, Therapist, Therapeutic Program Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
The County of San Mateo Health System's Behavioral Health & Recovery Services Division isseeking a well-qualified individual for the position of Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage & Family Therapist-Partners for Safe & Healthy Children Program-Spanish Speaking Preferred- Extra Help. Psychiatric Social Workers/Marriage & Family Therapists, under general supervision, provide specialized psychiatric casework counseling and therapy services to either children and adolescents or seriously mentally ill adults in the community or inpatient settings; provide individual and group therapeutic counseling and case management services to clients having basic and/or severe emotional, family, and/or social adjustment problems; and may supervise graduate interns. Partners for Safe and Healthy Children Program Clinicians will work with infants and young children 0-5 years of age; conduct infant assessments using the Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood: Revised Edition; conduct child, and adult assessments; provide treatment in various modalities such as dyad, individual play, individual and group therapies. These clinicians will provide assessment, diagnosis and treatment for children 0-5 years of age and their caregivers who have been referred from Children and Family Services; will work with children 0-5 years of age whose families have issues with alcohol and other drugs (AOD); will provide court reports; and testify in court cases as needed. Treatment is provided by home visits as well as clinic based visits. The clinician will have working relationships with Child Protective Services (CPS) Social Worker, Foster Parents, and family members. The ideal candidate will have experience: Working withinfants and young children 0-5 years of age Providing Infant Parent Psychotherapy Working with families involved with CPS Working with families that have alcohol and other drug issues Home visiting experience Working with a culturally diverse client population Using their bilingualSpanish speaking skillsproviding services (if Spanish speaking) The current vacancy is for Full-Time Extra-Help in the Prenatal to Three Unit's Partners for Safe and Healthy Children Program. The position is located/based in San Mateo but requires travel throughout San Mateo County to conduct home visits, provide services, for court and to attend meetings. SALARY: PSW/MFT I: $5,598.67 - $6,999.20/month PSW/MFT II: $6,279.87 - $7,850.27/month NOTE: This is an extra-help, at-will assignment, paid on an hourly basis.Some extra help positions are eligible for benefitsundertheAffordable Care Act. Extra help employees are not guaranteed permanent status at the end of the assignment. Qualifications Language Requirement :Ability to speak, read, and write fluently in both English andSpanish. Licensure/Certification: PSW-II - current California license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). MFT II - current California license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). PSW I - current California registration as a Clinical Social Worker Associate (ASW). MFT I - current California Registration as a Marriage and Family Therapist intern (IMF). Individuals hired in these classifications must become licensed within three years from the date of employment as a Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist by the State of California. Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is a Master's degree in Social Work, Social Welfare or a closely related field. Knowledge of: Current philosophy, principles, and practices for services to clients with serious mental illness; individual, group and family psychodynamics as they relate to adults or children; psychological diagnostic methods and terminology; personality development from infancy through adulthood; and human and health services systems in the County including private agencies and other community resources. Skill/Ability to: Provide treatment to adults, children or adolescents with various mental disabilities ranging from serious mental illness to dysfunctional behavior patterns, including victims of sexual or physical abuse; set realistic treatment goals and facilitate their attainment; evaluate the degree of mental disability or emotional distress of patients/clients; communicate effectively orally and in writing; provide consultation and technical assistance to agencies, schools and other organizations; and work collectively within a multi-disciplinary team. Application/Examination If you are interested in being considered forthis extra help position, the following materials must be electronically submitted in a Word or PDF format. Cover letter Resumé Responses to these supplemental questions: 1. This position requires current California registration as either an Associate Clinical Social Worker (ASW) or Intern-Marriage and Family Therapist (IMF); or current California license as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Please indicate which of the following applies: Registration as an Associate Clinical Social Worker (ASW) Registration as an Intern-Marriage and Family Therapist (IMF) Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) None of the above - I DO NOT meet this requirement 2. Provide your registration/license number and expiration date. NOTE : Please be prepared to bring a copy of your current registration/license to the interview. 3. Describe any experience you have working with infants and children 0-5 years of age. Include assessment, diagnosis, treatment plans, case management, and counseling and/or therapy services you provided. In addition, include any specific infant mental health training you have received. Include your role and the services you provided. Be specific. 4. Describe any experience you have working with children 0-5 years of age and their parents involved with Child Protective Services. Include your role and the services you provided. Be specific. 5 . Describe any experience you have working with children 0-5 years of age whose families have issues with alcohol and other drugs (AOD). Include your role and the services you provided. Be specific. 6. Describe any experience you haveconducting home visits working with children 0-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers. Include your role and the services you provided. Be specific. 7.Fluency in Spanish and English is "preferred." Are you fluent in both Spanish and English? (A "No" answer will NOT disqualify you from this recruitment.) Yes or No Please include the words "Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage & Family Therapist-Partners for Safe & Healthy Children Program- Extra Help (Open)" in the subject line of email submission. Please submit the required materials electronically via email to: Hedwig De Ocampo, Mental Health Program Specialist, BHRS HDeOcampo@smcgov.org Application materials will be reviewed as they are received and well-qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. Apply immediately. Resumes will be accepted until position is filled. This posting is open on a continuous basis and selection may be made at any time within the process. At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
The County of San Mateo Health System's Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Division is seeking a well-qualified individual for the position of Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage & Family Therapist -in Older Adult System of Integrated Services (OASIS) Mental Health Team- Bilingual Chinese Preferred - Extra Help. OASIS is community field-based mental health services provided to older adults at their place of residence. This home visit services include medication evaluation and monitoring, individual counseling/therapy, and case management. This multiple discipline team with language capacity in English, Spanish, and Chinese, consists of Psychiatrists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists, a Community Mental Health Nurse, and a Peer Support Worker. Services are available to San Mateo County residents age 60 and over with issues of mobility and mental health conditions that impact their day-to-day functioning. The current vacancy is for Extra Help, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with some flexibility,in the Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Health Department located at 1950 Alameda De Las Pulgas, San Mateo, CA 94403. Clinicians in this position will drive to clients' homes throughout the County, provide transport support if needed, and drive occasionally to meetings and other appointments, so must have current California Driver's license in good standing. OASIS is the point of entry for Older Adult Mental Health services within San Mateo County. Clinicians will use evidence-based approach to perform assessment, diagnosis, make medical necessity treatment