Join our team of talented and dedicated healthcare professionals!

We are seeking clinicians with a strong knowledge of trauma recovery and experience working with children and families.

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Family Counseling Services welcomes employment inquiries from individuals who have an interest in working in behavioral health care and prevention services. We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination against applicants and employees on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Our comprehensive benefits package includes health, dental and life insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, retirement plan, and more. In many cases, employees are eligible for loan forgiveness programs.

Positions may become available at any time within our service area of Cortland and Madison counties. Skills, work experiences or education that are of particular interest to us include:

    • NY Licensed Master Social Worker
    • NY Licensed Clinical Social Worker
    • Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor
    • Volunteer Mentors for Youth

If you are interested in applying for one of our programs, please download our Employment Application, and submit your completed application, cover letter and resume to one of the following:

Fax: (607) 753-0286

Family Counseling Services
Attn: Human Resources
10 N. Main Street
Cortland, NY 13045


Current Openings

Receptionist/Administrative Support

New Opportunity! FCS is seeking a full-time Receptionist for our Cortland office. Some evening hours are required. Must be capable of multi-tasking and meeting deadlines under time constraints. Duties include but are not limited to: answering phones, scheduling appointments and maintaining strict confidentiality. Resume with current references required. No phone inquiries please. Great benefits package!

BHCC Project Coordinator

We are seeking an experienced Project Coordinator to help implement a new Value Based Payment initiative in behavioral healthcare. This new, full-time position provides select project management services and comprehensive hands-on support to the Project Director and ensures that the project deliverables and tasks are handled effectively to meet the needs of the project and member agencies. Duties: Provide general administrative office services for project; manage and maintain project files; distribute all correspondence; establish and maintain relationships with project team, committee chairs, member agencies, subcontractors and external stakeholders; prepare meeting agendas, schedule meetings and conference calls, secure meeting space, set up AV equipment; reconcile and submit related expense reports; arrange technology for webinars and conference calls and distribute invitations to committee members and/or member agencies; attend project meetings, record and produce accurate minutes including key decisions and resultant actions and distribute to committee members and agencies;draft and assist in preparing project documentation, project deliverables and other materials, as necessary; ensure high level of accuracy in all details; prepare, update, monitor and maintain project work plan and related budget under the guidance of the Project Director; provide timely email updates to the Executive Committee and Lead Agency; maintain project website by posting updates, agendas, minutes and other project related materials; handle sensitive information in a confidential manner and comply with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Preferred candidates: Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Communications, or related field with 2-3 years’ experience providing project support. Experience in healthcare field preferred. Expert skills with MS Office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Position requires strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Excellent verbal and written communication. Competitive salary and benefits. Professional work environment.

Chemical Dependency Program Supervisor

We are opening a new outpatient chemical dependency clinic in Binghamton, NY and are seeking a skilled and experienced substance abuse counselor to serve as the new Program Supervisor. Duties: Individual clinical and administrative supervision of 5-8 substance abuse counselors. Provide counseling, individual and group sessions, assessments and case planning for partial caseload. One evening per week required. Preferred candidates: Qualified Health Professionals including LCSW, LMSW, LMHC, LMFT, CASAC or other licensed professional having experience supervising counselors. Training opportunities. Competitive salary and benefits. Professional work environment.

Chemical Dependence Counselor – CASAC

Positions available in our licensed outpatient chemical dependency clinics in Oneida, Cortland and Morrisville as well as our new outpatient clinic in Binghamton, NY! Duties include: Provide counseling, individual and group sessions, assessments, toxicology screening and case planning. Supervision provided. Some evening hours required. Preferred candidates: Qualified Health Professionals, including CASAC, LCSW, LMSW, LMHC, LMFT.  Experience preferred, but will consider recent graduates. Supervision provided. Competitive salary and benefits.

School-Based Behavioral Health Counselor

New opportunity available for 12 month position in licensed mental health satellite clinics in Cortland County area schools. Duties include: Provide counseling, assessments and case planning for children and their family members. Supervision provided. Preferred candidates: LCSW, LMSW, LMHC, LMFT; must be licensed (or permit eligible) in NYS. Experience preferred, but will consider recent graduates. Competitive salary and benefits.

Behavioral Health Counselor

We are looking for experienced clinicians for full-time,12-month positions in our licensed mental health clinic in Cortland as well as our brand new outpatient clinic in Morrisville. Duties include: Individual and group based clinical work. One evening per week; flexible scheduling. Competitive salary, great benefits and professional work environment. Supervision and additional training provided. Preferred Candidates: LCSW and other licensed disciplines having experience providing trauma-specific treatment or with dual diagnosis substance use disorders. Full-time only; no part-time positions exist.

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Full time position available in our Cortland, NY clinic. Duties include: psychiatric assessments, medication management and staff consultations. Must be licensed and med certified in New York State. Experience preferred. Competitive salary and benefits with flexible scheduling.


Opportunities are available in our licensed clinics located in Cortland and Oneida. Duties include: psychiatric assessments, medication management and staff consultations. Must be licensed and med certified in New York State. Experience preferred. Competitive salary and benefits with flexible scheduling.