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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

Full time - Posted: 9/3/2015

Director of Religious Education

St. Giles Parish - Oak Park

St Giles is a vibrant parish serving over 2,000 households in north Oak Park and the Galewood neighborhood of Chicago. We are seeking a dynamic, pastoral individual as a Director of Religious Education to coordinate, develop and organize our versatile formation programs for both students in K-8. These programs …

Part time - Posted: 8/31/2015

Director of Stewardship

St. Athanasius Parish - Evanston

The Director of Stewardship will fulfill a new part-time position that holds up the Gospel mandate of Stewardship across all the ministries of the Parish. The Director will work in tandem with our Parish Development Committee who oversees the School’s Annual Fund Campaign, and assist other ministries with their fundraising …

Full time - Posted: 8/24/2015

Development Director

St. James Church - Arlington Heights

Under the direction of the pastor working alongside the principal, effectively and positively communicate the strategic vision and mission of the parish and school. Support and promote parish by implementing and overseeing development activities necessary to grow the organization and expand the base of financial support. Fundraising responsibilities: …

Part time - Posted: 8/19/2015

Business Manager

St. Athanasius Parish - Evanston

Understands and supports mission and purpose of the church and parish. Is knowledgeable of the principles of accounting. Is knowledgeable of safety and security issues. Is knowledgeable of personnel issues, including policies, procedures, selection, benefits, federal and state laws, employee motivation, team building, etc. Is knowledgeable of parish policy and …

Part time - Posted: 8/19/2015

Parish Administrative Assistant

St. Athanasius Parish - Evanston

Answers phones and schedules appointments. Prepares documents and correspondence for the Pastor's signature. Provides secretarial and general office support for the Parish Staff. Serves as receptionist and first-line contact for those entering the Parish Office. Prepares correspondence and reports using various word processing, database and spreadsheet …

Part time - Posted: 8/19/2015

Coordinator of Religious Education

St Clare of Montefalco - Chicago

The CRE will direct and coordinate an established Saturday religious education program. This includes a two year program for First Communion and Confirmation as well as RCIA and some parent education programs. This person will recruit, train, supervise catechists, support staff and volunteers. Reports directly to the Pastor. Interested …

Part time - Posted: 8/17/2015

Director of Music Ministry

St. Cletus Parish - LaGrange

The Director of Music Ministry for St. Cletus Parish is a person of faith. This professional holds specialized credentials in music and has a thorough understanding of Roman Catholic liturgy. Responsible for the effective planning, coordination and execution of music within the liturgical celebrations of the parish. St. Cletus …

Full time - Posted: 8/12/2015

Youth Minister

St. George - Tinley Park

St. George Youth Minister reports to Pastor to provide vision for parish ministry to our youth, in coordination with St. George School Principal, Religious Education Coordinator and volunteers. Through the efforts of the Youth Minister, St. George Youth Ministry offers comprehensive programming: Life Teen Program and USCCB guidelines …

Full time - Posted: 7/27/2015

Director of Religious Education

St. Bede the Venerable - Chicago

St. Bede the Venerable is a growing and exciting bilingual community on Chicago's South Side. The DRE serves as department head of the Office for Religious Education for St. Bede the Venerable and under the direct supervision of the Pastor. The DRE will be responsible for developing catechetical teams, curriculum …

Part time - Posted: 7/24/2015

Maintenance / Custodian Worker

St. Hedwig Catholic Church - Chicago

Assures the proper and optimal functioning of the parish buildings. Performs landscaping activities, the maintenance of sidewalks and parking areas, and snow removal. Dusts, empties trash, washes walls, windows, and doors, sets up for activities. Cleans and maintains hard and soft surface floors. Mops, strips, waxes floors, vacuums. Cleans, sanitizes …

Part time - Posted: 7/23/2015

Program Director for Social Services

St. Aloysius Parish - Chicago

Assures the optimal functioning, of the food pantry following St. Aloysius Parish, Greater Chicago Food Depository and EPA policies. In addition, oversees the administration of the Senior Ministry/Marquis Club and Nutrition Education Programs. Arrange pick up and storage of food from various sites. Ensure implementation and compliance with …

Full time - Posted: 7/22/2015

Assistant Director of Religious Education

Saint Pius V - Chicago

St. Pius V parish in the Pilsen neighborhood is home to dynamic faith formation. Currently we seek an active practicing catholic to serve as our Assistant Director of Religious Education. Three main values are important for religious education at St. Pius: Faith formation; Integration in parish and church life; …

