Placement Sites

Professional experience as an SJW is a transformative part of the program. Each volunteer will serve in an area nonprofit organization that is related to the mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. Current placement opportunities are described below. Placement site options are not limited to listed placements and are subject to change. For additional information, follow the links.

Community Placement Site Possibilities 2020-2021


Healthcare and Public Health

Carondelet Village 

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A St Joseph Worker at Carondelet Village works with seniors to promote independence and wellness, and coordinates services that help manage chronic and complex conditions. The position focuses on health and holistic wellness (physical, spiritual, emotional, intellectual, vocational and social) with aging populations through a personally designed approach that recognizes and builds on each individual’s unique strengths.

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Catholic Charities • Nursing Case Manager

As a Nursing Case Manager, you are responsible for nursing case management services assisting clients with access to supportive services and helping clients set goals for themselves. You’re able to work effectively with clients with complex psychosocial concerns including mental health issues, unstable housing, unemployment, dysfunctional relationships, and legal concerns. This position involves working from a primary office location, but includes 5-6 client home visits each month.

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St Mary’s Health Clinic • Clinic Operations Partner

As the Clinic Operations Partner, serve uninsured and underinsured people in clinic services and operations in a variety of ways, including Spanish language interpreting, supporting staff and patients during clinic visits, and/or providing administrative support with assigned projects and tasks promoting clinic functions and efficiency.

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Direct Service, Community Outreach and

 Advocacy

CSJ Justice Office and Celeste’s Dream

This positions with the CSJ Justice Office and Celeste’s Dream focuses on promoting awareness and education, food justice and food insecurity, taking action and providing opportunities for others to take action that leads to systematic change.

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Sarah’s….an Oasis for Women

Sarah’s…an Oasis for Women provides hospitality for women in transition who are seeking housing, community and safety. This position works directly with women, connecting them with community resources and supporting them in reaching their goals.

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Haven Housing • Family Services Coordinator

Serve as a Family Services Coordinator at St Anne’s, providing supportive services to women and children experiencing homelessness. Assist in coordinating family activities, parenting classes, educational groups and holiday activities.

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Haven Housing • Volunteer Coordinator

As a Volunteer Coordinator, supervise and coordinate individual and group volunteers to support the overall work of Haven Housing, including thinking strategically with the entire organization and setting goals.

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Haven Housing • Activities and Intake Coordinator

Serve as an Activities and Intake Coordinator within Ascension Place of Haven Housing to provide basic needs provisions, intensive case management and health and wellness opportunities, supporting women in recovery, with chronic mental illness, healing from trauma or homelessness and seeking emotional, psychological and social well-being.

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Project for Pride in Living• Volunteer Projects Coordinator

At PPL, this position as Volunteer Projects Coordinator will assist in identifying, prioritizing and scheduling projects for volunteer groups and residents at PPL housing sites to enhance quality of life at housing communities and meet basic resident needs.

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Project for Pride in Living • Internal Communications Specialist

Use your creativity for positive change at PPL, a leading affordable housing and career training nonprofit
in the Twin Cities. Get hands-on experience creating compelling content, stories, and graphics that
inspire people to take action. As Internal Communications Specialist, you’ll play an important role on the team as lead communicator with PPL programs. This position will build key relationships with direct service staff to support housing and jobs programs through communications and help tell the important story of ending homelessness and unemployment.

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Catholic Charities • Minneapolis Opportunity Center

As an Employment Navigator, you will help Catholic Charities program participants one-on-one and in group settings increase their employability, find gainful employment, and ultimately strengthen their financial stability.

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The Lift Garage

The Lift Garage offers people a vehicle out of poverty by providing free or low-cost quality car repair, offering skilled job training in the field of auto mechanics and connecting with community partners to strengthen the support network.

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Mary’s Pence

Mary’s Pence is a grassroots organization that invests in women across the Americas by funding community initiatives and fostering collaborations to create social change. Service with Mary’s Pence includes communications, development and grant writing.

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Education and Students

CSJ Justice Office and Celeste’s Dream

This positions with the CSJ Justice Office and Celeste’s Dream focuses on promoting awareness and education, food justice and food insecurity, taking action and providing opportunities for others to take action that leads to systematic change.

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Cretin-Derham Hall High School- Campus Ministry Team

At Cretin Derham Hall, serve the students and community as part of the campus Ministry team, engaging in group service projects, justice programming throughout the year, serving as a mentor to justice groups on campus, helping plan and lead liturgies and be involved in retreat and specialized projects based on need and your unique skills.

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