Catholic Studies Bulletin
People often call to tell us about job openings, apartments for rent, roommates needed, and events in the community. You can find all of this information in the Bulletin, which is updated as new information is submitted.
If you wish to place an ad in the Bulletin, send an email to the Center for Catholic Studies, firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 651-962-5700.
Executive Assistant Position - Temporary, Full-Time
Saint Agnes School is now accepting applications for a full-time Executive Assistant position to cover a maternity leave. This position would start in early December and would last approximately 12 weeks.
The position’s duties primarily include providing efficient and professional administrative support to the headmaster and managing the headmaster’s office, calendar, mail, and emails. Associate's degree required as minimum, preferred university/college degree. Applicant must be able to work independently and discretely, with strong organizational, planning, and computer skills. Practicing Catholic preferred but not required. Please email cover letter, resume, 3 references, and a copy of licensure (if applicable) to Dr. Kevin Ferdinandt, Headmaster, c/o Blair Saiz, at email@example.com (Subject: Executive Assisant Position).
Posted September 13, 2018
Babysitter in Edina
Catholic family in Edina / SW Minneapolis area looking for help babysitting and driving kids to activities after school (as well as babysitting on weekends on an ad hoc basis). Will be able to use family vehicle, or can use their own. If interested, please email Bill Faulkner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted September 10, 2018
Babysitter/Childcare Assistance in Coon Rapids
Family in Coon Rapids (30 minutes North of UST – close to St. Stephen’s and Epiphany) seeks experienced PT childcare assistance/teammate for stay-at-home mom of six, including newborn twins. Position is Tuesday-Friday, 8am to 3pm, from September-December. Room and board also available, with separate living space in finished basement and potential for extended stay. Person must be responsible, energetic, and a good communicator. If interested, please email Mia at: email@example.com.
Posted September 10, 2018
After School Care Aide - Part Time
St. Agnes School is seeking a part-time care aide to assist in watching grade school children after school the school day ends. Needed just Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Pay is $22.50 per hour, or roughly $400-450 for one semester. St. Agnes is located less than 15 minutes from campus, at 530 LaFond Avenue, St. Paul. Candidate can choose to work one semester or for the whole year; working one or both days is possible as well. Contact Michael Adkins at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Posted September 6, 2018
Director of Music and Pastoral Ministries - Full-Time Position
Sacred Heart Catholic Church, a parish of 1000 families in Owatonna, Minnesota, is seeking a Director of Music & Pastoral Ministries. Preferred qualifications: a bachelor’s degree in music, liturgy, theology, or a related field, or significant experience in a similar role. Experience in planning, organizing, and coordinating music, liturgy, pastoral outreach, and events required, including managing volunteers, leading music, and ministry responsibilities. Candidate should be proficient in piano/organ and a Roman Catholic in good standing. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred. Interested candidates should send resume with cover letter to: email@example.com.
Posted September 4, 2018
Catholic Schools Center for Excellence Intern
The Catholic Schools Center for Excellence is seeking a Communications Intern. Preferred qualifications: coursework or degree in communications, public relations, marketing, journalism, Catholic Studies, or related field. Responsibilities include: graphic design, writing, assisting with event-drive communications, potential videography, and other miscellaneous tasks. To learn more, visit cscoe-mn.org. To apply, please send one writing sample of 600 words or fewer and a statement of why you are interested in the internship to Melissa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted August 30, 2018
Freelance Writer - Catholic Schools Center for Excellence
The Catholic Schools Center for Excellence is seeking Freelance Writers to contribute to the CSCOE magazine. Preferred qualifications: coursework or degree in communications, English, journalism, Catholic Studies, or related field, and/or experience in writing for publications. Articles are assigned to Freelance Writers by the Magazine Project Manager. Writers are expected to conduct any necessary interviews, have excellent writing abilities, and meet deadlines. To learn more about CSCOE or to read the magazine, visit cscoe-mn.org. To apply, please send two writing samples of 700 words or fewer and a statement of why you are interested in writing for CSCOE Magazine to Melissa at email@example.com.
