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.

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.

Reservation Agent for On the Go Transportation Services

On the Go: Transportation Solutions for Older Adults seeks a Full-Time Reservation Agent who is responsible for providing comprehensive administrative support to the On the Go program.

Position Type: Non-exempt

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Transportation

Immigration Program Coordinator, Higher Education Legal Services

In this position, you will work with a team of dedicated and dynamic professionals to provide underserved and underrepresented immigrants access to quality, affordable legal services on college campuses throughout San Diego and Imperial Counties.

Position Type: Full-time, Non-exempt

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Immigration Services

Director, San Diego for Every Child

Oversee San Diego for Every Child’s awareness-building and advocacy efforts, coalition work surrounding themes in early care and education, and leading a new project—Resilient Communities for Every Child—a research-based, guaranteed income project innovating the way we tackle child poverty.

Position Type: Full-time

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: San Diego for Every Child

Geriatric Case Aide

Assist in providing continuity of care for clients including accompanying clients to doctor’s visits and advocating for the clients, helping clients organize their paperwork, applying for public benefits, helping clients pay bills, and providing socialization.

Position Type: Non-exempt, Part-time

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Care Management, Client-facing

Senior Director of Family and Community Services

This position is a member of JFS’ Senior Leadership team responsible for programs and services, playing a key role in discussions and decisions about the strategic direction of the organization.

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Community Services

Case Manager – Safe Parking Program (Encinitas)

The Case Manager is responsible for conduction intakes and assessments and providing ongoing advocacy and resource navigation for participants within the Safe Parking Program.

Position Type: Evenings/weekends/holidays, Part-time

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Safe Parking 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.

Jewish Family Service participates in E-Verify to confirm work authorization. Read more about E-Verify here.