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We are hiring dynamic, kind, community-minded individuals to help us empower RVA!

Hotline Specialist (Full-Time)

This position directs telephone crisis response and systems of support and referral for victims/survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence by answering the Greater Richmond Regional Hotline (GRRH).  Establishes and maintains effective and efficient communication strategies to ensure superior client service. Establishes care and understanding by exercising the willingness to listen carefully to each caller.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to eteixeira@ywcarichmond.org

Full Job Description (PDF)

Hotline Specialist (Part-Time)

This position directs telephone crisis response and systems of support and referral for victims/survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence by answering the Greater Richmond Regional Hotline (GRRH).  Establishes and maintains effective and efficient communication strategies to ensure superior client service. Establishes care and understanding by exercising the willingness to listen carefully to each caller.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to eteixeira@ywcarichmond.org

Full Job Description (PDF)

Diversion Specialist

This position facilitates calls on the housing crisis to assist those who are within 3 days of losing housing or experiencing homelessness access safe alternatives to shelter or access shelter through the shelter referral system.  It includes answering incoming calls in a client-centered, trauma-informed,solution-focused manner and providing access to housing-focused strategies that reduce the likelihood the caller will need to become homeless.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to eteixeira@ywcarichmond.org

Full Job Description (PDF)

Hotline RHART Specialist (Part-Time)

This position directs telephone crisis response and systems of support and referral for victims/survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence by answering the Greater Richmond Regional Hotline (GRRH) or in-person crisis response as through the Regional Hospital Accompaniment and Response Team.  Establishes and maintains effective and efficient communication strategies to ensure superior client service. Establishes care and understanding by exercising the willingness to listen carefully to each caller.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to eteixeira@ywcarichmond.org

Full Job Description (PDF)

Lead Cook – The Sprout School

This position will manage the Child Nutrition and CACFP programs to provide reimbursable meals that meet the nutritional needs of all enrolled Sprout School children. Other duties include planning menu in accordance to CACFP standards and using food production methods to order and cook the appropriate amount of food to ensure children’s nutritional needs are met in an financially efficient manner.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to apuckett@ywcarichmond.org

Full Job Description (PDF)

Teacher Assistant

Creative growth is encouraged by designing a curriculum that allows each child to contribute in his or her unique way. Children, parents, teachers, and the environment form a complete circle of learning inspiring all to join in the process. The role of the Teacher Assistant is to support the Lead Teacher in establishing and maintaining a safe learning environment that is cognitively stimulating, aesthetically pleasing, and fosters a child’s emotional, social, physical, and cognitive growth using a Reggio Emilia Inspired approach to a child’s learning.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to apuckett@ywcarichmond.org

Full Teacher Assistant Job Description (PDF)

 


 Internships

The YWCA Internship Program’s mission is to maintain expertise in the field of sexual and domestic violence, nonprofit management, and child development by engaging interns in cutting edge theory and interventions.

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Program Internships

Download & Complete our Internship Application.

Application Deadlines:  

All Applications for domestic/sexual violence services must be received (mail or e-mail) by June 1. Please note we accept students that are able to complete at least two consecutive semesters and/or students able to complete a summer block. We currently only accept Fall and Summer internships.   

Mail or Fax or Email Applications to:

YWCA Richmond
c/o: Internship Program
6 N. 5th Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Fax: 804.643.1314
Email: internships@ywcarichmond.org

Below you will find internship descriptions that are located on the application. Please review the requirements in detail.

Hospital Based Advocate Internship

YWCA Based Advocate Internship

Crisis Response Internship

Case Management Internship

Richmond City Domestic & Sexual Violence Counseling Internship

Chesterfield Domestic & Sexual Violence Counseling Internship

Advocacy and Outreach Internship

Development Department Internships

Download & Complete our Internship Application

Email applications to bwilliams@ywcarichmond.org

Marketing and Communications Internship

Due by August 31st

Equal Opportunity Employer

We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, martial or veteran status, the presence of non-related medical conditions or disability, or any other legally protected status.