Posted August 30, 2018
Sunday Preschool Catechists and Wednesday Helpers Needed
The Church of St Mark (just blocks from St Thomas) would love you to come share your excitement and knowledge of the Faith with Preschool and Elementary students. We especially need Sunday teachers for Liturgy of the Word for Preschoolers (25-30 min.) during 9am and 11am Masses (rotating monthly schedule with other teachers), and weekly helpers to assist with Wednesday Faith Formation and Sacraments classes (6:15-7:45pm).
Email Faith Formation Coordinator Katy Wehr for more information. God bless!
Posted August 9, 2018
Full-Time 6-8 Language Arts/Humanities Teacher, St. Jerome Middle School, Maplewood
This teacher will love the written and spoken word and find pleasure in guiding our students in a classical Catholic model of learning. Our MS Language Arts teacher teaches grammar, writing and vocabulary to our grade 6-8 students and is the Humanities (literature, religion, and history) teacher for our 6th grade. For detailed information and application instructions, go to http://careers.archspm.org/jobs/6-8-language-artshumanities-teacher.
Posted August 8, 2018
Provides support to the Director of Latino Ministry and a welcoming presence to the Latino Community of the Catholic Church of St. Stephen. Interested candidates should contact Deacon Ramón García at firstname.lastname@example.org or 763-421-2471; or contact Fr. Matthew Quail at email@example.com or 763-712-7421.
Posted August 7, 2018
Faith Formation Coordinator
We are now taking resumes for the open position of Faith Formation Coordinator, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Hastings, MN. For more information, please see posting on the Archdiocesan website: http://careers.archspm.org/ listed under Faith Formation.
Posted July 25, 2018
.75 Marketing and Communications Assistant at St. Paul Seminary
This position is a term appointment including all marketing and communications activities; management of social media platforms, websites, and email marketing campaigns; development and execution of print and online advertising. For more details, see full job description: .75 Marketing Seminary If interested, please contact Nancy Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted July 24, 2018
Job description: Starting August 14th, my husband and I need a part-time babysitter for our baby girl, Madeleine Marie. She is currently 3 months old. We live in Lowertown, St. Paul about 12 minutes from St. Thomas’ main campus. We anticipate needing a sitter for 2-8 days/month and would need some flexibility due to my varying schedule as a nurse. The hours we need covered will typically be either from about 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. or from 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Strong preference for a sitter who has own transportation & is able watch her at our apartment, but may be open to discussion about this. Willing to pay $10/hour, also may be open to discussion. If interested, please email email@example.com or call (612) 584-8230 for details! Email is preferred if possible.
Posted July 16, 2018
Director of Discipleship and Faith Formatoin
Now hiring for a Director of Discipleship and Faith Formation at St. Hubert Catholic Church and School!
Job description: To plan, coordinate, assist, and manage the Faith Formation staff in the execution of all conversion, catechetical, and evangelistic programming (Family, Adult, Young Adult, College, Youth, Child).
- A Bachelor's or Master's degree in Theology or related area is preferred
- Knowledgeable and experienced in faith formation and the sacramental practices of the Catholic Church, Roman Catholic Ligurgy, traditions, and rituals
- Must take an oath of fidelity to the Magisterium of the Roman Catholic Church
Please send cover letter, resume, and three letters of recommendation to Fr. Rolf Tollefson, Pastor, St. Hubert Catholic Community at firstname.lastname@example.org by July 22, 2018.
