Several Job Openings at JFS

posted by Robbin
September 13, 2021


Aging Adult Services Coordinator (30-35 hours, full time)  posted 9/2/2021

Dynamic LCSW with proven leadership skills, strong case management, clinical skills, group facilitation skills to lead an expansion of the Aging Adult Program in small family service agency in New Haven.

The right candidate will have exceptional organizational and administrative skills and understanding of issues faced by Aging adults and their families. Experience and comfort in direct community outreach and public speaking to help increase agency’s ability to provide services to more aging adults in need. Experience in coordination of programs and ability to supervise MSW students important.

Collegial working environment, (currently remote) very generous vacation, sick and holiday time.  JFS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Proof of COVID vaccinations required.  Resume and cover letter required. Please send to:

Mental Health Clinical Director (30-35 hours full time) posted 9/2/2021

Dynamic LCSW with proven leadership skills, strong clinical skills and positive attitude to lead a growing mental health department serving children and adults in small family service agency in New Haven.

The right candidate will have exceptional organizational and administrative skills and understanding of regulatory compliance. Experience and comfort to engage in community outreach to help increase agency’s ability to provide services to more people in need of therapeutic intervention. Experience in direct supervision of clinical staff and MSW students important.

Clinical experience with children and adults as well as groups required. Includes a small caseload.

Bi-lingual a plus.

Collegial working environment, (currently remote) very generous vacation, sick and holiday time and medical benefits.  JFS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Proof of COVID vaccinations required.  Resume and cover letter required. Please send to:

Finance & Donor Associate – Full Time 35 Hours

Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven, a social service agency in New Haven, is seeking an experienced professional to join our small finance and administrative team.  The job opportunity is full-time, 35 hours per week. Very generous vacation and holiday time, remote to start and a collegial office environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Recording financial and donor transactions
  • Accounts payable (including generating 1099s)
  • Journal entries
  • Financial & Donor reporting
  • Donor acknowledgment letters
  • Occasional help with payroll
  • Answering phone, greeting clients
  • General office support


Working knowledge of Sage 50, Donor Perfect, and ADP or similar software

Working knowledge of GAAP, accrual accounting, cost accounting

Strong Excel and Word skills

Associate’s degree in Accounting required BA/BS in Accounting preferred

Excellent data entry skills & attention to detail

Ability to analyze finance & donor data

Proof of COVID vaccinations required.  Please send cover letter and resume to:  Cathy Segal at

Mental Health Per Diem Clinician 

JFS is seeking per diem clinicians with the ability to provide telehealth sessions

LCSWs: are you interested in working with a diverse population of interesting, motivated clients, but don’t want to bother with insurance contracts and office leases?

Do you have experience with a unique population, or providing a specific treatment, but don’t have the time to find the clients who could use your services?

Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven needs you! Our mental health clinic is growing, and we are looking for PER DIEM LCSWs who specialize in the challenges our clients face. We are a friendly group of dedicated social workers and would be happy to have you join our team. We provide individual, family and group therapy to people of all ages and backgrounds, and have contracts with Medicaid, Medicare, and most private insurances. We offer flexible per diem hours at a competitive hourly rate based on experience. Our physical offices, when they are able to be safely re-opened, are in a pleasant, accessible space. Join our collegial work environment! Proof of COVID vaccinations required.  Please send resume and cover letter to Elaine Benevides, LCSW at



Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven (JFSGNH) supports and strengthens individual, family, and community life by providing a wide range of social services.  We welcome people of all ages, abilities, races, ethnicities, sexual orientations, gender identities, and faiths.  JFS is guided by the compassionate and ethical values of Judaism.


For more information on JFS, Click HERE

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Miss Joan Crawford has returned for a limited run at Bingomania!

Saturday, September 18 at 7 PM

$25 admission, cash prizes up to $2,500!

**News you need for Bingomania**

         As of this date, the City of New Haven requires masks be worn at all indoor events, regardless of vaccination status.  

          -At this time, please no one 12 years or younger.

Doors open at 6 pm and games begin at 7 pm.

Enjoy your favorite wine, beer, or cocktail as you play bingo that’s fast, fun, and fabulous!

Snacks, desserts, and beverages available

Fun contests and giveaways all night long!

Plenty of free, safe parking!

The Annex Club:

554 Woodward Avenue,

New Haven—just off I-95!

State law prohibits beverages of any kind to be brought into the Annex Club.

Future dates:10/16, 11/20 & 12/18

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The Police department will begin accepting applications on September 13th and the open application period will last through October 11th. Interested parties can find more information online at:

Over the next few weeks, Chief Renee Dominguez will host information sessions on the recruitment process. This is the place for individuals who’re interested in applying, but have questions, to get their questions answered. Those sessions will be held:

  • Saturday, September 11th from 1 – 3 PM (Training Academy, 480 Sherman Parkway)
  • Thursday, September 16th from 7 – 9 PM (Online via Zoom)
  • Monday, September 20th from 6 – 8 PM (Ice Rink, 1080 State Street)
  • Thursday, September 30th from 7 – 8 PM (Fair Haven Library, 182 Grand Ave)

Currently, our Police Department has about 70 vacancies. Recruiting more officers and closing that gap is a top priority for my administration. And, importantly we’d like to fill as many of those spots as possible with New Haven residents.

We need people with integrity and a commitment to making their community a better place to step up and join our department as part of this next class. If you’ve ever thought about a career in law enforcement – I’d encourage you to apply. Otherwise, please take a moment and forward this email to a family member or friend who might be able to make a difference by serving our community as a New Haven Police Officer.

Always serving you,
Mayor Justin Elicker

Celebration of Preservation 2021
Online Silent Auction
Thursday, September 23, 12:00pm to
Wednesday, September 29, 8:00pm
Our popular Silent Auction, an annual fundraising event, is online this year. The auction features more than 50 items focusing on New Haven objects and experiences.
There are items for people with all interests. The tantalizing and varied lots include a silverplate coffee and tea set, tickets to the Westport Country Playhouse, Yale Old Campus heating vent registers, gift cards to restaurants such as Union League, Zinc and other New Haven favorites, books on Yale and New Haven architecture, architectural map sets from famous cities, and passes to New Haven and surrounding museums. Please take a look at our auction and see for yourself!
The auction will go online on September 23 at 12:00 noon. Please bid and support the New Haven Preservation Trust! The link to the auction will appear on our website at that time.
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