Career Opportunities

The DC Rape Crisis Center has a long legacy of offering graduate students the opportunity to get comprehensive training in sexual violence, trauma and cutting edge trauma treatments and work with adults individually and in group settings.  The graduate student program runs from September to May and students are expected to commit a minimum of 20 hours per week, Monday through Friday, including 2 evenings.  The program offers at least two hours of supervision per week and the chance to join DCRCC’s work in the sexual violence movement in a variety of ways.

For questions, please contact our Senior Trauma Therapist Sara Staggs, LICSW, MPH.

To apply, please submit résumé and cover letter to Sara Staggs, LICSW, MPH by February 28.


The DC Rape Crisis Center actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, or political affiliation. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.