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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
505 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Or email your resume and salary requirements.

Shelter Advocate: Full Time

Position: 2nd shift

Summary: The Primary responsibility of this position is to provide coverage for the domestic violence shelter and the 24-hour hotline including advocacy and support to shelter residents and callers.

Shelter Program Assistant

Position:  32 hours, weekends and evenings required

SummaryResponsible for ensuring adequate supplies for: client meals, cleaning, and optimal functioning of shelter program.  Assigns tasks to residents, support for 24-hour hotline and shelter advocates.  Co-facilitation of some shelter groups. Sorting, storing, and distribution of donations and purchasing supplies.

Childcare Specialist

Position: 24 hours; Evenings and Saturdays required

Summary:  The primary responsibility of this position is to provide on-site childcare services.

Shelter Support Staff 

Position: No set hours; this is an on-call position to fill-in vacant shifts. All three shifts and weekends are needed.

Summary: To ensure smooth operation of the shelter, while providing for the needs of the clients and performing the duties relative to the shift. Support staff are expected to provide on-call coverage of the 24-Hour Hotline and shelter. This position includes advocacy and support to clients.

Internship Opportunities
To apply for an internship a resume should be sent along with a Volunteer Application to:

The Women’s Center
505 N. East Ave.
Waukesha, WI  53186
Or email your resume and volunteer application.

Summary: 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.
Please note: We do not offer master level internships.