The Diocese of Des Moines

School Openings

St. Pius X School - Urbandale, Iowa

Food Service Worker


St. Pius X School is hiring a Food Service worker to help prepare school lunch each day and be the point of sale for each student as they go through the lunch line.  Candidates need to be comfortable working with a computer to check students through the line as well as talking to the students as they pass by. A non-certified job application is available under the 'ABOUT US' page at 'Job Opportunities' on our website at: If you are interested please contact our Food Service Director, Jennifer Schultz at:

On-site supervisor of child care

St. Pius x catholic school - urbandale, iowa


We are looking for a motivated individual who is interested in making a difference in the lives of children and their families by providing an organized and caring environment within our St Pius Community. The On-Site Supervisor will be responsible for the daily operational and instructional procedures for the Pius Pals programs which includes a before and after school program and a summer program.  This is a full-time position that would report directly to the Director of the Pius Pals Program.


As an On-Site Supervisor of Child Care you will:

Ensure the overall well-being of children
Establish healthy, safe, and developmentally appropriate practices
Ensure children are accounted for and proper record keeping is maintained.
Ensure parents are immediately notified of any emergency or other serious incidents.
Scheduling activities and transportation needs.
Maintain clear communication with parents
Manage the center and provide for financial soundness for the centers long term success



Need to be at least 18 years of age.
Has obtained a high school diploma or passed a general educational development test.
Education degree preferred, if not must meet the Department of Human Services requirements for On-Site Supervisor without education degrees. 
Candidates must meet the Department of Human Services requirements for an On-Site Supervisor position for schools with childcare. 
Must have a clear understanding of good business practices, administration, and child development.
Must be willing to fill out and successfully pass criminal and child abuse record checks.
Must be willing to submit your fingerprints and successfully pass National criminal history checks.
Must have current certification in infant, child and adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), first aid, and Iowa’s training for the mandatory reporting of child abuse.
Previous child care experience, On-Site Supervisor experience preferred.
Strong skill set in working with families and staff.


Please apply at the St. Pius X School website:

Faith Formation Director (Full-Time)

Holy Trinity Catholic Church and School - Des Moines, Iowa


Holy Trinity Catholic Church and School in Des Moines, Iowa is seeking a full time Faith Formation Director. General responsibilities require providing vision and coordination for the Parish's efforts in ministry to Pre-school through High School Confirmation students and their parents, and in addition collaborate with the parish school.

The qualified applicant must be a faithful practicing Catholic who is knowledgeable in the faith and has the ability to relate to children and their parents. The position requires an individual who is well-organized, enthusiastic, and able to work collaboratively in a team environment that fosters the spirit and ideals of Vatican II.


Position requires availability to work on Sundays and evenings.


Requirements: Two to three years experience in Catechetical leadership, Advanced Catechetical ministry formation or degree in theology/pastoral studies.


Information/Application Contact:
Holy Trinity Catholic Church and School
Attn: Regina Montgomery
2926 Beaver Avenue Des Moines, Iowa 50310