Central Intake Specialist

Central Intake Specialist

Our leading nonprofit is seeking a qualified MSW (required)/LCSW (preferred) to provide central intake services for Family Safety Net Services, Mental Health Specialists, Refugee Mental Health Services, SHALOM Denver, and Senior Solutions. Thorough knowledge of community resources ensures that callers and walk-ins are efficiently and effectively directed to these resources, as well as connected to Agency programs to meet their needs and the needs of others in their lives. This position will collaborate with program staff in assessing which JFS services are appropriate. Oversees program interns and pro-bono counseling volunteers. Located in SE Denver – 37.5 hour workweek.


  • At least three years’ experience in direct service provision to diverse populations, including intake, assessments, referrals, and crisis intervention. 
  • Strong computer skills – database, word processing, email, internet, and other information directories. 
  • Ability to develop community relationships and partnerships.
  • Bi-lingual skills, such as Arabic, Spanish, or Russian, helpful.

Jewish Family Service of Colorado (JFS) is an established 147-year-old human services organization with a strong reputation for quality, high-impact services which benefits nearly 24,000 people of all faiths, races, ages, incomes, and abilities. With annual revenue of $12 million, JFS works to reduce hunger and prevent homelessness; provides quality mental health services to adults, children, and families; offers job training and placement for people with barriers to employment, and provides support to help older adults maintain a high quality of life. At JFS, we are proud of our positive work culture. Our employees enjoy competitive pay and benefits, including a generous holiday and leave program. JFS is a nonsectarian, nonprofit and inclusive organization.

To Apply: Submit resume and cover letter with pay requirement to:

Jean Marshall, Director of Human Resources
Email: hr@jewishfamilyservice.org
FAX: 303.597.5009

Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted.

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Location: Jewish Family Service
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Contact Email: HR@jewishfamilyservice.org