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  • Bill Wilson Center seeks a collaborative, creative and highly experienced CFO to team up with a new CEO. This essential role requires a proven track record of progressive leadership within thriving organizations. The incoming CFO will ideally offer deep experience with nonprofit finance as well as a background within behavioral health and homeless services.


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To Apply:

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 resumes@billwilsoncenter.org.

We prefer to receive all inquiries by email, however, you can also fax your information to (408) 244-4022.


Current Openings

Administration

  • Bill Wilson Center seeks a collaborative, creative and highly experienced CFO to team up with a new CEO. This essential role requires a proven track record of progressive leadership within thriving organizations. The incoming CFO will ideally offer deep experience with nonprofit finance as well as a background within behavioral health and homeless services.

  • The individual in this position is directly accountable to Associate Director and responsible for reception for all programs at 1671 The Alameda site and administrative support for Counseling, Grief Counseling, CISM, interns, and Youth & Family Mental Health Services.

  • The Receptionist reports to the Chief Community Resources Officer and is responsible for all reception desk duties, greeting clients and visitors, performing administrative tasks, data entry, room scheduling, working with staff and volunteers and assisting with various projects at Bill Wilson Center’s Main Office.


Community Resources

  • No openings in this program at this time.

Counseling Programs

  • The Therapist and clinical supervisor has the responsibility of determining the clinical needs of clients and those of their interns and directing services to meet client needs. Population served includes children ages 2-17 years old who have experienced trauma and victimization. Victimization may include bullying by peers, assault, hit & run or DUI victim, physical abuse, sexual abuse, family violence, neglect, mass violence event survivor, or other qualifying experiences.

  • 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.


Drop-In Center Programs


Housing Programs

  • The Property Manager will live on site and be responsible for the successful management and oversight of a 26 unit affordable housing complex in Santa Clara. The complex serves formerly homeless young adults (singles and families) and works with various support agencies for referral of applicant. Responsible for the overall operation of the property and the day to day implementation of policies, procedures and programs. Ensures compliance with all applicable regulatory agencies and federal, state and local laws.

  • The Site Services Supervisor for Peacock Commons supports up to 24 residents in a permanent supportive housing unit through case management, organization of life skills groups and problem solving with managing budgets, conflicts with roommates and daily life skills. The Site Services Supervisor also supervises the volunteer mentors living in the complex and coordinates with property management staff.

  • The Case Manager I for THP+ provides intensive case management services for emancipated former foster youth ages 18-25. Services provided center primarily around strengthening independent living skills and housing permanency along with career and education development.

  • Case Managers provide case management and supportive services for the Family Advocacy Service (FAS) program which provides homeless prevention and intervention services for youth and families at identified schools in Central Santa Clara County.

  • The Case Manager will provide case management and supportive services for the Rapid Rehousing program which secures stable housing for homeless youth and families.

  • Under the supervision of the Program Director, the Case Manager is responsible for providing general case management around education; housing, parenting, supportive counseling and connections to needed resources and services to clients in preparation for independent living.

  • Under the supervision and direction of the Program Supervisor, the Outreach Specialist team (2) will identify, assess and refer homeless individuals in Santa Clara County to appropriate housing programs and services. The team will address a person’s mental health, substance use disorder and/or medical needs by building trust with the individual or family and identify opportunities through which services can be provided. The team’s responsibility is to build some level of rapport with the individuals over a period of time, help the individuals seek services that, at a minimum, would address their basic needs.

  • Under the direction of the Program Manager and working closely with program staff, the Case Manager provides case management services for young adults ages 18-25 centered primarily around strengthening independent living skills and housing permanency along with career and education development.

  • The Education Employment Specialist will provide case management and supportive services for the Rapid Rehousing program in order to help clients find and retain employment and/or continue their education goals. This position will work with clients who are seeking career services such as job readiness skills, employment or work experience, career training, mentorship, leadership development, and/or educational programs (i.e. GED, tutoring assistance), as well as interfacing with other schools, employers, and service providers.

  • The Housing Problem Solving Specialist will spend considerable time with clients in immediate need and must be able to not only assess the situation but also brainstorm creative alternative solutions and connect clients with mainstream services as needed. Mediation with family, landlords and other interested parties will be a major responsibility for this position.

  • The Placement Coordinator/Hotline Operator of Housing Problem Solving and Call Center has the unique opportunity to reimagine a centralized call center for families and individuals at imminent risk of homelessness using a problem solving approach that assists individuals and households to use their strengths, support networks and community resources to find housing or stabilize their current housing.

  • The Residential Counselor cares for and supervises young adults housed during the shift.

  • Under the supervision of the Program Manager, the RELIEF Residential Counselor performs the following duties and responsibilities for the program when covering for open shifts. The RELIEF Residential Counselor is not a full time position, but provides relief/coverage for open shifts at the DIC Respite, Interim Housing and Young Adult Shelter programs (overnight and swing) – hours, if any, are based on availability of open shifts.

