Join Our Team! 

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

Diversion Specialist – Full Time

The role of the Diversion Specialist is to facilitate calls on the shelter diversion line to assist those who are within three days of losing housing, or experiencing homelessness, access safe alternatives to shelter. 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. This position represents the YWCA and works in partnership with the Greater Richmond Continuum of Care (GRCoC), local service providers, government partners, and funders to provide a comprehensive regional approach that aligns seamlessly with the Coordinated Entry System.

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

FULL Diversion Specialist Description

Cleaning Specialist/ Maintenance – Part Time

The role of the Cleaning Specialist is to essentially perform all cleaning functions in the YWCA building as needed on a day-to-day basis. In addition, this role will be responsible for performing set-up and tear-down of furniture and equipment for organization events. The Cleaning specialist will also assist with delivering supplies and other equipment throughout the building.

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

FULL Cleaning Specialist Job Description 2017 

Site Supervisor at The Sprout School – Full Time

The role of the Site Supervisor is to manage the day-to day operations of the specific Sprout School for which they are responsible.  Depending on the size of the school, the Site Supervisor may have teaching responsibilities in addition to the administrative responsibilities.  The Site Supervisor will be the primary contact with the staff and families at the school.

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

Site Supervisor Job Description 2017 (1)

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 lkyle@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.

For ALL Interns

Download & Complete our Internship Application.

Application Deadlines:  

All Applications for domestic/sexual violence services must be received (mail or e-mail) by March 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.   

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Program Internships

The program provides a challenging learning environment where theoretical and practical knowledge combine to create a rich and relevant clinical and/or macro experience. If you have any questions, you may email internships@ywcarichmond.org. For all the following internships, please send our completed volunteer application and your resume to internships@ywcarichmond.org.

 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

Chesterfield Domestic & Sexual Violence Clinician Internship 

This clinician intern will provide theoretically-based counseling to survivors of domestic and sexual violence for community and residential clients. Must be willing to commute to Chesterfield location 1-2 days per week.

Full Internship Description (PDF)

 

Richmond City Domestic & Sexual Violence Clinician Internship 

This clinician intern will provide theoretically-based counseling to survivors of domestic and sexual violence for community and residential clients.

Full Internship Description (PDF)

 

Case Management Internship

This case management intern  will provide case management and support services within a best-practice model to families who are survivors of sexual and/or domestic violence within the residential and community systems.

Full Internship Description (PDF)

 

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.