National Catholic Reporter
Classifieds
 

Updated June 17, 2005

Hundreds of jobs -- professional, administrative, clerical, ministerial and even some secular -- are filled through NCR Classifieds each year. The more popular titles include campus ministers, chaplains, counselors, executive directors, liturgy/music ministers, superintendents, principals, teachers and youth ministers. NCR Classifieds are also your best sources for up-to-date information on retreats, sabbaticals, Spanish studies, educational programs -- all the categories listed on the right column.

Because NCR is a nonprofit organization, our advertising rates are lower than most national publications, and because the NCR Classifieds serve the non-profit community as well as the commercial sector, our pages have become the one-stop source for information in the Catholic world. To inquire about our rates or how to advertise, e-mail us. Please include a phone number and/or mailing address. Or call the advertising department toll-free at (800) 444-8910 ext. 2217. For a media kit in PDF format click here.


 Ad Random

DIRECTORY OF CATHOLIC DANCERS -- www.aaavinc.org E-mail: dancedance@prodigy.net


ARE YOU LOOKING FOR WAYS to be creative in your “work/ministry”? Opportunities exist in the Adirondacks, NY. I’m looking to share house with 1-2 other people. Call for details: Bill (518) 494-4526.


 Books

BOOKBINDING -- Restore your treasured Family Bible, Prayer Book or Heirloom Volumes. Toll free: (866) 777-9387.


NOT THRILLED by Papal election? BOGO $20 gets two copies of “Women Who Pioneered Christianity: Great Mediterranean Hijack”. One for a friend or library. Shipping and handling free. E-mail: kingbee@Aristotle.net


FREE CHRISTIAN MEDITATION CATALOG -- 44 pages. Resources for newcomers to Christian meditation. Material for nurturing your practice of meditation. Teachings by John Main, OSB; Laurence Freeman, OSB; Bede Griffiths OSB; Thomas Keating, OCSO; and others. A rich source of materials including books, audio tapes, CDs, videos and music for the inward journey. Phone toll-free: (888) 673-8617. Or visit Web site: www.mediomedia.org For more information about Christian meditation phone toll-free: (800) 324-8305. Or visit the World Community for Christian Meditation Web site: www.wccm.org


 Counseling

COUNSELING/PSYCHOTHERAPY. Rev. Edward Lambro, PhD, CCMHC. Sensitive to the unique treatment issues and privacy needs of clergy, religious sisters and brothers. Northern New Jersey. Phone: (973) 345-8410.


 Donations

WE NEED YOUR HELP: To assist poor destitute Hydrocephalic children in Haiti prepare for surgery. We provide means for brain scans and blood work. Please assist us in this work of mercy. Send your Donations to: Holy Angels Children’s Society, Inc., Attention: Fr. John Bellezza, PO Box 2142, Southampton, NJ 08088.


 Education

MASTER OF DIVINITY -- distance learn and/or residential; bachelor through doctorate. Phone: (718) 698-0700. Web site: http://members.aol.com/IgnatiusU


  Houses of Prayer

DESERT HOUSE OF PRAYER. Quietness in the Sonoran Desert near Tucson, Ariz. Individuals desiring a closer walk with Jesus. Phone: 520-744-3825. Web site: www.deserthouseofprayer.org


Hunger Awareness

HUNGER AWARENESS DAY, June 7th is a movement to raise awareness about the solvable problem of hunger in America. Get involved. Web site: www.hungerday.org


 Institutes

WHAT’S NEXT IN YOUR LIFE? Register now for Sophia Summer Institute 2005, July 7-10: Envision an Engaged Cosmology. Helen Prejean, Brian Swimme, Jim Conlon, Diarmuid O’Murchu, Patricia Mische and an outstanding Sophia Center faculty. Post-Institute Retreat, July 10-12: Earth as Mystic, Full of God, Helen Prejean and Marya Grathwohl. Discover Your Place in the Great Work. Earn a Master’s Degree or Certificate in Culture and Spirituality. Semester and weekend formats. Weekend, fall and spring sabbaticals (professional religious discount available). Sophia Center in Culture and Spirituality at Holy Names University, Oakland, CA. 1-800-794-8813. sophiactr@aol.com Web site: www.hnu.edu/sophia


Language Studies

INTENSIVE PASTORAL ENGLISH: Adult language instruction includes vocabulary for ministry. Small classes, multicultural setting, outstanding faculty. Offered in three-week blocks year-round. Mexican American Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas. Accreditation: USCCB/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site: www.maccsa.org


NCR Special Issues

JOHN ALLEN’S ROME Tour Book - Special Report: National Catholic Reporter -- July 15, 2005 issue. Ad Reservation Closing Date: June 17, Noon, CST. Ad copy due: June 27, 2005. NCR’s Rome Correspondent John Allen will give us a “behind-the-scenes” tour of the Eternal City - and provide our readership with a perspective of Rome that can’t be found anywhere else. With renewed interest in pilgrimages to Rome soaring to an all-time high, this is your opportunity to reach the National Catholic Reporter’s 120,000+ weekly readers who will be looking to this special issue when making their travel plans. Travel companies, tour groups, pilgrimages, books on the Vatican or any other resources on the Church should be advertised in this special issue -- John Allen’s Rome Tour book -- only in NCR! Contact us TODAY to reserve your ad space in this special issue. (800) 444-8910, Ext. 2218, 2217, 2216, 2238. Fax: (816) 968-2268. E-mail: ncradv@aol.com or ncrad@ncronline.org Web site: www.NCRonline.org


FALL & WINTER LISTINGS -- It's time to plan for NCR's Fall and Winter Listings 2005 -- an important advertising supplement for our weekly readership of 120,000 nationwide. Issue date: August 26, 2005 Reservation closing date: July 8, 2005 Contact the NCR Advertising Department today! 1-800-444-8910, Ext. 2216, 2217, 2218 or 2238. Fax: 816-968-2268 E-mail: ncradv@aol.com or ncrad@ncronline.org Web site: www.NCRonline.org


Parish Missions

MISSIONS/RETREATS -- Numerous topics offered by Oblates of St. Francis de Sales and colleagues. DeSales Resources and Ministries, Fr. John Graden, director: (800) 782-2270. Web site: www.desalesresource.org


DYNAMIC, CREATIVE PREACHING -- Parish missions, Faculty in-service, retreats for religious. Web site: www.sabbathretreats.org


Pilgrimages

PILGRIMAGE TO IRELAND, Sept. 15-24, 2005. A contemplative journey centered in the beautiful, mystical Glendalough Valley, with space for silence and prayer; for secret hidden holy places as well as famous sites. Contact: Therese Elias, OSB, 4220 Mercier, Kansas City, MO, 64111. Phone: (816) 561-6855. E-mail: tmelias@lvnworth.com Web site: celticpilgrimage.org


Programs

THE SOURCE AT THE CENTER: August 7-20, 2005. Two-week intensive program for spiritual directors that have not completed formal training, or trained spiritual directors seeking a refresher program to renew themselves in the ministry. For more information contact Margaret Scharf, OP, Center for Spiritual Development, 434 S. Batavia Street, Orange, CA 92868-3907. Phone:(714) 744-3175, ext. 4415; fax: (714) 744-3176. E-mail: csdinfo@csjorange.org Web site: www.thecsd.com


Renewal Programs

BERAKAH: A Place of Blessing, offers “A Time of Blessing,” a four- to eight-month renewal program as well as accommodations for shorter, personalized programs for women religious and all women who are seeking to foster deeper fidelity to self, God and world. Components: variety of prayer experiences, contemplative space, scriptural and theological input, opportunity for spiritual direction and/or growth counseling, creative leisure in a community setting. Renewal sessions: late August to mid-December and mid-January to mid-May. Some programs could be designed during these months to meet individual needs. Inquiries: Berakah, 96 Fairview Road, Pittsfield, NH 03263-3817. Phone: (603) 435-7271. Fax: (603) 435-6670. E-mail: berakah@aol.com Web site: www.berakah.org


Retreats

CLERGY ABUSE SURVIVORS:discover healing at “The Farm” 1,300 acre center in Kentucky. Individual and group options available. Visit: www.thelinkup.org or call (502) 241-5544 for details.


ANGELSPRING FARM Wellness Retreat -- - Individual Retreats at The Granary: arts, Franciscan, solitude, nature-focused. Contact Sister Char: www.angelspring.net Phone:  ( 724) 938-2301. E-mail: pavlik@angelspring.net


BETHANY RETREAT HOUSE, East Chicago, Indiana, offers private and individually-directed silent retreats, including 30 days, year round in a prayerful home setting. Contact Joyce Diltz, PHJC: e-mail: bethanyrh@sbcglobal.net Web site: www.bethanyretreathouse.org Phone: (219)-398-5047;


LIVING STONE GUESTHOUSE for retreat and renewal. Spiritual direction and counseling available. Nourish your soul while you vacation in Sarasota, Fla. Phone: (941) 966-5933.


