Current openings


LPN-Respite & Family Resource Center

Part-time Licensed Practical Nurses to oversee and provide for the medical and physical needs of children with developmental disabilities.


Requirements:  Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse with a minimum of three years experience working with children.


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Direct Care Staff-Respite & Family Resource Center

Staff needed for per diem work as direct care providers in a residential setting caring for children with developmental disabilities.


Requirements:  High School Diploma; Bachelors degree preferred; a minimum of three years experience working with children with disabilities in a group setting required.


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LCSW-Respite & Family Resource Center

A full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker is needed to coordinate services for children with developmental disabilities.

Qualifications:  LCSW and a minimum of three years experience working directly with children with developmental disabilities required.


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Direct Care Staff – Group Home Program

Direct care staff provide care and supervision to ensure the safety and well being of children residing in our residential setting.  Work as part of a team to help create a home-like environment and support the needs of the children.


Requirements: Must be 21; high school graduate; good driving record; a responsible,energetic and caring person who loves children.


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Social Worker

This person will function as a team member in coordinating services for children under the care and supervision of JAFCO’s family preservation, foster care, adoption, emergency shelter and group home programs. The social worker will serve as the child and family’s advocate in attempting to provide and facilitate the best possible care and treatment available.


Requirements: Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Family Therapy and two years direct experience working with children


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This person will provide a safe therapeutic environment for both children and adults that will allow them to openly and freely express their feelings and work through issues of loss, abuse, abandonment and other family related traumas.


Requirements: Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology or Family Therapy Two years direct experience working with children and families Licensed or license eligible


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Licensed Clinical Social Worker needed for the Greater Philadelphia area.  This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the expansion of the Florida-based model and to provide privatized child welfare services to the Jewish community in the Greater Philadelphia area.


Requirements:  Masters degree in social work or related field and active clinical license.  Minimum of two years experience within the child welfare community including foster, care, adoption, and family preservation/case management services desired.  Candidates should have excellent clinical, organizational skills and computer skills, flexible, hard working, willing to work 2-3 nights per week, on-call, some local travel, and assist with development and fundraising events.


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JAFCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug Free Workplace. Pre-Employment Screening includes:  Fingerprinting and criminal background screening, drug testing, motor vehicle driver’s license screening, and reference checks.  You must be able to pass all screenings to be eligible for employment.