Careers

Join the JFS Family

JFS Richmond offers a pleasant working environment and a competitive compensation package, as well as a number of appealing benefits.

Through the hard work and dedication of our staff, JFS Richmond pursues its mission of helping all people achieve their full potential regardless of age, race, religion, or circumstance. The JFS staff approaches this commitment with the highest level of compassion, professionalism, and integrity with a strong focus on what matters most: the men, women, and children who turn to us for help everyday.

Employees are an integral part of the JFS family. We demonstrate our commitment to our staff by offering an appealing benefit package, competitive compensation, and a pleasant work environment.

Full-time administrative/professional employees are eligible for health, dental, long-term disability, vacation, sick, and retirement benefits, while full-time home-care employees are eligible for health, vacation, and retirement benefits.

CNAs, PCAs, and Companions

We are always seeking caring and kind Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA), Personal Care Assistants (PCA) or Companions to join our Home Care team. JFS is one of the longest-running social service agencies in Richmond and are proud of our history of helping clients regardless of race, religion, income, or insurance. A career at JFS is an excellent opportunity to achieve growth for motivated and enthusiastic caregivers. You’ll love a career at JFS!

Please click the button below to access the full application.

JFS Richmond does not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal or State law.

Psychologist

An amazing opportunity to join one of Richmond’s most established non-profits in a position that allows you to impact and improve the lives of people and work with a team of caring counselors.

JFS's Psychologist provides direct counseling, psychological assessments, capacity evaluations, and other clinical services to individuals, families and groups, in addition to some clinical supervision. The Psychologist may center services based on core training, experience and expertise and accreditation standards and/or license authorizations. They provide support to the agency and programs in a manner that is culturally sensitive to the service population’s cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide clinical and assessment services (e.g. ADHD, ID, learning disorders, and mood disorders) as well as capacity evaluations and reports as assigned in a clear, concise, timely and organized manner
  • Work with COO to provide overall supervision and coordination of the counseling program
  • Helps ensure the program meets COA standards and applicable state, and insurance documentation and practice standards
  • Work with client(s) to establish individual or group treatment goals. Provide clinical service to clients as assigned. Maintain or obtain counseling skills to meet client needs.
  • Meets billable hours expectations
  • Maintain acceptable standards of professional practice
  • Quality Assurance: Complete all administrative tasks on time and within agency specifications. Maintain case records in accordance with agency requirements. Organize time to meet work obligations. Compile statistical data as needed. Write and express ideas and knowledge clearly in a concise, organized manner. Understand the obligations, function, programs, and services of the agency and their relationship to staff, clients, and the community
  • Participate in on-call services, community work, off-site work, and other needs of the agency as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Doctorate Degree from an accredited School of Psychology or related professional field.
  • Must be licensed in the state of Virginia.
  • Providerships preferred.

Benefits:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Qualify for Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) since we are an established 501(c)3

About JFS:

At Jewish Family Services (JFS) we believe everyone is entitled to services that enrich their life and help their overall well-being. As the city’s most established non-profit resource for care, counseling and adoption, we are dedicated to building a stronger, healthier and happier Richmond.

For more than 170 years, JFS has provided exceptional guidance and support to individuals and families of all ages, faiths and income levels. We take great pride in helping to change lives in productive and positive ways.

EOE

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to Teresa Baldwin at [email protected]

JFS Richmond does not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal or State law.

RN

At Jewish Family Services (JFS) we believe everyone is entitled to services that enrich their life and help their overall well-being. As the city’s most established non-profit resource for care, counseling, and adoption, we are dedicated to building a stronger, healthier and happier Richmond. 

JFS is seeking a compassionate, reliable, and dedicated RN to join our Home Care Team on a part-time basis. The RN assesses client needs to determine appropriate levels of services to be provided. They provide direct care as needed. They provide specific written and verbal instruction to Home Care staff followed by on-going supervision, appropriate record keeping and communication to clients, families, and physicians. 

For 171 years, JFS has provided exceptional guidance and support to individuals and families of all races, ages, faiths, and income levels. We take great pride in helping to transform lives in productive and positive ways.

Job Type: Part-time, flexible schedule

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to Teresa Baldwin at [email protected].

EOE

JFS Richmond does not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal or State law.

Certified Nursing Assistant

At Jewish Family Services (JFS) we believe everyone is entitled to services that enrich their life and help their overall well-being. As the city’s most established non-profit resource for care, counseling, and adoption, we are dedicated to building a stronger, healthier and happier Richmond. 

We are urgently seeking compassionate, reliable, and dedicated CNAs to join our care team to assist clients with activities of daily living based on an individual care plan. Competitive salary, flexible schedule with weekly pay and benefits.

CNA responsibilities and duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting Client with Personal Care & Hygiene
  • Meal Preparation
  • Light Housekeeping Duties
  • Assisting Clients with Mobility in and around the home
  • Accompaniment to Appointments, Errand Running
  • Medication Reminders
  • Record Client Care Notes and Report Client Health Daily

For more than 170 years, JFS has provided exceptional guidance and support to individuals and families of all ages, faiths, and income levels. We take great pride in helping to change lives in productive and positive ways. If you want to make a difference come join our team.

Job Type: Full-time or Part-time available

M-F day/evening
Sa/Su day/evening

Pay: $12.00 - $16.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations: JFS adheres to strict CDC guidelines and provides PPE for all employees.

Full-time employees are eligible to participate in our Benefits Program (health/dental/vision and STD benefits). All employees are eligible to participate in our referral program.

Apply on-line by clicking the button below or in person at 6718 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA 23226, M-F 9:00-3:00.

EOE

JFS Richmond does not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal or State law.