Career Opportunities

Join the award-winning agency serving families in a meaningful, lifelong way. Be part of a team committed to excellence and empathy, education and support where staff are treated as professionals. Continue your education through professional development and research based practices. 

 Mental Health Therapist

The Child and Family Therapy Department of Forty Carrots Family Center is accepting resumes for a Part-Time Mental Health Therapist. The applicant must have a minimum of three years of experience in therapeutic settings and experience working with children, adolescents, and families. A current License in the State of Florida as a Clinical Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, or Mental Health Counselor is a prerequisite. We are seeking applicants with proven skill set including interpersonal, organizational, spoken, and written skills, and the ability to work with culturally diverse clients. An ability to communicate in Spanish would be an asset. This is a part time specifically for late afternoon and evening hours.  For a detailed job description please click here.  Please email resumes to Carla Johanns, LMHC/S at 

Substitute Teacher

The Preschool at Forty Carrots Family Center has openings for qualified substitute teachers to join our NAEYC accredited preschool team for the 2016-2017 school year. Bachelor’s degree or higher with some experience preferred. Familiarity with NAEYC, Creative Curriculum and Teaching Strategies Gold will be a plus, and completion of required DCF training. Interested applicants should contact Preschool Director, Flora Oynick, at 941-365-7716 or via email  

Parenting Educator

The Parenting Program has an opening for a Part-Time Parenting Educator, approximately 15 hours weekly. This position will be responsible for developing trusting, nurturing, and supportive relationships with families, providing the information, support and encouragement parents need to help their children develop optimally during the crucial early years of life.  This individual must demonstrate the ability to work with parents and their young children in group and individualized settings, and must show the ability to engage families through a strength-based approach. Candidate must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, General Education, Counseling, Social Work, Nursing or related field and experience working with children and families. Please email your resume to Laura Josephson, Parenting Education Director, at

Fundraising Event Associate

Forty Carrots Family Center seeks a detail oriented, highly organized individual with excellent people skills whose primary responsibility is to manage fundraising event logistics including donor and sponsor tracking, auction procurement and management, timelines and deadlines.   The Fundraising Event Associate will support the Development Department and the Agency as a whole.  Experience with database systems, and a proficiency in Microsoft Office, including excel is required.   Must have prior event and project management experience, Preference will be given to those with a minimum Bachelor’s degree.  This full time position is a direct report to the Donor Relations Manager.  Must be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, while being part of a close knit team.   Please send resume to
For more information please see the Job Description.