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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

Full time - Posted: 7/19/2017

Business Manager

St. Raymond de Penafort - 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 physical, financial …

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: 7/6/2017

Director of Liturgy & Music Ministry

Transfiguration Parish - Wauconda

The Director of Liturgy & Music Ministry is a professional who holds specialized credentials in music and who has a thorough understanding of Roman Catholic liturgy. This person of faith is responsible to: -provide leadership in the effective planning, coordination, execution and celebrations of all Parish Liturgies. -the execution of …

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 …

Full time - Posted: 6/29/2017

Director of Religious Education

Our Lady of Ransom - Niles

Seeking an energetic, faith-filled, practicing Catholic with a strong desire to foster intentional discipleship in our young people. Strong interpersonal skills; self-motivated; ability to multi-task; detail oriented; well-organized; and the ability to supervise others. Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Part time - Posted: 6/21/2017

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 …

Full time - Posted: 6/21/2017

Campus Minister/Parish Vitality

St. James - Chicago

Responsibilities: Campus ministry; Outreach to IIT, ICO, Shimer, Vandercook and other related area colleges: provide promotional flyers and attend orientations and information forums; Connect the Students in the liturgical ministry and spiritual life of St. James; Promote spiritual formation and religious education of the students through retreats, student-led prayer, special …

Full time - Posted: 6/16/2017

Youth Minister

St. Paul of the Cross - Park Ridge

The ministry of the youth minister is directed towards the high school teens of the parish so that they will be engaged with their faith and with their parish community. To this end, the youth minister should strive towards three key objectives: 1. The Faith dimension which enables the …

Part time - Posted: 6/14/2017


St. Christopher - Midlothian

The DRE or CRE's role at St. Christopher is to assist the Pastor, Principal and Parish Council with the Religious Education and Formation of all members of the parish. The direction of Religious Education at St. Christopher's follows the policies of the Archdiocese of Chicago, as well as being rooted …

Full time - Posted: 6/7/2017

Parish Support Specialist

St. Josaphat Parish - Chicago

Seeking Parish Support Specialist for St. Josaphat Parish, a Catholic community of 1500 families in Lincoln Park. First line of support to the parishioners, and supports the parish clergy, Director of Religious Education and Business Manager. Responsibilities include reception, written and electronic parish communications, parishioner database management, data …

Part time - Posted: 6/5/2017

Sunday Mass Music Liturgy Director

All Saints-St. Anthony Parish - Chicago

All Saints-St. Anthony Parish is seeking a director of liturgical music for our Sunday Morning English Mass. The parish is located in Chicago’s Bridgeport neighborhood and has recently introduced a new weekend mass schedule to better serve the needs and new realities of our historic parish. Responsibilities include: …

Full time - Posted: 5/30/2017

Youth Minister

St James - Arlington Heights

Leadership Development: Recruit and train two teams; one team of adult volunteers to assist with the development and execution of the youth ministry program and one team of high school students to assist with the formation and discipleship of junior high school students. Lead both leadership team meetings to …

Part time - Posted: 5/25/2017

Book Keeper

St. Raphael the Archangel Church - Old Mill Creek

St. Raphael the Archangel in Old Mill Creek seeks a part-time book keeper. Responsibilities include accounting for parish revenue and donations, banking, payroll, processing bills and preparing reports. Prior knowledge of the policies and procedures of the Archdiocese of Chicago is helpful but not required. For more information, contact the …

Part time - Posted: 5/24/2017

Music Director

St. Bernadette Parish - Evergreen Park

St. Bernadette Parish is a vibrant faith community of 500 + families located in Evergreen Park, Illinois. We are seeking an individual who embraces the spirituality of Vatican II, has an appreciation for diverse styles of liturgical music, and possesses a music degree or equivalent experience. This part …

Part time - Posted: 5/23/2017

Coordinator of Social Services

St. Aloysius Parish - Chicago

This position is part-time (24 Hours Weekly). The Coordinator of Social Services assures the optimal functioning of the food pantry following the policies of St. Aloysius Parish, Greater Chicago Food Depository and EPA. In addition, oversees the administration of the Senior Ministry/Marquis Club and Nutrition Education Programs. Arranges pick up …

Part time - Posted: 5/22/2017

Catechetical Leader/Coordinator

St. Matthew - Schaumburg

This position will report to the Pastoral Associate and be responsible for the day to day leadership of the parish K-8 program with the requirement of being present for the weekly class sessions which are held on Saturday mornings, Sunday evenings and Monday evenings. The position will help plan …

Part time - Posted: 5/18/2017

Youth Minister

Old St Mary's Parish - Chicago

The Youth Minister will develop and implement an ongoing faith formation program for the parishioners of middle and high school age. The Youth Minister will encourage the parish’s youth to build a strong faith by providing creative spiritual, social, and service opportunities. The time commitment is 10 hours per week …

Part time - Posted: 5/9/2017

Director of Music Ministry

St. Viator Parish - Chicago

St. Viator Parish is seeking a versatile director to lead the music ministry of this bi-lingual parish. The ability to work with volunteers and persons of culturally diverse traditions, to communicate effectively with all age levels within the parish community and to plan and create liturgical music programs sensitive to …

Part time - Posted: 5/9/2017

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: 5/3/2017

Catechetical Leader

Saint Rene Goupil Parish - Chicago

St. Rene Goupil Church is seeking a part-time Catechetical Leader, Director or Coordinator of Religious Education. The ideal 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 Catholic faith and enthusiasm for …

Full time - Posted: 5/1/2017


St. John Bosco - Chicago

Director or Coordinator will implement a plan for comprehensive education for levels 1st Grade-High School and adult faith formation program in accord with the parish mission and archdiocese policies and the charism of the Salesians of St. John Bosco. Will recruit, train, and supervise catechists and support staff. Responsible for …

Full time - Posted: 4/28/2017

Director of Faith Formation for Children and Youth

Holy Cross Parish - Deerfield

Holy Cross Parish, a vibrant, welcoming parish with 1,200 families, seeks a Director of Faith Formation for Children and Youth. The Director of Faith Formation provides leadership for all aspects of parish formation programs for children and teens. The Director of Faith Formation for Children and Youth plans and leads catechetical …