Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) is a nonprofit working to close opportunity gaps in employment by supporting jobseekers with the skills and confidence to secure quality careers with family-sustaining wages.
Since 1973, JVS has helped more than 100,000 people across California access quality jobs and economic mobility.
In 2023, we:
- Served more than 1475 Californians
- Increased the percent of JVS jobseekers who identify as Black, Latine, AANHPI or people of color to 90%
- Continued to assist with the passage of transformative policy initiatives, including AB 1236, SB 779, and AB 1273
JVS is led by a team of dedicated, collaborative and innovative professionals. Get to know our senior staff members and Board of Directors.
Join Our Team
Our work is innovative, intellectually stimulating and mission-driven. We invest in the professional development of our staff and value an inclusive and diverse workplace. JVS also offers generous benefits, including 4 weeks of vacation, retirement plan matching, full medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees, and more.