Are you passionate about helping youth and adults build their resilience and strength? Come work at La Cheim! Our uniqueness lies in the caliber and compassion of our colleagues; teachers, art therapists, counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, RNs, Licensed Social Workers, MFTs, and mentors. 

La Cheim School is committed to diversity in its programs and in creating a staff reflective of the populations of the San Francisco Bay Area. We encourage and actively recruit applicants representing diversity of color, age, sex, race, religion, national origin, physical ability, sexual orientation or political affiliation. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

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Career Opportunities

Grow Professionally While Nurturing Your Community

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

El Sobrante, CA. Full time, exempt, reports to Board of Directors.

La Cheim is seeking a qualified Chief Executive Officer to usher the agency into its next phase of growth and impact.  La Cheim is well poised for an exciting leap into a challenging and exciting future.  This is an excellent opportunity to provide leadership skills and vision to guide a valued community social service agency forward!

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Program Director - Short Term Residential Therapeutic Program (STRTP)

Richmond, CA. Full time, exempt, reports to CEO.

The Program Director is responsible for all aspects of the operation of the STRTP Program including staffing, budgetary, treatment, and compliance with all state regulations.

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Program Administrator - Short Term Residential Therapeutic Program (STRTP)

Richmond, CA. Full time, exempt, reports to STRTP Director.

The Program Administrator is responsible for supervising the overall program, staffing, and facility upkeep of a six- client STRTP.  Responsibilities include overall program development within the STRTP, staff hiring, supervision and training, monitoring STRTP expenditures, as well as on-call and direct shift coverage.  

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Residential Home Counselor

Richmond, CA. Full and part time.

a Cheim Residential Treatment Center has an immediate need for full-time and part-time Group Home Counselors. If you are compassionate, creative, and like helping adolescents then this is the job for you. La Cheim has a six-bed group home in the East Bay Hills with severely emotionally disturbed adolescent males. We offer full-time and part-time flexible schedules with afternoon, evening, weekend shifts, and overnight shifts available. Our challenging, yet rewarding positions offer you the potential for personal growth and development while making an impact and helping the community. Excellent training will be provided.

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Mental Health Associates/Interns (PhD/PsyD/AMFT/APCC) for Adult Day Treatment PHP/IOP

Oakland, CA. Part-time.

La Cheim Behavioral Health Services' PHP/IOP is seeking a post-graduate intern pursuing licensure as an Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) or Psychologist (PsyD/PhD). This is a 3-4 day (24-29 hour) per week position and provides individual and group supervision.

Interns learn about the latest evidence-based modalities while deepening their expertise and compassion in a supportive and collaborative atmosphere. Learn more about the position. 


Licensed Nurse Practitioner (NP/PNP) or Physician Assistant (PA) for Adult Day Treatment PHP/IOP


Oakland, CA. Part-time.

With expertise in mental health, including assessment, diagnosis & medication management to provide quality, patient-centered care at a thriving PHP/IOP in downtown Oakland, CA. Daytime hours, M-F, 8-20 hours/week (one to three days/week).

Learn more about this opportunity and meet our PHP/IOP's psychiatric team!

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