Bishop Malloy's Public Schedule
June 29, 2017
Geneva - 5:30 p.m., Mass and Installation of Fr. Jonathan Bakkelund as Pastor at St. Peter Church
June 30 - July 2, 2017
Orlando, FL - Convocation of Catholic Leaders
July 5, 2017
Rockford - 1:00 p.m., Admission of Candidacy for Diocesan Seminarians at the DAC, Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
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July 6, 2017
Genoa - 5:30 p.m., Mass and Installation of Fr. Zdzislaw Francis Wawryszuk as Pastor at St. Catherine of Genoa Church
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Employment Opportunities

May God be glorified in all things through Jesus Christ. (1 Peter 4:11)

The Diocese of Rockford employs about 3,000 people in the 11 counties that it serves. Some of its employees are secretaries, teachers, musicians, computer technologists, custodial, accountants, business managers, liturgists, etc. Positions can be full and part-time.

Please note: jobs from within the Rockford Diocese are indicated with next to the title.

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Business Manager Job Opening
Our Lady of Mercy Church, Aurora, IL, a parish of 3900 families is currently accepting resumes for a full-time Business Manager. The Business Manager is a professional administrator who reports directly to the Pastor.
Posted: June 8, 2017
Director of Faith Formation for Children and Youth
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.
Posted: April 29, 2017
Director of Stewardship and Development
is a full time position open at Christ the King Parish, Springfield, IL. We are a progressive parish of 1500 families. The position is responsible for creating a framework to help parishioners understand stewardship as an expression of discipleship, as well as opportunities to cultivate time, talent and treasure.
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Bachelor's degree in a related field required. Parish or diocesan ministry experience in stewardship preferred. Candidate must possess knowledge of the theology of stewardship, and be a practicing Catholic with ability to serve as a model of Gospel values. Pay based on experience. Full job description and application are on the parish website, Submit with your cover letter and resume via postal mail, or to
Posted: April 25, 2017
Director of Parish Ministry
Ascension of Our Lord, Oakbrook Terrace, IL is seeking a Director of Parish Ministry to lead the faith formation and liturgical ministries of the parish.
Posted: April 10, 2017
Catholic Charities
Professional Counselor (Bilingual Preferred)     
Catholic Charities - Diocese of Rockford, Counseling Program is seeking a full-time counselor to provide school counseling and community counseling in Aurora, IL. The Ideal Candidate will be bilingual-English/Spanish.
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This position offers a chance to contribute in important ways to the unique mission of Catholic grade schools, fostering students' capacities to meet the academic, social and emotional challenges of the formative years from Kindergarten through 8th grade. Students' backgrounds, abilities and needs are diverse; the counselor, therefore, must be flexible, adaptive and creative to develop individualized, therapeutic interventions that lead to successful adjustment to, and achievement in the school setting.

The counselor also interacts with principals, teachers, and families to identify and address concerns effectively.

In addition, this counselor will provide community counseling services in our Aurora office, seeing individuals, couples, and families. And-especially at times when school is not in session-this counselor will work to build connections with other community providers.

Professional requirements include: a Master's degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology, or related field. Candidates must possess a current LCPC or LCSW license, or be actively preparing to obtain licensure.

The successful candidate must be a Catholic in good standing.

Services include:

Individual counseling
Group counseling
Crisis assessment and intervention
Appropriate community referrals
Consultation and collaboration with principals, teachers regarding children's needs;
Participation in continuing education, supervision, staff meetings and timely record keeping.

Resumes may be e-mailed to Richard Parsons at Please have "School/Community Counselor" In the subject field.

About the Employer

Mission: Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Rockford continues the ministry of Jesus in faithfulness to the Magisterium of the Church. Our mission is to serve God's people for the common good with compassion, dignity and respect; to assist people in achieving a degree of independence consonant with their human dignity; and to work in solidarity with the Church and other people of good will in advocating for justice.
Posted: May 24, 2017
Ombudsman Job Posting     
Catholic Charities – Diocese of Rockford seeks a part-time (25 hours per week) employee for the Long Term Care Ombudsman Program in the nine county service area of northwestern Illinois. The person selected will serve as an advocate for residents of the licensed long-term care facilities.
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The successful candidate will be highly motivated, caring, compassionate, and have excellent communication skills. Knowledge of or the ability to learn the long-term care system and available community resources is necessary. Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university, and adherence to the norms of the Catholic Church and its principles of charity and justice. Computer skills, travel within the Diocese and occasional travel for training or meetings are required. Bi-lingual Spanish speaking is preferred.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

Catholic Charities Ombudsman Program
Attn: Cathy Weightman-Moore
6116 Mulford Village Drive Suite 9
Rockford, IL 61107
Posted: April 25, 2017
Campus Minister     
Rosary High School in Aurora, is seeking a full time campus minister for the 2017-18 school year. The Campus Minister is responsible for the spiritual formation of the school community.
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Working in cooperation with administration, faculty and staff, the Campus Minister develops a Catholic environment that fosters a deepening awareness of the Christian message in the Dominican tradition. Prospective candidates must have a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Theology or pastoral studies and be actively involved in parish life. Some experience in ministerial leadership preferred. This person may be asked to teacher Theology classes, if needed.

Interested applicants may send a cover letter and resume to Sister Ann Brummel at or 901 N. Edgelawn Drive, Aurora, IL 60506.
Posted: April 29, 2017
Director of Sacred Music - Full Time Position
Prestigious National Shrine is seeking an energetic and talented professional for its Director of Sacred Music. The Shrine is in the Archdiocese of Chicago, and is owned and staffed by the Conventual Franciscan Friars. Position is full-time, salaried with benefits.
Posted: April 1, 2017