Current Positions Available

Development Manager


We are seeking a Development Manager who is passionate about growing Anchorpoint’s ministry of hope, healing, and learning through fundraising, marketing, and mission awareness activities. The job responsibilities include event planning, individual giving, community engagement and communications, donor database management, and assisting with grants. A successful candidate will be a go-getter who loves interacting with people, developing relationships, and collaborating with others as part of a team. We are interested in an individual with strong moral values and ethics who is driven to help local families battling mental health and educational needs. This is a full-time, salaried position reporting to the Executive Director. This position supervises the Communications & Development Coordinator. The standard work schedule is Monday-Friday daytime with occasional evening and weekend commitments.


Event Planning:

  • Plan and implement special events, including an annual gala and golf classic, giving days, and community outreach events
  • Maintain sponsor relations, develop new sponsor prospects, recruit event participants, and secure in-kind donations for auctions/raffles
  • Coordinate with event committees, Board members, staff members, and volunteers

Individual Giving:

  • Manage and implement annual giving, monthly giving, major giving, donor recruitment, and bequest programs
  • Create compelling solicitation materials, including appeals and online campaigns
  • Coordinate and participate in donor cultivation plans and activities

Community Engagement:

  • Represent Anchorpoint at community events, meetings, presentations, and networking opportunities to build mission awareness and support
  • Support development of a new young professional board as well as an engaged Advisory Board and Board of Directors
  • Oversee marketing and communications strategies, including paid advertising, newsletters, annual reports, e-communications, and website

Other Fundraising & Administrative Responsibilities:

  • Process and appropriately acknowledge incoming donations and maintain Salsa CRM database of constituent records, donations, and mailing lists
  • Support grant proposal and grant report research, writing, and submissions
  • Perform other tasks as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • At least 1-3 years of fundraising experience with demonstrated success securing gifts from a variety of sources
  • Personal investment in Christian faith
  • Passion for mental health, education, health, and/or human services and knowledge of Anchorpoint’s northern Pittsburgh service area (i.e., North Side to Cranberry Township) strongly preferred
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills with comfort asking for donations and public speaking
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently with high levels of organization, efficiency, and detail orientation to achieve desired results and meet deadlines
  • Commitment to strong ethical standards, integrity, confidentiality, and professionalism
  • Ability to work as a leader and as part of a team
  • Positive attitude with ambition to learn and grow
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, web-based content management systems, social media, and fundraising databases (Salsa CRM)
  • Act 33/34 and FBI clearances required

Please submit your resume and a cover letter to [email protected]

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

We are seeking a Full-Time Licensed Therapist (LCSW, LMFT, or LPC) to work in a nurturing and supportive environment providing outpatient mental health counseling to individuals, couples and families in a comfortable community setting. Your caseload size will allow you to provide personalized, client-centered services and find work-life balance. You will find satisfaction in your work as you help clients address and resolve everyday issues like anxiety, depression, grief, trauma and family/relationship conflict.

At Anchorpoint, you will have the opportunity to focus on your own therapeutic interests/specializations and grow professionally through organization-sponsored trainings and supervision. You will be part of a family of professionals who value one another personally and professionally, collaborate frequently, and care deeply about their clients.

You will be a core part of Anchorpoint’s nonprofit mission to ensure ALL individuals and families can receive the help they need, regardless of faith, background, insurance or ability to pay.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Conduct initial client intakes by assessing child and family risks, child and parent mental health, and family development with understanding of family functioning, strengths, and needs
  • Schedule and conduct individual and family therapy sessions with clients and families (utilizing family systems theory and techniques) to understand and address concerns and to support necessary changes
  • Help families identify strengths and coping mechanisms, and work with families to resolve family problems and prevent future issues/problems
  • Support each client and family individually with a holistic focus on their unique emotional, social, cognitive, physical and spiritual needs and assets.
  • Incorporate different therapeutic techniques where appropriate and needed
  • Establish, implement and maintain clear treatment objectives through personalized treatment plans for each family in assigned caseload
  • Maintain up-to-date client information, records, and clinical notes in electronic medical records system and administer surveys every six sessions to assess client progress
  • Participate in counseling team meetings and provide/receive support and consultation as needed

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Master’s degree (minimum) in Social Work, Marriage/Family Therapy, Counseling, Psychology or related field
  • Completed licensure for LCSW, LMFT, or LPC and able to be credentialed with major insurance companies
  • Experience strongly preferred in family-based therapy and/or family counseling
  • Ability to work at least two weekday evenings OR one evening and Saturday morning
  • Act 33/34 & FBI Clearances
  • Valid Driver’s License and access to properly insured motor vehicle and a safe driving record
To apply:

Please send resume to [email protected]


Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry is committed to training future therapists who have a desire to integrate the resources of religious faith into their counseling with clients. In 1985, we expanded our level of community services by welcoming interns from various colleges and universities pursuing Master’s level degrees in counseling and social work. Students are provided the opportunity to develop their counseling skills under the direct supervision of our diverse and talented staff. Interns are encouraged to utilize all the resources within our counseling center, as well as the local community, to gain experience and confidence in their counseling abilities. Interns also work directly with our educational staff to facilitate our groups.

If you are interested in interning with us, please forward a resume to  [email protected] with “intern candidate” as the subject line.