Employment & Internships
Description: Catholic Volunteer Network, a national resource center for faith-based volunteer programs based in Takoma Park, Md., is in search of a Program Coordinator to lead Catholic Volunteer Network's initiative to support and strengthen communities of women religious. This project will encourage the on-going development of new volunteer programs sponsored by communities of women religious, foster greater collaboration among communities of women religious regarding volunteer placement sites and community living, encourage more individuals to take part in the work being done by Catholic sisters, and offer current and former volunteers the opportunity to consider a religious vocation.
Qualifications: We are seeking a well-organized, skilled communicator with a passion for service. Bachelor's degree is required. The ideal candidate will be an alumna(us) of a CVN member program, have experience with retreat planning, and will have worked closely with communities of women religious. Candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to racial justice and diversity work. Strong technology skills, including social media experience are a plus. Fluency in Spanish is a plus. Periodic travel is involved.
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Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to: Katie Mulembe, firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Catholic Volunteer Network offers internship opportunities to students to complement and enhance their learning objectives while obtaining practical experience in a professional office setting. The intern in this role may be eligible to earn academic credit; requirements for supervision or evaluation should be discussed at the time of interview. Travel stipends will be provided.
Catholic Volunteer Network - Internship Opportunities
Students in the Washington, DC area are invited to apply for our internship opportunities! Students with coursework in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, Religious Studies/Theology, or other related fields will gain valuable experience helping to working as an integral part of the Catholic Volunteer Network National Office team. The CVN staff works with students to design internships that maximize each one's interests, talents, and learning objectives. We offer flexible time commitments throughout the year and pay a stipend whenever possible.
Past interns have worked on projects such as:
- Marketing: social media, graphic design, publication editing, writing of original content for newsletters and blogs.
- Promotions: assisted with the coordination of mailings and promotional campaigns.
- Event planning: assisted in the logistics for national conferences and workshops, local events, and alumni gatherings.
- Development/Fundraising: donor research, grant writing, and fundraising campaigns.
- Much more!
Insterested applicants should send their resume to Katie Mulembe at email@example.com.
Short-Term or Summer Volunteers: Handled on a case-by-case basis. Stipend and housing capabilities are limited. For short-term positions, please contact at least one month prior to service.
This Job Board is reserved for paid positions within Catholic Volunteer Network and our member programs only. In addition to this service, we also have a weekly Job Bank email that we send to over 2,000 volunteer alumni. The Job Bank includes these positions, along with others in the fields of social services, non-profit, church ministry, development, and national service. To learn more about the opportunity to advertise your positions with us, please contact Katie Mulembe at firstname.lastname@example.org. Volunteers and alumni who wish to register to receive this weekly job bank can do so by clicking here.