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College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Social Work Employment Opportunities

For Domestic and International Searches:

Specific Agencies:

Abbe Health

-Mental Health Therapist position, West Union office (posted 12/13/17)

AmeriCorps Partnering to Protect Children 

AmeriHealth Caritas

Area Education Agencies:

-Central Rivers AEA (former AEA 267)

-Grant Wood AEA

-Great Prairie AEA

-Green Hills AEA

-Heartland AEA

-Keystone AEA

-Mississippi AEA

-Northwest AEA

-Prairie Lakes AEA

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland, Sioux City, IA

Blank Children's Hospital, Des Moines 

Broadlawn Medical Center, Des Moines 

Candeo, Des Moines, IA (Mental Health Therapist position, posted 12/10/17)

Capital Area Counseling Services, a "great place to receive care and a great place to work", Pierre, South Dakota 

Catholic Charities

Center for Behavior Health, Spencer, IA 

Children and Families of Iowa (CFI), Statewide positions

Children's Home Society, North Carolina

ChildServe, Johnston/Ames/Iowa City locations 

Choices Counseling and Consulting, Inc 

Comfort Care Medicare 

Community in Schools, Nationwide 


Crossroads Behavioral Health Services, Locations in Winterset, Creston, Osceola, IA

Deer Oaks Behavioral Health 

DeVita, West Union, Iowa Fall, Independence Iowa locations 

Exceptional Persons, Inc., Waterloo, IA 

Families First Counseling Services (need to have worked with at-risk children for 1 year)

Family Resources, Davenport, Moline, Muscatine locations 

Foundation 2, Cedar Rapids, IA 

Four Oaks 

Francis Lauer Youth Services, Mason City 

Fresenius Medical Care, Des Moines, IA 

Full Circle Services Inc, Independence, Waterloo, West Union, Oelwein sites 

Goodwill Industries, Waterloo, IA 

Grace C Mae Advocate Center, Statewide 

Greater Minnesota Family Services 

Green Corps Opportunities 

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program, Inc, (HACAP), Cedar Rapids, IA 

HCI Care Services:  Home Care and Hospice, Des Moines and other IA locations 

HCR Manor Care 

Hillcrest Family Services 

Horizons:  A Family Service Alliance

Hospice Compassus 

Hospice & Palliative Care Association of Iowa 

Institute for Community Alliances, Des Moines (posted 11/14/17)

Iowa Veterans Home (LISW position, posted 11/9/17)

Life Connections 

-Licensed Mental Health Therapist position, several IA locations (posted 11/2/17)

LifeWorks, Des Moines area 

Lutheran Services in Iowa 

Mayo Clinic, All Locations

Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa

-LISW position, posted 11/10/17 

Meskwaki Family Services (Tribal Child Welfare agency of the Sac & Fox Tribe of Iowa also known as the Meskwaki Nation), Tama, IA

Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging 

North Star Community Services

Optimae Life Services 

Orchard Place, Des Moines Iowa

Pathways, Waterloo, IA 

Prelude Behavioral Services (Des Moines and Iowa City)


Rabiner Treatment Center, Fort Dodge, IA 

Regional Medical Center, Manchester, IA 

REM Iowa 

Riverview Center, Waterloo/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque 

Seasons Center for Behavioral Health 

Shelter House, Iowa City, IA 

Stepping Stone Family Services, Des Moines, IA

St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, IA

St. Thomas University, Minnesota (Counselor/Veteran Liaison position, posted 12/15/17)

Systems Unlimited 

Tanager Place, Cedar Rapids, IA 

The Arc East Central Iowa, Cedar Rapids, IA 

The Homestead, Statewide 

True Friends Camp, Minnesota (seasonal and full-time jobs)

UNI Couseling Center 

United Health Group

United Way of the Quad Cities Area, Davenport, IA 

UnityPoint Health 

-Allen Child Protection Center - Family Advocate Position (posted 1/11/18)

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs 

Wellcare Health Plans

Wellsource, Mason City, IA

Wheaton Franciscan Health Care

Woodland Centers

- 6 locations in Minnesota (posted 12/1/17)

Woodward Academy, Woodward, IA 

Youth & Shelter Services, Inc 

Youth Emergency Services & Shelter, Des Moines, IA 

Youth Homes of Mid-America, Johnston, IA 

YWCA, Waterloo, IA