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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

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 …

Full time - Posted: 7/27/2015

Director of Liturgy and Music

Old St. Mary's - Chicago

Old St. Mary's is a diverse, vibrant and growing parish in Chicago's South Loop neighborhood and includes a 400+ student parish school. Served by the Paulist Fathers, the parish places a priority on the singing of the Assembly, and values the full breadth and depth of the Catholic Musical …

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: 7/14/2015

Faith Formation/DRE/Religious Education

Epiphany Parish - Chicago

Epiphany Parish is looking for a bilingual Director of Religious Education who will be responsible for coordinating the Sacraments of Reconciliation, First Holy Communion and Confirmation Programs. Assist with coordinating Parent faith formation. Supervise the RCIA program and Baptismal Prep classes and work with catechists in their ongoing …

Part time - Posted: 7/14/2015

Coordinator of Religious Education

St. Bruno Parish - Chicago

The CRE will direct and coordinate an established Wednesday evening religious education program for 1st thru 8th grades and sacramental preparation and celebrations for students and parents in the parish RE program and the catholic school. Need to be able to prepare children with special preparation classes that have not …

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: 6/24/2015

Associate Director of Liturgy

Holy Family Catholic Community - Inverness

The Associate of Director of Liturgy (ADL) will assist the Director of Liturgy with supporting the various ministries and ministry leads that support the liturgical life of Holy Family which includes: weekdays, weekends, holy days, Reconciliation, Confirmation, First Holy Communion, visitation/funeral liturgies, Anointing of the Sick, ministers of care and …

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 …

Full time - Posted: 6/3/2015

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 students in K-8. These programs currently …

Full time - Posted: 6/3/2015

Director of Youth Ministry

St. Benedict - Chicago

The Director of Youth Ministry coordinates and implements a systematic, balanced and comprehensive program for youth as outlined in the U.S. Bishops’ document, Renewing the Vision. This responsibility must be exercised in collaboration with parish staff members who share the responsibility for catechesis and faith formation. The Director of Youth …

Full time - Posted: 6/1/2015

Director of Youth Ministry

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish - Glenview

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, and faith formation. It will also involve supporting several existing youth ministry programs …

Full time - Posted: 5/28/2015

Director of Religious Education

St. Michael - Orland Park

St. Michael Parish in Orland Park, a parish of approximately 4,300 families seeks a full-time Director of Religious Education (DRE) who is prepared to assume leadership of a multi-faceted program of religious education. This parish requires a Director who is flexible enough to work with the different styles of religious …

Full time - Posted: 5/28/2015


St. Patricia - Hickory Hills

Coordinate Tuesday night Religious Education Program for approximately 250 students; coordinate Sacramental preparation for First Holy Communion and Confirmation; consult with school staff and help plan school liturgies; supervise the use of school chapel/prayer room, including "chapel chats" and adoration; work with catechists in terms of ongoing formation; serve as …

Full time - Posted: 5/28/2015

Coordinator of Youth Ministry

St. Patrick - Lake Forest

St. Patrick Church is seeking a devoutly Catholic and highly motivated individual to fulfill the Coordinator of Youth Ministry full-time position. This person should be creative and energetic in evangelizing high school and middle school youth, while also displaying strong leadership skills in his or her work responsibilities. The candidate …

Full time - Posted: 5/27/2015


St Hilary Parish - Chicago

St. Hilary Parish is seeking a full-time Director of Religious Education who will be responsible for the parish Pre-school to eighth Grade and Sacramental Preparation program. This position also involves the recruitment, supervision and formation of catechists for effective echoing of the faith as instructed by Archdiocesan and National standards. The individual should …

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Director of Stewardship

St. Benedict - Chcicago

The Director of Stewardship will fulfill a new position that holds up the Gospel mandate of Stewardship across all the ministries of our Parish. The Director will work in tandum with our Director of Mission Advancement who oversees the Parish Mission as ministered by our Preparatory School. The …

Full time - Posted: 5/19/2015

Pastoral Director of Ministries

St. Joseph Catholic Church - Libertyville

The Pastoral Director of Ministries is a professional pastoral lay minister, serving in a key leadership position, reporting directly to the pastor. This person will assist the pastor in the daily operations of St. Joseph Catholic Church. The person will coordinate the activities of the parish staff and laity and …

Full time - Posted: 5/19/2015

Parish Secretary

St. Francis Borgia - Chicago

The Parish Office of St. Francis Borgia Church is looking for a responsible and self-motivated person who will carry out the duties of parish secretary able to work with other staff members and coordinate parish office responsibilities. In this position you will answer phones, take messages or transfer the caller …

Full time - Posted: 5/18/2015

Director of Religious Education

Ss. Faith, Hope &Charity - Winnetka

Ss. Faith, Hope & Charity Parish is seeking a full-time Director of Religious Education. Presently the DRE oversees catechesis for over 450 children in grades K-8, works with the school staff to coordinate sacramental preparation for students and their parents. This position also involves the recruitment, supervision and support …

Full time - Posted: 5/4/2015

Parish Secretary

St. Paul of the Cross - Park Ridge

St. Paul of the Cross Catholic Church in Park Ridge seeks an experienced, motivated, hard-working individual to fill a full time position as Parish Secretary. The candidate must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and possess the ability to effectively work well with diverse groups of people in …

Full time - Posted: 5/1/2015

Director of Religious Education

St. Peter - Antioch

St. Peter Parish is looking for a Director of Religious Education who will oversee the 1st through 8th grade religious education programming, Children's Liturgy of the Word, and sacramental preparation for parents and children for First Reconciliation, First Eucharist, and Confirmation. The Director will recruit and form catechists, plan …

Part time - Posted: 4/30/2015

Parish Stewardship and Database Associate

St. Mary of the Woods - Chicago

Support Parish stewardship initiatives including; weekly revenue tracking, parish database maintenance, weekly parish website maintenance, financial reporting projects; regular stewardship communications, CRM activities including Social Media projects and Parish App. Other assignments as developed to support Parish Ministries, Parish business operations, services to the Parish and School constituencies and employees. …