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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.

If you would like to submit a job posting for this page, please email it to sarndt@rockforddiocese.org.
Administration
Features/Multi-Media Editor     
The Observer, official Catholic Newspaper for the Diocese of Rockford seeks a full-time Features/Multi-Media Graphics professional. Primary responsibility will be to paginate pages, develop artwork and features for The Observer, in print and across all digital platforms.
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The successful candidate will possess and have demonstrated excellent writing and editing skills, expertise with Adobe InDesign and related software including Photoshop. Experience in website design, audio and video editing skills and photography is a plus. Experienced Candidate should be a practicing Catholic with a bachelor’s degree in communication, journalism, graphics or related field.

To apply send a cover letter, resume with references, along with samples or links to writing and graphic clips to the Director of Communication and Publications at pwiegert@rockforddiocese.org.
Posted: May 7, 2021
Schools
School Principal
St. Mary Catholic School is a vibrant community rooted in the life-giving love of the Holy Trinity. Our mission, shaped by the vision of the Catholic Faith and nourished by God’s Word and the Sacraments, is to aid parents in their God-given duty and irreplaceable responsibility of being the primary educators of their children.
Posted: April 30, 2021
Guidance Counselor
Marmion Academy, a competitive Catholic college-preparatory academy for young men seeks an experienced guidance counselor for the 2021-2022 Academic Year. The ideal candidate will possess a valid Illinois Professional Educator License(9-12) with an endorsement in school counseling or experience as a guidance counselor in a school setting.
Posted: April 27, 2021
Spanish Instructor
Marmion Academy, a competitive Catholic college-preparatory academy for boys, seeks an experienced instructor in Spanish for the 2021–2022 Academic Year. Coaching and extracurricular opportunities are available.
Posted: April 27, 2021
World Language Department Chair
Marmion Academy, a competitive Catholic college-preparatory academy for boys, seeks an experienced World Language Department Chairperson for the 2021–2022 Academic Year. Coaching and extracurricular opportunities are available.
Posted: April 27, 2021
K-8 Physical Education Teacher
St. Francis de Sales Parish, Lake Geneva, WI
Posted: March 22, 2021
Middle School Math Teacher
St. Francis de Sales Parish, Lake Geneva, WI
Posted: March 22, 2021
Middle School Science Teacher
St. Francis de Sales Parish, Lake Geneva, WI
Posted: March 22, 2021
School Principal
St. Stephen Catholic School in East Grand Rapids, MI.
Posted: March 15, 2021
Parishes
Director of Religious Education --- Part-Time     
Ministry to a small parish of roughly 300 families. Responsibilities center around religious education for grades K-8, and include preparation for First Communion and Confirmation. Familiarity with Family Faith Formation model preferred, but not required.
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Interested parties may submit resume and cover letter, by post or email, to

Pastor
Resurrection Catholic Church
2918 South Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL 60098
pastor@resurrectionwoodstock.church
Posted: June 7, 2021
Associate Director of Family and Youth Evangelization and Catechesis for Grades 6-12.
Our Lady of Mercy Parish is seeking a full-time Associate Director for Family and Youth Catechesis and Evangelization for Grades 6-12.
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The Associate Director will work with a ministry team to develop and grow disciples for Christ and send them on mission. Primary focus will be spent working with high school teens and their families, while providing support for the other catechetical/evangelization ministries of the parish. An applicant must have experience in youth or family ministry, rooted in the Catholic faith and have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Religious Studies, or Pastoral Ministry or related field. Benefits are offered with this position.

