Careers & Internships

Careers

Program Director– ConnectPoints

Family Service of Chester County is seeking applications for the position of Program Director in our ConnectPoints program. The ConnectPoints Program serves to assist individuals and families facing homelessness and housing insecurity, by conducting thorough assessments and providing connections to county resources with the goal of helping clients achieve stability. Services from ConnectPoints are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. ConnectPoints is a program within the larger County initiative of Decade to Doorways, a ten year plan to prevent and end homelessness in Chester County.

For the position of Program Director we are seeking an individual who is energetic, motivated and forward thinking. Ideal candidates would have a Master’s in social work, psychology, sociology, human services or related field and possess experience in program management and supervision. Ability to fluently speak Spanish, experience managing and analyzing data and/or detailed knowledge of Chester County housing resources are a plus. This position would require occasional evening/weekend work and requires that the individual have stable transportation to travel around the county when necessary. A competitive salary and benefits are offered.

Primary responsibilities would include program management, including supervision of program staff. Ability to assess individuals/families facing homelessness and housing insecurity is a must. Working with data and working with other service providers to create meaningful change towards ending homelessness are also primary responsibilities.

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

 

Internships

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 Kurt Walser, Director of Programs and Services, at 610-696-4900 or email him at kwalser@familyservice.us

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