Employment Opportunities

To apply for any of the following positions, please submit a cover letter and resume to edavenport@jfsnh.org:

Mental Health Clinical Director

Dynamic, part-time (25 hours+) LCSW to lead growing mental health unit in family service agency in New Haven.

  • Strong clinical skills, supervision experience, exceptional organizational and administrative skills required as well as knowledge of regulatory requirements.
  • Experience with children and adults as well as groups required. Small caseload.
  • 25 hours to start with potential for more. Pro-rated vacation time and more included. Collegial working environment.
  • COVER LETTER AND RESUME REQUIRED.

Aging Adult Social Worker

Seeking social worker for expanding Aging Adult services, geriatric experience and LCSW required

  • Clinical assessments, care planning, referral, individual, family and group counseling.
  • Strong administrative and organizational skills required.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of the team.
  • Part time with potential for more hours. Pro-rated vacation time and more included. Collegial working environment.
  • COVER LETTER AND RESUME REQUIRED.

School Social Worker 

30 hours, shared between 2 Jewish day schools in Greater New Haven. Pre- K through 8th grade. MSW required, LMSW preferred.

  • Experience in school setting required. Cultural competency essential.
  • Works closely with teachers and principal to enhance social and emotional needs of students.
  • Ability to facilitate groups for school children, individual counseling, classroom observation and work independently and as part of the school team.
  • Weekly LCSW supervision provided
  • COVER LETTER AND RESUME REQUIRED.

LCSW for Counseling/Mental Health Program – Per Diem

LCSW needed for New Haven Social Service Agency to work directly for the Counseling and Mental Health Program. They will respond directly to the Mental Health Clinical Director. Our licensed counseling and mental health program serves individuals, couples, families, children and groups with counseling sessions.  Seeking LCSW with prior experience in psychotherapy.

  • Works directly with clients to develop treatment plans and tracks progress notes
  • Conducts biopsychosocial assessments
  • Coordinates support groups for those in need
  • Provides therapy sessions to individuals, couples, families and children
  • COVER LETTER AND RESUME REQUIRED.