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Careers at JFS

JFS is able to  fulfill its mission to strengthen and support individuals, families, and communities because of our talented, dedicated, and phenomenal staff. Everyday our team helps people in the Greater Rochester community improve their emotional, physical, and financial well-being. Join us to transform lives and make a meaningful difference right here in Rochester!

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Here are a few of the reasons why working at JFS is a great choice:

  • Health & dental insurance through Excellus BCBS
  • Flexible spending accounts – An FSA account allows you to set aside a portion of earnings for qualified medical and dependent care expenses 
  • Employee life insurance 
  • Supplemental accident, cancer, hospitalization, life, short-term disability coverage through Aflac
  • Generous vacation & sick time for full- and part-time employees that begins to accrue on your first day of employment 
  • Holidays – JFS observes the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Friday after Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day. Additionally, JFS observes up to 13 Jewish holidays each year
  • JFS Rochester closes at 3pm each Friday
  • Retirement plans – Employees are eligible to contribute to the 403 (b) retirement plan and/or Roth IRA immediately upon hire. After meeting the requirement of one full year of employment an employee will be eligible for an employer contribution. 

Current Openings at JFS

Mental Health Counselor

Summary: Responsible for providing diagnostic assessments, therapy, counseling, and support services for a diverse caseload including adults, older adults, caregivers and/or families experiencing mental health

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