JBWS - Jersey Battered Women's Service

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Careers & Internships


Thank you for your interest in joining JBWS. We employ approximately 75 staff in a variety of full and part-time clinical, outreach and administrative positions. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity in our hiring practices to all individuals. As such, JBWS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, or any other prohibited basis. Student internship and volunteer opportunities are available also.

  Employment Opportunities

To apply for a position with JBWS, you can email your resume to employment@jbws.org or fax it to 973-605-5898 and please reference the Job Code or position.


Per diem positions, including overnights, in the safe house. This is an awake postion . Duties include providing support to residential clients, helpline, and intake assessment. BSW or related. Include this code in subject line: RESCOUN.

Bilingual Counselor - FT Master’s level (MSW or related degree) position available for a Bilingual (Spanish/English) counselor.  Position includes direct service for Spanish speaking victims of domestic violence including; crisis intervention, individual and/or group counseling and case management.

Position includes two evenings a week. E-mail resume to employment@jbws.org or fax to 973-455-0830 with name of position

Manager of Professional Training – FT; minimum 35 hours per week

To lead a successful Professional Training Program, including:

  • Managing the development and implementation of training for professionals on the early identification, intervention, and referral in cases of intimate partner violence;

  • Managing the development and implementation of the 40-hour and ongoing training for volunteers and staff;

  • Plan for conferences and webinars, in collaboration with other staff and community professionals;

  • Support the community adult education and youth prevention programs, as needed

  • Overall evaluation and reporting of the program

Successful candidates should have expertise in domestic violence and community resources; excellent verbal and written communication skills; effective interpersonal skills and ability to relate to various professionals and volunteers; strong administrative and curriculum development ability; good use of audio-visual technology; and a valid driver’s license. Prefer a Master’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology or related.

Send Resume to:

employment@jbws.org Job Code: PROFESSIONAL TRAINING


Hourly Bilingual (Spanish) Counselor in batterers’ intervention program located in Morris County, NJ.  Duties include group counseling, intakes and documentation.  Knowledge of domestic violence preferred.  Master’s degree in counseling, psychology or social work required. FAX resume 973-539-4068 or email: employment@jbws.org.


Student Internship Opportunities

JBWS utilizes between five and eight interns in several JBWS programs during the school year. In general, JBWS interns are first or second year master's level students in Social Work or Counseling. Most of the internships are for clinical positions and we sometimes have a need for administrative interns. All interns must complete a 40+ hours training program provided by JBWS. Prospective interns should work through their school internships programs. For any questions or for more information, please contact the Volunteer Program Manager at 973-267-7520 X129 or volunteer@jbws.org.

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