Careers at The Village


As a multi-disciplinary regional human service center, The Village Family Service Center offers many career tracks from entry-level social service positions through mental health professionals, administrators, consultants, financial counselors and business experts. Current job openings at The Village are listed below. You can download The Village employment application form here. For information about internships, visit our Internships Page.



3 Openings in Alexandria, MN: 

Mental Health Practitioner / In-home Family Therapist / Outpatient Therapist
Alexandria, MN

The Village Family Service Center is a top-notch, non-profit agency with a supportive network, great atmosphere, and culture, as well as provides many training opportunities.  The Village is looking to expand with three full-time openings in the Alexandria region.  The Village is looking to hire an Outpatient Therapist, to provide therapy services in-office; a Mental Health Practitioner, to provide in-home skills services; and an In-home Family Therapist, to provide intensive in-home therapy services  All positions work with at-risk children and their families. Successful candidates for the outpatient position must have a Master’s degree in human services and be licensed in the state of MN as a LICSW, LMFT, LPCC or LP.  The in-home therapy position requires a Master’s degree in human services and is pursuing licensure as a LICSW, LMFT or LPCC and has experience and education related to child development and working with children and families. The Practitioner position requires a Bachelor’s degree in a behavioral science field with at least 2,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services to children with emotional disturbances. The Practitioner/In-home provider positions involve flexible hours and evening work, with some travel. Candidates for all positions must be passionate about serving children and families, culturally competent, demonstrate an ability to be self-directed, highly motivated, team-driven and timely with paperwork. Please send cover letter and resume to Rachael Ackley by December 2, 2016 at The Village Family Service Center, 4133 Iowa Street, Suite 105, Alexandria, MN 56308 or email rackley@thevillagefamily.org. No calls please.  Background checks required. EOAAE 




IT-Network Administrator
Fargo, ND

The Fargo Village Family Service Center is seeking a Network Administrator who will be responsible for the reliable operation of all aspects of our Local Area Networks.  This position requires excellent customer service skills and abilities, MCSE, MCSA, equivalent experience or significant course work REQUIRED.  Must be highly motivated, self- directed, willing to work independently, or as a team.  This individual must have a thorough knowledge of LAN and WAN technologies and security, 3+ years Windows server and, Microsoft Exchange (premise or cloud) experience.  VOIP, data and voice communications, router, switches and firewall configuration, experience in routing, VPN technologies, VLANS, Powershell, corporate Anti-Virus and Anti Spam. Some travel is required, and the ability to lift 50 pounds independently Please email resume and cover letter by 12/1/2016, to itadmin@thevillagefamily.org  Attn: Joe Grotjohn, Information Systems Director, The Village Family Service Center.  No phone calls please.  Background checks completed. EOAAE.


Nokomis Head Teacher and Teacher
Fargo, ND

Head Teachers starting at $13.50 / HOUR and Teachers starting at $12.00 / HOUR are needed at Nokomis Child Care Centers of The Village Family Service Center.  Positions are full time with EXCELLENT benefits including PTO; paid holidays; and health, vision & dental insurance. A desire to see each child reach his/her full potential is mandatory. An Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field or a CDA is required for head teaching positions. Experience in working with children and a high school diploma or GED are required for teaching positions. Send resume and cover letter to Jane Greminger at jgreminger@thevillagefamily.org or 618 - 23rd St S Fargo, ND 58103.  Please email/call 701-232-5635 with any questions.


Mental Health Professionals
Devils Lake, Grand Forks, Minot, and Williston, ND

The Village Family Service Center is seeking mental health professionals to provide outpatient counseling services and/or intensive in-home family therapy in their Devils Lake, Grand Forks, Minot and Williston Regions. We are looking for full-time, salaried, benefited positions or part-time hourly positions. Successful candidates must meet the minimum requirements of a master’s degree and be licensed as a provider in the state of ND, with preference given to highest levels of licensure. Join our growing staff of highly skilled clinicians providing service in a pleasant work environment with skilled support staff and innovative training. Submit a cover letter and resume to Luke Klefstad at The Village Family Service Center, 1726 S. Washington, Suite 33A, Grand Forks, ND 58201 or email lklefstad@thevillagefamily.org  Background checks completed. EOAAE.



