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Last updated 6/4//2014



Room Available for August 1st

Room available for rent beginning August 1st (negotiable as needed) in a cute three-bedroom, one-bath home.  House is located in St. Louis Park in a quiet neighborhood just 5 minutes from 394 and close to a pretty pond with walking trails, a nature center, Holy Family Catholic Church, and the West End.  Other two roommates are Catholic, young professional women.  Rent is $500/month plus utilities; 12-month lease. 

Interested women can contact Karen at or (612) 810-2507. 

Posted July 17, 2014 

Fourth Female Roommate Wanted

Three girls - one student and two recent graduates - are looking for a fourth female roommate to share a house one block from campus starting September 1st. 

For more information, please contact Marisa ( 

Posted July 10, 2014

Roommate Wanted for House by St. Thomas

I am a transfer student who will be doing Catholic Studies as a junior this fall.  I am looking for several female roommates who I could share an apartment/house within walking distance to St. Thomas.  I would love to be able to pay as cheap rent as possible, hopefully under $400, but I am flexible.  I would love to hear from you!

Isable Brown []

Posted July 10, 2014

Roommate Wanted for Northeast Minneapolis Apartment

Two recent graduates are looking for a third female roommate to share an apartment in Northeast Minneapolis/St. Anthony starting September 1st.  For more information, please contact

Posted July 1, 2014

Apartment on Grand and Hamline

A beautiful, one-bedroom apartment, located at Grand and Hamline Aves., is available on September 1 for rent. The price is $860/month, and is managed by At Home Apartments. For more information, contact Hannah at

Posted June 4, 2014

Parish Apartment For Rent

The Church of St. Peter in North St. Paul has an upstairs apartment available for rent in an old convent on the parish property. It has four small bedrooms, one bath, a small living room/dining room, and kitchen. Rent is $900 including utilities. Parish has 24-hour adoration on site.

Contact Tricia Hengemuhle for more information at 651-777-8304 or

Posted May 15, 2014

Catholic Women's House Openings

The Women’s Houses have one year-round spot and one Spring-only spot for the 2014-15 school year. The application can be found on the Habiger Institute for Catholic Leadership website: 

The application should be delivered to Laura Stierman (Sitzmann Hall). Kristen Grant is the chaplain. The rent for our fully-furnished houses is set by the University and is billed directly to your student account, per semester. It is a little less than a double room in Dowling. The rate this year was $2,798 per semester but we have not yet gotten the rate for the next year. No year-round lease is required: ‘move-in’ is in late-August/early-September and ‘move-out’ is late May after graduation. Included in the rent are most utilities (no internet service or a landline), a J-term option (no extra rent) and a parking permit. Contact Laura Stierman ( with any further questions you may have.

Posted April 22, 2014



Basilica of Saint Mary Marketing & Communications Internship

Purpose of the Position: To assit The Basilica of Saint Mary Marketing & Communications Department with various projects. 

Scope of the Position: Support the mission, vision, and values of The Basilica of Saint Mary while performing job duties.  Reports to the Director of Marketing & Communications and is responsible for the following duties:

·         Maintain/update The Basilica’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, and blogs

·         Layout of our Weekly Newsletter in Microsoft Publisher

·         Take photos at Basilica events

·         Format and write copy for eblasts to Basilica parishioners

·         Writing projects in Microsoft Word, including writing for print and the web, namely press releases and media alerts

·         Distributing press releases to local media and conducting follow-up

·         Supporting the Director of Marketing & Communications on-site at large events where media is present

·         Miscellaneous administrative tasks, as needed

Qualifications: As a "Traditional Church with a Modern Message," a high level of comfort with the mission of The Basilica is vital.  Must have a demonstrated commitment to working in a collaborative environment.  Required:

·         Current college student with relevant coursework in marketing, communications, public relations, journalism or English

·         Strong written and oral communication skills

·         Experience using social media

·         Ability to meet deadlines and work independently when necessary

·         Reliability and adherence to a routine work schedule to be mutually agreed upon

·         Able to work approximately 8-10 hours per week

·         Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word and Publisher (training can be provided in Publisher)

·         Possess the ability to recognize and maintain confidentiality


Please send resume with cover letter ASAP to


Posted July 24, 2014



Position Openings at Ave Maria Academy

Pre-K Aide: 25 hours per week, 8:00am - 1:00pm
Kindergarten Aide: 25 hours per week, 8:00am - 1:00pm
First Grade Aide: 25 hours per week, 8:00am - 1:00pm
Extended Care: 7.5 hours per week, 6:30am - 8:00am
Extended Care: 12.5 hours per week, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Extended Care: 12.5 hours per week, 3:30pm - 6:00pm

If interested in applying, a resume and cover letter can be sent to

Posted July 15, 2014

Youth Ministry at St. John the Baptist

A part-time Coordinator of Youth Ministry position is open at St. John the Baptist in Excelsior, MN. 

