Embrace the warmth and spirituality of retired women religious at Regina Residence supporting the nursing and care provider team.
Assist in the design, planning and conduct of activity programs to encourage socialization, provide entertainment, relaxation and fulfillment, and improve daily living skills for residents including those with cognitive impairment/symptoms of dementia related disease or bedridden.
Work directly with residents either in group activities or one-on-one. Communicates any resident "changes in condition" to the Team Leader (Nurse) on duty.
Assists residents requiring help writing notes and letters, organizing personal effects and other needs. Assists in maintaining environment including caring for pets, watering plants and setting up seasonal and celebratory decorations.
Live in community with other women, ages 21-35, seeking to grow and serve, just like you! We provide room and board a monthly stipend, transportation to service site, health insurance if needed, and mentoring and training for personal and professional development. Besides work experience our volunteers have the opportunity to develop and grow in spirituality in the spirit of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange.
Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
AmeriCorps Education Award opportunity may be available to eligible volunteers through an affiliated national organization.
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.
Credential or Certification
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
Experience in related field such as psychology, healthcare or working in retirement communities
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Subject to criminal background check
21 - 35