SCHOOL OF LECTIO DIVINA six-day Retreat September 17-23, 2005 Benedict Inn, Beech Grove, Indiana Cost: $400. For information e-mail: benedictinn@yahoo.com Web site: www.benedictinn.org


DIARMUID O’MURCHU, Wisdom and Globalization; Miriam Therese Winter, Songs for Global Healing. June 24-26, Wisdom House. Litchfield, CT. Brochure available. (860) 567-3163. E-mail: programs@wisdomhouse.org Web site: www.wisdomhouse.org


VISITATION SPIRITUALITY CENTER, Monroe, Mich. Year-round retreats, spiritual direction, programs. Beautiful contemplative space on wooded grounds with nearly two miles of walkways. Retreat house, hermitages. Phone: (734) 242-5520. E-mail: Visitation@ihmsisters.org Web site: www.ihmsisters.org


MEDITATION On Retreat with Richard Rohr, OFM, August 11-14, Thousand Oaks, CA. Phone: (877) 285-6809. Web site: www.mediomedia.org


RETREATS-Led by Richard Rohr, OFM, August 11-14, Thousand Oaks, CA. Phone: 877-285-6809. Web site: www.mediomedia.org


SAN DIEGO. The Spiritual Ministry Center, The Religious of the Sacred Heart, offers year-round retreats including 30-day retreats and self-directed sabbaticals near the ocean in a comfortable townhouse. Phone: (619) 224-9444. Fax: (619) 224-1082. E-mail: spiritmin@rscj.org Web site: www.spiritmin.org


Sabbaticals

CANTERBURY, ENGLAND - spend sabbatical time in a Franciscan setting in the Garden of England. Join students from all over the world in spiritual reflection, renewal and stimulating insights into Scripture, spirituality and Franciscan studies. MA and PhD studies also offered. Close to London and links to Europe. Come for ten weeks or a whole academic year. For information contact Sr. Margaret McGrath, Franciscan International Study Centre, Giles Lane, Canterbury CT2 7NA, United Kingdom. E-mail: margaret.mcgrath@franciscans.ac.uk or see our website www.franciscans.ac.uk


WINTER SABBATICAL: January 3 - February 3, 2006. An ideal environment for spiritual renewal, theological updating and holistic relaxation. For more information contact Robert Cogswell, Center for Spiritual Development, 434 S. Batavia Street, Orange, CA 92868-3907, (714) 744-3175 ext. 4406, FAX (714) 744-3176. E-mail: csdinfo@csjorange.org Web site: www.thecsd.com


FORMATION CONSULTATION SERVICES -- provides unique, flexible and holistic sabbatical programs within a nurturing small community atmosphere. Programs are tailored specifically to each participant’s needs. Program details are located on our web site: www.fcs-bilotta.com Our web site also offers a helpful selection of articles on formation for free downloading. Phone: (508) 234-6540.


Spanish Studies

SPANISH IMMERSION in Guatemala. Homestay and voluntary work. www.casaxelaju.com


STUDY TOP-OF-THE-LINE PASTORAL SPANISH and the real Mexican cultural program, total immersion, one-on-one, customized, year-round, start anytime, go as long as you like tutorials. Special emphasis on pastoral care of Hispanics and on developing fluency in professionally oriented Spanish. Excellent faculty. Direct interaction with the Mexican church and the genuine Mexican culture reality. Contact: CIRIMEX, 205 Hill Ave., Ottumwa, IA 52501. Phone: (641) 682-4264. Fax: (641) 684-4690. Guadalajara, Mexico, phone: 011-52-333-121-4878. Mexican fax: 011-52-333-121-7738. Worldwide e-mail: CIRIMEX@aol.com


CENTER OF LANGUAGE AND CULTURE -- Spanish to suit your needs, individualized instruction by professional, experienced teachers in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Phone: (809) 530-7234. E-mail: phildeemcg@yahoo.com


INTENSIVE PASTORAL SPANISH: Mexican American Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas. Adult learning in multicultural faith community. Small classes, outstanding faculty. Offered in three-week blocks year-round. Accreditation: USCCB/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site: www.maccsa.org


Volunteers

FULL-TIME MARRIED OR SINGLE men and women under 65. Live, work, pray in community with Franciscan Friars in California and Arizona. Receive spiritual growth, room, board, medical insurance and living allowance. Requires adaptability, tolerance, good health and freedom from obligations. Contact: Franciscan Covenant Program, PO Box 970, San Juan Bautista, CA 95045. Phone: (831) 623-1119. E-mail: covprg@yahoo.com


EMPLOYMENT SERVICES


Employment Wanted


SIX-YEARS EXPERIENCE as director of adult education, three years as coordinator of music and liturgy, more than 15 years as a volunteer musician at parish liturgies. Masterís degree in theology. Bachelorís degree in sacred music. Excellent organ and keyboard skills. Seek combination position involving music and adult education in a parish located within 150 miles of New York City. Full-time availability September 1; earlier availability for weekends. Please reply to: NCR Advertising, Dept. 117137, PO Box 411009, Kansas City MO 64141-1009.


