Bear Valley Mental Health Program Job Opening

Bear Valley Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Program Specialist

Bear Valley – MHSA Program Specialist

Behavioral Health Services

Salary Range 44C: ($22.55-$27.40) per hour

80% Full Time Equivalent with Benefits

Under general supervision, the Mental Health Services Act Program Specialist will be responsible for conducting outreach and engagement activities, offering rehabilitation services, providing individual case management services and implementation of the Mental Health Services Act Plan program objectives and other related duties as assigned.


A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Psychology, Sociology, or a related social science field or 
Completion of college course work in psychology, sociology, or a related social science field and three (3) years of progressively responsible experience working in a community based behavioral health program(s).
Two (2) years of increasingly responsible professional or administrative experience preferably in the behavioral health field utilizing MHSA funding.
Prefer that the individual live in the consumer service area.
Prefer that the individual is or was a consumer of behavioral health services or the family member of a consumer of behavioral health services.

COMPENSATION &   BENEFITS        80% FTE in a five step salary system with advancement upon satisfactory completion of a one year probationary period and annual increases thereafter.                   

  • Health Insurance:  County provides medical, dental and vision coverage for employee and dependents with co-payment by employees, based on family status
  • Vacation:  Accrued at the rate of 6.67 hours per month, or 10 vacation days per year.
  • Sick Leave: Earned at the rate of 8 hours per month.
  • Holidays:  15 paid holidays per year.
  • Retirement:  Participation in the California Public Employee Retirement System (PERS), 2% at 62 plan for “New Members”
  • Deferred Compensation:  The County has a voluntary deferred compensation program.
  • Alpine County is a drug, alcohol and smoke-free workplace.

Eligible applicants are REQUIRED to complete an Alpine County application form.  Resumes may not be substituted for the official county application but may be attached to a completed application.  A County application can be completed online on our website at www. Qualified applicants will be invited to an oral interview after review of the applications.  Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment medical review/examination, background and reference check; satisfactory driving record and proof of automobile insurance.

Applications must be received no later than Friday, December 8, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  Fax and postmarks will not be accepted.    Applications are to be filed at:

Alpine County Administration

P.O. Box 387

Markleeville, CA 96120

Alpine County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, mental or physical disability, marital status, sex or age.

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Status Open
Category Part Time Jobs
Published Nov 06, 2017, 05:01 PM
Closing Dec 08, 2017, 05:00 PM