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

Most recently updated on January 16, 2019. Thank you for your interest and please check back frequently!


Middle School and High School Youth Ministry Coordinator
St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish, Scarborough; St. John & Holy Cross Parish, South Portland; St. Bartholomew Parish, Cape Elizabeth

The parishes of St. Bartholomew (Cape Elizabeth), St. John & Holy Cross (South Portland), and St. Maximilian Kolbe (Scarborough) seek a middle school and high school youth coordinator who invites youth (sixth through twelfth grades) into growing relationships with Jesus Christ and His Church. The successful candidate must be a practicing Catholic, enjoy working with youth, have a solid background in catechesis, be willing to become certified, possess excellent interpersonal skills, and have a willingness to work evenings and weekends.  To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to: Katie Benedict, Business Manager, 150 Black Point Road, Scarborough, ME  04074.  Interested parties can also email their materials to katie.benedict@portlanddiocese.org.


Music Teacher
St. Brigid School, Portland

An immediate opening exists for a Pre-K through eighth grade music teacher at St. Brigid School in Portland. The position involves teaching four days per week. In addition to teaching general music classes, the teacher is responsible for organizing the music ministry at weekly school Masses that includes the third/fourth grade chorus and student players. Other responsibilities include organizing special events, the annual Christmas Concert, and Fine Arts Night. Must have Maine Teacher Certification or be certification eligible. Please send a cover letter, resume, three references, and a copy of a State of Maine Teaching Certificate and Maine State Fingerprint (CHRC) authorization to: Mr. William Burke, Principal, St. Brigid School, 695 Stevens Avenue, Portland, ME 04013. Interested parties can also email their materials to william.burke@portlanddiocese.org.


Teacher (Grade 2)
Holy Cross School, South Portland

Holy Cross School in South Portland has an opening for a second-grade teacher, starting in the 2019-20 school year. Candidates must be certified (or be eligible for certification) by the Maine Department of Education. To apply, complete this application (https://portlanddiocese.org/sites/default/files/files/2042_Employmentapplication(1).pdf) and return it, along with your resume, to Christine L’Abbé, principal, at chris.labbe@portlanddiocese.org. You can also send your materials to: Holy Cross School, 436 Broadway, South Portland, ME 04106. If you have any questions, feel free to call the school at (207) 799-6661.


Teacher (Grade 1)
Holy Cross School, South Portland

Holy Cross School in South Portland has an opening for a first-grade teacher, starting in the 2019-20 school year. Candidates must be certified (or be eligible for certification) by the Maine Department of Education. To apply, complete this application (https://portlanddiocese.org/sites/default/files/files/2042_Employmentapplication(1).pdf) and return it, along with your resume, to Christine L’Abbé, principal, at chris.labbe@portlanddiocese.org. You can also send your materials to: Holy Cross School, 436 Broadway, South Portland, ME 04106. If you have any questions, feel free to call the school at (207) 799-6661.


Parish Receptionist
Good Shepherd Parish, Saco

Good Shepherd Parish in Saco is looking for a full-time receptionist. The person must be a member in good standing of the Catholic Church. The position requires stellar communication and organizational skills to work with parish staff, volunteers and parishioners; a familiarity with the sacramental requirements of the Catholic Church; and the ability to handle, discuss and retain confidentiality on a variety of personal matters. Candidates should have basic PC skills and be proficient with MS Outlook and MS Office, Google Calendar, and attaching documents. The receptionist is benefit eligible for health, dental and vision. The full job description is available at www.goodshepherdparish.us/employment-opportunities. To apply, send a cover letter, resume and three references to: Good Shepherd Parish, 271 Main Street, Saco, ME 04072. Interested parties can also email their materials to goodshepherd@portlanddiocese.org.


Sexton
All Saints Parish, Brunswick

All Saints Parish is now accepting applications for a part-time sexton for St. Mary Church in Bath.  The sexton is responsible for light property maintenance, cleanliness of the facility, shoveling of walkways, and supporting the residential priest, parish staff, and volunteers. Additional duties also include setting up and cleaning up the function hall, trash and recycling removal, organizing maintenance areas, washing and buffing floors as needed, and daily restroom maintenance. Applicants should be professional, able to perform outlined tasks with minimal supervision, flexible when situations occur that need their direct attention, able to work well with others, good communicators, and be able to pass a post-offer physical exam. Knowledge of the Catholic church or willingness to learn is a must.  Janitorial experience of 3-5 years preferred. This position is 20 hours per week (Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., with occasional weekend work as needed. Benefits include health, dental, pension, life insurance, vacation time, personal days, and paid holidays. All interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and four references (two non-related personal and two professional) to: charleen.foley@portlanddiocese.org.  If you have any questions regarding this position, please call Charleen Foley at (207) 443-3423.


Organist/Keyboardist/Choir Director (One Position)
Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Boothbay Harbor

Our Lady Queen of Peace Church in Boothbay Harbor, part of All Saints Parish, seeks an organist/keyboardist/choir director to accompany weekend Masses, direct the choir, and play for weddings and funerals year-round. The successful candidate will also play for weekly choir practice, holy days, and seasonal services. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Charleen.Foley@portlanddiocese.org. Interested parties can also mail their materials to:  All Saints Parish, Attn: Charleen Foley, 144 Lincoln Street, Bath, ME  04543. For more information, call the parish office at (207) 725-2624 and ask for Gil Peterson.