Careers & Internships

Careers

Are you a highly motivated individual with a passion to make a difference? Do you want to embody your full potential? Are you ready to wake up everyday and be passionate about your work? If so, Family Service is the agency for you!

Family Service of Chester County is always looking for top talent to join the team. With an incredible workplace culture and amazing perks, people who come here have a hard time leaving! FSCC offers competitive pay, PTO, health benefits, retirement, and more!

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Available positions (4)

Family Counselor

Family Service of Chester County is seeking licensed applicants for the position of Family Counselor in our Counseling Program. This is a 37.5 hour per week position with benefits (retirement, health insurance w/ vision and dental, FSA, 6 weeks paid vacation/year). Our program has a reputation for its supportive culture that prioritizes preventing burnout among staff and giving high-quality care to clients who would otherwise be unable to access it.

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about helping underserved individuals and families through counseling. Ideal candidates would have a Master’s in Social Work or related degree, at least 2 years’ experience providing psychotherapy, as well as strong clinical skills. Applicants must have a PA license, preferably LCSW, although related mental health licenses will be considered. Ability to speak fluent Spanish would be a plus but is not required.

The counselor’s primary responsibilities include providing individual, family, couples, co-parent, and group counseling services at the main office and at least one branch office, formulating psychosocial assessments, developing treatment plans with clients, carrying out the treatment process, evaluating the course and results of treatment, maintaining client records and charting in a timely manner, attending clinical staff meetings, and meeting productivity standards.

Job Type: Full-time

COVID-19 considerations:
Currently, our counselors are working remotely providing video sessions due to COVID-19.

Education:

  • Master's (Required)

License/Certification:

  • LCSW, LPC, or LMFT license (Required)

Work Location: Multiple Locations


To apply, send resume and cover letter to Kevin Hayes at khayes@familyservice.us

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The Exchange Club Family Center is seeking to hire two (Case Manager (full time)

Job Summary

The Exchange Club Family Center (ECFC) is seeking compassionate individual to work with families throughout Chester County to alleviate the risk factors associated with child abuse and neglect.  ECFC is part of a nationwide network of child abuse centers that provides a  parenting support program to promote positive parent-child relationships, enhance parental self-sufficiency and prevent child abuse and neglect. This position provides individual case management to families with children ages 0 -12 and will accept referrals from Chester County Department of Children, Youth and Families. Requires home visits with families  to ensure the safety of family members and empower the parents/caregivers to care for their children with the goal of preventing out of home placement.This is a full time position at 37.5 hours/week with benefits, including health insurance with vision and dental, FSA, retirement, and paid vacation/holidays equal to 7 weeks. To see the full list of benefits, click here.


Base Salary: $40,000-$42,000 based on experience and credentials

Requirements

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Social Work, Human Services or Counseling.
  • Experience Working with Families and Children Preferred.
  • Child Abuse, State Police Criminal History and FBI clearances.
  • Valid Driver’s License and use of private vehicle.

Contact

To submit a resume and cover letter please contact Amy DeFonzo at adefonzo@familyservice.us or 610 696-4900 ext. 123.

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 internship information and inquiries, please contact Kevin Hayes at khayes@familyservice.us

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