Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (FSPA)

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Employment Opportunities


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

Boiler Operator  

We are currently seeking a Boiler Operator for a long term position who is detail oriented, able to multi-task, and work independently or as part of a team in an appreciative work environment.

In this full-time (40 hours/week) position you will operate a Tri-Generation district plant in La Crosse, WI. You will be responsible for high-pressure boiler operation, turbine generators, energy management system, and HVAC. Position includes a rotation of building maintenance. Additional consideration given for current high pressure operator’s license. Benefit package available.

Position requirements:

  • Variety of duties, including, but not limited to: High-pressure boiler experience, HVAC and maintenance skills; recent graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Must be able to work all three shifts, including weekends and holidays.
  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Willing to train the right person who is mechanically inclined and willing to learn new skills.
     

Liturgy administrative assistant (see full job description)

We are seeking a Liturgy Administrative Assistant to join our liturgy department at St. Rose Convent. 

In this part-time position (20 hours per week), you will provide support for the St. Rose Liturgist.   We are looking for an energetic, musical individual who has:

  • Working knowledge of Roman Catholic liturgy
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

Previous administrative experience is preferred.  Includes part-time benefits package. 

 

To apply the position listed above, complete our St. Rose Convent online application. Resumes may also be sent to: Deb Scoville, HR/Support Services Coordinator, St. Rose Convent, 912 Market St., La Crosse, WI  54601-8808. Phone: 608-791-5261 / Fax:  608-782-6301. Email: dscoville@fspa.org

 

Villa St. Joseph 
Villa St. Joseph is a skilled-care retirement home owned by 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.

Registered Nurse:  

Full-time:  1st and 3rd shifts
Part-time: 2nd shift

PHILOSOPHY:
In executing all duties and responsibilities of the job description, the employee shall be expected to advocate and foster the physical, psychological, emotional, spiritual and social well-being of all individuals in accordance with the healing ministry of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration and Villa St. Joseph Retirement Home.

JOB SUMMARY:
The nursing process of assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating is the basis for all care delivered by the registered nurse. The registered nurse is accountable for the delivery of direct care and for supervising the nursing care provided by professional and ancillary nursing personnel.  The registered nurse assesses and plans in collaboration with the patient/support person and the interdisciplinary health care team to meet the educational and discharge needs. The registered nurse provides care for the elderly residents of the Villa St. Joseph.

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS:

  • Must have current registration to practice professional nursing in Wisconsin.
  • Must have at least 1 year of related work experience and possess basic leadership skills. May negotiate if previously employed as a licensed practical nurse in a geriatric setting.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.
  • Must be able to safely perform the essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodations.

 

Certified Nursing Assistant or Nursing Assistant:   

Day shift is 6:30am-2:30pm
PM shift is 2:30-10:30pm
Night shift is 10:30pm-6:30am

Part-time 2nd and 3rd shifts

PHILOSOPHY:
In executing all duties and responsibilities of the job description, the employee shall be expected to advocate and foster the physical, psychological, emotional, spiritual and social well-being of all individuals in accordance with the healing ministry of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration and Villa St. Joseph Retirement Home.

JOB SUMMARY:
A member of the health care team who, under the direct supervision of the Registered Professional Nurse and/or Licensed Practical Nurse assists residents with daily cares in order to maintain the highest degree of dignity, safety and independence.

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS:

  • Nursing experience desired.  On the job training can be provided.
  • Must be able to safely perform the essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodations.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.

 

Spiritual Life Team Member:   

This position serves retired Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration residents of Villa St. Joseph by working with the team in implementing a vital and effective program of Spiritual Life within the facility. 
•    Must have experience in this type of service
•    Must be able to relate on a one-to-one basis with the Sister resident and be a skilled listener
•    Must be sensitive and respectful to the work of the Spirit and uniqueness of each person contacted
•    Must be able to exercise prudent judgments and maintain confidentiality 
•    This position is 20-30 hours per week plus weekend, holiday and on-call night rotations. 
•    Flexibility in scheduling/hours to cover for vacations and medical leaves is a plus.

Interested applicants in Villa St. Joseph positions may apply online

 

Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center

 

We are the Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center, located on the shores of Trout Lake in the beautiful Wisconsin Northwoods near Arbor Vitae. Our mission is to engage persons seeking greater meaning in life and a deeper relationship with God, others. Self and all creation by providing space for inspiration, reflection and solitude. We are a ministry of Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration.

            There are no opportunities at this time.

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 opportunities at this time. 

 

Integrative Therapies of La Crosse

           There are no opportunities at this time. 

Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration
is 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 Convent

Franciscan spirituality centers

Villa St. Joseph

Integrative Therapies of La Crosse

FSC employees

   Villa employee  FSPA staff member with sister

 

“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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