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Job and Volunteer Opportunities at JAS

Job and Volunteer Opportunities at JAS

Just-A-Start is a mission-driven organization that makes a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve. Each year, hundreds of individuals and families are served by Just-A-Start and given the tools and resources to grow. When you join the Just-A-Start team, you have the opportunity to do meaningful work that impacts our community members and neighbors in Cambridge and nearby communities.

Just A Start is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Our staff represents a wide range of ages, races, interests, and backgrounds coming together in pursuit of common goals.   We value diversity and work together to create an inclusive culture where people from all backgrounds can thrive and belong.  Applications from women and people of color are strongly encouraged. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics or any other characteristic protected by law.

The following job opportunities are currently available:


Career Readiness Specialist


Mediator & Housing Specialist


The following volunteer opportunities are currently available:


Volunteer – Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site