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!

Transition-Age Youth Specialist
Posted On: April 5, 2021
Under the direction of the Program Manager, the TAY Specialist will promote psychosocial rehabilitation principles of wellness and recovery in all aspects of treatment. These services target primarily Asian and Pacific Islander adults ages 25 and older as well as Asian and Pacific Islander Transition Aged Youth (TAY) ages 18-24.
Program: Counseling and Treatment Center (CTC)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full TimeNon-Exempt, Full-Time (40 hours)
Salary: $23.55-$28.36 per hour; Commensurate with experience
Community Health Worker/ Case Manager
Posted On: March 26, 2021
To support the vision of Live Well San Diego, the County of San Diego is committed to providing education and outreach to deliver critical information related to COVID-19 to vulnerable populations. The County of San Diego plans to utilize Community Health Workers within the community to 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. This trusting relationship enables the worker to serve as a liaison/link/intermediary between health services and the community to facilitate access to services and improve the quality of service delivery.
Program: Community Health Worker Communication and Outreach Services (CHWCOS)
Classification: Temporary Assignment, Non-Exempt, Full Time (40 hours Per Week)
Salary: $20.00 per hour
Mental Health Therapist
Posted On: March 17, 2021
Under the direction of the Program Lead Clinician, 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. UPAC New Leaf Recovery Center (NLRC) is to provide 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
Salary: $20.00 - $22.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience and Credentials
Mental Health Therapist
Posted On: March 15, 2021
Under the direction of the Program Lead Clinician, 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. UPAC New Leaf Recovery Center (NLRC) is to provide 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 – North (Oceanside)
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $20.00 - $22.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience and Credentials.
Case Manager – Chula Vista
Posted On: February 23, 2021
Under the supervision of the Program Supervisor, the Case Manager functions as a member of adult alcohol and drug treatment team and provides culturally and linguistically appropriate case management services to program participants.
Program: New Leaf Recovery Center (NLRC) South
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time
Salary: $17.00-$18.00 per hour; Commensurate with Experience and Credentials.
Homeless Outreach Worker (HOW) Coordinator
Posted On: January 28, 2021
The Homeless Outreach Worker Coordinator functions as a supervisor to the homeless outreach workers and a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team at the adult alcohol and drug treatment program. The coordinator providing case management and community outreach within Central San Diego communities.
Program: Addiction Treatment and Recovery
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time (40 hrs per week)
Salary: $18.00 - $20.00 per hour ; Commensurate with experience
Mental Health Behavioral Counselor
Posted On: January 22, 2021
This position for Behavioral Health Counselor interacts with participants providing screenings, crisis intervention, brief individual counseling and linkage to community services. The Behavioral Health Counselor provides support to clients for up to three months following discharge from the hospital in order to connect them with resources needed to provide and maintain stabilization.
Program: Next Steps
Classification: Non-Exempt, Full Time ( 40 hours per week )
Salary: $32.00 - $34.00 per hour ; Commensurate with experience
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: $21.00 - $22.50 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
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
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