Good Shepherd Volunteers recruits, educates, and supports full-time volunteers who use their God-given talents to serve women, adolescents, and children affected by poverty, violence, and neglect in domestic and international placements. Our volunteers live out the four tenets of Social Justice, Simplicity, Spirituality, and Community, and are encouraged to maintain a commitment to these principles for a lifetime. Good Shepherd Volunteers, founded by the Sisters of the Good Shepherd, is dedicated to honoring the sisters' core values of Individual Dignity, Mercy, Reconciliation, and Zeal.
As you complete your application, here are a few things to note:
+ This application must be completed in one session and cannot be saved to finish at another time. Before beginning your application download our application guide found on our website to help prepare your answers.
+ We have a priority deadline of Friday, February 1st, 2019. After our priority deadline, applications will be received on a rolling basis until our final deadline of Friday, May 3rd, 2019. We encourage you to apply as early as possible as applications are processed and placements are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Applicants are also asked to complete a personality test provided by Good Shepherd Volunteers after your initial interview with GSV Staff.
+ A completed application MUST include: o Online Application (completed online) o Resume o 3 References (emailed directly to firstname.lastname@example.org, form available on GSV Website) o Academic Transcripts
Your application will be reviewed by our staff and admissions committee once all complete parts are received. Review typically takes about 2 weeks after a full application is submitted. You are welcome to reach us with questions by email or phone in the meantime. We're here to help!