Full time - Posted: 7/20/2015

Director of After School and Youth Center

St. Pius V - Chicago

The Director is a full-time job which is responsible for overall management and operation of Casa Juan Diego and protection of the organization’s financial assets while ensuring compliance with board directives and applicable grantor, federal and state requirements. The Director reports to the Pastor or his delegated supervisor of …

Full time - Posted: 7/13/2015

Director of Religious Education

St. Emily - Mount Propect

Reports to Pastor/Business Manager. Articulate and implement a plan for comprehensive religious education in light of the parish vision and mission and the archdiocesan policies. Collaborate with Pastor/Associate Pastor and Business Manager, and members of parish staff, integrating area of responsibility with the overall parish mission. Manage and oversee the …

Part time - Posted: 7/13/2015

Associate Youth Minister

Our Lady of the Wayside - Arlington Heights

We are looking for the Associate Youth Minister (AYM) at Our Lady of the Wayside to first and foremost joyfully witness to the love of Christ and beauty of all it means to be a Catholic-Christian. OLW is a very active parish with amazing families, teens, adults, and members of …

Full time - Posted: 7/13/2015

Business Administrator

Ascension Church - Oak Park

Ascension Catholic Church in Oak Park, IL is seeking a full-time (approx. 30 hours/week) Business Administrator. Send request for the job description or more information to:

Part time - Posted: 7/13/2015

Youth Ministry Coordinator

Our Lady of the Snows - Chicago

Our Lady of the Snows Parish is looking for a part-time Youth Ministry Coordinator (for Junior High and High School youth), about 12-15 hrs a week, to continue developing a parish based pastoral ministry with youth that includes implementing the elements outlined in the USCCB’s document, Renewing the Vision: A …

Part time - Posted: 7/2/2015

Director of Social Concerns

St. Cletus Parish - LaGrange

Guided by the Catholic School Teachings, the Director will research the human needs of the community , develop programs to address those needs, recruit and retain volunteers to assist in bringing these outreach efforts to life. In addition, St. Cletus is seeking a professional, compassionate person of faith to oversee …

Full time - Posted: 7/2/2015

Coordinator of the St. Kateri Center

St. Benedict - Chcicago

The coordinator for the St. Kateri Center coordinates the ministry of the St. Kateri Center as a ministry of St. Benedict parish. Specifically, the coordinator leads American Indian Catholics in education and formation through sacramental prep and training as catechists and worship leaders. The Coordinator works intentionally in …

Part time - Posted: 7/2/2015

Part -Time Youth Minister

SS. Cyril and Methodius Parish - Lemont

Looking for Part-time Youth Minister. Approximately 15-20 hours per week. Youth Minister will work with junior high and high school age youths. Applicant must be creative, organized, and enthusiastic. Some requirements include create and organize youth activities, youth liturgies, and youth service projects, also host regular …

Full time - Posted: 6/19/2015

Communications Coordinator

St. Patrick Church - Lake Forest

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to; weekly bulletin design, maintaining parish website, photographing parish events, podcasting weekend homilies, and serving as a media liaison for parish ministries. To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to Mr. Jesse Weiler no later than July 8, 2015.

Full time - Posted: 6/18/2015

Director of Youth Ministry

Our Lady of Perpetual Help - Glenview

The Director of Youth Ministry is a new position at OLPH. The successful candidate will be responsible for the overall strategic direction 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, …

Full time - Posted: 6/15/2015

Associate Director of Teen Faith For Youth Ministry

Holy Family Catholic Community - Palatine

Holy Family, Inverness is an innovative Catholic community of 4,000+ families. We are seeking creative, self-motivated candidates, aligned with Vatican II and the preaching of Pope Francis for a full-time position in Youth Ministry beginning immediately. This person will be responsible for maintaining an already well-established ministry currently serving 400 …

Full time - Posted: 6/10/2015

Youth/Young Adult/Young Familiy Minister

St. Stephen/St. Elizabeth Seton - Tinley Park

St. Stephen Deacon and Martyr Parish in Tinley Park, and neighboring parish St. Elizabeth Seton Parish in Orland Hills, are seeking to jointly hire a full-time "Youth/Young Adult/Young Family Minister." This person would be a full time member of both parish staff, and work out of and at both …