Bishop Malloy's Public Schedule
April 19, 2018
Aurora - 10:00 a.m., 8th Grade Aurora Catholic Schools Mass at Aurora Central Catholic High School
April 20, 2018
St. Charles - 6:00 p.m., Confirmation for St. Joseph, Elgin at St. Patrick Church
April 21, 2018
Aurora - 10:00 a.m., Confirmation at St. Nicholas Church
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April 22, 2018
Huntley - 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., Confirmation at St. Mary Church
April 22, 2018
Rockford - 7:30 a.m., Mass at the Cathedral
April 24, 2018
Spring Grove - 5:30 p.m., Confirmation at St. Peter Church
April 26, 2018
Aurora - 5:30 p.m., Mass and Installation of Fr. Timothy Mulcahey as Pastor at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church
April 28, 2018
Carpentersville - 8:00 a.m., Diocesan "V Encuentro" Workshop at St. Monica Church
April 28, 2018
Batavia - 10:00 a.m., Confirmation at Holy Cross Church
April 29, 2018
Rockford - 7:30 a.m., Mass at the Cathedral
April 29, 2018
Loves Park - 1:00 p.m., Confirmation at St. Bridget Church
May 1, 2018
Rockford - 11:00 a.m., Jubliee Mass for Diocesan Priests at St. Rita Church
May 1, 2018
McHenry - 5:30 p.m., Confirmation at the Church of Holy Apostles
Upcoming Events

Sisters of Providence Associate

April 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sisters of Providence Associate

April 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

“In Pursuit of Silence”

April 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Drama Persentation

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Drama Presentation

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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.

If you would like to submit a job posting for this page, please email it to sarndt@rockforddiocese.org.
Administration
Associate Director - Development Office
The Diocese of Joliet Development Office is seeking to hire an Associate Director. The Associate Director will be responsible for general oversight of the Catholic Ministries Annual Appeal and coordinating its logistics.
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This position includes responsibility for: coordination with parishes; the direct mail and gift solicitation; the Appeal’s data management and stewardship of donors; and coordination with internal and external partners to ensure all aspects of the Appeal are coordinated effectively. A Bachelor’s Degree in Fundraising, Nonprofit Management, Marketing, Business, Public Relations or related field is required. This is a full time position with benefits. To apply for this position, please email resume with cover letter and salary history to: humanresources@dioceseofjoliet.org

To view a full job description, visit: http://www.dioceseofjoliet.org/hr/listjobs.php
Posted: April 13, 2018
Charitable Giving Administrative Assistant     
Reports To: Director of Charitable Giving
FLSA Status: Non-exempt

Summary Statement: Process daily pledges and payments from all appeals conducted through this office. Work with donors and parishes. Assist with diocesan census maintenance. Process weekly deposits, and perform other department responsibilities as needed.
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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Process parish and donor pledges, payments, and credit cards from all appeals conducted through this office.
• Ability to reconcile and balance payments to weekly deposits.
• Acknowledge matching gifts, stock donations.
• Input diocesan census changes to donor records.
• Create and analyze custom reports.
• Respond to questions from donors and parish bookkeepers as they arise.
• Assist with all appeal mailings (National, International, Mission and annual Diocesan Appeal).
• Support Catholic Foundation functions.
• Participate in daily responsibilities of the Charitable Giving Office.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
The ideal candidate is a practicing Catholic in good standing.

Proficiency using a 10-key calculator, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), as well as the ability to learn donation software required. Familiarity with QuickBooks a plus.

Ability to work as part of a team, prioritize multiple duties, and communicate effectively both in writing and verbally.
Posted: April 3, 2018
Schools
Parishes
Director of Operations
St. Alphonsus Parish, located in Greendale, WI, is excited to be able to hire a full-time Director of Operations to manage the parish’s facility, technology, and personnel needs.
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The ideal candidate will have a strong operations management background and thrive in a demanding, highly-effective position. You will be the point person for all building and grounds issues, managing a team of 4 maintenance and custodial staff, as well as oversee an office staff of 3. You will manage the technology network, hiring vendors in the maintenance and repair of office computers, the telecommunications system, the audio-visual system, and our security camera and access systems.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required; practicing Catholic; 3 or more years of experience in a related field; Computer skills a must (Windows 10, Microsoft Office).