plan, case management, individual therapy, and work with family members of clients' and other community providers for clients' mental health follow-up care needs. These interventions are provided in field setting or in clients' place of residence, and/or as needed to clients who are living in the community. Clinicians are committed to providing medical necessity treatment that supports the clients' goals of independence and self-sufficiency with other service providers' support to continually live in the community with better quality of life. These positions embrace the challenge of providing simultaneous co-occurring treatment for both mental illness and substance use disorders in some cases; to work in an older adult outpatient setting as a member of a multidisciplinary team in collaboration and within the system of care. The ideal candidates will possess: A current license as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist, or are collecting hours to take the licensing exam; Solid clinical treatment, assessment, diagnostic and evaluation skills; Knowledge of principles, techniques and trends in counseling, psychotherapy, clinical case management, crisis management and various treatment modalities; Experience delivering services to adult and/or older adult consumers who have co-occurring behavioral health and substance use disorders; Excellent documentation skills: progress notes, assessments, client care plans, etc. Demonstrated expertise, skill and interest in working with a broad range of clients of diverse cultures and backgrounds, and an ability to provide culturally appropriate and proficient services Skill in establishing and maintaining productive working relationships with families, co-workers, other professionals, collaborative partners and the public. The ability to speak, read, and write fluently in both English and Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese) is preferred. SALARY PSW/MFT I: 33.27 - $41.59 Hourly $5,766.80 - $7,208.93 Monthly PSW/MFT II: $37.32 - $46.65 Hourly $6,468.80 - $8,086.00 Monthly NOTE: This is an extra-help, at-will assignment, paid on an hourly basis.Some extra help positions are eligible for benefitsundertheAffordable Care Act. Extra help employees are not guaranteed permanent status at the end of the assignment. Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Perform initial diagnostic evaluation noting behavioral symptoms which may indicate organic and/or mental disorders. Determine and develop appropriate treatment plans for all clients in the caseload. Conduct individual counseling/therapy sessions for clients toward the goal of achieving more adequate, satisfying and productive adjustments in the community and provide case management services as appropriate. Participate in developing individual treatment plans utilizing a variety of psychotherapeutic, psychosocial and psycho educational modalities. Make referrals and plan discharge procedures as needed. Assess progress of clients on a selected basis and propose modifications to rehabilitation plans in order to meet goals agreed upon by the clients. Prepare and maintain psychosocial case histories for use in diagnostic evaluations and of client progress. Collect and evaluate medical or psychosocial data such as case histories, behavior patterns and family relationships of clients. Analyze factors which exert an adverse effect upon health problems, treatment, or recovery, or which may contribute to or are responsible for mental illness or affect the potential for rehabilitation. Be a team player in the team and with other treatment disciplines. Conduct home visits and provide transport support if needed. Provide consultation and education services. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Licensure/Certification: PSW I - current California registration as a Clinical Social Worker Associate (ASW). MFT I - current California Registration as a Marriage and Family Therapist intern (IMF). Individuals hired in these classifications must become licensed within three years from the date of employment as a Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist by the State of California. PSW-II - Current California license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). MFT II - C urrent California license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is a Master's degree in Social Work andCounseling or a closely related field. Knowledge of: Current philosophy, principles, and practices for services to clients with serious mental illness. Individual, group and family psychodynamics as they relate to adults and/or older adults. Psychological diagnostic methods and terminology. Personality development from infancy through adulthood. Human and health services systems in the County including private agencies and other community resources. Skill/Ability to: Provide treatment to adults and/or older adults with various mental disabilities ranging from serious mental illness to dysfunctional behavior patterns, including victims of sexual or physical abuse. Set realistic treatment goals and facilitate their attainment. Evaluate the degree of psychiatric disability or emotional distress of patients/clients. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Provide consultation and technical assistance to agencies, and other organizations. Work collectively within a multi-disciplinary team. Application/Examination If you are interested in being considered forthis extra help position, the following materials must be electronically submitted in a Word or PDF format. Cover letter Resumé Responses to these supplemental questions: 1. This position REQUIRES current California registration as either an Associate Clinical Social Worker (ASW) or Intern-Marriage and Family Therapist (IMF); or current California license as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). Please indicate which of the following applies: Registration as an Associate Clinical Social Worker (ASW) Registration as an Intern-Marriage and Family Therapist (IMF) Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) None of the above-I DO NOT MEET THIS REQUIREMENT 2. Provide your California Board of Behavioral Sciences issued registration OR license number AND expiration date for verification. NOTE : Please be prepared to bring a copy of your current license to the interview or you may attach a copy to your application. 3. Describe your clinical experience working with seriously mentally ill adult or older adult clients providing clinical treatment, assessment, diagnostic, evaluation, therapy, case management, and crisis management. Include your title, the services you provided, and length of experience in months. Be specific. 4. Describe your clinical experience working with seriously mentally ill adult or older adult clients with co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders . Include your title, the services you provided, and length of experience in months. Be specific. 5. Describe your professional experience working with adult or older adult clients from culturally diverse backgrounds. Specify any experience working with the Chinese community. Include your title, the services you provided, and length of experience in months. Be specific. 6. Describe your clinical experience working as part of a multidisciplinary team providing clinical services for seriously mentally ill adult or older adult clients . Include your title, how you participated in making treatment decisions, and the team members involved. Please include the words "Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage & Family Therapist-Older Adult Mental Health-Chinese Speaking Preferred" in the subject line of email submission. Please submit the required materials electronically via email to: Mariana Rocha, Clinical Services Manager I, BHRS mrocha@smcgov.org Application materials will be reviewed as they are received and well-qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. Apply immediately. Resumes will be accepted until position is filled. This posting is open on a continuous basis and selection may be made at any time within the process. At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Dec 05, 2018
Full Time