Please submit resume to Dave Miserendino at Our Lady of Mercy Parish via email at DaveM@olmercy.com or mail at 701 S. Eola Road, Aurora IL 60504.
Posted: June 3, 2021
Director of Religious Education (DRE)
The position of Director of Religious Education is a part-time, unbenefited position (25 – 29 hours per week). The DRE must be a practicing Catholic. Additionally, he/she is a person of prayer who is committed to the authentic teaching of the Catholic faith.
Posted: June 2, 2021
DIRECTOR OF ADULT FAITH FORMATION
The Director of Adult Faith Formation spreads the Gospel by developing, implementing and maintaining faith formation initiatives. Takes leadership in helping the parish to shape its goals and strategies for adult faith formation.
Posted: May 20, 2021
Director of Finance
Responsible for the financial actions of the Parish/Grade School, including but not limited to; payroll, budgeting, investments, accounts payable and receivable, Insurance, financial reporting, and data entry. Provides information as requested by the accounting staff at the Grade School. Works in an ongoing manner with IC College Prep accountant.
Posted: May 20, 2021
Director of Youth Ministry     
Holy Family Catholic Church in Rockford, IL is actively seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry. The Youth Minister will oversee ministry to students in middle school based on the Catholic Church’s mission and values.
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Coming out of this pandemic, we are looking for someone who is hungry and excited about the idea of starting mostly from scratch and building a thriving youth ministry. If this excites you and are interested in serving as the spiritual leader and role model to the youth of our parish, join our team! Interviews to be conducted in mid June. A Bachelor's degree in Youth Ministry, Theology or Pastoral Studies is preferred.

Resumes should be sent to Dianna Cruden @ dcruden@holyfamilyrockford.org.
Posted: May 8, 2021
Director of Evangelization and Faith Formation     
St. Bridget Parish in Loves Park, IL serves approximately 2,100 households, and is seeking a full-time Director of Evangelization and Faith Formation. The Director will develop, maintain, and administer evangelization and catechetical programs for all adults and children in the parish.
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The Director will develop and support evangelization in the parish using various forms of outreach, programming, and media. Faith formation will include leading and coordinating our family focused program for PreK-7th, 8th Grade Confirmation program, sacramental preparation, and a team of catechists, as well as supporting the discipleship and ongoing spiritual formation of the adults in this program.

The ideal candidate will be a faithful, practicing Catholic with a Bachelor’s degree in a related field and/or extensive experience in Faith Formation. Computer and social media skills, a heart for evangelization, an ability to communicate effectively with youth and adults, and organizational skills are required.

Interested applicants should email Msgr. Steve Knox at sknox@rockforddiocese.org for more information or to apply. If applying, please attach a resume to your email.
Posted: May 5, 2021
Director of Music and Liturgy     
Saint Thomas More Catholic Church (Elgin, IL) is seeking a full-time Director of Music and Liturgy. St. Thomas More is a vibrant parish and school serving 2400 families in Elgin, Illinois. Applicant should have a bachelor’s degree in Music or equivalent education or experience. Must be a practicing Catholic and possess strong knowledge of Catholic music and liturgy.
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Skill requirements include proficiency on the piano, as well as a background in choral conducting and organ. Responsibilities include directing and accompanying music for weekend liturgies and direction of all choirs; coordination of training and scheduling of liturgical ministers; accompany weekend liturgies, holy days, weddings, funerals, and other parish celebrations. Salary within norms of the Diocese of Rockford and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Please forward your resume to Melissa Galla at mgalla@stthomasmorechurch.org.
Posted: May 5, 2021
Coordinator of Youth Ministry
Our Lady of the Assumption Parish, Beloit, WI in the Madison Diocese is looking for an energetic person as part of our Faith Formation and Pastoral staff to help coordinate parish and diocesan youth events for Middle/High School, and Young Adults.
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Duties may include assisting with retreats, Confirmation preparation, social and service opportunities, Faith Formation classes and Totus Tuus, and diocesan youth activities such as “Love Begins Here” and “Frassati Fest.” Applicants must be a practicing Catholic, with a religious studies, education, or related degree. Experience with social media and Spanish language skills are a plus. This is a part-time position requiring flexible hours, with some evening and weekend hours. Salary and benefits commensurate with education and experience.

