Join Our Staff: Shalom Austin Employment Opportunites

The Shalom Austin staff is a dedicated team working to create an organization that nourishes the community culturally, educationally, socially, and recreationally.

Shalom Austin is a nonprofit, professional, service-oriented organization. In addition to extensive health, vision, and dental benefits we offer employees full JCC membership and employee discounts on classes, programs, and events.

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The following are the current benefits for which employees are eligible:

Employees working 30–40 hours per week, on a 12-month basis:

   •    Health, dental and vision insurance
   •    Long-term disability insurance
   •    Life and AD&D insurance
   •    Cafeteria 125 tax-savings plan
   •    401(k) retirement plan
   •    Employee assistance program
   •    Discounted Early Childhood Program (ECP) tuition for Shalom Austin programs and events
   •    Generous paid time off for annual vacation, sick, and holidays
   •    Complimentary family membership to the Jewish Community Center

Employees working 20–29 hours per week, on a 12-month basis:

  •   Complimentary individual membership to the Jewish Community Center

All employees (regardless of hours worked) have the benefit of direct deposit.
All employees can join the University Federal Credit Union.

If you are interested in joining the team of Shalom Austin, please send your resume to

Job Openings

Jewish Family Service of Austin, Texas seeks skilled LCSW, LPC or equivalent to join our team. This position will focus on providing counseling and therapy to adults, children, families and couples, both individually and in group settings. Our ideal candidate will possess strong skills and interest in providing counseling as well as in program development, quality assurance and community engagement. Ability to work well independently and as part of team are critical, and willingness to roll up sleeves and help in whatever way is necessary to meet a need is vital. Our ideal candidate will embrace change and growth, be able to adapt to new conditions and make valuable contributions to organizational development. Energetic, enthusiastic critical thinkers are encouraged to apply. Candidates should demonstrate strong writing skills as relevant to documentation and a responsive communication style. Cultural competence with Judaism or Jewish culture required. Ability to pass criminal background check required. This is a full-time 40 hour per week position and includes an excellent benefits package.

To apply, please visit this link to the posting on

Job Type: Full-time. Required experience: 3 years experience providing counseling, therapy and other direct practice work. Required license or certification: LCSW, LPC or equivalent. Required education: Master's