Job & Internship Opportunities

Job Opportunities:

Full-Time Bilingual Therapist
OCRCC’s Full-time Bilingual Therapist works primarily with monolingual Spanish, bilingual adolescents, and adults in individual trauma-focused therapy.  The ideal candidate is fluent in Spanish and English and has experience working with survivors of sexual assault. View the full Bilingual Therapist Position Description here.

  • To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to jobs@ocrcc.org with “Bilingual Clinical Therapist” in the subject line. Please consolidate application materials into one pdf, if possible.
  • Application Deadlines: September 26th, 2019 (or until the position has been filled)
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered
  • No phone calls, please

 

Part-Time Volunteer Coordinator
OCRCC’s Part-time Volunteer Coordinator coordinates the activities of the organization’s volunteers to supplement staffing needs, client needs, and engage community members in the organization’s mission. The successful candidate will be driven by the organization’s mission and enjoy motivating others, be flexible and available to work some evenings and weekend hours, be energetic, able to multi-task, able to work in a fast-paced environment and meet required deadlines. View the full Volunteer Coordinator Position here.

  • To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to jobs@ocrcc.org with “Part-Time Volunteer Coordinator” in the subject line. Please consolidate application materials into one pdf, if possible.
  • Application Deadlines: September 26th, 2019 (or until the position has been filled)
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered
  • No phone calls, please

Unpaid Internship Opportunities:

Special Events Intern
(10-20 hours/week)
Looking for a chance to gain valuable fundraising experience while assisting a great cause? The Special Events Intern will work closely with the Development & Communications Team to assist with preparations for our 32nd Annual Holiday Auction, which will be held on Sunday, December 8th. The Auction Intern is primarily responsible for soliciting and picking up auction item donations from local businesses and supporters as well as for assisting with data entry and other event planning tasks. The intern will gain fundraising and administrative skills including event planning, working with donors, preparing fundraising materials, database management, volunteer management, and communications.

View the full Special Events Intern Position Description here.

  • To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, and two professional references to jobs@ocrcc.org with “Special Events Intern” in the subject line. Please consolidate application materials into one pdf, if possible.
  • Application Deadlines: September 20th, 2019 (or until the position has been filled)
  • No phone calls, please

 

Legal Intern Position
(32 hours a week, approximately 10-12 weeks during the summer)
Legal interns work on a variety of legal issues including family law, criminal law, and torts. Interns will gain practical experience with the legal system and assist clients directly, in addition to turning in one legal writing project. Responsibilities will include conducting comprehensive legal research, composing research summaries and legal memoranda while analyzing the findings, assisting clients in filing 50(c) protection orders, and advocating on behalf of clients within the legal system. View the full Legal Intern Position description here.

  • To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, 2 professional references, writing sample and transcript (unofficial is ok) to Gheisha-Ly Rosario Diaz at gheisha@ocrcc.org with the subject line Legal Intern Position. Please indicate which term (fall, spring, or summer) you are applying for. Please consolidate application materials into one pdf, if possible.
  • Application Deadlines
    • Fall Internship: September 2, 2019
    • Spring Internship: December 2, 2019
    • Summer Internship: February 2, 2020
  • Flexible starting date, dependent upon the student’s schedule
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered
  • No phone calls, please

 

Advocacy Intern Position
(12-16 hours a week, per semester or 12-month internships available)
The Advocacy intern will be responsible for direct client services including crisis intervention, active listening, and emotional support for clients, maintaining accurate and appropriate documentation on client interactions, assisting clients in navigating civil and criminal legal systems, staffing the crisis line and online helpline as scheduled, and other advocacy specific tasks. View the full Advocacy Intern Position Description here. 

  • To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, 2 professional references to Gheisha-Ly Rosario Diaz at gheisha@ocrcc.org with the subject line Advocacy Intern Position. Please indicate which term (fall, spring, summer, or yearlong) you are applying for. Please consolidate application materials into one pdf, if possible.
  • Application Deadlines
    • Fall Internship: September 2, 2019
    • Spring Internship: December 2, 2019
    • Summer Internship: February 2, 2020
    • Yearlong Internship: Applications will be considered on a rolling basis
  • Flexible starting date, dependent upon the student’s schedule
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered
  • No phone calls, please

 

The Orange County Rape Crisis Center is committed to fostering the leadership of people of color, Native people, immigrants and refugees, low-income people, LGBTQ+ and trans* people, people with disabilities, survivors of sexual and/or domestic violence, and people living in the many intersections of these experiences. We strongly encourage people from these communities to apply and will not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, socioeconomic class, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, sex, religion, disability status, citizenship status, age, veteran status, or national origin. 

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    • 866-WE-LISTEN (866-935-4783)
    • 919-967-7273 (Local)
    • 919-338-0746 (TTY)
    • 919-504-5211 (Text)