HOTLINE: 800-439-6507

Child Care Member





Hours: Part-time, 15 hours/week
Hourly Non-exempt position

Independence House, Inc. (IH) is a comprehensive domestic & sexual violence community based agency, transitional housing and shelter program in Barnstable County that focuses on meeting unique and cultural needs of survivors and their children. The IH Emergency Domestic Violence Shelter is a fully inclusive pet and therapeutic animal friendly environment. We provide safety, food, shelter, advocacy, counseling and other resources to assist survivors in rebuilding violence-free lives for themselves and their children. IH is committed to the values of inclusivity, equality, anti-oppression, non-hierarchical structure, and a non-judgmental and empowerment framework. IH works closely with other agencies in the community, to provide a comprehensive network of resources for survivors of violence and their children. IH works with these agencies and other community groups to provide education, prevention and training about domestic & sexual violence toward community transformation and change. Please see our website at for more information.

This position requires someone to provide childcare and help develop and maintain a safe, nurturing, and non-violent environment for children who have experienced domestic violence, and who most often times are in crisis.

To Be Considered: Please send a resume and a cover letter to: 

Please write “IH Application- [Your Last Name]” in the subject line.

No phone calls, please.

A.S., High School Diploma and/or GED with related experience.