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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

Full time - Posted: 3/27/2017

School Finance Manager

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish - Glenview

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish (OLPH), located in Glenview, IL, is seeking a Director of Finance and Operations. The successful candidate is responsible for all financial matters for the Parish, School and all related missions and activities of OLPH. Manage operations regarding accounting, stewardship, communications including work flow, priorities …

Full time - Posted: 3/15/2017

Director of Religious Education (DRE)

St. Francis Xavier - Wilmette - Wilmette

The Director of Religious Education reports to the pastor and is a full-time member of the parish pastoral staff. Our program meets on Sunday mornings; evening and weekend work is clearly part of the ministry. Salary is commensurate with education and parish experience. DRE is responsible for grades …

Full time - Posted: 3/13/2017

Director/Coordination of Lifelong Formation

St. Alphonsus Church - Chicago

St. Alphonsus Parish, located in the heart of Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood, is seeking a Director of Lifelong Formation. We are a vibrant, multicultural community of young adults and families, with an award winning school and Religious Formation program. The Director of Lifelong Formation will collaborate as a member of the …

Full time - Posted: 3/13/2017

Music Director

St. Richard Parish - Chicago

Saint Richard Church, a vibrant faith community of 600+ families, is seeking an individual who embraces the spirituality of Vatican II, has an appreciation for diverse styles of liturgical music, music degree or equivalent experience. This full time/part time Music Director/Organist must be an experienced organist and choir director. …

Full time - Posted: 3/7/2017


St James - Arlington Heights

The St. James family is a welcoming Catholic community, located in Arlington Heights, Illinois, sent forth from our celebration of the Eucharist to walk in faith, live in hope and act in love. As disciples of Jesus Christ, we are committed to justice and peace through prayer, education, evangelization …

Full time - Posted: 3/6/2017

Director of Parish Operations

St. Luke - River Forest

The Director of Parish Operations is a professional business administrator who reports directly to the Pastor. They manage the physical, financial and personnel resources of the parish, in accordance with Archdiocesan policies and guidelines. Management Responsibilities include: Responsible for parish banking, including but not limited to: preparing bank deposits, …

Part time - Posted: 2/27/2017

Director of Music Ministry

Our Lady, Mother of the Church - Chicago

Our Lady, Mother of the Church Parish is seeking a professional who holds specialized credentials in music and who has a thorough understanding of Roman Catholic liturgy; a person of faith with the vision for the effective planning, coordination, and execution of music within the liturgical celebrations of the parish. …

Full time - Posted: 2/17/2017

Marketing and Development Director

St. Joseph - Round Lake

The Marketing and Development Director is responsible for all marketing and fundraising activity with a primary focus on growing enrollment and generating new and growing revenue streams. This position reports to the individual school Principal, and is supported by existing clerical staff, a mentor, and ongoing professional development opportunities. Additionally, …

Full time - Posted: 2/2/2017

Director or Coordinator of Faith Formation

St. Norbert Parish - Northbrook

St. Norbert Parish in Northbrook, IL, a suburban parish of 2100 families, is currently seeking a full-time Director or Coordinator of Faith Formation. This person will be responsible, along with the pastoral staff, for developing and implementing a plan for lifelong comprehensive and systematic catechesis as it pertains to children …

Full time - Posted: 2/2/2017

Life-long Faith Formation Coordinator

St. Andrew Parish - Chicago

Saint Andrew Catholic Church in Chicago Illinois is a growing 1500+ family parish in the heart of the Lake View neighborhood. Filled with young families and young adults who are seeking community and companionship as disciples of Jesus Christ, the parish is seeking a full-time employee to join its pastoral …

Part time - Posted: 2/2/2017

Food Pantry Assistant Director

St. Irenaeus - Park Forest

Part time, without benefits, 8-10 hrs/wk. St. Irenaeus Roman Catholic Parish, located in the far south suburb of Park Forest, Illinois, is a small but active and diverse community. Saint Irenaeus seeks a Food Pantry Assistant Director who will serve as a staff member of the St. Irenaeus Parish/Catholic Charities …

Part time - Posted: 2/2/2017

Food Pantry Director

St. Irenaeus - Park Forest

This is a Part time position, without benefits, 12-15 hrs/wk. St. Irenaeus Roman Catholic Parish, located in the far south suburb of Park Forest, Illinois, is a small but active and diverse community. Saint Irenaeus seeks a Food Pantry Director who will serve as a staff member of the St. …

Part time - Posted: 1/31/2017

Parish Secretary

St John De La Salle - Chicago

In support of the Pastor, performs general office duties including answering telephones, greeting visitors and responding to emails. Prepares the weekly Parish Bulletin. Maintains the Parish Website. Maintains accurate records for all Parishioner donations. Recordkeeping of sacramental records. Prepares Parish correspondence and mailings. Work Schedule is Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and …

Full time - Posted: 1/18/2017

Director of Youth Ministry

Our Lady of Perpetual Help - Glenview

In joint collaboration with the Pastor, the Director of Youth Ministry will create, build, and lead an effective OLPH youth ministry program for high school and middle school youth to enhance and foster our youths’ spiritual formation. A primary goal will be to actively engage our parish teens beyond Confirmation …

Full time - Posted: 1/12/2017

Youth Ministry Coordinator

St. Francis Xavier - La Grange

The Coordinator of Youth Ministry supports the pastor in implementing a comprehensive program for high school teens in light of the goals of the USCCB and the Parish Prophetic Plan. The youth minister plans, implements, and evaluates a program that includes active youth engagement in parish liturgy, faith formation, …

Full time - Posted: 1/5/2017

Director of Religious Education

Queen of All Saints Parish - Chicago

Description The Director of Religious Education serves the parish mission of evangelization and catechesis through relationships and programs which foster growth in faith, enhance ecclesial belonging and offer outreach opportunities. The Director of Religious Education reports to the Pastor and is a member of the parish pastoral staff. This is a …

Full time - Posted: 1/5/2017

Music Director

St. Emily - Mount Prospect

Primarily responsible for providing piano/organ music and direct the choir(s) at the regularly scheduled Sunday services. Will assist in the selection of appropriate piano/organ and choral music for each service. Additionally, will assist in the selection of additional hymns and/or service music in consultation with the pastor and Liturgy …

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Stewardship Coordinator

Mary, Seat of Wisdom - Park Ridge

See parish website for full job description: Collaborate with the Pastor and staff in support of the parish mission, keeping a specific focus on the implementation of the parish/school development plan. Serve as staff to the Parish Development Committee. Collaborate with Committee Co-Chairs in assigning and monitoring tasks. Holds …