Job Opportunities

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Job Opportunities

Thank you for visiting our careers page. We are currently looking for qualified candidates for the following positions:

Crisis Counselor Part-Time (Benefits Eligible)

The Crisis Counselor provides critical support to callers of the 24-hour crisis line, and support and assistance to residents of our emergency shelter. They are the primary in-shelter staff person providing assistance to shelter residents and ensuring a safe and supportive environment.

This position provides coverage for 3 critical shifts including days, evenings, weekends, holidays and overnights to help ensure 24/7 coverage. We are currently hiring to cover 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. The Crisis Counselor works closely with the local police department offering resources and support to individuals encountering a domestic violence situation and providing assistance, as needed, to officers responding to a domestic violence situation. This role requires a natural trouble shooter with strong emotional intelligence, communication skills and a demonstrated commitment to offering compassionate, trauma-informed support to a diverse group of callers and residents. Learn more here.

Violence Prevention Educator Part-Time

The Violence Prevention Educator provides curriculum based education around the issues of violence prevention and building healthy relationships at a variety of elementary, middle, high school and college sites, as well as community based organizations in YWCA’s Evanston/North Shore service area. This role will occasionally plan workshops for increased awareness and recognition of relationship violence with adult groups including parents, school staff and other groups as needed. Learn more here.

Sales Associate – Part-Time Backup

The Sales Associate is an important member of our resale store team, assisting in maximizing revenue and volunteer opportunities for the Shop for Good.  Shop for Good is a volunteer driven resale store funding the domestic violence and economic advancement programs of YWCA Evanston/North Shore.  This position works with diverse stakeholders and contributes to a welcoming, respectful, customer-centered, trendy retail environment to amplify the mission and maximize revenue to help fund programs of YWCA. Learn more here.


YWCA Evanston/North Shore is an Equal Opportunity Employer.