Job Opportunities

Maternal and Family Health Services, Inc. welcomes employment inquiries from individuals who have an interest in working in prenatal and family health and nutrition. Positions may become available at any time, anywhere within our 16-county service area. Skills, job experiences or education that are of particular interest to us include:

  • Computer skills
  • Clerical or administrative skills
  • Conversant in Spanish
  • Supervisory experience
  • BS Nutrition
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner

Current Openings at MFHS:
RN/Home Visit Nurse – Lackawanna County
Program Assistant – Schuylkill County
Licensed Practical Nurse – Hazleton
RN/Home Visit Nurse – Luzerne County
Director of Community Services
Marketing/Communications Intern

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RN/Home Visit Nurse – Lackawanna County

Maternal & Family Health Services’ Nurse Family Partnership program is currently recruiting for a full time RN to make home visits to families in Lackawanna County.  A Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of one year clinical experience required.  Two year’s recent experience in maternal/child health, public health, home visiting or mental/behavioral nursing preferred.  Must be able to work independently and provide thorough case-management and work flexible hours Monday-Friday to accommodate client needs. Bilingual in Spanish is a plus. Dependable, insured vehicle required. We offer an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, generous 401(k) retirement plan, and generous paid time off program.

Program Assistant – Schuylkill County

Maternal & Family Health Services is seeking applicants for our WIC nutrition program in our Tamaqua and Shenandoah offices in Schuylkill County. The successful candidate will have experience in customer service, Microsoft Outlook and Word. WIC program or medical office/lab experience is a plus. Bilingual in Spanish preferred.  Position is full time/37.50 hours a week, with an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401(k) plan and generous paid time off program.

Licensed Practical Nurse – Hazleton

Maternal & Family Health Services, a non-profit health care agency offering prenatal, family planning, and related women’s health services, is currently recruiting for a PA licensed LPN at our reproductive health care practice in Hazleton.  The successful candidate will provide counseling/education to clients, dispense medications and supplies, and assist with miscellaneous center duties.  Women’s health/family planning/GYN experience is preferred.  Bilingual in Spanish is required.

Position is part time, 30 hours per week. No weekends or major holidays. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage, 401(k) and generous paid time off program.

RN/Home Visit Nurse Luzerne County
Maternal & Family Health Services’ Nurse Family Partnership program is currently recruiting for a full time RN with a Bachelor’s degree to make home visits to families in Southern Luzerne County. Must be able to work independently and provide thorough case-management. Must be able to work flexible hours Monday-Friday to accommodate client needs. Bilingual in Spanish a plus. Dependable, insured vehicle required. We offer an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, generous 401(k) retirement plan, and generous paid time off program.
Director of Community Services

The Director of Community Services is responsible for the implementation and management of the Family Planning program which includes the Title X program and the Healthy Woman program.  This position provides leadership and support to develop initiatives and accomplish goals related to providing effective and sustainable family planning services. This individual is a member of the MFHS Senior Management team and is responsible for working with other leaders in the organization to fulfill the mission of the organization.

The successful candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and a Master’s Degree in a related field, a minimum of 5 years progressive experience in healthcare program planning and administration, preferably in a non-profit environment, experience in grant preparation and project management methodologies, the ability to utilize data to achieve program goals, and excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.

The position is full time with an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401(k), employee assistance program, and generous paid time off program.

Marketing/Communication Intern

Maternal & Family Health Services (MFHS), a non-profit health and human service organization based in Wilkes-Barre, PA, has an opening for an unpaid marketing intern who will work directly with the MFHS Marketing Team on the Agency’s Integrated Marketing Communications plan.  We are looking for a high energy intern who has interest in traditional and digital media. The ideal candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to the Department’s innovative strategies while playing a key role in helping to expand the agency’s growing set of activities, relationships and material related to the delivery of essential health and social services for women, children and families.

Hours:  15 hours per week

 Specific duties may include the following:

  • Assisting with development of a strategy and assist in launching and maintaining a new agency Instagram account.
  • Assist with online outreach and promotion using various digital media outlets.
  • Assist with development and production of videos for use online.
  • Assist with Resource Development research and activities.
  • Coordination, monitoring and tracking of special events/health fairs and event attendance.
  • Writing copy for marketing purposes in online and print format.
  • Other marketing tasks as assigned.

How to Apply

NOTE: Open positions will be posted for 30 days, unless otherwise stated. Maternal and Family Health Services reserves the right to fill the position prior to the expiration of the posting period.

If you are interested in emailing us your resume, please send it to jobs@mfhs.org. Marketing internship resumes can be sent to marketing@mfhs.org. If you don’t have your resume formatted for electronic transmission, you can also send it to:

Maternal and Family Health Services
Attn: Recruiting
15 Public Square, Suite 600
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1700

Maternal and Family Health Services is an ADA and EEO employer.  Persons representing all aspects of diversity are encouraged to apply.