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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

Full time - Posted: 9/22/2017

Director of Music

Saint Zachary Catholic Church - Des Plaines

Responsibilities include planning music for 5 weekend Masses (playing for 3, including family choir Mass), solemnities, and all sacramental occasions, including 1st Communion and Confirmation; directing the traditional choir with one weekly rehearsal; preparing cantors and playing for and rehearsing the Resurrection Choir for Funeral Liturgies as requested. Additional accompanists …

Part time - Posted: 9/18/2017

Parish Musician

St. Columba Parish - Chicago

Description: St. Columba Parish is located on the South East Side of Chicago just north of Calumet City. It is largely an English-speaking parish with a few ethnic members. We are seeking a weekend parish musician who will work with the Pastor in planning liturgies, selecting music and accompanying for all …

Part time - Posted: 9/5/2017


St. Catherine of Siena-St. Lucy - Oak Park

Facilitates a parish liturgy committee for the purpose of planning Sunday and seasonal parish liturgies. Works cooperatively with the parish music director in planning music for liturgy. Coordinates and provides training for parish liturgical ministers, i.e. lectors, servers, eucharistic ministers. Assists in preparation of individuals for sacraments. Facilitate Christian Initiation process for …

Full time - Posted: 9/5/2017

Family & Youth Minister

St. Gertrude - Chicago

The Family and Youth Minister will be responsible for the development and implementation of the following programs, in addition to other collaborative efforts with the pastoral staff as needed: Religious Education (Grades 1-7): Is responsible for nurturing a community of learning among children, parents, and teachers that seeks to deepen …

Full time - Posted: 8/28/2017

Youth Minister

St. Mary of the Annunciation - Mundelein

St. Mary of the Annunciation Parish in Lake County, IL (Archdiocese of Chicago) is looking for a mission-driven adult with a creative spirit, a keen pastoral sense, and effective people skills to serve as full-time youth minister. The youth minister will build upon the foundations established over the past nine …

Part time - Posted: 8/25/2017


St. Cornelius Parish - Chicago

St. Cornelius Parish is looking for office help during late afternoon/early evening hours; 3 hours per day for two to four days per week. If interested or if you would like more information please contact Fr. Dan Fallon at 773 283-8222.

Full time - Posted: 8/24/2017

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 …

Part time - Posted: 8/24/2017

Weekend Receptionist

Old St. Mary's - Chicago

We are looking for a part-time weekend receptionist. The receptionist will work 8 – 10 hours per weekend. The main function of the job is to be the first impression of the parish. A pleasant demeanor is important. Other duties include answering phones, taking messages or directing …

Full time - Posted: 8/23/2017

Coordinator of Youth Ministry

St. Patrick Church - Lake Forest

St. Patrick Catholic Church in Lake Forest, Illinois is seeking a full-time Youth Ministry Coordinator. This person will provide the vision and hands-on approach to the outreach of the parish's middle schoolers and high schoolers as well as oversee the Confirmation program and catechesis. The Youth Minister Coordinator builds outstanding, …

Part time - Posted: 8/22/2017


Transfiguration - Wauconda

Transfiguration School of Religion is seeking an additional part-time bi-lingual (English and Spanish) secretary to provide general administrative clerical and technical support to the Coordinator of Religious Education starting immediately. Duties are varied and require someone who can handle multiple tasks, possesses good organizational skills and is a ‘people person’. …

Part time - Posted: 8/21/2017

Part Time Musician - Children’s Liturgy of the Word

Saint Clement Parish - Chicago

Saint Clement Church in Chicago is seeking a part-time musician who is enthusiastic and excited about sharing the love of Christ through music with our children during Children’s Liturgy of the Word every Sunday from 9:15am-10:15am. This position reports directly to the Director of Children and Family Catechesis. This position …

Part time - Posted: 8/17/2017

Catechetical Leader

Saint Rene Goupil - Chicago

St. Rene Goupil Church, 6949 West 63rd Place, Chicago, Illinois 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 …

Part time - Posted: 8/16/2017


St. Patrick - Lemont - Lemont

Rehearsal and Mass Accompanist for Adult Choir, Children’s Choir and Small Ensemble. The Adult Choir sings from early September through end of May. Rehearsals: Tuesday evenings, 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Saturday Liturgy 4:30pm Mass (3:30 pm call). Sunday Liturgy: 10:00am Mass (8:45am call). Accompanist for Adult Choir for Thanksgiving, Christmas …

Part time - Posted: 8/9/2017


St. Michael -Old Town - Chicago

The sacristan's primary responsibility is to see to the preparation and set up of all that is needed (vessels, books & elements) for the celebration of the Sunday Liturgies, as well as the clearing and replacement of all that has been used in the celebration one the mass has finished. …

