Employment & Internships

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The Up Center’s staff is among the best in the industry. “Caring, passionate, energetic, and proactive” are just some of the words we hear daily from our clients. If these words describe you, consider joining our award-winning team. In 2013 and 2009, Inside Business recognized The Up Center as “Best Place to Work.” We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug-free workplace. Full-time employees enjoy a comprehensive benefit package that includes:
  • Health/Dental Insurance
  • Group Life and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts–Cafeteria Plan
  • Generous Retirement Plan–403(b)
  • Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)
  • Annual & Sick Leave
  • Official Holidays
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • In-House Training & Development Opportunities
Please download the Application for Employment and forward it, along with your cover letter and resume, to the contact person listed at the bottom of each job description.
FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Annual Giving Manager
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to:
Devan MacConnell, Director of Development
devan.macconnell@theupcenter.org
(Include “Annual Giving Manager” in the subject line)

Community Outreach Manager
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to:
Devan MacConnell, Director of Development
devan.macconnell@theupcenter.org
(Include “Community Outreach Manager” in the subject line)

Up Center Books Project Director
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Andrea Long, Vice President of Counseling Services
1805 Airline Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 | Fax 757.399.3316
andrea.long@theupcenter.org

Clinical Services Program Manager
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Andrea Long, Vice President of Counseling Services
1805 Airline Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 | Fax 757.399.3316
andrea.long@theupcenter.org

Counseling Services Program Manager
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Andrea Long, Vice President of Counseling Services
1805 Airline Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 | Fax 757.399.3316
andrea.long@theupcenter.org

Mental Health Support Supervisor
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Andrea Long, Vice President of Counseling Services
1805 Airline Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 | F: 757.399.3316
andrea.long@theupcenter.org

Lead Outpatient Clinician/Licensed
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Andrea Long, Vice President of Counseling Services
1805 Airline Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 | F: 757.399.3316
andrea.long@theupcenter.org
PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Outpatient Clinician/Group Facilitator(Part-time)
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Andrea Long, Vice President of Counseling Services
1805 Airline Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 | F: 757.399.3316
andrea.long@theupcenter.org

Supervised Visitation Clinician (Part-time)
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Karen E. Bailey, MA Resident In Counseling, In-Home Clinical Supervisor
The Up Center
1805 Airline Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 ext. 339
karen.bailey@theupcenter.org

Day Support Clinician- Assistant (Part-time)
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Cynthia Pope, Day Support Program Manager
P: 757.965.8693
Cynthia.Pope@theupcenter.org

Day Support Clinician- Assistant (Part-time)
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Cynthia Pope, Day Support Program Manager
P: 757.965.8693
Cynthia.Pope@theupcenter.org

Mental Health Services Clinician
Part-time position (primarily daytime hours) with the intent to transition to full-time employment
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Ramsey Goshert, Mental Health Support Supervisor
1805 Airline Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 | F: 757.399.3316
Ramsey.Goshert@theupcenter.org

Outpatient Clinician/Licensed (Part-time)
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Interested candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to:
Andrea Long, Vice President of Counseling Services
1805 Airline Blvd.  Portsmouth, VA 23707
P: 757.397.2121 | F: 757.399.3316
andrea.long@theupcenter.org
ONGOING PART-TIME NEEDS
  • Intensive In-Home Counselors(need to be qualified, mental health caseworkers, see basic job description under full-time employment)
SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
  • Camp Horizon – No openings at this time
INTERNSHIP/LICENSING OPPORTUNITIES
To apply, please contact Tonya Pass at 757.965.8654. Direct Service Internships:
  • Foster care
  • Counseling
  • Early childhood services
  • Services for people with disabilities
Administrative–Accounting or Human Resources Internships
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Visit our Volunteer Page to learn about how to become a foster parent, mentor or other ways that you can help someone in need. For more information, contact Katie Vitale-Lloyd at 757.965.8684.

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