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!

Program Therapist
Posted On: January 5, 2021
Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Therapist is responsible for providing psychotherapeutic treatment including but not limited to individual, family, and group therapy, and linkage and support to the clients of the Community Wellness Clinic program.
Program: Community Wellness Clinic (CWC)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time (40 Hours Per Week)
Salary: $20.00 - $22.50 per hour ; Commensurate with experience
LVN – Part Time with benefits
Posted On: January 5, 2021
Under the direction of Psychiatrist and Program Manager, Registered Nurse (RN)/Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) provides treatment to clients with all ranges of psychiatric symptom acuity and substance abuse.
Program: CWC and NLRC North (OCEANSIDE)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Part Time ( 32 hours per week )
Salary: $25.00 - $26.00 per hour ; Commensurate with experience
SUD Counselor-LPHA
Posted On: December 29, 2020
The Substance Use Disorder Counselor provides treatment to clients with dual diagnosis. 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-Central
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time (40 Hours Per Week)
Salary: $21.00 - $22.00 ; Commensurate with experience
SUD Counselor (Registered or Certified)
Posted On: December 29, 2020
The SUD Counselor functions as a member of adult alcohol and drug treatment team and provides culturally and linguistically appropriate outpatient substance abuse treatment and recovery services to Asian and Pacific Islander (API) adults, Transitional Age Youth (TAY), refugees, immigrants, and other underserved populations in San Diego County.
Program: New Leaf Recovery Center - Central
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time (40 Hours Per Week)
Salary: Registered ($17.00-$18.00 per hour) or Certified ($19.00-$21.00 per hour) ; Commensurate with experience
Program Therapist – Vista
Posted On: December 22, 2020
The 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 (CMH)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time (40 Hours Per Week)
Salary: $22.00-$27.93 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Peer Support Specialist – Bilingual Spanish
Posted On: December 3, 2020
Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Peer Support Specialist is responsible for providing linkage and support to the clients of the Community Wellness Clinic program.
Program: Community Wellness Clinic
Classification: Non-Exempt, Part Time ( 24 hours per week )
Salary: 15.50 - $16.50 ; Commensurate with experience
Program Manager
Posted On: December 1, 2020
Under the direction of the Mental Health Director, Program Manager provides oversight and contract compliance of the program, while increasing visibility of the program in the community.
Program: Community Wellness Clinic
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $70,000 - $75,000 per year; Commensurate with Experience
Community Health Worker
Posted On: November 30, 2020
Working with the County of San Diego, Community Health Workers will assist with their efforts in providing support and resources that will prevent and slow the spread of COVID-19. A Community Health Worker is a trusted member of and/or has an unusually close understanding of the community served.
Program: Community Health Worker Communication and Outreach Services
Classification: Non-Exempt, Temporary, Part-Time ( Up to 20 Hours per week)
Salary: $17.00-$18.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Counselor (LPHA)
Posted On: November 18, 2020
The Substance Use Disorder Counselor provides treatment to clients with dual diagnosis. 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 - Central
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time (40 Hours Per Week)
Salary: $21.00 - $22.00 per hour; Commensurate with experience
SUD Counselor (Registered or Certified)
Posted On: November 12, 2020
The SUD Counselor functions as a member of adult alcohol and drug treatment team and provides culturally and linguistically appropriate outpatient substance abuse treatment and recovery services to Asian and Pacific Islander (API) adults, Transitional Age Youth (TAY), refugees, immigrants, and other underserved populations in San Diego County.
Program: New Leaf Recovery Center (Oceanside)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full-Time (40 Hours Per Week)
Salary: Registered ($17.00-$18.00 per hour) or Certified ($19.00-$21.00 per hour) ; Commensurate with experience
Mental Health Therapist – Children and Adolescent
Posted On: November 2, 2020
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 (Central)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $22.00 - $27.93 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Mental Health Therapist – New Leaf Recovery Center
Posted On: October 30, 2020
Mental Health Clinician is responsible for providing psychotherapeutic treatment including but not limited to individual, family, and group therapy, and linkage and support to the program clients.
Program: New Leaf Recovery Center - South
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $20.00 - $22.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
Bilingual (Spanish) Registered Clinician, SUD LPHA-ASW, APCC, or AMFT
Posted On: October 16, 2020
Registered Clinician provides SUD services to target population.
Program: Adult Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $21.00-$23.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience
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
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
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

Contact Information:

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