Posted July 10, 2018
Full-Time Youth Minister Position
Come be part of Annunciation’s vibrant parish community in the heart of southwest Minneapolis! Seeking full-time youth minister to form young missionary disciples of Jesus Christ. You will be working with a pastor and a staff that's all about evangelizing and making disciples. Link to position posting: http://careers.archspm.org/jobs/youth-minister-23
Posted July 10, 2018
Faculty Seeking Part-time Nanny
Jen Sanders (Theology Department) and her husband are looking for a part-time nanny for their infant son this fall. They need someone to watch their son in their home on Tuesdays and Thursdays while Dr. Sanders is teaching at UST. They live in Minneapolis (just east of Lake Bde Maka Ska – great for walks!). The start date is negotiable. Adding a third day of childcare is a possibility, but not a necessity. Dr. Sanders would be working from home that day while you watch the baby.When: Tues. & Th. 11:00am – 4:30pm, Fall 2018 (start date negotiable; possible to add a third day with flexible hours)
What: In-home childcare for a 12-month old
Where: Minneapolis (just east of Lake Bde Maka Ska – about a 20 minute drive from UST)
If interested, please contact Dr. Sanders at JKSanders84@gmail.com or 239-273-9864. If you e-mail or call, please also send a follow-up text message with your name and e-mail.
Posted July 2, 2018
Faith Formation Position
St. Bernard/Ascension Faith Formation Program in Cologne/Norwood Young America, MN, is seeking a Director of Faith Formation for Middle School/High School. Visit the job description at http://careers.archspm.org/ or contact Kara at email@example.com or 952-250-3620.
Posted June 28, 2018
St. Joseph’s Catholic School seeks Fifth Grade Teacher
St. Joseph’s Catholic School, West St. Paul is currently seeking a Catholic, passionate fifth grade teacher to join our school community for the 2018-2019 school year. Qualified candidates should be knowledgeable, creative, and dedicated to meeting the academic and spiritual formation needs of our students. St. Joseph’s School teachers work collaboratively with administration and faculty to provide authentic faith formation, challenging curriculum, and quality instruction. Our elementary school classrooms are self-contained with the primary instruction provided by the teachers in religion, literacy, reading, language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies/history. Students receive instruction in the areas of art, music, physical education, and Spanish from certified instructors. The use of technology by teachers and students is integrated into all academic areas.
- Be an actively practicing Catholic with desire to share Catholic faith with students
- Support student’s learning through engaging educational practices and quality assessments
- Demonstrate the ability to support the spiritual, intellectual, social, emotional and physical growth of each student
- Create a meaningful, functional, and inviting learning environment
- Utilize technology in the classroom for teaching and learning
- Demonstrate excellent speaking and writing skills
Please send a Letter of Interest, Resume, and three letters of reference to firstname.lastname@example.org or St. Joseph’s School, attn: Greg Wesely, Principal, 1138 Seminole Ave., West St. Paul, MN 55118.
Posted June 26, 2018
Full-time or Job-Share Nanny opening
Laura (Kolar) Andersen (CS '10) and her husband are looking for a nanny for their toddler and infant starting late July/early August. They need 7-8 hrs/day during business hours (can be flexible with start/end times) and are open to one person full-time or a couple people splitting the week. They live in the Loring Park neighborhood, an easy walk from the UST Minneapolis campus. Please contact Laura at email@example.com or 651-245-1757 if interested in learning more!
Posted June 26, 2018
Catholic Studies alums Erik and Maria Pedersen are looking for a weekday nanny for their 2-year-old at their home, which is within walking distance of the UST campus, starting in September. Please e-mail Maria at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested!
Posted June 22, 2018
Family seeking part-time Nanny
We are looking for a nanny to come to our home in the West 7th neighborhood to take care of 2 girls, ages 4 and 1. Preferred days and hours are Mondays 7:30-3:30, Wednesdays 7:30-3, and Fridays 7:30-3. Days are flexible but MWF preferred. Start date would be Monday, August 27. Please contact Sarah Slattery via email if interested or have questions, email@example.com.
Posted June 21, 2018
5th Grade Teacher at Ave Maria Academy
Ave Maria Academy is located in Maple Grove, MN. The position entails teaching all academic subjects with the exception of specialized disciplines. Strong skills in teaching reading and writing are required and an ability to incorporate and evaluate these skills in other disciplines. For more information, see www.avemariaacademy.org. Applicants interested in this position should send a cover letter, resume, and letters of recommendation to Melissa Posterick at firstname.lastname@example.org. The cover letter should indicate the applicant’s philosophy of education.
