St. Joseph’s Villa is one of Ontario’s largest and most innovative long term care homes. Established in 1879 as the House of Providence by the Sisters of St. Joseph’s, the Villa is recognized in the Hamilton community for the quality care and service provided to our residents and to the clients of our Respite and Adult Day Program. This is made possible through the recruitment, development, and support of qualified staff who are dedicated to our commitment to “Living Our Values Everyday”.

Our diverse resident community and workforce sustain a Quality of Life for our residents and clients and a Quality of Work Life for our staff. We encourage you to explore this site to learn more about St. Joseph’s Villa and employment opportunities that we offer.

Looking to make a difference? Consider nursing at St. Joseph’s Villa. You will be part of a care team that provides a holistic approach to meet the physical, social, emotional, intellectual and spiritual needs of our residents. We offer challenging positions for compassionate nursing professionals and the opportunity to utilize their full scope of practice in a supportive environment. Opportunities exist for experienced nurses and new graduates.

For more information on employment opportunities with St. Joseph’s Villa, view our Current Opportunities.


Our volunteers are enthusiastic and dedicated adults and students who share their gift of time with the elderly.

Volunteering makes a better world and it is an important value for all societies. Giving of oneself to others, stimulating social responsibility and building human relationships are age-old traditions.

Volunteerism is an expression of our love, caring and concern for each other and our community.

One of life’s greatest gifts is the opportunity to give.

For more information on volunteer opportunities with St. Joseph’s Villa, view Becoming a Volunteer.