Job Opportunities

Interested in Joining CWHC's Board of Directors?

CWHC accepts Board applications on rolling basis. Application for the 2019/2020 Board cohort will be reviewed through September 14, 2019. To learn more about the roles and responsibilities of the Board, click here to read the Board Member Job Description.

To apply, download and complete the Board Member Application. Submissions are only accepted via email to boardsearch@chicagowomenshealthcenter.org.

Advanced Practice Nurse

Are you a feminist nurse practitioner? Would you like to be part of a client-centered health care model that allows longer visits with an emphasis on prevention and health education? CWHC has pioneered client-centered care for the past 40 plus years and is looking for a like-minded Advanced Practice Nurse to join us!

The Advanced Practice Nurse’s focus will be to provide direct primary care to clients, including addressing mental health concerns within primary care visits and in collaboration with Counseling and Integrative Health Services. Additionally, practitioners will work with a team of health educators and volunteer physicians to provide care in the areas of gynecology, transgender hormone therapy and alternative insemination. We hope you will provide leadership to support our primary care services and Nurse Practitioner model. This position may require being accessible by phone after business hours on a limited basis.

We are hiring for part-time positions. Click here to learn more about the application process.

We are also hiring for PRN positions. Please click here for more info on this application process.

Priority consideration will be given to applications in the order in which they are received and will be accepted until the position is filled.

Questions? Contact our Clinical Services Director, Leslie Fiedler, at 773-935-6126 ext. 227 or email us at NPSearch@chicagowomenshealthcenter.org.

Please check our website for any deadline extensions or for future opportunities.

Internship Opportunities

OUTREACH & EDUCATION INTERNSHIP

Are you a student who cares about sexual health education and is interested in working with young people? Do you want to contribute to body-positive comprehensive sexual health education in Chicago? Check out the Outreach and Education Internship!

The Outreach and Education Intern provides critical support to the program and will gain a unique insight to our education model, which focuses on harm-reduction based and empowerment-focused health information.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Scout Bratt, Outreach & Education Director at Chicago Women’s Health Center, at
sb@chicagowomenshealthcenter.org. Applications are due by 5pm CST on Friday, March 6, 2020. Click here for more internship details.

DEVELOPMENT INTERNSHIP

Support CWHC's programs while building experience with fundraising systems, including grants and program evaluation. Learn more about the Summer internship here and the Academic Year internship here, including requirements and how to apply. Applications for both Summer and Academic Year internships are due Monday, March 16, 2020 by 5pm CST.

COMMUNICATIONS INTERNSHIP

Amplify CWHC's mission across print, digital, and social media platforms. Learn more about the Summer internship here and the Academic Year internship here, including requirements and how to apply. Applications for both Summer and Academic Year internships are due Monday, March 16, 2020 by 5pm CST.

COUNSELING INTERNSHIPS

Counseling interns receive training and support in providing counseling from a feminist-relational perspective and will provide individual, couples, and group counseling services. Counselors at CWHC value client self-determination as an integral part of the therapeutic relationship. Click here to learn more about CWHC's Counseling Program.

Internships are open to second-year Masters social work or counseling students and fourth-year PsyD students with relevant experiences, such as direct service provision, crisis hotline work, community organizing, case-management, or other advocacy work. Applicants will demonstrate critical self-reflexivity and humility. Prior experience with TGNC/Gender Expansive, queer, and People of Color communities preferred. Applicants must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills; and demonstrate a commitment to developing assessment, therapeutic, and crisis intervention skills. Women of color, LGBTQ individuals, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The ideal applicant aligns with Counseling Committee’s values of anti-oppressive practice and racial, gender, and disability justice.

Counseling Internship applications for Masters candidates will be accepted between January 2, 2020 and January 31, 2020. Those invited to complete the second round of application process will be notified in February through a rolling interview process. Internship will begin July 27, 2020 and end in June or July of 2021, depending on degree level. Please submit those applications to Elinor Lee: el@chicagowomenshealthcenter.org. Click here to learn more about the internship and how to apply.

Doctoral applicants: We abide by ACEPT rules; therefore, we will begin to accept applications on January 31, 2020. Please submit cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and transcripts to Dr. Pam Niesluchowski: pniesluchowski@thechicagoschool.edu
Internships will begin on July 27, 2020 and end in June or July 2021, depending on degree level. The position is 24 hours per week. Only complete applications will be considered. Click here to learn more about the internship and how to apply.

Want to learn more about counseling internships at CWHC? To talk to a current intern about their experience, please email Elinor Lee at el@chicagowomenshealthcenter.org to schedule a phone conversation.

Check out our Volunteer Opportunities!

We are currently looking for volunteer bodyworkers and massage therapists. Find out more here!

Thank you for your interest in CWHC! Unfortunately, we do not accept resumes when not in response to a specific job opening. 

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