Meet Our Summer Interns

Every year Jewish Family & Career Services and the Jewish Community offer several internships for college students either from the Louisville area or who attend local colleges and universities.  This year we were lucky to have many interns who have made large impacts on our organizations and the clients we serve.  They have attended several professional development workshops led by Erin …

Supported Employment All Stars

Having a job represents much more than earning a salary. Employment, including the kind of work one performs, influences one’s identity, sense of belonging, and place in the world. We recently sat down with Kimberly Clark, JFCS’ Supported Employment Specialist to discuss one of her all-star employers Kroger.  “Kroger is wonderful to work with.  They are open to working with …

JFCS Partners with KentuckyOne Health and Mayor’s Summer Works on Healthcare Connect Program

Written by Kendyll Vance, JFCS Career Services Intern, Mayor’s SummerWorks Program JFCS recently partnered with Mayor’s SummerWorks and KentuckyOne Health to develop a summer internship program for youth between the ages of 18-21. JFCS Healthcare Connect offered seven young women the chance to work at KentuckyOne Jewish Hospital for seven weeks over the summer, which will serve as an extended interview that …

Flowering Friday Updates

Woo-hoo! Spring has totally sprung, with warmer temps and blossoming trees. Despite the allergies it can kick up, it surely is one of the prettiest times to be in Louisville. It’s also one of the busiest times of the year here at JFCS…yesterday’s Caregiver Survival event was a great success, but we’re nowhere near done yet! Check it out: -First …

October Employer Spotlight

Our Employer Spotlight Series is back! For October, we are proud to welcome Charter Communications as our special guests. Join us on October 18 from 3:30 to 5pm to hear them present information about their company, identify job openings, what they look for in job candidates, and more. This event is free, but we do ask you to RSVP. To …

April Employer Spotlight

Our Employer Spotlight Series continues, and this month we are proud to welcome Aerotek as our special guests! Join us on April 19 from 3:30 to 5pm to hear them present information about their company, identify job openings, what they look for in job candidates, and more. This event is free, but we do ask you to RSVP. To do …

March Job Opportunity

In conjunction with JFCS’ Employer Spotlight series, we’ll be posting a new job opportunity every month from each of our featured employers! Stay tuned for many more… Home Instead Senior Care is looking for qualified CAREGivers and CNAs to help keep their seniors happy and independent. In order to continue providing excellent care, they are looking for caring individuals that …

February Job Opportunity

In conjunction with JFCS’ Employer Spotlight series, we’ll be posting a new job opportunity every month from each of our featured employers! Stay tuned for many more… Crowne Plaza is currently recruiting for a Lead Steward. This is a full-time position. Job Description: Supervise, train, and inspect the performance of assigned stewarding staff. Assist where necessary to ensure optimum service …

January Job Opportunity!

Starting this month, in conjunction with JFCS’ Employer Spotlight series, we’ll be posting a new job opportunity every month from each of our featured employers! This is our first, but stay tuned for many more… Kroger is currently recruiting for an entry level Pharmacy Technician/Clerk. This is a full-time position. Responsibilities include packing prescription orders, sorting prescription orders and scanning …