Careers & Internships

Career Opportunities


Opening: Part-time Controller

If you would like to be a part of an exceptional team, working on a critical mission, this job is for you. The Controller plays a critical role in this evolving organization, which has strong roots in Houston and a compelling vision for the future. You will be responsible for assisting the CEO, other executives and the Board to operate at their highest possible levels by providing timely and accurate financial data and insights into that data. The ideal candidate will demonstrate passion for the mission, exemplary organizational skills, strong interpersonal communication skills, professional discretion with confidential information, and the ability to take the initiative. A sense of humor and resilience are strongly valued attributes.. For a full job description, please click here. If interested, please email resumes to hr@thewomenshome.org

 

Opening: Executive Assistant

If you would like to be a part of an exceptional team, working on a critical mission, this job is for you.   The Executive Assistant plays a critical role in this evolving organization, which has strong roots in Houston and a compelling vision for the future.  You will be responsible for assisting the CEO, other executives and the board to operate at their highest possible levels. The ideal candidate will demonstrate passion for the mission, exemplary organizational skills, strong interpersonal communication skills, professional discretion with confidential information, and the ability to take the initiative. A sense of humor and resilience are strongly valued attributes. For a full job description, please click here. If interested, please email resumes to hr@thewomenshome.org

 

Opening: Psychiatric Technician

This Position is responsible for supervising residents to ensure their safety and providing an atmosphere conducive to rehabilitation. Their primary, but not exclusive focus, are residents enrolled in intensive phase of programming. For a full job description, please click here. If interested, please email resumes to hr@thewomenshome.org

 

Opening: Bi-lingual Case Manager

This position will develop opportunities and services as well as provide case management for clients at The WholeLife Service Center. For a full job description, please click here. If interested, please email resumes to hr@thewomenshome.org

 

Opening: Bi-lingual Outpatient Clinical and Chemical Dependency Counselor

This position is responsible for providing direct services to clients who have a substance use disorder diagnosis, a co-occurring disorder, or other mental health diagnosis. Services include individual and group counseling, family counseling, couple counseling and psycho-educational groups to youth and adult. For a full job description, please click here. If interested, please email resumes to hr@thewomenshome.org

 

Opening: Bi-lingual Part-Time Receptionist

This position will be a Receptionist at the Spring Branch locations managed by The Women’s Home. You will welcome visitors, and complete administrative duties as requested by supervisor. For a full job description, please click here. If interested, please email resumes to hr@thewomenshome.org

 

Opening: Residential Supervisor (PRN)

The Residential Supervisor (PRN) is responsible for supervising residents to ensure their safety and providing an atmosphere conducive to rehabilitation.  For a full job description, please click here. If interested, please email resumes to Kristyn Carrillo at kcarrillo@thewomenshome.org

 

Opening: Residential Supervisor 

The Residential Supervisor  is responsible for supervising residents to ensure their safety and providing an atmosphere conducive to rehabilitation.  For a full job description, please click here. If interested, please email resumes to hr@thewomenshome.org

 

Internship Opportunities


 

A Commitment to Education

The Women’s Home believes that overcoming Houston’s homeless and mental health care crisis requires a commitment to educating future mental health professionals. As a part of this commitment, The Home is proud to be a training site for psychiatric residents from Baylor College of Medicine, as well as graduate and undergraduate students from the University of Houston campuses, the University of Texas School of Nursing, Our Lady of the Lake University, and Texas Southern University.

Our internship program provides real-world, hands-on mental health training to some of the best and brightest students in the Houston area. Interns are fully integrated into our programs and work side by side with our experienced staff, learning important professional skills while serving some of the most vulnerable members of our community. Opportunities include co-facilitating groups, individual therapy, and performing a number of different types of clinical assessments. Interns will participate in treatment planning and be supervised by licensed and experienced staff. The preponderance of hours at The Women’s Home will be in direct practice, while also gaining important experience and training in clinical documenation, professional practice, ethics and working with a multi-disciplinary team.

During practicum, interns will have the opportunity to learn more about addiction and recovery, mental health, and trauma, particularly as it relates to women, and be trained in evidence based practices to treat clients with these issues. For more information about our program, including our WholeLife model and treatment perspective, please explore our website.

 

Application Process

Opportunities are available for graduate students attending accredited (APA, CACREP, CSWE) Counseling, Clinical Psychology, and Social Work Programs. If you would like to apply for an internship with us, please email your resume and a short letter of interest to Staci Young syoung@thewomenshome.org. Please include the school and program you are currently attending, the start and end dates of your internship, and the number of hours per week that you need. Please know that we typically accept two semester placements, require at least 20 hours per week, and prefer 24 hours per week. For one semester or summer placements, we require 30 hours per week for at least 10 weeks.

Applications are accepted during the below time frames. If your school has a different term schedule or deadlines for procuring a practicum/internship location, please email Staci Young to inquire about a potential placement. We have a competitive program, so you are encouraged to apply promptly.

  • Spring Term: Apply October 1- 31
  • Summer Term: Apply February 1-28
  • Fall Term: Apply June 1-30

 

Hours Toward Licensure

The Women’s Home also has opportunities for gaining hours towards clinical licensure (LPC and LCSW) doing group and individual therapy on a volunteer basis. 12 month commitment required in order to do individual therapy. 6 month commitment preferred for group therapy. Hours available are within the following timeframe: 9a-4p Mon-Fri, 9a-2p Sat. If you would like to apply, please send a resume and letter of interest to Staci Young at syoung@thewomenshome.org. Please include your current license, your supervisors name and license information, the number of hours per week you have available, and the length of experience that you are seeking. Once accepted, you will need to provide copies of the following prior to client care:

• Your current liability insurance
• Copy of your supervision agreement
• Copy of board approval of The Women’s Home as a client site

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