Not sure what to do after graduation? We’ve got you covered!
You’re finishing your degree and everyone wants to know, whats next? We know the feeling. If you’re looking for a counter-cultural experience then Mercy Volunteer Corps is right for you! Spend one year volunteering in the United States or South America gaining professional experience, living and exploring a new city, and taking time to figure out where life will take you! Why volunteer with MVC? Here are just a few of the benefits:
- Professional placements
- Student loan deferment
- Transportation to and from your service city
- Monthly stipend to cover personal expenses
- Monthly stipend to cover community expenses
- Transportation in your city (car or metro pass)
- 4 retreats around the USA & South America
- Health insurance
- Housing with fellow Mercy Volunteers
Did you say professional placements?
Yes! We offer professional placements in health care, education, and social services. Once you begin your application process with Mercy Volunteer Corps, we partner with you to find the service site that is the best fit. We’re here to help guide you every step of the way, and strive to pair your skills with the needs of our service sites! All of our positions have supervisors to make sure your first professional experience, from nurses to special educators, is a smooth transition. They ensure that you gain practical experience, advocate for your needs, and help you navigate your new workplace. Here are just a few examples of our positions…
- Classroom teacher (preK – high school)
- Reading Coordinator for multiple schools
- Special Education classroom services
- Hospital nursing (NICU, Med/Surg, & more)
- Health Advocate in a clinic setting
- PT and OT services in a hospital or school
- Immigration legal services counselor
- Homeless outreach and services
- Foster care youth advocate
Interested in finding out more information before you apply?
Fill out the form below and our recruitment coordinator will contact you to start a conversation about becoming a Mercy Volunteer!
Ready to submit your application? Visit our apply page!