We are clinicians and social workers, psychiatrists, counselors, case workers, teachers, and volunteers. Embracing community in collaboration with police and  primary care physicians, clergy, the hospital and the schools. People who share our belief in the worth and dignity of all.


Please note – we are currently focused on responding to COVID-19 and are not interviewing at this time. Roles remain available and applications will be kept on file for the future. Thank you for your patience.


Rewarding job opportunities at MV Community Services:

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITY

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the CEO will have overall responsibility for the planning, implementation, administration and management of all agency programs, services and systems.  S/he will serve as an advisor to the Board on all agency matters and can expect the active involvement and support of its members.

The CEO will be expected to work with the Board, staff, funders, policy makers and many stakeholders to enhance and continue the strategic evolution of MV Community Services.  S/he will be the spokesperson for the organization in a wide and highly visible range of situations, providing confidence-inspiring leadership, mobilizing broad-based support and identifying and acting on opportunities for the growth and funding of the agency’s mission.

With the support of the senior management team, the CEO is accountable for the fiscal health and management of the agency.  S/he oversees MV Community Services’ operating and capital budgets and maintains fiscal control over expenditures.  S/he provides leadership in identifying sources of public and private support for its operations and capital development, actively meeting with potential donors and growing an expanded and robust network of supporters.

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Resumes may be submitted in confidence to:

Ford Webb Associates
60 Thoreau Street
Concord, MA 01741

Or Email to mvcs@fordwebb.com


Disability Services promotes community integration and independence of Island residents with disabilities. Everyone deserves the opportunity to live full, active and engaged lives regardless of physical or intellectual ability.  We support the inclusion of individuals with intellectual, mental, physical or developmental disabilities within our community and throughout their lifetime. 

Disability Servies Job Opportunities


Daybreak Clubhouse Staff Generalist   

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Daybreak Clubhouse is seeking a Staff Generalist for a year-round part-time position in a psychosocial rehabilitation program for adults with mental illness. Bachelor’s degree preferred with two years’ experience in the field of mental health. Looking for someone with interest or experience in helping folks with disabilities achieve community integration. Proficiency in using Microsoft Word and Excel required.

CONNECT to End Violence, a dual domestic violence program and rape crisis center, provides free and confidential services to individuals who have experienced or witnessed domestic or sexual violence as well as loved ones, friends, acquaintances or coworkers who may also be impacted. Our services are available to all genders, abilities, sexual orientations, ethnicity, demographics etc. All services, including bilingual, are available on a walk-in basis, or by appointment.

Join the CONNECT to End Violence team


Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Clinician
MV Community Services CONNECT to End Violence program is seeking a Master’s Level 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 in addition to direct service work.

Responsibilities include: Providing direct counseling, clinical services, and advocative services to victims/survivors of domestic and sexual violence; crisis hotline coverage; child witness to violence services; and 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.

MV Community Services CONNECT to End Violence program is seeking an Education and Prevention Coordinator. This is a full-time 40 hour position and is responsible coordinating and facilitating prevention and awareness classes and trainings for services providers and Island school systems.  This position includes the direct service work of a Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Counselor.

Responsibilities include: Maintaining strong professional relationships with Island schools, coordinating, developing, scheduling, and implementing the Healthy Relationships curriculum, and other prevention programming, facilitating training and education outreach to service providers. Additionally, providing direct counseling and advocative services to victims/survivors of domestic and sexual violence; crisis hotline coverage. 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. Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience preferred. Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation required. Bilingual (English/Portuguese) preferred

MV Community Services CONNECT to End Violence program is seeking an Administrative Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Counselor. This is a full-time 40 hour position and is responsible for the day-to-day activities of the office and works closely with the Program Director to ensure all state and federal contract requirements are followed.  This position includes the direct service work of a Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis.

CounselorResponsibilities include: adhering to contract obligations for reporting and data collection, assisting to develop and implement strategies to meet the needs of the community, providing usual and customary administrative duties of the program. Additionally, providing direct counseling and advocative services to victims/survivors of domestic and sexual violence; crisis hotline coverage.

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 in addition to direct service work.

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing direct counseling, clinical services, 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.

Our clinical team is committed to helping adults, seniors, families, children and adolescents deal with day-to-day challenges, stress, trauma, mental health, substance use, and behavioral issues. All staff are skilled, sensitive professionals who work as a multidisciplinary team to assess a wide array of emotional/behavioral issues and provide client-centered, goal oriented, evidenced-based approaches to problem resolution. We strive to empower individuals, children and families to achieve and maintain meaningful and healthy lives.