Employment Opportunities


CAMPUS MINISTRY

DIRECTOR OF CAMPUS MINISTRY -- Hall Newman Center: Oswego: State University of New York. The Diocese of Syracuse seeks qualified applicants (lay men/women, members of Religious communities priest/sister/brother) for the full-time position of Director of Campus Ministry at Hall Newman Center. The role description and requirements are located at www.syrdio.org under “employment.” College information is located at www.oswego.edu. The application process is described in the listing. Direct applications/questions to: Vicar for Parishes, Diocese of Syracuse, PO Box 511, Syracuse, NY 13201. Phone: (315) 470-1437. The application process will remain open until the role is filled. Applications are preferred by June 10, 2005.


CHAPLAIN

BON SECOURS Richmond Health System is seeking a full-time chaplain (lay, vowed, or ordained) to join our Pastoral Care team in delivering high quality, compassionate care to the patients, staff, and families of our multi-site system. Candidates for the position must be Masters-educated, with four units of clinical pastoral education, and board-certified according to the Universal Standards for the Certification of Chaplains (NACC, APC, et al.). Consideration will be given to outstanding candidates with two units of CPE, with commitment to complete additional two units within two years. Ideal candidate will be committed to an ecumenical, interdisciplinary approach to ministry, have a thorough understanding of Catholic health care, and be board-certified according to the Universal Standards for the Certification of Chaplains (NACC, APC, et al). Familiarity with Bon Secours and/or Franciscan spirituality preferred. Position requires on-call flexibility on a rotating basis. Qualified candidates may apply at www.bonsecours.com or contact Chaplain D.W. Donovan (804) 764-6109 for more information.


ST. CABRINI NURSING HOME, a 304-bed facility with an Adult Day Health Care Program, sponsored by the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart, whose mission is to provide quality long term and short term care and rehabilitation services for the elderly, has an immediate opening for a full-time/part-time Associate Chaplain. Two units of CPE or one year of experience in health care facility preferred For consideration, please send/fax resume to: Fr. Edwin Robinson, OFM, Director of Pastoral Care, St. Cabrini Nursing Home, 115 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522. Fax: (914) 693-1731.


COMMUNICATIONS

SECRETARY FOR COMMUNICATIONS, Jesuit Conference -- The Secretary for Communications directs the office of communications for the Jesuit Conference (JC), the national office of the Jesuits of the United States. The office is responsible for publishing the “National Jesuit News” and “In All Things” as well as maintaining the JC. (Web site: www.jesuit.org). The Secretary is a member of the Jesuit Conference cabinet and responsible for overseeing and implementing a national communications plan. Candidates for the position should have at least five years experience and professional training in communications. A more complete job description is available on the JC website. Competitive salary and benefits are offered. Please submit a letter of interest and resume by June 17, 2005, to: Thomas Gaunt, S.J., Jesuit Conference, 1616 P Street NW, Suite #300, Washington, DC 20036. Fax: (202) 328-9212. E-mail: communications@jesuit.org Web site: www.jesuit.org


COORDINATOR

PROGRAM COORDINATOR -- Jesuit Volunteer Corps: Northwest is hiring a full-time Program Coordinator to start in mid-July 2005 in Portland, OR. Responsibilities include coordination of program development, planning and implementation; oversight of the recruitment, formation and support of volunteers; facilitation of a team of two area directors; direct support for 12 volunteers. Experiences in a leadership position, social/ecological justice, pastoral ministry, faith formation, and/or intentional communities are important. Excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills; conflict resolution and problem-solving skills; desire to work collaboratively and ability to work independently are needed. Some travel required. Salary range: $29,000 - $34,000, excellent benefits. Application due June 17. Contact: Jeanne Haster, Executive Director; (503) 335-8202. For job description and application: jhaster@jesuitvolunteers.org


DEVELOPMENT

DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR -- Catholic Network of Volunteer Service, a membership organization of faith-based volunteer programs, seeks to fill new position of full-time Development Coordinator to conduct grantwriting, direct mail appeals, donor cultivation and special events. Minimum three years direct experience in non-profit development/fundraising and proven track record of meeting financial goals are required. Salary: low-forties to low fifties (commensurate with experience) with excellent benefits. Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s preferred. Proven aptitude with MS Office and fundraising software (e.g., Results Plus). Equal opportunity employer. Start date: early summer 2005. To apply, send: cover letter, resume, contact info for 3 references, 1-2 pg. writing sample, and salary requirements to jlindsay@cnvs.org or by mail to: CNVS, 6930 Carroll Avenue, Suite 506, Takoma Park, MD 20912. No phone calls please. Web site: www.cnvs.org


