Service Learning Opportunity: Companions in Mission

The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown have openings for Companions in Mission.The Companions in Mission program is a six-week program, beginning May 19th through June 27th, seeking adults looking for a faith-based service learning experience while living and ministering with a religious community.

Companions in Mission will participate in the community life and outreach of the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown, as well as engaging in prayer and faith-sharing.

An individual service-learning program will be created for each Companion in Mission to best utilize her skills and education, helping them build experience in their chosen field of study. Hours per week are flexible as this program is open to students who will be enrolled in college classes.

The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown operate numerous ministries for the poor and disadvantaged in Northeast Ohio. To learn more about this community of Catholic nuns, please visit theursulines.org.

Those wishing to apply are able to live at the Ursuline Motherhouse in Canfield, Ohio, for the term of her Companion in Mission service.

Applicants must present a clear federal background check, letters of reference/reference contact information, and be in good academic standing.

Job Location: Youngstown/Mahoning Valley, Ohio

Job Salary: Room and board; stipend to be determined

Application Instructions: Interested parties should contact supervisor as soon as possible. Interested parties can apply online or by calling or emailing the supervisor.

Online Application Address: http://www.theursulines.org/2014/01/16/companion-in-mission-2/

Contact Information: Sister Norma Raupple, Supervisor, Director of Outreach
Phone: 330-792-7636
Cell: 330-261-4729
Fax: 330-792-9553
Email: nraupple@theursulines.org
4250 Shields Rd., Canfield, Ohio 44406