Employment Opportunities

Parish Positions

Children’s Ministry Position – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Parish in Hiawatha, IA is seeking a part-time Coordinator of Children’s Ministry. The ideal candidate will have a love for Jesus Christ, children and the Catholic faith; a heart for teaching and sharing faith, ability to work collaboratively with parents and adult leaders. This position will involve overseeing the PRAYground, PRAYZkids, Children’s Liturgy of the Word and all children’s programming offered during the weekend experience at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. Required: A Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education and/or experience with children in an educational or faith setting preferred. Position can begin as soon as July 1, 2018. Job description is available on the parish website, www.seasp.org. To apply, send cover letter, resume and application to Trish Lokmer at 1350 Lyndhurst Dr. Hiawatha, IA 52233 or scan through email tlokmer@seasp.org. Applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled. (posted 6/15/18)


Faith Formation Leader – The parishes of Waterloo, Iowa are seeking a full-time Faith Formation Leader whose primary responsibility will be religious education programs for children and youth. This will be someone to administer and grow the programs offered while supporting parents in their role as primary catechists of their children. (More information found at www.waterloocatholics.org)  BA and experience in faith formation, pastoral ministry, education or a related field is preferred. Send resumé to Becky McElroy at beckymcelroyff@gmail.com or Waterloo Catholic Faith Formation Office (Attn: Becky), 600 Stephan Ave., Waterloo, IA  50701. (posted 5/30/18)


Coordinator of Religious Education – St. Pius X Parish, Cedar Rapids, is seeking applicants for a Part-time Coordinator of Religious Education.
Visit the parish website (www.crpiusx.org) to view the job descriptions.  Send resumes to Rev. Philip Thompson, St. Pius X Parish, 4949 Council St., NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 or email to pastor@crpiusx.org. (reposted 5/30/18)


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)


Director of Faith Formation – Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, a 1,000 family parish in Charles City, IA, is seeking a full-time Director of Faith Formation, starting July 1, 2018.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coordination and oversight of parish/school faith formation, family ministry, and adult faith formation.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.  Application form and job description found atwww.iccharlescity.com . Please send application and resume with references to Fr. Gary Mayer, 106 Chapel Lane, Charles City, IA 50616, Fax: 641-228-1072, E-mail: G.Mayer@dbqarch.org   (Posted 4/2/18)


Youth and Young Adult Minister – St. Ludmila Catholic Church in Cedar Rapids, IA is seeking for a full- time Youth and Young Adult Minister. Bachelor’s degree in related field of study is preferred, practicing Catholic, and experience in ministry. Please send a resume, cover letter, and three references to Betsy Bostian, the Director of Faith Formation at dbq029ff@dbqarch.org. For more information please check out our website http://www.stludmila.org/ for job description details. (Posted 3/14/18)


Coordinator of Music– St. Jude Parish is seeking a part-time coordinator of music with the possibility of up to full time, with additional duties included. Experience as a parish music minister is preferred. Skills desired: piano, organ, vocal, & choral directing. Salary depends on experience and skills. Application form and job description found at www.judes.org. Send application and resume with references to Rhonda Tang, 50 Edgewood Road NW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52405, FAX: 319-390-3457, E-mail: R.Tang@Judes.org (Posted 2/6/18)


Catholic School Positions
Pastoral Center Positions

Parish Social Ministry Coordinator – Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Dubuque is seeking a full-time Parish Social Ministry Coordinator in Waterloo or Cedar Rapids.  This position is part of the community and parish outreach team that promotes the work of Catholic Charities in parishes and throughout the community. Through consultation, convening, education and mobilization, this position will collaborate with parishes in the 30-county area to assist and provide support to parishes developing or revitalizing their social ministry outreach to the poor and vulnerable in their communities.  Travel required, some evening and weekend work. Previous employment in Catholic parish preferred and Catholic in good standing.  Competitive salary and benefits included. Email resume and cover letter to Human Resources at dbqchr@dbqarch.org (Posted 6/15/18)


Immigration Attorney – Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Dubuque has an immediate opening for a full-time Immigration Attorney in our Cedar Rapids office to provide legal services and representation to immigrants and refugees.  This position requires a J.D. degree from an ABA accredited law school and licensed to practice law.  Prefer 1-3 years, fluency in Spanish/English and of Catholic faith. Competitive salary and benefits included. 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 Mason City, Decorah and Waterloo (must be bilingual) 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)