Opportunities

Want to be a part of the Mental Health Association of San Francisco? Take a look at our career and volunteer opportunities below!

Careers

Mental Health Peer Triage Worker (Marin County)

The goal of the Marin County Peer Triage program is to offer quality support and advocacy to Marin County residents experiencing mental or behavioral health crises by providing peer and family member support. This program, a partnership between MHASF and Marin County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services, places peer mental health workers within a clinical triage team to create an additional level of support and improve engagement with behavioral health and social services. The Peer Triage program is based in the Marin County BHRS offices in Greenbrae, CA.

As a member of the Triage team, the successful candidate for this position will use their combination of personal lived experience with mental health challenges and case management skills to engage with mental health consumers, coordinate services, maintain accurate case records, and provide ongoing peer support, all within a dynamic mobile team setting.

For the full job description and instructions on how to apply, please click here.

Posted: December 21st, 2017

 

Part Time Warm Line Counselor

Run and staffed exclusively by individuals with lived experience of mental health conditions and champions of recovery, the Warm Line provides live peer support via phone and online chat. This is a fantastic opportunity for innovators in recovery to join the Bay Area’s leading and most dynamic mental health change agency.

The Warm Line Counselor for the San Francisco Mental Health Peer-Run Warm Line will support the day to day operations of the Mental Health Peer-Run Warm Line with the Mental Health Association of San Francisco (MHASF). The Peer-Run Warm Line is a new multi-faceted peer support program in which trained peer staff provide live support to individuals in sub-acute crisis/distress in San Francisco via 1:1 phone and web-based technology on a 24 hour/7 day a week basis (after full program implementation). Warm Line Counselors will provide peer support over the phone and over an Internet chat based service during regular four or eight hour shifts.

For the full job description and application instructions, click here. For the application form, click here.

Due to the high volume of applications for this role, only candidates who will be asked to interview with us will be contacted.

Posted: Ongoing, multiple positions available on a rolling basis

Volunteering, Internships, and Board of Directors

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Mental Health Association of San Francisco. Please check out our current volunteer opportunities below.  If you see one that interests you, please fill out the Volunteer Application by clicking on the volunteer application link below.

Please apply for all opportunities by filling out the online application.  If you have questions please email Scott Justus, Events and Volunteer Coordinator, at scott@mentalhealthsf.org.

Click here to apply and fill out our Volunteer Application

Program Support Volunteer – NEW!

Under the direction of the Events and Volunteer Coordinator, the Program Support Volunteer will provide administrative and program support at the Mental Health Association of San Francisco (MHASF). The Program Support Volunteer will assist with day to day program operations at the agency, including but not limited to entering data for clients, coordinating group meetings, evaluations, and completing general administrative tasks.

Training Institute Data and Administrative Support Volunteer – NEW!

Under the direction of the CUCB Program Specialist, the Data and Administrative Support Volunteer will provide data entry and administrative support for the Training Institute of the Mental Health Association of San Francisco (MHASF). The Data and Administrative Support Volunteer will assist with data entry and database management tasks, as well as other general administrative duties as needed.

For the full job description and application instructions, click here. For the application form, click here.

PROPEL Volunteer/Intern – NEW!

We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative, and driven programs volunteer/intern to join our mission driven team at MHASF. The successful candidate will be interested in mental health, workforce development, and outreach. We’re looking for a driven, ambitious individual who wants to learn more about a career in mental health. We provide extensive training, guidance and support, as well as the opportunity to experience the non-profit industry from the inside and gain valuable work experience.

For the full job description and application instructions, click here.

Outreach and Advocacy Volunteer/Intern – NEW!

Under the direction of the Community Engagement Manager, the Outreach and Advocacy Volunteer/Intern will provide internal and external support for MHASF’s Community Engagement Team. This is a multi-faceted role for a motivated individual who is interested in creating and maintaining community connections; compiling internal data for fundraising and program reporting; and enhancing MHASF’s community profile.

For the full job description and application instructions, click here. For the application form, click here.

Social Media Volunteer/Intern – NEW!

We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative, and driven social media-marketing volunteer/intern to join our mission driven team at MHASF.  This is a multi-faceted role ideal for a motivated individual dedicated to maintaining and co-developing social media communications and approaches.

Fundraising Volunteer/Intern – NEW!

The fundraising volunteer will identify ways of raising funds and to take action to help secure this funding by researching and talking to companies, potential donors, and organizations by phone, email, and site visits. The fundraising volunteer will provide a range of support for all fundraising events. This is a multi-faceted role ideal for a motivated individual dedicated to help market and promote the various events MHASF hosts and presents.

Visual Marketing Volunteer/Intern (Communications and Marketing) – NEW!

We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative, and driven visual marketing volunteer intern to join our mission driven team at MHASF. The volunteer will create promotional videos, still shots, and overall document the work of the Mental Health Association of San Francisco. This position is part of a fast-paced team environment and is expected to take the lead on all video work and development while integrating team members’ ideas and input. This is a multi-faceted role ideal for a motivated individual dedicated to help market and promote the various programs we offer to the San Francisco Bay Area Community.

Administrative Support Volunteer – NEW!

Under the direction of the Events and Volunteer Coordinator, the Administrative Support Volunteer will provide administrative support at the Mental Health Association of San Francisco (MHASF). The Administrative Support Volunteer will assist with day to day operations at the agency, including but not limited to serving as the first point of contact for guests and callers, maintaining a welcome and tidy lobby area, and completing general administrative tasks.

Board Member

The Board of Directors is empowered by the state to govern the Mental Health Association of San Francisco as a non-profit public benefit corporation on behalf of the people of California.

Board members share a commitment to promote mental health and wellness within the community, advance supports and resources to counter mental health challenges and public stigma, and to support the values and mission of MHASF in all its efforts both public and private.

The MHASF Board of Directors is developed to include a diversity of professional and personal skills and assets relevant to the organization’s success. MHASF strongly encourages interest from individuals with personal lived experience of mental health conditions and those who identify as consumers of mental health services in San Francisco.

For the full description and application instructions, click here.

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