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Wichita Children's Home

Want a Job that Matters?

We have a number of employment opportunities available and are looking to hire talented people! Please review the basic requirements and the positions listed below. Please submit your application through our Indeed profile or download the pdf file below. Return pdf applications via email to hr@wch.org or by mail:

Wichita Children's Home
Employment
7271 E. 37th St. N.
Wichita, Kansas 67226

Job Application

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The Wichita Children's Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
It is the policy of the Wichita Children's Home that all individuals have the right to participate in employment, programs and activities operated by the Wichita Children's Home regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, disability, and age.
Employment applications are available at the Front Desk Monday-Friday 8a-5p.
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Available Positions

Human Trafficking Case Manager

Provides comprehensive therapeutic case management services designed to meet the unique needs of an underserved population: Children who are victims of domestic sex trafficking and at extreme risk of re-victimization without intensive and extended counseling and case management. Collaborates with management team to ensure WCH’s survivor care program implements best practices, trauma-informed and survivor-centered delivery of services.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field required. 1-3 years’ experience strongly preferred.

Hours

Full-time; Monday-Friday 9a-6p (40 hours/week)

Empowerment Counselor

Supervises the biopsychosocial well-being of each client using trauma-informed, survivor-centered, restorative practice techniques. Uses appropriate role modeling skills to instill hope, effect healing and restoration, promote growth and development to empower clients to transform their lives.

Qualifications

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); one to two years related experience and/or training. Must be 21 years of age to work in the Emergency Shelter and the Gerard House, 23 years of age to work in the YRCII, and 25 years of age to work in the TLP and Garver House.

Hours

Full time and part time opportunities available.

Food Education Instructor

Schedule and conduct classes at four sites. Teach youth how to identify healthy and economical recipes/meals. This will include creating a shopping list and take youth to actually shop for food on budget provided. This will also include meal preparation and safe food handling.

Qualifications

Minimum of one year related experience and HS Diploma/GED required. Dietary Manager or Nutritionist certification required.

Hours

Part-time; 10 hours/week in the evenings and an occasional Saturday morning

YRCII Program Manager

Responsible for day to day operation, facilitation, and supervision of the program, which is designed to assist adolescents in developing skills and resources to successfully transition into adulthood and independent living.

Qualifications

Licensed Bachelor Social Worker (LBSW) required. Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) strongly preferred.

Hours

Full-time; Monday-Friday 8a-5p (40 hours/week)

Street Outreach Advocate

Provide prevention and intervention services to runaway, homeless, and street youth (RHSY) who have been subjected to, or at-risk of being subjected to sexual abuse, sexual exploitation, and severe forms of trafficking.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field required. 1-2 years related experience.

Hours

Full-Time; Monday-Friday 2p-10p (40 hours/week)