Employment Opportunities

Parish Positions

Pastoral Associate – St. Joseph Church, Marion, IA, a two thousand family parish, is seeking a full time Pastoral Associate. Responsibilities include ministering to and working with senior citizens, homebound, sick, dying, bereaved, at wakes and funerals and overseeing and providing support for volunteer team ministers. The Pastoral Associate must be a faithful, practicing Catholic. A BA degree in theology, pastoral ministry or a related field and experience in ministry is preferred but not absolutely required. Please go to stjoesmarion.org/employment to review the job description, retrieve an application, and send the completed application for employment with cover letter and resume to jobs@stjoesmarion.org or Search Committee, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1790 14th Street, Marion, IA 52302, by January 4, 2019. (posted 12/8/18)


Youth Minister / Pastoral Associate – Epiphany Parish, Mason City has a job opening for a full-time Youth Minister/Pastoral Associate.  This position is of great importance to our parish. It is a full-time position with benefits addressing youth ministry needs AND broader parish initiatives being implemented with our ongoing parish planning. This role is not solely involved with youth ministry. It offers some exciting possibilities to grow our involvement as a parish of more deeply committed disciples with youth and adults. Check out our parish website, www.epiphanyparish.org, for the job description & application form for this position.  Applications should be sent to Carol Bruns, Business Manager, at the Parish Office, 300 5th Street SE, Mason City, IA 50401 or c.bruns@dbqarch.org (Posted 5/1/18)

Catholic School Positions

Director of Development – Beckman Catholic High School in Dyersville, Iowa is seeking a Director of Development.  Leading the development team, the director is responsible for efforts toward public relations, fundraising, third source funding (including grant writing,), planned giving, cultivation of donors for significant gifts, and promotion of alumni relations.  This is a shared position among Beckman Catholic High School, St. Francis Xavier Elementary, and St. Francis Xavier Parish.

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, demonstrated skills, knowledge and experience in the field of development, and proficiency in computer software databases. Preference given to practicing Catholics with experience working in a Catholic School or parish in development.

This is a full-time position.  Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates are encouraged to visit the Beckman Catholic website to review a detailed job description.  To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Marcel Kielkucki, Beckman Catholic High School Principal, 1325 9th Street SE, Dyersville, IA 52040 or mkielkucki@beckman.pvt.k12.ia.us

(posted 12/8/18)


Pastoral Center Positions

Graphics & Multimedia Designer – The Archdiocese of Dubuque is seeking a full-time Graphics & Multimedia Designer. Responsibilities include driving design projects from concept to execution, website graphics, e-newsletters, social media graphics & advertising, print collateral, and video graphics/editing. Successful candidate will have 2 years of experience, proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign and Bachelor or Associate degree in related field.  Prefer also After Effects, Premiere Pro, WordPress or similar CMS and familiarity and appreciation of Catholic faith. Competitive pay and benefits with excellent paid time off. Email resume and cover letter to Human Resources at dbqchr@dbqarch.org


Mental Health Counselor – Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Dubuque has an immediate opening for a full-time Mental Health Counselor in our Cedar Rapids and Decorah  offices. Successful candidate should be licensed in Iowa as a Mental Health Counselor or Marriage and Family Counselor or Independent Social Worker and preferably of Catholic faith. Position includes competitive salary and benefits. Email resume and cover letter to Human Resources at dbqchr@dbqarch.org (reposted 4/16/18)