Careers

24-Hr Domestic Violence Hotline: 405-917-9922
24-Hr Sexual Assault Hotline: 405-943-7273
24-Hr State Safeline: 800-522-7233

Careers

Careers

To Apply for any of these career 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. 

Community Outreach Specialist

YWCA Oklahoma City is seeking a part time Community Outreach Specialist.  The successful candidate will provide vital support to the Director of Education, Outreach and Volunteer Services. The ideal candidate will have expertise in MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite; excellent written and verbal communication, organization and prioritization; excellent problem solving abilities and multi-tasking skills; ability to be self-motivated and self-directed; attention to detail and deadlines. This position may require occasional evenings and weekends. For more information about this position, please click here.

Family Advocate

YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking a Family Advocate to work full-time. We are seeking a dynamic professional who is energetic, creative, takes initiative, proactively builds relationships and performs as a solid team member. This candidate will serve as the primary advocate to children/teens, parents, and families in the YWCA Crisis Programs, providing them with assistance, support, education, recreational activities, crisis intervention, information, referral, and follow-up. They also will help screen potential crisis clients and perform intake procedures for adults and children in the YWCA Crisis Programs. For more information about this position, please click here. 

Relief Sexual Assault Advocates

YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking part-time Sexual Assault Advocates. We are seeking multiple dynamic professionals who are energetic, take initiative, proactively build and maintain relationships, and demonstrate appropriate decision making skills. The Relief Sexual Assault Advocate Staff provides emotional support, advocacy and crisis intervention to primary and secondary victims of sexual assault and victims of domestic violence at hospitals. This position requires being available to be on call and respond to the hospital between 6pm-6am M-F and all day Saturday and Sunday to serve as back-up call for volunteer advocates. These hours will be shared with other Sexual Assault Advocates. For more information about these positions, please click here.

Crisis Intervention Advocate

This candidate will be on the front line offering assistance to victims of domestic violence and stalking by providing crisis intervention, advocacy services and referrals to community resources. A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required, a Master’s Degree is preferred. One year’s experience in the field of domestic violence and/or sexual assault is preferred. Strong listening, verbal, and written communication skills are required. The successful candidate will provide trauma-informed crisis intervention and individual supportive services to adult victims of domestic violence and stalking by appointment or “walk-in” in at the Palomar Family Justice Center and the YWCA Gaylord Complex based on the specific needs of the client. For more information about this position, please click here.

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Counselor

YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking a Licensed Counselor to work full-time with our counseling team. We are seeking a dynamic professional who is energetic, creative, takes initiative, proactively builds relationships and performs as a solid team member. The successful candidate will possess the ability to effectively manage a caseload which meets productivity expectations and includes a mixture of traditional business hours and after-hours provision of services to meet the needs of clients.  This position will also participate in 24/7 emergency response backup for counseling clients in rotation with other counseling staff,  provide high quality, best practice individual and group counseling to clients in accordance with the Individualized Client Centered Plan and agency policies for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence and coordinate services by maintaining contact with other case workers, counselors, or agencies working with the client as well as with law enforcement, schools, justice system, social service agencies, and health care providers in response to domestic violence and sexual assault.  For more information about this position, please click here.

Domestic Violence Shelter Advocates

YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking Domestic Violence Shelter Advocates for a variety of shifts. We are seeking highly motivated professionals who are energetic, organized, creative, take initiative, and are team oriented. Shelter Advocates will assist survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking at the YWCA Emergency Shelter through trauma informed service delivery. This includes answering crisis hotlines and assisting residents and their children with advocacy, safety planning, support, and crisis intervention. Minimum qualifications include two years of college (preferably in a related field), strong listening skills, computer skills, and strong written & verbal communication skills. Relevant experience preferred and bilingual skills preferred. We are currently hiring part-time or full-time positions on 1st & 2nd shift (includes weekends) and part-time weekend overnight positions (2-3 nights per week). For more information about this position, click here.

Children's Counselor

The YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking a Children’s Counselor to work full-time. We are seeking a dynamic professional who is energetic, creative, takes initiative, proactively builds relationships and performs as a solid team member. The Children’s Counselor will possess the ability to effectively manage a caseload which meets productivity expectations and includes a mixture of traditional business hours and after-hours provision of services to meet the needs of clients. The Children’s Counselor will also participate in 24/7 emergency response backup for counseling clients in rotation with other counseling staff, provide high quality, best practice individual and group counseling to clients in accordance with the Individualized Client Centered Plan and agency policies for child/adolescent victims of sexual assault and domestic violence and coordinate services by maintaining contact with other case workers, counselors, or agencies working with the client as well as with law enforcement, schools, justice system, social service agencies, and health care providers in response to domestic violence and sexual assault. Minimum qualifications include a Master’s Degree in psychology, social work, counseling or closely related field is required. Current clinical licensure or under supervision and counseling experience is required. At least one (1) year experience in domestic violence and/or sexual assault is preferred. Strong listening, verbal and written communication skills are required.

Help Desk Analyst

Internal Customer Service position which requires technical skills in multiple areas of IT applied in a dynamic work environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for troubleshooting, requirements definition, hardware / software design and configuration, as well as support and issue resolution on various IT components. Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or related field; three to five years of IT-related work experience; relevant certifications or experience may be substituted for degree at company’s discretion. Desired: Relevant technical training beyond degree. Candidate must possess working knowledge of workstation hardware and software and conceptual understanding of Network and Server operations. Click here for more information on this positions essential duties and general qualifications.