Archdiocese of Chicago

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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

Full time - Posted: 7/28/2016


St. Henry - Chicago

Assures the proper and optimal functioning of the building. Performs some landscaping activities, maintenance of sidewalks, parking areas, and some snow removal. Dusts, empties trash, washes walls, windows, and doors, sets up for activities. Changes light-bulbs, cleans light fixtures and sky lights. Cleans and maintains meeting …

Full time - Posted: 7/27/2016

Director of Religious Education (DRE)

St. Joseph Parish - Round Lake

Provide formation and education of catechists leading to archdiocesan certification. Report statistics of parish programs annually as requested on the Data Survey. Participate in meetings and relates to cluster, deanery, vicariate, archdiocesan and ecumenical structure as appropriate. Coordinate archdiocesan Safe Environment programs for children, volunteers and parents in catechetical programs …

Full time - Posted: 7/20/2016

Business Manager

St. Pius V Parish - Chicago

Prepares budget, annual report, interim reports, general ledgers and other reports as required. Handles banking operations including management of accounts and problem solving. Manages bookkeeping functions including, but not limited to, payables, receivables, bank reconciliations and all other parish, school and program revenue and expenses Is staff liaison to Parish Finance …

Full time - Posted: 7/14/2016

Coordinator of Youth Ministry

Queen of the Rosary - Elk Gove Village

The Coordinator of Youth Ministry provides vision and coordination for the parish’s efforts in ministry to young people from 5th through 12th grades. Will be responsible for maintaining, developing and implementing a dynamic comprehensive youth ministry for Queen of the Rosary Parish. Youth Ministry is comprised of students in grades …

Full time - Posted: 7/14/2016

Director of Religious Education (DRE)

St Norbert Parish - Northbrook

St Norbert Parish in Northbrook, IL, a suburban parish of 2100 families, is currently seeking a full-time Coordinator of Faith Formation. This person will be responsible, along with the pastoral staff, for developing and implementing comprehensive, systematic catechesis for children in grades K-8. This includes opportunities for family formation, …

Full time - Posted: 7/14/2016

Director of Youth Ministry

Saint Mary - Buffalo Grove

The Saint Mary Parish, a suburban Chicago parish, seeks a Youth Ministry Coordinator providing comprehensive Youth Ministry & Faith Development programs, planning, coordinating and executing programs students grades 7-12. This would include social, spiritual, and service components. Recruiting and managing adult and youth volunteers - including catechists for Confirmation, and …

Part time - Posted: 7/13/2016

Associate Director of Youth Ministry

Our Lady of the Wayside - Arlington Heights

The AYM would support an already established youth ministry incorporating a wide variety of key components ranging from 6th-12th grade. The AYM would work in conjunction with the Director of Youth Ministry, and a dedicated network of volunteer servant-leaders, both adults and teens. The AYM responsibilities will focus primarily on …

Full time - Posted: 7/13/2016

Director of Youth Ministry

Our Lady of the Wayside - Arlington Heights

Position calls for an individual who is passionate about Jesus, youth discipleship, and the church. Relational ministry is key for all aspects of position. Our Lady of the Wayside has a well developed high school youth ministry centering around an active peer ministry component (small group faith sharing/formation), teen leadership …

Part time - Posted: 7/11/2016

Assistant Organist

Parish of Saint Joseph - Homewood

1,200 household south suburban parish in Homewood-Flossmoor community seeks a competent Organist to accompany Cantor and Congregation for Sunday 8:30 a.m. Mass, plus select Liturgies of Christmas, Holy Week and Easter. Possibility of additional work including Funerals, Weddings, and serving as accompanist for Saturday 5:15 p.m., Sunday 10:00 and 11:30 …

Full time - Posted: 7/7/2016

Director of Music Ministry

Most Holy Redeemer - Evergreen Park

The Director of Music and Liturgy is a professional who holds specialized credentials in music and who has a thorough understanding of Roman Catholic liturgy. Potential candidates must be baptized, practicing Catholics. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal and pastoral skills and be capable of inspiring the parish community …

Part time - Posted: 7/6/2016

Director of Religious Education

St. Pius X Catholic Church - Stickney

Coordinate and supervise the Religious Education Program for parish public school children in grades K through 8. Recruits, trains, and supervises religious education faculty. Develops the religious education curriculum in cooperation with Pastor. Selects, orders, distributes and cares for all instructions materials and equipment. Coordinates and supervises the programs …

Part time - Posted: 7/5/2016

Business Manager

St. Michael Church - Chicago

The business manager will assist the Parish with the stewardship of the financial and personnel resources of the parish in accordance with Archdiocesan policies and guidelines. The duties include: Financial Management: prepares budget, annual reports, interim reports, general ledgers and other monthly reports. Knows accrual accounting. Manages bookkeeping …

