Current Openings
Director of Institutional Relations

The Director of Institutional Relations leads and directs all grant-related activities and revenue goal achievement from foundations, corporations, and religious institutions to support the strategic direction of the Hope and Healing Center & Institute (HHCI).


Salary:

Based on experience


Responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate adherence to the CORE values of HHCI
  • Lead all aspects of creating and submitting institutional funding proposals, including writing, preparation of supporting documentation, drafting and collection of required attachments
  • Build relationships with external institutional funders through visits, correspondence, and regular communication
  • Develop individualized strategies for institutional prospects and donors
  • Conduct research to identify institutional prospects, for both the organization as a whole and for specific programs, projects and exhibits that align with HHCI’s strategic direction
  • With the VP of Philanthropy, define goals, objectives, and metrics for the Institutional Giving program
  • Work collaboratively with HHCI colleagues and partners to identify, develop and frame aspects of existing programs and plans that have the potential to attract grant and sponsorship funding.
  • Record and track all moves in donor database system
  • Maintain recognition program for grant funders and work with staff and external vendors to execute
  • Maintain current knowledge of HHCI programs
  • Provide support as needed for the fundraising activities including annual campaigns, cultivation, special events, and employee campaigns
  • Oversee annual budget and forecasting for Institutional Giving
  • Other duties as assigned by the VP of Philanthropy

Qualifications:

  • Commitment to the mission of HHCI
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Five-plus years’ experience in development
  • Knowledge of donor management systems
  • Demonstrated experience securing gift commitments and developing relationships with corporations and foundations
  • Experience preparing timely, accurate, and comprehensive written reports and presentations.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with executive management, trustees, staff, and volunteers and create team-centered approach
  • Ability to manage multiple deadlines and projects and execute with high degree of quality
  • Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Excellent work ethic, judgment, discretion, integrity, and diplomacy

Working conditions:

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. A limited number of after-hours and events are required.


Physical requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit at desk area, communicate via phone/face to face, manually input data into a computer, walk to different office areas, reach with hands and arms and minimal lifting, drive a car, speak publicly and attend events.

HHCI is an equal opportunity employer. We may not be able to respond to every applicant regarding the status of his or her application. Candidates whose qualifications most closely meet our requirements will be contacted. A background check satisfactory to HHCI is required.


Direct Reports:

None.


How to Apply

To apply for this position, send your resume with the job title in the subject line to wbailey@hopeandhealingcenter.org.

Clinician (Therapist)

An HHCI Clinician is licensed mental health therapist (LCSW, LPC, LCDC, LMFT) who offers strengths-based support for persons living with moderate to severe mental health difficulties and disorders, serious mental illness, trauma, and personality disorders. Clinical work will include working with a wide spectrum of individuals struggling with moderate to severe mental health difficulties. They are responsible for meeting with clients and their families, facilitating support groups, communicating with interdisciplinary team, guiding clients in the referral process, participating in our CBT and DBT programs, and serving as a representative for training events and programs administered or attended by the HHCI.

This person will have experience in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectic Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and will participate in both Clinical programs at HHCI. DBT experience is required.


Salary:

Based on experience


Responsibilities include:

Clinical Services

  • Maintain an active license (LPC, LCSW, LPA, LMFT or similar)
  • Carry a clinical case load of up to 20 clients (combination of CBT and DBT clients)
  • Facilitate 1-2 support groups
  • Provide skilled crisis intervention services and family consulting
  • Timely documentation for all client services
  • Actively assist clients and members is the community in finding resources for professional care and treatment
  • Weekly participation in consultation group
  • Effectively communicate with interdisciplinary team across all clinical programs: CBT- Based Coaching, DBT, Telepsychiatry and Case Management

Network Expansion

  • Weekly research for new community resources through in person interviews, emails, phone calls
  • Occasional travel across Houston and surrounding areas for network expansion
  • Represent the HHCI at mental health meetings and conferences in the Houston area

Administrative Duties

  • Develop and contribute material for websites and blog
  • Conducts educational presentations for community through Lunch & Learn or CEUs at center
  • Obtain proper documentation for all client encounters
  • Stay up to date on all new trainings and research
  • Basic computer knowledge

Qualifications:

  • Applicants for the position must have a master’s degree in psychology, counseling or social work and at least one year of experience in a clinical setting.  Applicants must have experience in DBT and CBT modalities and be adept at following program curriculum.
  • Preferred applicants will possess licensure (LPC, LMSW, LCSW, LMFT, or LCDC). Preferred applicants will have experience facilitating groups, conducting psychosocial interviews, connecting clients with referrals in the community, crisis intervention, and providing CBT and DBT services. Proficiency in Spanish is preferred but not required.
  • Applicants must be self-driven and adaptable. Applicants must possess technical, clerical, critical thinking and interpersonal skills relevant to total client care in order to safely and efficiently treat clients. Applicant must have the ability to prioritize work with minimal supervision, in order to independently carry out duties.

Working conditions:

Position is Monday thru Friday 8am-5pm with the possibility of working one evening shift per week to facilitate support group. Position may require occasional travel throughout the city of Houston and surrounding areas as part of networking and outreach duties. Clinical work will include working with a wide spectrum of individuals struggling with moderate to severe mental health difficulties.


Physical requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit at desk area, communicate via phone/face to face, manually input data into a computer, walk to different office areas, reach with hands and arms and minimal lifting.

HHCI is an equal opportunity employer. We may not be able to respond to every applicant regarding the status of his or her application. Candidates whose qualifications most closely meet our requirements will be contacted. A background check satisfactory to HHCI is required.

Must be able to lift 50 lbs.


Direct Reports:

None. Position will assist in supervision of Mental Health Coach Interns as needed.


How to Apply

To apply for this position, send your resume with the job title in the subject line to mstiers@hopeandhealingcenter.org.

Educational Community Support Coordinator

The Educational Community Support Coordinator is responsible for providing ongoing support to GTH trained organizations, engaging with the community for identification and outreach to schools, colleges, community groups and maintaining expert knowledge about GTH Training.

The Educational Community Support Coordinator focus on GTH in Schools training program to best support the GTH network and continued growth. The Educational Community Support Coordinator facilitates mental health referrals made through those organizations.

The Educational Community Support Coordinator is a bilingual professional and is part of a cross-functional team driven by the GTH mission to provide mental health awareness and education.

Learn more about our program Gateway to Hope


Salary:

Based on experience


Responsibilities include:

  • Cultivate opportunities to deliver the GTH mental health training program.
  • Present the GTH mental health training program to organizations in the community in English and Spanish.
  • Contribute to marketing strategy supporting program growth and outreach opportunities.
  • Proven ability to leverage marketing and communications to achieve program results.
  • Deliver results against quantifiable targets and report progress.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Education, Psychology, Counseling or Social Work.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in an academic setting or as a teacher (preferable). Experience in mental health, clinical or community health outreach and marketing is desirable.
  • Strong public speaking skills and experience giving presentations required
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain professional networks in the community.
  • Bilingual English and Spanish. Fluency will be assessed by testing.

Physical requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit at desk area, communicate via phone/face to face, manually input data into a computer, walk to different office areas, reach with hands and arms and minimal lifting.

HHCI is an equal opportunity employer. We may not be able to respond to every applicant regarding the status of his or her application. Candidates whose qualifications most closely meet our requirements will be contacted. A background check satisfactory to HHCI is required.

Must be able to lift 50 lbs.


Direct Reports:

None.


How to Apply

To apply for this position, send your resume with the job title in the subject line to kallen@hopeandhealingcenter.org.


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