24 - hour Domestic Violence Hotline: 405-917-9922 or 24 - hour Sexual Assault Hotline: 405-943-7273

Employment Opportunities

Forensic Exam Nurse

The YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking a Forensic Exam Nurse.

The YWCA is looking for a dynamic professional who is energetic, creative and proactive, with strong leadership and relationship building skills. Must be a registered nurse, Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Experience working in administration and with victims of sexual assault and domestic violence preferred. The position requires a flexible work schedule to meet the needs of victims of sexual assault.

Domestic Violence Field Advocate 

The YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking a Domestic Violence Field Advocate. We are seeking a dynamic professional who is energetic, creative, takes initiative, proactively builds relationships and performs as a solid team member. The Domestic Violence Field Advocate will provide risk assessment, advocacy, safety planning, support, and crisis intervention for victims of domestic violence at various locations in the community. Other duties may include conducting comprehensive intakes and assessments and facilitating education and support groups.

A Bachelor’s Degree in a Social Service field is strongly preferred, minimally an Associate’s Degree in Crime Victim Services or Social Service field is required. One year full time experience working in the domestic violence field preferred, bilingual skills preferred. Strong listening, verbal and written communication and organizational skills are required. The position will require some evening and occasional weekend work and schedule flexibility to meet the needs of our clients. Additionally, this position may office offsite.

Director Domestic Violence Victim's Assistance Program (DVVAP) 

The YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking a full-time Director for the Domestic Violence Victim’s Assistance Program (DVVAP). We are seeking a dynamic professional who is energetic, creative, takes initiative, proactively builds relationships and performs as a solid team member. The Coordinator position has historically been embedded at the Oklahoma City Police Department and works collaboratively with the Domestic Violence and Victim Services Units. The position now offices at Palomar Family Justice Center. The Director provides risk assessment, safety planning, advocacy, Protection Order information, court support/accompaniment and crisis intervention services. This position will also be responsible for bi-monthly volunteer training presentations, development of volunteers for DVVAP program, and training of staff/volunteers to meet OAG standards for court accompaniment. An understanding of empowerment advocacy, trauma-informed environments and self-determination models will be helpful.

The position is salaried and will require occasional flexibility to meet the needs of our clients and the agency. A Bachelor’s Degree in a Social Service field required, one year relevant domestic violence experience strongly preferred. Bilingual preferred. Benefits include health insurance, paid vacation and retirement.

Adult Counselor 

Adult Counselors needed to provide crisis intervention and individual/group counseling for adult victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Training in domestic violence, sexual assault and trauma is provided.

Minimum Requirements: Master’s Degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or related field. Current Oklahoma licensure is preferred, i.e. LPC/LMFT/LCSW/LBP. Under LPC supervision will be considered. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Experience and training in trauma counseling would be beneficial. Bilingual ability preferred but not required.

To Apply for any of the above listings please:

Fill out this application for employment
• Send the application plus your resume and cover letter to Thala Wilson at twilson@ywcaokc.org with the job title in the header.