Part time - Posted: 8/9/2017

Coordinator of Family Faith Formation

St. Denis Church - Chicago

The St. Denis faith community is a bilingual, multicultural family, rooted in the vision of the Second Vatican Council. We seek a creative, energetic Catholic to lead all ages of youth as well as their parents/guardians, in all aspects of faith formation. The candidate recruits, trains, and provides support for …

Part time - Posted: 8/3/2017

Operations Director - Part Time

Queen of Martyrs - Evergreen Park

The Operations Director assists the Pastor with the stewardship of the physical, financial and personnel resources of the parish, in accordance with Archdiocesan policies and guidelines. This includes supervisory responsibility for operations staff (book keepers, office staff, maintenance staff etc.). The ideal candidate is a person who can demonstrate understanding, …

Full time - Posted: 8/2/2017

Director of Faith Formation

Holy Name Cathedral - Chicago

Directs and oversees various faith formation programs that support a lifelong deepening of the Catholic faith for all parishioners consistent with the Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC), National Directory for Catechesis (NDC), diocesan guidelines, and parish needs. The Director of Faith Formation of Holy Name Cathedral, plans, develops, …

Part time - Posted: 7/28/2017

Religious Education Coordinator

St. Mary of the Woods - Chicago

Assemble a religious education staff; provide the staff with formation; involve parents in the religious education process; work directly with children who enroll in the religious education program. 1) Establish a RE Program and Syllabus for each grade. 2) Identify suitable catechists, work with them to ensure certification, provide …

Part time - Posted: 7/31/2017

General Maintenance/Custodial - Part Time

Queen of Martyrs - Evergreen Park

General maintenance and custodial responsibilities for church and school

Part time - Posted: 7/25/2017

Part-time Parish Secretary

Saint Ita Parish - Chicago

Parish Secretary is a person of faith committed to Gospel values. He/she values the organization and responsible management of resources and helps the Church fulfill its mission and purpose. The Parish Secretary is an organized, welcoming person who is responsible for duties such as answering the doorbell and …

Full time - Posted: 7/25/2017

Maintenance Supervisor

Church of the Holy Spirit - Schaumburg

The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for providing a clean, sanitary and safe environment through scheduled cleaning and maintenance procedures. Position all includes management of evening and weekend staff. Responsibilities consist of ground maintenance, cleaning, ordering, repairing, room setups, lighting upkeep, security of all buildings, and other tasks required by staff. …

Full time - Posted: 7/25/2017

Maintenance Supervisor

Church of the Holy Spirit - Schaumburg

The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for providing a clean, sanitary and safe environment through scheduled cleaning and maintenance procedures. Position all includes management of evening and weekend staff. Responsibilities consist of ground maintenance, cleaning, ordering, repairing, room setups, lighting upkeep, security of all buildings, and other tasks required by staff. …

Part time - Posted: 7/25/2017

Office Assistant

St. Andrew - Chicago

Seeking part time office assistant for Saint Andrew Parish for alternate weekends 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. Skills …

Full time - Posted: 7/19/2017

Office Assistant

St. Luke Parish - River Forest

Duties/Projects include but are not limited to: • OFFICE: Perform office duties characteristic of a church office: answer telephones; act as receptionist; 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; maintain inventory of office supplies …

Full time - Posted: 7/19/2017

Music Director

St. John Vianney - Northlake

St. John Vianney in Northlake seeks an Organist/Music Director. The director has responsibility for selecting and playing traditional liturgical music for English parish Masses. All music is with the organ. The central goal is to provide quality organ music with at least a quality cantor (ideally the same person). …

Part time - Posted: 7/11/2017

Parish Secretary - Part Time

St Bruno Parish - Chicago

Schedule Tuesday to Thursday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (1 hour unpaid lunch) Friday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm General Responsibilities o Support the Church’s spiritual and pastoral mission o Foster communication and work collaboratively with all parish and diocesan employees o Greet visitors o Answer and handle telephone calls in a professional and courteous manner o Record clear and accurate phone …

Full time - Posted: 7/5/2017

Maintenance Supervisor

St. Sylvester Parish - Chicago

This position will be reporting to the pastor and principal. Assures the optimal functioning of building systems including mechanical, fire/life safety, etc. Oversees landscaping activities, the maintenance of sidewalks and parking areas and removal of snow and trash. Makes minor repairs to equipment as required. Ability to read and comprehend …

Full time - Posted: 6/30/2017

Parish Secretary - Part Time

Our Lady of Peace - Chicago

Description: Will be first contact for Parish visitors and callers. Answer phones, sorts mail, prepares monthly bills for payment, prepares weekly bulletin. Maintain the Church's filing system, and order supplies for the Parish. This position is also responsible for entering all Sacraments. Familiarity with PDS necessary as this position enters all …