Help vulnerable people cope with the challenges they are facing in their lives. Work with team members (RNs, social workers, community health workers, behavior health therapists, and spiritual care team) to provide healthcare and social services to low-income patients and their families. Assist with gaining self-sufficiency by providing assistance with basic needs, connecting to community resources and providing access to local, state and federal benefits, assist with navigating through social services and in building a support system
St. Joseph Worker healthcare positions are based on education, skills and interest of the volunteer. Some positions require related degree and certification or offer internship experience. We work to match your passions with our placement site partners with many opportunities serving Spanish-speaking populations.
Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
The St. Joseph Worker Program is deeply committed to the volunteers providing mentoring and training for personal and professional development centered around four core values: leadership as a woman, social justice, spirituality and community/simple living. The program begins with a one to two week orientation to the program and placement site. Mentoring, educational and certification opportunities, monthly program day enrichment, and retreats help volunteers discover their strengths and passions and develop the skills and confidence to make their mark on the world. AmeriCorps Education Award opportunity may be available to eligible volunteers through an affiliated national organization.
Credential or Certification
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
-Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or other related field
-Experience in home/community based health care setting
-Current BLS Certificate
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Subject to criminal background check
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