Posted June 20, 2018
Head of School position open at The Way of the Shepherd Catholic Montessori School
The Way of the Shepherd is the model for Catholic Montessori education in the Midwest. Founded in 1998 and located in the northern suburbs of the Twin Cities, the school’s unique learning environment combines a strong faith formation program with an authentic Montessori education. The Way of the Shepherd is an accredited nonprofit that serves over 100 students, ages 3 to 14 (preschool through 8th grade).The Head of School is entrusted by an independent Board of Directors to advance the mission and vision of The Way of the Shepherd Catholic Montessori School. As the face of the school, this role includes direction of day-to-day operations, management of teachers and staff, communication with parents, students and the community, as well as development of donor relationships.
Apply today at https://wayoftheshepherd.org/careers-at-wos/ or email@example.com.
Posted June 13, 2018
The Way of the Shepherd Catholic Montessori School, Elementary Assistant for Grades 1-3
The Way of the Shepherd Catholic Montessori School in Blaine, MN is seeking Catholic Montessori Elementary Assistant Teacher for its Lower Elementary classroom (ages 6-9 years) beginning August 2018. This classroom is a multi-age learning environment where the teacher (Guide) acts as a guide for children’s learning and the assistant supports the Guide.
Position Responsibilities include ensuring the safety and providing direct supervision of children ages 6-9 years, assisting the Guide in maintaining a community of respect in the classroom, observing the children as they work, preparing and cleaning the learning environment, and caring for classroom materials. Position hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 or 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM which include early childcare supervision, preparation time in the morning, recess supervision, and preparation time in the afternoon. Assistants also attend all school events and school meetings as required by Guides and Administration. Position runs from mid-August through early June.
All candidates must fill out an application online at The Way of the Shepherd Catholic Montessori School’s website (https://wayoftheshepherd.org/careers-at-wos/). Additionally, please upload or send application, resume and cover letter to:
Tricia Menzhuber, Head of School
The Way of the Shepherd Catholic Montessori School
13200 Central Ave NE, Blaine, MN 55434
Phone: 763-862-9110 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted June 4, 2018
Bloomington Family Seeks Nanny
We are looking for a nanny to begin this fall for our three children (4 yr. old with possible preschool drop off or pick up, 2 yr. old and newborn). Four days a week: Monday and Friday from approximately 10am-3pm; Tuesday and Thursday from approximately 8am - 12pm. Pay is competitive. We are both teachers, so we are looking for somebody interested in the school year schedule (no summers).
If interested, please contact Christine Dold, email@example.com.
Posted June 4, 2018
Catholic Youth Minister, Saint Andrew Catholic Church, Elk River, MN.
We are seeking a joyful, outgoing disciple to help establish small-group/relational youth ministry and support middle-and high-school faith formation activities in our growing parish. Must be a confirmed and practicing Catholic, pass a criminal background check and meet all other Safe Environment requirements of the Diocese of St. Cloud. Related degree and firsthand experience or training preferred. Learn more at www.saint-andrew.net/employment. Please submit your application materials no later than Friday, June 8, to Melissa Anderson, Parish Business Administrator, at Saint Andrew Catholic Church, 566 4th Street NW, Elk River, MN 55330 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Updated May 30, 2018
Part-Time Middle School Faith Formation/Young Adult Coordinator Wanted
The Faith Formation Ministry of St. Bartholomew in Wayzata is seeking a Sunday Preschool Coordinator for the 2018-2019 school year. The purpose of this position is to provide promotion, planning, organization, and volunteer teacher training and support to the Sunday Preschool program. The coordinator will receive guidance and support from the Director of Faith Formation. This is a part-time paid position.
If you are interested, please contact Andrew Allen, Director of Children & Adult Faith Formation at 952.473.6601, or email@example.com.
Visitation School has multiple job openings for a variety of positions, ranging from teaching to coaching. Follow the link to view them all.
