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Thank you for your interest in employment with FamilyMeans!  FamilyMeans' staff is committed to the mission of our agency - strengthening communities by strengthening families.  We offer a friendly work environment and a fulfilling work experience. Because we recognize the importance of each position's role in the overall success of our work, we strive to have the right person in each of the agency's respective positions.  FamilyMeans is an equal opportunity employer with competitive salary and benefits. FamilyMeans offers the following benefits to eligible employees:

Please submit cover letter and resume to Patti Hanlon, 1875 Northwestern Ave., Stillwater, MN  55082 or at  An employment application can be downloaded, printed and submitted at the time of applying.

Below are our current job opportunities: 



FamilyMeans is seeking a Part-Time, Independently Contracted Psychiatric Provider (Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse) to join our outpatient mental health team. FamilyMeans’ 25 mental health therapists serve over 2,000 clients per year. This Psychiatric Provider will be based in our outpatient clinic in Stillwater, MN with occasional consults at The Center for Grief & Loss in St. Paul, MN.  The Part-Time Psychiatric Provider will also have the opportunity to maintain a client base.  Hours and time commitment are flexible. This is an excellent opportunity for providers in all phases of their careers seeking a flexible position in an outpatient clinic setting. 


FamilyMeans is seeking full-time Mental Health Therapists for our Stillwater and Hudson Outpatient clinics. Therapists will provide therapy to individuals, couples, families, adolescents and children. Additional opportunities are available for group therapy, and Collaborative Divorce Coaching and Child Specialists. Therapists must have a Master's Degree in the mental health field, clinical experience, and preferred LICSW, LP, LMFT, or LPCC. We have over 50 years of experience serving Western MN and Eastern WI with a strong clinical team of practioners and therapists who are licensed in Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family, Psychology and Professional Counseling.


FamilyMeans is seeking school-located outpatient therapists to work in the East metro MN schools with students ranging from K-12th grades. The therapist will be providing outpatient treatment to these children/adolescents and their families within the school setting. The therapist will be working to address mental health issues that may be hindering the child’s progress at school, home or in the community. There is a wide variety of clinical presentations and concerns the therapist will be working with including, but not limited to: attention/hyperactivity issues, anxiety, depression, relationship struggles, trauma, sleep disturbance, attachment issues, bullying etc.

Primary Duties Include:

Mental Health Practitioners and Professionals are encouraged to apply. Therapist must have a Master’s Degree in a mental health field with a MN LICSW, LP, LMFT or LPCC preferred. Experience in community or school based setting a plus.


The purpose of this part-time position (10-20 hours per week) is to prepare and coordinate the mental health clinic insurance billing with Procentive, the external billing agency, manage the client fees, and establish paperwork necessary to initiate and maintain clinicians on insurance panels. The Internal Billing Specialist ensures accurate and timely data for reimbursable insurance claims, collections for mental health services, and keeps insurance panels updated to current status.

Qualifications: A high school diploma is required. An associate degree in business or related field is strongly preferred. A new incumbent would need 3 years of mental health billing and credentialing.

YOUTH BICYCLE PROGRAM LEADER - Part-Time/Seasonal June through August, 2018

The bicycle is a great vehicle to help youth learn skills, set goals, build fitness and explore their world. FamilyMeans seeks a person with proficient bike mechanic skills, cycling fitness and a caring, optimistic, respectful attitude toward youth to lead our Cimarron Youth Bicycle Program this summer.’s-youth-bike-program-is-in-full-swing!/

This 20-hour per week position involves teaching bicycle repair and leading bike rides for youth ages 6-18 in the Cimarron community of Lake Elmo, Minnesota. Duties of the Program Leader will be:


Other highly desirable skills/experiences:

Offer of employment will take place after expected funding is received in late May.


The primary work of the Landfall Teen Program Coordinator (32 hours/week) will focus on developing, implementing, supervising and evaluating year-round opportunities at our drop-in program site in Landfall, Minnesota, a mobile home city located 6 miles east of downtown Saint Paul. A primary responsibility will be guiding youth through our Ready To Be program, a multi-dimensional curriculum intended to develop readiness skills and mindsets and undertake thoughtful preparation for postsecondary life. The Coordinator will also work to inform and engage parents in Ready To Be efforts. The Coordinator also supervises program assistants and contract personnel, and guides volunteers toward impactful and satisfying experiences.

Here’s what one young person shared about staff at the Landfall Teen Center:

“They taught me so much and gave me wonderful advice, that's one of the reasons for why I went onto college, and will continue to go onto pursuing my dreams.”

The Landfall Teen Center is a free, choice-driven site. It is part of our larger, 25 year-old Youth Development Initiative which has provided free, year-round programming to youth ages 5-18 in both Landfall and the Cimarron community in Lake Elmo, Minnesota. Some programming will be in partnership with our children’s programs and Cimarron Teen Program.

Landfall has a majority Latino youth population, so strong connections to Latino community and culture along with fluency in Spanish and English are essential.

Minimum qualifications:  A high school diploma; two years' experience working with youth, preferably in a youth center or recreation setting.  Oral and writing fluency in English and Spanish. Preferred qualifications:  A Bachelor's Degree in human development, recreation, education or other youth-related fields; strong knowledge of youth development theory and best practices; leadership training or experience in youth program management and/or supervision.  

CUSTODIAN / Landfall

FamilyMeans seeks a reliable, self-motivated worker to clean our children’s and teen program areas in Landfall, MN. This position is 6 hours a week (mornings). Main duties: sweep/vacuum, mop floors, clean bathrooms, trash disposal. This position requires strength and mobility to lift up to 50-pound buckets, bend, kneel and climb stairs; use of cleaning solutions.


Youth development program internships are available at FamilyMeans' children and teen programs in Lake Elmo and Landfall, Minnesota.  Interns are selected three times a year with application deadlines being August 15, December 15 and May 15 for the following term. These opportunities provide tangible experiences creating learning and social development environments for youth ages 5-18 in an out-of-school setting. This is an unpaid position that offers flexible hours and invaluable experience.  The mission of our youth development initiative is to equip youth to learn, thrive, connect and contribute throughout their lives.  Click HERE for more information. Send resume and cover letter to Youth Program Internships, FamilyMeans, 1875 Northwestern Avenue, Stillwater, MN 55082.


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