DIRECTOR

DIRECTOR OF WORSHIP wanted St. Mary Catholic Church, Evansville, Indiana. Full-time position in a vibrant, active parish with 465 families. The choir is well developed, and the Assembly active in Vatican II expression of Liturgy. Experience and education in liturgical theology, proficiency in vocal directing, organ, and piano required. Primary responsibilities include pastoral presence to parish, planning all parish liturgies, including music selection and accompaniment, collaborative working style, ability to organize volunteer liturgical ministers. Send resume by July 15, 2005 to Search Committee, 613 Cherry Street, Evansville, IN 47713. E-mail: barbaral@stmaryevansville.org See web site: www.stmaryevansville.org


DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AND WELFARE POLICY -- Catholic Charities USA is seeking a Director of Health and Welfare Policy. Catholic Charities USA is the National Member of Service Center for the agencies and staff of Catholic Charities nationwide. By providing our member agencies with valued services and by representing the concerns, needs and interests of members and people they serve, the National Member Service Center helps ensure that Catholic Charities agencies across the nation continue to be successful in their mission to serve people in need. This position will analyze projected effects of public policy and federal budget proposals on low income people and communities; develop public policy recommendations based on experience of Catholic Charities agencies and Catholic Social Teaching; communicate specific policy positions to Congress and the Administration to influence positive action on issues of concern to our membership; collaborate with other national organizations and coalitions to gain support for positions and issues of concern to member agencies; educate members regarding legislation and Catholic Charities USA’s position via newsletters, fax alerts, conference calls, etc.; train membership regarding legislative visits and testimony; develop and manage a children’s health project. The candidate must have graduated from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in a Political Science or other relevant field; master’s or law degree preferred. Salary requirements must be included. Catholic Charities USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Catholic Charities USA, 1731 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314. Fax: (703) 549-4198. E-mail: hr@catholiccharitiesusa.org No phone calls please.


DIRECTOR OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY Development Policy-Catholic Charities USA is seeking a Director of Housing and Community Development Policy. Catholic Charities USA is the National Member of Service Center for the agencies and staff of Catholic Charities nationwide. By providing our member agencies with valued services and by representing the concerns, needs and interests of members and people they serve, the National Member Service Center helps ensure that Catholic Charities agencies across the nation continue to be successful in their mission to serve people in need. This position will analyze projected effects of public policy and federal budget proposals on low income people and communities; develop public policy recommendations based on experience of Catholic Charities agencies and Catholic Social Teaching; communicate specific policy positions to Congress and the Administration to influence positive action on issues of concern to our membership; collaborate with other national organizations and coalitions to gain support for positions and issues of concern to member agencies; educate members regarding legislation and Catholic Charities USA’s position via newsletters, fax alerts, conference calls, etc.; train membership regarding legislative visits and testimony. The candidate must have graduated from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in a Political Science or other relevant field; master’s or law degree preferred. Salary requirements must be included. Catholic Charities USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Catholic Charities USA, 1731 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314. Fax: (703) 549-4198. E-mail: hr@catholiccharitiesusa.org No phone calls please.


EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

MAINE COUNCIL OF CHURCHES EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR -- Our partnership of Protestant and Roman Catholic communities, seeks an Executive Director to lead the organization in its mission to build a compassionate, just, and sustainable society. Candidate expected to demonstrate competence in written, verbal, and electronic communication, staff supervision, experience working with diverse faith-based, community, and governmental organizations, and success in development and fundraising. Equal opportunity employer. Application deadline is July 30, 2005. Application packets may be obtained from The Maine Council of Churches, 19 Pleasant Ave., Portland, ME 04103.


FORMATION

DIRECTOR OF FAITH FORMATION at Church of the Holy Redeemer, Marshall, MN, a parish of 5,000. Full time position available July 1, 2005. Responsibilities: coordination of Faith Formation K-8 programs including first reconciliation and first Eucharist; collaboration on established intergenerational faith formation program; overseeing baptism and marriage preparation programs; possible involvement in RCIA. Qualifications: degree in theology, education or related field. Experience desired. Application deadline: June 15. Send inquiries or resumes to: Holy Redeemer Church, c/o Leo, 503 W Lyon, Marshall, MN 56258. E-mail: llanger@holy-redeemer.com


