Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (FSPA)

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Employment Opportunities

St. Rose Complex
St. Rose Complex is a home, corporate office and spirituality center for the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration. St. Rose is located at 912 Market Street, La Crosse, Wisconsin. 

Liturgist - see full job description here

We are seeking a full-time liturgist to oversee all aspects of the eucharistic liturgies and other sacramental and prayer services. This position will include evening and weekend hours. Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate music/liturgy for one weekend liturgy
  • Prepare worship aides for Sundays, feast days and other special days
  • Schedule Sunday/weekday liturgies, train liturgical ministers, direct the Schola, and prepare cantors

We are looking for an energetic, caring individual who has:

  • Three to five years of experience with Roman Catholic liturgy
  • A bachelor’s degree in music and/or liturgy
  • Strong music skills and the ability to play the organ/piano
  • Strong communication and organizational skills


Director of Communications - see full job description here

Are you seeking purpose in your work?  Look to us for more.

We are seeking a full time Director of Communications to join our team.  As the Director, you will plan, organize, and implement effective communication programs to support our mission and philosophy.

As a voice for FSPA mission, you will have the opportunity to grow all facets of internal and external communications.  You will develop and implement integrated and comprehensive communication and public relation plans; oversee, approve and coordinate all written materials and audio-visual pieces, and manage FSPA’s online presence.  In addition, you will supervise department staff and manage the budget. 

Successful candidates will have:

  • At least 5 years related experience;
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience;
  • Outstanding oral and written communications skills;
  • Public relations experience;
  • Project management skills and experience;
  • Knowledge of website management, social media, blogs, print, video, photography and other media production;
  • Previous experience managing professional staff

To apply for one of the positions listed above, complete our St. Rose Complex online application. Resumes may also be sent to: Deb Scoville, HR/Support Services Coordinator, St. Rose Complex, 912 Market St., La Crosse, WI  54601-8808. Phone: 608-791-5261 / Fax:  608-782-6301. Email:

Villa St. Joseph 
Villa St. Joseph is a skilled-care retirement home owned by the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration. The Villa is located on St. Joseph Ridge, 11 miles east of La Crosse, Wisconsin, on Highway 33. the land that surrounds the Villa was initially purchased as a farm to produce food for St. Rose Convent and the then St. Francis Hospital. The present day structure is comprised of three wings and is home to approximately 70 sisters.

Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants:
RN:  Full time 1st, 2nd & 3rd shifts​ 
RN: Part time 3rd shift

Nursing Assistants/CNA:
Full Time: 2nd shift

Part time: 3rd shift

To apply for one of the positions listed above, complete our Villa St. Joseph online application. Resumes may also be sent to: Nikki Horihan, Villa St. Joseph W 2658 State Road 33, La Crosse, WI 54601. 608-788-5100 Email:

Integrative Therapies
Integrative Therapies of La Crosse, located in La Crosse, Wisconsin, is a collective of holistic practitioners, guided by Franciscan values and committed to offering affordable, compassionate, integrative health care for the common good.  

There are no positions available at this time.

To apply for one of the positions listed above, complete our Integrative Therapies online application. Resumes may also be sent to: Deb Scoville, HR/Support Services Coordinator, St. Rose Complex, 912 Market St., La Crosse, WI  54601-8808. Phone: 608-791-5261 / Fax: 608-782-6301. Email:

Franciscan Spirituality Center

Franciscan Spirituality Center, located in La Crosse, WI, provides a peaceful space where people of all faiths can find opportunities for growth in body, mind and spirit through prayer, reflection, retreats and programs. The center is a ministry of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration.  

There are no positions available at this time.

Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration
an Equal Opportunity Employer


Apply Online

Please use the correct link below to ensure your online application is directed to the appropriate HR office. 

St. Rose Complex

Franciscan spirituality centers

Villa St. Joseph

Integrative Therapies of La Crosse

FSC employees

 Wellness Center employees  Villa employee  St. Rose employees


“I believe in the sisters’ mission and know that their work, and mine, contributes largely to the common good.” – Jane, staff member since 2007

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