The San Mateo County Employees' Retirement Association (SamCERA) is seeking an experienced Senior Retirement Analyst to oversee and coordinate the activities of the retiree and disability functional areas in the benefits section of the County's retirement system; audit and monitor the work in assigned area; train and assist in the evaluation of assigned staff; perform the more complex, technical, and analytical fiscal and/or benefits duties; assure the compliance of activities, programs and records related to the retirement fund and/or membership benefits; and develop, implement and maintain related files, systems and procedures. The ideal candidate will have the following knowledge, skills, and abilities : Ability to perform complex analytical activities Ability to clearly present information to individuals and groups Set priorities and follow-up to ensure coordination and completion of assignments Communicate effectively and establish and maintain effective positive working relationships with those contacted in the course of work Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Provide lead direction, training, and guidance to a small staff serving as fiduciary in assuring the compliance and monitoring of activities, programs and records related to the retirement fund and/or the membership benefits program. Perform the more complex and technical tasks in the series such as disability applications. Work with the manager in developing and conducting individual on-the-job training for new employees assigned to the unit. Provide input to the manager on employee performance evaluation and discipline. Provide input in the implementation of SamCERA's investment, finance and/or benefits plans and programs. Analyze data, programs, and services to make recommendations for improvement. Develop, implement and maintain fiscal and benefits related systems, files and records. Provide input in the implementation of SamCERA's member education, finance and/or benefits plans and programs. Coordinate with internal County department and external jurisdictions or individuals to obtain information and resolve issues. Oversee special projects, data collection/statistical analysis reports for the Retirement Board, County departments and other agencies. Provide information to and counsel employees on retirement issues. Makes presentations to members, employees, the Retirement Board and the County on topics and issues related to the Retirement Office. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications County Status: An applicant must be a current County employee of the San Mateo County Employees' Retirement Association (SamCERA) with at least six months of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary, SEIU or AFSCME represented extra-help, or temporary position prior to the final filing date. Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is five years of direct retirement analyst experience. Knowledge of: Basic supervisory principles and practices; County Employees' Retirement Law of 1937; terminology, concepts and practices related to the processing of service and the maintenance of retirement system records; office administrative principles and practices, including filing and the operation of standard office equipment; financial record keeping principles and practices; basic business data processing principles and the use of personal computing equipment; business arithmetic including percentages and decimals; and oral and written business English. Skill/Ability to: Review the work of others; train others in the procedures, programs and records related to the retirement fund and/or the membership benefits program; analyze and resolve varied administrative problems; interpret, explain and apply laws, regulations, standards policies and procedures; develop and maintain accurate files and records and prepare reports; analyze, research and summarize information and materials; organize, coordinate and prioritize work activities, meet deadlines and follow up on activities; use initiative and sound independent judgment within established guidelines; establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of the work; operate standard office equipment, including a personal or on-line computer; prepare clear, complete and concise reports, correspondence and other materials; and communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Note: Certification as an Employee Benefits Specialist by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans is highly desirable. Application/Examination Departmental Promotional Only. Only current San Mateo County employees in the San Mateo County Employees' Retirement Association (SamCERA) with at least six months (1040 hours) of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary, SEIU or AFSCME represented extra-help/term position prior to the final filing date may apply. Responses to the supplemental questions must be submitted in addition to our regular employment application form. A resume or reference to a resume will not be accepted as a substitute for the required employment application and supplemental questionnaire. The examination process will consist ofan application screening (weight: Pass/Fail) based on the candidates' application and responses to the supplemental questions.Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview(weight: 100%).Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification . All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT: Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the 'Apply' button above. If you are not on the County's website, please go to https://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. ~ TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE ~ Final Date for Filing: December 17, 2018 Application Screening:Week of December 24, 2018 Combined Civil Service and Departmental Interviews: Week of January 14, 2019 At the County of San Mateo, we welcome and celebrate the diversity of our employees, and strive to create a workplace where they feel valued every day. County of San Mateo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Analyst: Christina Chan (120418) (Senior Retirement Analyst - E492) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Dec 01, 2018
Full Time
Providing services with efficiency, courtesy and respect. San Mateo County Office of the Coroner The San Mateo County Coroner' Office is seeking a dedicated, compassionate, and politically astute candidate to fill the role of Executive Assistant to the Coroner, an elected official. The Coroner's Office promptly investigates and determines the mode, manner and cause of death of decedents under the Coroner's jurisdiction. The Executive Assistant will provide the highest level of executive and office management support to the Coroner and will support the Office in providing services in an efficient and courteous manner, with respect to the sensitive needs of the families involved. In addition to performing complex and highly confidential secretarial and office managementduties in support of the Coroner, the incumbent will perform the following key tasks, to include but not limited to, calendaring and appointment management, scheduling and arranging meetings, making travel arrangements, reviewing finished materials and correspondence for completeness and accuracy for signature, assisting in budget development and performance tracking, maintaining fiscal/financial information and preparing and coordinating personnel and payroll functions. The ideal candidate will: Have experience in providing high level executive/administrative support to an elected official or department head. Be knowledgeable of the Coroner's Office and its programs, policies and views. Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills. Be highly organized and have the ability to perform tasks with substantial independence and discretion. Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Attend meetings involving regular contact with governmental officials, the County Board of Supervisors or commission members, representatives of business or community organizations, the public and all levels of County personnel to exchange information and explain administrative policies and procedures. Receive and screen visitors and telephone calls; provide information and resolve complaints which regularly require the use of judgment and the interpretation and application of policies and procedures. Research and compile a variety of informational or statistical material from sources both inside and outside the office; summarize such information as necessary. Type drafts and a wide variety of finished documents from stenographic notes, brief instructions, or printed materials; may use word processing equipment and input or retrieve data and prepare reports from an on-line or personal computer system. Compile and process confidential materials related to labor and employee relations. Initiate correspondence independently for signature by appropriate management staff; review finished materials for completeness, accuracy, format, compliance with policies and procedures, and appropriate English usage. Organize and maintain various administrative, reference, and follow-up files; purge files as required. Organize meetings by notifying participants, making room arrangements, preparing agendas and required informational materials; may attend such meetings and prepare minutes, or may represent the manager at such meetings. Relieve department head and managers of certain administrative matters by following up on projects, transmitting information, and keeping informed of department activities. Make appointments and maintain a calendar; schedule and arrange for meetings and make travel arrangements. Sort mail and obtain related backup materials. Assist with the development and administration of the department's budget; may prepare or maintain statistical, fiscal or payroll information. Organize own work, set priorities and meet critical deadlines; ensure that such deadlines are met by other staff. May provide supervision to office support staff. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Education and Experience : Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is: Two years of secretarial experience which has included providing office and administrative support to management staff. Other Requirement: Specified positions may require skill in taking dictation at a rate of 80 words per minute by hand or stenographic machine and transcribing it accurately. Knowledge of : Office administrative and secretarial practices and procedures, such as business letter writing and the operation of common office equipment, including a word processor and personal or on-line computer. Basic organization and function of public agencies, including the role of an elected Board of Supervisors and appointed boards and commissions. Record keeping, report preparation, filing methods and records management techniques. Correct English usage, including spelling, grammar, punctuation, and vocabulary. Standard business arithmetic, including percentages and decimals. Basic supervisory principles and practices. Basic budgeting principles and practices. Skill/Ability to : Provide varied, responsible, and often confidential secretarial and office administrative assistance to high-level management and other associated supervisory and professional staff. Plan, direct and review the work of assigned staff, and instruct staff in work procedures. Interpret, apply and explain complex policies and procedures using tact, discretion, initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines. Analyze and resolve office administrative situations and problems. Research, compile, and summarize a variety of informational materials. Compose correspondence independently or from brief instructions. Establish and maintain effective working relationships. Organize work, set priorities, meet critical deadlines, and follow up on assignments with a minimum of direction. Type at a rate of 50 net words per minute from printed copy. Application/Examination Anyone may apply. Responses to supplemental questions are required and must be submitted in addition to the Standard San Mateo County employment application. A resume or reference to a resume will not be accepted as a substitute for your responses to these questions. The examination process will consist of an application screening (weight: Pass/Fail) based on the candidates' application and responses to the supplemental questions.Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview(weight: 100%), which may include a written exercise. Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification . All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT TIMELINE: Final Filing Date: December 13, 2018 Applicant Screening: Week of December 17, 2018 Panel Interviews: January 9 and/or January 10, 2019 At the County of San Mateo, we welcome and celebrate the diversity of our employees, and strive to create a workplace where they feel valued every day. County of San Mateo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Analyst: Mandy Singh (11302018) (Executive Assistant-Confidential - E468) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 30, 2018
Full Time
The County of San Mateo's Health Emergency Preparedness Program is seeking highly motivated candidates with superb Public Health and Emergency Preparedness knowledge and experiencefor the position of Emergency Preparedness Management Analyst-Limited Term. There are currently two limited term positions in San Mateo County Health's Emergency Medical Services Division. Positions are located in South San Francisco, CA, but will drive/travel throughout the County to perform duties of the job. Incumbents must be available for call-out in the event of emergencies. These are limited term positions which will end June 2019. Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Implement emergency management strategic plans and work plans by managing projects; projects may include all phases of emergency multi-agency coordination. Collaborate activities with representatives of involved agencies and/or jurisdictions who come together to make decisions regarding the prioritizing of incidents, and the sharing and use of critical resources. Facilitate and lead professional groups in decision making processes. Develop a scarce resource toolkit or checklist. Maintain a template to document discussion, rationale, and decisions regarding regional public health or medical policy. Solicitation of stakeholders to review existing plans/documents which may include emergency management officials from the state, other counties, regional governments, cities, and special districts to coordinate work efforts. Ensure Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) Guide updates based on stakeholder review. Strategize a timeline for MAC Guide integration into the California Emergency Operations Manual. Develop guidelines for MAC Guide maintenance and periodic review. Conduct and coordinate training for Health Officers/MHOACs and stakeholders. Perform related duties as assigned. Recommended courses : FEMA IS-100.C: Introduction to the Incident Command System, ICS 100 https://training.fema.gov/is/courseoverview.aspx?code=IS-100.c FEMA IS-700.B: An Introduction to the National Incident Management System https://training.fema.gov/is/courseoverview.aspx?code=IS-700.b Ideal candidates will possess: Demonstrated success in plan writing, project management and program coordination. Experience implementing emergency management strategic plans and work plans. A thorough understanding of phases of emergency multi-agency coordination. Experience with public health emergency functions and preparedness activities. A strong background/understanding of the allocation of resources crossing agencies in an emergency needed to support an incident during a disaster. Techniques for effectively representing the County in contacts with governmental agencies, community groups, and various business, professional, educational, regulatory, and legislative organizations. Experience facilitating and leading professional groups in decision making processes. Experience in facilitating group discussions with professionals of different backgrounds. Experience with organizational and management practices as applied to the analysis, evaluation, development, and implementation of programs, policies, and procedures. Strong oral and written communication skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Bachelor's Degree in emergency management, business administration, public administration, public health, communications, criminal justice, or a related field. Three (3) years of experience planning and coordinating emergency response programs and activities. NOTE :This is a limited term, at-will position not to exceed 3 years. Limited Term employees receive full medical and dental benefits, similar to regular employees, and a portable 401(a) plan. However, the eligible list generated from this recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies, including classified, unclassified, term, full-time, part-time, temporary and extra help vacancies. Information for current county employees : Current and regular San Mateo County Employees who are interested in this assignment must submit an application and compete in the recruitment process. If you are successful in the recruitment and are being considered for the assignment, HR will work directly with you and/or your department for options. Please note that there is no guarantee that you will be allowed by your department to rotate into this assignment nor are your departments obligated to allow you to take on this assignment. The salary range for this position is "as is" and non-negotiable. Qualifications Licensure/Certification: Possession of a validCalifornia class C driver license or equivalent. Application/Examination If you are interested in being considered for this limited term position the following items must be submitted via e-mail: Cover letter with responses to Supplemental Questions (maximum of 2 pages) Resume Supplemental Questions: Describe your experience and level of responsibility in preparing and managing a project that involves multi-disciplinary stakeholders. In your response, include (a) the scope of the project; (b) the challenges you encountered; (c) the steps you took to resolve; and (d) the results. Describe your experience in public health emergency functions and preparedness activities. In your response, include (a) your title; (b) your role; (c) your responsibilities; and (d) length of time in that position. Please include the words " Emergency Preparedness Management Analyst-Limited Term Position " in the subject line of email submission. All submitted materials must be in a Word or PDF format. Please submit the above listed materials via email to: Shruti Dhapodkar, Program Services Manager sdhapodkar@smcgov.org Application materials will be reviewed as they are received and well-qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. Apply immediately. Application materials will be accepted until position is filled. This posting is open on a continuous basis and selection may be made at any time within the process. NOTE : Application materials are only accepted via e-mail. Materials sent via regular mail and/or fax will not be accepted. Submittals that do not include all required elements (cover letter with responses to supplemental questions and a resume) will not be considered. At the County of San Mateo, we welcome and celebrate the diversity of our employees, and strive to create a workplace where they feel valued every day. County of San Mateo is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
