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Career Opportunities

Oakes Children’s Center has been providing excellent mental health and education services to children in the Bay Area for almost 50 years. Our success has been driven by the exceptional quality of employees who are dedicated to improving the lives of our students. In order to better serve the needs of our students, we strive to recruit and retain the best people who share our vision and values. Oakes Children’s Center offers generous benefits for its employees. Our medical benefits include fully paid medical coverage for full time employees, and prorated medical benefits for our part time employees. We also offer a dental reimbursement plan for employees and their families. Our employees receive generous paid sick days, holidays, and vacation days. To encourage health and wellness, we offer quarterly gym reimbursements. We also support educational development of our employees. We offer training and tuition reimbursement for our employees to encourage professional development. Oakes is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Volunteer Opportunities

We offer volunteer opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students with Psychology and Education majors. Under the supervision of licensed clinicians, our volunteers get hands on experience working in our Day Treatment classrooms and After School program. For more information about volunteering, email oakes@oakeschildrenscenter.org


Clinical Training Programs

We train tomorrow’s mental health professionals to best meet the needs of children with developmental delays and emotional disturbance and their families. Oakes provides supervision to psychologists, marriage and family therapists, and social workers through extensive training. Each year, graduate students from several San Francisco Bay area universities and professional schools receive education and experience through seminars, direct service and observation, and professional supervision.

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