The SJW Program operates annually from August to June with workers serving at a variety of locations where Sisters of St. Joseph minister. We accept applications and interview applicants on a rolling basis with two priority dates:

First Priority Date: January 15th
Second Priority Date: March 15th    — *Extended to May 15th due to COVID-19

Applications received after these dates will be processed in the order they are received until all positions are filled.

St. Joseph Worker Program Application Checklist

Please use this checklist as you complete the St Joseph Worker Program application. You do NOT have to wait until all items are completed before sending in individuals application items; you may send in portions as they are completed. Please send all application items to: Email:

Also, please download the reference form and have your recommenders send completed form to

Items needed to complete an application:

  • Completed Application Form
  • Résumé
  • Autobiographical and Program Values questions
  • Self-reference
  • Transcript (non-official transcripts accepted. From highest level of education completed)
  • Four required reference forms.

The application will be completed on the website and any other information can be emailed to

Click here to apply online

Click here to print and complete reference form