Employment and Internships

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Put your talents to work for children.

Current Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at the Ed & Nancy Hanenburg Children's Advocacy Center.

We are currently looking for our next Executive Director! Please call 616.393.6123 for more information.



Internship Types

Due to the nature of our work, confidentiality standards, and internal policies, our internships, and volunteer opportunities are for students who are 18 years and older. See below for our types of internships.

The CAC holds a commitment to the education of college students in the field of child maltreatment.  We accomplish this through experiential learning and one-on-one supervision with an emphasis on evidence-based interventions in providing comprehensive assessment and treatment services to children who have experienced maltreatment and their non-offending caregivers.

Through this process, students will gain the foundation for acquiring the competencies necessary to become self-reliant and productive professionals with knowledge and skills in the field of child maltreatment.

Available for individuals completing various programs including but not limited to: Social Work, Child, and Family Development, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Communications, and Public & Non-Profit Administration. Applicants must have enthusiasm, a willingness to take initiative, and the ability to adapt to various situations and locations within the office and out in the community. Requires proficiency in Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Publisher) and has current enrollment in a college or university.

For more information and questions, email Forensic Interview Manager, Olga Mathis, at omathis@cac-ottawa.org or give her a call her at (616) 393-6123. 

We are currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year. 

Available for individuals completing a graduate program in Counseling, Social Work, Communications, and Public & Non-Profit Administration. Individuals who are able to complete their internship over two academic semesters are preferred. We require that all interested applicants are at the Internship component of their respective graduate programs.

For more information and questions, please email Clinical Services Manager, Adrienne Bailey, at abailey@cac-ottawa.org or call (616) 393-6123. 

We are currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year. The application deadline is Monday, March 7th.

You may send in your resume for future opportunities.

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