Some staff members at UPAC

Thank you for your interest in joining the Union of Pan Asian Communities (UPAC) team! Become part of our UPAC Family and feel great knowing you’re making a true difference in our community. We offer competitive benefits that include health insurance, life insurance, paid time off, paid holidays and a compassionate work environment. UPAC is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer in accordance with Federal and State Law. Browse our current job openings below and don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions!

Peer Specialist
Posted On: September 17, 2020
The Peer Specialist will interact with clients and family members to provide screening, crisis intervention, brief individual and group drug and alcohol counseling, linkage to community services as well as provide program administrative support.
Program: Next Steps
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $16.50-$17.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Clinical Supervisor
Posted On: September 11, 2020
The Clinical Supervisor will provide clinical supervision of license-eligible staff and trainees. Clinical Supervisor may also provide trainings and documentation review.
Program: Community Wellness Clinic (CWC)
Classification: Non-exempt, Part Time (up to 6-7 hours per week)
Salary: $50.00 per hour
Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Counselor (LPHA)
Posted On: September 4, 2020
The SUD Counselor LPHA functions as a member of adult alcohol and drug treatment team and Substance Use Disorder Counselor provides SUD services to target population.
Program: Adult Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $20.00-$22.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Mental Health Services (MH) Site Lead
Posted On: September 4, 2020
The Mental Health Program Lead provides services and assists with the supervision of Clinicians in the program.
Program: New Leaf Recovery Center Program (Central)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $23.00-$25.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Licensed Vocational Nurse
Posted On: September 2, 2020
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) provides treatment to clients with all ranges of psychiatric symptom acuity and substance abuse. New Leaf Recovery Center (NLRC) provides evidence-based and integrated outpatient treatment services for adults who suffer from serious mental health and co-occurring substance abuse conditions.
Program: New Leaf Recovery Center (Chula Vista)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Part Time (4hr/week)
Salary: $24.50-$26.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Office Manager / Medical Records Manager
Posted On: August 21, 2020
The Office Manager/Medical Records Manager provides support to program operations by maintaining office systems and managing non-clinical daily operations of a county contracted mental health office. Additionally, this position engages in Medi-Cal and Medi-Medi Billing and interactions with insurance entities.
Program: Multicultural Community Counseling and Community Wellness Clinic
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time (40 hrs per week)
Salary: $18.00 OM per hour/ $21.00 MRM per hour. Commensurate with Experience.
Interim Program Manager
Posted On: August 7, 2020
The Child Mental Health (CMH) Program Manager is responsible for the overall administration of the CMH Program. The CMH Program provides school, community, and home based intensive outpatient individual, family, and group therapy, substance abuse counseling and support, rehabilitative support, case management and medication support services to Seriously Emotionally Disturbed (SED) and at risk children and families.
Program: Children's Mental Health
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time, Temporary
Salary: Depending on Experience (DOE)
SUD Counselor – Certified
Posted On: July 21, 2020
The Substance Use Disorder Counselor functions as a member of the Adult Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program treatment team. Counselor provides SUD services to target population.
Program: Adult Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: Certified $19.00 - $22.00; Commensurate with experience
SUD Counselor – Registered
Posted On: July 21, 2020
The Substance Use Disorder Counselor functions as a member of the Adult Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program treatment team. Counselor provides SUD services to target population.
Program: Adult Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: Registered $17.00-$20.00 per hour; consumerate with experience
Substance Abuse Counselor
Posted On: July 9, 2020
The Support Counselor functions as a member of the Child and Adolescent Mental Health treatment team and provides school and home-based intensive outpatient substance abuse counseling, rehabilitative, case management and supportive services to Seriously Emotionally Disturbed (SED) and at-risk children and families.
Program: Children and Adolescent Mental Health (San Diego)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $21.35 - $25.47 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Program Therapist – ACE
Posted On: June 30, 2020
The Program Therapist provides crisis intervention services by telephone and in person to youth and families exposed to community violence or family trauma throughout San Diego County with an emphasis in Central Region.
Program: Alliance for Community Empowerment Program
Classification: Non-Exempt, Part-Time (Benefits)
Salary: $22.00-$27.93 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Program Therapist – CMH
Posted On: June 11, 2020
Program Therapist performs brief, goal-oriented psychotherapy with individuals, families and groups. Services are provided in the home, schools, and communities of Central Region and North County San Diego, in addition to UPAC offices.
Program: Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services (North County San Diego)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $22.00-$27.93 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Quality Management Specialist
Posted On: June 11, 2020
The Quality Management Specialist assists with programs quality management, monitoring, and improvement activities.
Program: Adult/Adolescent Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $19.00 - $22.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Program Therapist – Bilingual (Asian Pacific Islander Language)
Posted On: June 11, 2020
Therapist provides intensive outpatient behavioral health services and case management for Seriously Emotionally Disturbed (SED) children and families utilizing a comprehensive approach that is community based, ‎client and family driven, trauma informed, and culturally competent. The focus of this program is to provide services to underserved Asian Pacific Islander (API) and Latino SED clients with emphasis on API clients.
Program: Multicultural Community Counseling (San Diego)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $22.60-$27.77 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Lead Clinician
Posted On: June 11, 2020
Community Wellness Clinic, is based on a holistic approach to service delivery with an understanding that adults and older adults with serious mental illness can benefit from linkages to primary care physicians, access to non-traditional and culturally accepted healing communities, family and peer support, culturally appropriate education about mental illness and substance use, employment support services, and skill development. Under the direction of the Program Manager, Lead Clinician provides direct services and assists with the supervision of Clinicians and Para-professional staff in the program.
Program: Community Wellness Clinic (San Diego)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $58,000 to $62,000 Annually; Commensurate with Experience

Contact Information:

HR Administration
Union of Pan Asian Communities
1031 25th Street
San Diego, CA 92102
Email: upacjobs@upacsd.com
Fax: (619) 232-4113