Part time - Posted: 7/1/2016

Religious Education Coordinator

Our Lady of Hope Church - Rosemont

Coordinate the Tuesday evening program of Religious Education. Coordinate the Little People Church and Sunday parent/student sacramental sessions. Coordinate with the Deacon couple the Confirmation Program. Supervise the catechesis and especially provide to newer and less experienced catechists. Provide formation and training for all catechists. Meet weekly with the Pastoral …

Full time - Posted: 6/30/2016

Director of Religious Education

Queen of the Rosary Parish - Elk Grove Village

Direct the Religious Education Program for children in grades Pre-K through 8, including sacramental preparation for First Reconciliation, First Communion, and Confirmation. Plan and implement formation events for catechists and parents. Collaborate with the pastoral staff to achieve the parish mission and form intentional disciples of Christ. Cover …

Full time - Posted: 6/29/2016

Director of Catechesis

St. Joseph Catholic Church - Libertyville

The role of the Director of Catechesis and Youth Ministry is to serve the people of God through the ministry of catechesis and formation. While fulfilling these responsibilities, the Director of Catechesis must see them in light of the parish mission statement and the diversity of the people whom the …

Full time - Posted: 6/14/2016

Business Manager

St. Raymond Parish and School - Mount Prospect

St. Raymond Parish has more than 2,000 enrolled families, 500 students in the Parish School, and 600 students in the religious education program. The Parish Business Manager is a professional administrator who reports directly to the Pastor. He or she assists the pastor with the stewardship of the …

Full time - Posted: 6/14/2016

Youth Minister / Young Adult Minister

St. Robert Bellarmine - Chicago

Two vibrant parishes on the Northwest Side are searching for a shared full-time Youth Minister/Young Adult Minister who will grow and develop programming for Catholic youth and young adults at both St. Robert’s and St. Pascal’s. Minister will support individuals in both their secular and spiritual lives, challenging …

Part time - Posted: 6/6/2016

Associate Director of Music

St. Benedict Parish & Preparatory School - Chicago

The ideal candidate is a dynamic and energetic person who will help foster the continued growth of our music ministry. The Associate Director of music works collaborataively with the Director of Music and Liturgy team to enhance our liturgies, specifically through the direction of the Adult Choir. This position is …

Full time - Posted: 6/2/2016

Music Director

Incarnation Parish - Palos Heights

Collaborates with Pastor, Staff and Parishioners in providing music for all Liturgical Services: 4 weekend Masses, Holy Days of Obligation, Christmas, Sacred Triduum, Sacramental Liturgies, School and Rel. Ed. Masses, Funerals and Weddings, and other possible extra Liturgies throughout the year. Develops Parish repertoire and selects music for all Liturgies. Recruits, develops, …

Full time - Posted: 6/2/2016

Director of Religious Education

Church of St. Mary - Lake Forest

Church of St. Mary in Lake Forest, Illinois seeks a full-time Director of Religious Education (DRE) responsible for developing and implementing our parish religious education and sacramental program for children in grades pre-K-8. We seek a DRE who has a strong academic preparation for this job, preferably with a Master's …

Full time - Posted: 5/27/2016

Pastoral Associate

St. Benedict Parish - Irving Park - Chicago

Along with our Associate Pastor and Pastor, the Pastoral Associate is a generalist on the Pastoral Team with specific responsibilities and over-sight for the Human Concerns Commission and Young Adult community. THe Human Concerns commission includes St. Vincent De Paul, our three "Holy Day" dinners, our outreach to our …

Full time - Posted: 5/10/2016

Faith Formation Program Assistant

Holy Cross Parish - Deerfield

The Faith Formation Program Assistant is responsible for aiding in the facilitation of a multi-program comprehensive ministry to, with, and for youth and families at Holy Cross Parish to empower young people and families to live as disciples of Jesus Christ, draw them into responsible participation in the life, mission, …

Full time - Posted: 5/9/2016

Director of Youth Ministry

Our Lady of Perpetual Help - Glenview

The Director of Youth Ministry is a new position at OLPH. The DYM will be responsible for the overall creation and implementation of a youth ministry program. This will involve creating and growing a new youth ministry program with components of service, spiritual development, community building, and faith …

Full time - Posted: 5/3/2016

Director of Catechesis

St. Benedict - Chcicago

The Director of Catechesis oversees the current eight ministries of the our St. Benedict Catechesis Commission, including our two-day, 265 student, Religious Education program, Baptismal preparation, Marriage prep, Children's Liturgy of the Word, RCIA, Spred, Adult Education, and Ministry to young families. Reporting to the Pastor, the Director …