ADULT FORMATION and RCIA Coordinator -- Vibrant, 4,000 household parish in suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio seeks full-time Adult Formation/RCIA Coordinator. This creative and innovative person would be responsible for further development of programs of formational experiences for everyone the parish has reached out to and found who desires to grow in the Catholic faith. This would include catechumens, candidates, angry Catholics, returning Catholics and adults who want to relearn their faith. Minimum Master’s Degree in Theology or equivalent experience required. Send resume and cover letter to: Good Shepherd Church, Attention: Pastor, 8815 East Kemper Road, Cincinnati, OH 45249. Web site: www.good-shepherd.org


HISPANIC MINISTRY

DIOCESAN DIRECTOR of Hispanic Ministry -- The Diocese of Beaumont announces the opening of this full-time position with benefits. Viable candidates will possess the following qualifications: Active Catholic in good standing; fluency in English and Spanish -- verbal, reading, writing; B.A. or Master’s Degree in Hispanic Studies or Theology or Religious Education or the substantial equivalent in professional training and experience; certification in Hispanic Ministry with five years experience in Hispanic ministry at the parish or diocesan level; three years of pastoral administrative and supervisory responsibilities with good administrative, organizational, supervisory, and financial management skills; basic understanding of computer word processing. Send letter of interest, resume, and salary requirements by June 17, 2005, to: Fr. Michael A. Jamail, V.G., Diocese of Beaumont, PO Box 3948, Beaumont, TX 77704-3948.


HISPANIC PASTORAL MINISTRY -- Position promotes and develops parish services for Hispanic community throughout the Green Bay Diocese. Areas of involvement include pastoral care, worship, catechesis and leadership training programs, support for Migrant Ministries, Hispanic lay movements and coordinating the Hispanic Parish Ministers Forums and Committees. Ideal candidate has a Master’s degree or equivalent in Pastoral Ministry, Theology or related field and a minimum of three years experience. The candidate must be bi-lingual in English and Spanish. If interested, please send resume to Cathy Larson, Director of Human Resources, PO Box 23825, Green Bay, WI 54305-3825 or e-mail resume to: Humanresources@gbdioc.org


LITURGY/MUSIC MINISTRY

FULL-TIME DIRECTOR of Liturgy and Music for a 4000-plus family parish. Responsibilities: coordinate all music celebrations, direct choirs, train cantors, resource for music ministries and worship; primary organist daily/weekend masses, funerals, weddings. Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred; excellent organ/keyboard skills, familiarity with variety of music; strong vocal/choral directing skills required, diverse music repertoire, familiarity in MIDI, computer skills. Allen 4 manual pipe/digital combination organ, MIDI compatible. Excellent salary/benefits commensurate with experience. Send resume and references to: Director of Music and Liturgy Search Team, St. Andrew Catholic Church, 1400 Inglewood, Rochester, MI 48307. Phone: (248) 651-7486. Fax: (248) 651-3950. E-mail: TFS@standrewchurch.org


DIRECTOR OF LITURGY AND RCIA -- Large, vibrant parish serving Michigan State University is seeking a full-time Director of Liturgy and RCIA as part of a campus ministry pastoral team starting July 1. MA preferred. Contact: Search Committee, St. John Student Parish, 327 M.A.C. Ave., East Lansing, MI 48823. Phone: (517) 337-9978 for application packet.


MISSIONER

LAY MISSIONARIES -- Lay Mission-Helpers Association seeking teachers, nurses, administrators, computer techs, and so forth. To serve overseas missions for three years. Airfare, monthly stipend, medical insurance provided. E-mail: info@laymissionhelpers.org Apply online at web site: www.laymissionhelpers.org


PASTORAL CARE MINISTRY

DIRECTOR, PASTORAL CARE, Long Term Care, multiple locations available -- Trinity Continuing Care Services (TCCS), a member organization of Trinity Health, has positions available for a Director, Pastoral Care. At TCCS, our cultural transformation continues to excel through the integration and application of the EDEN Alternative Principles. TCCS communities include 12 long-term care, two continuing care retirement communities, eight senior housing communities, seven HUD senior apartment communities, and four-assisted living residence. TCCS provides competitive compensation and benefits that complements this opportunity for personal growth and professional advancement. OVERVIEW: Director, Pastoral Care will provide spiritual leadership to residents, families and employees in the facility; this person will serve as the spiritual leader in each facility and represent the facility as the pastoral presence in the community; ideal candidates must possess and demonstrate personal presence that is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission, vision, goals and values of Trinity Health. EDUCATION: Minimum Education/Experience Preferred; Bachelors Degree, satisfactory completion of at least three units of clinical pastoral education at ACPE or USCB approved centers or at least five years experience either acute, sub-acute, long-term or hospice settings. Please send your resume, salary requirements and desired location of employment to: mccjobs@trinity-health.org Web site: www.trinityccs.org No phone calls please.


PRINCIPAL

PRINCIPAL -- The David School, David, Kentucky (www.davidschool.org) is seeking a Principal for the 2005/2006 school year. The David School is a small, co-ed, non-traditional private school founded on Catholic Social Teachings. The school provides a tuition-free academic and vocational program to economically disadvantaged youth seeking a renewed opportunity for education. Applicants should be a practicing Christian with a commitment to serving the underprivileged youth. They must hold a master’s degree in education administration; have at least 3 years teaching and administration experience, leadership ability and collaborative skills. Candidates should send cover letter, resume and contact information of 3 professional references by June 30, 2005 to: Executive Director, The David School, PO Box 1, David, KY 41616.


PROGRAM OFFICER

PROGRAM OFFICER II/PARTNERSHIP-D 05 047, Philadelphia Catholic Relief Services (CRS), the overseas relief and development agency of the Catholic community of the United States is seeking a Program Officer II/Partnership. This professional is responsible for outreach and development of relationships between CRS and other Catholic institutions in the Northeast Region in order to advance the agency’s vision of global solidarity with the poor and their mission as Catholic institutions. The Northeast Region includes Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Qualifications: Master’s degree, five years of institutional relations related work and project/budget management experience, extensive knowledge of the Catholic Church and Catholic Social Teaching and ability to travel. Equal opportunity employer. To learn more about the specific duties and qualifications and to apply on-line, please visit our web site at www.catholicrelief.org. In your cover letter, please include Requisition Number D 05 047, Source Code NCR and salary expectations.


RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

ST. AGNES CATHEDRAL, an enthusiastic parish of 1300 families in the beautiful foothills of the Ozarks, is seeking full time Director of Religious Education to oversee a well-established program with trained and dedicated catechists. Responsible for overseeing catechumenate, adult and children’s faith formation programs including Parish School of Religion, and sacrament preparation. Applicant must be practicing Roman Catholic in good standing, able to do adult education and to communicate through public speaking and writing, have strong organizational and managerial skills, and work with the parish staff. The position requires a Master’s degree in Religious Education, Theology or related field, and experience in catechetics. For further information or to request an application packet, please contact Fr. Mike McDevitt, Pastor, St. Agnes Cathedral, 533 S Jefferson Ave, Springfield, MO 65806. Phone: (417) 831-3565.


RELIGIOUS EDUCATION COORDINATOR -- Vibrant, 4,000 household parish in suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio seeks full-time Coordinator of K-6 Religious Education Program. This imaginative and resourceful person would be responsible for parishís current evening Religious Education Program. They should possess an understanding of the educational and liturgical needs of children and willingness to explore other formational alternatives such as family religious education and concentrated summer program. Minimum Bachelorís Degree in Theology or Education or equivalent experience required. Send resume and cover letter to: Good Shepherd Church, Attention: Pastor, 8815 East Kemper Road, Cincinnati, OH 45249. www.good-shepherd.org


RETREAT DIRECTOR

DIRECTOR OF RETREAT MINISTRY and Leadership Development Programming-The Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry of the Archdiocese of Seattle has an opening for Director of Retreat Ministry and Leadership Development Programming. Minimum qualifications include: 3 yrs exp in parish young adult ministry or faith formation; exp planning and implementing retreat programs; excellent organizational and leadership skills; excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to collaborate with individuals and groups of diverse backgrounds; and active member of a Roman Catholic parish/faith community. Preferred qualifications include the ability to speak and write in Spanish. Competitive salary and excellent benefit package. Please call (206) 382-2070 or check our web site at www.seattlearch.org/jobs and click on “Chancery Jobs” for more information and an application packet.


SUPERINTENDENT

SUPERINTENDENT -- Diocese of Metuchen, Catholic community of more than 500,000 people throughout Middlesex, Somerset, Hunterdon, and Warren counties in New Jersey, presently seeking creative, experienced Superintendent of Schools to generate innovative Catholic School vision and achieve goals in dynamic and supportive system for 16,000 students (K-12) and 50 schools. Responsibilities: spiritual leadership, academic supervision, advocate spiritual and academic development program that supports vision and mission of the Catholic church, and promotes a safe and stable learning environment for students. Ideal candidate: practicing Roman Catholic with EdD or MA/MS in education and/or school administration, preferably with 8 or more years’ administrative experience in Catholic school environment. Experience as central office administrator and principal preferred. Possess in-depth knowledge of educational programs and methods that foster Catholic environment and provide quality religious education and academic programs. Experienced in strategic planning for student enrollment/growth and programs supporting staff development. Competitive base salary and comprehensive benefits program. Send resume and salary requirements: Director, Office of Human Resources, Diocese of Metuchen, PO Box 19, Metuchen, NJ 08840-0191 or e-mail: personnel@diometuchen.org


