JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS

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Open Positions

Domestic and Sexual Violence Services Positions:

Bilingual Domestic and Sexual Violence Clinician

Salary Range: $45,000-$56,500

The bilingual clinician will provide theoretically evidence-based, best practice counseling and therapy and advocacy services to individuals and families experiencing domestic and/or sexual violence.

Bilingual Clinician Job Description

All applicants should email their resume, the employment application, and cover letter to jobs@ywcarichmond.org

EmpowerNet Hotline Positions:

Part-Time Hotline Specialist

Salary Range: $17.75-$19.75/hour

* Part-time hours specifically during weekend hours and 9 am-5 pm weekday shifts.

This position directs telephone crisis response and systems of support and referral for victims/survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence by answering the regional EmpowerNet Hotline. 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.

Part-Time Hotline Specialist Job Description

All applicants should email their resume, the employment application, and cover letter to jobs@ywcarichmond.org

Hotline Specialist (Bilingual – Spanish)

Salary Range: $17.75-$19.75/hour

This bilingual position directs telephone crisis response and systems of support and referral for victims/survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence by answering the regional EmpowerNet Hotline. 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.

Bilingual Hotline Specialist Job Description

All applicants should email their resume, the employment application, and cover letter to jobs@ywcarichmond.org

Sprout School Positions:

Lead Teacher – Sprout School (Bilingual – Spanish encouraged to apply)

Salary Range: $41,000-$43,500

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 Lead Teacher is to establish and maintain 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.

Lead Teacher Job Description

All applicants should email their resume, the employment application, and cover letter to jobs@ywcarichmond.org

Full or Part-Time Teacher Assistant – Sprout School (Bilingual – Spanish encouraged to apply) / Assistente al maestro, (bilingüe preferido)

Salary Range: $17.75-$20.00/hour

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 purpose of the Teacher Assistant is to support the Lead Teacher in establishing and maintainingis to establish and maintain 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.

Teacher Assistant Job Description

All applicants should email their resume, the employment application, and cover letter to jobs@ywcarichmond.org

Full or Part-Time Teacher Aide – Sprout School (Bilingual – Spanish encouraged to apply) / Ayudante al maestro (bilingüe preferido)

Salary Starting at $15.00/hour

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 Aide 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.

Teacher Aide Job Description

All applicants should email their resume, the employment application, and cover letter to jobs@ywcarichmond.org


Internships

YWCA Richmond’s 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

Applications for Fall 2022-Spring 2023 Internship Opportunities are now closed. We will reopen applications again in February 2023.

Advocacy and Outreach Intern

To provide theoretically-based advocacy and outreach services to the community and crisis support to victims of sexual and domestic violence.

Advocacy and Outreach Internship Position Description

Workforce Development Intern

To provide theoretically based advocacy and supportive services to victims of sexual and domestic violence through the EmpowerNet Hotline.

Workforce Development Internship Position Description

Counseling Intern

To provide theoretically evidence-based best practice counseling/therapy and advocacy services to individuals experiencing domestic and/or sexual violence.

Clinical Internship Position (Richmond) Description

Crisis Response Intern

To provide theoretically-based advocacy services and crisis support to victims of sexual and domestic violence through the EmpowerNet Hotline.

Crisis Response Internship Description

Application Deadlines:

Domestic and Sexual Violence Internship Applications are currently closed.  We will reopen the applications in February 2023.  In the meantime, you can review our Internship Application.  Please note we accept students that are able to complete at least two consecutive semesters and/or a summer block placement. 

Mail or Email Applications to:

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

Email: internships@ywcarichmond.org

Equal Opportunity Employer

YWCA Richmond is an equal opportunity employer, committed to inclusivity and equity. We consider applicants regardless of race, gender identity or expression, national origin, ethnicity, immigration status, faith, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, the presence of non-related medical conditions or disability, or any other legally protected status. We welcome candidates of all lived experiences to apply.