Archdiocese of Chicago

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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

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: 6/27/2016

Director of Religious Education

Immaculate Conception and St. Joseph Parish - Chicago

Immaculate Conception and St. Joseph parish, ( which serves the diverse near north community of Chicago, is seeking a faith-filled, dynamic individual with a pastoral approach to guide, direct, and oversee the existing Religious Education program of 50 students; Pre-K through 8th Grade. This position also includes direct responsibilities for …

Part time - Posted: 6/17/2016

Director of Music

St. Thecla - Chicago

St. Thecla Catholic Church and School on the northwest side of Chicago seeks talented, creative and organized individual to lead and develop the music ministry. Part time with benefits if needed. Salary commensurate with experience and education. Send resume and cover letter to

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


St. Aloysius Parish - Chicago

Prepare and manage correspondence, reports and documents; organize and coordinate meetings, conferences, travel arrangements; take, type and distribute minutes of meetings; implement and maintain office systems; maintain schedules and calendars; arrange and confirm appointments; organize internal and external events; handle incoming mail and other material; set up and maintain filing …

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

Pastoral Associate/Director of Religious Education

St. Cecilia Church - Mt. Prospect

•Oversee the varied aspects of Liturgy, with the exclusion of Music •Manage the 1-8 Religious Education Program •Oversee and Assist the Coordinator of the RCIA •Oversee and Assist the Faith Formation Commission •Provide appropriate Sacrament preparation Programming for Adults and Children including Infant Baptism Preparation and RCIA/C process •Collaborate with Youth Minister …

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 …

Full time - Posted: 5/3/2016

Office Manager

St. Luke Church - River Forest

Perform office duties characteristic of a church office: maintain sacrament registers, prepare sacrament certificates, register new parishioners, create/update templates, schedules, spreadsheets and forms as needed, compile data for annual reports as requested; Using PDS, create and mail letters of thanks / acknowledgements for large donations and special donations (e.g. …

Part time - Posted: 4/18/2016

Bulletin Publisher/Admin. Asst.

St. Isaac Jogues - Niles

Compile and publish the weekly church bulletin. Provide general support answering phones and handling information requests. Various other general duties as needed. Please send cover letter and resume including salary history and 3 references.

Full time - Posted: 4/11/2016

Assistant Coordinator of Religious Education

Most Blessed Trinity - Waukegan

The Coordinator of Religious Education (CRE), under the direction and supervision of the pastor, coordinates and implements specific catechetical programs from early childhood to adult as designated by the pastor. This responsibility must be exercised in collaboration with parish staff members who share the responsibility for catechesis. The Coordinator of Adult …

Full time - Posted: 4/7/2016

Music Director

St. Francis Xavier - Wilmette

Vibrant 1500+ family parish on Chicago’s North Shore. Passion for excellence in liturgical music of varying styles. Lead our congregation in song and prayer with inspirational playing of our 29-rank Casavant organ and our 7 foot Mason & Hamlin piano. Collaborate with school, religious education and other music ministers to …