Updated December 21, 2007
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.
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SAINT JANE DE CHANTAL: Biography by André Ravier. Newly republished. DeSales Resources and Ministries. (800) 782-2270 or www.desalesresource.org.
NEW GUEST HOUSE (sleeps 8)1/4 mile from Priory. Call Beverly rates and reservation. (802)824-8416.
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.
COSMIC CATHOLIC FAITH-SHARING MANUAL. The Ecology/Economy/Eucharist Connection. Download free. www.secondenlightenment.org
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NOTE CARDS. Free continental-US Shipping. Phone: 1-888-707-6255. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: www.smallsmallacts.com Fax: (317) 240-1827.
Homilists -- Preaching -- Retreats
HOMILISTS, PREACHERS: Stories, notes and resources to assist you in your ministry. Web site: www.connections-mediaworks.com
GRADUATE INTERNSHIP - VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY, Villanova University offers a two-year graduate Campus Ministry Internship for those pursuing a graduate degree in the academic field of their choice. All applicants should be graduated from college by August 2007. One year of volunteer and/or general work experience is preferred. Faith filled applicants are a "must" and need to be willing to share their journey of faith in God with others. Interns work and live in Freshmen residence halls modeling, building, and living Christian community. They offer students opportunities to develop personally and spiritually through liturgy, service projects, retreats and evenings of reflection. Interns receive room and board, tuition remission, and a stipend. Deadline: February 15, 2008. Additional information and the application form is available through our website, www.campusministry.villanova.edu choose Graduate Internships. E-mail: email@example.com or call (610) 619-4479.
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
DYNAMIC, CREATIVE PREACHING -- Parish missions, Faculty in-service, retreats for religious. Web site: www.sabbathretreats.org
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: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: www.berakah.org
Visit LIVINGSTONE GUESTHOUSE and find the sun in Sarasota, FL. Individual retreats, spiritual direction, and counseling. Women's Makeover Retreat. (941)445-5252 www.livingstoneguesthouse.com
REDEMPTORIST RENEWAL CENTER, Tucson, AZ., presents Catholic Writers Retreats 2008: The Final Steps in Manuscript (Book length project) Preparation and Submittal (Feb.6-10, 2008) with Charles Roth, Thomas Santa, Vinita Hampton Wright and Frank Cunningham; Catholic Screenwriters Workshop (Feb. 25-28, 2008) and Cinema for the Soul Weekend Retreat (Feb. 29-March2, 2008), conducted by Virginia McCarthy; The Art and Practice of Spiritual Writing (March 7-10, 2008) conducted by Thomas Santa, Teresa Blythe, and Peter Tran. For more information, call (520)744-3400. E-mail: email@example.com or visit www.desertrenewal.org
SPRING SABBATICAL: May 7 - June 7, 2008. WINTER SABBATICAL: Jan. 5 - Feb. 5, 2009. An ideal environment for spiritual renewal, theological updating and holistic relaxation. For more information contact Julie Mussche, Center for Spiritual Development, 434 S. Batavia Street, Orange, CA 92868-3907. (714) 744-3175 ext. 4406. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.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.
Senior Adult Ministry
SENIOR ADULT MINISTRY & SPIRITUAL GERONTOLOGY -- New visions, New vitality, New materials, Professional Certificate in Spiritual Gerontology. Phone: (636) 273-6898. www.SeniorAdultMinistry.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
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
ARE YOU RENTING? Employed? Desire religious life? Love the Poor? Formation in your area. Call Franciscan Sisters of Joy (402) 551-0347.
THE FRANCISCAN COVENANT PROGRAM seeks Catholic Men and Women, married or single, under 67, free of financial and family obligations to LIVE, WORK and PRAY with the Friars in Retreat and other ministries in California. Need mature, spiritually motivated, adaptable candidates for minimum 1 year commitment. Call Dan or Linda at 760 757 3651 or email@example.com
FAITH FORMATION CONSULTANT. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston located in West Virginia has an opening for a Faith Formation Consultant. This position serves the Parkersburg, West Virginia and Clarksburg, West Virginia Vicariates. The Faith Formation Consultant works in collaboration with the various ministry offices to provide an effective coordination of catechesis to parishes within the vicariate. This person will demonstrate knowledge of lifelong learning by articulating a vision of faith development including adults, youth and children. The Faith Formation Consultant will provide consultation on catechetical matters to parishes through site visits. This individual will also research and propose catechetical models that can be adapted to the needs of particular parishes and areas. Qualified individuals must have a Masters Degree in Theology, Religious Education or related field. The individual must possess strong leadership, organizational, interpersonal and relationship building skills. Must be able to communicate and make presentations. This person must be a practicing Catholic with a commitment and understanding of the Catholic Church traditions and teachings. An understanding or willingness to learn the cultural context of rural Appalachian life is important. Please respond by December 21, 2007, with letter of interest and resume to: Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, Michael A. Nau, Human Resources Office, PO Box 230, Wheeling, WV 26003, Phone (304)233-0880. Fax: (304)233-4086.
