JBWS - Jersey Battered Women's Service


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Thank you for your interest in joining JBWS. We employ approximately 75 staff in a variety of full and part-time clinical, outreach and administrative positions. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity in our hiring practices to all individuals. As such, JBWS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, or any other prohibited basis. Student internship and volunteer opportunities are available also.

  Employment Opportunities

To apply for a position with JBWS, you can email your cover letter and resume to employment@jbws.org or fax it to 973-605-5898 and please reference the Job Title.

FT Bilingual Case Manager

Seeking a passionate, strengths-based, and engaging part time or full time Bilingual Case Manager to join an interdisciplinary team of committed professionals in the domestic violence field. This individual is knowledgeable about community resources and works with clients to increase self-sufficiency using a collaborative and empowerment approach. Possessing strong interpersonal skills, this case manager will provide career/educational counseling and housing advocacy, research job and scholarship opportunities for clients, and effectively coordinate client services with program staff in order to assist clients in reaching their goals.

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in relevant subject matter, such as social work, and experience in housing, vocational, and/or social services case management. Candidate must complete 40 hours of domestic violence training upon hire.  Schedule includes a minimum of 2 evenings per week. Verbal and written fluency in Spanish.

FT Bilingual Counselor

Seeking a passionate, dynamic, and skilled bi-lingual counselor  LSW/LCSW or LAC/LPC to join an interdisciplinary team of dedicated professionals in the domestic violence field. This dedicated, organized, reliable, and flexible individual will be responsible for providing individual and group counseling and ongoing support to victims of domestic violence.  Verbal and written fluency in Spanish.

Candidate is required to complete 40 hours of domestic violence training mandated by the State of NJ upon hire.  Schedule includes 2 evenings per week.

Per diem Overnight Advocate (awake position) to work weekends.  BSW or related degree is required.  Responsibilities include answering 24-hour helpline, crisis intervention, assessment, intakes, and monitoring security cameras. Send cover letter and resume to employment@jbws.org or fax to 973-605-5898 with the name of the position.  EOE

Per diem positions in Safe House

including day, evening and overnight (awake position). Seeking per diem advocate to provide support and advocacy for residential clients. Responsibilities include helpline, crisis intervention, intake, assessment and security cameras. BSW or related degree is required. Include this code in subject line: RESCOUN. EOE

Student Internship Opportunities

JBWS utilizes between five and eight interns in several JBWS programs during the school year. In general, JBWS interns are first or second year master's level students in Social Work or Counseling. Most of the internships are for clinical positions and we sometimes have a need for administrative interns. All interns must complete a 40+ hours training program provided by JBWS. Prospective interns should work through their school internships programs. For any questions or for more information, please contact the Volunteer Program Manager at 973-267-7520 X129 or volunteer@jbws.org. EOE


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