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.

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!

Bilingual LatinX Advocate – Full Time (12 Month Position)  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides intake, crisis intervention, advocacy, short- term counseling, case management and referrals for Spanish speaking victims of domestic and/or sexual violence. Also provides outreach and education to community partners and agencies that work with underserved populations.

Bilingual LatinX Advocate – Full Time (12 Month Position)  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides intake, crisis intervention, advocacy, short- term counseling, case management and referrals for Spanish speaking victims of domestic and/or sexual violence. Also provides outreach and education to community partners and agencies that work with underserved populations.

Bilingual LatinX Child Advocate – Full Time (12 Month Position)  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides intake, crisis intervention, advocacy, short- term counseling, case management and referrals for Spanish speaking child/youth victims and witnesses of domestic and/or sexual violence. Also provides outreach and education to community partners and agencies that work with underserved populations.

Bilingual LatinX Coordinator of Community Services – Full Time (12 Month Position)  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Supervises and supports The Center’s LatinX Community Services department, which provides intake, crisis intervention, advocacy, short-term counseling, case management and referrals for victims of domestic violence/ intimate partner violence. In addition, this position will also provide clinical services to LatinX domestic violence survivors.

Manager of Crisis & Housing Services – Full Time  |  Job Description |  Apply Now

Provides oversight and leadership within the agency’s crisis and housing programs. In addition, this position also provides crisis intervention, advocacy, short- term counseling, case management and referrals for clients in crisis as a result of domestic and/or sexual violence. This position works under the direction of Coordinator of Crisis & Housing Services, with the support of the Lead Crisis Services Advocate, to ensure that quality services are provided to The Center’s clients, contractual and program compliance, and representation of The Center in the community.

Director, Special Events and Outreach – Full Time | Job Description (coming soon) | Apply Now

The Director of Special Events and Community Outreach is responsible for The Center for Family Justice’s special events programs including researching, creating, coordinating, and implementing all current and future Development-led events and activities.

Staff Attorney/ Family Law Pro Bono Project | Job Description (PDF) | Apply Now
The Center for Family Justice seeks a passionate, energetic, self-motivated, detail-oriented Staff Attorney who will provide legal representation to domestic violence victims in restraining order, matrimonial, custody, visitation, and child support proceedings. The Staff Attorney will empower domestic violence victims by providing them with comprehensive, compassionate, holistic legal services through direct representation.

All interested applicants can apply online.

Are you interested in volunteering or interning?  If so, contact Beth Fitzpatrick at bfitzpatrick@centerforfamilyjustice.org.

 

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.