  • The RELIEF Residential Counselor pool provides coverage for swing and overnight shift openings in Bill Wilson Center’s Interim Housing, Homeless Respite and Young Adult Shelter programs (all located in/near downtown San Jose). The RELIEF Residential Counselor is not a full time position, but provides relief/coverage for open shifts – hours, if any, are based on availability of open shifts. Swing shift and awake overnight work is required and looking for candidates available between 5 p.m. and 9 a.m.


Independent Living Program (ILP)/HUB

  • In partnership with County of Santa Clara, Bill Wilson Center provides independent living skills and basic needs for foster youth. The HUB Coordinator welcomes and greets youth and provides orientation of facilities and services.

  • Bill Wilson Center’s Housing Navigator for THP+ will assist young adults ages 18 – 25 who are current foster youth to secure housing. Clients will be referred to the Housing Navigator by Santa Clara County Social Workers or other agencies serving foster youth. The position will be located at The HUB in San Jose and will report to the HUB/ILP Program Manager.


LGBTQ Programs

  • No openings in this program at this time

Mental Health Programs

  • As part of the leadership of Bill Wilson Center, the Mental Health Program Supervisor is a supportive resource to the clinical and paraprofessional staff on your team. In this leadership role, you will provide administrative and financial oversight to a portfolio of programs providing Mental Health Services to Medi-Cal and uninsured beneficiaries. As a leader in Bill Wilson Center’s mental health programs, you will have the opportunity to shape program and services offered to our clients as well as develop, coach, and mentor clinical services staff in their professional journey. The Program Supervisor collaborates closely with Division leadership and County and community partners to ensure the provision of culturally appropriate, outcomes-driven, and trauma-informed services to the clients and families we serve.

  • As a Bill Wilson Center Masters or Licensed Clinician, you will provide culturally appropriate, accessible, and supportive Mental Health services to Medi-Cal and uninsured beneficiaries. Your experience in providing assessment, treatment planning, individual and family therapy, and clinical case management will be leveraged to support clients as a member of a collective team. You will be serving a wide variety of individuals and families with 1:1 supervision and support from administrative and clinical supervisors. Our services are provided in settings that are flexible and best meet client needs including telehealth, in the office, client’s home, in the community, or school-based services.

  • The Client Support Specialist works as a member on our In-Home Support Team to provide engagement and support to adults with mental health challenges. The Client Support Specialist will provide case management, service linkage, outreach and engagement, peer support and other services to consumers of the IHOT program.

  • As a Bill Wilson Center Case Manager/MH Specialist, you will provide culturally appropriate, accessible, and supportive Mental Health services to Medi-Cal and uninsured beneficiaries. Through a robust training and coaching plan you will become a skilled team member participating in assessment, treatment planning, individual and group rehabilitation (skills development), and case management. Our programs will give you the opportunity to serve a wide variety of individuals and families, expanding your skillset and experience. You will be coached and mentored by an experienced team and will be provided with 1:1 supervision, support from administrative and clinical supervisors, and professional development opportunities. Our services are provided in settings that are flexible and best meet client needs including telehealth, in the office, client’s home, in the community, or school-based services.

  • The Program Assistant is responsible for completing all administrative tasks related to provision of mental health services by direct service staff. This includes data entry, scheduling, tracking and data management, and audit preparation. The Program Assistant is the central coordinator who works with other colleagues to support billing processes, credentialing, quality assurance, and office operations.


Residential Programs

  • Facilitates family reunification or alternate placement for at risk youth and their families through crisis intervention, family counseling, stabilization, parenting skills, case management and providing community linkages and resources through a strength based approach utilizing evidence based practices.

  • The Residential Counselor creates a safe and supportive environment for youth, ages 11-17 who are in need of immediate shelter or crisis stabilization due to homelessness, runaway, family conflict, school problems, trauma or encounter with law enforcement, juvenile probation or child protective services. The Residential counselor is the primary care provider offering empathy, listening skills, mentor-ship and coaching that empowers youth to heal and find healthy solutions and problem solving skills as part of their developmental stage towards self-sufficiency. Weekend and holiday coverage required.

    Available shifts
    1. Tue – Sat 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM (40 hrs)
    2. Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon 11:30 PM – 7:30 AM (40 hrs)

  • RELIEF Residential Counselors provide part time or emergency coverage in Safety Net Shelter or THPP/THP-NMD gaining experience working with youth, 11-21 yrs of age who are healing from trauma, dealing with lift stressors and working towards independent living by providing supervision, mentorship, redirection and listening skills that empower youth to heal and make healthy life choices.

    All shifts - Overnight/Weekend Availability Highly Desired!

  • The Case Manager for THPP (Transitional Housing Placement Program) works directly with foster care youth (16 yrs-18 yrs) and foster care young parents to support them in all life domains that prepare them for independence and self-sufficiency. The Case Manager has a small caseload of up to 12 youth who are living in residential homes throughout Santa Clara County, attending school and/or employment learning life skills of shopping, meal preparation, maintaining a home, sharing space with other while focusing on higher education, careers, well-being, making permanent connections with caring adults, managing their health and dental care, and for some, parenting skills.


Youth Development

  • No openings in this program at this time.

Independent Contractors

  • No openings at this time.

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

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