Job Postings

Professional Opportunities at Family Services

Application Instructions

Please review our job postings below and submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected] or the email in the “how to apply” section of the job posting. In your email, reference the job for which you are applying in the subject line. A representative from either human resources or the hiring department will contact those applicants selected to move on to the next step of the hiring process.

Elder Outreach Clinician

Family Services is seeking a full-time (40 hours/week) Elder Outreach Clinician to provide clinical services to clients of all ages in its state licensed outpatient Counseling Center (26 hours/week) as well as to clients of the Lowell Senior Center as part of the City’s new Elder Mental Health Outreach Team (EMHOT) (14 hours/week). This position offers clinicians a unique array of clinical treatment responsibilities as well as community outreach and consultation. Clinic treatment hours may be a combination of remote telehealth as well as in office sessions at Family Services’ central office in Lawrence, MA. EMHOT hours will take place at the Lowell Senior Center in Lowell, MA.

Program Coordinator: Prevention in Early Childhood **$2,000 signing bonus**

Family Services’ is seeking a Program Coordinator for its “State Opioid Response–Prevention in Early Childhood” (SOR-PEC) Initiative. The goal of the SOR-PEC Initiative, funded by the MA Bureau of Substance Addiction Services, is to reduce the future risk of substance use among children who have a parent/caregiver with a history of substance misuse. The Program Coordinator will be responsible for all aspects of program implementation, including the coordination of a multi-sector stakeholder task force, coordinating implementation of the evidence-based intervention, collaborating with state and regional providers, and monitoring progress through the collection of data.

Substance Misuse Prevention-Mass HEAL Study Community Coordinator

The Lawrence/Methuen Community Coalition (LMCC) is seeking a full-time HEALing Communities Study (HCS) Community Coordinator to serve as a liaison between LMCC and the HCS Research Team at Boston Medical Center. The Community Coordinator will work closely with the Community Engagement Facilitator, Community Data Manager, and Community Faculty as part of a local team. LMCC and the HCS Coordinator will act as main HCS points of contact for the city of Lawrence, collaborating with local partners and other study participants.

Therapeutic Mentor

Family Services is seeking Therapeutic Mentors for the Lawrence, Haverhill and Lowell areas. Therapeutic Mentors provide one-to-one, strengths-based support to children, adolescents, and transition-age youth who have emotional/behavioral challenges.  Therapeutic Mentors work in community settings (schools, parks, homes, etc.), teaching youth the skills of communication, conflict resolution, problem solving, and age-appropriate behaviors so that they can succeed in their homes, schools, and communities.

Young Parents (YEP) Case Manager

Family Services is seeking a full time (40 hours/week) bilingual (English/Spanish) Case Manager for its Young Empowered Parent program. YEP is a community based program which meets the various needs of pregnant and parenting young adults up to age 24 and their children. Services provided through YEP assist young parents in obtaining the necessary skills and knowledge to
be competent parents, live independently, lead productive lives, and ensure the healthy growth and development of their children.

Youth Development Specialist **$1,500 signing bonus**

Family Services is seeking a full time (40 hours/week) Youth Development Specialist for its Youth Development programs. The Youth Development Specialist will be responsible for co-facilitating curricula designed for youth ages 12-19 which interactively teaches abstinence and contraception for the prevention of pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Facilitated on-site at schools or at other community locations, these curricula also cover many adult preparation subjects including healthy relationships, adolescent development, financial literacy, educational and career success, and healthy life skills.