Careers at The Center for Family Justice

The Center’s staff helps individuals be safe from domestic violence, sexual violence and child abuse in the six communities we serve. We work in a climate of mutual respect and teamwork, supported by the CEO/President and administrative staff.

The Center takes part in national demonstration projects and studies and has established best practices in its client services. It has grown to a $2.8 million agency with more than 45 employees who have earned the respect of their peers.

If this sounds like a place where you would be happy to work, check out our list of current job opportunities.

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Current Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at The Center for Family Justice, Connecticut’s first Family Justice Center!

Crisis Services Advocate – Full Time | Job Description (coming soon) | Apply Now
Provides client-centered, strength-based and trauma-informed advocacy and crisis intervention to adult and children victims accessing services via The Center’s domestic violence safe house (Kathie’s Place) and 24hr crisis hotlines for domestic and sexual violence.

Prevention Specialist – Full Time (Exempt) | Job Description (pdf)Apply Now
The Prevention Specialist is responsible for engaging community-based organizations in an organizational capacity assessment and implementation plan to work with youth survivors of sexual violence and to engage in meaningful efforts to prevent sexual violence;  working collaboratively with inner city youth in a community level project using the principals of Youth Participatory Action Research; and delivering prevention education to youth, mentors, professionals and the general public with a special focus on engaging youth, schools, colleges/universities and athletic leadership.

Maintenance and Janitorial | Job Description (pdf) | Apply Now
Perform preventative maintenance tasks and respond to repair requests.  Also responsible for daily janitorial upkeep of facilities.

All interested applicants can apply online.

Are you interested in volunteering or interning?  If so, contact Beth Fitzpatrick at


The Justice Legal Center Opportunities

The Center for Family Justice is looking for individuals interested in opening solo law practices to participate in Connecticut’s first and only Legal Incubator Program.    Click HERE to get details about this exciting opportunity, understand the criteria and learn how to apply.

This is not an employment opportunity.