Full Time Career Counselor

Fellowship Place, a leading provider of employment services for individuals living with a mental illness, seeks a full time Career Counselor to help our clients find and keep a job.   This position is responsible for  providing evidence based supported employment services for an assigned caseload.  Duties include career assessments, help with resume writing, coaching for job interviews, networking with potential employers, job placement and post-employment support.  Requirements include a BA or BS degree in Business, Psychology or Social Work, or a minimum of two years of work experience in an employment agency or human resources office.  Prior work experience in mental health or with special needs client populations and  good motivational interviewing skills with basic understanding  of the Americans Disabilities Act and government disability benefits  also helpful.    Salary range:  $34,000-$39,000 annually with paid time off and health benefits.  Application deadline is 9/1/23.

To apply for the position you must complete the Application and e-mail cover letter, application and resume to hr@fellowshipplace.org, Fax to 203-789-4451 or mail to Fellowship Place, 441 Elm St, New Haven, CT 06511.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Please note that resumes without a cover letter stating which position you are applying for and application will not be considered.

NOTE: All external candidates for employment will be subject to pre-employment screening. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

Fellowship Place is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any individual on account of that individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a special disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam era or other covered veteran, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.