Careers 2017-08-09T20:09:32+00:00


If you have a passion for helping youth and families, NYFS is a great place to work and volunteer. We are highly dedicated to supporting youth, families and individuals in communities throughout the northern suburbs of Ramsey County.

Learn more about our volunteer opportunities.

Current Job & Internship Openings

Job Posting

Position:           Licensed School Based Therapist

Salary:              Negotiable – D.O.Q.

Hours:              10 month position; full time during that period; part-time hourly mid-June – mid-August

Location:          Northeast Youth & Family Services                              

Close Date:      Until filled                   Posting Date:  8/9/17

Purpose of Position: To provide school based mental health services to secondary students. To provide consultation to school staff regarding mental health issues.

Examples of Duties:

  • Provide therapy services with students in the school setting.
  • Involve parents in the therapeutic process.
  • Provide training with school staff around mental health issues.
  • Document all services in accordance with state and insurance regulations.


  • 3 years post Masters mental health therapy experience preferred.
  • Experience doing school-based therapy and desire to do this type of work.
  • Training and experience in treatment of individuals who have experienced trauma.
  • Strong candidates will have a solid understanding and practice sensitivity to the cultural and socioeconomic differences among service populations.
  • Individuals with diverse cultural backgrounds strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply for this position, please e-mail a PDF, Word document, or text-formatted resume to, fax (651) 486-3858 or download application materials at

We are committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity in recruitment, hiring, training, and promotion of persons based on merit, qualifications, and competence. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, place of residence, political affiliation, veterans status, or status with regard to public assistance, or any other class protected by local, state, or federal law. NYFS provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.


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Our Culture

Philosophy Statement

Northeast Youth & Family Services, a community-based non-profit agency, prepares youth and families for healthy lives. We offer counseling and support to youth, families and the community as well as health education and support services to youth.

We provide educational services, stimulate community understanding of the needs of youth and families as well as link youth and families with senior citizens and other community resources.

Our policies are designed to assure fair, considerate and consistent dealings with all employees, and to recognize the dignity of the individual.

From each of our employees, we expect results which consistently meet the high Northeast Youth & Family Services standard of excellence. We expect our employees to be flexible in accepting work assignments important to the agency’s mission. Finally, we expect their commitment to providing quality customer service within the communities we serve.

Core Values

Our “core values” are incorporated into everything we do. They include:

  • Creating and maintaining a respectful and supportive professional environment
  • Providing quality client service is our priority
  • Encouraging individual expression and creative problem-solving
  • Promoting an environment where fun is encouraged
  • Working collaboratively as a team


Northeast Youth & Family Services provides a generous benefits package which includes medical coverage, life insurance, vacation and sick time as well as a tax sheltered annuity retirement plan. We are an equal opportunity employer.