Careers at JCYS

Jewish Council for Youth Services (JCYS) is an independent, not-for-profit agency dedicated to serving both Chicagoland’s Jewish and greater communities and developing leaders who continue its tradition of volunteer service. Embracing Jewish values and culture, JCYS provides educational and recreational programs that nurture individual growth and promote responsibility to others.

The Job Opportunities page* shows the positions currently posted by the Human Resources Department of the JCYS. The positions listed indicate the starting work location. For minimum qualifications and position duties, please see position descriptions.

An applicant’s qualifications for a position will be based on information provided on the employment profile, so please answer all questions as completely as possible. Names of qualified applicants will be placed on an employment qualified list for consideration for an interview. Being on an employment qualified list is not an offer or guarantee of interview or employment with JCYS. A qualified list is merely a statement of eligibility.


Equal Opportunity

Jewish Council for Youth Services is an Equal Opportunity employer.


Application Deadlines

All applications must be submitted by the Closed Date as stated on the job description for which an applicant is applying.


Applicants Unable to Utilize Online Application System Due to a Disability

Any person who is unable to utilize Jewish Council for Youth Services online application system due to a disability should contact the Director of Human Resources, Cathy Carlo, 180 W. Washington, Ste. 1100, Chicago, Illinois 60602, at (312) 726-8891, ext. 105, before the closing date of the desired position.

If you are a returning applicant or needing to finish your application, log on to our Online Application Portal.