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Make a difference in the lives of children and families in East King County by joining the committed, dynamic staff of Youth Eastside Services. To apply for any of the positions listed below, email a cover letter and resume to hr@youtheastsideservices.org (attachments must be in *.doc or *.txt format) or fax to 425-274-0728. All positions remain open until filled, and are full-time unless otherwise noted. YES is committed to diversity; LGBTQ+ individuals and people of color are encouraged to apply. YES is an equal opportunity employer.

INTERNSHIPS

Internships are one of the many ways in which YES is helping to build the next generation of mental health service providers. YES relies on ongoing relationships with mental health counseling, social work, and marriage and family programs in the area to fill around a dozen Clinical Internship positions each year. The commitment for internships at YES is a minimum of 12 months. Even though internships are unpaid, interns get course credits to qualify for graduation requirements (specific to each program) along with weekly supervision, ongoing training opportunities, and diverse experience in the field.

For more information visit our internship page.

YOUTH & FAMILY THERAPIST

Y.E.S. is seeking a full-time Youth & Family Therapist to provide outpatient youth and family counseling (days and evenings). We seek a clinician with a passion for providing counseling for youth with mental health and/or substance use disorders. Ideal candidates should have experience working with youth, families and parents, the ability to provide parent education and lead parenting groups, and are adept at working with culturally diverse populations.

Required: Master’s Degree and MHP required. Ability to work hours to meet client and program needs, including some evenings. Transportation needed to travel between job site locations (agency and school sites).

Preferred: License preferred. Experience in working with addictions and SUDP/T ideal, or willingness to apply for and immediately begin SUD educational program. YES financially supports training in Evidence Based Practices, and pursuit of SUDP with reimbursement of certification and SUD coursework. Previous training in Evidence-Based Practices ideal, especially CBT, DBT and Motivational Interviewing. Bi-lingual candidates encouraged to apply.

YES offers a collaborative and supportive work environment. We provide quality supervision and support clinicians in achieving licensure. Excellent benefits. Salary dependent on education and post Master’s degree experience.  Salary range $25.76 – $29.31 per hour depending upon post-master’s experience and licensure.

Send cover letter and resume to HR@youtheastsideservices.orgYES is committed to having a diverse staff team. LGBTQ, bicultural, bilingual and people of color encouraged to apply.

ENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision after 1 month of employment
  • 11 paid holidays
  • 4 wellness days
  • Vacation & sick leave
  • 403B/401K
  • 36 hour work week during July and August (Fridays off)

The requirements described represent those that the employee must meet to perform the essential functions of this job successfully.  YES provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Co-Occurring Disorders Therapist

We are seeking a full-time Co-occurring Youth & Family Counselor to provide outpatient youth and family counseling (days and evenings).  We seek a clinician with a passion for providing counseling for youth with mental health and/or substance use disorders, experience working with youth, families and parents, and an ability to work with culturally diverse populations.

Required: Master’s Degree and MHP required. Ability to work hours to meet client and program needs, including some evenings. Transportation needed to travel between job site locations (agency and school sites).

Preferred: License preferred. Experience in working with addictions and SUDP/T ideal, or willingness to apply for and immediately begin SUD educational program.Bi-lingual Spanish preferred but not required

YES financially supports training in Evidence Based Practices, and pursuit of SUDP with reimbursement of certification and SUD coursework. Previous training in Evidence-Based Practices ideal, especially CBT, DBT and Motivational Interviewing.

YES offers a collaborative and supportive work environment. We provide quality supervision and support clinicians in achieving licensure. Excellent benefits. Salary dependent on education and post Master’s degree experience. Salary range $25.76 – $29.31 per hour depending upon post-master’s experience and licensure.

BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision after 1 month of employment
  • 11 paid holidays
  • 4 wellness days
  • Vacation & sick leave
  • 403B/401K
  • 36 hour work week during July and August (Fridays off)

The requirements described represent those that the employee must meet to perform the essential functions of this job successfully.  YES provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

YES is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to having a diverse staff team. LGBTQ and people of color encouraged to apply.  Send cover letter and resume to hr@youtheastsideservices.org

Youth & Family Counselor LGBTQ+ SPECIALIST

Y.E.S. is seeking a full-time Youth & Family Counselor – LGBTQ+ Specialist to provide outpatient youth and family counseling (days and evenings) and co-lead our LGBTQ+ Support Group.

We seek a clinician with a passion for providing counseling for youth with mental health and/or substance use disorders. Ideal candidates should have experience working with youth, families and parents, the ability to provide parent education and lead parenting groups, and are adept at working with culturally diverse populations.

Required: Master’s Degree and MHP required. Ability to work hours to meet client and program needs, including some evenings. Transportation needed to travel between job site locations (agency and school sites).

Preferred: License preferred.  Previous training in Evidence-Based Practices ideal, especially CBT, DBT and Motivational Interviewing. Experience and passion working with LGBTQ+ and other diverse populations.  Bi-lingual candidates encouraged to apply.

 YES offers a collaborative and supportive work environment. We provide quality supervision and support clinicians in achieving licensure. Excellent benefits. Salary dependent on education and post Master’s degree experience.  Salary range $25.76 – $29.31 per hour depending upon post-master’s experience and licensure.

The requirements described represent those that the employee must met to perform the essential functions of this job successfully.  YES provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

YES is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to having a diverse staff team. LGBTQ, bicultural, bilingual and people of color encouraged to apply. Send cover letter and resume to hr@youtheastsideservices.org.

Front Desk Coordinator Bi-lingual Spanish - 30 hrs per week

Job Summary

 The Front Desk Coordinator is responsible for managing all aspects the front desk and lobby including; answering phones, greeting clients, client/room scheduling, staff schedules, open access and psychiatric support, reminder calls, supply inventory, conduct Spanish financial screenings, scanning, interpreter scheduling, processing client records Releases of Information, special projects as assigned and provide billing office support (checking in clients, collecting payments and fee agreements).

This position works with multiple teams within the agency and requires clear communication and a professional demeanor at all times. The nature of this position requires a high level of attention to detail, ability to manage multiple projects, frequently changing priorities, short deadlines and use of multiple computer programs.

Primary Job Functions

  • Greet clients and visitors
  • Answer phones
  • Sort and distribute incoming faxes
  • Client appointment scheduling / rescheduling
  • Room scheduling
  • Staff schedule maintenance
  • Open Access support (new client paperwork, logging walk-ins, Medicaid eligibility verification, surveys)
  • Psychiatric support (scheduling, wait list, refill requests)
  • Nightly reminder calls
  • Spanish intake appointment scheduling and financial screenings
  • Scanning
  • Interpreter scheduling
  • Monitor and distribute hospitalization / discharge notices
  • Process and document client records Releases of Information
  • Stock/tidy lobby as needed
  • Order supplies and stock copy/supply room as needed
  • Identify and resolve applicable data issues in EHR (Avatar)
  • Provide back-up billing office coverage (client payments, fee agreements) as needed
  • General clerical duties and data entry tasks
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Proficient computer skills
  • Degree preferred
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish required

Knowledge & Skills

  • Customer service mindset
  • Ability to work effectively in cross-cultural situations
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Aptitude to work in a fast-paced environment, prioritize workload, complete assigned tasks and maintain poise under pressure
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Ability to learn quickly from oral and written explanations and from demonstrations
  • Exceptional attendance
  • Computer literate and ability to use new software programs with basic training
  • Effectively work in both a team environment and independently with minimal oversight

Physical Requirement: Position requires:

  • Frequent sitting, standing and walking
  • Ability to use hands and handle objects
  • Adequate vision and hearing is necessary for duties
  • Ability to endure looking at computer screens for extended periods of time during the work day
  • Occasional pushing/pulling/lifting/carrying up to 25 pounds
  • Speaking/talking on the telephone and in-person

The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. YES provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Benefits

YES offers a collaborative and supportive work environment with excellent benefits and a variety of professional training opportunities.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Generous paid vacation and sick leave
  • 401K
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability

To Apply

 Send cover letter and resume to hr@youtheastsideservices.org

YES is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to having a diverse staff team. LGBTQ+ and people of color encouraged to apply.

SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER PREVENTION INTERVENTIONIST/BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SUPPORT SPECIALIST

YOUTH EASTSIDE SERVICES (YES) is a youth focused non-profit organization providing services to equip youth (0-22) and their families to address challenges and develop skills to lead their best lives. YES meets youth where they are through 3 service pathways: Agency, Community, and School. Through these pathways YES is committed to serving their entire community with a focus on maintaining a diverse staff that mirrors the community and offering specialized services for LGBTQ+, Latinx, and Chinese youth and families.

Join Youth Eastside Services (YES) in providing substance abuse and mental health services to High School students in partnership with the Bellevue School District. As a Prevention Interventionist/ Behavioral Health Support Specialist you bring your passion for supporting youth with accurate information on substance abuse and behavioral health, with identifying challenges through screening and assessment, and with addressing challenges related to substance abuse and behavioral health through referral and student and parent education/support. You will also engage with students depending on need to provide confidential evidence based individual and group interventions. You will work with a YES partner out of the District office in collaboration with and providing consultation to the District’s Mental Health Support Team. Service delivery will primarily occur on site in schools with supplementary remote services for cross District groups and to enhance parent/guardian engagement.  This is a full time year round position. School year hours are Monday through Friday, primarily during the school day with occasional evenings and optional weekend hours.

The PI/BHSS position is part of the YES School Based Behavioral Health Team including staff serving the LWSD and are supported with training in Evidence Based Practices such as CBT, MI, DBT; consultation, and supervision towards licensure and substance use disorder certification.

Important competencies:

  • Ability to work with diverse youth/families.
  • Flexible, Responsive and Organized under pressure.
  • Able to balance self-care while working with high volume of high need students.
  • Effective at partnering with school administration and staff.
  • Able to triage, conduct crisis intervention, screenings and assessments for mental health and substance use disorders.
  • Able to work independently and collaboratively.
  • Ability to work with parents

. Provide education and prevention work in classroom and with small and large groups.

  • Provide individualized goal oriented short term counseling individually and in groups.
  • Skill in timely Documentation and ability to manage time well.

 

Required:

SUDP/T SUDP, experience with and passion for working with youth.

Salary $20.34 and up depending on post certification experience.

Preferred:

SUDP/T w/ Masters in Counseling/Social Work; LICSW/A, LMHC/A, LMFT/A.

Masters Level Salary $25.76 and up.

Dually Certified with Licensure and full SUDP $33.08 and up.

* If not a SUDP/T, able to immediately apply for and begin educational program. YES financially supports pursuit of SUDP with reimbursement for education and certification.

Bi-cultural and bi-lingual reflective of Greater Eastside preferred.

 

YES staff are actively involved in the pursuit of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and developing a Trauma Informed workplace with dynamic staff collaboration and multiple supports. YES offers a great benefit package including health, vision, and dental, a retirement plan with up to 5% match, and generous leave and holiday provisions. See our website for more information, www.youtheastsideservices.org. Please submit cover letter and resume to: hr@youtheastsideservices.org

 

.BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision after 1 month of employment
  • 11 paid holidays
  • 4 personal wellness days
  • 8 hours vacation accrual each month increasing annually
  • 8 hours of sick accrual each month
  • 403B/401K with up to 5% match
  • 36 hour work week during July and August (Fridays off)

YES is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to having a diverse staff team. LGBTQ+ Bilingual, Bicultural, and BIPOC encouraged to apply.  Send cover letter and resume to hr@youtheastsideservices.org.

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