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Do you want to be a part of something that matters in your community? Are you looking for professional and personal growth in a role that will be both challenging and rewarding? Our talented and heart-driven team helps approximately 1,000 children each week in Orange County by providing excellent mental and behavioral health services, and we need people like you!

Consider joining our team of more than 90 employees, including more than 70 masters, doctorate and MD trained mental health specialists, dedicated to helping children grow up healthy and achieve their true potential.

Child Guidance Center (CGC) offers a variety of outstanding clinical and administrative employment opportunities. CGC is looking for entry-level and seasoned clerical and professional individuals for its expanding, award-winning mental health, child abuse and substance abuse programs.

“I wanted to make a difference in people’s lives (no matter how big or small), empower them, assist them to find their strengths and build upon them, and help them to grow to their fullest potential. And CGC has given me the privilege to be able to do all of these things.”

-Lynda Akiyama, LCSW

Why we Love Working at Child Guidance Center:

  1. We believe in our mission and our values, and have created a team culture with a supportive work environment where we strive to provide opportunities for our employees to succeed both professionally and personally.
  2. We provide competitive wages
  3. We offer generous benefits, including medical and vision insurance; up to two (2) weeks vacation, 12 paid holidays and up to 12 days sick leave per year; generous bilingual (Spanish) stipends; a 401(k) employer-matched retirement plan; a Cafeteria 125 plan; and a continuing education plan.