For more information: Posted 6/14/2014

Faith Formation Coordinator Middle/High School opening
Director of Faith Formation opening

St. Alphonsus Catholic Church is a Redemptorist Community location in Brooklyn Park. Two positions are open:

Faith Formation Coordinator for Middle School and High School students, including Confirmation preparation and Youth Ministry. The ideal candidate will have a B.A. in theology or Catholic Studies, and have worked in parish religious education. For more information, go to

Director of Faith Formation to provide direction and supervision for all Faith Formation programs, Preschool-Confirmation. See the parish website for a more detailed job description.

To apply for a position, send resume, cover letter, and 2 or 3 letters of reference to Greg Hereford, Parish Administrator, St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 7025 Halifax

Ave. N., Brooklyn Center, MN  55429-1375, or email him at

Posted June 12, 2014

Holy Family Area Director of Faith Formation

The Area Director of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry for the Holy Family Area Catholic Community shall report to the Pastor.  This is a full-time exempt position and includes benefits.  It will average 40 hours per week, more during the school year while less in the summer.  This position will work closely with the Pastor, Area Pastoral Minister, Area Business Manager, and Area Secretary.

For more information:  Posted June 14, 2014

Middle School History Teacher

The Middle School History position is available at St. Croix Catholic School.  The History teacher should be one who is passionate for history in general and seeks to lead students to see how God has chosen to work with the human race through our nation's history, of the world and how his Church has played its own role in this same history. 

For more information, please contact Sr. Mary Juliana, O.P., Principal, at

Posted June 14, 2014

Adminstrative Assistant at Gianna Homes

Gianna Homes - a small, Catholic memory care facility in Minnetonka, MN - is in search of an intern/administrative assistant for 20 hours a week at $8.50/hour.  The job requires self-motivation, a lot of independent work, and flexibility.  Clerical experience desired.

For more information, please contact Mary-Catherine Schmidt at

Posted June 14, 2014

Full-time High School Religion Teacher

Assumption Catholic School is seeking applicants to teach courses in Catholic doctrine, morality, vocation, and Scripture in grades 9-12. The ideal candidate will have a teaching license, bachelor's degree in theology, and some teaching experience or other background in education. An advanced degree or other graduate course work is welcome. Candidate must be a practicing Catholic.

If interested, call Paul Klinkhammer at 715-422-1913 or email Desired start date: August 20, 2014.

Posted June 5, 2014

Area Director of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry

Fr. Paul Timmerman, pastor of Holy Family Area Catholic Community, is looking for an area director to develop and manage the Faith Formation Program and Youth Ministry for the Holy Family Catholic Community. a director of religious education and is interested in anyone who has graduated from Catholic Studies. Someone who is skilled in youth ministry would have an advantage. For more details, contact Fr. Paul Timmerman,, or call 320-269-5954 (office), 320-269-8623 (rectory). Fr. Timmerman is pastor of Church of St. Andrew in Granite Falls, St. Clara in Clara City, and Church of St. Joseph in Montevideo.

Posted June 5, 2014

New Ulm Teachers and Principal

New Ulm Area Catholic Schools (NUACS) is currently looking for teachers and a high school principal.  If you or anyone you know would be interested in these positions, we highly encourage you to apply!

High School Math Teacher
High School Science Teacher
High School English Teacher
High School Principal
Music Teacher (Pre-K - Grade 4)

For more details, visit

Our sisters (Handmaids of the Heart of Jesus) teach religion in the high school, and there is also a NET School Team that serves full time at our school all year.  The Lord is doing great things in our school community and we hope you can be a part of this great work!

Posted June 4, 2014

Part-Time AMI Assistant

Seton Montessori School (SMS), founded in 2013, provides an innovative learning environment, combining the child-centered Montessori method of teaching and a strong Catholic foundation, in a fully integrated program.  Located in West St. Paul, the school currently serves children ages three to six years old.  The school has experienced tremendous growth in the last two years and is undergoing AMI Accreditation for the 2014-2015 school year.

SMS is seeking a part-time AMI Assistant for the 2014-2015 school year.  To apply, please email cover letter and resume with 3 references, to Elizabeth at

Posted May 29, 2014

St. Hubert's needs teachers

Fr. Rolf Tollefson at St. Hubert's in Chanhassen, Minnesota, is looking for some good, solid, faith-filled teachers for the 2014/2015 school year. Contact Fr. Tollefson at 651-271-5209 or at

Posted May 28, 2014

Tutors Needed

Cardinal Scholars is an in-home and online tutoring service that gives exceptional tutors the chance to be matched with local students in need of additional academic support.

