“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.

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.

Employment Opportunities

Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Counselor
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.

Supervised Visitation Security Officer
MV Community Services CONNECT to End Violence program 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.

Responsibilities include securing the premises and conducting safety checks of individuals.

Emergency Services Shift Worker
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.

Licensed Outpatient Clinician
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.

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist
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.

Recovery Support Center Program Director
MV Community Services new Recovery Support Center is seeking a Program Director to oversee services, budgeting, reporting and programming provided by the Center. Lived experience in recovery from substance addiction or co-occurring disorder. Demonstrated knowledge and competency on substance addiction and recovery. This role will work closely with other community organizations, the leadership body of the Recovery Support Center, and are responsible for the sustainability of the Center. With staff, members and volunteers, maintains a safe, welcoming space for all those participating in the Center and upholds the Code of Ethics and philosophy of the Center. Click here for full job description.

Recovery Support Center Program Coordinator
MV Community Services new Recovery Support Center is seeking a Program Coordinator to manage the day-to-day activities and of the Center. Lived experience in recovery from substance addiction or co-occurring disorder. Demonstrated knowledge and competency on substance addiction and recovery. This role works closely with members and Volunteer Leaders to develop and maintain a calendar of activities that is responsive to the needs of the recovery community. With staff, members and volunteers, maintains a safe, welcoming space for all those participating in the Center and upholds the Code of Ethics and philosophy of the Center. Click here for full job description.

Executive Coordinator
Healthy Aging Martha’s Vineyard is seeking an Executive Coordinator to provide leadership, vision and direction for Healthy Aging Martha’s Vineyard (HAMV), a partnership with Martha’s Vineyard Community Services. The Executive Coordinator will implement policies approved by the HAMV Executive Committee, manage HAMV programs and operations, oversee budget, develop fundraising strategies, work closely with community partners, and represent the organization in the community. Preferred qualifications include Bachelor’s degree with professional experience in health care, geriatric care and social services a plus. Non-profit and supervisory experience desired.

Clinician
MV Community Services Counsel, Outreach and Referral for the Elderly (CORE) program is seeking an organized, caring person with a mental health counseling or a related human services field to provide clinical (mental health and substance use) services and care coordination to older adults. Clinician will also refer clients to home and community-based direct services and supports. Experience with in home counseling preferred. Bachelor’s degree required. A valid driver’s license and a car are required for this position.

Administrative Assistant
MV Community Services Early Education and Care Center is seeking a full time dedicated and reliable Administrative Assistant to join our team. Requires experience working in an office setting. Requires a high level of discretion, confidentiality, non-judgmental, positive attitude and working competently under pressure. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office. High school diploma or equivalent with a Bachelor’s Degree preferred plus at least 6 months of experience in clerical work.

Childcare Provider
MV Community Services Family Center is seeking a part-time Childcare Provider at our Family Center to provide childcare during Parent Education and Support Groups. Experience working with young children necessary.

Early Childhood Teacher
MV 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 energetic, compassionate and eager to learn alongside children, colleagues and parents. Teacher or Lead Teacher Certification preferred.

Family Service Provider
MV Community Services Family Center is seeking a part-time (15 hours per week) Family Service Provider. Successful candidates have experience working with children and families and are energetic, compassionate and eager to learn. Applicants must have strong communication skills, a flexible schedule and basic computer skills.

Licensed Mental Health Clinician
MV Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative 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.

Master’s Level Mental Health Clinician
MV Community Services Island Wide Youth Collaborative 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.

Substitute Teacher
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.

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.com or 508-693-7900 x260.

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