Employment Opportunities

Parish Positions

Director of Liturgy and Music – St. Joseph Catholic Church, Marion, IA, a parish of two thousand families, seeks a full-time Director of Liturgy and Music. The preferred candidate is a practicing Catholic in good standing with the Church, has a bachelor’s degree or higher in either Liturgy, Liturgical Music, Music Education, Music Performance or a related field. Skills for voice and piano are preferred as well as parish experience. The application for employment can be found at www.stjoesmarion.org/employment.  Please send a cover letter, resume and completed employment application to jobs@stjoesmarion.org. (Posted 12/14/19)

Business and Ministry Assistant–St. Joseph Catholic Church, Marion, IA, seeks a part-time Business and Ministry Assistant.  The preferred candidate is a practicing Catholic with a background in finance or related field.  Proficiency in computer and communications skills as well as an ability to multi-task and collaborate in a team setting is necessary.  The application for employment can be found at www.stjoesmarion.org/employment.  Please send a cover letter, resume and completed employment application to jobs@stjoesmarion.org by December 8, 2017. (Posted 11/29/17)

Coordinator of Youth Ministry – Epiphany Parish in Mason City is seeking a Coordinator of Youth Ministry to work with middle school & high school age youth. This is a part-time position (30 hours/week) with full benefits. For the job description & application form, go to:  www.epiphanyparish.org Email a letter of interest & application to: Carol Bruns, Business Manager at c.bruns@dbqarch.org  (Posted 11/17/17)

Catholic School Positions

Principal – Sacred Heart Catholic School in Monticello, Iowa, seeks a full-time Principal for a 140 student Pre-school through 6th grade program for the 2018-2019 school year. Candidates must be a practicing Catholic and a licensed Iowa administrator, or be eligible for the administrator license. Previous administrative experience preferred. The successful candidate will be a visionary leader committed to the formation of tomorrow’s Catholics and the academic excellence of our school. Interested candidates should apply through www.TeachIowa.gov. For more information about the Sacred Heart Catholic School go to www.shmonticello.org.(Posted 11/29/17)

Principal – St Matthew Elementary School, Cedar Rapids, Iowa seeks a full time principal for 260 plus students (100 Pre-K students, 162 K-5 students) for the 2018-2019 school year. Candidates must be a practicing Catholic and a licensed Iowa administrator, or be eligible for the administrator license. Previous administrative experienced preferred. The successful candidate will be a visionary leader committed to the formation of tomorrow’s Catholics and the academic excellence of our schools. Interested candidates should apply through www.TeachIowa.gov. For more information about the school go to www.sttmatthewcr/school.org. Applications will be accepted until January 5, 2018. (Posted 11/29/17)

Administrator – St. Patrick Catholic School, Cedar Falls, Iowa, seeks a full-time Administrator for a 264 student, pre-K-8th program for 2018/19. Candidates must be a practicing Catholic and a licensed Iowa administrator, or eligible for the administrator license. Previous administrative experience preferred. The successful candidate will be a visionary leader committed to the formation of tomorrow’s Catholics and the academic excellence of our schools. Interested candidates should apply through www.TeachIowa.gov. For more information about the school go to www.cfcatholicschool.org. Applications will be accepted until a qualified candidate is chosen. (Posted 11/15/17)

President – Xavier High School is seeking a president with a strong vision for the future. The primary purpose of this newly established position is to provide both spiritual and educational leadership for Xavier High School as it strives to achieve its mission as a Catholic school to develop the total person in a Catholic environment.

Xavier High School, located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has approximately 700 students in grades 9-12.  It is part of the tradition of the Roman Catholic Church and the Archdiocese of Dubuque.  Xavier High School serves the educational needs of the Cedar Rapids metro area and is supported by eleven local parishes.

The President will oversee the operations of the school, school finances, fundraising, public and alumni relations, and the care and maintenance of the school facilities.  A full job description is posted with the application.

  • Master’s Degree or higher in Educational Leadership or related field
  • Iowa Administrative Licensure & Iowa Evaluator Approval License preferred
  • High school administrative experience
  • Experience in Catholic Education

To submit your application, please go to www.teachiowa.gov.  Applications are accepted through February 2, 2018.

Upon request, applications will be treated in confidence until such time as the applicant and Xavier High School Search Committee mutually agree to contact references and previous employers.

If you have any questions on the application process, please contact Julie Kapsch at dbqcro@dbqarch.org.(Posted 11/15/17)

Pastoral Center Positions

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 Cedar Rapids office. 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