For more information about Cardinal Scholars, go to To apply, go to

Posted May 28, 2014

Director of Religious Education
Part-time Elementary School Principal/Part-time Teacher
Combined Grades 1 & 2 Teacher

St. Mary's Catholic Church in Tracy (in Southwestern Minnesota), has three positions open at this time. For more information, contact Fr. Robert Mraz, Church of St. Mary, 249 - 6th St., Tracy, MN  56175, phone 507-629-4075, or email

Posted May 21, 2014

or of Faith Formation at St. Joachim Parish, Plainview, MN

St. Joachim Catholic Church seeks a Director of Faith Formation for 300 public/home school students (grades 1-10). The parish has 600 families in a rural town near urban Rochester, MN. The candidate for this full-time position will be a practicing Catholic with at least a Bachelor's degree in Theology, Pastoral Ministry or Religious Education, and appropriate experience in the same areas.

Send a cover letter, resume and references by May 30, 2014 to Rev. William M. Becker, Pastor, St. Joachim Church, 900 W. Broadway, Plainview, MN  55964, or Position description and more online at

Posted May 21, 2014

Holy Spirit Academy Looking for Teachers

Holy Spirit Academy is a classical, independent, high school (9-12), loyal to the Magisterium of the Roman Catholic Church located in Monticello, MN. The Academy is seeking competent, enthusiastic, and motivated faculty as it begins its inaugural year this fall (August 2014).
Teaching positions are available in the following areas:
The Arts
For more information

Posted May 6, 2014

Regis High School looking for a Religious Education Teacher

Regis Catholic Schools, located in Eau Claire, WI, is currently accepting applications for a full-time Religion teacher at Regis High School.  The position will begin August 26, 2014.

A degree in theology, Catholic Studies, or related subject, must be a practicing Catholic, and will need to attain Diocesan teacher certification upon hire. Teach religion (subject areas may include Doctrine, Sacraments, Church History and Morality), assisting the Chaplain with Campus Ministry and student retreat activities. Apply online at the WECAN website:, or mail cover letter, resume and references to: Howard Ludwigson, Regis High School, 2100 Fenwick Ave., Eau Claire, WI 54701.
Posted May 6, 2014

Junior High Language Arts Teacher at Holy Family Academy

We are seeing a Junior High Language Arts Teacher to play a key role in the final formation of our students prior to entering high school.  Their duties will include teaching all components of reading, writing, speaking, and literature to students in grades 6, 7, 8.  They will also serve as an important component of our junior high teaching team, whose mission it is to educate and form the whole child in faith, virtue, and intellect.

Applicants must:

- be an enthusiastic and creative licensed teacher with a minimum of three years experience teaching reading, writing, literature, and speaking to either middle school or high school age students.
- be an active, practicing Catholic committed to joyfully witnessing the faith to young people.
- have a basic understanding of, or experience with, Classical Education and teaching students in the Logic and Rhetoric stages of development.
- have excellent speaking and writing skills and have the same high expectations of students.

Please email resume, cover letter, and references to Ann Coone, Principal: For more infromation.

Posted April 25, 2014


Nanny position available starting July 2014 for 3 month old baby, Monday-Wednesday. Home is in West St. Paul. For details contact Kelly Webster,

Posted April 8, 2014



Faith Formation at St. Mark

Faith formation at the Church of St. Mark in St. Paul is currently looking for volunteer catechists and assistants for the 2014-2015 school year (Wednesday evenings from September 24-May 6).  We need enthusiastic teachers for 2nd grade First Communion preparation as well as for our 3rd and 5th grade classes.

St. Mark's is also building a core group of catechists for the smallest members of our parish.  Catechesis of the Good Shepherd for ages 3-5 will begin this fall during the 9am Sunday Mass.  Based on the Montessori model for teaching and learning, CGS is rooted in Scripture, liturgy, and respect for the child's rich relationship with God.  We need both full and part-time teachers, and formation with Catechesis of the Good Shepherd will be provided to those interested.  

Please contact Cara Stuchlik for more detailed information ( or (651) 645-5717.  

Posted July 15, 2014 

Hospice Volunteers

Volunteers needed at Hospice Advantage.There are many ways of getting involved to make a difference in a patient's life. Volunteers will complete an orientation and training that will help prepare them to effectively communicate with patients and families and learn the medical aspects of hospice. For more information about how to become a volunteer visit their website at or contact them by phone at 952-898-1022 or (800) 836-7670.

Updated July 17, 2013





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