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We don’t do it alone! The Sisters of Saint Joseph of Rochester, Inc is supported in countless ways by our wonderful team of dedicated, professional employees. Our staff works side by side with us to provide care for our elderly and infirm Sisters, manage and maintain our buildings and grounds, and serve our public in our Sponsored Ministries throughout the Rochester area. We are incredibly grateful for their gifts and special skills.

The Sisters of Saint Joseph of Rochester, Inc. offers a supportive and diverse work environment as well as comprehensive benefit and compensation packages for our eligible employees. We are an equal opportunity employer (EOE).

Current job openings at the SSJ Motherhouse:  

Food Service Department: Hiring all shifts and positions, Cooks, Team Leaders, Dining Room Aides and Dishwashers. Full and Part time available. Experience required for some positions. Hours will vary between day, afternoon, & evening with no hours later than 7:30 pm. Responsible for providing excellent service and quality food to our residents and guests for breakfast, lunch, and dinner meals. Good communication and ability to work with a team in all aspects of Food Service. Must be available every other weekend, both Saturday & Sunday. Supervisory skills a plus. Competitive salary and benefits.
Hairdresser: Part time, flexible schedule. Responsible for the hair care needs of the Sisters and Priests who live and work at the Motherhouse, which includes washing, setting, cutting, styling, and providing perms to hair. Must have knowledge of products, techniques and skill relative to the resident population and have a current NYS beautician's license.
Activities Coordinator: Responsible for the planning and implementing of recreational programming for our Memory care unit and assisting with activities for our Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living units. The Activities Coordinator will create, plan, advertise, and direct a program of activities for our residents to provide socialization, exercise, intellectual stimulation, and opportunities for purpose all while considering the specific needs, capabilities, and interests of each resident. Must have excellent relational skills as well as compassion and sensitivity to issues of loss, aging, and transition.  Bachelor's Degree in Recreational Therapy, Social Work or other Health and Human Services field required with at least 3-5 years of experience working with elders in a similar role, especially with Memory care residents. Must have a valid NY State Driver's License and have flexibility for some weekend and evening hours.
 For all SSJ Motherhouse positions, please email your resume and application to ctraver@ssjrochester.org or fax it to (585) 641-8525. Also, please feel free to stop in and fill out an application at the Sisters of Saint Joseph Motherhouse, 150 French Road, Rochester, NY 14618. For specific questions about a position, please contact, Cathy Traver, (585) 641-8139.
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Sisters of Saint Joseph of Rochester

Sisters of Saint Joseph of
Rochester Motherhouse
150 French Road
Rochester, NY 14618

Main: (585) 641-8100
Gift Shop: (585) 641-8137

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