Mental Health Practitioner
Stevens County, MN

The Village Family Service Center is a top-notch, non-profit agency with a supportive network, great atmosphere, and many training opportunities.  The Village Family Service Center is looking to hire a Mental Health Practitioner/In-home provider in the Steven’s County area.  This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in a behavioral science field with at least 2,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of mental health services to children with emotional disturbances.  The position involves working with at-risk children and their families and involves flexible hours and evening work, with some travel.  Candidates must be passionate about serving children and families, culturally competent, demonstrate an ability to be self-directed, highly motivated, team-driven and timely with paperwork. Please send cover letter and resume to Rachael Ackley at The Village Family Service Center, 4133 Iowa Street, Suite 105 Alexandria, MN 56308 or email rackley@thevillagefamily.org. No calls please. Background checks required. EOAAE






Mental Health Professional
Grand Forks

The Village Family Service Center in Grand Forks is seeking a mental health professional to provide intensive in-home family therapy and/or outpatient counseling services. We are looking for both a full-time, salaried, benefited position and part-time hourly position. Successful candidates must meet the minimum requirements of a master’s degree and be licensed or eligible for licensure as a provider in the state of ND and/or MN.  Join our growing staff of highly skilled clinicians providing service in a pleasant work environment with skilled support staff and innovative training. If you want to work with an incredible team that is passionate about improving the lives of children and families send resume with cover letter to Kristi Ventzke, The Village Family Service Center, 1726 S. Washington St. #33A, Grand Forks, ND 58201, or e-mail kventzke@thevillagefamily.org. Background checks completed.  EOAAE



In-Home Family Therapist
Minot, ND 


Would you like a position that makes a difference, uses your best skills, and yet has flexibility so you don’t have to always be in the office from 8-5? A Master’s degree plus licensure in a mental health field and a passion for making a difference for at-risk children and their families is necessary.  Travel is required and will include some evenings.  Submit a cover letter and resume to Christine Bushy at The Village Family Service Center, 20 1st St. SW, Suite 250, Minot, ND 58701 or email cbushy@thevillagefamily.org  Background checks completed. EOAAE. 






Minnesota Based Practitioner
St. Cloud, MN 

Work for a top-notch, century old, non-profit agency with a great supportive network, great atmosphere, and many training opportunities!  The Village Family Service Center has a full-time opening in the St. Cloud region for an In-home Mental Health Practitioner to work with at-risk children and their families. Successful candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in human services and 2,000 hours of supervised experience in delivery of services to persons with mental illness. Applicants will be passionate about serving children and families, culturally competent, demonstrate an ability to be self-directed, be highly motivated, team-driven and timely with paperwork. The position will involve evening work as well as the opportunity to have a flexible schedule. Please send cover letter and resume to Brenda Tschida at The Village Family Service Center, 4140 Thielman Lane Suite 303 St. Cloud, MN 56303 or email btschida@thevillagefamily.org. No calls please.  Background checks required. EOAAE 



Family Therapist
Devils Lake, ND


Pay off student loans in 2 years. It can happen! The Village Family Service Center, a top notch non-profit agency, offers the possibility of student loan re-payment through the National Health Service Corps for an Intensive In-Home Family Therapist position in the Devils Lake area. This is a part-time or full-time position. A Master's degree plus licensure in a mental health field is necessary. Successful candidates must demonstrate an ability to be self-directed, highly motivated and passionate about serving at-risk children and their families. Submit a cover letter and resume to Christine Bushy, The Village Family Service Center, 224 4th St. NW, Suite 5, Devils Lake, ND 58301 or email: cbushy@thevillagefamily.org. Background checks completed. EOAAE.



In-Home Family therapist
Williston, ND

Would you like a position that makes a difference, uses your best skills, and yet has flexibility so you don’t have to always be in the office from 8-5? A Master’s degree plus liscensure in a mental health field and a passion for making a difference for at-risk children and their families is necessary.  Travel is required and will include some evenings.  Submit a cover letter and resume to Christine Bushy at The Village Family Service Center, 20 1st St. SW, Suite 250, Minot, ND 58701 or email cbushy@thevillagefamily.org  Background checks completed. EOAAE