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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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Featured Opportunities

State Contracting Policy Analysis Consultant

The Collaborative is a coalition of the state’s four major human service provider associations: the Association for Behavioral Healthcare, the Association for Developmental Disabilities Providers, the Children’s League of Massachusetts, and the Providers’ Council. The Collaborative seeks a highly motivated individual with exceptional organizational and analytical skills to coordinate collective activities around rate setting pursuant to Chapter 257 of the Acts of 2008. The person will perform the role and duties as an independent contractor to analyze rates, assess the factors being considered, and to advise to their adequacy, fairness, and consistency with other contracted rate developments. Their work products, representations and tasks will be solely for The Collaborative and they will not receive any employee benefits or be considered an employee of The Collaborative or any of its associations. For more information & to apply, click here.



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

Department of Children and Families (DCF) is seeking a dynamic individual to fill the role of Assistant Commissioner for Permanency.  The selected candidate will oversee Foster Care Support Services, Adolescent & Young Adult Services and Adoption Services which are critical to achieving the agency mission, and ensure compliance with program related state and federal statutory requirements. More information regarding the job’s descriptions, qualifications, pay, benefits, and how to apply can be found here


Many of our member organizations are looking for applicants! Click the link to an organization name to check out the variety of positions available.

Featured Opportunities

More Than Words

Retail & Events Business Training Manager (Boston)

The Retail & Events Business Training Manager leads a team of 2-4 youth employees to manage their own retail used bookstore and dynamic event space in our newly renovated South End venue. More Than Words seeks a candidate who is business minded, creative, motivated, detail-oriented and committed to working with our youth team. Candidates should have prior experience in retail, events, and team management. Marketing experience is a plus. The Retail & Events BTM will work on a dynamic team in partnership with the business staff, interns and volunteers, and serve as a role model and professional resource for youth. This position requires a flexible schedule.

18 Degrees 

Acentria 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


Program Director, My First Place; Roxbury, MA

Transition Coordinator, Adult Residential Services

Program Director, Foster Care & Family Supports; North Shore, MA

Youth Advocate, My First Place; Roxbury MA

Kennedy-Donovan Center

Key Program

Latham Centers

LUK, Inc.

MA Adoption Resource Exchange

Specialized Recruitment Coordinator (P/T)

Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Adoption Recruiter – Eastern MA (F/T)

Massachusetts Children’s Alliance (MACA) 

Massachusetts Law Reform Institute

Massachusetts MENTOR

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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