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Bill Wilson Center is a nationally and regionally recognized leader for providing services to at-risk youth and families. Our agency -- from our executive team to our line staff -- is committed to improving the lives and conditions of the people we serve. Our staff provides direct services to more than 5,147 children, youth, young adults and families in Santa Clara County. We reach nearly 33,000 clients indirectly through our street outreach and crisis line programs. BWC provides services that meet the cultural and linguistic needs of our whole community. We value our unique ethnic diversity as well as the LGBTQ community and non-able body community. Join us and become a difference maker at Bill Wilson Center!

In addition to the personal rewards of changing the lives of the clients we serve, BWC provides a very competitive salary package as well as employer paid benefits for full time employees (including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance/AD&D, Long Term Disability, Employee Assistance Plan (EAP) and Travel Assistance Program). We offer 401(k) and 403(b) retirement savings options plans with discretionary employer contributions for qualifying employees! Employees also have the option to elect Flexible Spending Accounts for healthcare, dependent care and commuter expenses or additional voluntary coverage for Life/AD&D, Accident and Short Term Disability. In 2015, BWC’s launched our Staff Wellness Program which provides initiatives and opportunities for overall staff wellness including physical exercise, nutrition, self-care and much more! Our employees currently enjoy free yoga, free martial arts, free lunch and learn sessions, walking groups, weight loss challenges and access to fresh, local fruits and vegetables via weekly veggie truck visit!

Current Openings

Are you ready to be a difference maker? If you are interested in applying for any of the following opportunities, submit your cover letter and resume to We prefer to receive all inquiries by email, however, you can also fax your information to (408) 244-4022.

  • If you are invited to come to an interview, please download and complete the Bill Wilson Center Job Application and bring it with you on the day of your interview. Please note that “see resume” is not an acceptable response on the application.

  • The Clinician 2 will provide youth and families with counseling services utilizing the Transformation Care Planning (TCP) model to improve client’s emotional wellbeing and life domain functioning. Services provided may include rehabilitation counseling, skill development, assessment and treatment planning (under the supervision of a licensed therapist). The Clinician 2 also provides oversight/supervision for Mental Health Specialists in developing and maintaining quality services to Youth and Family Mental Health Services clients. Salary $57K per year for bilingual candidates.

  • The Clinician 2 will provide homeless prevention school based family advocacy services and mental health services to youth, family and school staff at two identified high schools and two identified middle schools. The Clinician 2 in partnership with the Parent Partner/Family Wellness Trainer will also provide a series of informational workshops for parents and a training workshop for school staff on identifying the needs of families experiencing homelessness or on the verge of homelessness. The Clinician 2 will also provide guidance to Mental Health Specialists in the program. Salary starts at $57K+ per year for bilingual (English/Spanish) candidates.

  • Under the direction of the Volunteer Program Manager the TEMP Administrative Assistant supports the Adopt-A-Family program.

    This position is temporary from August 2016 through January 2017. The hours will fluctuate from 20 per week to 40 per week (40 hours during busiest time, Nov/Dec) Must be flexible!

  • The Residential Counselor cares for and supervises youth housed in our Crisis Residential Shelter.
    $14.50 - $17.00 per hour depending on education and experience.

    2 openings
    Sun – Thu 3:30 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
    Fri – Tue 3:30 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.

  • RELIEF Residential Counselors provide shift coverage for openings in the Shelter or Quetzal House schedule and care for and supervise youth housed in our residential programs by performing essential duties and responsibilities when scheduled. There is no set schedule or guaranteed hours for relief workers. $14.00 Per Hour - Overnight/Weekend Highly Desired

  • The RELIEF Call Specialist will support the Contact Cares/Centralized Intake program by filling in shifts that need to be covered. The RELIEF Call Specialist will perform basic administrative duties, take calls when no volunteer is available and provide Centralized Intake services.

  • Under the supervision of the Drop In Center Program Manager, the RELIEF Peer Mentor performs the following duties and responsibilities for the overnight Respite program. The RELIEF Peer Mentor is not a full time position, but provides relief/coverage for open shifts at the DIC Respite program (overnight).

Bill Wilson Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.