Moving Forward Together


Join the team and change lives



united by our passion for helping people transform their lives.


by big questions and complex challenges.



to continuous learning, effective collaboration, and innovative thinking.


to helping our clients and community Move Forward.


Hands down, our greatest strength is our people. That’s why we invest in your potential by giving you the freedom to pursue your passions, learn new skills, and recharge your batteries.

We take care of our people

Learn & Grow

We provide plenty of learning and development opportunities to help you stay current in your field of expertise — or discover a new one.

Health & Wellness

We offer competitive health benefits, plus fun perks like Zumba® classes. We also offer a 401k match to help you secure your financial future.

Work-Life Balance

At JFS, Family is built right into our name. We offer generous paid time off, paid Jewish holidays, and early office closure every Friday.

People with Heart

The best part about working at JFS? It’s more than just a job. As a team, we’re passionate about the work we do and serious about having fun.

What’s it really like to work at JFS?

Hear it straight from the people who know us best.

Passion. Dedication.
Superhero Determination.

With great people, strong values, a focused mission, and a supportive community, there’s no limit to what we can do together.

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Join Our Team

Take a look at our current job openings.

Some of these positions are currently a primarily remote-work role due to COVID-19 and allows for a flexible schedule to meet priorities outside of work.

VITA Tax Site Coordinator

The VITA Tax Site Coordinator provides free tax preparation services to qualified low- and moderate-income taxpayers, and assists people in becoming financially independent by focusing on achieving and maintaining economic self-sufficiency.

Position Type: Full-time, Non-exempt

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Community Services

Data and Outreach Coordinator, LISC AmeriCorps

In this role, you have the opportunity to use your communication and analytical skills and outreach experience to make a meaningful difference in your community and help change lives across San Diego.

Position Type: Part-time, Temporary

Category: AmeriCorps, LISC

Immigration Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator, LISC AmeriCorps

Jewish Family Services (JFS) and Local Initiatives Support Corporation are seeking a full-time AmeriCorps member to serve as an Immigration Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator. We are recruiting a full-time AmeriCorps member to be a part of our team for...

Position Type: Full-time, Temporary

Category: AmeriCorps, LISC

Case Manager, Safe Parking Program

The Case Manager is responsible for conducting intakes and assessments and providing ongoing advocacy and resource navigation for participants within the Safe Parking Program. This position will report to the Site Lead.

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Case Management, Safe Parking Program

Family Support Specialist (4 open positions)

This position will work with CWS-involved families, who may identify as members of African American/Black, African, immigrant, and/or refugee communities. They are responsible for educating families about child welfare laws and policies as well as child safety and well-being.

Position Type: Full-time, Non-exempt

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Family Support Liaison Program

Program Manager, Family Support Liaison Program

The Family Support Liaison Program (FSLP) aims to support parents and caregivers as they navigate the Child Welfare System (CWS) to reunify with their child/ren, as well as to reduce future CWS involvement of families enrolled in the program.

Position Type: Exempt, Full-time

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Family Support Liaison Program

Jewish Family Service is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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