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Employment Opportunities

The Women’s Center is an Equal Opportunity employer and service provider operating under an Affirmative Action and Civil Rights Plan.

To apply for a position, please send resume and salary requirements to:

The Women’s Center
Attn: Human Resources Director
505 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Or email your resume and salary requirements.

Childcare Specialist
Position: 24 hours per week, evenings and weekends required
Summary/Objective: To provide on-site childcare services.

Dual Domestic Abuse/Sexual Violence Advocate
Position: Full-time, some evenings and weekends required
Summary/Objective: To provide advocacy, counseling, and supportive services to any victim of domestic abuse and sexual violence.

Legal Advocate
Position: Part-time, rotating evenings and weekends required
Summary/Objective: To advocate for victims of domestic and sexual violence, human trafficking, stalking and child abuse in the civil and criminal justice arena by providing safety planning, information, and support.

Shelter Advocate
Position: Full-time, 2nd shift
Summary/Objective: To provide coverage for the domestic violence shelter and the 24-hour hotline including advocacy and support to shelter residents and callers.

Systems Liaison Advocate
Position: Full-time, variable hours
Summary/Objective: To advocate for survivors of domestic violence who have been deemed at high risk for lethality by law enforcement. This position will also provide safety planning, court accompaniment, advocacy, and referrals. This position will also provide education to community partners.

Violence Prevention Advocate
Position: Full-time, some evenings and weekends required
Summary/Objective: To be a public representative of The Women’s Center providing and coordinating all community awareness and prevention education related to the issues of domestic violence and sexual assault and abuse.

Youth Advocate – Sexual Assault/Abuse
Position: Full-time, some evenings and weekends required
Summary/Objective: To provide counseling, support and advocacy to children affected by sexual assault/abuse. Will provide services to domestic violence victims as needed.


The Women’s Center is proud to be part of the Housing Action Coalition (HAC) of Waukesha County, a consortium addressing homelessness in our county. HAC is now hiring for a Coordinated Entry Specialist, and application details are included in the posting below.

Coordinated Entry Specialist
Position: Part-time, 24 hours/week
Summary/Objective: To concentrate on the Waukesha County coordinated entry system, helping individuals and families navigate the coordinated entry system and coordinated service delivery.

To apply for a position, please send resume and salary requirements to:

The Women’s Center
Attn: Angela Mancuso
505 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Or email your resume and salary requirements.


Internship Opportunities
Undergraduate internships are offered year round. They are designed for students who are interested in learning about the full scope of our agency and include duties such as donation sorting, client childcare, front desk support, and clerical/administrative tasks. To learn more and apply, visit our Volunteer page.

Please note: We do not offer master level internships.