Career Opportunities

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Thank you for your interest in partnering with Westchester Children’s Association (WCA). WCA is a multi-issue child advocacy organization working to keep children and youth at the top of the public agenda in Westchester County, New York. We work simultaneously on a variety of legislative, policy, and community mobilization initiatives.

WCA works affirmatively to recruit a diverse group of staff and board members. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We are an equal opportunity employer and want to encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

We employ a small staff of full- and part-time professionals and welcome interns and volunteers throughout the year. In addition to this page, career opportunities are also posted on Idealist and our Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn accounts.

NOTE:  Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to every application or inquiry. Only candidates we wish to interview will be contacted.

Employment Opportunities

Executive Director

We encourage you to sign up for our email updates and follow us on social media to receive notification of future opportunities.

Internship / Volunteer Opportunities

WCA is currently offering several internships, listed below. These internships provide hands-on opportunities to develop your skills, gain work experience, and make real contributions on a variety of children’s issues in Westchester County.

Internships generally require a commitment of at least 14 hours per week for a semester, although there is some flexibility. Most WCA internships are unpaid, although students may be eligible for stipends from their college or university. Students may receive academic credit for their internship.

View each internship below for a job description, list of qualifications, and instructions for applying.

Communications Intern

Research and Data Intern

Program and Policy Intern