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

Court Advocate (Bilingual Preferred)

The Court Advocate is responsible for providing legal advocacy, crisis intervention, case management, court accompaniment and community referrals for survivors of domestic violence. The position functions primarily on site at the Oliver Hill Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court. The Court Advocate will provide assistance to clients petitioning for protective orders. The position also serves as a resource to clients, staff, and agencies for individual case consultation.

Court Advocate Job Description

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

Teacher Assistant – Sprout School

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.

Teacher Assistant Job Description

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

Hotline Specialist (4 PRN)

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.

Full Job Description (PDF)

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

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 a summer block placement. 

Mail, 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

All internship positions have been filled. Please stay tuned for updates in March 2021 for future opportunities with the YWCA Richmond. 

Equal Opportunity Employer

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