Part Time Mental Health Educator – Outreach & Engagement

The Child Abuse Prevention Center in Orange is seeking a Part time bilingual Educator for its Community Outreach and Engagement Program.  This program is designed to promote mental health wellness and prevent mental illness in unserved and underserved Orange County communities, such as the Latino and Vietnamese communities, by raising community awareness and increasing knowledge about mental health issues, reducing psychosocial risk factors and strengthening protective factors, addressing concerns, and promoting access to available community resources.

Duties include: 1) Provide immediate intervention, case management and community resource referrals and linkages to children, teens and their parents; 2) Main point of contact for volunteer specialist and linkage with clients; 3) Provides support and resources to Outreach and Engagement Specialists and Educators; 4) Conducts mental health/mental illness awareness, knowledge, and skills building presentations and Support Groups in schools and other locations serving children, teens, and their parents;

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a mental health/social services related field;
  • 2+ years of experience in the delivery of mental health/social service programs including case management preferred;
  • experience with community outreach preferred;
  • Bilingual Spanish or Vietnamese.

About the Center:

The Child Abuse Prevention Center is the county’s leading not-for-profit organization focused exclusively on the prevention of child abuse. As one of the largest and most successful family and children services agencies in Orange County, The Center works with families to create healthier environments for children, ultimately building stronger families. One child at a time, one family at a time, we are creating stronger families and healthier communities in order to prevent and to break the generational cycle of abuse.

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Interested candidates REQUIRED to send resume and salary history to [email protected] referencing the position title in the subject line.