Career Opportunities

Oesterlen Services for Youth is an equal opportunity employer. The following positions are currently vacant. Please send letter of application interest and resume to the person listed below each position, or apply in person at the Administration Building Receptionist's Office, 1918 Mechanicsburg Road, Springfield, OH 45503, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(Positions remain open until filled)


  Therapeutic Foster Parent:  Work in your own home as you provide therapeutic foster parent services to one or two children. Home licensure guidance and complete training are provided. Foster parents are supported by the extensive child and mental health care resources of Oesterlen. For further information or to begin application and licensure process contact Diane Stupp at, Coordinator of Foster Care 

Full Time Residential Youth Leaders: Seeking full-time Youth Leaders for duty in a residential treatment cottage serving severely emotionally disturbed youth, ages 12-18. Duties include crisis intervention, physical management of residents, and implementing decisions and goals for treatment made by a multi-disciplinary treatment team. College work required; Childcare or youth leader experience preferred. Non-smoking facility. Send resume and cover letter to Oesterlen Services for Youth, 1918 Mechanicsburg Road, Springfield, Oh 45503 Attn. Debbie Henderson, HR and Finance Specialist or send resume and cover letter to

Child Therapist Wanted:  Part-time contract position for a therapist with early childhood mental health training and experience.  Opportunity for both treatment and consultation.  Responsibilities include individual, family and group therapy, assessment, consulation, and collaboration with communtiy-wide treatment teams.  Great work environment, and competitive salary.  Master's Degree strongly preferred, license required.  Send resume to Adam Sorensen, LPCC-S,