This is an excellent opportunity for a physician seeking to impact the health of underserved communities. Located in picturesque Half Moon Bay, Coastside Health Center offers excellent team based care in a location that offers adult and pediatric care with co-located mental health clinicians, and pharmacist, social worker and registered nursing support. Teams are dedicated to improving preventive and chronic disease outcomes; salary is competitive and there is a strong commitment to support provider and staff development. An ideal candidate is interested in joining an innovative, energetic, dedicated team deeply connected with its community. The Coastside Clinic is located in the quaint coastal town of Half Moon Bay, about 30 miles South of San Francisco. The Coastside Clinic is one of San Mateo Medical Center's outpatient clinics, providing comprehensive services including primary medical care, pediatrics, family medicine, women's health, onsite pharmacy, dentistry, social work and behavioral health support. The clinic has patient centered teams that are also focused on daily improvement work to create smoother workflows. There is also strong nursing and care team support. The Coastside Clinic has a deep community connection, providing care to a diverse patient population, including farm workers and other seasonal workers who may have limited access to care. About San Mateo Medical Center The San Mateo Medical Center (SMMC), located in the San Francisco Bay Area, is a public hospital and clinic system operating outpatient clinics throughout San Mateo County, and an acute-care hospital in San Mateo. SMMC is part of the County of San Mateo Health System. The San Mateo Medical Center is committed to providing quality medical care to meet the health needs of our diverse patient community. Our commitment is to provide quality care with a compassionate touch and we strive to help you maintain a balance between work and family. SMMC has been providing healthcare to our community and surrounding service area since 1930. It is committed to developing leadership across the organization and creating a culture of continuous process improvement using lean management and process improvement philosophy. Excellent Benefit Package * Health benefits include family coverage options, health, eye and dental insurance, basic disability, and medical malpractice coverage. * Retirement plans and health benefits for retirees. * Wellness program, including exercise classes, worksite massage, and an onsite gym. * Additional 5% increase in salary for each qualifying board certification up to two (2) Boards. * CME funds ($2500/year) for license/books and other supplies. * Some NHSC loan repayment support available. * Pro-rated 130 hours/full FTE of additional hours that can be used as leave or be cashed out at 50% each spring. * 15% administrative time. * Protected quality improvement project time. Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Conduct medical and/or physical examinations and make diagnoses. Prescribe appropriate treatment plans and prescribe therapy or rehabilitation programs. Provide appropriate therapy to patients. Coordinate the work of consulting medical specialists. Act as physician member of a multi-disciplinary team for clinical work or program development. Train and supervise interns and residents. Provide clinical supervision to licensed and professional staff. Prepare reports and maintain records of activities. Consult and work with other medical and/or mental health professionals in the community when necessary. Confer with patients' relatives regarding illness and treatment. Maintain records of diagnosis, treatment and prognosis according to Joint Commission of Accredited Hospitals Organization standards and other regulatory agencies; including documenting in Electronic Medical Record(EMR). Develop comprehensive case histories. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Licensure/Certification: License to practice medicine or osteopathy in the State of California. Board certification or Board eligibility in Family Practice, Internal Medicine, or a related area is highly desirable. Knowledge of: Current developments, trends and research in the medical field. Basic understanding of clinical supervisory principles and practices. Pharmacology and psychopharmacology including laws regarding informed consent, dosage ranges, drug incompatibilities, and side effects. Proper documentation of clinical services. Principles, practices, and techniques of general medicine and its application. Medical diagnosis and treatment. Hospitals and Clinics organization. Knowledge of communicable disease control. Knowledge of public health practices and procedures. Skill/Ability to: Diagnose and treat patients. Develop and monitor appropriate treatment plans. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, their families, staff and others. Learn and apply laws, statutes, codes and regulations governing California health service providers, and JCAHO and other regulatory requirements. Maintain medical records and prepare reports. Serve on interdisciplinary teams. Clinically supervise licensed and professional staff. Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is: Completion of a residency training program approved by the American Medical Association, or two years of clinical experience post internship in an appropriate medical specialty. Application/Examination Anyone may apply. A supplemental application form must be submitted in addition to our regular employment application form. The examination will consist of a panel interview (weight: 100%). This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted 5 days in advance in the San Mateo County Human Resources Department. Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or a screening committee may select those applicants whose education and/or experience appear to best meet the needs of the position. As a result, not all applicants are guaranteed advancement through the selection process. Qualified applicants will be notified of the date, time and place of the interviews. All interviews will take place in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT: Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the 'Apply' button above. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org to apply. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a "continuous" basisand selections may be made at any time within the process. At the County of San Mateo, we take pride in the way our employees bring together their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives to serve our community's needs. The County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Analyst:Kristin Herman(080618) (Staff Physician- F124) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
