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. 

Raise The Bar Coordinator

YWCA Oklahoma City is seeking a dynamic professional to serve as the part-time coordinator for an innovative bystander intervention program.  Duties to include program organization, outreach efforts, and assistance with the successful launch of Raise the Bar.  Bachelor's Degree and marketing experience preferred. Advanced computer skills and data entry are strongly preferred. Exceptional communication skills, the ability to multi-task, and helping create a supportive work environment is required. Two years office experience in a comparable position is preferred. Skills required include; advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; advanced written and verbal communication; innovative organization and prioritization; tenacious problem solving abilities; ability to be self-motivated and self-directed. Precise attention to detail and deadlines is imperative.  Applicable experience in the food and beverage industry is a plus.  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.

Full-Time Food Prep, Server and Dishwasher

The YWCA Oklahoma City is seeking candidates for a full time food prep, server and dishwasher. The successful candidate will assist the lead cook in preparing meals daily, maintaining food inventory, ordering food and supplies, and maintaining sanitary conditions of kitchen, dining, and storage areas at YWCA Emergency Shelter.  This is a full time position and benefits include health insurance, paid vacation and retirement. For more information about this position, please click here.

Domestic Violence Forensic Advocate

YWCA is currently seeking a dynamic professional to provide advocacy, safety planning, emotional support, and resource management to patients who are receiving a Domestic Violence Nurse Examination. This position would work independently as well as in a team with a forensic nurse. A successful candidate would be able to work under pressure and provide crisis intervention services and possess excellent communication and problem solving skills. This candidate must be organized, technology savvy, goal oriented, and have a flexible schedule. This position will provide training and presentations to staff, law enforcement, and volunteers in addition to helping develop community partnerships. We are looking for a candidate who would exhibit strong leadership skills to aid in program growth and development. 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. For more information about this position, 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.