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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

Full time - Posted: 8/29/2016

Director of Faith Formation

St.Joseph Catholic Church - Libertyville

The Director of Parish Faith Formation is a professional catechetical leader who oversees youth, adolescent and adult faith formation ministries. He/she must be a practicing Catholic, in good standing with the Church, committed to the authentic teaching of the Catholic faith. The candidate should have organizational, administrative, interpersonal and technology skills. …

Part time - Posted: 8/22/2016

Parish Musician

St. Columba Parish - Chicago

St. Columba Parish is located on the South East side of Chicago in Hegewisch just north of Calumet City. We are seeking a part-time parish musician who will work with the Pastor and others in planning various liturgies, selecting music and accompanying/cantoring for all weekend Masses and Holy Days. Masses …

Part time - Posted: 8/19/2016

Office Assistant

St. Andrew - Chicago

Seeking part time office assistant for Saint Andrew Parish for weekend and evening work and occasional day time work. Responsibilities include reception, answering phones, handling and tracking financial exchanges, data management, spreadsheet entry, and graphic layout (support for parish bulletin). Additional responsibilities assigned for purposes of office management. Ability to …

Part time - Posted: 8/16/2016

Part-Time Youth Minister

SS. Cyril & Methodius - Lemont

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

Part time - Posted: 8/16/2016

Religious Education Volunteer/Intern

Saint Rene Goupil - Chicago

St. Rene Goupil Church, 6949 West 63rd Place, Chicago, Illinois is seeking a religious education volunteer for 2016-2017. The ideal candidate will be a practicing Roman Catholic, with motivation to passing on the faith through catechetical ministry. Core service is to the parish children's faith formation program. …

Part time - Posted: 8/16/2016

Catechetical Leader

Saint Rene Goupil - Chicago

St. Rene Goupil Church is seeking a part-time Catechetical Leader, Director or Coordinator of Religious Education as a staff employee. The idea candidate is a practicing Roman Catholic, fully initiated with motivation to develop a parish process of lifelong formation. The catechetical leader will exhibit a love of the …

Part time - Posted: 8/16/2016

Religious Education Administrative Assistant

Sacred Heart - Winnetka

Assist in administrative and communication activities to support Religious Education Program. Duties will include responding to DRE, parent and catechist requests, organizing materials, record keeping, and coordinating events and meetings including sacramental celebrations. Supports a welcoming environment. Hours are negotiable and include 2-3 Sundays (8-11 am) per month from …

Part time - Posted: 8/8/2016

Evening Office Coordinator

St. Josaphat Parish - Chicago

Mon - Fri 4:30 - 8:30, 20 Hours / Week Based on performance after 3 months, possible increase to 26 Hours/Week and Benefits. Answers the phone and the door, directing callers and welcoming visitors. Manages volunteers and the inventory of food and supplies for the St. Josaphat Homeless Outreach Program. …

Full time - Posted: 8/3/2016

Director/Coordinator of Religious Education

St. Julian Eymard - Elk Grove Village

St Julian Eymard Church of Elk Grove Village, IL, a suburban parish of 1800 families, is currently seeking a Coordinator of Religious Education of 300 students. This person will be responsible, along with the pastoral staff, for developing and implementing comprehensive catechesis for children in grades K-8. This includes sacramental …

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

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: 7/1/2016

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: 6/14/2016

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 …

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 …