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Careers & Volunteer Opportunities


Jacqueline G. Bland,
Vice President, Human Resources

Please send all resumes and request to: hr@betterfamilylife.org

Do you support the BFL mission? Are you progressive and looking for your next career move? Consider joining our staff.

Better Family Life, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a wide range of career opportunities. As a BFL employee, you will be offered cutting-edge professional development and employee benefits to help you perform at optimal capacity in a safe, family-focused environment.

Feel free to explore our career opportunities and to read why our employees believe that Better Family Life is a great place to work and grow.


Resources for balancing a healthy lifestyle and rewarding career

We understand the demands of juggling professional responsibilities and a personal life. Our competitive compensation structure, and generous benefit plans offer support, security, and flexibility for employees as they develop careers, build families, maintain their health, and plan for their future while navigating through today’s challenging world.

Healthy Living
Helping people to feel better about their lives is our business, and so naturally we place great value on the health of the people who work at BFL. Our benefit programs are designed to help employees and their loved ones remain healthy, vigorous, and vibrant.

Medical & Dental Health Insurance
Our Medical plan includes coverage for:

  • Emergency services and inpatient hospital care
  • Prescriptions
  • Well-woman care
  • Well-child care
  • Treatment of mental illness and alcohol and drug abuse

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Better Family Life offers a range of free and confidential services to help employees and their families. Our work-life balance employee assistance program – provides at no additional charge through your company’s insurance benefit plan – can help find solutions for the everyday challenges of work and home as well as for more serious issues involving emotional and physical well-being.

  • Referrals for child care and elder care
  • Personal relationship information
  • Health information and online tools
  • Stress Management
  • Financial planning assistance
  • Legal consultations with licensed attorneys
  • Career Development

Our Culture and Environment

Our Employees–Our Strength, Our Focus

Commitmentcreativity, and teamwork are the building blocks for employee success at BFL. Individuals who are motivated to make a lasting impact will appreciate our support in helping them to reach their goals. We are dedicated to encouraging responsibility, nurturing leadership, and fostering career growth.We believe that diversity of thought and experience enriches our workplace and our business.  We also place great emphasis on providing the support and resources to help our employees achieve a healthy balance between their personal and professional lives through competitive compensation packages, generous benefits plans and programs, and a flexible workplace.

Read below for employee testimonials about why Better Family Life is a great place to grow and succeed in the workforce.

“Better Family Life, Inc. is a great place to work for, it’s a family within a family, and its growth in diversity makes it a better place to work.”D. Maxwell

“Better Family Life is a great place to work because we have the most dynamic leadership in the country today.”V. N. Taylor

“I enjoy working at Better Family Life because of their commitment to making a positive difference in the lives of working families throughout the Saint Louis community.” T.  Wilson

“Working for Better Family Life has allowed me to utilize my gifts and live out my passion for the field of social services.  The Leadership and training has enhanced my personal and professional development.  Better Family Life has become a way of life for me and my family.”D. Robinson

“Better Family Life is a great place to work because it’s the people of the community helping the people of the community.  We serve our neighbors and our own families with the work we do.  It’s a privilege to work here at BFL.” T. Amos III

“Working at BFL makes me look forward to coming to work every day and helping others achieve the dream of homeownership.” D. Henderson

“Better Family Life has created an awesome atmosphere to work in.  The opportunity I have to help others on a daily basis eliminates the feeling that this is my place employment.” L. Walker

Employment at Better Family Life, Inc.

We have a community of employees who strive to do their best and recognize the value of our mission and the teamwork necessary for success. Working at Better Family Life, Inc. means making a difference in the community. We are seeking committed professionals who want to better our community through their professional talents.

Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of Better Family Life, Inc. to provide equal opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, religion, sexual orientation, color, sex, age, disability, or national origin. It is our policy:

  • to employ individuals solely on the basis of qualifications
  • to recognize each person as an individual throughout the period of employment with our organization
  • to provide fair and equal treatment for all employees and applicants for employment regardless of their age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin