Jobs & Careers

Help us Make an Impact!

Listening Ear Crisis Center, is a private nonprofit, United Way human service agency based in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan providing services across mid and northern Michigan. Our purpose is to support and improve human life around the clock. Listening Ear is committed to its values and its slogan “Focusing on What People Can Do”.

We are always accepting applications for many of our entry level positions. We’d love to talk to you about a career at Listening Ear!

  • Apply online: View our current position openings by clicking on the button below.
  • Apply in person: Download our application bring it to our office at Listening Ear, 107 E. Illinois, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.

Listening Ear provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


If you would like to help our community and gain valuable experience in the human service field, consider volunteering at the Listening Ear Crisis Hotline! We offer very flexible scheduling and all training is provided. Volunteering with the crisis line may lead to paid employment. Volunteers are sometimes sought for recreation programs as well. For more information, contact (989) 773-6904 ext. 3233, email the Crisis Center Director, or stop by our office at 107 E. Illinois, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.

Foster Care Families

Listening Ear’s Foster Care Program is seeking families located in the northwest and central areas of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula who are interested in providing child foster care. Though licensed to provide foster care to children ages 0-17, the program is especially in need of families who can provide a supportive home setting for older children. All contracted foster care families are provided training and Foster Care professionals maintain contact each week providing ongoing support. If your interested in become a foster parent, please contact Listening Ear at (989)-772-2918 or send us an email.