Moving Forward Together

Careers

Join the team and change lives

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WE’RE A DIVERSE TEAM

united by our passion for helping people transform their lives.

WE’RE ENERGIZED

by big questions and complex challenges.

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WE’RE COMMITTED

to continuous learning, effective collaboration, and innovative thinking.

WE’RE DEVOTED

to helping our clients and community Move Forward.

WE THINK YOU’RE GOING TO LOVE IT HERE.

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.

Temporary Bilingual Case Manager, Integrated Services

This temporary position supports JFS’s case management team in responding to client needs related to the COVID-19 crisis. This role will primarily be based from home with occasional work in the office for paperwork and administrative functions.

Position Type: Full-time, Non-exempt, Temporary

Location: Home, Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Integrated Services

Adolescent Family Life Program Manager

Case managers will be utilizing the evidence-informed Positive Youth Development (PYD) Model to improve the life-course trajectory of expectant and parenting youth through a resiliency-based, youth-led program.

Position Type: Exempt, Full-time

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Adolescent Family Life, Client-facing, Parenting & Youth Services

Aging & Wellness BSW Internship

The intern will observe first-hand micro, mezzo, and macro social work systems as they affect older adults. This position allows the intern to complete the internship or practicum hours required for the BSW program at SDSU or PLNU.

Category: Aging & Wellness, Client-facing, Internship

Master of Social Work Internship, Counseling

JFS seeks a dynamic, highly-motivated, and compassionate individual to work with clients to enhance their life skills, coping strategies, and interpersonal relationships. The Social Work Intern will receive in-depth training on assessment, treatment planning, and intervention.

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Case Management, Client-facing, Internship

Master of Social Work Internship, Access

The Social Work Intern will triage and assess client’s needs and eligibility for JFS programs and help them connect with services in the community. Interns will receive in-depth training on conducting needs assessments and providing short term interventions.

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Internship

Aging & Wellness MSW Internship

The intern will observe first-hand micro, mezzo, and macro social work systems as they affect older adults. This position will allow the MSW intern to complete the internship or practicum hours required for the MSW SDSU program.

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Aging & Wellness, Client-facing, Internship

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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