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Working in the child welfare sector is critical to building support systems for children in our state.  There are a variety of ways to build a career in this sector- as a clinician, as managerial or support staff, and as an advocate. View our job board below to see how you can apply your talents to support the needs of children, youth, and families. 

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MA Department of Children & Families (DCF)

MA Department of Mental Health (DMH)

MA Department of Youth Services (DYS)

MA Executive Office of Health & Human Services (EOHHS)



Featured Opportunities

Children’s‘ Service Coordinator for Foster Care/Adoption: The Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange (MARE) finds adoptive homes for children and teens waiting in foster care. The Children’s’ Service Coordinator position will oversee the caseload in the Northern region of the state and collaboratively work with DCF and contracted adoption agency social workers on behalf of youth in foster care. 

This role is full-time and remote during COVID. No direct work with children is involved. Salary is $42-46,000 a year with generous benefits including health, dental, death, and disability insurance. To apply to this position or to read more about the roles and qualifications, please view the job posting here.


President & CEO: 18 Degrees is hiring for a President and CEO. The position is responsible for providing agency and community leadership; strategic and operational direction; and programmatic, financial and human resources stewardship to ensure service delivery and 18 Degrees’ continued mission impact and growth, in line with our Vision, Compass Points, strategy and goals. The CEO reports to the 18 Degrees Board of Directors and supervises an executive team of six.

This role is full-time and located in Western MA. No information is provided regarding salary of benefits.  To apply to this position or to read more about the roles and qualifications, please view the job posting here.

Explore More Employment Opportunities 

18 Degrees

Ascentria Care Alliance

Baystate Community Services

Boys Town New England

Brandon Residential Treatment Center, Inc.

Cambridge Family & Children’s Service

Center for Human Development


Child & Family Services, Inc.

Children’s Services of Roxbury

Children’s Study Home

Communities for People

Community Action Pioneer Valley


Cotting School


Doctor Franklin Perkins School

Fall River Deaconess Home

Family & Community Resource Center

Family Continuity

Family Services of the Merrimack Valley

Friends of Children

Gandara Mental Health Center, Inc.

Heading Home

The Home for Little Wanderers


Kennedy-Donovan Center

Key Program

Latham Centers

LUK, Inc.

MA Adoption Resource Exchange

Massachusetts Children’s Alliance (MACA) 

Massachusetts Law Reform Institute

Massachusetts MENTOR

More Than Words

NFI Massachusetts

Old Colony YMCA 

Robert F. Kennedy Action Corps

St. Ann’s Home

St. Vincent’s Services

Stevens Treatment Programs

Treehouse Foundation

Walker Cares

Wayside Youth

Youth Opportunities Upheld (You Inc)

Youth Villages Inc 

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