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Join our Tubman team

Are you looking for a job surrounded by passionate people, where it’s never the same day twice, and there’s always the opportunity to learn?

A place that values wellness and bringing your whole self to work, respects work-life balance, and encourages self-care?

A place that is driven by our mission of safety, hope, and healing to provide exceptional services for people who have experienced trauma?

Tubman is seeking dedicated people for a variety of roles in just such an environment.

Tubman’s philosophy is rooted in our inspiration and namesake, Harriet Tubman. Facing unrelenting adversities, Harriet Tubman encouraged others to simply "Keep going." Each year, Tubman offers safety, healing and hope to 25,000 people of all ages who are facing violence, exploitation, homelessness, addiction or mental health challenges. Our culturally responsive services are rooted in decades of research, innovation, experience, and partnership. Incorporating feedback from the people we serve and the community, Tubman provides countless ways to help.

We also offer:

  • Balanced independence and teamwork
  • Flexible schedules and spaces
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Shared leadership
  • Free parking

Our Total Rewards plan can be viewed here. We are committed to supporting a talented and diverse workplace through competitive total compensation that includes the following benefits, based on employee eligibility:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Long and short term disability insurance
  • Accident & critical illness insurance
  • Basic life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Health Savings Accounts and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dependent Care Accounts for qualifying day care costs
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with employer match
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays
  • Identity Theft and Legal Shield protections
  • Qualifying employment for federal student loan forgiveness

We encourage applications from people of color, multilingual speakers, people of all genders, veterans and people with disabilities. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current open positions include

  • Tubman is seeking an experienced full-time strategic communications professional to provide leadership and direction for a comprehensive communications plan to advance the work of Tubman and increase awareness of Tubman’s services in accordance with the agency’s strategic plan. They set the objectives and manage the execution of Tubman’s communications and public policy activities including marketing; content creation; print collateral and other materials to support community presentations and fundraising activities; video; website and social media; print, radio, and television media; and legislative relations.

    This position can include a mix of remote work and time spent at each of Tubman’s two locations, with an office in Maplewood, MN. Some metro-wide travel, occasional evenings and weekends required. This position supervises the fulltime Senior Manager of Intern & Volunteer Services, and .5 FTE Communications Coordinator, and reports to the Chief Executive Officer.

  • Tubman is seeking an experienced Mental Health Therapist to join our outpatient clinic at Tubman Chrysalis Center in south Minneapolis. The Mental Health Therapist will provide therapy and counseling to individuals, families, and groups experiencing mental health issues, communication challenges, and/or family or other interpersonal conflict. This person will serve on the Dialectical Behavioral Therapy team (State certified DBT IOP), as well as work with the Relationship Violence Intervention Program and the Trauma programs.

  • Tubman is seeking part-time and overnight Shelter Advocate to join a dynamic and collaborative team to support the agency’s mission, vision, and values. This position will be based at our Maplewood Shelter. The currently available shifts are:
    • Saturdays and Sundays 7am-3:30pm, every other weekend
    • Saturdays 3 -11:30pm
    • Sundays 11pm-7:30am

    These shifts are subject to change based on client needs.

    This position provides essential and supportive care to people and families staying at Tubman. The role promotes positive relationships and healing through creation of a welcoming environment with access to many resources services. Additional responsibilities include: inventory and data entry, help line calls, emotional support, and connecting clients to relevant assistance.

  • Tubman is expanding the Inspiring Youth program in Minneapolis and is seeking 4 full-time Youth and Family Workers. In this role you serve youth by providing intensive case management, youth leadership development opportunities, and serve as a mentor to help build on the individual strengths of each youth. You will also collaborate on systems initiatives with external partners to ensure culturally grounded and meaningful services are accessible for youth and families. We are thrilled about this opportunity and welcome candidates with a demonstrated openness to learning, undoing oppression, and commitment to work in partnership with youth to maximize their strengths in order to realize their full potential. .

  • Tubman is seeking an experienced Psychiatric Clinical Nurse for the agency’s Clinical Division. The Psychiatric Clinical Nurse provides psychiatric nursing services to individuals seeking medication evaluation, prescription services and monitoring.

  • Tubman is seeking An ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELOR SUPERVISOR to work in its Co-Occurring Disorders Program. Evening and day hours of work required.

  • Tubman is seeking one Shelter Case Manager to join a dynamic and collaborative team to support the agency’s mission, vision, and values. This position is based at our Maplewood Shelter. The schedule is flexible to support client and program needs (generally Monday-Friday 10am-6:30pm) and must include at least one evening per week in shelter until 8pm or later. The position will have office space on the shelter floor but some work will also take place in the community

  • Tubman is seeking one Shelter Advocate to join a dynamic and collaborative team to support the agency’s mission, vision, and values. This position will be based at our Maplewood Shelter. The currently available shift is Monday-Friday 10am-6:30pm and is subject to change based on client needs.

  • Tubman is seeking a full-time Intake Specialist to join a collaborative team to support the agency’s mission, vision and values. This position provides clients access to all of Tubman’s programs and services and assures individuals seeking support are provided with legal and clinical services.

  • As the Data & Reporting Specialist you are responsible for managing Tubman’s data system, ensuring the accuracy and integrity of client databases, overseeing data input & output, and training and supporting end-users. Responsibilities include exporting, extracting and analyzing data, managing public sector funder reporting calendar, report writing, data mapping, developing and implementing policies to guide data entry, documenting database changes, and making sure that the database effectively captures participant and program information and generates accurate analytical reports.
    This position is the first point of contact for program and partner staff who work within Tubman’s client database system with questions about or problems with the use of the internal agency database, ClientTrack.

  • Tubman is seeking a Youth Educator to ensure organizational effectiveness by enacting teaching methods to engage student and faculty audiences. You will also deliver resources and information needed to achieve position outcomes.

  • Tubman is seeking one Shelter Advocate to join a dynamic and collaborative team to support the agency’s mission, vision, and values. This position will be based at our Maplewood Shelter. The currently available shift is Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pm and is subject to change based on client needs.

  • Tubman is seeking a Full Time Youth and Family Worker- Housing, to provide resources and connections to comprehensive services for clients in shelter, housing, and community-based settings. In this role you serve youth, adults and families by providing intensive case management through Rapid Rehousing support. As a direct services staff, you will provide mentorship and resources to help maximize potential by highlighting individual strengths. You will also serve as a systems change advocate to ensure relevant services for youth, adults and families who represent historically marginalized communities. Join us in pursuit of driving positive changes and be a part of helping to foster thriving people, healthy relationships, and peaceful communities.

How to apply

To apply for a position at Tubman, you may submit your resume and cover letter below.

You also can email your resume and cover letter to with the job title in the email subject line, or mail your materials to Harriet Tubman Center East, Attn: Human Resources, 1725 Monastery Way, Maplewood, MN 55109.

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