Career Opportunities

Lutheran Social Services of the Virgin Islands (LSSVI) is looking for the best and brightest that our Territory and the world around us has to offer.  We are seeking candidates with a passion for service and the skills necessary to help us fulfill our mission.  If you are interested in applying for a position with LSSVI, please send a detailed resume and completed application to:

Director of Human Resources
516B Hospital Street
Frederiksted, St. Croix 00840-3824
Fax: (340) 772-0589
Email: humanresources@lssvi.org
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Only suitable applicants will be acknowledged and/or invited to interview. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and national service alumni are encouraged to apply. 

Looking for openings to become an AmeriCorps members? Visit the AmeriCorps page for service opportunities.


Bookkeeper –  LSSVI Main Office, St. Croix

The function of the Bookkeeper is to carry out the assigned financial, administrative and clerical services as well as other LSS functions relative to the overall operation of the administrative office.  Duties include processing and monitoring payments, expenditures, and processing miscellaneous cash receipts.  It also includes providing these services in an effective and efficient manner that will ensure that vendors and suppliers are paid within the established time.

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Occupancy Specialist – Housing Division, St. Croix

The Occupancy Specialist shall devote his/her full-time efforts, skills, and accuracy with the occupancy processes to comply with federally assisted housing programs guidelines and/or related field of work within the housing division.

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Replacement WorkerGinger Thomas Residence, St. Croix

Replacement Workers provide direct care to residents with disabilities at Sister Emma Cottage and Ginger Thomas Residence.   Replacement Workers are responsible for maintaining a safe, supportive, and therapeutic environment which fosters growth and rehabilitation among the residents.

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Receptionist – Flambouyant Gardens, St. Croix

The receptionist shall provide general office support and promote a smooth operation of the office and multi-purpose center of the Housing Management Division.  Receptionist duties will involve general office management such as welcoming/greeting visitors, assisting residents, applicants, and staff, answering phone calls or taking messages, filing and computer data input.

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Assistant Cook– Early Head Start, St. Croix

The role of the Assistant Cook is to help prepare the meals served at the Early Head Start Program in accordance with Federal nutrition requirements for infants, children, and toddlers. The Assistant Cook must comply with all applicable sanitation, health, and personal hygiene standards and follow established food production programs and procedures.

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Project Planner/Grant Writer–  Early Head Start, St. Croix

The Project Planner/Grant Writer will provide coordinated services consistent with all applicable federal, state, and USVI Department of Building, Fire Department, Environmental Protection Agency laws, regulations, requirements, and codes including 45CFR, Part 1309 and Department of Health regulations. The Project Planner/Grant Writer will also be responsible for enforcement of the Davis Bacon Act and review of all U.S. Department of Labor payroll forms, job classifications, and wage rates. This position will further be responsible for writing the necessary grants needed to request funding for the projects relative to the recovery or rebuilding of the Early Head Start facilities.

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Early Head Start Senior Accountant – Early Head Start, St. Croix

Specifically responsible for EHS hurricane restoration building and construction grants.

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Health Services Coordinator – Early Head Start, St. Croix

Under the direction of the Early Head Start Director, the Health Services Coordinator is responsible for planning, implementing, coordinating, monitoring and managing health services activities for children and their families enrolled in the Early Head Start program pursuant to the Head Start Performance Standards.

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Bus Driver/Maintenance– Early Head Start, St. Croix

Responsible for providing transportation to and from Early Head Start (EHS) centers for children and parents and maintaining the safety of all children on the bus.  Responsible for maintaining EHS vehicles and running errands for the program.  Performs maintenance and upkeep of the EHS Center and grounds.

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“NO PERSONS SHALL BE DISCRIMINATED AGAINST FOR EMPLOYMENT OFFERED BY LUTHERAN SOCIAL SERVICES OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS ON ACCOUNT OF RACE, COLOR, CREED, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEX, DISABILITY OR AGE.”

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