Updated March 23, 2018
Part-Time Nanny Wanted
We are a young family living in Highland Park with four children, ages 2,4,6,8. We are looking for a part-time time nanny with a calm and happy positive disposition for the summer. The days are every other week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday) from 7:45-4:45pm. There is room for some flexibility with days. The position may also extend beyond the summer when the three eldest are in school. Email Vanessa Chevrier at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Updated March 16, 2018
Baby Sitter Wanted
We are looking for a regular babysitter, with past child care experience, for our 7-year old son. He has a big heart, loves to be outdoors, is energetic, and creative. We are located 2.5 miles from the University of St. Thomas. Pay is $13 an hour. Please contact Nicole at email@example.com
Updated March 12, 2018
Chesterton Academy (WI) Seeks Headmaster and Teachers
Chesterton Academy in Milwaukee is looking to hire a headmaster as well as teachers for its new and growing school. See the job descriptions for the Chesterton Academy (WI) Headmaster Position and Chesterton Academy (WI) Teaching Position for more information.
Updated March 9, 2018
Paid Student Ministry Internship Opportunities at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, Eagan, MN
The Catechism of the Catholic Church states: “The parish is the Eucharistic community and the heart of the liturgical life of Christian families; it is a privileged place for the catechesis of children and parents” (2226). It is precisely in this privileged place in our Lord’s vineyard that we in parish work are invited to help populate heaven by forming future saints through catechesis and discipleship.
St. John Neumann Catholic Church is located 20 minutes from the University of St. Thomas and is a large suburban parish of 4200 families. This vineyard is filled with many young people and I look forward to hiring 2-3 interns for the current 2018 spring semester and 3-4 interns for the 2018-2019 academic year. There is a possibility that the internships can include summer of 2018 as well.
The SJN Ministry Interns will witness in ministry settings to the middle and high school age youth while being mentored and gaining valuable experience in youth ministry, faith formation, sacramental preparation and the administrative responsibilities associated with them. The available paid internships are 8-12 hours per week.
If you are a practicing Catholic with a major or minor in Catholics Studies and would like to apply for either internships opportunities, email Nicole Bettini at Nicole.Bettini@SJN.org. Please include a 150-250 word statement expressing why you would like to be a SJN Ministry Intern. If you are interested in this opportunity do not wait!
Updated February 6, 2018
Catholic Family seeking Babysitter
The Bergeron Family, located in Sunfish Lake (20 minutes from St. Thomas), is looking for a babysitter for their four daughters. They are looking for babysitters on random days between 3p.m. and 11 p.m., they are willing to pay for drive time. Their daughters range from age 7 to 14. For more information or if you're interested email Christine Bergeron.
Updated January 23, 2018
Pax et Bonum
Young women ages 16-30 are invited to a day of reflection with the Franciscan Sisters of Dillingen. Saturday, October 20, 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. at St. Annes Guest Home in Grand Forks. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Sr. Cristina by October 10 at 701-746-9401 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted September 12, 2018
"Come and See" with the Handmaids of the Heart of Jesus
Spend a weekend with the Handmaids for the Heart of Jesus in New Ulm and find out what life is like in their joyful, spiritual order. For Catholic women ages 20-30. Weekends are October 19-21, December 14-16, and March 15-17. To register, contact email@example.com or call 507-766-4570.
Posted September 12, 2018
An Evening with Archbishop Hebda for Young Adults
"Newman on Tap" presents an evening of thought and discussion around Blessed John Henry Newman. On Tuesday, October 9 (his feast day), join us for 6:30pm Mass followed by light fare and cash bar. Dr. David Deavel will present "A True Antagonist for a Broken World: Faith in a Secular Age" before discussion with the Archbishop and Dr. Deavel and social time.
