Job and Study Opportunities

As part of our services for Returned Missioners we created this Resource page that lists available job positions with various organizations and study opportunities.

All MKLM Returned Missioners are encouraged to share job openings and study opportunities on this web page. Please send an e-mail to Cecilia Espinoza at including the following information:

  • Organization/Company name
  • Location of position/study opportunity (city and state)
  • Title of position if applicable
  • Brief description of position/skills required if applicable
  • Complete contact information
  • Application deadline

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  • Resources & Scholarships for Catholic College Students
    December 01, 2018 pm31 9:03 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Choosing a School, Finding a Faith Community & Getting Financial Aid Whether a student chooses to attend a Catholic school or opts for a public college, there is a scholarship opportunity out there for them. Here are some of the many options....
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  • Assistant Director of Student Programs
    November 20, 2018 pm30 6:13 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Position Summary: In collaboration with campus partners, the Assistant Director’s primary focus will be to support and create opportunities for students to become socially responsible citizens committed to building a more just world. The Assistant Director provides oversight for ten student Service Organizations, two residential service theme communities and the Ignatian Service Corps – LMU’s post-graduate service program. The position works closely with our LMU service organizations, and it also ...
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  • Specialist, Volunteer Program – Careers
    August 14, 2018 pm31 7:26 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Specialist, Volunteer Program Location: New York, NY As Specialist, Volunteer Program, you will work side by side with the Volunteer Program Coordinator and under the supervision of the Volunteer Program Manager on implementation of all volunteer program areas. You will work with existing partners (universities, volunteer organizations, corporations and Catholic health systems), identify new strategic partners to source volunteer talent based on identified demand, and help with the professionalization of ...
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  • From Mission to Mission Executive Director
    June 19, 2018 pm30 4:24 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Organizational Summary From Mission to Mission assists people in preparation and processing of their crosscultural, ministerial, and life transitions to continue their Christian call to mission. From Mission to Mission, originally known as F.R.O.M., was started in 1980 by missioners who had served around the world and, upon returning “home,” found their re-entry to be the most difficult part of their experience. We believe that mission doesn’t end when you ...
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  • Hudson River/Catskill Regional Coordinator
    May 03, 2018 am31 10:23 am, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Rural & Migrant Ministry Inc. February 2018 PRINT DOCUMENT Are you committed to change? There are many agricultural and food system workers throughout the Hudson River and Catksills region who are committed to change. Rural & Migrant Ministry is determined to stand with them and we need a creative, determined educator to lead us. Utilizing Participatory Education, the Coordinator will oversee the creation of a Leadership Development Program with, and ...
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  • Youth Economic Education Coordinator
    May 03, 2018 am31 10:00 am, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Rural & Migrant Ministry Inc. February 2018 PRINT DOCUMENT Here is an opportunity to work with one of the most innovative Youth Empowerment Programs in the Country. The Youth Economic Group (YEG) and their cooperative business, Bags for Justice are looking for a creative and experienced full-time Coordinator to help them continue to develop their program and grow the business in the midst of the Catskill region of New York ...
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  • Fordham IPED
    August 17, 2016 pm31 10:11 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Fordham University’s Graduate Program in International Political Economy and Development (Fordham IPED) We are very much interested in receiving applications from former Maryknoll Lay Missioners. It is our policy to give preference to applicants who have successfully completed their service as a volunteer for an international development organization and who wish to specialize in International Development Studies. Former Maryknoll Lay Missioners are strong candidates in the competition for admission into ...
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    February 01, 2016 am29 9:51 am, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Intercultural Consultation Services is expanding its services and programs and is seeking persons with cultural competency to work collaboratively and creatively as: EXECUTIVE/OPERATIONAL DIRECTOR, AN 80% POSITION; AND ASSOCIATE DIRECTORS IN PROGRAM WORK, 3 TO 4 PART TIME POSITIONS. Please refer to the links below for position descriptions and requisites. About the ICS Shared Directorate Position Description for Associate Directors Required Questionnaire to complete and submit in application for an ...
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  • Cap Corps Midwest Director – Milwaukee, Wi or Detroit, MI
    January 18, 2016 am31 8:59 am, by Cecilia Espinoza
    The Province of St. Joseph of the Capuchin Order is currently seeking a Cap Corps Midwest Ministry Director. The primary responsibilities of the Cap Corps Ministry Director will be to direct the program by recruiting and supporting full-time volunteers who will explore social justice and Franciscan spirituality through intentional community living and working full-time with a non-profit. Responsibilities: Demonstrate, exemplify and support the Capuchin Charism and Provincial Mission, Vision and ...
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    December 11, 2015 pm31 12:25 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    The Mission Institute will offer the following programs during 2016. Write for an application form to Maryknoll Mission Institute, Maryknoll Sisters P.O Box 311, Maryknoll, NY 10545-0311. Tel. 914-941-7575 @ 5671 or e-mail us at Application forms and program descriptions may be found on our Website ONLINE REGISTRATION AVAILABLE...
