Family Partner

  • Compensation: $24.75 - $27.23 per hour
  • Required Qualifications:
  • City/State: San Mateo, CA

A local San Francisco Non-Profit Healthcare organization providing mental health care, social services, and academic support for children and youth is seeking a Family Partner.

Direct hire, permanent position accepting candidates immediately for next week's interviews.

Job Type: Non-Exempt, FT in San Mateo county.

Salary: $24.75-$27.23, Hourly, Non-Exempt, FT


  • Comprehensive benefits package for benefits-eligible employees
  • 16 days of PTO the first year and more thereafter
  • Nine paid holidays
  • Five health and wellness days off annually
  • 10% additional pay for community-relevant second language fluency
  • Medical/Dental/and Vision plans
  • 403 B Retirement Plan with agency match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Medical and Childcare Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Pet Insurance
  • Identity Theft Protection Plan
  • Paid employee referral program
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Retention bonuses for many positions
  • Continuing Education expense reimbursement
  • Professional licensing fee reimbursement
  • Professional Development reimbursement opportunities
  • The Family Partner serves parents, caregivers, and non-professional supportive adults of transition-age youth (18-25-year-olds) referred to the TAY Full-Service Partnership Program.
  • Family Partners use their personal experience as a parent/caregiver of a young adult who has special needs to offer support, coaching, advocacy, and linkage to community and family supports and services.
  • Family Partners coordinate and facilitate support groups and skills groups for caregivers, family members, and any other individuals our transition age youth consider "family."
  • Essential Functions include counseling and behavioral interventions, guidance, skills-building, and support for clients and their families, engaging family members and caregivers in service planning and delivery, and maintaining supervision of clients to ensure their safety and well-being.
  • Minimum Qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent, demonstrated ability to work with families in a wide variety of cultural contexts and community settings, and a valid California driver's license and proof of insurance.

Core Competencies:

  • Partnership with treatment team members in creating holistic treatment and individualized care plans
  • Group and meeting coordination and facilitation skills
  • Mentoring, advocacy, and empowerment skills
  • Developing, maintaining, and strengthening relationships with supportive family networks, services, and resources
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Physical, Environmental, and Mental Requirements:

  • Occasionally required to push/pull objects up to 20 lbs. and to lift/carry objects up to 20 lbs.
  • Frequently required to perform moderately difficult manipulative tasks (e.g., typing, writing, etc.).
  • Must be able to walk, stand, and sit for extended periods, climb stairs, stoop, kneel, and crouch.
  • Frequently required to read (electronic and printed) documents, distinguish normal sounds with some background noise, speak clearly, understand, and be understood using English.
  • Frequently required to concentrate on moderate details with constant interruption, attend to a task/function for 20-45 minutes at a time, understand and relate to specific ideas, and remember multiple tasks/assignments given to self and others over a period of several days.
  • Exposure to varied office and mixed (e.g. Residential, community, and office) environments.

Frequently required to use a computer, phone, and fax machine.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $24.75 - $27.23 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • San Mateo, CA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • What made you interested in this role and what experiences both personal and professional are relevant to this role?

Work Location: In person