Work at JFS

JFS strives to employ people who believe in its mission, vision, and values and who find great reward and pride in delivering human services to people from all walks of life.

Thank you for your interest in working at Jewish Family Service of St. Paul.

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Disability Services Case Manager

Full time (37.5 hours/week) Disability Services Case Manager position available at JFS. Bachelor’s degree in social work or nursing with current social work/nursing license required.  Supervised work in community case management and experience with disability service programs is preferred.  Flexible hours, ability to work from home as needed, generous vacation/sick time, agency-paid short and long term disability plans, health and dental, and 403b retirement plan option (fully vested on day 1 of employment).  Additionally, JFS pays for license renewal fees and can provide licensure supervision for LSWs, LGSWs, and LISWs in-house, if needed.  Generous reimbursement to attend CEUs and on-site trainings/CEUs as well.  If interested, please send resume and cover letter to Katy Cobb.

 

Art Therapist

Jewish Family Service of St. Paul annually serves over 1300 older adults and their caregivers in the greater metropolitan area.  We are passionate about meeting the mental health needs of older adults and those who care for them through innovative and creative delivery methods.  We are expanding our Life Enrichment Action Program (LEAP) and are now hiring for a .5 FTE art therapy position.  The art therapist will provide therapy to older adults experiencing depression, dementia and other mental health concerns. Sessions will be conducted with individual clients in their homes as well as with groups of older adults living in senior housing settings.

Qualifications include:

  • MA in art therapy and counseling psychology.
  • Background and experience in visual art.
  • Experience working with older adults.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including public speaking.
  • Must be comfortable working in clients’ homes.

JFS provides a collaborative team approach.  We offer flexible work schedules and have a strong emphasis on maintaining a healthy work/life balance. Reimbursement for licensure fees and financial support for professional development are benefits offered to support an emphasis in continued professional growth. If interested, submit a cover letter and resume to Chris Rosenthal, JFS Director of Aging and Disability Services at crosenthal@jfssp.org.