Calling all EMS/FIRE and LAW ENFORCEMENT Dispatchers! If you are currently an experienced public safety dispatcher, we want you! ****************************************************************** THIS IS NOT AN ENTRY LEVEL POSITION. Applicants must have current experience as a public safety dispatcher. ****************************************************************** What makes us the best? Our center dispatches for police, fire and medical and includes aprogressive in-house training program, team based shifts from a dispatcher-developed schedule, fire "incident dispatch" and law enforcement "tactical dispatch" programs as well as many other career development opportunities and programs. In the summer of 2019, Public Safety Communications will move into a newly constructed building containing a 911 Dispatch Center, Office of Emergency Services and the County's Emergency Operation Center. The new state of the art dispatch center will also include a brand a new Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system. The Ideal Candidate will have: Knowledge of Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) operation. Knowledge of basic computer use in a business office and Communications Center environment Ability to operate various types of communications equipment including public safety telephones, two way radio systems, data terminals and other related technologies Ability to utilize available resources NOTE : The successful incumbent MUST be willing to work day, swing, graveyard, rotating, holiday, and weekend shifts including preplanned and last minute mandatory overtime. Qualifications Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is one year of experience working as a call taker, communications dispatcher or related position with a public safety agency within the last three years. A Public safety agency is defined as an agency that receives and processes emergency calls for service for police, fire and/or emergency medical services. Other types of emergency call center experience such as, but not limited to, road service, security, or basic life support ambulance should apply as entry level Communications Dispatcher I or Calltaker. Knowledge of: English language, spelling, grammar and punctuation. Customer service and interpersonal communications principles. Computer operation and use in office and Communications Center environments. Basic principles in communicating by means of face-to-face contact, telephone and/or data terminals. Public safety entities who provide emergency services within San Mateo County. Various resources within the County in order to provide referrals to the public and public safety agencies. Skill/Ability to: Speak, read and write English clearly. Communicate clearly and concisely, in English, both orally and in writing. Operate various types of communications equipment including public safety telephone and data terminals and other related technologies. Read and interpret various mapping devices and relaying pertinent information. Work under pressure, exercising good judgment and common sense while making sound decisions in emergency situations. Prioritize and determine an appropriate course of action based on a given set ofcircumstances. Perform multiple tasks simultaneously. Listen, understand and relay information via radio, telephone and in person. Remain calm and controlled under stressful periods while projecting a professional demeanor. Establish and maintain positive and courteous working relationships with customers, the community and co-workers. Participate in Communications Center teamwork while maintaining assigned job responsibilities and duties. Anticipate and adapt to fluctuating workloads in the Communications Center. Communicate and receive feedback and opinions to affect change. Access and refer to information using available resources. Read, interpret, understand and follow written and oral instructions and/or information. Remain seated for long periods of time. Read standard text/data on electronic screen or computer terminal teletype printouts and variety of maps. Hear in an open space and noisy environment with static or weak transmissions and/or telephone conversations. Other Requirements: Successfully complete a pre-employment medical examination and be subject to polygraph testing. Follow strict Drug Use standards and guidelines. Possess good moral character and psychological suitability as determined by a thorough background investigation, including fingerprinting and psychological evaluation. Be willing to work day, swing, graveyard, rotating, holiday, and weekend shifts. Application/Examination Anyone may apply. Thorough and detailed responses to the supplementalquestions must be submitted in addition to the standard San Mateo County employment application. A resume will not be accepted as a substitute for the required employment application and supplemental questionnaire. The examination process will consist of a scored relevant Training and Experience (T&E) evaluation (weight: 100%) based solely on the candidates' responses to the supplemental questions. Candidates who receive a passing score in the T&E evaluation will beinvited to adepartmental interview. Because of this screening process, all applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement to the next phase of the examination process. Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. Subsequent phases of the selection process include a departmental hiring interview, background investigation, psychological evaluation, polygraph test, and medical examination . Qualified applicants will be notified of the date, time and place of the tests. Applicants must participate at their own expense. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to: http://jobs.smcgov.org to apply. At the County of San Mateo, we welcome and celebrate the diversity of our employees, and strive to create a workplace where they feel valued every day. County of San Mateo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. HR Contact:Mandy Singh(09142018) (Communications Dispatcher II - V048) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
The San Mateo County Information Services Department is seeking a well-qualified individual for the position of BI DataAnalyst to be responsiblefor facilitating meetings with business users to gather and analyze business requirements and translate business needs into long-term business intelligence solutions. In addition, this rolewill also be maintaining and creating all business intelligence workflow processes and reports using Business Intelligence toolsets. This is a hands-on position and the individual will become familiar with all aspects of the Information Services Department. This role requires building strong working relationships with all levels of the County organization, including executives, management, and line staff in order to understand the requests for data and reports. The ideal candidate for the position will possess: Experience creating ad-hoc reports utilizing various data sources At least 5 years of experience with report development tools such as SSRS, business objects and Crystal Reports to include report front-end development, report query writingand tuning, report deployment and management Experience with SSIS to include creating, maintaining, and executing SSISprograms Experience with OLTP and OLAP databases to include reporting and datamodeling Experience such as database administration in Oracle and MS SQL Server Ability to perform extraction, transformation and load (ETL) with data sources Experience using Oracle, MS SQL Server 2008/2012 SSRS, SSIS, PowerPivot, integration with Excel Understanding of the principles and techniques of systems analysis and design; Experience with Powershell for common tasks Ability to document procedures and promote best practices for using SSRS, BO and CR Experience in developing training materials and provide training to users with varying levels of skills Ability to provide training to government and contractor staff on how to use SSRS, BO and CR toolsets; establishing methods for reminding users of best practices; This is aLimited term, at-will position. Limited Term Employees are assigned to assignments not to exceed three years. They receive medical and dental benefits, similar to regular employees, and a defined contribution retirement plan. Information for current county employees: Current and regular San MateoCounty Employees who are interested in this assignment must submit an application and compete inthe recruitment process.If you are successful in the recruitment and are being considered for the assignment, HRwill work directly with you and/or your department for options.Please notethat there is no guarantee that you will be allowed by your department to rotate into this assignment nor are your departments obligated to allow you to take on this assignment. The salary range for this position is "as is" and non-negotiable. Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Confer with customer department staff to define applications requirements and translate such business needs into technical solutions. Develop program module specifications based on documented requirements. Work with other Information Services Department staff, (e.g. Data Base Administration, Technical Services, Communications) to ensure that assigned tasks are completed accurately in a timely manner. Prepare and execute work task plans for all assigned work requests. Attend design, and codewalk-throughsand technical reviews, presenting and defending the code for which responsible. Provide technical assistance and training to team members. Troubleshoot and resolve software problems. Prepare training materials and train customers in the use and/or operation of new or modified information management systems. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Knowledge of: Various procedures/commands related to Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) design, analysis, and programming. Advanced data management theory, principles, and practices and their application to a wide variety of services and programs. Various software packages including word processing, spreadsheet, SQL database and database management, and reporting tools. Advanced principles and practices of designing, configuring, and implementing system backup solutions. Principles and practices used in the operations, maintenance, repair, and administration of assigned systems and equipment. Technology, hardware and software, and current applications related to GIS. Technology, hardware and software, current applications and methods related to Open Data and/or Open Government. ETL processes for data loads between disparate systems. Techniques and methods of database system evaluation, implementation, and documentation. Troubleshooting, configuration, and installation techniques. The organization, operation, and functions of the department as necessary to assume assigned responsibilities and to determine appropriate point of escalation. Applicable regulatory relevant to assigned area of responsibility. Principles and procedures of record keeping. Modern office practices, methods, and computer equipment and applications related to the work. English usage, spelling, vocabulary, grammar, and punctuation. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with vendors and County staff. Skill/Ability to: Perform complex technical support functions for assigned responsibilities; troubleshoot problems and take appropriate action or escalate to appropriate staff as needed. Diagnose complex problems, perform remedial actions to correct problems, and/or recommend and determine solutions. Oversee and perform complex functions in the installation, implementation, testing, and maintenance of a variety of database systems and other components. Perform advanced analyses of informational requirements and needs, identify problems, provide technical advice and consultation, and ensure efficient computer system utilization. Analyze data and recommend logical solutions to problems. Interpret, apply, explain, and ensure compliance with Federal, State, and local policies, procedures, laws, rules, and regulations. Deal tactfully with the customers and staff in providing information, answering questions, and providing customer service. Establish and maintain a variety of filing, record keeping, and tracking systems. Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment and specialized software applications programs. Use English effectively to communicate in person, over the telephone, and in writing. Organize and prioritize a variety of projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner; organize own work, set priorities, and meet critical time deadlines. Use tact, initiative, prudence, and independent judgment within general policy, procedural, and legal guidelines. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Education and Experience: Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be: Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in management information systems, computer science, or a related field and four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in database management specific to the specialty area assigned which includes logical and physical database administration; integration; business intelligence, analytics, and report scripting; and/or data quality and integrity. Additional related experience may substitute for education requirement on a year-for-year basis, up to four (4) years. Licenses and Certifications: Some positions may require possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California Driver's License. Some positions may require possession of information technology industry recognized certifications. Some positions may require ability to pass security background check. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Standing in and walking between work areas is frequently required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification frequently bend, stoop, kneel, and reach to perform assigned duties, as well as push and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects up to 25 pounds with the use of proper equipment. ENVIRONMENTAL ELEMENTS: Employees work in an office environment with moderate levels, controlled temperature conditions, and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances. Employees may interact with upset staff when providing database support services. Application/Examination Anyone may apply. Responses to supplemental questions are required and must be submitted in addition to the Standard San Mateo County employment application. A resume or reference to a resume will not be accepted as a substitute for your responses to these questions. IMPORTANT: Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the " Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. The San Mateo County Information Services Department will screen applications as they are received and will directly contact qualified applicants for further consideration. TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE Final Filing Date: Continuous Departmental Interviews: On an Ongoing Basis Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. The County of San Mateo is a diverse, inclusive workplace, where employees are valued and respected for their different perspectives, experiences, backgrounds and contributions. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. HRContact: Lucy Fung(070518) (IS Data Specialist III- V274) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
Boiler Watch Engineers , under general supervision, operate and maintain proper steam pressure and water in high pressure boilers used for space heating and domestic hot water heat exchangers at the San Mateo Medical Center. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES The duties and responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to the following: Watch boiler water supply and keep pumps regulated to maintain even water level in boilers; Perform water treatments; assist with inspection, repair and replacement of steam, water, air and oil pipes; Keep steam supply regulated as needed throughout power plant; Help install machinery and equipment; Inspect pressure and temperature gauges for steam or water leaks, and make repairs or notify the chief engineer of needed repairs; reset and repack steam and water valves; Keep steam boilers in good condition; Wipe and dust boiler room fixtures and appliances; Clean boiler flues; sweep and keep boiler room premises in clean and orderly condition; Keep records of fuel consumption and temperatures of fuel oil and feed water; Perform miscellaneous minor repair work; Perform other duties as assigned including operation of Direct Digital Control (DDC), VAV and Pneumatic controls. Boiler Watch Engineers also monitor fire alarm systems and pneumatic tube systems and operate emergency generators and Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS). IDEAL CANDIDATE In addition to having the knowledge, skills and abilities listed under Qualifications, the ideal candidate willbe well-versed in the principles of water treatment and beable toconduct and interpret water treatment tests. The ideal candidate will also be able to maintain hourly operational logs of all central plant equipment. NOTE: This position will be required to work swing and graveyard shifts. Qualifications Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is one year of boiler room experience. Knowledge of: Efficient firing methods and boiler room practices; methods of firing, operating and blowing off boilers; and methods, materials, tools and equipment used in cleaning and keeping boilers in good condition. Skill/Ability to: Keep an even fire with economical use of fuel; and understand and carry out oral and written directions. Application/Examination Anyone may apply. The examination process will consist of an application screening (weight: Pass/Fail) based on the candidates' application and responses to the supplemental questions.Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview(weight: 100%).All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. This is a continuous recruitment which may close at any time. The final filing date will be posted five days in advance on this job announcement.Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the process. TENTATIVE RECRUITMENT SCHEDULE Application Deadline: Continuous Application Screening: TBD Departmental Interview: TBD At the County of San Mateo, we welcome and celebrate the diversity of our employees, and strive to create a workplace where they feel valued every day. County of San Mateo is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Analyst: Christina Chan(02282018) (Boiler Watch Engineer - T048) Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.