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    November 09, 2015 pm30 3:22 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Human Thread Campaign Manager Human Thread Campaign Manager with community organizing experience to further develop and launch a campaign to raise consciousness and empower Catholics to advocate for the plight of garment workers worldwide. Position responsible for all campaign activities from the pilot in Archdiocese of Chicago and Milwaukee to national scaling phase. Duties include planning and implementing action strategies with parish and student leaders, producing public outreach and educational ...
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  • Regional International Projects Officer – Cross International
    June 15, 2015 pm30 3:25 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Position Title: Regional International Projects Officer – sub-Saharan Africa Department: Missions Report to: International Projects Director Educational or Certification Requirements: B.A. in International Studies, Busines Administration, Health, Education or related discipline. Experience Requirements: Two or more years experience living and working in relief/development project oversight or related field in sub-Saharan Africa. Knowledge and Skills Required or Preferred: Strong project management, conceptualization and strategic planning skills Excellent, presentation, organizational, written, verbal ...
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  • In-Country Director, Guayaquil, Ecuador
    April 01, 2015 pm30 11:28 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    A Catholic volunteer and mission immersion program operating in Guayaquil, Ecuador is seeking a full-time In-Country Director to manage its program in country. Responsibilities include: providing effective orientation, support and formation to 13-15 one year young adult volunteers; overseeing the facilitation of 20-25 week long immersion retreats; managing Ecuadoran staff, finances, and property. Qualifications: Relevant experience and educational background required, including faith motivation and highly proficient in Spanish. Competitive compensation ...
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  • Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility – Program Director
    March 10, 2015 pm31 2:53 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    The Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) is a not-for-profit membership organization of nearly 300 faith-based institutional investors that has been a leader in the responsible investment movement for over 40 years. Our faith-based members include pension funds, endowments, hospital systems, religious orders and communities, whose collective investments exceed $100 billion. In addition, ICCR’s network of Associate and Affiliate Members includes major public pension funds, investment firms, labor unions and ...
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  • From Mission to Mission Workshops
    March 03, 2015 pm31 9:05 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Our next workshop is April 16-19 in New York. Here are some things I’d like you to know about our workshops: Our workshops are for domestic AND international volunteers and missioners from any program, university, diocese, etc. We serve EVERYONE! Former volunteers can attend our workshop in the months or even years after completing their term of service. The workshop is not just for those who recently finished their service. ...
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  • CVN – Assistant Director – Volunteer Ministry
    March 03, 2015 pm31 8:05 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Position Description The Assistant Director will assist with guiding Bon Secours Volunteer Ministry to fulfill its mission of providing lay persons with the opportunity to fully engage in the charism of the Sisters of Bon Secours and, in so doing, to bring about transformation through service with others. In support of this mission, the Assistant Director will lead the development of volunteer ministries and volunteer professional development. Through the design ...
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  • BorderLinks Office Administrator
    February 06, 2015 pm28 7:40 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Description of the Organization: BorderLinks is a bi-national, non-profit educational organization based in Tucson, Arizona. BorderLinks’ educational programs focus on issues of immigration, community formation, development, and social justice in the borderlands between the U.S. and Mexico. BorderLinks brings people together to build bridges of solidarity across borders and promote intercultural understanding and respect. We encourage applicants to visit our website at for a broader explanation of our various ...
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  • Office manager/administrative assistant – Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns
    June 12, 2014 pm30 6:30 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Summary of position responsibilities: Maintain smooth functioning of Washington D.C. office. Assist the Director with financial record-keeping and budget preparation. Orient and assist with interns and volunteers. General responsibilities: Full time Daily responsibilities: Maintain daily cash flow (manage payables account, process donations, pay bills) Check e-mail and manage e-mail needs of staff Answer telephone and manage phone system voicemail Manage incoming/outgoing mail and PO mail box (weekly pick-up at neighborhood ...
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  • Director, Office for Peace and Justice – Archdiocese of Chicago
    June 06, 2014 pm30 4:17 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    Department: Parish Life and Formation / Office for Peace and Justice Location: Cardinal Meyer Center 3525 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago, IL 60653-1402 Hours: Full time Description: The Director leads the Office in representing the Archdiocese of Chicago on matters of Catholic Social Teaching on issues of hunger, poverty, violence, housing, HIV/AIDS, criminal justice, death penalty, labor and workers’ rights, economic justice, restorative justice, education, faithful citizenship, religious freedom, international ...
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  • Catholic Relief Services is Hiring
    June 06, 2014 pm30 4:04 pm, by Cecilia Espinoza
    This is a great opportunity with Catholic Relief Services! The position is based in Chicago, IL. WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR: 5-10 years relevant experience; community organizing experience helpful; experience in organizing and leading workshops bi-cultural (Latino/a) preferred, proficiency or fluency in Spanish helpful understanding of Catholic Social Teaching; knowledge of the structure of the US Catholic Church, ability to work within its culture broad knowledge of international issues, particularly those ...
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