Job Opportunities

Interested in Joining CWHC's Board of Directors?

Application for the 2020/2021 Board cohort will be reviewed through 5pm on August 31, 2020. To learn more about the roles and responsibilities of the Board, please 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. Questions can also be sent to this email address. No phone calls please.

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.

Click here to learn more about our part-time positions.

Please click here for more information on our PRN positions.

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

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

Internship Opportunities

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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