Employment and Internship Opportunities
Women’s and Children’s (WCA) Alliance Core Mission – Providing safety, healing and freedom from domestic abuse and sexual assault.
The WCA has been an important community partner for 110 years by providing shelter and supportive services to individuals impacted by domestic violence and/or sexual assault. Services are provided at no cost and span a four-county service area representing 30% of the population of the state of Idaho. Since its founding, the WCA crisis program has evolved into one of the most vital, unduplicated, comprehensive programs in our community and region.
In the Childcare Provider role, you will facilitate and maintain a supportive, nurturing and positive environment in the classroom and shelter, by promoting education, resiliency, and safety in the areas of physical, social and emotional development. This position is essential for supporting youth and serves as a resource to multidisciplinary teams. Responsible for planning and creating a trauma informed learning environment while adapting plans when behavioral, emotional or cognitive difficulties arise.
Philanthropy Database Specialist
The WCA is currently seeking a database specialist who will work closely with our entire philanthropy department to maintain our philanthropy database (Bloomerang), which houses donor and volunteer information, provides general database support, runs essential agency reports and maintains data to a high standard. This position also works closely to provide administrative support to the philanthropy department by coordinating mass mailings, assisting with event logistics , correlating team wide reports and assisting with the administrative elements of our if these walls can talk mission tour.
The WCA is currently seeking candidates for a Court Advocate position that provides advocacy support to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, harassment and stalking. The advocate’s primary function will be to assist petitioners of protection orders in filing their orders, accompanying them to court and aiding them through the protection order process. Advocates will also provide individualized safety planning, information on civil court proceedings including divorce and custody, and provide referrals to various legal agencies and community resources.
Financial Empowerment Educator and Coach
The WCA is seeking candidates for our Financial Empowerment Educator & Coach opportunity which is responsible for implementing the financial empowerment curriculum and providing workshops, as well as financial coaching to WCA residential and community clients. An additional component of the position is providing financial workshops and outreach support to community partners working with marginalized communities that include youth, teens, adults, and families.
Clinical Internship: Our internships are full and we hope to be offering an internship to graduate-level students in social work and counseling programs starting this Fall, 2021. We will post when we are accepting resumes so please continue to check back.
The internship will be in the Clinical Services Department, supporting community and shelter clients through individual counseling and group counseling. The intern will receive weekly supervision, join weekly department and multidisciplinary team meetings, co-facilitate a weekly support group, and carry a caseload of individual clients.
Please feel free to reach out with any additional questions and thank you for considering the WCA for your internship placement!
Megan Raimondi-Musser, LCSW
Clinical Services Manager
Equal Opportunity Employer
WCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its hiring practices or any other employment decisions on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, retaliation for protected activity, or any other classes protected by applicable federal and state laws.