SABBATICAL PROGRAM DIRECTOR. The SAT Sabbatical Program, an affiliate of the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California seeks Catholic director beginning on July 1, 2008. The SAT Sabbatical, founded in 1960, provides renewal for religious, laity and diocesan priests, in mid-life and beyond. The Director is the chief administrator who works collaboratively with a core team. Background in spirituality, administration and the ability to articulate and implement the SAT mission is required. For more information about SAT visit our website at: www.satgtu.org. Salary is negotiable. For further information contact, Robert Mallon, Chair of the Search Committee at: firstname.lastname@example.org Application must be received by March 1, 2008
NATIONAL DIRECTOR sought for the St. Vincent Pallotti Center, an organization promoting lay volunteer and missionary service opportunities. A graduate degree in pastoral studies, faith formation or related field, as well as some teaching experience and web familiarity desired. Excellent communication skills; familiarity with Catholic and volunteer cultures; experience with young adults, nonprofit management and budgeting required. Position is based in Washington, DC. Full description and application information available at www.pallotticenter.org. EOE.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR- The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford serving 213 parishes in central Connecticut, and its Office of Urban Affairs, located in New Haven, is seeking a full-time Social Action Director. The successful candidate will provide leadership to a FT/PT staff of 8 to ensure that the mission and the goals, objectives and advocacy issues established by the Board of Directors are developed and implemented. Must have knowledge of the Roman Catholic faith. A Masters degree in theology, religious studies, social studies or public administration, with a working knowledge of principles of religious social teaching, and five years of management experience preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. Job description is available at www.oua-adh.org Deadline: January 15, 2008. E-mail cover letter, resume, salary history and three references to: Search Committee, Office of Urban Affairs of the Archdiocese of Hartford, email@example.com
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford serving 213 parishes in central Connecticut, and its Office of Urban Affairs, located in New Haven, is seeking a full-time Social Action Director. The successful candidate will provide leadership to a FT/PT staff of 8 to ensure that the mission and the goals, objectives and advocacy issues established by the Board of Directors are developed and implemented. Must have knowledge of the Roman Catholic faith. A Masters degree in theology, religious studies, social studies or public administration, with a working knowledge of principles of religious social teaching, and five years of management experience preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. Job description is available at www.oua-adh.org. Deadline: January 15, 2008. E-mail cover letter, resume, salary history and three references to: Search Committee, Office of Urban Affairs of the Archdiocese of Hartford, firstname.lastname@example.org
PASTORAL SERVICES LIAISON. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, seeks a person for the position of Pastoral Services Liaison. This position is located in Martinsburg, West Virginia, and the person will serve the Martinsburg Vicariate of the Diocese. The liaison works with the Vicar Forane and Diocesan Services to accomplish vicariate and Diocesan goals consistent with the needs of the Diocese, vicariate and its parishes. This person will work with Diocesan Services to facilitate the formation, to motivate and grow parish ministry by initiating, developing and conducting programs within the vicariate. This person must understand and form a composite profile of the vicariate, identify key individual and support groups and agencies that may be resources to the vicariate. Works with the Vicar Forane to establish vicariate priorities and develops long and short term goals and action plans for the vicariate. Person should have a Masters Degree in theology, religious education or related field. The individual must be a practicing Catholic in unity with the Doctrine, teachings and traditions of the Roman Catholic Church. Strong leadership, organizational, interpersonal and relationship building skills are essential. Please respond with letter of interest and resume by December 21, 2007 to: Michael A. Nau, Director Human Resources, Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, PO Box 230, Wheeling, WV 26003. E-mail: email@example.com
PRINCIPAL, Established in 1964, La Reina High School is a private Catholic college preparatory school for girls in grades 7 through 12. The school, sponsored by the Sisters of Notre Dame, is located in beautiful Thousand Oaks, California. It is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Western Catholic Education Association. Candidates for Principal must be active, practicing Catholics, possess a Master's degree, and Teaching Credential (a California Administrative Credential is preferred). A minimum of 5 years teaching experience and 3 years of administrative experience at the secondary level are required. Please visit our website at www.LaReina.com for a more detailed job description. A letter of interest and a resume can be submitted to LaReinaHR@msn.com
THEOLOGY: Brescia University, an Ursuline, Catholic institution, seeks full-time, tenure-track assistant professor to teach undergraduate courses in theology and, if appropriate, general education courses in philosophy starting in August 2008. Ph.D. in theology or STD, with 18 graduate hours in philosophy preferred. Position includes teaching in time-shortened, on-line, and traditional formats, advising and serving on committees. Send letter of interest, vita, three letters of reference and copies of transcripts to D. Kuntz, Ph.D.; Theology Search Committee Chair, Brescia University, 717 Frederica St., Owensboro, KY 42301. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org closing date January 15, 2008. EOE
ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT of Catholic Schools: The Archdiocese of Hartford seeks a dynamic and collaborative leader to assist the Superintendent of Catholic Schools in providing direction, guidance, service and leadership to seventy vibrant schools. All application and inquiries about the position must be submitted to: Karen Kean, Director of Human Resources, Archdiocese of Hartford, and 134 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, Connecticut, 06105. E-Mail: email@example.com Phone number (860)541-6491. More information about the Office of Catholic Schools can be found on the website: www.adh-ocs.org Applications should be submitted no later than December 30, 2007. The Assistant Superintendent will assume duties on or about July 1, 2008.
ST. FRANCIS BORGIA PARISH is looking for the right person (s) to coordinate the Life Teen youth ministry program in Washington, MO. We are seeking someone who is passionate about our Catholic faith and wishes to share that with young people. This position is responsible for maintaining the weekly 6 p.m. Mass, reaching out to all youth in the community, maintaining and recruiting a volunteer base, providing spiritual and social enrichment to young people and developing relationships with the staff and parish. Please send cover letter and resume to: Fr. Andrew Sigmund, 115 Cedar St., Washington, MO 63090. Call (636)239-6701 Ext. 1514 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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