County of San Mateo, CA Redwood City, California, United States
Nov 29, 2018
Full Time
Note: This job announcement was amended on October 17, 2016 to update the number of vacancies to two Extra Help Physicians. Note: This job announcement was amended on August 11, 2016 to update the number of vacancies to three Extra Help Physicians. San Mateo County Medical Center seeks Board eligible/certified Staff Physicians in internal medicine, family practice or geriatrics to work in our 32-Bed Skilled Nursing Unit located in San Mateo Medical Center, San Mateo California. Patient mix is Skilled Nursing Facility, patients from our Medical/Surgical Unit, post-surgery patients, patients with post-surgical infections, acute hospital referrals for rehabilitation, e.g., post stroke, post orthopedic-surgery, diabetic management, and patients with mental health issues, etc. Our fully staffed rehabilitation services unit includes a multi-discipline team consisting of PTs, OTs, STs, and RTs. The current vacancies are for two Extra Help Physicians. Extra-help positions, are at-will assignments, paid on an hourly basis. Some extra help positions are eligible for benefits under the Affordable Care Act. Extra-help workers are not guaranteed permanent status at the end of the assignment. Examples Of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: conduct medical and/or physical examinations and make diagnoses; prescribe appropriate treatment plans and prescribe therapy or rehabilitation programs; coordinate the work of consulting medical specialists; act as physician member of a multi-discipline team for clinical work and program development; train and supervise interns and residents; provide clinical supervision to licensed and professional staff; prepare reports and maintain records of activities; confer with patients' relatives regarding illness and treatment; maintain records of diagnosis, treatment and prognosis according to Joint Commission of Accredited Hospitals Organization standards and other regulatory agencies; develop comprehensive case histories; and perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Knowledge of: Current developments, trends and research in the area of Skilled Nursing; basic understanding of clinical supervisory principles and practices; pharmacology and psychopharmacology including laws regarding informed consent, dosage ranges, drug incompatibilities, and side effects; proper documentation of clinical services; principles, practices, and techniques of general medicine and its application; medical diagnosis and treatment; and hospitals and clinics organization. Skill/Ability to: Diagnose and treat patients; develop and monitor appropriate treatment plans; establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, their families, staff and others; learn and apply laws, statutes, codes and regulations governing California health service providers, and JCAHO and other regulatory requirements; maintain medical records and prepare reports; serve on interdisciplinary teams; and clinically supervise licensed and professional staff. Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to qualify is completion of a residency training program approved by the American Medical Association, or two years of clinical experience post internship in an appropriate medical specialty. Licensure/Certification: License to practice medicine in the State of California. DEA certificate is required. Board certified in Geriatrics is preferred. Application/Examination Anyone may apply. Current San Mateo County employees with at least six months (1040 hours) of continuous service in a classified regular, probationary,SEIUorAFSCMErepresented extra-help/term position prior to the final filing date will receive five points added to their final passing score on this examination. A supplemental application form must be submitted in addition to our standard County employment application. Resume or CV will not be accepted as a substitute for the required employment application and supplemental questionnaire. The examination process will consist of an application screening (pass/fail) based on the candidates' applications and responses to the supplemental questions. Candidates who pass the application screening will be invited to a panel interview (weight 100%). Depending on the number of applicants, an application appraisal of education and experience may be used in place of other examinations or further evaluation of work experience may be conducted to group applicants by level of qualification. All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through any subsequent phase of the examination. All examinations will be given in San Mateo County, California and applicants must participate at their own expense. IMPORTANT : Applications for this position will only be accepted online. If you are currently on the County's website, you may click the "Apply Online" button above or below. If you are not on the County's website, please go to http://jobs.smcgov.org/ to apply. Online applications must be received by the Human Resources Department before midnight on the final filing date. Apply immediately. This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and selections may be made at any time within the recruiting period. San Mateo County is an Equal Opportunity Employer Analyst: Carolyn Burns (061316) (Staff Physician - F124) Keywords: medical, surgery, post-surgery, infections, post-surgical infections, post-orthopedic surgery, acute care, rehabilitation, geriatric, post stroke, diabetic management, mental health, long-term care, skilled nursing, skilled nursing facility, SNF Application Instructions To learn more about the position and/or to apply, please click the link below. If link is not available, please read the information above for detailed instructions on how to apply.