Current Available Positions

Best Nonprofit to Work ForDirections for Youth & Families is a non-profit, Resiliency Oriented/Trauma Informed agency that provides community based mental health treatment and prevention services in Franklin County. We believe in a healthy work environment based on support, not surveillance, of our employees. We believe in healing centered engagement where we celebrate and utilize the inherent strengths in one’s race, culture, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, and spiritual beliefs in all that we do.

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Positions Available


Case Manager

Full-time Case Manager to provide case management mental health treatment services to youth and families in homes, schools, and the community. Experience working with youth and parents.  Bachelors or Master’s degree in related field. No on-call expectations. No weekends.

Position Requirements:

  • Experience with children and families
  • Excellent communication and engagement skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Valid drivers license and insurance

Agency Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous paid time off & holidays
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance coverage
  • 403b with Employer Contribution
  • Merit-based pay increase
  • Longevity Bonus
  • Amazing co-workers
  • A healthy, positive culture
  • No on-call or weekends

To apply for this position you may email your resume and cover letter, fax it to 614-294-3247 or mail it to DFYF HR Dept, 1515 Indianola Ave., Columbus, OH  43201.


Clinical Social Worker/Counselor

Full-time licensed professional social worker/counselor to provide mental health treatment services to adults and their families, community-based. Experience working with adults and families. Master’s degree required in Social Work or Counseling LISW/LPCC/LSW/LPC. No on-call expectations. No weekends.

Position Requirements:

  • LSW/LISW or LPC/LPCC
  • Experience with children and families
  • Excellent communication and engagement skills
  • Strong clinical skills
  • Experience with family systems-based therapy
  • Valid drivers license and insurance

Agency Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous paid time off & holidays
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance coverage
  • 403b with Employer Contribution
  • Merit-based pay increase
  • Longevity Bonus
  • Amazing co-workers
  • A healthy, positive culture
  • No on-call or weekends

To apply for this position you may email your resume and cover letter, fax it to 614-294-3247 or mail it to DFYF HR Dept, 1515 Indianola Ave., Columbus, OH 43201.


Social Worker/Counselor, School Based

School Connections program provides year-round school and home-based mental health services to students in Franklin County who are currently experiencing or are at risk for mental health and/or behavioral issues. The program aims to assist youth in overcoming barriers that impede academic success using a trauma-informed/resiliency-oriented treatment approach. In addition to providing quality services to youth and families, workers provide collaboration, consultation and education to school personnel.

Position Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work/Counseling preferred or Bachelor’s in Social Work, with LSW
  • LSW/LPC (LISW/LPCC preferred)
  • Experience with children and families
  • Prior experience working with schools and school personnel
  • Excellent communication and engagement skills
  • Strong diagnostic assessment skills
  • Valid drivers license and insurance

Agency Benefits:

    • Competitive salary
    • Generous paid time off & holidays
    • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance coverage
    • 403b with Employer Contribution
    • Merit-based pay increase
  • Longevity Bonus
  • Amazing co-workers
  • A healthy, positive culture
  • No on-call or weekends

To apply for this position you may email your resume and cover letter, fax it to 614-294-3247 or mail it to DFYF HR Dept, 1515 Indianola Ave., Columbus, OH 43201.


 


Directions for Youth & Families is an EOE M/F/D/V