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, 2020

Final Deadline: June 15th, 2020

While we continue to adapt to a new way of community and service due to Covid-19, the St Joseph Worker Program is still committed to supporting St Joseph Workers and our partner placement sites during in the 2020-2021 service year. A year of service in the midst of this pandemic is a time dive deep into yourself, contribute your skills, creativity, and passion for justice, while expanding definitions of community. Apply today!!

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