Start date is July 1, 2018. Additional information is available on the Archdiocesan website at www.archmil.org/Jobs.htm. To apply, email your cover letter, resume and Archdiocesan application to Kathy Jaeckels, Director of Administrative Services at kathyj@st-alphonsus.org.
Posted: March 23, 2018
Pastoral Associate
St. Dennis Catholic Church, an active 1200+ family parish with Preschool-Gr. 8 Catholic School in Lockport, IL is seeking a Pastoral Associate who is willing to assume diverse responsibilities including worship & spirituality, pastoral care & outreach, community building and provide support for pastoral ministries; and who has the desire to enrich spiritual lives of parishioners with study and prayer.
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Pastoral Theology degree and parish experience preferred.
Full job description available upon request.

Send resume to:
Fr. Jim Curtin, Pastor at St. Dennis Church 1214 S. Hamilton Street Lockport, IL 60441 or email secretary@saint-dennis.org. Start date July 1, 2018.
Posted: March 13, 2018
Parish Secretary/Receptionist     
St. Thomas More Parish, located on the west side of Elgin, Illinois, seeks an experienced parish secretary/receptionist for our busy, fast-paced office. Our faith community has over 2,600 registered families, a parish school, religious education, youth ministry, and many active ministries within the church and community.
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Applicants must demonstrate:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook, Facility Manager, Church Office, and data management.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work well with others.
  • Strong understanding of the Catholic faith.
The position is a full-time, 40 hour per week position with some hours on Sunday. To request an application, please call the parish office at 847.888.1682 x 13.
Posted: February 16, 2018
Director of Religious Education
Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church (OLM) is located in Aurora, IL, and is a parish committed to the New Evangelization and making disciples. Our desire is to offer every person in our community a life-changing encounter with Jesus. OLM is seeking an experienced Catholic lay apostle passionate about working with students (Kindergarten through 5th grade) and their parents to help foster a deep relationship with Jesus. The DRE position is a full-time paid position with benefits, reporting directly to the Pastor.
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Applicants meeting the necessary qualifications please send the following to: OLM Business Manager: Bob Gancarz at bobg@olmercy.com

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Two references
  • Statement of faith (should be roughly two-five paragraphs long and describe your faith journey and current spiritual disciplines)

To view a full job description visit: http://www.dioceseofjoliet.org/hr/
Posted: February 8, 2018
Director of Religious Education
Description:
St. Raphael Catholic Church, a parish of over 4,400 families in Naperville is seeking a faith-filled Catholic to serve as a full time Director of Children’s Religious Education. The Director of Children’s Religious Education serves as a visible leader in the parish community and assists the parish community in building a solid foundation of catechetical and faith formation ministry.
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The Director is responsible for communicating to parents about the importance of ongoing parental involvement and supporting parents in both their own ongoing faith formation and their role with their children. Recruit catechists and volunteers and provide training to increase their catechetical skills, spiritual growth and theological knowledge.

We are looking for an applicant with catechetical vision, creative energy and passion for God, as well as strong communication, interpersonal, organizational and supervisory skills. Job responsibilities include, but, are not limited to: management of religious education programming for 1st through 6th Grade, sacramental preparation for First Reconciliation, First Communion and collaboration on other parish activities.

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter, resume, and salary history to Marian Johnston, Business Manager, St Raphael Church, 1215 Modaff Rd, Naperville, IL 60540 or e-mail: mjohnston@st-raphael.com

Requirements:
A degree in education, theology or a related field is strongly preferred along with several years of experience in parish religious education leadership. A collaborative approach, strong communication skills, and good computer skills are also necessary.
Posted: February 8, 2018
Catholic Charities
Organizational Support Coordinator     
Primary location: McHenry Catholic Charities office
Part-time up to 25 hours per week

Requirements: High school graduate or equivalent with office experience. Strong computer skills and proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Requires excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Bi-lingual in English/Spanish preferred, not required.

Organizational Support Coordinator will greet clients and visitors, answer and route phone calls, provide general agency information to clients and callers, and support office staff. Responsibilities will include donation management, planning and coordination of special projects.

Please e-mail resume and cover letter to Laurie Larsen at llarsen@rockforddiocese.org.
Posted: March 20, 2018
Other
Director of Development
Christian Brothers of the Midwest seeks a Director of Development to further its mission by expanding the advancement effort to more fully engage with donors, alumni and friends and move the operation to the next level of excellence.
Posted: March 28, 2018
School President
St. Francis High School seeks a visionary Catholic leader to assume the position of President beginning in July 2018. A high-performing, financially healthy institution located just outside Chicago, the school offers a strong college-preparatory academic program and robust spiritual education guided by the Franciscan charism.

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Posted: March 1, 2018
Retreat Staff Member
La Salle Manor Retreat Center is searching for a person with contagious faith, desire to work with youth and passion for retreat ministry. The Retreat Staff Member will work with a four-person team facilitating overnight retreats for high school students, while living and serving in community life.
Posted: February 21, 2018