Diocesan Openings

Catholic Tuition Organization

Catholic Tuition Organization is adding a full-time marketing/administrative assistant to work directly with the executive director to provide database entry management, support marketing efforts through social media and special events.  The job description is online at www.CTOIowa.org/contact.php.  To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and references to jwells@dmdiocese.org.


 Director of Professional Development

The Diocese of Des Moines Catholic Schools Office is seeking a Director of Professional Development to provide support and leadership for coordinated professional development across the diocese. The diocesan staff will provide a team approach that will focus on curriculum, assessment, and instruction. The candidate will assist in leadership and support to building administrators and teachers through collaborative planning, professional development, coaching, alignment of curriculum and assessment practices, data analysis to inform best practice, development of systemic responses to academic and behavior needs for all students.  The candidate will need to have a strong understanding of educational standards, curriculum design, vertical alignment, and implementation.


20 hours/week


 Education and Experience

Masters degree in Education Leadership (or equivalent program)


  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the leadership field

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Proficient in digital tools for data analysis and collaboration such as statistical software, GoogleDrive and video conferencing/cloud collaboration platforms

  • Leadership skills including visioning, active listening, coaching, facilitation, and use of data for decision making

  • Ability to prioritize resources for continuous improvement

  • Knowledge of staff development as it applies to both teaching and learning, and leading professional learning communities

  • Ability to analyze data and skills to format data into effective programs

View the job description here.  To apply, please submit cover letter, resume to Teach Iowa by February 28, 2020.