Job Opening

Counselor – MSW Social Worker (Part-Time)

Family Service of Chester County is seeking applications for the position of Family Counselor in our Counseling Program. Established in 1947, Family Service provides counseling to people of all ages and backgrounds on a sliding scale fee basis at five Chester County locations.

For this position we are seeking an individual who is energetic, motivated, driven, and enthusiastic about counseling individuals, families, couples, and co-parents.  Ideal candidates would have a Master’s in social work and experience in counseling.  Ability to fluently speak Spanish would be a plus.   This position is for up to 20 hours per week, 48 weeks per year. The counselor is required to see clients for at least 3 hours a week outside of regular business hours, either in the evening, Saturday mornings, or weekday mornings before 9 am.

The counselor’s primary responsibilities include rendering direct counseling services at the main office and at least one branch office, formulating psychosocial assessments, treatment plans, and goals with clients, carrying out the treatment process, evaluating the course and results of treatment, maintaining client records and charting in a timely manner, attending supervisory meetings and staff meetings, and meeting productivity standards.

If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to counselor@familyservice.us. Family Service of Chester County is an equal opportunity employer.


Family Service of Chester County has training affiliations with several area graduate schools and undergraduate social work programs, including Bryn Mawr College, Widener University, and West Chester University.

Internships include:

  • Counseling
  • Case management for child abuse prevention
  • Nonprofit development (grants writing, fundraising, web writing)

For information and inquiries, please contact Meg Pope, Counseling Program Director, at 610-696-4900 or email her at mpope@familyservice.us.