Positions at Catholic Volunteer Network:
Description: Former volunteers who love to travel and talk about their service experience are encouraged to apply for our Recruitment Associate positions! These positions involve visiting campuses in major cities all across the United States to promote volunteer opportunities to college students with CVN member programs. Recruiters are an integral part of the CVN team, and will have the opportunity to support additional initiatives such as our alumni outreach, social media engagement, and anti-racism work. The positions will run from August - March. While not on the road, Recruitment Associates are based in the CVN office in Takoma Park, MD (just outside of Washington, DC).
Qualifications: Must have successfully completed at least one term of service with a CVN member program; Bachelor’s degree or related experience; Good communication skills, both written and oral; Spanish language skills are preferred; Demonstrated commitment to social justice, especially racial justice concerns; Familiarity with the Catholic Church and comfort participating in faith sharing, prayer services, and Mass; Basic computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite, social media outlets, and Google Drive. Design skills and familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite is a plus; Excellent organizational skills; Public speaking experience; Networking skills; Valid driver’s license and the ability to travel frequently. Deadline for applications is May 6th.
Please click here for a full job description. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to: Katie Mulembe, email@example.com. Application deadline is Wednesday, May 6th. No phone calls please.
Positions with Catholic Volunteer Network member programs:
Mercy Volunteer Corps
Description: This full-time position based in Buffalo, NY or Pittsburgh, PA is highly collaborative and involves travel. The Community Coordinator works with a team to recruit, select, place and support volunteers for this National and International Volunteer Program. The coordinator supports and challenges full-time volunteers living in communities and serving with people who are economically poor and marginalized in society.
Qualifications: Bachelor or higher degree; Competent in technology and project management; At least one year of post graduate service experience and/or experience in social activism, pastoral ministry and/or counseling, spiritual growth development, community building, retreat planning and working with diverse peoples; High level of organizational skills with a flexible attitude; Self-motivated, able to work independently, and also able to collaborate with a team performing similar job functions throughout the country.
Positions with Partner Organizations
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 - Outreach and Engagement Intern
Undergraduate students in the Washington, DC area are invited to apply for our Outreach and Engagement Internship! Students with coursework in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, Religious Studies/Theology, or other related fields will gain valuable experience helping to share the stories of CVN volunteers through the development of articles and blogs, social media engagement, and resource development. Click here to see the full job description.
Insterested applicants should send cover letter, writing sample, and resume to Katie Mulembe at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Catholic Volunteer Network - Development Intern
Undergraduate or graduate students in the Washington, DC area are invited to apply for our Development Internship position. This position supports the programs of Catholic Volunteer Network through grant research and assistance with fundraising activities. Students with courework in Communications, Business, Marketing, or a related field will gain valuable experience in supporting a non-profit organization through fundraising and development. Click here to see the full job description.
Interested applicants should send cover letter, writing sample, and resume to Alyssa Sickle at email@example.com.
Catholic Volunteer Network - Government Affairs Intern
Undergraduate students in the Washington, DC area are invited to apply for our Government Affairs Internship! Students with coursework in Government, Communications, Public Policy, or related fields will gain valuable experience communicating the impact of CVN member programs with elected officials at the local, state, and federal levels. Click here to see the full job description.
Interested applicants should send cover letter, writing sample, and resume to Karyn Cassella at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 nearly 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 email@example.com.
To view employment opportunities in the CVN office, please click here.