Employment at VYFS

In 2017, Vashon Youth and Family Services celebrated 40 years of helping the Vashon Island community. Join our team and be a part of this vibrant tradition. To apply, please peruse our open positions and read through the job descriptions and included instructions. All postings will require a completed VYFS Employment Application. Contact Mariela Franco at mfranco@vyfs.org if you have additional questions about the application process.

If no positions are listed below, we currently have no open positions.  


Director of Clinical Services - Full time

The Director of Clinical Services (DCS) at Vashon Youth and Family Services is the lead program officer for Behavioral Health programs at VYFS. The DCS oversees the work of clinical and non-clinical staff involved in the delivery of evidence-based, effective behavioral health and case management services to the residents of Vashon Island. The Director of Clinical Services oversees VYFS Behavioral Health through system changes and advancement. 

Posted 10/26/18 - Position open until filled


Family Place Manager - 20 hours per week

The incoming Family Place Manager role will include advocacy and development of our Family Education and Support Services Program as well as the program management duties If interested, send an email to Mariela at mfranco@vyfs.org, including a cover letter outlining interest, and a resume or C.V. Compensation $22.00- 24.50 DOE.

Posted 9/21/18 - Position open until filled


Childcare Provider - fill in, as needed. 

The Childcare Provider cares for children who are participating in Family Place programs. Typical shifts are weekday mornings during parent groups or weekday evenings for Parent's Night Out or during parenting classes. Regularly scheduled hours may become available. Please apply send employment application to Mariela at mfranco@vyfs.org, or stop by our main office to fill out an application (20110 Vashon Highway SW).

Posted 8/06/18 - Position open until filled


Mental Health Case Manager/Therapist: Child and Family Focus - 20-40 hour per week. 

We are seeking a Mental Health Case Manager/Therapist with a child and family focus committed to fostering a thriving environment for staff and children/families from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences. For 40 years, VYFS has been serving beautiful Vashon Island, a short ferry ride from Seattle, Southworth, and Tacoma. Along with a strong history of quality, the agency is poised to grow, expanding existing programs and creating new services. The Child and Family Therapist will occupy an important role in this process. If manageable caseloads, a team approach to quality care, and the peaceful atmosphere of island life are appealing, this is the place to be. Compensation DOE.

Please review the qualifications in the linked job announcement. If interested, send an email to Mariela at mfranco@vyfs.org, including a cover letter outlining interest, resume or C.V., and a completed VYFS Employment Application that can be downloaded at vyfs.org/employment-opportunities.

Posted 6/22/18 - Position open until filled