National Child Welfare Association


Volunteers Needed

Open Positions

Conference Volunteer Application

Events Intern

Human Resources Intern

Member Relations Intern

Working at NICWA

The National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) offers American Indian and non-Indian professionals opportunities for personal and professional development in a family-oriented environment. As an American Indian organization, NICWA promotes American Indian values within the workplace, with an emphasis on cooperation, respect, and an appreciation for diversity.


NICWA offers a cafeteria-style benefits plan that includes options for group medical, dental, and vision; life insurance, disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, and tax sheltered annuities. Employees receive up to four weeks vacation per year (for professional staff), paid holidays, sick days, and bereavement leave.

National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, age, race, color, religion, national origin, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, marital or veteran status. No application will be rejected as a result of disability that, with reasonable accommodation, does not prevent performance of the essential job duties.