TEACHING POSITIONS

ST. TERESA’S ACADEMY -- Private single-sex secondary school seeking full-time teacher in theology/campus ministry. Send resume to: Academic Principal, 5600 Main, Kansas City, MO 64113. Web site: www.stteresasacademy.org


MOUNT SAINT AGNES ACADEMY, Hamilton, Bermuda-Teacher vacancies exist as follows for September, 2005. (Salary Range: $59,365 - $78,120) SPANISH TEACHER GRADES 9 - 12: This position requires the teaching of Spanish from the first level through ACH and/or AP level. The successful applicant must be recently trained in modern language methodology and have recent, relevant experience. The ability to offer another subject, particularly math or English grammar and Literature, will be an asset. Preference will be given to those applicants possessing a Master’s Degree. The position includes homeroom responsibilities with record keeping and participation in extracurricular activities. PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHERS: (K- 12): A suitably qualified teacher with experience at all levels is required. The positions include the teaching of physical education from kindergarten through grade 12 and Health for grades 7 - 9 (12 - 15 year olds). This position also involves the coordination of sporting events, the coaching of team sports, the maintenance and inventory of equipment and supplies. COMPUTER TEACHER: Grades K - 12 - This position will include the teaching of computer literacy, internet, multimedia technology, web design, desktop publishing, and home design (CAD). Expertise in the ICDL program and the BTEC initiative and the ability to assist with staff development in the areas of technology will be required. The successful applicant will expected to assist the classroom and subject teachers with The integration of technology into all areas of the curriculum. Only applicants with Experience in both platforms (Windows, 2000, XP, and Mac OS 9 and OS 10) and Ethernet networks need apply. In addition the position may include homeroom. Responsibilities with record keeping and involvement in extracurricular activities. For all positions preference will be given to informed, practicing Roman Catholics able and willing to contribute to the spiritual development of the students and to the total Faith Community of the school as well as involvement in extracurricular activities. Recent, relevant experience is required. Interested, qualified persons should send resumes and other pertinent information by e-mail to sisterj@msa.bm or FedEx to Sister Judith Marie Rollo, Mount Saint Agnes Academy, 19 Dundonald Street, Hamilton, Bermuda HM09.


ADULT LITERACY - GED TEACHER, Okolona, MS-EXCEL, Inc. (a Community Based Non-Profit agency) is seeking a full time teacher for ABE/GED. Participants include adults and high school age students. Teacher certification required. Send resume to: S. Liz Brown, CSJ, 230 W. Main Street Okolona, MS 38860. E-mail: excelcmn@bellsouth.net


TEACHING POSITIONS -- St. Labre Indian Catholic School offers a unique opportunity for service to the Northern Cheyenne and Crow Peoples. We have openings for: (1) HS English and (1) HS Religion teachers. St. Labre is located on a beautiful campus in southeastern Montana. We provide excellent salary and benefits. Contact: Dr. Russ Alexander at (406) 784-4560 or e-mail: ralexander@stlabre.org


SYSTEMATICS THEOLOGY PROFESSOR. Washington Theological Union, a Roman Catholic graduate school of theology and ministry, announces a full-time faculty position in the field of systematic theology beginning Fall 2006. Applicant should be someone well versed in the Roman Catholic tradition, possess a doctorate in systematic or historical theology and be able to teach graduate courses in foundational theology and Christian anthropology to graduate students preparing for ordained and lay ministry. Preference given to applicants with demonstrated excellence in teaching; rank and duration of appointment are open. Application deadline: September 15, 2005. Send a letter of application and curriculum vitae to: Dean’s Office, Washington Theological Union, 6896 Laurel Street NW, Washington, DC 20012. Phone: (202) 541-5219. Web site: www.wtu.edu


YOUTH MINISTRY

COORDINATOR FOR YOUTH and Young Adult Ministries-Saint Pius X Catholic Church, Greensboro, NC. Vibrant parish in central North Carolina of 1,150 families seeks leader to work with middle school high school and young adults on a full-time basis. Greensboro is 45 minutes from Durham, an hour from Raleigh and Chapel Hill, and one and a half hours from Charlotte. Must be willing to work as a team member with pastoral staff and students into groups and activities. Degree in pastoral ministry or related field preferred. Experience and a mature faith are essential. Job includes good benefit package. Salary dependent on experience and degree. For consideration, send resume and references to: Saint Pius X Catholic Church, Youth minister Search Committee, 2210 North Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27408. Phone: (336) 272-4681.


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