Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities Among NAGC Members

As a member benefit, we will post job opportunities. Please email us a description of the opportunity including a link to a website for more information.

Current Opportunities among NAGC members:

Elijah’s Place (EP): Beaumont, Texas

Elijah's Place is seeking a Program DirectorThis full-time position will be responsible for all aspects of the Elijah’s Place Program, while providing a source of healing, growth, and wholeness for grieving families participating in the program.  The program serves persons from all areas of the Diocese of Beaumont, from all religious, economic and ethnic backgrounds. Other duties will include supervision and training of volunteers, budgeting and financial management, and ongoing development of service delivery.  Master’s level degree preferred and state licensure/certification appropriate to their degree in social work, counseling, education, or related field is required. Background in counseling, social work, or education and experience working with children, adolescents, and/or families.  Demonstrated sensitivity to diverse cultures.  Demonstrated knowledge and ability in planning, research and evaluation methodology, and quality improvement.  Bi-lingual in Spanish a plus.  Experience in administering programs and supervisory skills.  Proven leadership, administrative and organizational abilities.  Strong written and verbal communication skills.  Ability to identify priorities and coordinate a variety of functions and tasks.  Must have reliable transportation and annually provide copy of current valid Driver’s license and proof of personal automobile insurance to the Administration Office.

Telephone and email inquiries about the position will not be accepted. All applicants must submit a cover letter & resume with salary history BY MAIL to:

EP Program Director Search
Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas
2780 Eastex Freeway
Beaumont, TX 77703

OR FAX to: 409-832-0145OR EMAIL to:  with subject line EP Program Director Search.

Deadline for submission: Open Until Filled


Willow House: Bannockburn, Illinois

Willow House is seeking a Program Director to manage and help grow our grief support services for grieving children & families. This position manages operations related to all program services, including peer support groups, school programs, community outreach, and implementation of program policies, procedures, standards and curriculum. The Program Director performs both clinical and administrative functions and is responsible for oversight of clinical program staff as well as clinical student interns. Click HERE for more information.


Compassionate Friends

Compassionate Friends is hiring a new Executive Director. Please click HERE to find more information.


Phoenix, Arizona: Hospice of the Valley
Seeking a Pediatric Grief Counselor to work jointly with Phoenix Children's Hospital and Ryan House. This position will be responsible to help develop a comprehensive full-spectrum prenatal, perinatal and pediatric grief support program with a seamless continuum of care to serve all bereaved children and families in our organizations. This grant funded role will provide professional counseling, support services, and in-depth education about grief and loss to support children facing and following the death of a sibling and their families. For more information: Click HERE
Posted 9/30/2019


Arlington, Massachusetts: The Children's Room
Seeking a Pediatric Grief Counselor to work jointly with Phoenix Children's Hospital and Ryan House. This position will be responsible to help develop a comprehensive full-spectrum prenatal, perinatal and pediatric grief support program with a seamless continuum of care to serve all bereaved children and families in our organizations. This grant funded role will provide professional counseling, support services, and in-depth education about grief and loss to support children facing and following the death of a sibling and their families.The Children’s Room is the leading nonprofit bereavement organization in Massachusetts dedicated to creating safe, supportive communities to that no child, teen, or family has to grieve alone.  We offer grief support, training and education.  Our support services are for families with children (ages 3.6 - 18) who have experienced the death of a parent or sibling. https://childrensroom.org/about/

Position Summary: The Annual Giving Manager is responsible for the successful implementation and management of annual fundraising events and activities based on the Benevon fundraising model.  In collaboration with the Philanthropy Director will set goals and implementation plans for annual activities including Circle of Hope Breakfast, Tours, Memories Walk, Marathon, Appeals and Donor Report.  Participate as team leader for Sustainable Fundraising Committee (SFC) team.

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Posted 7/18/19


Portland, OR: The Dougy, The National Center for Grieving Children & Families

The Dougy Center is seeking a Major Gift Officer to join our organization during a time of growth and innovation. For more than 35 years, The Dougy Center has led the nation in providing grief support for children, teens, and young adults. This new position will join organizational leadership in developing and executing a campaign to significantly expand local grief support groups while creating a stronger network of support for grieving children and families.

A full posting may be found at: https://www.dougy.org/about-us/employment/ 

Posted 7.18.19