Ministries, Jobs and Volunteer Opportunities


Executive Director of Catholic Charities
Diocese: Houma-Thibodaux, Louisiana
Contact Sister Celeste Cotter, CSJ

Full-time DRE position
Applicants must be bilingual.
Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish
620 5th Ave.
Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 620.851.1100
Please contact Father Timothy Malcahey if interested.
Associate Director: The position of Associate Director of the Religious Formation Conference, located in Chicago, IL, will be open after the conclusion of the RFC’s National Congress in November 2017. The job description, application process and timeline are posted on the Conference website: The Conference hopes to have a new Associate Director in place by January 2018. Preference will be given to applications received by October 10, 2017.

Hospital Chaplaincy: The Archdiocese of Chicago is seeking religious priests interested in hospital ministry. Please contact Fr. William Grogan, Vicar for Hospital and Health Affairs, at 312.5348.339 or

Director of Pastoral Care: Mercy Circle seeks candidates for this full-time (32 hrs./wk.), benefit-eligible leadership role. The Director is responsible for providing spiritual and emotional support and counseling services to residents, families and staff of the newly constructed continuing care and retirement community sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy and located on Chicago’s south side. If interested, submit resume and salary history to Susan Tirpak, Human Resources Manager, at Job description and requirements available here.

Executive Director: The Catholic Volunteer Network is searching for candidates to serve as Executive Director to provide national leadership, direction and outcomes of Catholic Volunteer Network. For more information, contact Richard Sbarbaro, Trinity Executive Partnership: 708.531.0100 or


HandsON+HeartsIN – Volunteer Outreach Program for Women: The Chicago Archdiocesan Vocation Association (CAVA) is extending an invitation to non-members (women’s communities) to participate in this volunteer outreach program. Participation involves traveling to Mississippi with CAVA vocation ministers and women discerners. We need your help in spreading the word. Please invite women discerners to consider joining us. This is a collaborative program that provides women discerners a mission trip experience. Please contact Sr. Sharon Glumb at  or call 847.577.5972 for more information. For promotional materials, click here.


Taller de José: Taller de José is looking for religious women and men to serve as compañeras/os. Compañeras/os listen to clients to assess the services they need and accompany them in the process of finding resources. Volunteers must be proficient in Spanish and physically able to accompany clients via public transportation. This is a wonderful ministry experience for “retired” religious or people in formation who would like to work with immigrants. For more information contact Sr. Kathy Brazda, CSJ at or 773.523.8321. Click here for more information.