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The Diocesan Office of Human Resources posts available positions on this page. 

Most recently updated on October 17, 2019. Thank you for your interest and please check back frequently!


Assistant Housing Manager
Diocesan Bureau of Housing (DBH)

The Diocesan Bureau of Housing (DBH) seeks an assistant housing manager to help in its mission of providing quality, low-income, elderly housing. DBH maintains 540 units across Maine. Responsibilities include program management and compliance, property facilities management, managing housing and maintenance staff at multiple locations, regulatory reporting, resident retention, special projects, and periodic inspections of properties and assets. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with solid property management experience (minimum of five years) and an understanding of all phases of residential property management including marketing, leasing, resident relations and compliance. Must be able to travel to the various locations.  Benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance as well as a pension plan, paid holidays, vacation time, and sick time. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and references to: hr@portlanddiocese.org. Interested parties can also mail their materials to: Elizabeth Allen, Human Resources Director, Diocese of Portland, 510 Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME 04103-4936.


Pre-Kindergarten Assistant Teacher
St. Brigid School, Portland

St. Brigid School in Portland seeks a pre-kindergarten assistant teacher. The position is Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, three references, and a copy of a State of Maine Teaching Certificate and Maine State Fingerprint (CHRC) authorization to: William Burke, Principal, St. Brigid School, 695 Stevens Avenue, Portland, ME 04103. Interested parties can also email their materials to william.burke@portlanddiocese.org.


Aftercare Teachers
St. Brigid School, Portland

St. Brigid School in Portland seeks additional members for its aftercare team. The aftercare teachers can serve one or several afternoons per week from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and supervise and ensure the safety of students within the aftercare program, provide a fun and nurturing environment for children, assist with homework, create engaging activities, and be alert to the needs of students as individuals. Must hold or be eligible for a CHRC from the Maine Department of Education. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to: Mary Ann Russo, St. Brigid School, 695 Stevens Avenue, Portland, ME 04103. Interested parties can also email their materials to maryann.russo@portlanddiocese.org.


Kindergarten Teacher
St. John Regional Catholic School, Winslow

St. John Catholic School is accepting applications for the position of kindergarten teacher. Applicants must hold a current Maine Certificate and CHRC. St. John School offers small class size which gives staff the opportunity to work closely with each student. To apply, please email your cover letter, resume, and three professional letters of reference to valerie.wheeler@portlanddiocese.org.


Office Manager
St. John Vianney Parish, Fort Kent

St. John Vianney Parish in Fort Kent seeks an office manager. This person should be knowledgeable about the Catholic faith, comfortable working with a computer, and able to communicate in both French and English. This is a 35 hours per week position. If interested, please visit the parish office at 26 East Main Street in Fort Kent during normal business hours (Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. – noon) or call (207) 834-5656.


Certified Nursing Assistant or Personal Support Specialist
Frances Warde Convent, Portland

The Sisters of Mercy seek a certified nursing assistant or personal support specialist to provide physical care and support services for the healthcare needs of the Sisters of Mercy that reside at Frances Warde Convent, a 16-bed private residence in Portland. The schedule is Tuesday and Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and every Saturday from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. CNA or PSS certification is required, and prior experience in a healthcare or religious organization is strongly preferred.  The successful candidate will be enthusiastic to provide direct care to the sisters with an understanding and appreciation of the traditions and culture associated with the Sisters of Mercy. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Lisa Driscoll, PHR, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, 15 Highland View Road, Cumberland, RI 02864. Interested parties can also e-mail their materials to ldriscoll@mercyne.org.