Located at the University Club of St. Paul, 420 Summit Ave. No charge but RSVP is required. RSVP by searching "Newman on Tap" at eventbrite.com
Posted August 21, 2018
Deacon Discernment Day
Join us for Deacon Discernment Day at the Saint Paul Seminary. Find out what Deacons are and how to become one. "We are where the Archbishop needs us. We are where the Church wants us. We are where Jesus is." Registration is required - you need only attend one of the two days. For men ages 25 and 59. If married, your wife is encouraged to attend as well.
Saturday, September 22 or Sunday, November 3, 2018. Register by email: Shellee Leif at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 651-962-6891.
Posted August 14, 2018
Faculty House for Rent Spring Semester
4-bedroom, 2-bathroom home available from mid-January to mid-August 2019 while homeowner, a UST Philosophy professor, is on sabbatical. Home is located 1.5 miles from the St. Paul campus, is fully furnished, and includes all utilities. View pictures here or contact Dr. Timothy Pawl at email@example.com if interested. Rent is $1800/month.
Posted August 23, 2018
Interested in living with a Catholic family? Karl and Renee Hendrickson (and their two cute kids) live in South St. Paul and have an open bedroom ready to rent to a faithful female. She would share a bathroom with one other female housemate. Rent is $400/month. For more information contact Renee at 612-703-5256 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Updated June 28, 2018
Applications Now Open for Bethany House
Applications are now being accepted for September 2018 - May 2019 in the Bethany House, which is a home for women to live in community, pray and take meals together, and discern whether God is calling them to consecrated life. Bethany House is sponsored by the Office of Vocations and is located in Northeast Minneapolis. Qualities of a good candidate include single women, ages 20-27, interested in dedicating a year to intentionally discerning a vocation to religious life. If this describes you, learn more on the website.
Updated February 19, 2018
There are no postings at this time.
Abria Child Enrichment Volunteer
Supervise children and organize developmentally enriching ideas for them while their parents attend clinic sessions. Needed Thursday or Friday, 9:00-10:30 a.m. and/or 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.; 1:00-2:30 p.m. and/or 2:30-4:00 p.m. Contact Teresa Naughton, Education Program Manager, at email@example.com.
Posted September 12, 2018
Middle School Faith Formation Catechists
The Catholic Community of St. Odilia in Shoreview is looking for catechists for its middle school Faith Formation program. Help deepen students' understanding and love of God by presenting lesson plans provided by the Coordinator, facilitating group discussion, and demonstrating what it means to be a Catholic in the world today. Classes begin on September 26th and are held approximately twice a month. For more inforamtion, contact Nathan Stewart, Coordinator of Catechesis and Confirmation, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 651-415-3343.
Posted September 11, 2018
Confirmation Catechesis for Hastings Parish
Co-lead small groups of 9th grade boys and girls as they prepare to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. Sundays 4 - 6 p.m. Some compensation available in the form of gas cards. Contact Confirmation Coordinator Mariah Smith if interested, email@example.com.
Posted August 23, 2018
Guide for World Youth Day in Panama
JMJyouth is a youth pilgrimage company based in San Diego, California. They are looking for guides to provide spiritual and logistical care to their pilgrim groups traveling to World Youth Day in Panama, January 2018. WYD Guides are responsible for a group of approximately 40 to 60 people from their arrival to departure from Panamá City. You will not receive compensation, but all your travel expenses will be paid for. WYD Guides must be:
- 100% available January 15-29, 2019;
- 22 years of age or older, with the maturity to lead not just youth, but their leaders;
- Fluent in English. A second language is helpful but not necessary; and
- A Catholic in good standing with a great desire to impart our Holy Faith to the youth entrusted to you.
For more information and to apply, please visit JMJyouth's website.
Posted July 24, 2018
There are no postings at this time.
Ian O'Hagan is offering tutoring sessions in Latin and Greek for students who require assistance in these languages. Ian is a high school teacher at Chesterton Academy in Edina and has extensive background teaching and tutoring for a variety of age groups. He is available in the evenings Thursday-Saturday. Tutoring sessions are $20 per hour, but rates are flexible. References are available. For more information, or to schedule tutoring sessions, contact Ian at 314-764-0900
Posted October 19, 2017