“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” – Steve Jobs
Our staff is dedicated to making a positive difference on Martha’s Vineyard. We are a team clinicians, teachers, professionals and administrative staff who work together to best serve children, families, teens, seniors and everyone in between.
We have a variety of rewarding job opportunities. Current opportunities include:
Chicken Alley Thrift Shop Opportunities:
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Chicken Alley Thrift Shop is seeking a Sales Associate to assist management with general retail tasks, intake of donations, and sorting and pricing. Must be able to lift and carry 40lbs. Very fast paced work environment. Must be a team player, have people skills and be able to multitask while staying calm under pressure.
CONNECT to End Violence Opportunities:
Supervised Visitation Center Security Office
CONNECT to end violence, a program of Martha’s Vineyard Community Services, is seeking a Supervised Visitation Center Security Officer. This position is responsible for providing security for visitation facilitated between children and non-custodial parents. The position is per diem per the visitation center schedule.
- Securing the premises
- Conducting safety checks of individuals
The successful candidate must have excellent communication and personal safety skills. The successful candidate must be reliable. Bachelor’s Degree, and/or equivalent experience in the field of personal security or public safety. Valid driver’s license and transportation required. Bilingual (English/Portuguese) a plus.
Adult/Child Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Clinician
CONNECT to end violence, a program of Martha’s Vineyard Community Services, is seeking an Adult/Child Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Clinician. This is a full-time 40 hour position and is responsible for developing and providing child witness to violence services.
- Providing direct counseling and advocative services to victims/survivors of domestic and sexual violence
- Providing crisis hotline coverage
- Providing child witness to violence services
- Facilitating support groups for parents and children
The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills, integrity, a strong understanding of and practice of confidentiality, and work well independently and as part of a team. The successful candidate must have experience working with individuals impacted by domestic and sexual violence and experience working with children and adults who have experienced trauma. Master’s Degree required. Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation required. Bilingual (English/Portuguese) preferred.
Early Education and Care Center Opportunities:
Early Childhood Teacher
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Early Education and Care Center is seeking a full-time teacher to join our team of dedicated early childhood professionals in our NAEYC accredited childcare program. Successful candidates are:
- Eager to learn alongside children, colleagues, and parents.
EEC Teacher or Lead Teacher Certification preferred.
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Childcare Center is seeking substitute teachers to work in our NAEYC accredited childcare program. Flexible hours, summer or year-round, in a fun and supportive work environment.
Island Counseling Center Opportunities:
Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center is seeking a Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist to provide pharmacological management and direct treatment to clients. Duties include:
- Providing psychiatric evaluations and medication management services
- Bio-psychosocial assessments
- Direct care services to clients requesting treatment in Outpatient Mental Health Clinic.
Qualifications include two or more years of relevant post-license experience and Master’s Degree in psychiatric mental health nursing, ANCC Board certified, MA RNPC licensed, DEA registration and MA controlled substance certification.
Licensed Outpatient Clinicians
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center is seeking Massachusetts mental health clinicians for the community based outpatient behavioral health service system. As part of a therapeutic team, clinicians will provide supervision for staff on track to licensure, office and home-based individual, family and group therapeutic services to a diverse caseload of all ages. Experience in contract management preferred. Bilingual (English/Portuguese) a plus. MVCS is the sole OP clinic for MH/SA and crisis services on the Island. It has a rich history of success and many creative projects in development.
Emergency Services Shift Worker
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center is seeking a Masters level mental health clinician for a part-time position in Emergency Services. Provide mental health evaluations to individuals and families in crisis, urgent care services and supporting the administrative functions of our Emergency Services Team. Must have transportation. Bilingual (English/Portuguese) a plus.
Island Wide Youth Collaborative Opportunities:
All Island Wellness Plan Program Coordinator
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative (IWYC) is seeking an All Island Wellness Plan Program Coordinator. Under the direction of the Martha’s Vineyard Public Schools (MVPS) and in collaboration with the IWYC the successful candidate will work closely with MVPS to create and implement the school wide wellness plan. Experience with community organizing and program implementation preferred.
Part Time Licensed Mental Health Clinician
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative (IWYC) is seeking a Licensed Mental Health Clinician to work with students enrolled in grades Kindergarten through 12th grade. The successful candidate will have at least five years’ experience as a licensed clinician with experience administering the CANS assessment. Clinician will provide supervision for case managers on clinical issues. Families involved in the court system are a priority for the IWYC.
Part Time Master’s Level Clinician
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative (IWYC) is seeking a Master’s Level Clinician to work with students enrolled in grades Kindergarten through 12th grade in the Martha’s Vineyard Public School System. The successful candidate will be supervised by the IWYC Licensed Mental Health Clinician and work closely with the IWYC staff and school staff to meet the needs of students.
To apply for any of the above employment opportunities, please fill out our online Employment Application below. Please note, you will be required to attach your resume and cover letter in the online application. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact Amy Houghton, Director of Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-693-7900 x260.Employment Application
All applicants have rights under federal employment laws:
- Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
- Employee Rights and Responsibilities under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
- Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)