Careers

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. CFJ 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 50 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. Please note that because of the volume of applicants for many of our positions, CFJ is not able to communicate with all interested parties. Our Human Resources team will reach out directly to candidates we wish to interview.

Clinician – Full Time  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provide individual and group trauma focused therapy to children that have been impacted by sexual violence, physical abuse, or have witnessed violence that are referred to the Child Advocacy Center. Provide clinical services to non-offending caregivers of children who have experienced sexual violence and/or physical violence. Provide clinical support and guidance to all direct service staff. Represent CFJ clinical services on the Greater Bridgeport Multidisciplinary Team.

Child Advocate – Full Time  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides crisis intervention, advocacy, short- term counseling, case management, support groups and referrals for child and youth survivors of domestic and sexual violence including child abuse. In addition, this position engages in the development and enhancement of child and youth programming in the Advocacy department and provides prevention education to children and youth as needed.

Child Abuse Prevention Educator – Full Time  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Plans, organizes, develops, and implements education and training efforts related to child abuse (sexual abuse, physical abuse, and trafficking) prevention to both children and parents. Coordinates outreach efforts to engage community in prevention education and social change.

 

Domestic Violence Latinx Advocate – Full Time  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides intake, crisis intervention, advocacy, short- term counseling, case management and referrals for
adult victims of domestic and/or sexual violence.

Domestic Violence Safehouse Advocate – Full Time  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides client-centered, trauma informed services that include advocacy, crisis intervention, safety planning, and referrals to primary and secondary victims that are residents of The Center’s domestic violence safehouse. Also provides services to victims of domestic and sexual violence via The Center’s domestic violence and sexual violence hotlines.

Family Advocate – Full Time  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides information, advocacy, referrals and case management services to children and their non-offending care givers referred to the Multidisciplinary Investigative Team (MDT) and Child Advocacy Center (CAC). Referrals to the MDT/CAC are in response to abuse allegations reported to law enforcement and/or the Department of Children and Families.

Self Sufficiency Case Manager – Full Time  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides information, advocacy, referrals and case management services to children and their non-offending care givers referred to the Multidisciplinary Investigative Team (MDT) and Child Advocacy Center (CAC). Referrals to the MDT/CAC are in response to abuse allegations reported to law enforcement and/or the Department of Children and Families.

All interested applicants can apply online.

 

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.