Join our Mental Health Services Team


MV Community Services Island Counseling Center is seeking a full time dedicated and reliable Administrative Assistant to join our team. Requires experience working in a (medical/behavioral health) office setting. Requires a high level of discretion, confidentiality, non-judgmental, positive attitude and ability to work competently under pressure. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office. High school diploma or equivalent and prior experience as an administrative professional. Bilingual (English/Portuguese) preferred.

MV 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.

The Island Counseling Center is seeking a Flexible Support Clinician to provide home and community based clinical interventions that support the Youth and family in achieving specific treatment goals that lead to improved functioning in identified area(s) of life. Strengthen the well-being of youth and their families; build family cohesion; and prevent the need for more intensive services for youth enrolled with the Department of Mental Health (DMH) Flexible Support Services (FSS), and the Department of Children and Families (DCF). Ensure services provided to each youth in cohort are integrated and coordinated across Team members.

Licensed Mental Health Clinician (LMHC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW),  or Masters in Counseling or related field with at least 1 year of experience working directly with Family/Youth who have experienced serious emotional disturbance or other mental and emotional challenges to well-being.

MV Community Services Island Counseling Center is seeking Massachusetts mental health clinicians for our outpatient clinic. As part of a therapeutic team, clinicians will have an opportunity to provide individual and group therapy, home-based individual, and family and group therapeutic services to a diverse caseload of all ages. All clinicians have an opportunity to participate in peer support, and may with proper credentials, provide supervision for other staff on track to licensure.  Bilingual (English/Portuguese) a plus.

MV Community Services Island Counseling Center is seeking a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist in Mental Health to provide psychiatric assessment and medication management. MVCS is the sole behavioral health clinic for mental health, substance use and crisis services on the Island. It has a rich history of success and many creative projects in development. MVCS offers competitive salary and benefits including: student loan repayment, relocation package, health, life, dental, vision, and retirement plans.

Island Wide Youth Collaborative Opportunities

The Island Wide Youth Collaborativ, a Massachusetts Family Resource Center and a program of MV Community Services is seeking a Family Support Worker/School Liaison. This position is responsible for working with families and individuals to access community programs and services as well as work closely with the school districts to identify individuals and families that may be in need of support services. Required qualifications include: a background in social services or in a mental health setting as well as a high level of communication, organizational and leadership skills. This is a full-time position with some evenings and weekends required.

The Island Wide Youth Collaborative, a Massachusetts Family Resource Center and a program of MV Community Services is seeking a Family Partner. This position is responsible for working with families to access services and referrals as well as assists families who are seeking CRA-related services. Required qualifications include: a background in social services or in a mental health setting as well as a high level of communication, organizational and leadership skills. This is a full-time position with some evenings and weekends required. Bilingual Preferred (Brazilian Portuguese)


Early Education and Care Center opportunities:


MV Community Services Early Education and Care 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.

MVCS is seeking a full time teacher to join our team of dedicated early childhood professionals in our NAEYC accredited childcare program. Successful candidates are energetic, compassionate and eager to learn alongside children, colleagues and parents. EEC Teacher or Lead Teacher Certification preferred.

Employment Benefits


MV Community Services offers all employees who work 30+ hours a variety of benefits.

Health Insurance

  • Two plans are offered through Blue Cross and Blue Shield of
    Massachusetts: a traditional HMO plan or a high deductible PPO plan.
  • MV Community Services pays 67% of the premium for all employees.
    • With our PPO plan, employees have a Health Savings Account in which MVCS pays half of the deductible prorated by pay periods.
    • For the HMO plan, we offer a flexible spending account in which employees may contribute pre-tax dollars to an account to pay for qualified medical expenses and daycare expenses.

Dental Insurance

  • MV Community offers Blue Cross and Blue Shield Dental Blue Program 2.

Vision Insurance

  • VSP insurance covers some eye care services, glasses and contact lenses.

Life Insurance

  • MV Community provides group life insurance coverage that provides 1.5 times salary if death occurs while employed. This is provided at no cost to employees.

Retirement Program

  • MV Community offers employees an opportunity to contribute to a 403(b) plan with Vanguard.

To apply for an employment opportunity, please fill out our online Employment Application. 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 ahoughton@mvcommunityservices.org or 508-693-7900 x260.

All applicants have rights under federal employment laws: