We invite you to consider partnering with us as an employee.


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 open positions at the SSJ Motherhouse: 

Coordinator of Justice, Peace, and Care for Creation 
Work with a Core JPIC (Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation) committee, the coordinator will:
·         create and facilitate learning opportunities; coordinate activities; support and serve as a resource.
·         collaborate with like-minded organizations in responding to issues on the global, national, regional and local levels.
·        keep all members of the Congregation informed of significant issues or events pertaining to Justice Ministry.
·         assist in deepening our commitment to personal transformation and living in Right Relationship.
·         represent us at local, regional and national conferences and gatherings related to social and ecological justice, in the public forum, through social media, and by participating in relevant public events.  
 The successful candidate will have post-secondary education with a preference for a university degree in Theology, related studies, or the equivalent. This position requires a person with an openness to the spirit and charism of the Sisters; a broad justice/ecological/peace-making/nonviolent stance and a passion for social and ecological justice; knowledge of national and international justice, peace and integrity of creation issues.  
A variety of skills are needed. Should possess good listening, written and oral communication skills, as well as IT, Microsoft 365 and social media skills, collaborative skills. Must have an appreciation for contemplative practices; a desire for ongoing education and the ability to keep abreast of critical issues in social and ecological justice. Some travelling will be required for this position. This is a full time position with excellent benefits(PTO, health & dental insurance)

 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.

 Please note that due to the COVID 19 pandemic, the Sisters of Saint Joseph require that all employees be fully vaccinated against COVID 19 and influenza and currently must wear masks when in the Motherhouse.
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