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Advocate/Community Outreach

Actively Recruiting

Openings

1 currently recruiting

Service Dates

August 14, 2023 - June 30, 2024

Application Window

September 20, 2022 - March 15, 2023

Location

  • Orange County, CA

Contact Information

Joanna Rosciszewska
(714) 515-0471
sjwp@csjorange.org

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Position Details

Social Services/Advocacy

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Listing Details

Description

Make an impact and advocate for restorative justice! Are you a woman interested in becoming part of a team bringing hope, healing and transformation? Serve youth and adults impacted by incarceration, gangs, and violence through compassionate services at Project Kinship, a community-based organization in Orange County that is now part of the Global Homeboy Network.

Project Kinship’s staff provides emotional support and advocacy to individuals through the stages of change and transformation by providing early intervention, prevention, reentry support and intervention, as well as assistance with system network care and service to help empower those they encounter seek a meaningful and productive life. A Holistic approach meets participants where they are and provides a safe space where those who have experienced significant trauma may heal.

Service descriptions can be adjusted based on the interest, skills and talents of the St. Joseph Worker to meet her needs and those of the Placement Site. Opportunities include fund development, event planning, marketing and communications or direct services programs:
• Elementary, middle and high school outreach / Restorative practices
• Adult re-entry services
• Transitional Age Youth Services
• Work and Gain Employment & Education Skills for Youth and Young adults
• Community Outreach and Engagement
• Case planning and management for Youth Development Court
• Employment Services for adults
• Behavioral Health

St. Joseph Worker 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.

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.

Make an impact and advocate for restorative justice! Are you a woman interested in becoming part of a team bringing hope, healing and transformation? Serve youth and adults impacted by incarceration, gangs, and violence through compassionate services at Project Kinship, a community-based organization in Orange County that is now part of the Global Homeboy Network.

Project Kinship’s staff provides emotional support and advocacy to individuals through the stages of change and transformation by providing early intervention, prevention, reentry support and intervention, as well as assistance with system network care and service to help empower those they encounter seek a meaningful and productive life. A Holistic approach meets participants where they are and provides a safe space where those who have experienced significant trauma may heal.

Service descriptions can be adjusted based on the interest, skills and talents of the St. Joseph Worker to meet her needs and those of the Placement Site. Opportunities include fund development, event planning, marketing and communications or direct services programs:
• Elementary, middle and high school outreach / Restorative practices
• Adult re-entry services
• Transitional Age Youth Services
• Work and Gain Employment & Education Skills for Youth and Young adults
• Community Outreach and Engagement
• Case planning and management for Youth Development Court
• Employment Services for adults
• Behavioral Health

St. Joseph Worker 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.

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.
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Living Allowance

$100 - $150 monthly

Benefits

Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Training

Additional Benefits

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.

Education Benefits

Credential or Certification

Education Requirements

Some College

Desired Certifications or Qualifications

• Creative self-starter with positive, optimistic attitude
• Strong verbal and written communication skills (English and Spanish preferred)
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Computer, database, report generation skills
• Detail-oriented, with the ability to work efficiently and meet deadlines, work harmoniously and cooperatively with others
• Well-organized, flexible and able to manage different projects concurrently and often under pressure; able to set priorities and manage time effectively in a team environment.
• Must be empathetic, have excellent listening skills, and be able to advocate on behalf of client.
• Must adhere to policies regarding professional ethics, appropriate boundaries, and client confidentiality.
• Ability to demonstrate respect for cultural, gender, and lifestyle diversities of clients and staff

Desired Languages

English, Spanish

Other Conditions

Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Subject to criminal background check

Age Requirement

21 - 35

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Health & Nutrition, Homelessness & Housing

Weekly Hours

36

Location Type

Suburban

Service Type

Combination of direct and indirect service

Service Environment

Indoor and Outdoor

Placement

Individual Placement

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Community Development Organization, Disability Services Organization, Homeless Shelter, Soup Kitchen, or Food Bank, Religious Organization, Social Enterprise (nonprofit), Volunteer Placement Organization

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities

Contact Information

Joanna Rosciszewska
(714) 515-0471
sjwp@csjorange.org

Hosted By

Position Details

Social Services/Advocacy

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