Jewish Family Services of Western New York
  • Buffalo, NY, USA
  • 57000-60000 per year
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

6+ weeks of PTO, 13 Holidays, Generous Health Insurance (BCBS) plan, 401k, Life Insurance and LTD

JFS is seeking an engaged Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW or LCSW-R) to provide mental health treatment to older adults & seniors in our outpatient OMH licensed clinic on Delaware Avenue.

  • Does your education and experience coupled with your patient demeanor allow you to provide unparalleled psychotherapy and counseling to clients?
  • Does your toolkit include evidence-based, trauma-focused systemic interventions & therapy to individuals diagnosed with a broad range of psychiatric disorders?
  • Can you work effectively with people of diverse cultures, ages, and economic backgrounds?
  • Are you open to meeting with clients in office and home settings to facilitate exceptional client care and treatment?
  • Are you certified as an LCSW or LCSW-R?

If so, you may be perfect for this position. At JFS, our services are guided by the essential connection between mental well-being, physical wellness, and positive self-worth.


Your rewarding career as an LCSW or LCSW-R is founded upon providing the tools necessary for our clients to develop a strong sense of self, emotional strength, healthy relationships, and good communication skills. Services include psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning and therapy coordination of treatment with family or other providers as appropriate. From the completion of comprehensive assessments to implementing therapy methods, you'll have a profound impact on our older adult / senior clients' progress and the quality of their lives.


  • Must be licensed in NYS as a LCSW or LCSW-R
  • Experience utilizing evidence-based therapeutic techniques
  • Organized and able to balance a varied caseload
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Computer proficiency and ability to effectively utilize medical record systems


For more than 150 years, our agency has been committed to providing high-quality health and social services to all in need in the interest of helping to "repair the world." Our broad range of services is available to all individuals regardless of religious affiliation, ethnicity, race, culture, or gender. In every service area offered at JFS, we focus on client-directed treatment of the whole self.

We rely on our top-notch clinical team to help those we serve find greater happiness and peace in their lives. This is why, in addition to offering competitive compensation and truly exceptional benefits, we are committed to providing a work environment that encourages the sharing of ideas and empowering of our employees.


This position offers a competitive salary of 57K (LCSW) - 60K (LCSW-R) and great benefits including 6 weeks of accrued Paid Time Off plus 13 paid holidays, excellent health insurance options (IHA), a 401k plan, life insurance and more! It is also eligible for a performance-based opportunity and the Public Service Student Loan forgiveness program.

We are closed on weekends and all major holidays to allow our staff to enjoy a family-work life balance and there is no on-call duties. Additionally, we have a reduced 35 hour work week with the office closing at 2:00 pm on Fridays!

We are conveniently located off of Delaware Avenue with free parking. This position requires evidence of having received the Covid-19 vaccination and requires an OMH background check, reliable vehicle, a clean driver's license and required liability insurance levels of 100/300K.

If you are a Licensed Clinical Social Worker seeking a rewarding career where you can make a difference in people's lives, apply today. We look forward to meeting you!

Jewish Family Services of Western New York
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