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Are you interested in a career in social services? Ritter Center is a community of diverse individuals with unique backgrounds working across multiple disciplines to make a difference in the lives of those in need in Marin. Our goal is to provide them with the highest quality of care.

Our work is cross-agency, collaborative and community-driven. The work we do is challenging and very inspiring and the people are great. Ritter Center offers competitive salaries and benefits. Does this sound like something you would like to pursue?

Please take a look at our current openings and follow the links to apply online. If you have any questions, contact us at [email protected]

As a part time Family Nurse Practitioner you will provide primary care services to a diverse population of patients in a Nurse Practitioner managed Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) ​ serving homeless and low income adults. Working 24-30 hours per week you will be seeing patients with acute and chronic illnesses in our ambulatory care clinic and conducting home visits to patients in our Housing programs and community shelter programs. You will mange a broad range of health problems and provide treatment, education, consultation and referral and serve as an advocate for the patient. Additional hours up to a full time position may also be available.

Qualifications include a Master’s degree from an accredited Family Nurse Practitioner program, Nurse Practitioner license and furnishing number. You will have at least 1 year of experience serving an adult population in an acute or primary care setting. You must hold a current DEA license or be DEA license eligible. Fluency or competency in Spanish is a plus!

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The Case Management Program Coordinator supervises and leads a team of case managers helping low-income and homeless clients. This position is responsible for overseeing Ritter Center’s  case management services and contract compliance including general case management services; jail release planning; rapid disability enrollment; representative payee  services ,client financial management. The position also ensures timely and accurate database data entry and quality and contract compliance/reporting . The Case Management Program Coordinator is a vital member of Ritter Center’s dynamic integrated multidisciplinary team of medical professionals, mental health and substance use counselors, case managers and a street chaplain.

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • At least three years’ experience working in case management/social services with the homeless and low-income population
  • Experience with social services in Marin is a plus
  • Prior experience supervising other team members is preferred
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Understanding the needs of low income and homeless individuals and families
  • Strong people management and communication skills
  • Capacity to communicate clearly and remain calm with individuals in crisis
  • Ability to be empathetic and compassionate with clients who may have chronic physical and/or behavioral health conditions combined within a framework of appropriate boundaries
  • Need to possess a valid and clean CA driver’s license
  • Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus, but not required

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The Social Security Advocate is responsible for the day to day operations of the Rapid Increase in SSI Enrollment (RISE) program, a collaborative program with County of Marin Health & Human Services and Ritter Center to assists Marin County’s homeless or precariously housed disabled population is securing disability benefits. The Social Security Advocate also liaions with he SSA for Ritter Center;s Representative Payee program which manages the finances for 60-70 clients receiving SSI.

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • At least two years’ experience working in a social service/government sector setting
  • Familiarity with social services in Marin is a plus
  • Experience with Social Security disability enrollment or SOAR (SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access, and Recovery) model preferred
  • Understanding of the needs of people who are homeless or at-risk
  • Capacity to communicate clearly and remain calm with individuals in crisis
  • Strong organizational skills and capable of multi-tasking
  • Ability to be empathetic and compassionate with clients who may have chronic physical and/or behavioral health conditions combined within a framework of appropriate boundaries
  • Valid and clean driver’s license
  • Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus, but not require

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The Health Clinic Office Coordinator greets patients and admits them to the Clinic while maintaining optimum patient flow. Responsible for registering patients, entering patient encounter documentation and supporting activities related to clinic administration and patient care.  Organizes and inventories medical supplies to ensure smooth running of clinic operations.  Upholds Ritter Center’s values of providing services to any and all in need with respect and compassion. This position reports to the Health Clinic Administrator.

Qualifications include:

  • Medical clinic related experience; familiar with medical terms and medical administration procedures
  • Excellent organizational skills with excellent attention to details
  • Strong problem solving skills and follow through on projects and tasks
  • Must be proactive, take initiative and function as a flexible team player with nurse practitioner and other Ritter Center staff
  • Strong computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Strong interpersonal/people skills; ability to establish and build trust with patients and staff with compassion and respect

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The behavioral health clinician performs mental health screening, mental health and AOD assessment, crisis intervention, diagnosis, brief interventions, disability assessments and reports for the clients of the Ritter Center.  The clinician will often co-manage the behavioral health needs of the client with an integrated treatment team. The behavioral health clinician has knowledge and experience providing mental health services to disadvantaged populations, and is familiar with evidence-based practices for treatment of depression, substance abuse disorders and other mental disorders.

As a member of an integrated treatment team serving the homeless and low income, the clinician may be expected to conduct therapy sessions in the short and longer term shelters, as well as on site at the agency in addition to creating  and conducting specialty focused groups (e.g. mindfulness training for pain).

Qualifications include:

  • Psychologist, LCSW or LMFT; license in good standing with licensing board
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in fast-paced primary health care setting and prioritize competing job demands
  • Must be a self starter, able to balance counseling, case management and administrative tasks
  • Experience working with medically ill, chronic substance abuse and homeless adults
  • Experience with mental health and co-occurring substance abuse disorders treatment modalities
  • Ability to establish rapport and maintain relationships with homeless or very low income adults with both mental health and substance abuse disorders
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Can work “on the fly”- using flexibility and creativity to engage and retain clients, and respond to changing situations effectively
  • Experience working in a medical setting preferred
  • Experience with DBT, CBT, MI, substance abuse treatment and trauma based treatment

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