Send resume to: Marianne Stanton, OLA Parish, 2222 Shopiere Rd., Beloit, WI, 53511; or email to mariannes@olabeloit.com

Contact us at 608-362-9066 with any questions about the position.
Posted: May 4, 2021
Janitorial staff needed     
St. Margaret Mary, Algonquin Parish is looking to hire maintenance people for a part-time position. For more information please contact Greg Freund at 847-658-7625.
Posted: April 29, 2021
Director of Religious Education
Our Lady of the Lakes Parish is looking for a D.R.E., who is familiar with the Renew My Church initiative. The D.R.E. position is being changed in the Chicago Archdiocese and will eventually expand into a Director of Lifelong Formation.
Posted: April 22, 2021
Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Parish, a vibrant, welcoming community of ¬¬1,500 households on the west side of Madison, WI, is seeking a bilingual Director of Middle School, High School, and Young Adult Ministry. This full-time position provides vision and implementation for the parish's efforts in ministry and evangelization to youth and young adults.
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Tasks include MS/HS catechesis, Confirmation, and ongoing development of comprehensive MS/HS youth ministry. Young Adult Ministry is an area of growth in the parish and there is exciting potential for evangelization and ongoing development of intentional discipleship. Another area of growth in all age ranges is Hispanic Ministry. The ability to speak both English and Spanish is a necessity. A degree in youth ministry, theology, or a related field is highly recommended, as is the ability to effectively use technology/social media. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience. For a complete job description or to submit a resume, please contact Jennifer Ludtke 608-833-2606 or jennifer@stamadison.org Please submit resumes by April 30. The intention is to make a hiring decision by mid-May.
Posted: April 20, 2021
Director of Evangelization     
Holy Family Church, Rockford IL

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Job Description
We are seeking a dynamic, relationship focused individual who has a passion for spreading the Catholic faith. The focus will be on reaching out to the less engaged of the parish through a variety of methods. This is a brand new, full time position with benefits and is an exciting opportunity to create from the beginning an outreach program that will be instrumental in moving the parish from maintenance to mission. This person will work closely with the rest of the staff and our volunteer base to fulfill our mission: “Building Community, Making Disciples.”
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Job Qualifications
A degree in theology/pastoral studies or a related field is preferred. Must be a team player, able to work well with others. Familiar and comfortable with social media and adept with electronic communication. Must be a Catholic in good standing, actively participating in the sacramental life of the Church.

Send resume to Dianna @ dcruden@holyfamilyrockford.org

Deadline: May 7, 2021
Posted: March 26, 2021
Director of Liturgy and Music
St. Francis de Sales Parish, Lake Geneva, WI
Posted: March 22, 2021
Director of Religious Education
St. Francis de Sales Parish, Lake Geneva, WI
Posted: March 22, 2021
Youth Evangelization Coordinator
St. Mary Catholic Faith Community in Hales Corners, Wisconsin is seeking a Youth Evangelization Coordinator to join our team as we form dynamic disciples of Jesus Christ.
Posted: March 19, 2021
Catholic Charities
Refugee Program Job Posting     
Catholic Charities – Diocese of Rockford seeks a full time (37.5 hr./week) Lead Case Manager for the Refugee Program. The successful candidate will be highly motivated with excellent written and oral communication skills in English, competency with computers and familiarity with Microsoft Office. Previous work experience and interest in refugee resettlement or other direct social services desired.
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Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor degree in social work, sociology, or relevant degree; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, and adherence to the ethical and moral norms of the Catholic Church and its principles of charity and justice. Position requires travel within 100 miles from the local office. Bilingual English/Swahili or Burmese preferred.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume by June 20, 2021 to:

Catholic Charities Refugee Program
Attn: Janet Biljeskovic
6116 Mulford Village Drive Suite 8
Rockford, IL 61108
Email: jbiljeskovic@rockforddiocese.org
Posted: May 23, 2021
Ombudsman Job Posting     
Catholic Charities – Diocese of Rockford seeks a full time (37.5 hr./week) employee for the Long Term Care Ombudsman Program in the nine county service area of northwestern Illinois (Boone, Carroll, DeKalb, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Stephenson, Whiteside and Winnebago counties). 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 the long-term care system and community resources is preferred. Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university, and adherence to the ethical and moral norms of the Catholic Church and its principles of charity and justice. Computer skills, travel within the Diocese (nine-county service area) and occasional travel for training or meetings are required. Bi-lingual Spanish speaking is preferred.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume by May 15, 2021 to:

Catholic Charities Ombudsman Program
Attn: Julie Schuppner
431 S. Phelps Ave. Suite 607
Rockford, IL 61108
Email: jschuppner@rockforddiocese.org
Posted: April 26, 2021
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